Sports

State Track send-off for Rock Port Blue Jays

Written on May 21, 2019

Students and staff of Rock Port R-II School lined the hallways Thursday, May 16, 2019, for a send-off as Rock Port athletes headed to State Track. The band played while the athletes walked through the halls receiving applause and wishes of good luck.

EA Wolves end season, falling by two claws to Maysville

Written on May 21, 2019

Gus Hurst scores a run, followed closely behind by Max Hopkins, in the East Atchison Wolves’ District loss. (Karen Williams’ Photo) After winning their senior night game by stealing home plate to score the winning run, the East Atchison Wolves were pumped up and ready to compete in their District game Saturday, May 11. The  Continue Reading »

County athletes take the medal stand at Class 1 State Track Championships

Written on May 21, 2019

Gage McAdams finishes off his high school career in the pole vault as a four-time state champion. Gage cleared 14’6” to win, then attempted a new state record of 15’3”. Gage McAdams was all smiles as he stood on top of the medal stand on Saturday. Gage threw his best in the javelin on Saturday  Continue Reading »

Brumbaugh competes at state golf

Written on May 21, 2019

Ethan Brumbaugh hits the ball on the fairway at the Sedalia Country Club. (Photo by Mound City News) Rock Port golfer Ethan Brumbaugh competed in the 80th MSHSAA Boys Golf Championships May 13 and 14, 2019, at the Sedalia Country Club in Sedalia, Missouri. Ethan shot an 83 the first day of Class 1 competition  Continue Reading »

Athletes compete at Sectional Track Meet

Written on May 14, 2019

Rock Port’s 4×400 meter relay team qualified for state track with a second place finish. Relay members are Makenna Farmer, Riley Vogler, Rachel Vogler and Marisa Carder. Alivia Baucom (RP) qualified in two events. The first was discus where she placed second with a throw of  121’2” and then the shot put with a fourth  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Golf Club Youth Clinic June 4-6

Written on May 14, 2019

The Tarkio Golf Club is hosting its annual Youth Clinic Tuesday, June 4, through Thursday, June 6. Lessons will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. followed by a meal. Brad Volker will again be leading the clinic. Brad is the teaching pro at Shoal Creek Golf Course in Liberty and is a graduate of Tarkio High School.  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Outlaws play in first tournament

Written on May 14, 2019

The ATCO Outlaws, an 11 and under travel baseball team consisting of players from Rock Port, Tarkio and Fairfax, participated in their first tournament May 4-5 in Raymore, Missouri. The Outlaws won their first two pool play games on Saturday (one of them in walk-off fashion), and then went on to lose an elimination game  Continue Reading »

Blue Jays compete in sectional golf – Ethan Brumbaugh advances to State

Written on May 14, 2019

Ethan Brumbaugh qualified for State Golf at the Sectional Golf Tournament May 6 and 7. Rock Port golfers competed in the Class 1, Sectional 4 Golf Tournament May 6 and 7, 2019, at Shirkey Golf Course in Orrick, Missouri. The Blue Jays’ team placed seventh overall with a score of 413. Bishop LeBlond won the  Continue Reading »

HSE Showtime National champs

Written on May 14, 2019

The St. Joseph Dominators played in the 17 and under division in the Showtime National Tournament, held May 11 and 12, 2019, at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri. The team was down by 20 points at half-time and went on to win first place. Pictured above (left to right) are members of  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Golf Club Youth Clinic

Written on May 7, 2019

The Tarkio Golf Club is hosting its annual Youth Clinic Tuesday, June 4, through Thursday, June 6. Lessons will be from 4:00-5:30 p.m. followed by a meal. Brad Volker will again be leading the clinic. Brad is the teaching pro at Shoal Creek Golf Course in Liberty and is a graduate of Tarkio High School.  Continue Reading »

17th Annual Tarkio Rotary Golf Tournament June 4

Written on May 7, 2019

The 17th Annual Tarkio Rotary Golf Tournament will be played at the Tarkio Golf Club on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and tee time is 8:00 a.m. Approximately 72 participants are expected to enjoy the friendly competition and lunch provided by the Tarkio Hy-Vee. The four-person scramble format tournament results will  Continue Reading »

275 All-Conference High School Baseball honors

Written on May 7, 2019

Gage McAdams EA senior – 1st Team, unanimous selection   Jake McEnaney, EA junior – 1st Team, unanimous selection Gus Hurst, EA junior – 1st Team