Your News » Sports

Gavin Hill Gateway PGA

Hill competes in Junior Gateway PGA

 Posted on August 28, 2014 at 9:45 am

Elsberry’s Gavin Hill participated in the Junior Gateway PGA Event on July 14 at Glen Echo County Club in St. Louis. This is Hill’s second year to participate in the Junior Gateway PGA. This year he moved up to the 16-19 year old division. Glen Echo Country Club is the oldest 18-hole golf course west of the Mississippi and was designed by 1896 US Open Champ Jim Foulis. Hill shot

Read Full Story

Sports » Older Stories

  • Show-Me Games

     Posted on August 22, 2014 at 9:26 am

    Maryville Alumni

    The women’s team representing Maryville University in St. Louis received third place medals in the competitive division of the Show-Me State Games in Columbia at the end of July. Pictured in back (l-r):  Hillary Held, Kate Childs, Kim Douglas, Abby Deuthman, Erica Lorton, Kristy Frey and Kassiana Richardson. Front row (l-r):  Amber Buerck, Tanner Bencomo and Mikal Bencomo.

    Read Full Story
  • Post #226 victorious in both American Legion All-Star Games

     Posted on August 7, 2014 at 9:31 am

    American Legion Baseball

    On July 26 the Elsberry American Legion Post #226 sent 17 of its best players to New Haven to compete in the A and AA All-Star Games. Jeff Keiser’s A team sent John Hogan, Blake Kendall and Steve Boedeker. Spencer Keiser was also selected from that team but was unavailable due to the fact that he was playing in the Show Me State Games at the time. Jason Howard’s A

    Read Full Story
  • Elsberry sends six of its best to Capital One Bowl

     Posted on August 6, 2014 at 11:36 am

    Pictured above are six of Elsberry’s cheerleaders who qualified to perform at the Capital One Bowl in Jan. 2015. In the back row from left to right are Brittany O’Brien, Megan Henry and Alayna Conrad. In the front row from left to right are Hannah Barber, Krista Giannakis and Jasmine McCullough.

    For the Elsberry R-II High School Cheerleading Squad the 2014-2015 season has started off with two very important firsts. To begin with, this summer was the only one in which the school’s cheerleaders were able to afford to attend a camp. That has never happened before in the entire history of the program. Even more impressive is the fact that several members of the squad performed so well at camp

    Read Full Story
  • Cross Country practice dates

     Posted on August 3, 2014 at 11:03 am


    Cross Country practice for the Elsberry High School students will start Monday, Aug. 4 at 6 p.m. at Sun Valley Golf Course. Middle School practice will start on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. at Sun Valley Golf Course. Once school begins practice will be held after schools at Sun Valley. All students are required to bring a current physical to practice.

    Read Full Story
  • Lovelace’s Chics represent Elsberry in Playoffs

     Posted on July 30, 2014 at 9:54 am

    Softball Champs

    The scene was set Thursday night, “win and your in”. That was what the Elsberry Chics softball team, coached by Carolyn Lovelace and Don Mooney, faced against Moscow Mills. Win is what they did with a score of 8-6 and they secured their spot in the playoffs. The Chics finished the season 9-3 and faced Troy on Tuesday night in Elsberry. Pictured is Ruby Johnston, Kennedi Barber, Hailey King, Mackenzie

    Read Full Story
  • Legion Baseball Recap July 16-July 23

     Posted on July 23, 2014 at 10:40 am

    American Legion Baseball

    Legion Baseball in Elsberry is officially over for the summer. The only action remaining is that of the A and AA All Star Games which will be played at New Haven on July 26. The Elsberry A teams, coached by Jeff Keiser and Jason Howard, ended their season  on July 12 at the district tournament. Keiser’s team was ineligible to play in that tournament following their loss to Warrenton at

    Read Full Story

Headlines of the Day