Grand slam by Jessie Henry helps Jefferson to 9-2 win to advance to final four

Posted October 24, 2014 at 1:00 pm

In Jefferson-like fashion, the Lady Eagles softball team dominated the state quarterfinal game against the Pattonsburg Panthers, winning 9-2. The win puts the Eagles in the October 24-25 state softball tournament in Springfield. The 21-7 Eagles will begin the tournament against 20-6 Canton at 1 pm on October 24. A win will put them in the October 25 championship at 2 pm and a loss will leave them to play at 5 pm on October 24. The other two teams in the tournament are 24-3 Dora and 21-5 Salisbury.

“We’re very excited to be going back again to the final four,” said Jefferson Girls Softball Head Coach Shelly Deen. “The girls have come together as a team and this was our goal from the beginning. The girls are excited

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    North-West Nodaway utilizes other talents as Nodaway-Holt closes down on Meyer

    The depth of North-West Nodaway was put to the test in the final week of the regular season by the underdog Nodaway-Holt Trojans October 17. The Trojans closed down on the talented Trevor Meyer, limiting his stats from weeks past, but that didn’t stop the co-op from trucking onto the 66-34 win at Burlington Jct. The win gives 6-3 North-West Nodaway a bye in the district opener as 2-7 Nodaway-Holt will face 3-6 Mound City once again on October 24. North-West Nodaway will play Worth County October

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    Looking for an open receiver, Trent McGeorge aims for a throw.

    In the last week of the regular season, the South Nodaway/Jefferson co-op hosted rival North Andrew October 17 at Barnard. The undefeated Cardinals proved just why they hadn’t lost as they dismantled the Longhorns in a 74-0 win.

    Down their best blocker/tackler, Ty Wiltrout, South Nodaway had a huge hole to fill in the trenches that North Andrew was able to take advantage of.

    The Cardinals scored 16 points in the

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    Jefferson girls head to final four after quarterfinal win

    Coach Shelly Deen and senior Danae Schieber run to hug each other after Jefferson capped off their 9-2 win over Pattonsburg October 18 at Conception Jct. The win puts the Eagles in the October 24-25 state tournament in Springfield.


    North-West Nodaway gets week 9 win over Nodaway-Holt

    North-West Nodaway quarterback Koby Reynolds gets the pass off before Nodaway-Holt’s Gus Coffelt can get the sack as North-West Nodaway goes on to win 66-34 October 17 at Burlington Jct. Reynolds threw for 267 yards and seven touchdowns in the win.


    Hot bats from Jefferson lift the Eagles over Stanberry in district

    Despite a sluggish start that allowed Stanberry to lead through the fourth inning, huge plays in the fifth and sixth gave the Eagles a comfortable 8-3 lead to eventually get the win. The two rivals faced off October 11 at Jefferson in the district championship, where the Eagles won to survive on to play in the state tournament.

    “We never can overlook Stanberry,” said Jefferson Head Coach Shelly Deen. “They’re just so talented. We just battled back as a

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    McMahon leads the Spoofhounds in a trampling of Savages to remain perfect on the season, conference

    It’s no surprise anymore when senior running back Brody McMahon rushes for huge yards, but 276 rushing yards and four touchdowns along with 67 receiving yards and two more touchdowns is still very impressive. McMahon’s stellar game led the Spoofhounds to an overall 55-14 win over longtime Savannah rival October 10 at Savannah to give Maryville its third consecutive Highway 71 Showdown win.

    “I watched my freshman year as we lost the showdown to them,” McMahon said. “I remember

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    Nodaway-Holt volleyball goes two and out in win over West Nodaway

    Macie Bohannon of Nodaway-Holt stretches out to send the ball over the net in Nodaway-Holt’s 2-0 win over West Nodaway. The Nodaway-Holt volleyball won their matches, 25-12 and 25-8, over West Nodaway October 9 at Burlington Jct. Bohannon finished the night with five kills and four blocks.

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