Reagan Eilert participated in the Jr. Olympics in Des Moines Iowa on Monday, July 28th as a part of the Concordia Gymnastics Club. She competed as a Level 3 gymnast in the 11-12 year old division. Reagan won 5 individual Gold Medals on the Floor, Bars, Beam, Vault, and All-around. She also helped lead her CGC team to a Gold Medal representing the Missouri Valley District.
The Concordia CNB K-18 Baseball Team has been named the NCKSSports.com/Cunningham Telephone and Cable Athletes of the Week.
Concordia CNB won the K-18 State Baseball Championship in Lucas on Tuesday night, beating Norton 2-1 in the title game. They started the tournament with a hard fought 6-4 win over Colby in the first round last Friday night, and followed that up with a 5-2 win over Ellis in the semifinals. In the championship game against Norton, CNB got a complete game out of Cole Larsen on the mound as he gave up just the one run on four hits and had 12 strikeouts and 6 walks in his seven innings.
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The Waconda Lakers a girls basketball team made up of players from area towns
competed in the Riley Mid America Youth Basketball Tournament on July 26-27.
The selections for the 41st Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl Game have been announced. Two area players and an area coach have been selected to the West squad. Beloit High School Lineman Bryce Black and Osborne High School RB/LB Kenton Ubelaker as well as Beloit High School Head Coach Greg Koenig were all chosen as West representatives. Congratulations to these three, and for a full look at the selections, click the link below. The Shrine Bowl will be held this year in Pittsburg on Saturday, July 26th, beginning at 7:05 p.m.
An All-Star Cross Country Race will also be held in conjuction with the Shrine Bowl event. Lucy Giles from Minneapolis High School will run for the Girls West team and Kameron Blanding from Pike Valley High School and Brandon Zenger from Republic County High School will compete for the Boys West team in the event which starts at 8:00 in Pittsburg on Saturday, July 26th. For a look at the complete roster, click below.
The Central KS Select basketball team took the 9-10th Grade Boys Championship at the Sunflower State Games in Topeka, KS July 19-20 at Washburn University.
Central KS Select is comprised of the following players:
Andrew Meagher – Solomon, Cyrus Haynes – Bennington, Ethan Bechard – Concordia, Lucas Comfort - Sacred Heart, Jerod Toogood - Sacred Heart, Bailey Vetter – Beloit, Nick Flynn – Ellsworth, Brad Jones – Bennington, Adrian Castelli - Central, Salina, Jack Skidmore - Sacred Heart.
Team Head Coach - Jeff Allison and Asst. Coach - Matt Bechard