News Flash

Latest News

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Coaches Gaines inducted into Mo Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame

Gaines_large lighter image

Congratulations to Brad Gaines, who was inducted on April 21 into the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

Coach Gaines has nearly 500 wins as a girls basketball coach. He was the the Panthers girls basketball coach for 7 years. Prior to coming to Ray-Pec, he also coached at Oak Grove and Orrick high schools. He won a state title in 1992 at Oak Grove, and also won numerous conference and district titles during his coaching career. (See more info below)

Gaines was inducted into Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame, the Greater Kansas City Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, and in 2000, he was inducted into the Missouri Football Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame.

While no longer serving as the head coach for girls basketball at Ray-Pec, Coach Gaines has continued coaching as an assistant coach for high school football, basketball, and track/field.

In 1973, he began his 45-year coaching career at Orrick High School coaching football, basketball, and track. He later coached at Oak Grove and then Raymore-Peculiar.

Over those 45 years, he continued coaching all three sports. His record while serving as a head football coach at Orrick and Oak Grove was 205 wins and 91 losses, winning one state title and finishing as runner-up twice.

His Head Girls Basketball coaching career record was 480 wins and 237 losses. While serving as the head coach at Oak Grove for 20 seasons, he compiled a record of 404 wins and 157 losses, making two Final Four appearances and in 1992 finishing 31-0 and winning the Class 3 state title. During those 20 seasons, his teams made five state Quarterfinal appearances won seven district titles, and 13 conference titles.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Latest News

Kindergarten Roundup

Kindergarten Roundup is March 27

Posted on: February 25, 2019
Miles Sellami at March 25 2019 BOE meeting

Board honors spelling champion

Posted on: March 26, 2019
IMG_5455

Congresswoman Hartzler visits Ray-Pec

Posted on: March 15, 2019
pi day

Happy Pi Day!

Posted on: March 14, 2019
summer-school-logo

Summer School planning is under way

Posted on: March 8, 2019
BOE recognition Aubri

School Board honors volleyball coach

Posted on: March 4, 2019
Bridle Ridge Mustang Team

Bridle Ridge students learn about empathy

Posted on: February 20, 2019
See How They Run image

RPHS to present comedy "See How They Run"

Posted on: February 11, 2019
FBLA group pic

Ray-Pec FBLA students qualify for state

Posted on: February 14, 2019
BOE recognition Janae Thurston 4

Board honors RPHS Senior Janae Thurston

Posted on: January 25, 2019
BOE 122018 honors XC

School Board honors Cross Country runners

Posted on: December 26, 2018
RPHS SOM December 2018

RPHS honors Students of the Month

Posted on: December 13, 2018
clipart-calendar-blue-3

Please share feedback on school calendar!

Posted on: November 30, 2018
RPEMS SOM September 2018

RPEMS September Students of the Month

Posted on: October 17, 2018
Girls Tennis 2018 District Champs

Tennis team wins District championship

Posted on: October 4, 2018
Eagle Glen castle

Conscious Castle of Eagle Glen

Posted on: October 1, 2018
picture day

School Picture Day is coming

Posted on: August 24, 2018
Students from Little Blessings donate food to CAN

Children donate to CAN program

Posted on: August 9, 2018
BOE award 06202018 image

School Board recognized for awards

Posted on: June 21, 2018
BOE recognition of TSA image

Board honors TSA state champions

Posted on: May 25, 2018
School Road completed image

School Road is open!

Posted on: May 9, 2018
RPHS April SOM image

April Students of the Month at RPHS

Posted on: April 25, 2018
Ray-Pec Cares book drive flyer image

Ray-Pec Cares seeks book donations

Posted on: April 19, 2018
The Nerd

RPHS to present comedy, 'The Nerd'

Posted on: April 5, 2018
I Voted web

Voters approve Prop R-P

Posted on: April 6, 2018
TSA at BOE meeting image

TSA presents plaques to Board members

Posted on: March 27, 2018