Sports

Bartletts compete at Junior Tour golf event in Eugene

Ori Bartlett of Versailles tied for 10th place and younger brother Kyle Bartlett was 17th at the Missouri Junior Tour golf tournament Wednesday, June 5 at Redfield Golf Course in Eugene. Ori Bartlett carded an 18-hole score of 87. He had nine pars on the day. Kyle Bartlett was playing in a tour event for

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Devon Montavy of Versailles proudly displays his championship ring

Devon Montavy of Versailles proudly displays his championship ring after winning first place at the Kids of Chaos summer Folkstyle National Wrestling Tournament Saturday, June 8 in Hillsboro. Montavy wrestled in the age 8, 90-pound division round robin. He won a 4-2 decision in overtime against Michael McCrady of the Purler Wrestling Academy in his

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MDC proposes increase in trout permits and daily tags

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is proposing increases to the prices of its annual trout permits and daily trout tags starting in 2020. According to MDC, the increases are needed to better cover its costs of running five trout hatcheries that raise and release more than 1.7 million trout each year for public fishing.

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Reger named NAIA 2019 Scholar-Athlete

Travis Reger of Versailles, a junior on the William Woods University men’s golf team, was recently named to the Daktronics-National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Scholar-Athlete list for 2019. The list includes 186 men’s golf student-athletes who achieved at least a 3.5 cumulative grade point average (GPA) at their institution. The Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete programs recognize excellence

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Versailles 2018-2019 sports year in review

A second straight district title in boys basketball, a record-setting football season, state medalists in golf, wrestling and track and field, and the inaugural season of girls wrestling were among the highlights of the 2018-2019 athletic year at Versailles High School. Boys basketball The Tigers won the district championship with a convincing victory against Clinton

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