Category: High School

Trojans take two from Hoisington

Trojans take two from Hoisington

Lead-off hitter Allison Weber slaps a two-strike pitch for a single during the fourth inning of Game 2 against Hoisington. Weber was the winning pitcher in the 5-3 complete-game victory. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press A five-run second inning was all the offense Hillsboro needed to secure a 5-3 softball win over Hoisington and a doubleheader sweep April 7 in […]

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Marion softball starts HOA play with 4-0 record

Marion softball starts HOA play with 4-0 record

Emily Hague fires a pitch during Game 2 against Bennington. In her first varsity appearance, Hague pitched her first full game to earn the win, scattering six hits and six runs over five innings of work. She struck out three batters. Marion swept Bennington, 18-3 and 16-6. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Marion softball team improved to 4-0 in […]

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Warrior baseball sweeps Bulldogs

Warrior baseball sweeps Bulldogs

Jacob Baldwin fires a pitch during Game 1 against Bennington Friday. He earned his first pitching win of the season in Marion’s 21-3 victory in three innings. The Warriors won the nightcap, 14-8, to sweep the Bulldogs. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Marion baseball team swept Bennington Friday in an improved outing following Tuesday’s losses to Sedgwick. “We worked […]

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Sechrist, Knoll run at Pre-state Challenge

Sechrist, Knoll run at Pre-state Challenge

Emily Sechrist competed in the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter races at the Shocker Pre-State Challenge Thursday at Wichita State University. Courtesy Photos by Dennis Boldt Grant Knoll and Emily Sechrist represented Hills­boro track and field at the Shocker Pre-State Chal­lenge, Thursday even­ing at Wichita State Univer­sity. Both seniors ran the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter races. Sechrist competed in the Elite Division, finishing […]

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Trojans lose two to Hoisington

Trojans lose two to Hoisington

Braden Vogt delivers a pitch during the second inning of Hillsboro first game against Hoisington. Vogt threw 42⁄3 innings in an 8-6 loss. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press The Hillsboro baseball team is still looking for its first win after dropping a pair of games against Hoi­s­ington April 7 at Memorial Field. For the third game in a row, the […]

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Warrior track teams win Marion Relays

Both Marion track and field teams won the Marion Relays hosted at Herington Friday. “We had a great day at the meet,” coach Grant Thierolf said. “Any time you can come out of a meet of this quality with two team championships is a pretty big deal. We will have to keep in mind that it is early April and […]

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Area track, April 15, 2015

Canton-Galva—The Eagles kicked off their season at the Goessel CKTL meet Tuesday. Kaylee Littrell paced the girls by placing second in the discus with a throw of 90 feet, 3 inches. Krystal May also finished among the top three by placing third in the high jump (4-2). As a team, the girls placed fourth with 32 points. Hesston won with […]

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Area baseball, April 15, 2015

Canton-Galva—The Eagles split their season-opener at Inman Tuesday. Canton-Galva won Game 1, 12-7. Hunter Pearson was 3-for-3 at-bat, including a double, and had two RBIs. Ethan Loyd was 3-for-5, including a triple, and had two RBIs. Reed Wiens also hit a double and had two RBIs. Tanner Klingensmith was the winning pitcher. Over five innings, he scattered three hits and […]

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Hillsboro tennis takes to the courts

Hillsboro tennis takes to the courts

Dakota Klein competes in the Hillsboro Invitational Thursday. He went 0-3. Phyllis Richert Photo The Hillsboro tennis team competed at Smoky Valley April 7 in a tournament format that featured a single brac­ket for both doubles and singles. In doubles, the team of Josh Funk and Dakota Klein were 0-3 for the day, losing to Hesston (8-0), Wichita Colle­giate (8-1) […]

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Settle leads HHS golf

Settle leads HHS golf

Colin Settle shows the form that led to a 21st-place finish at the Hillsboro Invitational Friday. He carded a 103. Phyllis Richert Photo   Hillsboro golfers Colin Settle placed 21st and Alex Dalke 33 in a field of 48 individual players competing at the 10-school Hillsboro Invita­tional Friday. Settle carded a 103 and Dalke a 106 to finish mid-pack. Brandt […]

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