Sports

Atchison County well-represented at District Track Meet

Written on May 7, 2019

Briacin Gebhards-Bywater brings home the gold in the 110 meter high hurdles in a time of 16.03. Briacin also advances to sectionals in the 300 meter hurdles with a fourth place finish in a time of 44.18. Gage McAdams easily clears the bar as he placed first with a vault of 13’. Gage also won  Continue Reading »

CH-F Therapy Team to offer Summer Speed and Agility Camp

Written on May 7, 2019

Community Hospital-Fairfax will hold Summer Speed and Agility Camp for athletes 7th through 12th grade. This is the fourth year for the camp which will be taught by CH-F’s licensed physical therapists and geared toward the individual needs of each athlete. The goal is to build strength and agility and prevent future injuries. The camp  Continue Reading »

275 Conference Track Meets EA girls and RP boys win junior high, Lady Jays win high school

Written on May 7, 2019

The EA Girls’ Junior High Track Team won the 275 Conference Track Meet. The Rock Port Boys’ Junior High Track Team won the 275 Conference Track Meet. The Rock Port Girls’ High School Track Team won the 275 Conference Track Meet. The 2019 275 High School and Junior High Conference Track Meets were held May  Continue Reading »

East Atchison wins 10-9 against Platte Valley in last home stand of 2019 and senior parents’ night

Written on May 7, 2019

East Atchison varsity catcher Keaton Williams jumped in the air to catch the throw then threw his body backwards in order to successfully tag the runner out, keeping a run from scoring. Wolf Jake McEnaney looks up to see the ump’s safe call after a wild pitch sent Jake from third to home plate, scoring  Continue Reading »

Lady Jays take first at Panther Relays

Written on April 30, 2019

Grace Martin passes the baton to Mercedes Parshall in the 4×800 meter relay. Sophia Martin and Marisa Carder run the 100 meter dash at Panther relays. Makenna Farmer passes the baton to Marisa Carder in the 4×200. The Lady Jays won the event. Ian Hedlund placed 10th in discus with a throw of 93’5”. Kaely  Continue Reading »

RP Boys’ Golf

Written on April 30, 2019

Congratulations to Ethan Brumbaugh and Fischer Tharp on medaling at District Golf on April 29. Remington Stoner and Drew Weber will join them as they compete at sectionals in Richmond on May 3. Fischer Tharp, Remington Stoner, Coach Shawn Shineman, Drew Weber, Kade Jones and Ethan Brumbaugh (pictured left to right) gather for a team  Continue Reading »

Junior High Indian Relays

Written on April 30, 2019

EA’s Faith Anderson placed 1st in the High Jump at Junior High Indian Relays April 23, 2019. Her jump of 5’0” broke the previous record of 4’11.5” set in 1995. Jenasey Mace placed 10th in the 800 Meter Run at Junior High Indian Relays with a time of 3:14.61. Braden Graves hands the baton to  Continue Reading »

JH tracksters compete in Tiger Relays

Written on April 30, 2019

The East Atchison and Rock Port Junior High Track Teams traveled to Worth County, Missouri, to compete in Tiger Relays April 25, 2019. The East Atchison Lady Wolves placed 2nd as a team with a score of 76. The East Atchison Wolves finished 14th with 1 point. The Rock Port Lady Blue Jays placed 10th  Continue Reading »

Wolves step up to the plate, defeat Northeast Nodaway

Written on April 30, 2019

Gus Hurst is congratulated after hitting a three-run homerun in the EA Wolves’ win over Northeast Nodaway in Ravenwood, Missouri, Tuesday, April 23. (Ann Schlueter’s photo) Keaton Williams slides into home plate in the EA Wolves’ win over Northeast Nodaway in Ravenwood, Missouri, Tuesday, April 23. (Ann Schlueter’s photo) The East Atchison Wolves showed up  Continue Reading »

EA loses to DeKalb

Written on April 30, 2019

The East Atchison Wolves had a tough loss against DeKalb in baseball action Thursday, April 25, 2019, losing 1-3. Despite striking out seven with Gage McAdams on the mound, the Wolves could not get in the runs while up to bat and fell short. Individual statistics for EA follows: Bo Graves – 2 strikeouts; Carter  Continue Reading »

EA Boys’ Golf

Written on April 30, 2019

The East Atchison Boys’ Golf Team played in Rock Port April 23, and Kaden Cooper shot a 50 on 9 holes. EA’s JV golfers Luke Roberson and Eric Gilpin also played, but did not to get to golf a full 9 holes. Kaden competed at Maryville April 24, where he shot a 106 (47 and  Continue Reading »

Hughes harvests turkey

Written on April 30, 2019

Jase Hughes recently bagged this 18 pound turkey. The bird, his second, had an 11″ beard and 1″ spurs.