SUBSCRIBE AND SAVE $12.00 OFF THE NEWSSTAND PRICE!
 Published weekly Thursday, March 26, 2015 www.theodessan.net 
Subscribe          Classified Ads          Advertise with Us          Newspaper Rack Locations          Contact Us
 
 
OUR OFFICES

The Odessan
212 W. Mason Street
P.O. Box 80
Odessa, MO 64076
816-230-5311
spaar@iland.net

Focus on Oak Grove
103 S.E. 12th Street
Oak Grove, MO 64075
816-690-7218
Fax 816-690-7219
focus@iland.net

 


New to the area?
Pick up a free copy of our
CITY GUIDE
at either of our
convenient locations
or click HERE
to view it on-line.
City Guide
 


Kitchen Witchin'
Featuring recipes from the
"Kitchen Witchin'" column
Kitchen Witchin'
$10.00 + tax














BE FOUND
FAST
& EASY
When they know where to look!
Make it easy for customers to find you when they need you.
Our NEW BUSINESS DIRECTORY is designed just for that!
SPORTS

Read complete details of these stories and other news
in the latest edition of The Odessan.

 
Bulldogs split nonconference doubleheader
to start baseball season
 
Calieb Bennett...dives across home plate headfirst for one of Odessa's 11 runs against O'Hara, but the Celtics still managed to outscore the Bulldogs 17-11 in eight innings in the season opener. photo by Kory Hales
 
Odessa hosted O'Hara and Santa Fe Saturday to officially kick off the baseball season.
Odessa 11
O'Hara 17
8 innings
Bulldogs trailed 10-3 entering the bottom of the sixth against O'Hara High School and scored seven runs to tie the game.
After the Celtics broke the tie in the top of the seventh, Odessa rallied once again for a single run in the bottom half to force extra innings. Read more in The Odessan.
 
 
Seven Bulldogs named All-MRVC West
 
Four boys and three girls from Odessa were named All-MRVC West late last week when the conference officially released its All-Conference selections for the 2014-15 basketball season.
Colby Nickels and Josiah Bennett were named to the First Team. Cody Behrman was voted Second Team All-MRVC West. Calieb Bennett received Honorable Mention.
Rhyannon Patrick and Kylin Grubb were First Team selections from the Lady Bulldogs team. Kinly Grubb received Honorable Mention. Read more in The Odessan.
 
 
Bulldog track competes at UCM
 
University of Central Missouri hosted the High School Mule Relays for Class 4 and 5 schools Monday.
No team scores were recorded, but medals were awarded to the top six finishers in each event.
Kylin Grubb qualified for the 55-meter hurdles with a heat-winning time of 10.27. That was the third quickest qualifying time. In the finals, Grubb ran a 9.55 to finish second. Read more in The Odessan.
 

 
 

 
 
Bulldogs lose tennis season opener
to Kansas City Lutheran
 
Odessa hosted Kansas City Lutheran Monday in the season opener for both teams. Bulldogs fell to the Knights 6-3.
Corbin Kleoppel was a 9-8 winner over Triston Aspegren in number three singles. Tyler Atkerson dominated Nathan Wagner in number five singles 8-1. Kyle Jensen lost 8-2 in number one singles to Aaron Tebbenkamp.
Kane Wolkey fell to Vince Otto in number two singles 8-2. Read more in The Odessan.
 
 
Wrestlers land eight on All-Conference list
 
Eight Bulldogs were named when the MRVC West released its All-Conference wrestling team last week. Dakota Miller, 120, Cole Stodghill, 195, and Dalton Koch, 285, were all First Team selections. Logan Windsor, 106, Logan White, 113, Brett Shull, 126, Jake Bartow, 152, and Austin Weygandt, 160, were all named to the Second Team.
Windsor, Koch and Weygandt were also named Academic All-Conference. They were joined on that list by Mason Bake, Armand Kenepaske, Garrett Fiegenbaum, Luke Drenon and Mason Smith.
Bulldogs won the dual championship in the MRVC West and the MRVC Tournament this season. They went on to place fifth at the state championships. Read more in The Odessan.

 
 
State qualifiers... Odessa had 10 wrestlers advance from the regional tournament in Belton last weekend to the state championships March 27-29 in St. Louis. The top four in each weight class advanced to the state tournament. State qualifiers are, front, from left, Jakson Wimberly (10U, 130lb, fourth), Gavin Gross (12U, 95lb, first), Shon Badder (12U, 75lb, third), Bryce Palmer (12U, 100lb, first), Garrett Bayless (10U, 95lb, second); back, Luke Malizzi (12U, 110lb, second), Jake Evinger (12U, 110lb, third), Xavier Walsh (12U, 175lb, second), Austin Magruder (12U, 135lb, fourth), Brenden Wood (14U, 190lb, second).  photo by Kory Hales
Weather Center
 
 
 
 
Odessa Heating/Cooling
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Odessa Heating/Cooling
 
 
 

© 2015 The Odessan. All rights reserved.