Cameron Riggs was safely in state wrestling’s club of four-time champions, joining Derek Robb on Saturday. But Max Hughes got denied entrance.
This week’s pertinent numbers are 344, 548 and 37.
Will Huffman had his running cleats on Friday night, turning in the most productive game of his career in a 71-44 Maxwell victory over Eustis-Farnam.
The Lady Bobcats (12-10) used staunch defense to defeat Maywood-Hayes Center (11-10) 40-30 in a girls D1-11 Sub-District semifinal matchup on Tuesday in Gothenburg, setting up a date with No. 1-seeded Brady (15-7) in tomorrow’s sub-district title game.
The senior trio of Kadin Copeland, Brook Blomstedt and Trey Rongisch accounted for all but eight of Sutherland’s points, as the Sailors defeated Maxwell 59-49 on Tuesday.
MAYWOOD — There was no need for a shot clock on Monday as Dundy County-Stratton raced past Maxwell 68-28 in an up-tempo affair in Maywood.
Maxwell outscored Brady 18-10 in the third quarter en route to a 66-46 victory on Tuesday in Maxwell.
Ryan Mckeeman ran for three touchdowns, had two receiving touchdowns and returned a fumble for a touchdown in Maxwell’s 94-23 win over Paxton on Friday.
The Brady Eagles opened the 2015 volleyball season with a decisive 3-0 (25-22, 26-24, 25-17) sweep over their rivals to the west, Maxwell, on Thursday.
On the first play from scrimmage, Maxwell running back Ryan Mckeeman burst through a huge hole on the right side and took it 51 yards for a touchdown. That was a reoccurring theme all night, as Mckeeman ran for 297 yards and seven touchdowns as No. 10 Maxwell defeated Sutherland 54-34 at Brittenham Field on Friday.
A look at the preseason rankings for Eight Man-2, players to watch, games to checkout and more.
Throughout the summer, The World-Herald will be previewing the high school football season with a story previewing a new team or teams each day. This week, Eight Man-2 is featured, with the Nos. 5 through 10 teams today.
It was a battle of state qualifiers from two different states in the 182-pound finals at the Irish Invite on Saturday.
Jaylon Sturdivant took an early 8-2 lead and then put Preston Johnson in a leg cradle to pin him in 1 minute, 28 seconds on Thursday. “You just have to use your setups that you know you can get to that move with. I just set it up with what I had to and did it,” Sturdivant said.
Anselmo-Merna is headed to the Class D2 State Championship for the first time since 1996 when head coach Matt McGinn played for the Coyotes.
Jaylon Sturdivant scored six touchdowns and Maxwell forced three turnovers in a 62-42 first-round win over Medicine Valley on Thursday.
The Maxwell Wildcat football team was able to cross off several goals on Thursday night after defeating Mullen 67-27 in their regular season finale.