Sports

Riley earns two titles at state track, several others medal

The Class 1 MSHSAA State Track and Field Championship was May 18 and 19 at Adkins Stadium, Jefferson City, with 10 athletes competing from Platte Valley, South Holt/Nodaway-Holt and Northeast Nodaway. And half brought medals back home to Northwest Missouri. Platte Valley junior Ashley Riley took home two state titles, placing first in the 1600-meter

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Geography with Goudge

The 2018 NCAA Division I Softball Regionals dominated ESPN coverage this past weekend. Super Regionals, or the Sweet Sixteen, will be played this coming weekend. The SEC accounts for eight of the teams. This proportional-symbol map displays the teams that have amassed the highest rankings over the past five years. The largest symbols include Oklahoma,

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Nodaway County athletes compete at sectionals in Lathrop

Track athletes from Platte Valley, Nodaway-Holt and West Nodaway competed in Class 1 MSHSAA sectionals on May 12 at Lathrop High School. Northeast Nodaway senior Dylan Mildfeldt won the 100-meter dash to advance to the Class 1 MSHSAA state championship on May 18 and 19 in Jefferson City.  

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Geography with Goudge

This week’s map is a proportional symbol map displaying current NCAA Division I collegiate baseball rankings. Florida, Oregon State, Stanford, North Carolina State and Ole Miss lead the way. Twenty-one of the 25 teams are located in the Deep South. Southeastern dominance along with PAC-12 teams correlate with traditional baseball hotbeds. This pattern is similar

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Maryville advances 11 to state track and field championship

Maryville High School qualified 11 athletes for the MSHSAA track and field championship following their performances at the Class 3 Sectional 4 meet on May 19 at Odessa. The state meet is May 25 and 26 in Jefferson City. See full results on Prep Scoreboard. Seniors Caleb Feuerbacher and Zach Staples both competed in the

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Spoofhounds defeat Eagles

The Maryville boys baseball team defeated Bishop LeBlond 6-5 on May 8 at home. Pitcher Connor Weiss follows through on a pitch. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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Geography with Goudge

Beach volleyball is the 90th and newest NCAA sport. The third National Championship, won by UCLA, was just completed this past weekend in Gulf Shores, AL. The per-capita production of Division I beach volleyball players is greatest in the Southwest and West, with Hawaii leading followed by California, Arizona and New Mexico. California produces 263

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PV baseball wins 7-6 against East Atchison

The Longhorns defeated the Wolves 7-6 on May 3 at home. Freshman Trever McQueen pitched five strikeouts in his start for the Longhorns. Freshman Trever McQueen pitched five strikeouts in his start for the Longhorns. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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MHS soccer triumphs 8-3 over Benton

The Maryville High School Spoofhound girls soccer team showed depth and skill during its 8-3 win over the Benton Cardinals on April 26. Aubrey Jones takes the ball from the Cardinal player. For more information and photos, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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Northeast Nodaway defeats Linn County

The Northeast Nodaway baseball team defeated Linn County 11-1 in the district game May 11. Northeast Nodaway athlete Chet Spire follows through with a pitch. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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