Louisiana’s swim team travelled to Hannibal last Monday, Jan. 13, for a swim meet.
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CLOPTON – A close match against Wellsville-Middletown and a blow-out against Silex last week should provide a nice starting ramp as they enter next week’s Bowling Green tournament.
CLOPTON – A pair of close losses — first to Winfield, 54-45, and then to Wright City, 55-52 — left the home team for the Clopton Invitational Tournament with a fourth-place finish.
CLOPTON – A roaring student section greeted Clopton’s teams throughout last week’s tournament. Ultimately, The school’s hometown heroes were unable to get past Monroe City, which won the girls tournament championship with a margin of more than 20 points.
CLOPTON – A hard-fought loss against Wright City pushed the Louisiana girls basketball team out of the consolation bracket and the Clopton Invitational Tournament.
CLOPTON – Louisiana owned the boys consolation bracket at last week’s tournament, recovering from an early loss to second-place finisher Winfield by beating Silex (52-37) and then Elsberry (51-33).
JEFFERSON CITY, MO. – On Saturday, Jan. 4, three youths from the local area competed in the Northeast District Elks National Foundation Hoop Shoot. Reece Wommack, Landyn Alexander,and Ford Shealor traveled to Jefferson City for the competition.
Moberly, Mo. – The competition between the California boys teamat the Moberly Holiday shootout Saturday, Dec. 28 and Clopton was tight, ending 88-84 in overtime. The game was close throughout, with Clopton actually leading 50-49 at the end of the third quarter.
MONROE CITY – Louisiana’s girls basketball team lost 75-5 to Palmyra in their first round match at the opening of the Monroe City Tournament Tuesday.
LOUISIANA – Louisiana will bring another generation of storied Bulldogs into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame between its varsity basketball games scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 19.
MONROE CITY – Thursday’s game between Louisiana’s boys basketball team and South Shelby was pushed into two periods of overtime, with neither team securing a decisive advantage.
BOWLING GREEN—The letter of resignation came as a surprise to some, but Kevin Krietemeyer, head coach for Bowling Green’s football team decided he wanted to spend more time with his family.
MONTGOMERY CITY – Clopton moved on from a disappointing season opener early last week to a more confident path to victory in the consolation bracket of the Montgomery County Invitational Tournament.
Senior night for fall activities at Louisiana High School was marked at last Thursday’s home basketball game. The scheduled senior night was canceled with its associated football game. Photos by Adam Thorp
LOUISIANA – After difficulties filling out the roster forced the team to cancel a game the week before last, Louisiana girls basketball played both their season opener and their first home game last week.
Louisiana’s junior varsity team was a bright spot during the school’s triple-headers against Highland and Van Far last week. Louisiana JV beat Highland 52-44 and Van Far 55-30.
Clopton recognized its cross-country runner and softball players at an award ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 21. On the cross-country team, Hunter Burt was recognized as best male runner and best new runner;
Louisiana High School recognized its softball players, football players and cheerleaders at an award ceremony last Wednesday, Nov. 20.
BOWLING GREEN—The Bowling Green High School gymnasium filled with excited students, parents, teachers and administration personnel for the 2019 Fall Awards Ceremony.
In place of an all-inclusive end-of-year ceremony, Louisiana is opting to recognize its students athletic accomplishments in three ceremonies at the end of each season — starting next Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. at Louisiana High School. The fall ceremony will recognize high school footbal…
SPANISH LAKE, MO. – The Clopton Hawks competed in cross-country districts Saturday, Nov. 2, earning a trip to sectional competition and toward state for the women's squad.
BOWLING GREEN – As their season reached its end, cross-country runners from around the region — including representatives of Clopton — flocked to the Pike County Fairgrounds for the Bowling Green Invitational cross-country meet.
It was like watching two heavyweight boxers throwing punch after punch Friday night as the Clopton-Elsberry IndianHawks and the South Callaway Bulldogs combined for 92 points.
WELLSVILLE, MO – On Monday, Sept. 23, the Clopton Hawks Cross Country Team competed at the Eastern Missouri Conference Junior High meet in Wellsville-Middletown. On the girls side, Stacia Talbert placed 11th with a time of 12:00 min. Skylar Parker placed 12th with a time of 12:05 min. Dais…
LOUISIANA – An at-first tight contest with Schuyler County slipped away from the Louisiana Bulldogs, ending in an unambiguous defeat for the hometown team.
BOWLING GREEN—The Bowling Green LadyCats Varsity had no trouble on offense Thursday, winning big over the Van-Far Indians 11-5.
LOUISIANA – Louisiana’s first victory of this softball season was a commanding one: a walloping shut-out of the Wellsville-Middletown Tigers.