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Kansas State High Schools Activities Association finally made the official decision Wednesday to cancel spring championships, competitions, and festivals in 2020 because of the pandemic of COVID-19.
HIAWATHA- The underdog Atchison County Community High School girls basketball squad was giving the undefeated juggernaut Nemaha Central Thunder all they could handle for about a quarter with the game all tied up 9-9.
EFFINGHAM — At times, Addison Schletzbaum hasn’t looked like a freshman on the court this season.
The first round Sub-State meeting between Maur Hill-Mount Academy and Atchison County Community High School felt a little different than previous matchups, but ended being more of the same.
Effingham — After falling to Jefferson County North February 4 at home and suffering their fourth loss, Maur Hill-Mount Academy had a goal in mind to turn the season around.
The Atchison County Community High School girls team wrapped up regular season play Tuesday with a 51-36 win over Maur Hill-Mount Academy that also clinched a home game in the first round of Sub-State next Tuesday night.
The county of Atchison had nothing short of a banner weekend in the sport of wrestling.
As of Friday night the following area wrestlers have qualified for state. Ethan Seager from Maur Hill-Mount Academy and Nick Funk from Atchison High School. Mason Scholz and Colby Smith from Atchison County Community High School also qualified for the trip to state. A number of other area wr…
Effingham — First year Atchison County Community High School coach Troy Hoffman was really at a loss for words after his team’s stunning 48-43 comeback upset victory over Jefferson County North Friday night.
Effingham — Senior Josie Weishaar has been the best player any time she’s stepped on a court for a game this season, and that probably has never been more evident than Friday night in Jefferson County North’s 46-37 road win over Atchison County Community High School.
EFFINGHAM — The freshman corps of the Atchison County girls basketball team has come alive, and the new blood led the way in dispatching the visiting Oskaloosa Bears on Tuesday night in Effingham.
EFFINGHAM — The Atchison County boys have long had challenges running the gauntlet of the Eastern Kansas League, but when they secure the advantage, the raw athletic talent driving the Tigers comes out of its cage, as it did on Tuesday night against Oskaloosa.
Atchison High School hosted the annual George Worley wrestling Invitational with the aforementioned former Atchison wrestling coach in attendance for the event.
WINCHESTER — Jefferson County North made short work of Atchison County Community High School for the second time this season.
Winchester — Atchison County Community High School escaped with an exhilarating 50-46 victory over Cornerstone in the first round of the Jefferson County North Basketball Tournament despite not playing well for a number of stretches Monday night.
For the second straight game, Maur Hill-Mount Academy won when its best game certainly wasn’t visible on the court.
The Atchison County Community High School girls basketball team survived a grind-it-out affair Tuesday night against rival Maur Hill-Mount Academy by a score of 35-34.
EFFINGHAM — Back and forth they went.
EFFINGHAM —Tuesday night was another lesson for the young and talented Atchison County Community girls basketball team.
EFFINGHAM — History was made Saturday at Atchison County Community High School.
The Atchison County Community High School boys basketball team had yet another hard fought game where they couldn’t overcome numerous mistakes in a 59-35 home loss to Valley Falls Friday night.
Effingham- The young Atchison County Community High School squad started the new calendar year with a dismantling of Valley Falls in a 41-6 home win Friday night.
2019 was a unique year for sports in the Atchison and the Northeast Kansas area from success at both the college and high school level as well as local kids making an impact on a division I football program.
Winchester — Jefferson County North a hard fought 66-56 victory over a scrappy and tough Atchison County Community High School that continues to improve with every game Tuesday night at Winchester.
Winchester — The Jefferson County North girls took Atchison County Community High School’s best shot in the first quarter before ultimately running away to keep its record perfect by a score of 53-19 Tuesday in Winchester.
EFFINGHAM — Keeping pace with the visiting Jackson Heights boys on Friday night, the Atchison County boys basketball team appeared to have opportunities against a powerful opponent at home early on, despite a small deficit.
EFFINGHAM — The Atchison County girls basketball team faced a tough challenge on Friday night against the Jackson Heights Cobras, and it overcame them in Effingham.
Wrestlers of the Atchison County Tigers boys and girls teams competed on Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Jefferson West Mixer and Spring Hill Girls Mixer events. Here are the results:
Basketball season is upon us, and the Hiawatha Red Hawks kicked off the season with a bang on Saturday night, with the girls securing a come-from-behind win over the visiting ACCHS Tigers in early action, and the boys running Effingham off the floor for a massive win in the night cap.
OSKALOOSA — The Atchison County Community High School girls basketball team fell behind early in the season opener on the road, and ultimately got thrashed 52-34 in what would be the first competitive high school varsity experience for most of the team.
OSKALOOSA — The Atchison County Community High School boys came to Oskaloosa to start the regular season hungry for a win, but they had to claw it out against a motivated squad of Bears. Now, they’ve done it.
With neither team advancing to the playoffs, the Atchison County Tigers lined up to play their final game of the season against competitive Council Grove High School on Friday.
Atchison County Community High School senior Victoria Caplinger and Atchison senior Adalynn Collins are both set compete in State cross country Saturday at Wamego Country Club. Checkout the next issue of the Globe and Atchisonglobenow to see how each competitor does in their individual runs.
EFFINGHAM — The ACCHS Tigers found themselves overwhelmed early in their home matchup against the Riverside Cyclones and could not recover, leading to a lopsided defeat, 51-12.
EFFINGHAM, Kan. — Atchison County Community High School football experienced a hard fought loss on Friday night in a matchup against a stacked Jackson Heights team that resulted in a 41-8 defeat.
Legendary wrestling coach John Flores was inducted into the Atchison County Community High School Friday night.
The Atchison community had its first Football Jamboree Atchison County Scrimmage on Friday night featuring Maur Hill Mount Academy, Atchison High School, and Atchison County Community High school.
Earlier this summer, Former McLouth girls head coach Troy Hoffman was named the new boys basketball coach for Atchison County Community High School for the upcoming season.
The Northeast Kansas League has named the members of the 2019 baseball and softball All League teams.
Regional track meets took place Friday with a number of area competitors qualifying for the state track meet in Wichita at Wichita State University-Cessna Stadium this weekend.
The USD 377 Board of Education approved Brett Delich's resignation as the PE teacher and head wrestling. This was Delich's only season as the wrestling coach. Cody Kramer will be taking Delich's place in both positions.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy
Keegan Lott faced a uniquely challenging situation last season that nearly cost him his index finger.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy baseball continued it’s dominating season Monday night with a sweep of Atchison County Community High School.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy softball earned its first sweep of the season Monday on the road at Atchison County Community High School winning two vastly different games.
Atchison County Community High School held its home track meet Tuesday with ten schools in attendance including Maur Hill-Mount Academy.
Atchison High School held the school’s annual home track meet Thursday with Atchison County Community High School and six other schools in attendance to compete.
BLUE RAPIDS — It’s hard to recover when you’re down more than a dozen points on the road after the first quarter.