Staley converted a do-or-die two-point conversion with nine seconds left, the lasting highlight in a 36-35 seesaw victory over Pattonville in the Missouri Class 5 state championship Saturday night at Memorial Stadium in Columbia.
Park Hill senior Papay Glaywulu wanted a letter for his varsity jacket so he got into doing jumps. Now he's among the best high schoolers in the nation in the triple jump. Watch Glaywulu triple jump at the Gary Parker Invitational at Blue Springs High School.
Missouri and Kansas high school basketball players participated in a dunk contest at halftime in the Greater Kansas City Basketball Coaches Association high school basketball game at Shawnee Mission South High School. Video by ALLISON LONG | firstname.lastname@example.org
When Colby Bullock drained a free throw with 3 seconds remaining, Blue Valley North took a 58-55 lead over Blue Valley on Friday night in Stilwell, Kan. The Mustangs won a substate championship and secured a spot in the Class 6A Kansas state basketball tournament.
Seniors Daniel Butler (170 pounds) of Leavenworth and Dylan Gowin (120) of Mill Valley won 5A state championships Saturday at Hartman Arena in Park City, Kan. Olathe North junior Jevon Parrish won the 126-pound title in Class 6A.
Family and friends gathered to celebrate life of Eric Driskell, the Blue Valley High school football coach who died Wednesday after a ruptured brain aneurysm, at Church of the Resurrection on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Leawood, Kansas.