Lots of hard work and practice paid off on August 23, 2014, for the Bates County 4-H trap shooting teams. Ten participants, two coaches and a host of family members arrived at the annual State 4-H Trap Shooting event in Linn Creek, Missouri. The 4-H members shot very well, bringing home lots of blue ribbons and a handful of reds. Participants were: Front: Gaven Hale, Austin Nold, and Case Doody. Center: Blake Doody, Caleb Morris, Anson Johnson, Victoria Sears, and Ty Underwood. Back: Luke Crawford, Steven Doody, Coach, Conrad Walley, Jay Walley, Coach.
The Adrian Jr. High football team played at home against Archie, Monday, September 22 and defeated the Whirlwinds 38 to 14. With 1 second remaining in the 1st quarter, Adrian running back Noel Martinez ran for a 1 yard touchdown, the 2 point conversion failed.
In 4th Quarter Dakota Harris intercepted the football and ran it in for a 67 yard defensive touchdown, putting up the final numbers of the night for the Blackhawks.
Their next game will be Monday, September 29 at Appleton City.