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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 — looked poised to advance to the Sub-State championship game with a 37-30 lead late in the third quarter against Nemaha Central Thursday night in Hiawatha.
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.
The game meant nothing in terms of standings but you couldn’t tell that from the intensity and effort both Maur Hill-Mount Academy and McLouth played with in the third meeting between the two teams this season.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy girls basketball closed out the regular with one of its most complete games of the season with a 47-27 win over McLouth Friday night.
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.
Effingham — Monday night was the first game in about a month Jefferson County North had been at full strength with the return of junior Kinsey Schneider from illness in a 48-15 win over Maur Hill-Mount Academy.
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…
The potential father and son coaching matchup between Steve and Luke Noll was spoiled Thursday night due to both of them being out with the flu.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy boys basketball hadn’t lost more than three games in the regular season since the 2015-16 season, until Thursday night.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy was in desperate search of win Tuesday night after dropping their previous three games.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy girls looked to have a season sweep of Pleasant Ridge in the bag with just a couple minutes remaining and leading 37-33.
Atchison High School hosted the annual George Worley wrestling Invitational with the aforementioned former Atchison wrestling coach in attendance for the event.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy didn’t have many answers against Silver Lake Thursday night at the McLouth Invitational.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy being at the mercy of a running clock late in the fourth quarter Thursday night against Hiawatha wasn’t an outcome many, if any, saw coming.
MCLOUTH — The Maur Hill-Mount Academy Ravens earned another hard fought victory in a game where they were once again not on their A game and started slow.
MCLOUTH — Junior Madison Folsom has been leading the way for Maur Hill-Mount Academy all season.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy wrestling program hosted its third straight mixer with a total of six teams in attendance.
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.
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.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy boys took care of business Friday night with a 68-21 home trouncing of Horton.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy girls basketball team had a chance to improve to 2-0 on the season despite a lackluster offensive performance most of the night before ultimately getting outscored 9-0 in the final minute and half and losing 45-34 to Horton at home Friday night.
Atchison coach Ed Crouse had to fight back tears Friday during the program’s first ever home assembly dual.
As a life long resident of Atchison, playing soccer at Benedictine has been something Taylor Folsom has certainly had on his mind before.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy volleyball team earned third place in the Valley Falls tournament Saturday.
A week after arguably the biggest win in program history, Maur Hill-Mount Academy was left stunned at home on Homecoming weekend after a 28-27 upset from Riverside at Guy Galley Field.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy did what it was supposed to do in its lopsided 54-0 victory over Oskaloosa Friday night at Guy Galley field.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy boys soccer team split a pair of home games on Monday and Tuesday.
The soccer programs of Atchison and Maur Hill-Mount Academy renewed their rivalry Thursday with the Ravens breaking away in the second half for a 4-0 win at Atchison Sports Complex.
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.
Former Maur Hill-Mount Academy standout Nick Caudle is entering his sophomore season with the University of Kansas football program.
The Kansas State football program enters the 2019-20 season under a new regime with some new faces.
The Atchison Recreation Commission finished up action at the girls high school level for the summer league on Monday.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy sophomore shortstop Emmaly Dryden received an honorable mention from Sports in Kansas for 3-A All-State honors for this previous season.
For Brandon Wilkes, the opportunity to return to Maur-Hill Mount Academy was never far from his mind after leaving in 2012.
For the first time in 25 years the Maur Hill-Mount Academy boys basketball team will be led by a new coach.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy recently announced that Luke Noll will be taking over the duties as the girls basketball coach for the next season.
The Northeast Kansas League has named the members of the 2019 baseball and softball All League teams.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy standout and former Immaculata player Zach Schwinn announced he will be continuing not only his basketball playing career, but his baseball career as well, at Benedictine College.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy and the man who has served as head basketball coach for decades have parted ways.
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.
Maur Hill-Mount Academy swimmer Mallory Panchot signed her letter of intent earlier this month to continue her swimming career at the University of Saint Mary.
Not many high school players get to continue their playing career at the college level let alone be a two-sport athlete.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy softball season came to an end by losing to Holton 16-0 in the first round of regionals Tuesday night at the Atchison Sports Complex.
For the third straight season, Maur Hill-Mount Academy baseball had its season come to an end in the regional title game.
The Maur Hill-Mount Academy baseball team was unable to finish its second round regional home game against Nemaha Central Tuesday night due to a weather delay.