Sports

MAYB Champions

Written on July 16, 2019

Team 29:11 basketball competed in the Mid America Youth Basketball State Championship games July 13 – 14 in Springfield, Missouri. Both teams played in the 9th and 10th grade division, and ended up playing each other for the championship. The A team placed 1st and the B team placed 2nd. Both teams qualified to play  Continue Reading »

Get fall deer and turkey hunting info from MDC’s new booklet

Written on July 16, 2019

Missouri deer and turkey hunters can get the most current information on fall hunting from the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) “2019 Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting & Regulations Information” booklet, available where permits are sold and online at huntfish.mdc.mo.gov/fall-deer-and-turkey-hunting-regulations-and-information. The booklet has detailed information on fall deer and turkey hunting seasons, limits, permits, managed  Continue Reading »

Trojanettes place 2nd at USSSA Missouri-Kansas Class C state tourn.

Written on July 16, 2019

The Trojanettes 12 and Under Softball Team placed 2nd at the USSSA Missouri-Kansas Class C state tournament held June 29-30 in Basehor, Kansas. Pictured are team members, from left to right, Norah Watkins (Rock Port), Hadley Defreece (Ravenwood), Brynn Bird (Gallatin), Emalee Langford (Barnard), Ella Eckley (Maryville), Siarrah George (Savannah), Samantha Gripka (Maysville), Aspen Sybert  Continue Reading »

Trojanettes earn 3rd at USSSA Missouri-Kansas Class C state tourn.

Written on July 16, 2019

The 10 and Under Softball Trojanettes team placed 3rd at the USSSA Missouri-Kansas Class C state tournament held in Johnson County, Kansas, June 29-30. Pictured are team members, from left to right: front row – Paige Heldenbrand (Gallatin), Audrey Runde (Worth), Mia Jackson (Wathena), Alayna Shepherd (Clarinda), Channing McBroom (Gallatin), and Sophia Greer (Platte City);  Continue Reading »

Fairfax T-Ball season comes to an end

Written on July 2, 2019

Fairfax T-Ball players huddle up following their last game of the 2019 summer season Monday, June 24. Present were: Ava Oswald, Bill Oswald, Delaney Oswald, McKenzie Oswald, Zailynn Cook, Ryann Salmond, Aspyn Fast, Zoe Riley, Addy Giddinge, Emmett Umbarger, Greenley Grossman, Adi Bates, Parker Woodring, Patrick Wheeler, Joel Vance, Zach Koop, Lela Wright, Haleena Allen,  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Rotary 8 & Under Coach-Pitch Baseball

Written on July 2, 2019

The Rock Port Rotary 8 & Under Coach-Pitch Baseball Team included, from left to right: front row – Lincoln Jackson, Ryan Sharpless, Rush Lewis, and Isaac Shimmel; and back row – Coach Jarod Hudson, Coach Jesse Bolin, Grant Spiegel, Hunter Bolin, Blaise Krogen, Zeke Gebhards, Chord Christians, Jayven Hudson, Grady Cook, Coach Jason Lewis, and  Continue Reading »

14 & Under Rock Port boys place 2nd in tournament

Written on July 2, 2019

The Rock Port 14 & Under Baseball Team traveled to Nebraska City, Nebraska, for the Southeast Nebraska Youth Baseball League’s 14 and Under Tournament. They played three games on Saturday, June 29, and three back-to-back games on Sunday, June 30, placing second. Pictured are, from left to right: front row – Isabel Heintz, Gus Heintz,  Continue Reading »

Optimist T-Ball White Team

Written on July 2, 2019

The Rock Port Optimist T-Ball White Team had a fun-filled season. Team members included, from left to right: front row – Mason Hale, Eli Meyerkorth, Jack Bailey, Jagger Jones, and Locke Chaney; and back row – Coach Brogan Lair, Kamryn Lair, Isaac Dougherty, J.J. Hirner, Andy Meyerkorth, Ethan Hunter, Coach Halley Hunter, and Coach Jay  Continue Reading »

Northwest Sharks compete

Written on July 2, 2019

Northwest Sharks Swim Team member Braylyn Wood, above, competes in the Hamburg, Iowa, swim meet on June 24, 2019. (Photos by Shelby Hurst) Caroline Powell competes for the Northwest Sharks Swim Team at the Hamburg, Iowa, swim meet on June 24, 2019. Northwest Sharks swimmer Lexi Brown gets ready to dive into the pool at  Continue Reading »

Rock Port Marlins host Sidney

Written on July 2, 2019

Johnny Davis races in the backstroke during the Marlins’ meet against Sidney on Monday, June 24.  The Rock Port Marlins Swim Team hosted a swim meet with Sidney, Iowa, Monday, June 24, 2019. Results for the Rock Port swimmers are as follow: 25 Freestyle Boys 8 & Under: Grant Spiegel, 1st; Jacob McMahon, 2nd Boys  Continue Reading »

Future Golfers

Written on July 2, 2019

The Future Golfers program at the Rock Port Golf & Country Club has introduced the sport of golfing to area youth, who are paired with mentors. A tournament was held Saturday, June 29. Clint Dougherty tries to read daughter Audrey’s putt. Kylie Nuckolls chips out of the rough on number three as Dad, Brock, takes  Continue Reading »

Athletes compete in Senior All-Star game

Written on July 2, 2019

Gage McAdams, with the East Atchison Wolves, goes up to make a catch in the Missouri 8-Man Football Coaches’ Association Senior All-Star game. (Penny Woods photo) East Atchison Wolves senior football player Wyatt Gray, right, protects the runner in the Missouri 8-Man Football Coaches’ Association Senior All-Star game. (Penny Woods photo) Mound City Head Coach Taylor  Continue Reading »