The Jackson County Fair Association hosted its 10th Annual Ranch Rodeo at the fairgrounds recently. Fifteen teams competed in the ranch rodeo this year.
Ranch rodeos are popular because they show ranch workers competing at activities that they must peform on a regular basis in their everyday work....
Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie has added a piece to the Wildcat backcourt for the 2019-20 season, as K-State has brought in freshman guard Emilee Ebert from Frankfort. Ebert is the fifth player on the roster from the state of Kansas.
Ebert, shown at right, joins an incoming...
Several Holton Middle School athletes set new school track records in the following events.
Boys 200-Meter Dash
*Old Record – M. McClintock-Strozier 24.40 set in 2013.
*New Record – Jakari Washington 24.16 set in 2019.
Boys 100-Meter Hurdles
*Old Record – Jayden Fletcher 16.30 set in 2018.
Several athletes from Holton, Royal Valley, Jackson Heights, ACCHS and one athlete from Wetmore traveled to Wichita State University and Cessna Stadium for the 2019 KSHSAA (Kansas High School Activities Association) State Track and Field Championships.
The ACCHS track and field team had one state...
The Northeast Kansas League has announced the All-Northeast Kansas League baseball players at each position.
ACCHS player Bailey Wilson was an honorable mention All-Northeast Kansas League pick.
Here is how the Northeast Kansas League finished the season: Maur Hill 10-0, Valley Falls 8-2, Oskaloosa...
The Big 7 League has announced the All-Big 7 League softball players at each position.
Here is how the Big 7 League finished the season: Holton 12-0, Jeff West 10-4, Royal Valley 9-3, Nemaha Central 6-5, Perry-Lecompton 5-7, Riverside 4-8, Sabetha 2-11 and Hiawatha 0-10.
1st Team All-League...
On Monday, April 15, the Jackson Heights seventh and eighth grade track teams competed at the nin-team track meet at St. Mary’s.
Haddlea Kilpatrick took first place in the seventh grade girls discus event (74’6’’) while Kanyon Olberding won the eighth grade girls long jump event (15’6.5’’) and the...
As Jackson Heights High School’s track and field team heads into what Head Coach Brad Alley referred to as “the championship portion of our season,” the coach is expressing hope that existing school records may be bested before the end of the year.
“Our school has a rich history in track and field...
Results from the recent Jackson Heights invitational track meet. Are reported below. The top girl placer from Holton, Royal Valley, Jackson Heights, ACCHS and Wetmore is listed.
Girls Team Scores
1. Holton 118 points
2. Royal Valley 99 points
3. Jackson Heights 88 points
4. JCN 81.5 points
Holton High School freshman and sophomore track athletes competed April 9 at Jeff West. Holton’s top results were as follows:
100m Dash: 1. Tes Young 13.66.
200m Dash: 1. Tes Young 30.17.
800m Run: 3. Paige Paxton 3:00.10.
1600m Run: 2. Paige Paxton 6:30.77.
3200m Run: 1. Alayna...