Area Sports

Ladycats Tame Lady Tigers

The last game of the week for the Milan varsity basketball Ladycats and perhaps the last contest on the old gymnasium hard wood was against Princeton Lady Tigers. The Milan Ladycat squad battled an ole Nemesis in a GRC tussle on Thursday, February 4, 2021. Princeton was in the game to the end, kept hanging…

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Wildcats Fall To Tigers

The Milan Wildcats were host to the Princeton Tigers on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in an important GRC contest. This was perhaps the final varsity contest in the old gymnasium this season. This send off may have been one of the strangest games in some time. The ebbs and flow of a basketball game was…

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Seasonal Deer and Turkey Harvest Totals

MDC reports final deer harvest for season more than 296,500 Archery deer harvest was 67,180. Archery turkey harvest was 2,905 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s 2020-2021 deer-hunting season ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reporting a preliminary total deer harvest for the season of 296,516. Of the deer harvested, 140,468 were…

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Green City Gophers Win 2nd Place in Milan Tournament

Green City Lady Gophers placed second at the 61st Milan Invitational Tournament held January 11th thru January 16th, 2021. Pictured front row (left to right): Celeste Athon, Tanner Tipton, Gracey Gordon, Paige Pialet, and Maddie Lunsford; back row (left to right): Meranda Lewis, Brittney Jefferies, Maya Murphy, Cyerra Ballinger, Hallie Kimmel, and Lilly Ann McCabe.…

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Ladycats Capture Championship Against Green City Gophers

The Milan Ladycats, seeded Number 1, faced off against the Number 2 seed Green City Gophers in the Championship match-up on Saturday, January 16, 2021. Milan won the tip, scored first, and led beginning to end, leaving no doubt who the dominant team of this 61st tournament Lady’s bracket. These Ladycats had their goals set,…

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Wildcats Top Gophers For Championship

The long awaited boys’ final from Number 1 seed Green City and Number 2 seed Milan happened on Saturday, January 16, 2021. The Gophers beat Milan the previous week on the Wildcats’ home floor, so this rematch was expected. As advertised this was a battle to the finish, but this time the Wildcats finished on…

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Green City Gophers Win 2nd Place in Milan Tournament

Green City Gophers placed second at the 61st Milan Invitational Tournament held January 11th thru January 16th, 2021. Pictured front row (left to right): Aiden Campbell, Kaden Johnson, Payton Balfany, Asher Buggs-Tipton, and Chris Barto; back row (left to right): Brody Lunsford, Kaden Hatcher, Dominic Fude, Tristian Herschberger, Grant O’Haver, Laydon Fields, and Aaron Peavler.…

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Green City Senior Night

 Green City R-1 School held its Senior Recognition Night for the senior basketball, cheer, and dance members on Friday, December 11, 2020.

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 Milan C-2 Players Receive Grand Rivers Conference Honors

Mallan Cole, senior: 1st team defensive back; second team quarterback. Northeast Media All- District: 1st team defensive back.  Dominic Shirley, senior: Second team offensive lineman. Northeast Media All-District: 2nd team offensive lineman.  Marcus Glidewell, senior: 1st team offensive line. Northeast Media All- District: 1st team offensive lineman.  Dominic Dabney, senior: 1st team running back; 1st…

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MDC Says Make Eagle Spotting A Winter Activity

Kansas City, MO – One outdoor activity _ eagle spotting _ requires only watchful eyes. Though a pair of binoculars or a spotting scope can come in handy, too. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) offers tips for families seeking eagles, an activity that is doable for all ages.  MDC normally assists with special Eagle…

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