Sports

MEC soccer accolades given to Hounds

The Midland Empire Conference honored seven Maryville Spoofhounds with year-end awards. The Hounds, with a season record of 5-2, saw Hunter Johnson, junior, honorable mention goalie; Quinn Pettlon, freshman, first team defenders; Jaxon Pettlon, senior, honorable mention defenders; Jaden Hayes, senior, first team mid-fielders; James DiStefano, sophomore, honorable mention mid-fielders; Justin Staples, junior, second team

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Midland Empire Conference names all conference football honorees

Twenty-two positions on the all conference football roster for the Midland Empire Conference were filled by Maryville High School Spoofhounds. On offense, first team offensive linemen were Jackson Bram and Tallon Noland; second team offensive lineman, Jeff Stooksbury and honorable mention offensive lineman, Blake Casteel; first team running back, Aiden Cullin; second team running back,

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4 basketball tourneys hit the December calendar

During the week of December 2 – 7, there are four basketball tournaments for Nodaway County high school boys and girls teams. The 61st Mound City Invitational Basketball Tournament will begin with pool play on Monday, December 2 for both the boys and girls teams. On the girls bracket, at 7:30 pm, East Atchison, seeded

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4 football players make all district team

The 2019 District 3 All District Team for eight-man football has been announced. Senior Dalton Luke, Platte Valley, was named to the offense as a running back and Austin Welch, a Worth County junior, earned an offensive line spot. Two defensive backs, Patrick O’Connor, a Platte Valley senior, and Karson Oberhauser, a North-West Nodaway junior,

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Spoofhounds see defeat after 67 home victories, 2019 season ends

As the buzzer ended the November 15 District 8 game at the Hound Pound, the score, 28-29, found the Maryville Spoofhounds led by Head Coach Matt Webb without the “W.” The Lathrop Mules, coached by Chris Holt, will advance to the semi-finals on the run for the state championship. Holt, Spoofhound coach a decade ago,

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Geography with Goudge

All-USA Girls Basketball Player Map. “With high school football season nearing an end, it is time to focus on winter sports.  USA Today annually selects the best high school girl basketball players in the nation.  This player production map, based on the past five years (91) of All-USA players, indicates a stronger regional concentration from

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Geography With Goudge

Northwest Missouri State is scheduled to play unbeaten, #9 ranked, Central Missouri for a share of the MIAA title this weekend at Bearcat Stadium. The Bearcats are ranked #12 in the AFCA Coaches Top 25 Div. II Football Poll this week. The only two teams representing the MIAA Conference (center of map) among the Top

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Geography With Goudge

“The Bearcat men’s cross-country is currently ranked #11 in the USTFCCCA NCAA Division II Men’s Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll.  The team placed second at the recent MIAA Championships.  This proportional symbol map displays a concentration of quality teams throughout the Midwest , Colorado and California. The Bearcats will compete in the NCAA North Central

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Geography with Goudge

“The Bearcat men’s basketball team is again sitting on top of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Rankings after their pre-season game with Duke this past weekend. They will open their regular season with the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame Classic this weekend (November 1 & 2) in St. Joseph.  This proportional symbol

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Nodaway-Holt volleyball Pink Out night

The Nodaway-Holt volleyball team hosted East Atchison October 24 for their Pink Out game which recognizes October as breast cancer awareness month. The Trojans fell to the Wolves, 22-25 and 17-25.

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