Entries by Aaron Williams

JV Panther Football Comes From Behind to Beat Thunderbirds

The Centralia JV football team improved to 5-2 after a come from behind victory over North Callaway, 25-14.  After being down at halftime, 14-7, the Panthers scored 18 unanswered points in the second half to beat the visiting Thunderbirds.  Mike Donaldson had a big night with a kickoff return touchdown as well as leading the […]

JV Football Wins Big Against Mexico

The Centralia JV football team improved to 4-2 after a 41-0 win over rival Mexico.  On the offensive side of the ball, five different Panthers found the endzone.  Dominic Berck, John Durant, Maximus Houchins, and Anthony Stevens all scored rushing touchdowns for Centralia.  Durant also connected with Alex Arends through the air for another score. […]

JV Panthers Win Big Against Bowling Green, 42-0

The Centralia Panther Junior Varsity football team soundly defeated the Bowling Green Bobcats with a score of 42-0.  Garrett Schuering provided early energy by blocking a Bobcat punt, which was returned for a touchdown by Elijah Crutchfield.  Crutchfield continued his productive night with a long touchdown catch from John Durant to end the first half. […]

JV Football Panthers top Macon, 22-6

Centralia’s junior varsity football team improved to 2-1 with a 22-6 win over conference rival Macon.  On offense, the Panthers used a balanced rushing attack with 8 different players carrying the ball.  These players included Dominic Berck, Mike Donaldson, Duke Newsted, Anthony Stevens, Alex Arends, Steven Bradshaw, John Durant and Drew Kribbs.  Durant ran for […]

JV Football Panthers fall on the road to Palmyra

The Centralia Panther Junior Varsity football dropped their first game of the season to conference rival Palmyra 24-0.  Centralia’s defense came up big multiple times in the first half, stopping the Palmyra offense on many crucial drives.  The defense was led by strong play from Elijah Crutchfield, Tyler Reinerd, Dalton Berck and Alex Arends.  Mike […]

JV Football Panthers Open Season with Win over Marceline

The Centralia Panther Junior Varsity football team opened up their season with an 8-6 win over Marceline.  The Panthers overcame an extended bus ride due to eclipse traffic as well as two rain delays to beat the home Tigers.  Stephen Bradshaw led the JV Panthers with a touchdown run late in the game to tie […]

Stanley Wins CBMS Geographic Bee

Maggie Stanley has been crowned the Chester Boren Middle School National Geographic Bee champion.  The Geographic Bee is a competition is an annual competition organized by the National Geographic Society, designed to inspire and reward students’ curiosity about the world.  The entire student body participated in the bee.  Eventually, three finalists were determined and Maggie […]