Here are the latest news and notes from Prairie Athletics…
- The Wrestling team finally opens their season this weekend at the Winamac Super 8 Duals. Coach Chase Thompson begins his first season as head coach of the Gophers with Seniors Jason Stevens (195), Keaton Huber (182), Jamie Escareno (182), and Matthew Schilling (220) leading the way along with Junior and Regional Qualifier Sean Patrick (285).
- The Girls Basketball team improved to 5-1 with a 47-22 victory over county rival and HHC foe Rossville last Tuesday. The JV improved to 6-0 with their victory. Both teams return to action this Wednesday at McCutcheon before hosting Sheridan as part of the Girls/Boys DH on Friday night. The Girls developmental league teams will be recognized at halftime of the girls contest.
- The Boys Basketball team dropped their opener at Frankfort on Thanksgiving Eve 61-53. The Gophers return to action on Friday vs. Sheridan in the second game of the Boys/Girls DH. A traditional JV/V matchup with Seeger awaits on Saturday. Both games are at Clinton Prairie this weekend.
- The JH Boys Basketball team continues their improvement as they travel to Frankfort on Tuesday, Carroll on Thursday, and again to Frankfort for the County Tournament on Saturday.
- Help the Booster Club by joining the Scrip Program. Every face value gif card you purchase helps earn money for Clinton Prairie sports programs. This is the perfect time to join with the holiday season in full swing. See the attachments below.
Have a great week and Go Gophers!