Hays closes decorated career with 2 more honorable mention all-state performances

Brooklynn Hays might have anticipated a better conclusion, but nothing about her performance in the Class 1 MSHSAA Swimming and Diving Championships on Thursday and Friday at Rec-Plex in St. Peters changes the legacy left behind. Platte County’s senior star qualified for the consolation final of both the 100-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke, adding two […]

Post Tournament Interview: Grant Fadler, So.

Platte County sophomore Grant Fadler finished fourth at 132 pounds in the Class 3 District 4 tournament over the weekend at Belton High School in Belton to earn a second straight state berth.

Post Tournament Interview: Shane Leary, Sr.

Platte County senior Shane Leary finished second at 157 pounds in the Class 3 District 4 tournament over the weekend at Belton High School in Belton to become a two-time state qualifier.

Photos: Class 3 District 4

Platte County placed third in the final team standings of the Class 3 District 4 tournament Saturday at Belton High School while qualifying nine individuals for state.

Photos: Raytown 67, Platte County 54

Raytown held on for a 67-54 win over Platte County in Suburban Conference White Division play Friday on a night when Pirates senior guard Judah Vignery passed 1,000 career points after scoring a team-high 25 in the loss at Pirate Fieldhouse.

Platte County locks up share of conference title — 1st for progam since 2009-10

Platte County continues to pile up accomplishments during an impressive two-year turnaround under head coach Eric Mitchell. Note a favorable schedule or any other circumstance, but the improved play and confidence in the players can’t be ignored. This past week, the Pirates piled up a pair of dominant victories in Suburban Conference White Division play […]

Postgame Interview: Judah Vignery, Sr., G

Platte County senior guard Judah Vignery scored 25 points and eclipsed the 1,000-point career mark in the process in a 67-54 loss to Raytown on Friday at Pirate Fieldhouse.

Platte County sending 2 to state after placing 9th in Class 2 District 4

Platte County senior EmmaLyn Burnett and junior Madeleine Stone have vastly different levels of experience and skillsets at this point in their careers, but their stories don’t really differ much. In a program built on making the most of commitment, the somewhat unlikely duo advanced out of a deep Class 2 District 4 field in […]