Sports

Undefeated Lady Wolves win 87th annual Fairfax Tournament; Boys’ Championship game Thursday

Written on January 15, 2019

For the second year in a row, the East Atchison Lady Wolves earned the Fairfax Basketball Tournament Championship trophy after a week of taking down the competition. At the end of the tournament, the girls were 15-0. Pictured from left to right are team members: front row – Kaely Kirwan, Lily Graves, Grace Martin, Chloe  Continue Reading »

River Rock Lanes League Standings

Written on January 15, 2019

MONDAY MIXED LEAGUE 12/17/18 Team Standings: 1. 3 Balls & A Split 2. Hits & Misses 3. 300 Wannabe’s 4. B Owners 5. Dreamers 6. Alley Gators 7. Watson Auto High Handicap Game (Team) – Hits & Misses 864, Dreamers 850, B Owners 822; High Handicap Series (Team) – Hits & Misses 2432, Dreamers 2402,  Continue Reading »

87th Fairfax Basketball Tournament

Written on January 9, 2019

The 87th Annual Fairfax Basketball Tournament is underway! The event tipped off with an East Atchison girls’ win against West Nodaway on Monday afternoon. The East Atchison boys continued the winning streak and defeated Nodaway-Holt later that evening. Nodaway-Holt girls defeated Savannah JV and to end the night, the West Nodaway boys defeated Rock Port.   Continue Reading »

Rock Port Elementary Basketball

Written on January 9, 2019

1st place for 4th grade RP Blue Jays Rock Port’s 4th grade boys’ basketball team placed first in the Rock Port Elementary 5th grade basketball tournament on Saturday, January 5. Pictured are team members, from left to right: front row – Brock Sebek-Holmes, Jadyn Geib, and Izac Hurst; back row – Coach Jared Meyerkorth, Dayton  Continue Reading »

2nd place for 6th grade EA Wolves

Written on January 9, 2019

The 6th grade East Atchison Wolves Basketball Team had a great start to their 2019 season. The boys played in their first tournament Saturday, January 5, in Rock Port and placed 2nd. Pictured are team members, from left to right: front row – Bryson Palmer, Colton Hall, Alex Erickson, and Jacob Shubkagel; and back row  Continue Reading »

Slemp wins free throw contest

Written on January 9, 2019

Axyl Slemp’s winning streak has continued. He placed 1st in the District free throw tournament in Brookfield, Missouri, this past weekend and will advance to the next round to be held in St. Louis, Missouri. (TJ Slemp Photo)

Rock Port basketball

Written on January 9, 2019

Sophomore Jagger Freemyer gets in on the action during the  game against Newtown-Harris during the Holiday Hoops Tournament. Sophomore Trey Peshek looks for his next move against Newtown-Harris. He led the Jays with 20 points in the match-up. The Blue Jays won 60-33. Sophomore Makenna Farmer takes the shot during the girls’ game against Polo  Continue Reading »

EA basketball

Written on January 9, 2019

Chloe Bruns shoots for two in the EA 91-10 win over Union Star January 4 in Tarkio. Titus Eaton shoots from the outside in the EA Wolves’ win over Union Star January 4 in Tarkio. Kaely Kirwan takes the ball down the court in the Lady Wolves’ win over Union Star January 4. Zach Garrison  Continue Reading »

Atchison County wrestlers compete in Mid-Buchanan Tournament

Written on January 9, 2019

The East Atchison and Rock Port high school wrestling teams traveled to Faucett, Missouri, to compete in the Mid-Buchanan Tournament Saturday, January 5, 2019.  EA results from the event follow: 106 lbs. – Lucas Joesting (11-8), place is unknown and scored 0.0 team points Round 1 – Wyatt Cunningham (Mid-Buchanan JV) 4-7 won by fall  Continue Reading »

River Rock Lanes League Standings

Written on January 8, 2019

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GALS 12/19/18 Team Standings: 1. Swinging Bowlers 2. Bradley’s 3. Bowling Stones 4. Burke & Sons 5. MADPK 6. Tumble Bugs High Scratch Game (Team) – Swinging Bowlers 569, Burke & Sons 515, Bowling Stones 510; High Scratch Series (Team) – Swinging Bowlers 1632, Bowling Stones 1501, Burke & Sons 1480; High Scratch  Continue Reading »

River Rock Lanes League Standings

Written on December 28, 2018

MONDAY MIXED LEAGUE 12/3/18 Team Standings: 1. 3 Balls & A Split 2. Hits & Misses 3. 300 Wannabe’s 4. B Owners 5. Dreamers 6. Watson Auto 7. Alley Gators High Scratch Game (Team)  – B Owners 701, 3 Balls & A Split 647, Watson Auto 614; High Scratch Series (Team) – B Owners 1859,  Continue Reading »

PSC Youth Girls Basketball Tournament to be held Jan. 27

Written on December 28, 2018

The first Peru State women’s basketball “Slamma Jamma” girls’ basketball tournament will be held Sunday, January 27. The girls-only tournament will be played in the Al Wheeler Activity Center on the campus of Peru State. The tournament will be for girls in grades third through eighth. Each team participating will be guaranteed three games with  Continue Reading »