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Troy, Mo. - The Elsberry Middle and High School Cross Country Harriers kicked-off their season in Van-Far on Sept. 7 capturing seven medals.
Elsberry/Winfield, Mo. - After routing Confluence Prep for its first win in program history, Winfield-Elsberry looked for two-in-a-row when it hosted Monroe City on Sept. 3.
The Winfield Lady Warriors hosted their cross-country rivals the Silex Lady Owls on Friday, Sept. 3 and starting the contest off on the right foot with a 3-run homerun off the bat of Anna Hoeckelman in the first inning. Hoeckelman (above left) was met at home plate to celebrate with her team.
Most people have a passion for something, for Teddy Potter, it is motocross racing. Potter has chosen to take that passion to the next level and share it with others. Not only does he race, but he and his friends have built a track and a state of the art facility right here in rural Elsber…
Troy, Mo. - The Troy Buchanan Trojans picked up a 7-1 win over Francis Howell Central on Aug. 28 to win the 15th edition of the People’s Bank and Trust Lead-Off Classic.
Troy, Mo. - The Troy Buchanan Trojans played their first football game of the year at Fort Zumwalt South against the Bulldogs last Friday. The Trojans started their year off strong as they beat the Bulldogs 44-7.
Winfield, Mo. - Entering her third season as cross-country coach at Winfield High School, Kathleen Norman has always had a problem keeping a full roster together in order to score points.
Elsberry, Mo. - The Elsberry cross country Harriers are welcoming back Coach Jenny Lynn Heras for her second year as head coach, and Mandy Hartley returns as the assistant.
Troy, Mo. - For first-year boys soccer coach Ben Johnstone, building a winning program starts with building strong, positive people.
Winfield, Mo. - Under coach Brian Hawkins, Winfield’s volleyball team won 18 games, the Class 3 District 6 Championship and reached the state tournament.
Elsberry, Mo. - Coach Caleb Johnson is returning for his third season as the coach of the boys’ soccer team. As usual this is a cooperative team between Elsberry and Silex players.
Silex, Mo. - Since taking over the program in 2013, Rebecca Pralle has led Silex’s softball team to the Class 1 State Tournament three times, including a Class 1 District 8 championship in 2020.
Troy, Mo. - Troy Buchanan’s volleyball squad defied all expectations in 2020, falling one game short of the Class 5 District 8 Championship.
Elsberry, Mo. - The stage is set for the Elsberry softball team as they try for a 3Peat season. For the last two seasons the team has won districts and had consecutive quarter final appearances. Third year coach Levi Jacyna and his assistant Kari Koch-Dowell will try to guide their team wit…
Winfield, Mo. - Winfield freshman Kiley Kukan qualified for the Class 3 State Tournament in Jefferson City after a second-place finish in the girls triple jump and a third-place finish in the girls 400-meter race.
Troy Buchanan’s Kinsey Dueker will be heading to the Class 5 state track and field tournament in Jefferson City after finishing second in the 100-meter hurdles, fourth in the 300-meter hurdles and third in the triple jump.
The Silex Lady Owls Track and Field Team competed at State on Saturday and finished in 20th place out of 78, with three individual medals returning to Silex. Medals are given out to the top eight place finishers.
When Elsberry High School sophomore Dashaun Dodson traveled to Jefferson City last friday to compete in the 3200m run at the Missouri State Track Championships he was among the 16 best runners in the state.
Tim Carroll came to the ballpark and meant business on Thursday, driving in four on two hits to lead the Silex Owls past Louisiana 12-2 on Thursday to capture the Class 2 District 10 Championship.
Silex, Mo. - Local baseball coach Kent Hufty has taken a swing at a few careers in his lifetime but will always resort to the thing he loves the most: coaching baseball.
Coach Aaron Johnson has one goal for his track team members when they start the season, make it to the state track meet! After Saturday’s district meet at Lutheran North six members of the team are halfway there qualifying for state sectionals this Saturday, May 15 in Monroe City. State ch…