Carrie Finson’s hard work all summer paid off with two outstanding second-place finishes to lead Jefferson West Cross Country opening the season last week. Finson ran the Jefferson West Invitational 4K race held at Shawnee North Community Center Sept. 6 in 16:15.80 to finish ahead of two Holton runners who previously had beaten her. The […]
Bulldogs take big bite out of Bears by Dennis Sharkey Since last season’s opening loss to the Oskaloosa Bears the McLouth Bulldogs have had revenge on their minds. And they played like it. The Bulldogs thumped the Bears 47-0 on the opening night of high school football at Stan Braksick Sports Complex. The McLouth rushing […]
The Jefferson West girls’ golf team has won its second tournament in as many weeks.The Tigers carried away the first place trophy at the Alvamar Golf Course in Lawrence with nine teams and 53 girls participating. The team’s score of 377 was 22 strokes better than runner-up Silver Lake. Four Tigers placed in the top […]
The 2011 football season is a different tale from a year ago for most Jefferson County teams.
When Jefferson County Volleyball teams hit the court next week most will look a lot different on the sidelines.
KDWP offers youth, novice hunts of a lifetime; first application deadline Aug. 15
The Jefferson County North Track and Field team led Jefferson County teams with place finishes at the state track and field meet in Wichita.
McLouth senior Kaitlyn Sparks laid out for a sinking line drive to centerfield in the top of the second inning of the Lady Bulldogs quarterfinal extra inning loss to Larned last Friday in Manhattan. Story and photo by Dennis Sharkey The McLouth Lady Bulldogs rallied late to tie the game but fell in the 10th […]
Story and photo by Clarke Davis The Valley Falls girls’ softball team was the first one on the scoreboard Friday night in its debut game at the 2-1A state tournament, but one second-inning point was insufficient. Dragon Marley Boldra pitched a shutout until the fifth inning when Mound City-Jayhawk Linn broke loose and scored three […]
The McLouth Lady Bulldogs advanced to the state tournament in Manhattan next weekend with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night over Silver Lake.