News · This Week in Prairie Athletics 11/18


Hello, Gophers! Here are the latest news and notes from Prairie Athletics…

  • Although the Girls Basketball team fought hard to the end on Saturday, they suffered their first loss of the season at Central Catholic and dropped to 2-1. The Lady Gophers are back in action on Tuesday at Western before traveling to Delphi for their conference opener on Friday. The finally have a chance to play before the home crowd next Tuesday, November 26th, when they host Rossville.
  • The Boys Basketball team hosted “Meet the Gophers” Saturday night. Grades 3-8 each held a 12-minute scrimmage while the JV and Varsity teams each played one quarter. In addition, the cheerleaders, pep band, and Prairiettes were able to perform. Thank you to everyone who was able to attend and make the night a good one for all our athletes and performers. The Boys team travels to Benton Central on Thursday for their scrimmage before opening their season next Wednesday in the traditional Frankfort-CP game the night before Thanksgiving.
  • The JH Boys Basketball team opened their season at the Frankfort Invite on Saturday. Their home openers are scheduled for tonight in the Fieldhouse versus Faith Christian. Both 7th and 8th Grades will play an A and a B team game.
  • The next CP Athletic Booster Club meeting is Thursday, Nov. 21st at 7:00pm in the Corporation Office.

Key Events in this Winter Season:

  • 11/26- Girls Basketball Home Opener vs. Rossville (Elementary Dance Clinic)
  • 11/27- Boys Basketball Opener at Frankfort
  • 12/6- Girls/Boys Basketball DH vs. Sheridan (Girls Developmental League Recognition Night)
  • 12/7- Wrestling Opener at Winamac
  • 12/14- Home opener for Wrestling (CP Invite)
  • 12/20- Boys Basketball vs. Frontier (Coaches’ Night… Coaches select their favorite music to be played)
  • 12/21- Boys Basketball vs. Faith Christian (Youth recognition night- grades 3-8)
  • 1/4- Girls/Boys DH vs. Taylor
  • 1/10- Boys Basketball vs. Tri-County (2020 Hall of Fame Inductions)
  • 1/14- Girls Basketball vs. North White (Teacher Appreciation Night)
  • 1/25- Boys Basketball vs. Attica (Hardwood)
  • 1/31- Girls/Boys DH vs. Clinton Central (Girls Senior Night)
  • 2/1- Wreslting Sectionals at Frankfort
  • 2/4, 2/7, 2/8- Girls Basketball Sectionals at Sheridan
  • 2/8- Boys Basketball vs. North White (Elementary Dance Clinic)
  • 2/28- Boys Basketball vs. WeBo (Boys Basketball, Cheerleading, Pep Band, Wrestling Senior Night)
  • 3/3, 3/6, 3/7- Boys Basketball Sectionals at Western Boone
  • 3/17- Winter Sport Awards  Night