Senior tight end Heck chooses UNC

  It was hard to miss senior Charlie Heck on the football field this season. His 6’7” frame made him the tallest player on the team and also helped him excel as a tight end and defensive end. His hard work on the football field did not go unnoticed by colleges during the season. Richmond, Holy Cross and Kansas State all offered him scholarships during … Continue reading Senior tight end Heck chooses UNC

Hawklets fall short of state title

After a memorable run by Rockhurst, which included wins over powerhouse teams such as Bentonville and Blue Springs, the Hawklets fell just short of winning the Missouri Class 6A State Title on Saturday. They lost to undefeated Christian Brothers College high school (CBC) by seven points, despite taking a lead late in the third quarter. Things looked bad for the Hawklets in the first quarter, … Continue reading Hawklets fall short of state title

KOUTELAS: Royals one win away

The Kansas City Royals are one win away from a World Series appearance. I’m sure that sounded as odd as it was for me to write. For a team that at one point sat at 48-50 and even got swept by the Houston Astros to win its first seven postseason games is beyond explanation or comprehension. We know about the incredible, improbable comeback against the … Continue reading KOUTELAS: Royals one win away

KOUTELAS: Royals turn on speed at the right time

How does one put into words what happened at Kauffman Stadium on Monday night? One can mention any combination of words: stunning, amazing, dumbfounding. But none of those words can really give any justice to the Royals walk off win against the Chicago White Sox.  The Kansas City Royals are are deep into the playoff race. At this point, their record sits at 82-67, and … Continue reading KOUTELAS: Royals turn on speed at the right time