Platte County places quartet of players on MHSBCA Class 5 all-state teams

After having no selections a year ago, Platte County placed four players on this year’s Class 5 Missouri High School Baseball Coaches Association all-state teams after a 20-12 season. Platte County junior Dayton Doll earned first-team honors in the infield while senior Isaiah Smith (pitcher) and sophomore Brennan McLaughlin (infield) made the second team. Taylor […]

Johnson, 4×400 relay come up just short of ending state title droughts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Platte County senior Andrew Johnson and the Pirates’ 4×400-meter relay came agonizingly and cruelly close to ending state title droughts in the Class 5 MSHSAA Track and Field Championships. Already the most decorated long-distance runner in program history, Johnson led the 3,200-meter race at multiple points but couldn’t hold the advantage […]

Platte County earns 1st 3 Class 5 medals in program history in memorable state trip

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Sisely Mitchell found the joy in running again, and the results weren’t the focus. Yet, Platte County’s senior star experienced more success this season because of this approach. She finished the Class 5 MSHAA Track and Field Championships this past weekend at Jefferson City High School’s Adkins Stadium with the first […]

Platte County’s state playoff run ends with historic runnerup finish

Any disappointment with a runnerup finish remained well hidden — and for good reason. Platte County’s first-ever trip to the Class 2 MSHSAA Tennis Championships as a team concluded with a 5-1 loss to small-school powerhouse MICDS on Friday afternoon at Cooper Tennis Complex in Springfield. The Rams won a 17th state title in dominant […]

Post Race Interview: Sisely Mitchell, Sr.

Platte County senior Sisely Mitchell finished sixth in the 800-meter race and helped the 4×800-meter relay place fifth in the Class 5 MSHSAA Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday at Adkins Stadium at Jefferson City High School in Jefferson City.

Post Meet Interview: Andrew Johnson, Sr.

Platte County senior Andrew Johnson finished second in the 3,200-meter and competed in the 1,600-meter races during the Class 5 MSHSAA Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday at Adkins Stadium at Jefferson City High School in Jefferson City.

Photos: Class 2 MSHSAA Tennis Championships

Platte County finished second and earned the first team state trophy in program history during the Class 2 MSHSAA Tennis Championships on Friday at Cooper Tennis Complex in Springfield.