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Payton Boekhout might occasionally glance behind himself on the golf course, only to realize he won’t find what he’s looking for.
SMITHVILLE, Mo. — Platte County continued to show a flair for the dramatic. This comeback ended up even more special.
St. Peter’s University coaches found a recruiting profile for Rachel Valentine online.
In the immediate aftermath, Platte County’s experienced back line of defenders rallied around the freshman goalkeeper.
In what’s become a back-and-forth competition, Dakota Schmidt again took the lead in the chase for Platte County’s javelin record.
Jared Wilson and Grant Carver threw a three-hit 7-0 shutout Thursday, April 13 in Belton, Mo. to move Platte County to 5-0 in Suburban Conference Blue Division play.
Park Hill won the team title and took first place in three of four individual flights Wednesday, April 12 at Barry Park in Kansas City, Mo. in the third annual Park Hill Doubles Tournament.
Platte County took a big step toward repeating as Suburban Conference Blue Division champion with a tight dual victory Tuesday, April 11 in Kansas City, Mo.
KEARNEY, Mo. — An initial comeback nixed, Platte County came up with an even more adventurous path to victory against a chief rival.
Platte County recorded its second shutout of the season and remained unbeaten with a sweep of Oak Park on Monday, April 10 in Kansas City, Mo.
SMITHVILLE, Mo. — Platte County shows the flashes but has yet to have all five players perform up to capability at the same time.
Park Hill South won back-to-back games Saturday, April 8 to take fifth place in the Ozark Invitational over the weekend.
Bryce Bearden finally decided to take pole vault seriously, and the decision seems to have paid off.
Despite a disappointing finish to the season, Park Hill South ended up with a Missouri Basketball Coaches Association all-state selection for the third consecutive year.
The 10th year turned out to be the charm.
Mac Leet already lost the time. He can’t bring it back, only try to make the most of every meet remaining in his career.
Platte County pulled a quick season sweep of Belton with a 3-2 victory on Monday, April 3 in Belton, Mo. The two teams played twice in six days.
Kevin Neal and Okwar Jale have spent their entire careers practicing together but competing against each other.
Four pitchers combined to strike out 11 for Platte County in a 6-0 shutout Tuesday, March 28 at Platte County High School. The Pirates opened Blue Division play in a game moved up a day after inclement weather forced the postponement of a scheduled game at Belton slated for that same day.
WESTON, Mo. — As the first home meet at the new Rudolph Eskridge Stadium started, the early star toiled away outside the fence and down the hill from the multi-million-dollar facility.
Platte County still hasn’t seen its top two returners play well on the same day, but the reasons for optimism continue to grow.
A trip to the Willard Tournament ended up with only one game played for Platte County, but the Pirates made it memorable.
Platte County’s offense busted out in a dominant 10-0 victory in a Suburban Conference Blue Division opener Monday, March 27 in Kansas City, Mo.
Platte County’s offense showed up in just enough time to salvage a win in the season-opening home Invitational.
Platte County’s lengthy match winning streak came to a conclusive finish.
The next evolution for Platte County involves winning a postseason game and making a push for a playoff spot.
Platte County could be in the unique position to have the same number of players returning from injury as they lost from a year ago.
Platte County lost three seniors from a year ago, but the legacy from recent teams remains in place.
Gabe Middleton believes he has the numbers — both overall and in returning talent.
The foundation for the future of Platte County’s program has been laid figuratively and literally.
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