East Atchison Lady Wolves win NWMO Tournament

East Atchison Lady Wolves win NWMO Tournament

The East Atchison Lady Wolves won the 2018 NWMO Tournament Saturday, January 27, 2018. Pictured are team members, from left to right: front row – Madison Ohrt, Tawni Martin, Mercedes Parshall, Kaely Kirwan, Grace Martin, and Shelbey Morris; and back row – Chloe Bruns, Lily Graves, Jesse Graves, Jaycee Graves, Kilea Cooper, Morgan Parshall, and Kinley Thornhill.

The East Atchison Lady Wolves varsity basketball team has been unstoppable this season. With only one loss so far, the girls have become a powerhouse, taking down the competition and usually winning by around 20 points. Though Jaycee Graves has definitely put her name on the “high-scorers’ board” in the northwest region by becoming an unbeatable force on the court (she scored 33 points in last Tuesday’s contest against Nodaway-Holt), the other Lady Wolves are not far behind with continual two digit totals being put up by three or more players and the rest adding the extra points to get the win.
The girls took the Northwest Missouri Tournament by storm this past week and won the championship by defeating Worth County on Saturday, January 27, 2018, in Burlington Junction. The girls continue to make East Atchison a much-talked about team and as they stand five games back from Districts (as of 1/27/18), they go on strong with a 19-1 overall record and an undefeated 275 Conference record of 8-0.

East Atchison 69 vs. South Nodaway 48
Varsity Girls at NWMO Tournament
Monday, January 22, 2018
Girls               PTS    3-PTS.
Thornhill         17           –
Mo. Parshall   13          1
Me. Parshall   11          2
L. Graves        11          –
Ja. Graves      10          –
Bruns               4           –
Cooper             2          –
T. Martin           1          –

East Atchison 63 vs. Nodaway-Holt 44
Varsity Girls at NWMO Tournament
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Girls             PTS    3-PTS.
Ja. Graves    33          –
Thornhill         8           –
Me. Parshall   6           –
Je. Graves     4           –
Cooper           3           –
Morris             2            –
Bruns             2            –
L. Graves       2            –
G. Martin        2            –
Mo. Parshall   1            –

East Atchison 68 vs. Worth County 59
Varsity Girls at NWMO Tournament
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Girls             PTS    3-PTS.
Ja. Graves    19           –
Mo. Parshall 16           3
Thornhill       12           –
Cooper           6           2
Me. Parshall   6           –
L. Graves       3            –
Ohrt                3           1
Bruns              2           –
T. Martin          1           –

 

Tawni Martin eyes the basket in an East Atchison game during the NWMO Tournament.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Morgan Parshall scored 16 points in the EA championship win over Worth County in the NWMO Tournament.

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