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Troy splits games, Elsberry falls to Versailles

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 11:41 am

Several area basketball teams were in action over the weekend. Highlighting the action was the Elsberry Indians traveling to Columbia to compete in ther MFA Exchange Classic. The Indians lost to Versailles 50-45. Three Indians finished in double figures  led by Terrez Blair with 13 points followed  by Rodney Chatman (12 pts.) and Kyle Rimel (11 pts.) In a doubleheader at Wentzville Timberland, both the varsity Troy teams split their

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  • Raines signs for scholarship

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:22 am

    Raines Signs

    Michelle Raines, daughter of Jerry and Pat Raines, of Troy, signed her letter of intent to play soccer at Central Methodist University (CMU) on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. Pictured (sitting) are Jerry, Michelle, and Pat Raines. Standing (L-R): Greg Geiger Club Coach, Chad Baldwin High School Soccer Coach, Dan Schmidlin Head Coach at CMU, Jim Thwing Club Coach, Will Francis Ninth Grade Soccer Coach, Steve Penn High School Soccer Coach.

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  • Three lead for Winfield

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:20 am

    WInfield conf. wrestlers

    Winfield competed in the GAC tournament at St. Charles West, Saturday January 10 and placed 11th out of 16 schools. They were led by (from left): Kai Rogers, 3rd, 126 lbs., Tayler Nicholson, 2nd, 170 lbs. and Tyler Moon, 3rd, 106 lbs. It is the only tournament where every school in the GAC competes in a single tournament.

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  • Trojans place10th in GAC Conference wrestling

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:19 am

    Gateway Athletic Conference Tournament Results for Troy Buchanan. It was held at St. Charles West High School. 126 Lbs. Luke Hardy (22-6) placed sixth and scored seven team points. Fifth Place Match – Austin Schuler (St. Charles West) 17-8 won in sudden victory – one over Luke Hardy (Troy Buchanan) 22-6 (SV-1 3-1). 132 Lbs. Zane Hoskins (12-9) placed fifth and scored 11 team points. Fifth Place Match – Zane

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  • Troy teams looking for consistency

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:18 am

    Troy Buchanan basketball teams continue to seek more consistency as the season moves into high gear. In boys’ action, Adam Mennemeyer scored 23 points and Brandon Bassham added 17 in a 54-47 win at Francis Howell Central. Mennemeyer led in rebounds with seven. This duo combined to make 12 of 23 attempts from the field Drew Deters led in assists with five. As a team, the Trojans made just over

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  • Silex loses two trophy games

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:18 am

    Elly Boothe brings the ball up the floor for the Lady Owls in their game with Monroe City.

    Both the Silex Lady Owls and Owls competed in trophy games in the recent Clopton Tournament but fell short in their effort. The Lady Owls lost 47-43 to Monroe City in the battle for third-place. “We started off fairly well but really went dry quick,” said Coach Ryan Flanagan. “We are in the middle of a real offensive dry spell at the moment. We are getting good opportunities but just

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  • Area weekend basketball report

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 11:10 am

    31 Megan Parrish 23 Peyton Ward

    Several area basketball teams were in action this weekend including several exciting tournament play. The Elsberry Indians picked up their first win of the basketball season Friday with a 56-54 win over Winfield Warriors. Rodney Chatman led Elsberry with 22 points with Damian Cagle leading the Winfield attack with 15 points.  The Elsberry Lady Indians defeated Louisiana for consolation in the Clopton Tournament. In a battle for top honors, Winfield

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  • Crane recognized as a Trojan Elite’s charter member

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 10:58 am

    Emily Crane (right) pictured with her award for becoming a Trojan Elite. Presenting the award was  Activities Director Jason Smith.

    Troy Buchanan High School welcomed another Troy Alumni into the Trojan Elite club as Emily Crane was presented with the award on Dec. 19. Emily was part of the first group of individuals to be inducted into the Trojan Elite last year, but was unable to attend the ceremony. Qualifications to become a Trojan Elite member include: participate in three sports for all four years, earn at least eight letters,

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  • Troy, Winfield girls gain split in games

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 10:39 am

    Working to find more consistency, Troy Trojans split their first two games in the Parkway West Girls Basketball Tournament last week. They opened the tourney with a 45-29 win over Parkway Central. Alyssa Rivera had her best effort of the season offensively leading Troy with 18 points. Miranda Chaney and Brenley Deters followed with seven points each. This was Troy’s second win of the season and advanced them to a

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