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Falcons Finish Strong

Posted: February 21, 2017

The Falcons Men’s Basketball squad defeated Heritage Christian 50-48 in the final conference game.  Terrion Seddens dominated the paint with 15 points and 11 rebounds.  Tyler Weeks scored his 17th and 18th points as time expired to lead the Falcs to the victory.  The Falcs finish off their regular season on Thursday at Lafayette before embarking for District […]

 

Wounded Lady Falcs Struggle in Conference Finale

Posted: February 21, 2017

The Lady Falcons lost 43-46 to conference foes, Heritage Christian.  It was a tought night before the game even started with their all-conference backcourt sitting on the sidelines with injuries.  The new rotation showed promise, but the Lady Falcons fell in a close game. BY PERRY GREEN

 

Lady Falcs Struggle on V-Day

Posted: February 14, 2017

The Van Horn Lady Falcons basketball team mounted an impressive fourth quarter comeback, but ultimately fell short to Raytown,  31-44.  Early turnover and free throw struggles caused the Lady Falcs to fall behind by 16 in the first half.  Karli Schnakenberg led the Falcons in their fourth quarter comeback with 14 points. BY HORUS KESTREL

 

Falcs Make Rude Dates for Valentine’s Day Matchup

Posted: February 14, 2017

Van Horn’s Men’s basketball team eased out to big lead and never looked back in their Valentine’s Day victory over Alta Vista, 89-33. The Falcons led 48-17 at halftime due to their excellent transition offense and solid defense. The Falcs were led by Tyler Weeks’ (SR) 14 points. BY PERRY GREEN

 

Falcon Wrestling Defeats Truman

Posted: January 31, 2017

The Falcon Wrestling squad is finishing it’s preparations for next weekend’s District Championships with a victory over Truman (54-20), and a hard-fought loss to Liberty North (30-42).  The Falcons were paced by Marcos Murphy, Jacob Burch, Aaron Maluia, and Anthony Krantz, all with two wins.  Preston Murphy, the other half of the Murphy boys, was […]

 

Lady Falcs struggle in 31-58 loss at Butler

Posted: January 31, 2017

The injury ravaged Lady Falcons fall to the Butler Bears, 31-58.  The struggles on offense were highlighted by the game’s leading scorers finishing with only six, Karli Schnakenberg and Jasmine Williams.  The Lady Falcons look to get back on the winning track this Friday against Summit Christian.  The Courtwarming game will begin at 6:00.  See […]

 

Van Horn Building a Wrestling Tradition

Posted: January 27, 2017

Over the span of 5 years The Van Horn High School Wrestling Team has risen above and beyond expectations. January 26th, 2017 marks Van Horn High School captured their fifth consecutive Crossroads Conference Championship.  Through the years outstanding wrestlers Tyler Horton, Kevin Turner, Sylvester Newman, Carlos Cubas, and Marcos Murphy have led the way during […]

 

Van Horn Wins 5th Consecutive Conference Wrestling Title

Posted: January 27, 2017

The Falcon grapplers maintained their grip on the XRC Conference title by winning an unprecedented fifth championship in a row.  The winning night also improved their record to an impressive 15-3-1 in duals.  Coach McGee and his wrestling squad now turn their attention to preparing for the district tournament and state. Individual conference champions:  113-Payton […]

 

Cross Country Competes in City Championship

Posted: September 16, 2016

On Tuesday, September 13, Fort Osage hosted the City Championships for all Independence cross country teams:  Fort Osage, Truman, Van Horn and William Chrisman.  Chrisman runners swept the top times in both girls and boys, but Van Horn runners followed close behind. GIRLS Karli Schnakenberg 2nd place Chase Siedlik 13th place Nina Campos 14th place […]

 

Van Horn football Brings Home First Win of the Season

Posted: September 16, 2016

After a disappointing 2-0 start to the season, the Falcon football team made it to the win column in the game against Sherwood on September 2. Scoring first, the Falcons made their mark with a 20-yard touchdown pass from quarterback John Fenton (11th) to receiver Evan Neal (11th).  Evan, who played receiver on offense and […]

 
 
 

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