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Both Bowling Green High School cross country teams claimed the conference championship last week.

XC teams claim Conference championship

Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:55 pm

Bowling Green’s cross country teams have yet to disappoint; this year’s conference meet was no different. The meet, which was held last Monday at Sun Valley golf course, hosted many of the area’s best runners. The BGHS boys claimed the championship for the fourteenth time in the last 15 years; the girls’ win marked their seventh consectutive championship. “It was nice to see the hard work from practice carry over

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  • Lady Cats take first at Bowling Green Invitational meet

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:54 pm

    The Lady Cats cross country team claimed first place at Friday’s invitational meet at the Pike County Fairgrounds.

    As if the trend hadn’t already been set, BGHS’s cross country teams proved once again that they are a force to be reckoned with at Friday’s Bowling Green Invitational meet. The varsity girls placed first, and the team’s coaching staff says it’s no coincidence. “The girls team is running as well as any team in the area right now,” said coach Matt Chance. “There are a lot of girls running

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  • Lady Cats suffer district loss

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:54 pm

    The Lady Cats suffered a disappointing loss to the second seeded Hermann in the first round of districts last week. “The girls played an excellent game.  We had an entirely new line up due to an injury for senior, Tori Nichols,” explained head coach Erin VanDyke. “Kara Meyer moved to play as an outside hitter for the first time this season, and Alexus Sloan (freshman) came up from JV to

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  • Bobcats advance in District play

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:53 pm

    football v highland

    The Bobcats are vying for a title that just barely slipped through their fingers last year. After an ego-boosting 72-7 victory over Highland last Friday in the first round of Districts, the Bobcats are one step closer to claiming the District Championship title they so desperately want. They will face off against Van-Far, whom the ‘Cats have already defeated this season, in the second round this Friday. The game will

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  • Lady Cats named All Region, All District

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:50 pm

    Congratulations to the Lady Cat softball members recently named to the All-Region first and second teams! First team: Madison Ingram, pitcher and Madeline Kinkade, OF. Second team: Destiny Lindsay, catcher and Breanna Bixby, IF.   Meyer named All-District Congratulations to Kara Meyer for earning All-District volleyball! Meyer was selected out of all the players in the district for the All-District second team.

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  • Colbert named MU Homecoming King

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 2:26 pm

    Frankford’s Ethan Colbert was named Mizzou Homecoming King during Saturday’s football game. He is pictured above with Homecoming Queen Allison Schnitker, of Kansas City.
Photo courtesy Tim Nwachukwu

    For the first-time in recent memory, perhaps longer, Frankford and Pike County is home to MU Homecoming royalty. Ethan Colbert, BGHS Class of 2010, was crowned alongside Queen Allison Schnitker, Kansas City, Saturday during the halftime celebration of the MU Homecoming game against Vanderbilt. Ethan was nominated by his Fraternity, Delta Chi. “To be quite honest, I was completely surprised because I did not hear it. The announcer had just

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  • Volleyball falls at Montgomery County

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 2:22 pm

    The Lady Cats volleyball team suffered a loss last Tuesday night at Montgomery County. The loss came in two sets: 11-25 and 17-25. Jaylen Early had one block for a point.  The Lady Cats had three kills: two from Brooke Bruns and one from Early. There were four aces: two from Kara Meyer and two from Bruns.

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  • Lady Cats lose to Wright City

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 2:21 pm

    Sarah Stumbaugh, a BGHS senior, gets in position to bump the incoming ball.

    Despite high hopes for their Senior Night game against the visiting Wright City, the Lady Cats volleyball team suffered a loss in two sets on Thursday, Oct. 9. “Our senior night had a rough start that began with trouble receiving Wright City’s first server,” explained head coach Erin VanDyke. “We were down by five points before we won our first side out.  Their next server was able to run the

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  • Bobcats suffer Senior Night loss to South Callaway

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 2:21 pm

    Football v SC

    The game that many Bobcat fans have been dreading all season fulfilled its promises of being a tough battle last Friday as BG suffered a disappointing Senior Night loss against the visiting South Callaway. The clock ran out with a final score of 55-7. While the Bobcats appeared to be off their game in general, South Callaway’s quick offense and powerful defense certainly didn’t cut the ‘Cats any breaks. “We

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