Category: Bluejays

Bluejays defeat Eagles 44-19 in District playoffs

#14 Junior Wide Receiver Dominic Gicinto for a great catch over two Ruskin defenders that led to a Raytown Touchdown.

Ruskin Eagles football team (2-8) started with a 19-10 lead against Raytown (3-7). But the Bluejays responded with 34 unanswered points in the second half and defeated the Eagles 44-19 in the opening first round of the Class 5, District 6 playoffs. Raytown will travel to Columbia, MO in a semi-final game against Columbia Battle on…

12th annual Raytown Schools Alumni Hall of Fame weekend

St. Joe tips Raytown 36-30The crowd at last Friday’s league contest between the St. Joseph Central Indians and the host Raytown Bluejays observed Central edge Raytown by a count of 36-30. The Bluejays (2-6) will prepare for their match against Raytown South on. Oct. 13. The Cardinals enter the non-league match with a 4-4 record.…

Raytown High varsity volleyball team wins 1st at tournament

The Raytown High School varsity volleyball team defeated 11 teams to win the William Chrisman Varsity Volleyball Tournament Sept.10. Front row, l-r: coach Nick Weinel, Ashley Stevenson, (back row, l-r) Marissa Poole, Bailey Sutherland, Skylar Moore, Laurynn Rudolph, Laisha Grimaldo, Hannah Flickner, Brittany Barnekoff, Carrie Fisher, Alisha Straws, assistant coach Sierra Oglesby, and Jenna Vickers.  …

Liberty defeats Raytown High 38-34

Photos by R.C. Jones Raytown High School senior Daquan Clark takes to the field carrying an American Flag for military appreciate night at Chitwood Stadium.   Junior running back Deon Carpenter for a big gain opposite Liberty High School this past Friday. (Jake Smirl) -Raytown High School senior QB Jake Smirl looks downfield while under…

Lady Jays volleyball slam Bulldogs

Raytown High School senior Brittany Barnekoff puts up a dink over a Grandview blocker during the Lady Jays match against the Bulldogs Tuesday. Raytown won the match 2 to 0, winning sets 25-11 and 25-6.

The Bluejays victorious over the Patriots 36-0

The game between Raytown High School Bluejays and Truman High School Patriots began this past Friday evening and was postponed until the following morning because of lighting. The Bluejays were victorious over the Patriots 36-0.

Raytowner to showcase talent on USA Girls’ Youth Continental Team

Raytown Bluejays

By Kris CollinsBrittany Barnekoff, an incoming senior at Raytown High School, started playing competitive volleyball just three years ago, but she’s made leaps in bounds in the sport. At 15 and 16 years old, she was invited to competitive training camps under USA Volleyball, the governing body over the U.S. Women’s National Team, and she’s…

Raytown High School Track

The Raytown High School boys and girls track teams placed third and fifth overall in the Suburban White Conference Track and Field Tournament held at Staley High School on May 5. Photos by R.C. Jones Save

Baseball season opens with varsity tournament

Photos by R.C. JonesBaseball season for the Raytown High School Bluejays and the Raytown South High School Cardinals began this week as both teams participated in the annual Raytown Schools Varsity Baseball Tournament. A total of 14 games are to be played between eight schools at Reed Field at Raytown South and the Raytown High…

RHS Basketball

Raytown Bluejays

Photo by R.C. JonesThe Raytown High School Bluejays lost the district 14 Class 5 championship game to the Lee’s Summit Tigers by 59 to 35.  The Jays ended the season with a record of 21 wins and six losses.  

Raytown Bluejays

Raytown Bluejays

The Raytown High School Bluejays fell to the Liberty North High School Eagles 50-45 on Feb. 26.  The Bluejays finished second in conference to Liberty North.  A Bluejays victory would have resulted in a tie for the conference championship.  Raytown High finished the regular season with a record of 20 wins and 5 loses. The Raytown…