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Spring Baseball Preview

March 1, 2018 8:19pm | Jiana Schrock

February 26 marked the official start of all spring sports. For seniors Joe Bowers and Drew Mulvey, this will be their last season playing for Harrisonville High School. Both senior boys agree that this year’s season will differ from last year due to the loss […]

First District Game

February 27, 2018 8:28pm | Joe Bowers

Tuesday, Feb. 27, the Harrisonville Wildcats boy’s basketball team starts the district tournament. Districts this year is being held in Pleasant Hill. The team kicks off their post season with a game against Warrensburg. The players are feeling confident heading into the game. “We finished […]

Boys Basketball Senior Night

February 24, 2018 3:51pm | Joe Bowers

On Thursday, Feb. 22, the Harrisonville Wildcats played host to the Odessa Bulldogs. As the last home game of the season, it was senior night for the Wildcats. Prior to the game seniors Jamiel Batiste, Ryan Byrd, Jackson Crowley, Lucas Filer, Nicholas Laughlin, and Kurt […]

Boys Wildcats vs. Oak Grove

February 15, 2018 8:15pm | Joe Bowers

Friday, Feb. 17, the Harrisonville Wildcats will travel to Oak Grove to take on the Panthers. The Wildcats have been struggling of late, dropping three out of their last four, including a loss to the Grain Valley Eagles this past Tuesday. Absences on the court […]

GVE vs HW Basketball

February 12, 2018 8:31pm | Joe Bowers

On Tuesday, Feb. 13, the Harrisonville Wildcats will travel to Grain Valley to take on the Eagles. In the matchup earlier this year, the Cats dropped a hard-fought game to the Eagles by a score of 61-58. That was early in the year, though, and […]

LWC Recap against Pleasant Hill

February 9, 2018 8:22pm | Malia Morgan

On Friday, Feb. 2, the Harrisonville Lady Wildcat lost against Pleasant Hill with the final score of 42-56 at home. “During the game, there were a few things we could have done better such as our defense,” said Sophomore Ali Knox, who plays shooting guard. […]

Wildcats vs Oak Park

February 5, 2018 8:26pm | Joe Bowers

On Tuesday, Jan. 30, the Harrisonville Wildcats Boys Basketball team took on the Oak Grove Panthers. The expectations of the Panthers were high going into the game Tuesday, but the Wildcats prevailed with a final score of 68-66. The Wildcats battled through the first three […]

LWC Invintational at Clinton

January 31, 2018 8:14pm | Malia Morgan

The Harrisonville Lady Wildcats completed in an Invitational last week at Clinton High School. They played on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, Jan. 22-27. On Monday, the Lady Wildcats won a close game against Adrian with the final score of 64-61 at Clinton. Senior Anna Saffels, […]

Harrisonville Lady Wildcats vs Clinton Recap

January 26, 2018 8:26pm | Malia Morgan

The Harrisonville Lady Wildcats fell short to the Clinton Cardinals on Tuesday, Jan. 16, with the final score of 37-44 at Clinton High School. “We did a pretty good job shutting down Mia Mills (one of Clinton’s star players). The team was hitting some good […]

Harrisonville lady Wildcats vs. Holden Recap

January 26, 2018 8:22pm | Malia Morgan

The Harrisonville Lady Wildcats dominated Holden throughout the home basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 9,  finishing with a score of 51 to 39. “It was really good to beat them because they are 11-1” said Mandi Bundt, a junior who plays center. “Any time you […]