West Platte Sports
For the second time in two weeks, Lawson defeated North Platte in a girls basketball game.
North Platte returned to basketball action and began the 2019 portion of its schedule by snapping a five-game losing streak.
The annual trek to Wisconsin resulted in a trio of medalists for Platte County. Taking part in the Cheesehead Invitational in Kaukauna, Wis., the Pirates finished 23rd overall, one spot ahead of Highway 92 rival Smithville.
After two seasons apart, the Park Hill and Park Hill South high school basketball teams are back in the same basketball district tournaments for the 2018-19 season.
West Platte went a perfect 5-0 at the Sherwood Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 6 at Sherwood High School in Creighton, Mo.
Coming off an emotional loss to their rivals in the final minute last week, West Platte looked to rebound against KCI foe Hamilton in conference road game, but the Hornets had other plans in their 50-13 victory on Friday, Oct. 5 at J.C. Penney High School in Hamilton, Mo.
West Platte brought home the championship of the West Platte Invitational — held on its new softball field — with a dominating 8-2 victory over the North Kansas City Hornets at West Platte High School on Saturday, Sept. 22 in Weston, Mo.
North Platte picked up a pair of wins on Monday, Sept. 17 in a triangular at South Holt High School in Oregon, Mo.
Max Davies repeated as the champion of the St. Mary’s Classic, held on Saturday, Sept. 1, at St. Michael’s the Archangel High School in Lee’s Summit, Mo.
It was a clean sweep for West Platte over Orrick during its match on Thursday, Aug. 30 in Orrick, Mo.
Three big innings provided more than enough offense for Stanberry to keep North Platte winless on the softball diamond this season.
Following his first complete season as the West Platte football coach, Paul Thomas is eager to secure a week 1 win for the team’s fifth season in a row.
After leading a rising West Platte team to sure signs of improvement through the first two years of her tenure, softball coach Bailee Giger will have another challenge added to her plate this season - losing a wealth of senior experience.
Expectations couldn’t be much higher for the West Platte cross country teams. The subsequent year after a girls state championship and nearly the same result for the boys, the Blue Jays commence the 2018 season with a cupboard full of distinguished athletes poised for an enhanced outcome.
The West Platte volleyball team aspires to win an outright championship following a three-way tie for the KCI Conference title last season with Lawson and Mid-Buchanan.
West Platte’s Sydney Sweeden isn’t your typical college soccer signee.
West Platte basketball player Karen Knox will be playing for Graceland University this upcoming season.
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.
DEARBORN, Mo. — It’s taken North Platte nine years to get a win against West Platte in baseball. This year, the Panthers nabbed not only one victory off their cross-county rival — but two, and a spot in the district semifinals.
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