Category: College

TC volleyball 2-2 at Salina

The Tabor College volleyball team split four games last weekend at the Kansas Wesleyan tournament. The Bluejays opened with a 3-1 loss to Oklahoma City University Saturday (25-21, 18-25, 17-25, 15-25). Tena Loewen led Tabor’s attack with nine kills. Kate­lin Horstick had two solo blocks. Kelsea Brittain added 12 assists, and Megan Voth 10. Whitney Maple led the team with […]

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Tabor men fall in soccer opener

The Tabor College men’s soccer team opened the 2014 season with a 6-1 loss at home to the University of Texas at Brownsville Friday. Tabor trailed 2-0 at halftime. The Ocelots are receiving votes in the NAIA Top 25 poll. Coming—Tabor (0-1) is scheduled to host Avila today at 7:30 p.m. and will travel to No. 5 Oklahoma Wesleyan Saturday for […]

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Hiebert at home in Div. I after 8-man beginning

by Kevin Haskin Topeka Capital-Journal There are walk-ons who contribute for Kansas State. Then there is another variety. Those who played a different brand of football in high school. As a standout for Goessel, Weston Hiebert lined up alongside fewer teammates and tracked down opponents on an 80-yard field. His Friday night passion was eight-man. “It was a huge adjustment […]

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Tabor’s Loewen, Felty picked for preseason squads

Tabor’s Loewen, Felty picked for preseason squads

Tena Loewen Two Tabor Bluejays have been named to Kansas Collegiate Athletic Confer­ence preseason teams in volleyball and soccer. The teams were selected by head coaches Aug. 5. Volleyball—Sophomore Tena Loewen is the sole Bluejay to grace the 2014 preseason volleyball team. Loewen, a 5-foot, 11-inch outside hitter, was named to the All-KCAC second team a year ago and earned […]

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KCAC coaches pick TC 3rd in soccer, volleyball

The 2014 KCAC coaches’ polls for men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball have been released. Polls were conducted at the KCAC Sport Manage­ment Conference at Sterling Aug. 5. Men’s soccer—Tabor was picked to finish third in the men’s soccer coaches’ poll. The Bluejays tallied three first-place votes and 67 total votes. McPherson topped the poll with four first-place votes and […]

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TC volleyball 1-3 in first outing

The Tabor College volleyball team opened the season last week at the Oklahoma Baptist tournament Friday and Saturday. They finished with a record 1-3. “We really had a great weekend of growth,” coach Amy Ratzlaff said. “We took some time to work on different lineups and had time to explore our strengths and weaknesses.” The Bluejays opened with a 3-0 […]

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ABCA names TC’s Standiford regional ‘Coach of the Year’

ABCA names TC’s Standiford regional ‘Coach of the Year’

mark_standiford_148_mba The accolades keep coming for the 2014 Tabor College baseball team and head coach Mark Standiford. The Bluejays skipper took home the most recent honor by being named the 2014 American Baseball Coaches Association’s Diamond Coach of the Year for the Plains Region. Standiford was one of 10 NAIA coaches to win the award after his Bluejays qualified for […]

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Preseason football polls announced

Preseason football polls announced

Tabor College head football coach Mike Gardner speaks at the KCAC Football Media Day last week. Preseason coaches’ and media polls have been released for football following the KCAC Football Media Day Aug. 6. The Tabor College Bluejays, ranked eighth in the NAIA Football Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 poll, came in second in the coaches’ poll with two first-place votes […]

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Tabor hires new bowling coach

Tabor hires new bowling coach

Daniel Dick will head the Tabor College bowling program. A former bowler at Wichita State University, Dick’s goals for Tabor’s bowling program include building the team and increasing the college’s presence in the bowling world. Sometimes things happen in life better than any human could script. Tabor College’s head bowling coach, Daniel Dick, credits divine intervention for turning a foot […]

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Three TC squads earn All-KCAC academic honors

Three Tabor College athletic teams have received KCAC All-Academic honors for the 2013-14 school year. The award, new this year after being introduced by conference Faculty Athletics Representatives, is given to the KCAC team with the highest grade point average in each sport. All teams receiving the award have a GPA above 3.000. To be eligible, student-athletes on a team’s […]

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