Category: College

Tabor baseball sweeps Friends

Tabor baseball sweeps Friends

Tabor starter Dustin Hurlbutt fires a pitch during Game 1 against Friends Friday. He threw 11 strikeouts in Tabor’s 5-1 victory and earned the pitching win, scattering four hits and one run over six innings of work. Janae Rempel / Free Press The fourth-ranked Tabor College baseball team swept a four-game series with Friends to improve to 11-1 in KCAC […]

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Two to be inducted to Tabor Hall of Fame

Two to be inducted to Tabor Hall of Fame

Two former Tabor College athletes will be inducted into Tabor’s Athletic Hall of Fame at the annual sports banquet Saturday, May 16 at 6 p.m. Eugene Friesen Basketball standout Eugene Friesen and dual-sport athlete Tesha Werth will join the 35 other individuals in the Tabor Hall of Fame. A four-year letter-winner in basketball, Friesen averaged 20 points and 10 rebounds […]

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Allen signs for Tabor basketball

Allen signs for Tabor basketball

Hillsboro High School senior Micah Allen has signed a letter of intent to play basketball next year at Tabor College. A Central Kansas League first-team selection, Allen averaged 15.7 points, 4.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists this season. Seated with Allen is his mother, Carol. Standing are (from left) HHS basketball coach Darrel Knoll; Allen’s father, Brian; Allen’s brother Joel; and […]

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Bluejay softball starts KCAC at 3-1

Bluejay softball starts KCAC at 3-1

Third baseman Araselly Vargas makes the throw to first during Game 1 against Southwestern Tuesday. Vargas later hit a walk-off RBI single to give Tabor the come-from-behind, 6-5 victory. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College softball team swept Southwestern before splitting a doubleheader with Bethany to open KCAC play with a 3-1 record. The Bluejays improved to 14-17 […]

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Tabor track competes at Sterling

Tabor track competes at Sterling

Keith Francis (center) and Zac Krehbiel (right) round the curve in the 200 at the Sterling Invitational. Francis placed third with a time of 22.48 seconds. Francis also finished second in the 400 (50.33). Phyllis Richert Photo The Tabor College track and field teams competed at the Sterling Invitational Friday and Saturday. Hannah Holmes highlighted the women’s performances by winning […]

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TC tennis travels to New Mexico

Following a scrimmage at Seward County Community College March 21, the Tabor College tennis teams competed in New Mexico over Spring Break last week. The men lost all three of their matches, while the women went 2-2. Coming—Tabor will kick off KCAC play today at Friends. Matches begin at 3 p.m. Tabor will travel to Bethany Monday for matches beginning […]

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TC wins series with Coyotes, 3-1

TC wins series with Coyotes, 3-1

Coach Mark Standiford congratulates Gadiel Baez as he rounds third base after hitting a two-out walk-off grand slam to give Tabor a come-from-behind, 10-8, victory over Kansas Wesleyan in Game 1 Saturday. Tabor won the series, 3-1. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College baseball team went 5-1 last week, sweeping a doubleheader with Saint Gregory’s before taking three […]

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Two Bluejays earn All-America status

Two Bluejays earn All-America status

Two Tabor College basketball athletes have achieved All-America status for their performances this past season. Both Bluejay basketball teams won regular season KCAC titles to qualify for their respective NAIA Division II national championships for the second consecutive year. Tonisha Dean Representing the women’s team, senior forward Tonisha Dean received third-team All-America honors. “Tonisha is probably the best all-around athlete […]

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Bluejay softball wins twice, loses twice

The Tabor College softball team finished the week with an 11-16 record after sweeping Central Christian but losing twice at Benedic­tine. Benedictine—Tabor lost two games Saturday. The Bluejays dropped a 6-5 contest in Game 1. Tabor trailed 5-3 after six innings, but scored two runs in the top of the seventh to tie the game. Araselly Vargas contributed an RBI […]

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Elite status / Tabor College women reach the final eight in their quest for a national title

Elite status / Tabor College women reach the final eight in their quest for a national title

The Tabor College bench celebrates after the Bluejays tied their second-round game with Southern Oregon at 12 midway through the first half Friday. After trailing 8-0, Tabor came back to tie the game, forcing Southern Oregon to call timeout. The Bluejays won their first-round game against Marian, then defeated Southern Oregon, 72-65, before falling to Briar Cliff in the quarterfinals. […]

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