NH boys lose to Jefferson 40-74; girls lose 22-49. Seniors crowned as Courtwarming royalty were queen Kaitlynn Grasty, daughter of Sheri and Dale Grasty, and king Tad Smock, son of Jessie and Josh Smock. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
Just like the northern countries are dominating the 2018 Winter Olympic medal tally, northern states dominate this per-capita map. It is based on the state where the Olympic medalists went to high school. Team USA has collected a total of 282 gold, silver and bronze medals since the Winter Olympic era began in 1924. There
Northeast Nodaway Bluejays saw two wins on February 9 in the Homecoming domination of the Osborn Wildcats. The girls Bluejay basketball team held on to part of its substantial lead to end the night 49-40. The boys Bluejay team pulled ahead of the Wildcats from the get-go to keep widening the gap with a final
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The West Nodaway Rockets basketball teams saw Courtwarming losses against the Nodaway-Holt Trojans on February 2. The girls teams ended the evening with the Rockets 47 and the Trojans 59. In the boys game, the Rockets jumped to an early lead which dissolved with a tie score by half; the Trojans dominated the second half.
Maryville girls lost to Smithville 39-31 during their Courtwarming game on February 1. This year’s Courtwarming king, Brady Atwell, son of Darren and Heidi Atwell, escorted queen Becky Meyers, daughter of Kerry and Marsha Meyers. For more photos, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
The North Nodaway girls lost to East Atchison 45-61 while the boys were defeated 46-52 at their Courtwarming February 2. Courtwarming King Cole Bird, son of Suzan and Chris Bird, and grandson of Joyce and Richard Bird, escorted Queen Alisha Davison, daughter of Sandy and Todd Davison. For more photos and information, see the printed
Using the home court advantage, the Jefferson Eagles basketball teams came out on top against the North Nodaway Mustangs. The girls game was a seesaw battle with the final score being 42-33, Eagles. The boys game saw the Eagles outscore the Mustangs throughout the game and the final score was 52-24. Eagle Dalton Luke goes
The Maryville boys defeated Bishop LeBlond 64-50 on January 30. Jakob Woods sets his stance for a layup. Wood lead the team with 12 points for the game. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.
This weekend’s Super Bowl marks the 52nd game since the bowl began in 1967. Nineteen different teams have at least one Super Bowl victory. Pittsburgh, with six trophies, leads all teams, followed by Dallas, New England and San Francisco, with five each, Green Bay and New York Giants each have four. Will this year’s game