Former Zizzer Takes Helm at Presentation College


Good news from the Eastern front as West Plains Zizzers alumni Jacob Plocher has been hired as Head Women’s soccer coach at D3 Presentation College in Aberdeen, SD. Plocher was a 3-year Varsity Letter Winner at West Plains High School (2001-2003). He was named 2nd Team All-District Midfielder in in 2003. That’s a photo of […]

Ozark Conference Soccer: Joplin At Kickapoo Tonight!


The 2012 Ozark Conference title will likely be decided Tuesday when Joplin visits Kickapoo. The two teams are undefeated in the Conference and if they needed additional incentive, the game will also establish the top seed for the Class 3 District 12 tournament. Joplin has a high-powered offense that will meet a strong, physical challenge […]

Ozark Conference Soccer


UPDATED – Full schedule this evening with all ten teams playing. Joplin is looking to continue their unbeaten run, they are 2-0 in the Ozark Conference and 5-0 overall, having outscored their opponents 31-0 thus far. Rolla and Glendale open Conference play tonight, with the Bulldogs visiting Parkview and the Falcons hosting Camdenton, the two […]

Rolla Bulldogs Move to Class 2 in New MSHSAA Districts

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MSHSAA has released the new District assignments for soccer. The biggest news is the move to Class 2 for the Rolla Bulldogs, who join Bolivar, Marshfield and Jeff City Helias in District 10. West Plains also moves back to Class 2 again after two years in Class 3, joining Hillcrest, Log-Rog, Republic and Willard in […]

West Plains Competes At ReMax Cup In Harrison

West Plains Lady Zizzers at Harrison, 2010 (credit: Randy Hunt)

My ‘Spring Cardinal’, the harbinger of the season’s start, kicked off early this morning in Harrison AR. Coach Chris Pratt has brought together a competitive set of teams in both Boy’s and Girl’s soccer for the day. The Goblin’s got pretty good weather for the event, where it’s 51 degree’s with a chance of rain […]

West Plains Zizzers Open Season At Harrison March 19th

Nixa vs Harrison (at Ozark, April 2010)

The Arkansas High School season (Boys and Girls) opened yesterday, February 28th. It was also the start of Preseason Practice for Missouri Girls High School programs where 37 girls came out in West Plains. The first games of the season for the Zizzer’s will come at the Harrison ReMax Classic where Coach Schmitt’s squad lost […]

Saturday Missouri HS Soccer Report

West Plains Lady Zizzers at Harrison, 2010 (credit: Randy Hunt)

From the ReMax Cup in Harrison: Harrison Lady Goblins – 1 Little Rock Christian – 1 The Goblins took an early lead midway through the 1st half and gave up the tying goal midway through the second half. Little Rock Christian advances to the Title game via PK’s, winning 5-4. West Plains Zizzers – 3 […]