Sports

Golfers compete in Stanberry and Maryville

Written on September 7, 2016

The East Atchison Lady Wolves have been golfing up a storm since the season began in August. The girls recently traveled to Stanberry and Maryville to compete. At Stanberry on August 31, 2016, the Lady Wolves once again claimed victory. The girls won the event with a team score of 224, followed by Maysville with  Continue Reading »

Jays move to 3-0

Written on September 7, 2016

The Jays move to 3-0 on the season with the win on Friday night against the Stewartsville Cardinals 64-8. It was an offensive and defensive show for the Jays. Offensively five different player scored a touchdown with Tyler Jones leading the way with three, Gavin Abbott, Ryan Dewhirst and Brock Martin all had one a  Continue Reading »

Gilbert to play in Paralympics Wheelchair BB

Written on September 7, 2016

John Gilbert is a member of the U.S. Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Team that will compete in the Rio 2016 Paralympics September 7 – 18, 2016. Gilbert, a graduate of Fairfax R-3 School, is the only Missourian on the team. Twelve men’s and 10 women’s basketball teams will battle for medals at Rio. In an interview  Continue Reading »

Nebraska’s Toughest Mile to be held at Peru State before Homecoming

Written on September 7, 2016

(Peru, Neb.) – The Nebraska’s Toughest Mile (NTM) competition will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1, in Peru, Nebraska. The race, conducted by Peru State’s cross country coach Katy Billings and her Bobcat cross country team, will start at 8 a.m. in one of Nebraska’s hilliest small towns, that being Peru! This is an earlier  Continue Reading »

RP XC Season opener in Maryville

Written on September 7, 2016

The Rock Port Cross Country teams started the season in Maryville on August 30. The course was plenty wet and muddy, testing the runners the whole way. The teams will compete next in Clarinda, Iowa and on September 13 will be running in the Tarkio Invitational. Following are the individual Atchison County results and the  Continue Reading »

Lady Jay Volleyball

Written on September 7, 2016

The Lady Jays traveled to St. Joe to take on Leblond on Tuesday, August 30. Game Scores — 25-20 Leblond win, Leblond win 25-15. Aces: Abbie Hale and Jackie Bradley 1 Each Digs: Jackie Bradley 21 Kills: Jackie Bradley 4, Journi Burke and Cortney LaHue 2 each Assists: Journi Burke 5, Abbie Hale 4 Blocks:  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Girls Golf

Written on September 7, 2016

On August 25, the girls traveled to Maysville for the season opener. Results: Team total-252 Individual: Ally Demott-55 Melanie Wilson-60 Gretchen Tharp-67 Payton Schomburg-70 Rock Port Girls Golf competed in the Maryville Best Ball Tournament played at Mozingo on August 29, 2016. Results: Rock Port got 6th place with a team score of 218. Individual  Continue Reading »

Jr. high Wolves preparing for football season

Written on August 31, 2016

Soon the football stadium will be full of cheering fans for the jr. high East Atchison Wolves Football Team. With the season beginning September 6 at 5 p.m. at NorthWest Nodaway, the Wolves have been gearing up and honing those skills. This year’s team is coached by Cheyenne McClain and Jeremy Palmer. Fourteen players are  Continue Reading »

Lady Wolves host Fairfax Invitational Volleyball Tournament

Written on August 31, 2016

The 21st Annual Fairfax Invitational Volleyball Tournament was held August 23, 25, and 27, 2016. The tournament consisted of pool play on Tuesday and Thursday with a seeded single elimination tournament on Saturday. Teams participating were: East Atchison, South Holt, Mound City, St. Joseph Christian, Nodaway-Holt, Rock Port, West Nodaway, and Benton. East Atchison played  Continue Reading »

Lady Wolves lose first match

Written on August 31, 2016

The East Atchison Lady Wolves hosted East Mills at Tarkio in their first volleyball game of the season August 22, 2016. The JV Lady Wolves were defeated 15-25 and 21-25 by East Mills. Statistics for the JV Lady Wolves are: Bella Hurst – 1 ace, 1 kill; Jaycee Graves – 4 aces, 3 kills; Jesse  Continue Reading »

East Atchison Lady Wolves win first three golf events of the season, break school 9-hole record

Written on August 31, 2016

Talk about swinging toward success! The East Atchison Lady Wolves Golf Team has had a fantastic start to the 2016 season. The girls won the Plattsburg Tournament on Monday, August 22, and then the following day defeated Maryville, Missouri, at Tarkio Golf Course. The Lady Wolves’ 185 9-hole score on Tuesday, August 23, broke the  Continue Reading »

Jays beat Longhorns on the road

Written on August 31, 2016

In week two of the rainy season the Rock Port Blue Jays traveled to Barnard, Missouri to take-on the Platte Valley Longhorns in their second conference match-up. Once again, the rain didn’t stop the entire game as the Jays received the opening kick-off. With the ball on the Longhorn 29 yard line, the Jays offense  Continue Reading »

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