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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.
Atchison boys basketball started its season on a high note with a convincing 64-45 win over Holton thanks in large part to defense and grinding the ball inside Friday night at Atchison High School.
Friday’s game certainly wasn’t the way Blaine Clardy and the Atchison girls basketball had hoped to start the season.
Atchison coach Ed Crouse had to fight back tears Friday during the program’s first ever home assembly dual.
Fireball 10U had a good Fall Season going 6-3. Not many of these girls had played together, but they mingled together and built a solid team.
Signup and Equipment Checkout for the Atchison Recreation Youth Football program will be held Friday, August 9th from 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. and Saturday, August 10th from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at Memorial Hall, 819 Commercial Street.
In the Jefferson County Little League A, the Effingham Tigers finished 2nd in league and 2nd in tournament play.
In the Jefferson County Little League A this season, the Effingham Tigers finished 2nd in league and 2nd in tournament play. Front row, left to right. Devin Smith, Corbin Ellerman, Ty Bessette, Peyton Teel, Kreyton Bauerle, Carter Swendso. Back row, left to right. Coach Mike Lee, Colton Myer…
Youth golf in Atchison hasn’t been able to really catch on in the community past few years.
This isn’t goodbye, it’s more like see you later.
Buckle up, it’s going to be a fun season.
Beyond my sports duties at the Atchison Globe are a few things here and there to help with the overall production of the paper. One of those things is typing in the TV grid that runs in each Saturday’s paper.
Kansas City Royals fans can almost see what the future holds, even if it’s fairly far away.
I’ve never researched anything like the way I researched smoking a pork shoulder.
Benedictine men's basketball shot the lights out of the ball for first time this season in its 94-76 win over Culver-Stockton College Saturday at Ralph Nolan Gymnasium.
Benedictine women's head coach Chad Folsom took a timeout with about seven minutes remaining in the game Saturday hoping to ignite a fire inside his team that was mostly stagnant in the second half trailing 57-52.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Benedictine has had some rough games this season, but shook off the dust of Thanksgiving break and dominated the hosting Grand View Vikings on Thursday in Des Moines, Iowa.
DES MOINES, Iowa — An inspiring fourth quarter rally came up just short as time elapsed in a tough-fought road game for the Benedictine Ravens women’s basketball team.
As a life long resident of Atchison, playing soccer at Benedictine has been something Taylor Folsom has certainly had on his mind before.
The Saturday during the Amelia Earhart Festival is known for its traditional events, most famously the “Concert in the Sky” fireworks show over the Missouri River.
Atchison Legion baseball is accepting sign-ups at the Atchison Recreation Office for the 2018 summer baseball season.
Two 1-run losses put an end to the Doniphan County American Legion baseball teams bid at a state title this past weekend in Marysville.
It was a topsy-turvy week for the Doniphan County Post 55 American Legion baseball team as they battled for a chance at a return trip to AA State, but in the end, a fourth-straight trip to state was exactly what they got.
Nathan Gaarder did his best to muscle his Doniphan County team to a come-from-behind victory in the semifinal of the American Legion State tournament on Saturday morning, but his 125th pitch of the day turned out to be the last of the season.