Keiana Newman left her mark in the Junction City High School track program after adding another 100-meter hurdle state championship to her resume. She finished with a time of 14.85 seconds at the state track meet in Wichita this weekend. Despite accomplishing this feat, Newman realized it wa…
WICHITA — The state track meet was hampered by wet weather Friday, but high school athletes were back in action at Wichita's Cessna Stadium Saturday.
The Junction City track and field team participated in the Kansas State High School Activities Association 6A regional track meet at Lawrence Free State High School Friday. The top four finishers in each event qualified for the state tournament, and JC will have many athletes moving on to th…
The Junction City softball team suffered a 13-1 loss to Topeka High School in the regional playoff round Thursday afternoon, but coach Aaron Craig’s head is not hanging low. Remembering where this team was just a year ago from now, he is encouraged with the current track the team is on.
Junction City Athletic Director Matthew Westerhaus has compiled a list of summer opportunities for Junction City student athletes.
The thing about playing the same team in both the first and last games of the season to Junction City girls soccer coach Mitchell Dehoff is that it’s a good measuring stick. It’s a culmination of everything the team has gone through over the course of a long season.
Junction City senior swimmer Reece Boland (right) is being considered to compete at state. Boland recently scored a personal best time in the 100-yard breast stroke with a time of 1.16:26. She also placed third at league Friday, earning a medal. Paperwork has been sent to officials and Bolan…
It began in Junction City tennis player Kody Westerhaus’s sophomore year when coach Matthew Micheel felt his team needed a lift. Westerhaus delivered on Micheel’s request in a big way.
It’s all about the start, Junction City head softball coach Aaron Craig said. A start to a game often dictates how the rest of the game will go, and that was certainly the case Friday afternoon as JC dropped two games to Emporia.
Tuesday night’s soccer matchup against Wichita Warriors Homeschool looked all too familiar for Lady Jay coach Mitchell Dehoff. It looked a lot like the team’s past couple games.
The Junction City girls swimming team finished in first place at the Hays invitational meet Monday. Many swimmers had great performances en route to the first-place finish.
Junction City tennis coach Matthew Micheel has been focused on getting his team to play with intensity this season. He feels playing with that sort of confidence helps with the overall play.
Out of the 80 minutes his team played Friday night, head soccer coach Mitchell Dehoff thinks the Lady Jays played 75 great ones. But, it was the five minutes in which they didn’t that ended up costing them.
After giving up seven goals on Monday night, Lady Jay head soccer coach Mitchell Dehoff’s main focus in practice this week was on the defense. The result of Friday’s matchup with Emporia High School looks to have been a reflection of that.
Junction City track and field coach Randall Zimmerman saw signs that indicated Sherrie Jones may soon have a breakout performance. He said he knew she was capable.
The Junction City bowling team hosted a triangular Monday afternoon during the team’s senior day. The varsity boys, girls and junior varsity boys all finished in first place.
The Junction City Blue Jays were down for basically the whole game, but fought back and knotted the game at 84 Monday night against the Topeka West Chargers.
Denzel Acheampong and Katelyn Craft stood at half-court at Shenk Gymnasium Friday night prior to the boys basketball game with no idea what was in store for them. With a swarm of their fellow classmates looking on in anticipation, wondering who was going to be crowned the Winter Homecoming k…
It was Winter Homecoming night at Junction City High School Friday, and the community and student body came out in full force to show support as Highland Park came to town to play both basketball teams. Highland Park played spoiler by sweeping both games.
The Blue Jays returned to Shenk Gymnasium for the first time since Jan. 4, and beat Hayden Catholic in a nail-biting 50-49 win Tuesday night.
The Junction City Blue Jays cross country team hosted the Junction City Time Trials Saturday at Milford State Park. The race featured the high school runners and runners from Junction City Middle School and Fort Riley Middle School.
Shenk Gymnasium was loaded with parents, family members and students as the Lady Blue Jays volleyball team lined up along the court for introductions. First-year coach Basil Nevill thanked everyone for their attendance and after a few words allowed each of the girls to say their name, grade …
The first sessions of the 2018 Zimmerman Football Camps were held Tuesday through Thursday at Al Simpler Stadium in Junction City. The first session was for high school-age students (grades 9-12), and focused on emphasizing fundamentals and team concepts using individual and group instructio…
WICHITA - Junction City junior Keiana Newman earned her second straight state championship in the 100-merter hurdles event as the JCHS boys and girls teams finished seventh and sixth, respectively, in the KSHSAA State Track Meet held Friday and Saturday in Wichita.
After the first day of events at the KSHSAA track meet in Wichita, several Blue Jays are set up nicely to compete for a state title during Day 2. During the preliminaries Friday, Keiana Newman qualified for both the 100-meter and 300-meter hurdles finals, finishing first and second in her pr…
The Junction City High School girls swim team will travel to Salina Thursday afternoon to compete in its final meet of the regular season at Salina South High School. Thursday will also mark the final regular season meet for the three seniors on Junction City’s roster — Abby Khoury, Paola No…
The Junction City High School girls soccer team (4-9) faced one of its biggest tests of the season Monday night, as it hosted Washburn Rural High School (9-1-1) at Al Simpler Stadium.
TOPEKA — The Junction City High School track and field team traveled to Topeka to compete in a relays invitational at Seaman High School Friday.
TOPEKA — After splitting a home doubleheader with Seaman High School Tuesday, the Junction City High School baseball team (10-6) traveled to Topeka Friday to face Washburn Rural High School in a doubleheader.
HUTCHINSON — The Junction City High School boys golf team traveled to Hutchinson Friday morning to compete in a Hutchinson High School Invitational tournament.
After suffering a sweep at Seaman High School April 24, the Junction City High School softball team (0-15) returned home for its final home doubleheader of the season, as it faced Washburn Rural High School (12-3) at Cleary Park in Junction City.
After falling on the road to Shawnee Heights High School by a score of 0-7 Tuesday night, the Junction City High School girls soccer team (4-8) returned home to Al Simpler Stadium Friday night, as it took on Topeka High School.