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Neosho County Panthers men’s and women’s soccer head coach Elliot Chadderton has adjusted nicely to the new experience of the junior college level.
Since football summer training camp ended a few weeks ago, Chanute Blue Comets coach Clete Frazell has assessed the overall scope of the program.
HUMBOLDT – Based on how the season ended last season, Humboldt’s head football coach likes what he has seen in several weeks competing in training camp.
A valiant effort, in the end, wasn’t enough for Chanute Post 170 A in a 2021 Kansas American Legion Junior Zone 3 and 4 game at Santa Fe Park.
In the bottom of the fourth inning when Chanute Post 170 A was up 6-2 against Winfield last Sunday, Nathan Meisch was almost picked off at second. But an error to second by pitcher Austin Bryant in which the ball rolled out to center field led to Meisch stealing third base.
Since the cross country off-season summer program started, at least four Chanute Blue Comets runners have made it a point to improve their exceptional seasons from a year ago.
Garnett — Chanute Post 170 A went 4-0 over the weekend, improving the junior Legion team’s record to 12-4 before Zone 3 and 4 Single A next weekend.
HUMBOLDT — Superb pitching by one of the better junior American Legion baseball teams in Kansas culminated in a Chanute setback in two games at the Humboldt Sports Complex on Wednesday evening.
At the Maring Aquatic Center on the evening of June 23, not only did the Sharks win handily over Independence and Iola, the Sharks also commemorated Jillian Vogel, currently a student at Harvard University, for all of her service to the team, including swimming and coaching.
Pictured here is Jillian Vogel, who prepares herself to swim in the individual medley. Vogel would go on to place third in the event with a time of 1:35.50. Chanute as a team blew out Iola and Indy on June 23, 2021.
Former Chanute High School point guard Kori Babcock was supposed to play in the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game June 19 at the Mabee Arena on the Kansas Wesleyan University campus. But a shoulder injury prevented her from playing amongst the best senior girls in the state…
RICHMOND – After falling short in two consecutive games last week for the first time this year, Chanute Post 170 A took two wins on the road versus Central Heights Monday.
PITTSBURG – Chanute Post 170 A won six straight baseball games to begin the 2021 American Legion season. The streak ended in Pittsburg at the Gene Bicknell Sports Complex on Wednesday evening.