Sports

Hounds take over in win against LeBlond Eagles

Maryville Spoofhound soccer’s Thomas DiStefano rips a shot past incoming LeBlond defenders September 13 in his hat-trick game at Donaldson Westside Park. The Hounds would win 8-0 against the defending Class 1 soccer state champs. Other scorers were Brenden Ware and James DiStefano with two goals each and Jaden Hayes with a goal.

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County teams to take part in Stanberry Softball Invite

Two Nodaway County high school softball teams will be participating in the September 15 Stanberry Softball Invitational at the south field in Stanberry. Northeast Nodaway and Maryville varsity squads, plus Northeast Nodaway and Platte Valley junior high softball teams will be participating in the junior high portion of the tournament. The junior high portion will

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Worth County Tigers defeat Braymer Bobcats, 70-6

After three quarters September 7, the Worth County football team had the mercy rule called facing the Braymer team at Graceland University, Lamoni, IA. The location was determined after football fields were too saturated for play.

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Geography with Goudge

The Bearcats are ranked #4 in the AFCA Coaches Top 25 Division II Football Poll this week, as they prepare to host Missouri Southern for Family Weekend. Four teams represent the MIAA Conference. Found in the center of the map are, in the Top 25, Ft. Hays State at #17, Central Missouri at #20 and

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Geography with Goudge

The FBS, Football Bowl Subdivision, is now if full swing. It consists of 129 teams that have been known as Major College through the years. This player production map, based on where the 14,394 FBS players attended high school, indicates a strong regional concentration in the deep south. This area forms the core or footprint

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Back on track: Hounds football thwarts Wildcats in Week Two

After losing a heartbreaker in the season opener to Blair Oaks, the Maryville Spoofhounds football team made the necessary adjustments to get back to their winning ways in time for their August 31 home opener. The Spoofhounds scored early and often in their 36-0 routing of the Harrisonville Wildcats, despite the fact their opponents were

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Spoofhounds fall short in comeback for season opener loss

The Maryville Spoofhounds football team was unable to amass enough momentum to overturn the first quarter 19-0 Blair Oaks lead in their 35-38 loss to the Falcons August 24 at William Jewell College. Between missed tackles and offensive blunders, the Spoofhounds looked a little too fresh to the field. Meanwhile, the Falcons came in ready

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Geography with Goudge

The Bearcats open their season at home August 30 with arch-rival Missouri Western. Last year, they ranked ninth nationally out of 168 Division II teams with an average attendance of 7,884 per home game. This map of 2017 average home attendance indicates the midwest states of Missouri and Kansas represented by the MIAA Conference had

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