Atchison High School fell in an overtime thriller 55-50 to JC Harmon on Tuesday night.
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The Atchison girls basketball team completely dominated the second half against Schlagle on the way to a 78-39 Monday night.
Former Atchison High School basketball coach and Kansas Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Famer Matthew "Chic" Downing passed away Monday morning at the age of 72.
Xavier Hernandez did a little bit of everything for Atchison High School basketball.
A total of six local wrestlers qualified for Sub-State last weekend with a few others just missing the cut.
Atchison High School girls basketball suffered a frustrating loss to Sumner Academy 57-49 at home Thursday night.
A slow start did not hinder the success of the Lady Red in their 54-35 victory over Washington High School on Tuesday night.
All three of the local Atchison high schools will be sending competitors to regionals with Atchison County Community High School leading the way with eleven.
Atchison High School basketball bounced back after a tough loss to Harmon Tuesday by beating Wyandotte 54-42 Friday night at home.
Xavier Cushinberry did something he didn’t expect to do when he started High School and that’s to sign on to play football in college.
Atchison High School had its best start in the Kansas City-Atchison League in a number of years by beating Washington 52-49 Tuesday and Schlagle 73-43 Thursday night.
For the second straight year, Atchison County Community High School to help showcase how much girls wrestling continues to grow at their home tournament.
Atchison High School hosted a wrestling mixer Tuesday night with five teams in attendance including Atchison County Community High School.
Katy Harris was everywhere on the floor Tuesday night for the Lady Red.
Atchison High School defeated Bishop Ward 62-34 in their first game of 2021.
Wilcox calls it a career
The efficiency of Xavier Hernandez and Jesse Greenly around the rim proved to be too much in Atchison’s first win of the season against Rossville.
Atchison County Community High School wrestling started its season Wednesday night by hosting a double dual of Atchison and Lawrence Free State.
Atchison captain Benjamin Cooper earned the honors of 2nd team all state from the KHSSCA for the second straight season.
Tonganoxie separated from Atchison in the fourth quarter to defeat the Redmen 59-45 Tuesday night.
The Lady Red fell to Tonganoxie 62-31 in the opening game of the season.
The Lady Red are determined to improve and find more success through strong defense this season.
Toughness and defense will be trademarks of Atchison High School boys basketball this season.
Wrestling season began Thursday at Atchison High School with no fans but plenty of optimism and gratefulness from the respective head coaches of Atchison and Maur Hill-Mount Academy.
Atchison soccer’s season came to an end in the first round of Sub-State play Tuesday at home in a 2-0 loss to Bishop Ward.
Atchison volleyball’s season came to an end Saturday in the first round of Sub-State in a tough match against the hosting Holton Wildcats.
The Redmen fell to Ottawa in overtime less than 24 hours before they took the field against their rival, Maur Hill-Mount Academy. This heartbreaking game had little impact on the effort that Atchison High School gave in their 1-0 win against the Ravens.
The Cyclones scored the final goal with 1:30 left in the second period of overtime. The Cyclones controlled much of the overtime period which Head Coach Alex Supple described.
Atchison defeated Bonner Springs 2-0 in dominate fashion Tuesday evening at Atchison Sports Complex.
After only placing fourth in their home tournament Saturday, Atchison volleyball bounced back with a solid 3-1 road victory against Leavenworth Monday night.
A sloppy third quarter by Atchison proved to be the difference in its competitive 42-26 loss against Basehor-Linwood Friday night at Amelia Earhart Stadium.
An early goal in the first half and an early goal in the second half for Kansas City Christian was too much to overcome for Atchison High School. The Redmen fell to the Panthers 3-1 on Thursday.
After two weeks of not competing in a match Atchison volleyball returned to the court against Piper to claim a 3-1 win Monday night at Atchison High School.
The Redmen dominated Turner 56-6 by utilizing their backfield of senior Xavier Cushinberry and sophomore Jesse Greenly.
Atchison boys soccer was able to hold on late for its first win of the season 2-1 over Bishop Ward Thursday evening at Atchison Sports Complex.
Atchison tennis came out on top in a match against Hiawatha Tuesday evening.
Atchison soccer nearly earned their first win of the season Tuesday night against Maur Hill-Mount Academy in a hard fought overtime game that ended in a 1-1 tie.
Four interceptions returned for touchdowns by a defense in one game is as Atchison coach Jim Smith stated, “unheard of.”
Atchison volleyball continues to improve early in the season after a 2-0 sweep of Lafayette Tuesday night.
Not much of anything went right for Atchison after it took a 6-0 lead in the first quarter Friday night at Amelia Earhart Stadium.
Atchison High School volleyball will embark on one of the program’s most unique seasons ever.
Lafayette put together a comprehensive effort in their 28-7 win over Atchison on Friday at Alumni Stadium, rebounding from an early deficit with the help of senior running back Miles Henderson’s three touchdowns.
Simply competing in a volleyball match wasn’t something coach Liz Harris thought would happen this fall for her program.
The ground attack will be the strength of Atchison football once again this season with a number of capable options in the backfield.
Atchison High School was left a little in the dark on the upcoming fall sports season after the Kansas City, Kansas school board voted Tuesday by a 5-2 to suspend all involvement in sports this fall in the hopes to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus.
Not many athletes get to go on to play at the college level, let alone become a starter their first season, no matter the level.
Mattie Dougherty left Atchison High School as one of the better volleyball players in recent program history, but felt some uncertainty heading into her first college season with Allen Community College.
New Atchison boys basketball coach Pat Battle will enter his job with hopes of eventually returning the program to the status it held for many years in the state of Kansas.
The Atchison Boys Basketball team needs a new coach as Matt Hall announced his resignation on Tuesday after 11 total seasons with the Redmen.
Despite the disappointment of not being able to play her senior season of soccer, Atchison defender Hannah Deware declared her intention to continue her playing career at the University of Ottawa this fall.
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.