GIRLS BRING HOME 13TH PLACE – The El Dorado Springs girls Cross Country Team competed in Jeff City on Saturday, Nov. 4, just missing the 12th place position by 1 point to Lamar. Competing were: (from left) Lydia Eason, Abby Klaiber, Abby Cartwright,Ashley Knoll, Emily Ring, Sarah King and Megan Griffin.
SHE’S GOT TWO TIGERS ON HER TAIL – Lady Bulldog Freshman Tristyn Marshall experienced her first varsity competition in the Bulldog Girls Basketball Jamboree Monday evening when the Lady Bulldogs played the Lockwood Tigers for two quarters, then Adrian and Stockton. The Lady Bulldogs went 1 and 2 on the night. Lady Bulldog Head Coach
SBU BOUND – High School Senior Ashley Knoll signed with Southwest Baptist University on Thursday, Nov., 9, to run cross country and track. With her at the signing were her parents, Charles and Sheryl, and her brother, Brice. Coaches Brian Goatley and Amanda Obert were also with her.
LADY BUFFALO ALL STARS – ECHS head volleyball coach, Mrs. Kelly Bryson, had the chance to just sit, and watch her 2017 MOKAN Lady Buffalo All Stars, Jordanne, Lexi and Kiely, take the court at Center Place Restoration Academy on Monday night, Oct. 30. Coach Bryson’s players, who are freshmen, were honored to play with
ECHS STATE VOLLEYBALL AWARDS – El Dorado Christian School freshmen, Jordanne Steuck (left) and Isabelle Bryson (right), won top honors at the 2017 MCSAA (Missouri Christian School Athletic Association) State Volleyball Finals on Saturday, Oct. 28, at Memorial Hall in Joplin. Isabelle, #11 won 2nd Team All-State and Jordanne, #23 was awarded 1st Team All-State
SOFTBALL AWARDS – The El Dorado Springs Softball girls held their awards banquet on Oct. 24 in the school cafeteria. Pictured are (from left) Head Coach Alyssa Sargent, Allyson Snodgrass – lowest ERA (6.8), Makenzie Melton – highest fielding percentage (.952), Jace Cundiff – MVP and highest batting average (.509), Payton Babcock – Bulldog Award
VOLLEYDOGS HONORED FOR SEASON’S PERFORMANCE – The El Dorado Springs Volleydogs held their end of season banquet at the Land of Lakes Youth Fair Grounds on Saturday, Nov. 4. Recognized were: (from left) Kraysen Leonard – Rising Star Award, Taylor Robison – Most Improved Player, Tori Rawlings – Outstanding Defensive Player, Kelsey Thomas – Co-Outstanding
by Head Cross County Coach Brian Goatley On Friday, Nov. 3, the El Dorado Springs girls cross country team left for Jefferson City and the State Cross Country Meet with a big send off from the school. The school lined the walls as the girls were escorted through by the band’s drumline and followed up
THREE ECS BUFFALOS WIN MOKAN AWARDS – The ECS junior high Lady Buffalos were up early and ready to go at 5:30 Saturday morning, Oct. 7. Coach Tessie Watkins and her team traveled to Center Place Restoration School in Independence to compete in the 2017 JH MOKAN Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Buffs played strong throughout
by Head Coach Brian Goatley On Saturday, Oct. 28, the El Dorado Springs cross country team traveled to the Pomme De Terre Dam Outlet Park just outside of Hermitage for the Class 2, District 7 Cross Country meet. The dam is one of the featured obstacles in this race, as the athletes race up the