2019-20 BOYS BASKETBALL AWARDS – Members of the RII Boys Basketball Team were recognized by Head Coach Joel Braden at their awards ceremony on Thursday, March 5. (from left) Ian Esry – Free throw Percentage (72%) and Most Valuable Player; Brayden Housh – Bulldog Award; Clayton Collins – Defensive Award; Kaden Burley – Most Improved.
by Head Coach Beau Swopes Last week the Lady Bulldogs competed in the District tournament. The Lady Bulldogs entered the tournament as the number one seed and would face off against the number 8 seed Warsaw Lady Wildcats. The Lady Bulldogs started out slow, but were able to take an early lead into the second
by Head Basketball Coach Joel Braden The El Dorado Springs Boy’s Basketball team finished the conference season Monday by hosting the Sherwood Marksmen. The Bulldogs took control of the game early and held a 28-14 halftime lead. El Dorado continued to expand the lead in the second half and came away with a 58-35 win.
DISTRICT VOLLEYEBALL HONORS – Coach Ashley Rogers introduced her players to the board who had received District honors: (from left) Reese Schaaf, Tevi Gurley, Dani Ogle and Brooke Ehlers. Photo by Dr. Christian
Five Bulldog wrestlers advance to state Bulldogs competed in the Class 1 District 2 tournament on 2/14 and 2/15. The boys competed very well coming in 7th on the team side. Individually Blayze McCullough took 2nd, Josh Haberle took 4th, Trey Graves took 2nd, Ethan Parshall took 4th, and Montana Hacker took 3rd. All 5
KENLEY WIDENER is the daughter of Tom Widener and Kensey Esry and the grandaughter of Kent and Connie Esry. Kenley has played basketball for the past two years of high school. She plans to attend the nursing program at Crowder College in Nevada. MADISON HACKER is the daughter of Beth Hacker and Roger Hammergren and
The Lady Bulldogs played host to Ozark Highland Conference opponent Butler Lady Bears on Tuesday night. The first quarter went back and forth with the Lady Bulldogs taking an early one point lead 12-11. In the second quarter the Lady Bulldogs were able to outscore the Lady Bears 17 to 9, to take a 29-20
STOPPING A BUFFALO STAMPEDE – Clayton Collins (22), Gaven Morgan (25), Will McKinney (40) play defense against the Buffalo Bison. The El Dorado Springs Bulldogs hosted two conference opponents last week. First, the Butler Bears visited on Tuesday. The first half was a high scoring affair that ended with the Bulldogs leading 38-35. El Dorado
STEUCK, REASONER AND JOHNSON BRING HOME MOKAN JUNIOR HIGH AWARDS – Coach Craig Johnson, the El Dorado Christian School junior high girls’ basketball coach, had nothing but praise for his 2019-2020 JH Lady Buffalo’s basketball team. Three of his players earned 1st & 2nd All Tournament awards at the 2020 MOKAN JH Tournament at Overland
HUNTER BOYLES is the son of Chad and Trish Boyles. He has been wrestling for the past four years of high school. Hunter plans on attending Pitt State for Psychology. HANNA HABERLE is the daughter of Randy and Angela Haberle. She has been the wrestling manager for the last two years of high school. Hanna