By Michael Powls
The Royal Valley Panthers’ varsity wrestling team has a new head coach this season as Douglas Spencer is in his sixth year coaching the Panther wrestling team, but it’s his first year as the head coach.
Coach Spencer takes over the coaching helm from Jason Puderbaugh.
Whether it was punching a ticket to the state volleyball tournament or ending their season near the top of their leagues, all three Jackson County teams – Jackson Heights, Holton and Royal Valley – had successful seasons because of several outstanding players.
Holton ended its season 29-19 overall...
For the third season in a row, the Holton Wildcats and the Frontenac Raiders will clash in the Class 4A-DII football sectional playoffs.
And for the second season in a row, the Wildcats will host the Raiders.
The kickoff is set for 6 p.m. here Friday at the HHS stadium. Gates will open at 4:15 p.m...
Kansas State senior linebacker Trent Tanking (No.58) is one of 10 semifinalists for the 2017 Burlsworth Trophy, awarded to the most outstanding football player in America who began his career as a walk-on, it has been announced.
Tanking is the fourth Wildcat semifinalist up for the award since its...
Jackson Heights senior Brady Holliday (No. 12 middle white jersey) runs the ball up the middle on JCN recently and gets two blocks - one from No. 25, senior Garrett Hartman (white jersey left) and one from No. 43, junior Conlan Bruggeman.
Jackson Heights junior Austin Mock goes for a tackle on No. 30 Ridge Robertson of JCN.
Jackson Heights senior Garrett Hartman (No. 25 white jersey) gets brought down during a run against JCN recently.
This photo of the Jackson Heights Cobra backfield shows, left to right, No. 12 Brady Holliday, No. 2 Cooper Williams and No.7 Sebastian Butto.
Sophomore Cooper Williams (no. 2 white jersey) takes on a block in the recent game agaisnt NEKL foe JCN.
Trent Tanking listens to the coach on the bench after a good defensive stand aginst Kansas in the Sunflower Showdown recently.