Ethan Karsten is the first Platte County wrestler to win Most Valuable Wrestler honors at the Basehor-Linwood Bobcat Classic and he helped his team to a second-place finish. Karsten and Jon Trowbridge were the school’s first individual champions at the tournament.
The Kansas City Royals’ annual FanFest begins Friday at Bartle Hall in the Kansas City Convention Center. The two-day event includes appearances by the players, autograph sessions and interactive activities. Find hours, ticket information here.
The numbers were already impressive for St. Thomas Aquinas, and with its 6-0 win over Harmon on Saturday in the Class 5A state championship boys soccer game, they became even gaudier. Two straight titles. Eight in the last 11 years. A total of 16 state crowns.