Bears Run to Strong Finish of Regular Season

Posted: October 21, 2014

The William Chrisman boys and girls cross country teams had a solid finish to their regular season with a strong showing at the E A Markey Invitational at Swope on Monday, Oct. 20. The top 25 boys’ runners and top 20 girls’ runners medaled in the 1.5 mile event. Sophomore Caleb Michell won the boys’ […]


Sophomore Earns All-Conference Honors as Bears Compete at Conference

Posted: October 15, 2014

Sophomore Caleb Michell saved his best performance of his high school career for Tuesday’s Suburban Middle Seven Conference Meet at Fort Osage. Michell set a personal record, broke 18 minutes (17:51) for the first time, and earned Second Team All-Conference honors with his 13th-place finish. The top 20 earned medals with the top seven earning […]

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Truman takes the Wheel!

Posted: October 14, 2014

  Truman’s Jordan Salima returns an interception down the sideline in Friday’s game against Noland Road rival William Chrisman. The turnover led to the Patriots’ second touchdown as Truman went on to claim a 34-0 victory and the Wagon Wheel Trophy. Karl Zinke | The Examiner Read more:   Click here for highlights from the […]


Chrisman Cross Country Competes at Carl Owczarzak Fall Classic

Posted: October 11, 2014

Chrisman Cross Country Competes at Carl Owczarzak Fall Classic The William Chrisman boys and girls cross country teams competed at the Carl Owczarzak Fall Classic hosted by Shawnee Mission West at Shawnee Mission Park on Saturday, October 11. Rather than holding JV and varsity races, the Classic allowed students to run by grade level and […]


Lady Bears Defeat Rival Truman

Posted: October 8, 2014

By: Abbie Faught The Lady Bears didn’t need extra innings this time against rival Truman. The Chrisman softball team defeated the Patriots 5-1 on October 6. In the early season, the Bears went to extra innings, but this time the Lady Bears did enough in regulation. “It is exciting beating Truman both times we played […]


Chrisman Cheer Wins Second-Straight State Title

Posted: October 6, 2014

The William Chrisman cheerleaders are officially back-to-back State Champions. The Lady Bears followed up a great 2013 performance with an even better showing in 2014 on Sunday, October 5, in Columbia. “It feels amazing to win State again,” senior Taylor Klotz said. “We worked our tails off to get where we are. Im so proud […]


Bears Run at Grain Valley Invitational

Posted: October 4, 2014

The William Chrisman boys’ and girls’ cross country teams competed at the Grain Valley Invitational on Saturday, October 4. The meet featured runners from 18 schools. The varsity boys’ finished seventh as a team. Junior Anthony Wheeler finished 14th and sophomore Caleb Michell was 24th. Other Chrisman finishers included freshman Trey Dumas (47th), senior Malic Horn […]


Bears Softball Rallies in the 8th

Posted: September 26, 2014

The Bears (9-14, 4-6) defeated conference foe Fort Osage 7-2 with an eighth-inning rally. While the score looks like it was a blowout the game was way closer than the 7-2 final. The Bears took a 2-0 lead in the top of the 5th but the Indians (9-16, 4-6) bounced right back grabbing 2 runs of […]


Bears Medal at Grandview Invitational

Posted: September 26, 2014

Several William Chrisman cross country Bears medaled at was a successful showing at the Grandview Invitational held at Swope on Thursday, Sept. 25. Four varsity boys medaled (top 30 medaled in varsity races). Sophomores Caleb Michell and Tyler Hamm led the way in 19th and 23rd, respectively, and junior Anthony Wheeler finished 25th. Senior Malic […]


Chrisman Senior Earns More Honors

Posted: September 26, 2014

William Chrisman senior golfer Amanda Olsen has only played competitive golf for three years, but after a strong showing at the Suburban White Conference Tournament on Wednesday, Sept. 24, she can now claim to be a three-year All-Conference selection. The Tournament was played on the Outlaw Course at Paradise Pointe in Smithville. Olsen finished in […]



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