Extracurricular of the Week: Scholar Bowl

Interested in joining scholar bowl but are not sure what they are all about? Well, scholar bowl is pretty much a trivia or Jeopardy style game in which a questionnaire asks the teams both school and non school related questions. After the question is asked, the first team to buzz in with the correct answer wins. Sometimes the scholar bowl team will play in tournaments … Continue reading Extracurricular of the Week: Scholar Bowl

Extracurricular of the Week: Wrestling

Since wrestling kicks off their season this weekend with the boys JV tournament in Warrenton, this week’s extracurricular of the week is wrestling. The wrestling team has been working hard at practices since November 5th, and is very excited to kick off their season soon. Unlike most sports, with wrestling, athletes are required to weigh in so they can be sorted into weight classes and … Continue reading Extracurricular of the Week: Wrestling

Extracurricular of the Week: Basketball

With boys and girls basketball facing off against Elsberry this coming Saturday (11/23), this week’s extracurricular of the week is basketball. November 4th was this year’s kickoff to winter sports and both the girls and boys basketball teams have been practicing hard since then. Winfield’s basketball teams have also recently been talked up in The Lincoln County Journal with all teams being excited about their … Continue reading Extracurricular of the Week: Basketball

Underappreciated of the Week- Wrestling

Last season our Winfield wrestling team had three state qualifiers, two of which were freshmen. We had multiple home meets with every wrestler giving it their all and winning almost every match. Yet, our bleachers were only a quarter of the way filled, and that was mostly family members. For those out there that do not know how wrestling works, there are three periods that … Continue reading Underappreciated of the Week- Wrestling

9/4/19 Is marching band a sport?

A lot of people say that marching band isn’t a sport. I completely understand the confusion how they think that there isn’t a lot of physical effort put into it. People think that it is a bunch of people in uniforms walking around on a field. For instance Jacob Mohr says, “People tend to write off marching band, because they don’t realize the difficulty involved … Continue reading 9/4/19 Is marching band a sport?

Coach Spotlight: Coach Keim

By: Tatum Bradshaw and Sydney Piotrowicz Coach Keim is the health and weightlifting teacher here at Winfield High. He coaches softball and boys basketball. Altogether he has been coaching for twelve years. The reason coach Keim is a coach is because sports is the only thing he is good at or in his words ¨I´m dumb at everything else.¨ His favorite memory of coaching is … Continue reading Coach Spotlight: Coach Keim

Boys player of the week: Bryant Reeves

Bryant plays point guard for your Winfield Warriors! Districts started last night and your Warriors defeated Bowling Green Bobcats in the first round 65-60! Even though he was nervous before the game Bryant was a big part of the win contributing with 26 points! He was clutch at the end of the game making free throws to seal the deal. With Bryant  playing as well … Continue reading Boys player of the week: Bryant Reeves