Sports

Peru State Volleyball hosts skills camps

Written on August 11, 2020

Aspiring volleyball players from around the region were in the Al Wheeler Activity Center (AWAC) on Peru State’s campus during the last week of July. The future spikers, setters, and liberos participated in a number of different skill camps under the direction of Bobcat head coach Laurie Felderman. The morning sessions on Monday and Tuesday  Continue Reading »

Outlaws go 3-1 in first tournament

Written on July 28, 2020

In their first tournament of the 2020 season, the 10 & Under Outlaws team played hard and went 3-1. Pictured are team members, from left to right: front row – Rolen Lahart, Rush Lewis, Grant Spiegel, Andy Meyerkorth, and Camden Lahart; middle row – Aiden Erickson, Grady Cook, Blaise Krogen, Hunter Shearer-Bolin, Josh Schlueter, and  Continue Reading »

Local golfers make hole-in-one

Written on July 28, 2020

Two local golfers hit a coveted hole-in-one this summer. Jay Hunter, above, made his hole-in-one on Hole #7 on Friday, July 3, at the Rock Port Golf & Country Club during the 9-9-9 Tournament. Ed Salmond, below, got his second hole-in-one on Saturday, July 11, at Tarkio Golf Club during the 2Day 2Man Best Ball  Continue Reading »

Atchison County Outlaws take 1st in 3&2’s Royal’s Rumble tournament

Written on July 21, 2020

Atchison County Outlaws took first place in the 3&2’s Royal’s Rumble Tournament on July 18 and 19 in Shawnee, Kansas. Team members include, from left to right: front row – Jack Meyerkorth and Izac Hurst; middle row – Jadyn Geib, Tayden Cook, Westyn Amthor, Carter Oswald, Dylan Lair, Teagan Brunk, and Parker Livengood; and back  Continue Reading »

Gebhards attends PSC football camp

Written on July 21, 2020

The Peru State football coaching staff recently hosted three one-day camps in the historic Oak Bowl on the college’s campus. The first day of the camp was for youth campers to help with their overall skill development. Luke Gebhards of Tarkio attended the youth camp. The second camp was a high school skills camp where  Continue Reading »

Tarkio Chamber of Commerce & Tarkio Resource Center Golf Tournament

Written on July 14, 2020

Ed Hunkins tees off during the Tarkio Chamber of Commerce and Tarkio Resource Center Golf Tournament at the Tarkio Golf Course June 30, 2020. The Tarkio Chamber of Commerce and Tarkio Resource Center held their annual golf tournament in June. Results from the event follow: A Flight – 1st, Grimm Chiropractic; 2nd, Colfax Farmers Mutual;  Continue Reading »

Summer Baseball

Written on July 14, 2020

EA Cubs The EA Cubs Baseball Team includes, from left to right: front row – Tate Johnson, Conner Morton, J.T. Spinnato, Zack Stevens, and Blake Simmons; and back row – Coach Josh Oswald, Clayton Vernon, Cameron Oswald, Braden Graves, Trent Kingery, Owen DeRosier, and Coach Cal Nichols. Alex Erickson and Ty Kirkland are not pictured.   Continue Reading »

Westboro Wildcats Pints

Written on July 7, 2020

The Westboro Wildcats Pints team includes, from left to right: front row – Shaylon McNaughton, Easton Madron, Maddox Pearson, and Brody Wennihan; and back row – Ben Rolf, Carter Wennihan, Axyl Slemp, Mason McMahon, Josh Schlueter, Parker Livengood, and Brayden Smith. Not pictured is Teahen Hannah. The team is coached by Josh Pearson, TJ Slemp,  Continue Reading »

Westboro Wildcats Half Pints

Written on July 7, 2020

The Westboro Wildcats Half Pints team includes, from left to right: front row – Owen Bruce, Bryar Wennihan, Layla Livengood, Brynna Alsup, Graceyn Reeves, and Brilee Slemp; middle row – Aiden Erickson, Axyl Slemp, Landon Driskell, Josh Schlueter, Easton Madron, and Jerald Goodin; and back row – Coaches Jeremy Driskell, Angelo Erickson, Brett Reeves, and  Continue Reading »

Fairfax Pints

Written on July 7, 2020

The Fairfax Pints Baseball Team included, from left to right: front row – Jaxson Smith, Carter Oswald,  Mac Smith, and Knox Oswald; and back row – Coach Joe Hill, Joaquin Hill, Tate Johnson, Mason Kingery,  Carly Graham, and Coach Brett Johnson. Not pictured are Maggie Osburn and Brady Umbarger. (Tracy Oswald photo)

Trojanettes win tournament

Written on July 7, 2020

The Trojanettes are pictured above (left to right) with their plaque and medals: front row – Rheagan Hall (Guilford), Annalee Livengood (Tarkio), Audrey Runde (Grant City), Alayna Shepherd (Clarinda), and Tagen Eversole (Gallatin); and back row – Avah Eckley (Maryville), Shay Sherwood (St. Joseph), Jacklyn Kirkland (Kearney), Alyssa Wallace (Stanberry), and Blair Nelson (Ravenwood). Braylyn  Continue Reading »

Local dancers compete at National Dance Out 2020 in Kansas City

Written on July 7, 2020

Atchison County dancers recently competed in the Dance Out national dance competition held in Kansas City, Missouri. The dancers were very busy and very successful in their competitions: Sisters Avery Schomburg and Zoe Madron performed very well at the Dance Out National Dance Competition held in Kansas City, Missouri. Avery Schomburg Rock Port • “I’ll  Continue Reading »