The Kearney High School boys' basketball team laid claim to a single 1961 state trophy when it faced off against a nine-time title holder from St. Louis at the 2004 Class 4 championship game in Columbia. That team, the St. Louis Public High League's legendary Vashon Wolverines, was little known to Kearney, a football-centric school of 1,000 students located outside Kansas City in Clay County. But to the surprise of many, the east-west foes fought a... More >>>