Coaches for fall and winter sports athletic teams were hired for the 2017-2018 academic year at a May 15 regular meeting of the Anna-Jonesboro Community High School District No. 81 Board of Education.
The board took the following actions, as reported in minutes from the meeting:
Shawnee Community College plans to host 14 summer camps for young people starting June 5.
A variety of camps are planned. Here’s a look at the schedule:
Soccer Camp: June 5-7, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the college’s main campus near Ullin. Ages 7-12. The fee is $30.
Renewable Energy Camp: June 5-...
The Anna-Jonesboro Community High School girls’ soccer team went 3-1 in recent action.
A-J 4, Massac County 0: Elle Basler scored two goals to lead the visiting Lady Wildcats to the win Monday, April 17.
MiKayla Bundren and Jaycee Pender each had a goal apiece for A-J.
Raegan Cruse, Pender and Emma...
The host Anna-Jonesboro Community High School girls’ soccer team faced off against Harrisburg at the Jonesboro School soccer field on Monday, March 27.
The Lady Wildcats (in white tops) won the game 3-2. Photo by Amber Skelton.
Anna-Jonesboro Community High School girls’ soccer coach Sarah Konecek looks forward to a good season.
“This is a very strong team that is full of very good talent and have the potential to go far and do very well,” Konecek said.
“We should be a very exciting year.”
Individual team positions won’t...
The Anna-Jonesboro/Cobden/Dongola high school boys’ soccer team posted a win and a tie in recent action.
A-J/Cobden/Dongola 0, Carbondale 0: Goalie Jake Parr played 80 minutes in goal and had 7 saves for visiting A-J/Cobden/Dongola in the tie Thursday, Oct. 6.
Jaryt Tripp had 3 shots at goal and...
Almost 13-year-old Noah Treece of Cobden has been chosen to represent the United States on an all-star soccer team, which is scheduled to travel to Spain in November.
Noah, who plays on a club team in Carbondale, went to an evaluation camp in St. Louis, where Barcelona coaches chose a select few to...
The Anna-Jonesboro/Cobden/Dongola high school boys’ soccer team went 2-2 in recent games.
A-J 1, Sikeston, Mo., 0: Jaryt Tripp scored the winning goal for A-J in the Coach Kline Tournament at Sikeston Saturday, Aug. 27.
Goalie Jake Parr had 9 saves in 70 minutes of play.
A-J 1, Breese Central 0:...
The boys of the Anna-Jonesboro/Cobden soccer team are back on the field to kick off a new season.
The 2016-2017 season began in July with an eight-versus-eight tournament in Carbondale.
Between the tournament and summer conditioning, coach Mark Boomer said he has had 40 boys sign up for the team....