Skip to content

Area Sports

Green City R-1 School Announces Staffing Changes

By: David Sharp Citing health reasons, Green City head boys’ basketball coach and Athletic Director Donnie Fields has announced his retirement from teaching and coaching. Donnie Fields has led Green City to three consecutive Boys District boys’ basketball championships. “It seemed like it was time,” Donnie Fields told the Milan Standard. “I didn’t want to…

Read More

Wildcats Run Off Mustangs

The Wildcats were again at home, hosting the Linn County Mustangs on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Milan led first, lost their lead, fought back to regain the lead, and spurred their way to a 10-6 non-conference victory over the Linn County Mustangs. Milan used 3 pitchers to hold off the charging Mustangs. Grayson Smith was…

Read More

Wildcats Drop Conference Contest

The Milan Wildcats were host to the South Harrison Bulldogs in a Grand Rivers Conference battle at Milan’s American Legion Field on Thursday, April 7, 2022. On a cold, miserable, windy afternoon, the Milan Wildcats saw their lead drift away and lose 12 to 6 in seven innings. Milan is now 0-2 in GRC competition.…

Read More

Milan C-2 Players Selected for Media All-District Teams

By Harry Doak The 2021-2022 Media District Basketball selection was released on March 39, 2022. Chehk Niasse was selected: 1st Team Media All-District for Class 3 boys. Some of Chehk’s other honors received during this basketball season are: 1st Team Grand River Conference Selection; 1st Team Selection for the Tri- River All-Tournament Team; 1st Team…

Read More

Mid Buchanan Dragons Flame Past Milan Wildcats

The MSHSAA, Class 3, Sectional was played at Truman State University on the Pershing Arena Basketball Court on Wednesday, March 2, 2022. The Mid-Buchanan Dragons, 21-6, were the home team against the 20-8 Milan Wildcats. Mid-Buchanan was the District 16 Champions. The much taller and more seasoned Dragons jumped out early and the Wildcats, try…

Read More

Ladycats Basketball Season Comes To An End

The MSHSAA, Class 3, Sectional was played at Truman State University on the Pershing Arena Court on Wednesday, March 2, 2022. The 22-6 Milan Ladycats were the home team, and their opponent, the 17-11 East Buchanan Bulldogs, who were the District 15 Champions. The Sophomore, Junior laden Bulldogs, were a pesky defensive unit who kept…

Read More

Green City Gophers Nipped in State Quarterfinal Round

Fans making the trip to the Missouri Western State University field house at St. Joseph, Missouri saw one of the most hotly contested, epic battles of the 2021-22 high school basketball season. Stanberry got a Tyler Schwebach basket with nine seconds in regulation time. Green City had a game tying shot blocked and missed two…

Read More