Area Sports

Kendrick Has Relied on Hard Work to Make Himself Better

By Thad Requet Kanon Kendrick credits has father Kyle for getting him interested in the game of golf at a young age. The two play a lot of golf together, and it shows. Kendrick, who is just completing his junior year of high school, has competed in the Missouri State Golf Tournament all three of…

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Kendrick Takes Fifth in Class 1

By Thad Requet Kanon Kendrick made his third trip in three years to the Class 1 State Championship Golf Meet. Kendrick placed fifth overall out of 86 golfers, shooting a 77 on the first day and a 74 on the second day of action. That is three spots better than last year when he finished…

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Wood Leads Cardinals with Big Day at Sectional Track Meet

By Thad Requet Brock Wood and Meredith O’Neal had big days for the South Shelby track teams at the Class 2, Sectional 4 Track Meet in Lathrop on Saturday, May 11. The boys placed fifth out of 24 teams with 45 points. The girls placed 15th with 17 ponits. Listed below are the results for…

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Cardinals fall to Palmyra

The South Shelby Cardinals hosted Palmyra on Monday, May 6, and lost 10-2. The Cardinals took an early 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning when Levi Blevins drove in both runs with a hit. The Cards offense was shut down after the first inning, while Palmyra rallied to score the next 10…

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Kendrick Qualifies for Return Trip to the State Golf Meet

By Thad Requet South Shelby’s Kanon Kendrick continued his dominance with another first place finish in the Class 1 Sectional Golf meet at Tanglewood Golf Course in Fulton on Monday. Kendrick showed great consistancy turning in a front nine 37, followed by a a back nine 35. Cole Mitchell also competed Monday. She shot a…

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South Shelby Track Teams Compete in District Meet

By Thad Requet Results from the Class 2 Distrct 8 Track Meet are listed below. The top four finishers in each event advanced to section competition. The boys placed fifth out of 12 teams with 69 points. The girls placed 10th out of 12 teams with 23 points. Listed below are those from South Shelby…

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