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The last time Platte County suffered a loss it came at the hands of Kearney.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When it comes to Missouri high school wrestling, there’s a good-chance if you come out the champion of the Missouri State High School Activities Class 4 District 4 meet, you’ll be the state champion.
For two of Platte County’s nine wrestlers making the trip to Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo. for the MSHSAA State Wrestling Championships, it will be their first time stepping onto the mats in front of the large crowd assembled for the three-day tournament.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Just a few feet away from each other, two Park Hill seniors signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers.
Platte County swept the podium in the 200 individual medley, but the big points couldn’t overcome Kearney in the Suburban Conference Blue Division Swimming and Diving Championships which wrapped up on Saturday, Feb. 3 at Lee’s Summit Aquatic Center in Lee’s Summit, Mo.
Park Hill South coasted into the semifinals of the 2018 Northland Classic on Monday, Jan. 29 at North Kansas City High School.
In the final regular season tournament of the year, Platte County had four individual champions and placed second in the Lydia’s Lights/Blue Springs South Tournament that concluded on Saturday, Jan. 27, in Blue Springs, Mo.
The first varsity tournament wins for Blake Bills and Austin Kincaid came at just the right place for both — at Platte County’s home tournament.
RIVERSIDE, Mo. — Park Hill South made its living early by the 3-point shot in the opening game of the Panthers’ Suburban Conference White Division play against Liberty North on Friday, Jan. 12 at Park Hill South High School.
BASEHOR, Kan. — Cody Phippen closed out his final Bobcat Classic with his third championship in three tries.
Platte County didn’t end up with any finalists, but three of the Pirates’ four medalists all ended up third place in the team’s third trip to Kaukauna, Minn. for the Cheesehead Invitational.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The annual Battle for the Hill rivalry game lived up to the billing in front of a capacity crowd Wednesday, Dec. 20 at Park Hill High School.
Park Hill upped its representation on the Class 6 Missouri media all-state teams this year after making its first playoff run since moving up to that level.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Park Hill South junior DeQuaria Guillory put a lot of attention on her outside shot over the last week of practice and the extra work paid off in a big way.
Park Hill won the first four matches of its final dual before the holiday break, cruising to a 59-15 victory.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A different Devin Winston came to the Kansas City Stampede this year — stoic, confident and meticulous.
Platte County won four events and just missed the team title at its largest home meet held over the weekend.
RIVERSIDE, Mo. — Park Hill South dug another hole to climb out of in a matchup with Staley.
Annika Welty’s contributions went well beyond thunderous kills and abrasive blocks.
Chandler Peterson turned in perhaps the best offensive season in state history.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ronnie Bell spent at least part of his time off thinking about his future.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Devin Haney and Randen Plattner long ago made their commitments, but the duo ceded some of the spotlight in a joint signing ceremony Wednesday, Dec. 20 at Park Hill High School.
LIBERTY, Mo. — Park Hill continued to make points a premium — a solid strategy while dealing with a few unexpected absences.
Platte County freshman Emma Koeneke didn’t start the season as the Pirates’ No. 1 option at pitcher. She finished it as a Class 3 Missouri Fastpitch Coaches Association all-state selection.
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