The Adrian Blackhawks girls and boys track teams traveled to Archie Monday, March 31. Both teams brought home 1st place finishes.
Girls Coach Basore commented, “We ran well on the track and also had some girls earn more points in the field events. Good team effort to win the meet. We had the opportunity to see the areas that we need to improve on and hopefully we can take care of those issues over the next couple of days so we are ready for our meet at Adrian.”
Thursday, April 3, Adrian hosted 14 teams. Again, both the boys and girls placed 1st.
Six Adrian youth wrestlers made their way to St. Louis to compete in the Missouri State Wrestling Championships.They wrestled hard. Of the six, three state placers made it to the podium. Cole Ritter, who began wrestling at the age of 5, wrestled his way to the final match. He took 2nd place in the 10U, 75# division. In the 14U, 75# division, Carter Vickers wrestled hard to claim a 5th place spot on the podium. Trevor Thompson, in the 10U 90# division, took 4th place.
Pictured, left to right - Cole Ritter, Carter Vickers and Trevor Thompson.
The Adrian Blackhawks boys and girls track teams opened the 2014 track season at the University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg for an indoor meet on Tuesday, March 25.
Last weekend, Adrian youth wrestlers competed at Blue Springs High School to earn the opportunity to compete at the State Championships in St. Louis. Six wrestlers are statebound! Competing next weekend, March 28-30, are: Devon Keyton, William Brown, Cole Ritter, Trevor Thompson, Mason Reid, and Carter Vickers.
Pictured, front row, left to right: Devon Keyton and William Brown. Back row, left to right: Carter Vickers, Trevor Thompson, Cole Ritter and Mason Reid.
The newly formed Troop 163 from Ballard, MO enjoyed a weekend of camping at H Roe Bartle Scout Reservation for a Klondike themed camporee March 14th-16th. The boys built their own sleds as well as learning to start a fire, morse code and cooking on an open camp fire using sticks, a pocket knife, and a a fire starter. They also used a giant sling shot as well.