PAOLA — The Paola Panthers, Louisburg Wildcats and Spring Hill Broncos were recognized on the All-Frontier League Boys Basketball Team.
PAOLA — The Paola Lady Panther basketball team was a basket away from going to state, playing top seeded Eudora on the road in the Class 4A substate championship game.
SALINA — Jordyn Knecht of Paola and Osawatomie’s Amanda Newcomb wrote their names in the state record books, winning individual titles in the inaugural Kansas High School State Wrestling Tournament in Salina.
SALINA — Paola senior Preston Martin went 4-0 in the Class 4A state tournament at Tony’s Pizza Event Center in Salina, becoming the first Panther to win four state titles.
OVERLAND PARK — Five wrestlers from Spring Hill placed in the top eight of their weight class at the Class 5A regional at Blue Valley Southwest, punching their tickets for state.
SPRING HILL — Cooper Jones had ice in his veins in the final 42.8 seconds as the Spring Hill Broncos defended their home court in a Frontier League contest against rival Paola.
SPRING HILL — Field goals were hard to come by in the first half of a Frontier League showdown between the Paola Lady Panthers and Spring Hill Lady Broncos.
PAOLA — Amanda Newcomb of Osawatomie, Kailyn Younger of Paola and Jordyn Knecht of Paoa captured individual titles in the first girls high school regional wrestling tournament in the history of Kansas.
SPRING HILL — Janel “The Puppet Lady” Carbajo was selected as one of three finalists for the Ford Hall of Fans, winning her trip to the Super Bowl to see her Kansas City Chiefs.