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Tabor defeats Lyon in opener

Tabor defeats Lyon in opener

Jonah McKee looks for positive yardage with some hard running during Tabor’s season-opener at Lyon College Saturday. McKee tallied 67 yards on three carries in Tabor’s 45-21 victory. The game was Lyon’s first since 1951. Photo Courtesy John Krueger / Lyon College The Tabor College football team used a monstrous third-quarter to overpower Lyon College (Ark.) on the road Saturday, […]

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Recruiting should boost men’s team

Recruiting should boost men’s team

These three All-KCAC returners form the backbone for the Tabor College men’s soccer team this season: (from left) Bransyn Felty, Dominique Mays, Joe Lopez. Janae Rempel / Free Press Finding roles, refining young talent and developing team chemistry will be some of the keys to success for the Tabor College men’s soccer team this season. Ninth-year coach Grant Brubacher has […]

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Women return experience for 2015

Women return experience for 2015

These seniors and returning All-KCAC athletes form a solid core for the Tabor College women’s soccer team this season: (from left) Kelly Gomez, Ashtyn Stephens, Amy Vaughan, Yvonne Alanis, Lydia Padilla, Nicole Stevenson. Not pictured: Jordan Walters. Tabor College Photo by Vance Frick A majority of the Tabor College women’s soccer team returns this year for coach Ian Thom­son’s second […]

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Bluejays 1-3 at Missouri Valley

The Tabor College volleyball team went 1-3 at the Missouri Valley Tournament Friday and Saturday. Two of Tabor’s losses were in five sets, providing valuable learning experience for the young Bluejays. “I really feel like we should’ve had both of those wins,” coach Amy Ratzlaff said. “Whenever you get into a fifth set, having a court full of new players […]

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Tabor men’s soccer drops opener, 1-0

The Tabor College men’s soccer team lost its season-opener to Southwestern Christian Tuesday, 1-0. After a scoreless first half, the Eagles scored in the 76th minute. Tabor took just three shots all night, compared to 27 by Southwestern Christian. The Eagles took 11 shots on goal; Tabor had none. Goalkeeper Alfredo Piedra had 10 saves. Coming—Tabor will host Johnson and […]

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Seven Jays named to preseason team

Seven Tabor College athletes have been named to the 2015 All-KCAC preseason football team. Three Bluejay seniors grace the preseason offense: quarterback Simon McKee; running back D’Marco Smith, a second-team selection a year ago; and offensive lineman Jess Croley. Highlighting the preseason defense are returning first-team selections Derrick Lawrence, a senior defensive lineman; and Ben Gardner, a senior linebacker. Sophomore […]

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TC women’s soccer splits pair of OT games

For the second time in as many games, the Tabor College women’s soccer team needed overtime to decide the outcome. After claiming a 2-1 victory earlier in the week, the Bluejays lost by that same score to Central Methodist Friday. Hayley Stoval put the Bluejays on the board with a goal in the 18th minute off a Lydia Padilla assist, […]

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Former NBA player to speak at Tabor

Former NBA player to speak at Tabor

Former NBA player Brent Price will speak at Tabor College’s annual athletic department kickoff tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the gymnasium. Price played for four different teams during his nine seasons in the NBA. Courtesy Photo Former NBA player Brent Price will be the keynote speaker for Tabor College’s annual athletic department kickoff tonight (Wednesday) at 7:30 p.m. in the […]

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Tabor soccer hosts pair of scrimmages

Tabor soccer hosts pair of scrimmages

Freshman midfielder Niklas Lenz dribbles the ball Wednesday in a scrimmage against Cloud County Community College. Janae Rempel / Free Press Freshman midfielder Niklas Lenz dribbles the ball Wednesday in a scrimmage against Cloud County Community College. The Bluejays lost, 3-1. Tabor struck first with a goal by Agustin Ariza assisted by Bransyn Felty, but Cloud County tied the game […]

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KCAC Network to broadcast games

The KCAC is partnering with Rocking M Media, LLC to provide play-by-play radio coverage of conference football and basketball games this season. The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Network will broadcast a football game of the week and Saturday men’s and women’s basketball games. Programming will include pre-game shows featuring interviews with coaches and players and a breakdown of KCAC action […]

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