Category: College

Tabor takes three from Bethany

Tabor takes three from Bethany

The Bluejays congratulate Michael Baca (center) after he hit a two-run home run during the second inning of Game 2 Saturday against Bethany. Baca had three of Tabor’s six home runs in the Bluejays’ doubleheader sweep of the Swedes. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College baseball team took three of four from Bethany over a two-day series Friday […]

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Tabor softball team 1-3 for the week

The Tabor College softball team split a doubleheader with the University of Saint Mary before dropping two to Ottawa, giving them a 7-5 KCAC record, 18-21 overall. Ottawa—Tabor lost two games on the road Saturday. The Bluejays lost Game 1, 9-1. Tabor scored its only run in the fourth inning, thanks to a two-out RBI double by Stormie Bush. The […]

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TC tennis 1-5 for week

TC tennis 1-5 for week

Jessica Emoto returns the ball during her singles match against Bethel Saturday. Emoto lost the match, 6-2, 2-6, 4-6. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College tennis teams faced three KCAC schools last week. Tabor began the week at Bethany Monday and had mixed results. The women defeated the Swedes, 8-1, but the men lost, 9-0, to a Beth­any […]

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Makovec signs for McPherson hoops

Makovec signs for McPherson hoops

Seated with Makovec are her parents, Darren and Amy Makovec. Standing are (from left) Gordon Reimer, McPherson head basketball coach; and Alan Stahlecker, Centre head basketball coach. Janae Rempel / Free Press Centre High School senior Shelby Makovec signed a letter of intent Monday to play basketball next year at McPherson College. Over her career at Centre, Makovec scored an […]

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TC competes at KT Woodman Classic

The Tabor College track and field team competed at the KT Woodman Classic Friday and Saturday. The Tabor men turned in nine top-10 finishes. Jonathan Gibson won the javelin throw with a distance of 150 feet, 10 inches. Shawn Johnston was third in the shot put (40-23⁄4); while Johnny Loera was fifth in that event (39-10). Caleb Neufeld finished fifth in […]

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No. 2 Jays lose series to Sterling

No. 2 Jays lose series to Sterling

Jean Acevedo fires a pitch during Game 2 against Sterling Thursday. Acevedo pitched a complete game to earn the win, striking out 14 batters in Tabor’s 6-3 victory. That was Tabor’s only win, though, as Sterling won the series, 3-1. Janae Rempel / Free Press The second-ranked Tabor College baseball team faced a ranked opponent in No. 24 Sterling last […]

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Tabor softball sweeps McPherson

Tabor softball sweeps McPherson

Stormie Bush scores on Sara Vela’s single during the bottom of the second inning of Game 2 against Friends Wednesday. Bush got on base with a double in that inning. Tabor lost the game, 6-2, splitting the doubleheader with the Falcons, after earning a 2-0 win in Game 1. Tabor went on to sweep McPherson Saturday. Janae Rempel / Free […]

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Tabor tennis opens KCAC play last week

The Tabor College tennis teams opened KCAC play at Friends Wednesday. The Bluejay women swept the Falcons, 9-0, while the Tabor men lost, 9-0. Coming—Tabor was scheduled to play at Bethany Monday. The Bluejays will host Kansas Wesleyan Thursday at 11 a.m. and will host Bethel Saturday at 9 a.m. Tabor tennis Friends (April 1) Friends 9, Tabor men 0 […]

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Daugherty, Holmes lead TC track

Daugherty, Holmes lead TC track

Jonathan Gibson launches the shot put at the Hutch Night Relays Thursday. Gibson placed fourth with a throw of 45 feet, 8 inches. Phyllis Richert Photo The Tabor College track and field teams earned two gold medals and qualified one for nationals at the Hutch Night Relays Thursday. The Bluejay men turned in 22 top-eight performances, leading to a third-place […]

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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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