Sports

MBCA names Graves to All-State Team

Written on March 31, 2020

The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association named Jaycee Graves to the Class 2 All-State Team for 2019-2020 (she was also named to this list last year). Jaycee, from Fairfax, is a senior member of the East Atchison Lady Wolves Basketball Team.

Basketball players honored

Written on March 24, 2020

Alivia Baucom, a 5’8” junior from Rock Port, was named to the Girls’ Class 1 2019-20 Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association All-Northwest District High School Basketball Team. Alex Burke, a 6’5” senior from Rock Port, was named to the Boys’ Class 1 2019-20 Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association All-Northwest District High School Basketball Team. Jaycee  Continue Reading »

MDC forecasts challenging spring turkey hunting

Written on March 24, 2020

Missouri turkey hunters can expect a challenging spring season according to the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The spring turkey hunting season starts with a youth-only weekend April 4 and 5 followed by the regular spring season April 20 through May 10. MDC Turkey Biologist Reina Tyl expects spring turkey hunting to be challenging. “A  Continue Reading »

River Rock Lanes League standings

Written on March 24, 2020

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GALS 3/11/20 Team Standings: 1. Burke & Sons 2. Swinging Bowlers 3. Tumble Bugs 4. MADPK 5. Bradley’s High Scratch Game (Team) – Swinging Bowlers 558, Bradley’s 544, Burke & Sons 534; High Scratch Series (Team) – Swinging Bowlers 1564, Burke & Sons 1542, Tumble Bugs 1509; High Scratch Game – Barb Lynch  Continue Reading »

River Rock Lanes League Standings

Written on March 17, 2020

WEDNESDAY NIGHT GALS 3/4/20 Team Standings: 1. Swinging Bowlers 2. Burke & Sons 3. MADPK 4. Tumble Bugs 5. Bradley’s High Scratch Game (Team) – MADPK 599, Swinging Bowlers 594, Burke & Sons 581; High Scratch Series (Team) – Swinging Bowlers 1725, MADPK 1687, Burke & Sons 1655; High Scratch Game – Ronda Phillipi 208,  Continue Reading »

Rock Port wins at Nodaway-Holt

Written on March 17, 2020

The Rock Port High School Scholar Bowl Team competed at Nodaway-Holt on March 10, 2020. Pictured are, from left to right: front row – Darius Skillen, Ethan Lucas, Cody Davis, and Fischer Tharp; and back row – Caleb Lucas. The Rock Port High School Scholar Bowl Team traveled to Nodaway-Holt to compete on March 10,  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Winter Sports Banquet

Written on March 17, 2020

The Rock Port Winter Sports Banquet was held March 11, 2020. Coach Jim Skillen started the banquet recognizing the girls’ basketball program. Pictured above, left to right, are: front row – Lydia Masonbrink*, Harlee Pritt*, Rachel Vogler,* Johnny Davis* and Darius Skillen*; back row – Mikayla Makings*, Kylie Nuckolls*, Alivia Baucom*, Makenna Farmer*, and Mackenzie  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Optimist ball sign-up

Written on March 10, 2020

Rock Port Optimists’ softball and baseball sign-up sheets for 2020 are being sent out to elementary students. Forms may also be picked up at the Atchison County Mail and dropped off at Rock Port R-II.

River Rock Lanes League Standings

Written on March 10, 2020

MONDAY MIXED LEAGUE 3/2/20 Team Standings: 1. Hits-N-Misses 2. B Owners 3. Dreamers 4. Alley Gators 5. 300 WannaBes 6. Clubbing for XXX High Scratch Game (Team) – B Owners 683, Clubbing for XXX 667, 300 WannaBes 622; High Scratch Series (Team) – B Owners 1954, Clubbing for XXX 1943, Dreamers 1730; High Scratch Game  Continue Reading »

Bywater signs with Highland Community College

Written on March 10, 2020

Tarkio High School senior and East Atchison athlete Briacin Bywater, middle, recently signed with Highland Community College out of Kansas to run track. Attending his signing on Monday, March 9, 2020, at the TAC included, from left to right, East Atchison Track Coach Aaron Behrens, Highland Community College Coach Chad Clevenger, and Briacin’s parents, Amber  Continue Reading »

East Atchison athletes named to 275 All-Conference and Class 2, Districct 16 Basketball Teams

Written on March 10, 2020

East Atchison basketball players were recently honored with 275 Conference All-Conference selections. Those named included, from left to right: top – Ian Hedlund (Honorable Mention), Trey Bowling (2nd Team), Jaycee Graves (1st Team, Unanimous Selection), and Kilea Cooper (1st Team); and above – Morgan Parshall (2nd Team), Jake McEnaney (1st Team, Unanimous Selection), and Mercedes  Continue Reading »

THS brain bowlers win

Written on March 10, 2020

The Tarkio High School Scholar Bowl Team hosted an event Thursday, March 5, 2020. Pictured are team members, from left to right, Devin Guajardo, Aaron Schlueter, Bo Graves, and Alexis Brown getting ready to compete. The Tarkio High School Scholar Bowl Team hosted a competition Thursday, March 5, 2020, in Tarkio. Results from the event  Continue Reading »