KEARNEY — Kearney track and field athlete Cade Schwarzenbach announced his commitment to continuing his jumping career at Missouri Western State University this fall.
KEARNEY — Kearney track and field athlete Payton Morrison announced her commitment to continue her jumping career at Hastings College in Nebraska in 2020.
SMITHVILLE — Senior thrower Cody McKimens entered the 2020 season with very clear goals in mind; place at districts, sectionals and state. He also wanted to break the Smithville school record in discus.
LIBERTY — Kearney graduate and William Jewell senior track athlete Ryan Hoffman has been named a second team academic all-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
SMITHVILLE — Warriors senior thrower Haley Roberts has a clear plan for her future.
KEARNEY — Geoff Hutton had big expectations for his Kearney girls track and field team despite having less than a dozen practices before the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted his first season as head coach.
PITTSBURG, KAN. — A former Smithville Warriors athlete now at Pittsburg State University in Kansas captured the conference championship in the pentathlon for the second straight season during the MIAA Indoor Championship on Friday, Feb. 28.
MARYVILLE — Liberty freshman Rachel Homoly set the national freshman indoor record for pole vaulting when she cleared 13 feet at the Northwest Missouri State University Youth/Open No. 3 Sunday, Feb. 23.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Raeli Howerton’s first javelin throw of the final round of the AAU Junior Olympic Games eventually stood as her best and was enough to notch her a silver medal.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Zach Grace posted a runner-up finish in the discus throw at the AAU Junior Olympic Games July 27 to Aug. 3.
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — Donning the red, white and blue, Ava Curry had little expectations. The Liberty North graduate wasn’t quite sure what to expect while representing the United States of America at the Pan American U20 Championships, held July 18 to 21, in Costa Rica.
MIRAMAR, Florida — University of Missouri freshman Ava Curry found her stride on the last javelin throw at the USA Track & Field U20 Outdoor Championships, held June 21 to 23, at Ansin Sports Complex. That winning stride will take her to Costa Rica and the U20 Pan American championships …
COLUMBIA — Liberty North’s track and field staff came to a realization when the news of a change in venue for the Missouri State High School Activities Association Class 5 State Championship was announced Thursday, May 23.
COLUMBIA — Liberty senior Madelynn Hill knew she would have a tough task ahead of her as she arrived to Battle High School for the Missouri High School Athletic Association Class 5 State Championship Saturday, May 25.
Liberty and Liberty North competed in the Class 5 Sectional 4 meet Saturday, May 18, at William Chrisman High School.
Both the red and blue divisions of the Greater Kansas City Suburban Conference held their conference track meets May 1.
PLATTE CITY — At the Platte County Invitational April 26, Liberty North swept the team rankings, taking first place in both boys and girls. The boys put up 156.5 points and the girls scored 138.
BLUE SPRING — Liberty and Liberty North joined 20 other schools on Friday, April 12, for the Gary Parker Invite at Blue Springs High School.
EXCELSIOR SPRINGS — While the team scores reflected different outcomes for the Kearney and Smithville track and field teams, both teams found their own definition of success at the Kearney Invitational on Friday, April 5, in Excelsior Springs.
KANSAS CITY — The Liberty track and field boys team took second while the girls took third Friday, April 5, at the Jerry Crews Invitational at the North Kansas City School District Athletic Complex.
LIBERTY — After graduating key performers in 2018, the Liberty North girls track and field team will rely on its returning, experienced, athletes to help guide the newcomers.
LIBERTY — A top 10 finish is on the minds of the Liberty High School boys track and field team heading into the 2019 season.