Platte County R-3 Sports
Park Hill South showed they were the best team in the Class 2 District 16 tennis tournament on a few occasions last week.
Somewhere during the succession of dramatic events of the final drive, Bill Utz made the decision.
Platte County closed out the regular season with a two-hit shutout by Emma Koeneke against Winnetonka, 6-0, in a Suburban Conference Blue Division victory on Thursday, Oct. 4 in Platte City, Mo.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Park Hill and Park Hill South teamed up to raise awareness for breast cancer in Dig for A Cure match on Monday, Oct. 1 in a non-divisional showdown.
The Platte County Pirates took home the championship at the Platte County Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Platte County Community Center North in Platte City.
Platte County finally found the answer to creating more consistency in its prolific passing game: a steady dose of Adel Freitek on the ground.
For the third year in a row, the Platte County Pirates are the best golf team in the Suburban Conference Blue Division.
Platte County football ended the previous season 11-3 with a quarterback who averaged 257.1 yards per game and a kicker who converted 60 of 61 extra point attempts. Both graduated in May and are continuing their football careers in college as walk-ons.
LIBERTY, Mo. — More than 25 teams showed up Saturday, Sept. 1 for the first-ever Tim Nixon Invitational held at the Wildflower Cross Country Course at the Warrior’s Best Friend Training Grounds near Liberty North High School.
Two wins by William Chrisman made the difference between a repeat and a runner-up finish for Platte County on Friday, Aug. 24.
Platte County expected a bigger test in a second straight nonconference matchup with a Class 5 opponent.
After a pair of tough losses in the opening round of the Greater Kansas City Softball Tournament, Platte County bounced back in a big way on Monday, Aug. 27.
Fittingly, the final play Friday, Aug. 24 at North Kansas City District Activities Complex featured one more turnover. With many eager to see the debut of Platte County’s latest all-state quarterback, the Pirates’ defense took the spotlight in a dominant 35-0 whitewashing of host Oak Park.
There is one notable change this year for the Platte County softball team, but that won’t change the expectation of a group that has reached four straight district finals.
Hannah Valentine continues to pile up wins and the senior will likely break a career record at some point this season.
While the boys cross country continues to get stronger, positive steps were taken last year for the girls squad as well.
One of the all-time greats not only in Platte County history, but in the history of the Missouri State High School Athletic Association, will be a key piece to replace this fall for the Pirates.
For the past few years, Bill Utz was building up a program that would compete for district titles and beyond.
What is better than two Shipps? Three Shipps could be the answer this year for the Platte County golf team.
South Dakota sophomore Chris Nilsen finished runner-up in the pole vault at the 2018 U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships inside Drake Stadium on Saturday, June 23 in Des Moines, Iowa.
One school kept a streak alive, while another got a name on the all-state list for the first time in more than a decade.
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