Bears Defeat Kearney

Posted: August 29, 2014

Strong defense and a clutch goal lifted the Chrisman boys’ soccer team to a 1-0 win at Kearney on Thursday, August 28. The Bears played strong on the defensive end and junior goalie Jon Sartin made eight saves for the shutout. “I couldn’t have done it without the defense in front of me,” Sartin said. […]


WCHS Golf Picks Up Monumental Win

Posted: August 29, 2014

The William Chrisman girls’ golf team had a monumental victory on Thursday, August 28. The Lady Bears defeated rival Truman 232-251 in what Is believed to be Chrisman’s first win since the Chrisman girls’ golf program began in 1997. “It was a great performance,” coach Jacob Basnight said. “Great job girls.” Amanda Olsen who was […]


Chrisman Volleyball Starts 2-0

Posted: August 29, 2014

The William Chrisman volleyball team is now 2-0 after a 25-6, 25-10 win at Grandview on Thursday, August 28. “I think it was a great way to start the second [match] of the season,” Rodriguez said. “I think we worked really well as a team.” The Bears used strong and efficient team play to secure […]


Tennis Drops Tough Matches

Posted: August 29, 2014

The William Chrisman tennis team fell in two tough matches on Wednesday, August 27, and Thursday, August 28. The Bears fell to Fort Osage 7-2 on Wednesday. Mikaela Rodriguez picked up an 8-4 win at No. 2 singles and Lindsay MacDonald picked up an 8-3 win at No. 5 singles. The Bears fell 8-0 to […]


Lady Bears Top Odessa

Posted: August 28, 2014

The William Chrisman softball team followed up its win over Truman with a 6-2 win over Odessa on Wednesday at Adair.“We played really well,” coach Lindsey Ramsey said. “We were able to limit our mistakes on the field and we executed at the plate when we needed to.”Assistant coach Lauren Way said, “The girls battled […]


Lady Bears Open Season With Win Over Belton

Posted: August 27, 2014

The William Chrisman Volleyball team was challenged often in its opener against Belton but responded each time and made the most of its home match with a two-set win (25-15, 25-12).“We struggled near the end, but came back,” assistant coach Keri Collett said.The key for Chrisman was strong play and strong leadership from a core […]


Chrisman Soccer Drops Opener

Posted: August 27, 2014

Story by Envoy StaffA shorthanded William Chrisman soccer team fell in its opener at Kansas City East 2-1 on Tuesday, August 26.“I don’t think we did as good as we could have,” Carlos Cook said. The Bears got on the board with a goal from Emanuel Cisneros, but could not score again in defeat. The Bears […]


Lady Bears Defeat Rival on Wild Pitch

Posted: August 27, 2014

After opening the season with two losses on Saturday, August 23, in the Greater Kansas City Tournament, the Bears picked up their first win on Tuesday, August 26, and making the victory even sweeter was the fact it was over rival Truman. “We beat Truman,” senior Kyana Mason said. “We did great.”Sophomore Samantha Atagi ran […]


Bears Have High Expectations

Posted: August 22, 2014

Coming off of a 1-9 campaign last year, the Bears’ football team is feeling very confident especially after last Friday at the Jamboree where they shocked many people by going 2-0-1 vs Lees Summit North, KC Center and Maryville.The team has high hopes for the upcoming season  and with a whole new coaching staff everyone […]


Chrisman Softball Opens New Field With Blue and Gold Game

Posted: August 22, 2014

The William Chrisman girls’ softball team showed off its new practice field to family and friends with its Blue and Gold game on Thursday, August 21. The new baseball/softball practice field, on the east side of Chrisman, was built this summer. It now allows both the baseball and softball teams to practice on campus.



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