Category: High School

Trojans remain unbeaten

Hillsboro volleyball solidified its hold as the No. 1 team in Class 2A in the latest rankings with a sweep of Hesston and King­man Sept. 16 at King­man. In another classic battle of talented Central Kansas League rivals, the Trojans, now 16-0 for the season and 3-0 in the league, slipped past Hesston (11-2, 2-1), ranked No. 2 in Class […]

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MHS earn 28-16 homecoming victory

MHS earn 28-16 homecoming victory

Jacob Baldwin stretches to grab a 30-yard pass from Jack Schneider in the first quarter Friday. The pass completion set up a 3-yard Adam Janzen score on the next play to give Marion a 14-0 lead. The Warriors defeated Remington, 28-16, on homecoming night. It was a tale of two halves Friday at Warrior Field, as Marion claimed a 28-16 […]

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Hillsboro drops wild 57-27 decision at Halstead

Hillsboro drops wild 57-27 decision at Halstead

Hillsboro’s Jesse Meier powers through the grasp of two Dragon defenders for four more yards during the Trojans’ 57-27 loss at Halstead. Meier, an all-league lineman who was making his backfield debut, finished with 44 yards rushing and 62 yards on two pass receptions. Scoreboards are almost always accurate, but they don’t always communicate the truth. The Hillsboro football team […]

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Marion claims 2nd in Spikefest

Marion claims 2nd in Spikefest

Sam Davies (6) and Marissa Jacobson (23) attempt to block the attack of Centre’s Brenna Shields (2) during Set 2 Saturday. Marion defeated the Cougars and went on to finish as runners-up in the eighth annual Marion Spikefest. The Marion volleyball team claimed second place at the 8th annual Marion Spikefest tournament Saturday with a 4-1 record for the day. […]

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3 Warriors place in top 20 at Herington

The Marion cross country team competed at Herington Thursday. “Today was another great day for the cross country team,” coach Rebecca Hofer said. “It was Herington’s first meet, and some of the races took awhile; however, overall, I thought they did very well.” In the varsity girls’ race, all three Warrior runners placed in the top 20. McKenzee Remmers led […]

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AREA HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP

CROSS COUNTRY Canton-Galva—The Eagles ran at Centre Thursday. Lane Wiens paced the boys with a time of 20 minutes, 56 seconds, good for 18th place. Brittany Dieker led the girls, finishing 18th in 19:49. “Lane and Brittany both ran good races again today,” coach Lyle Silsby said. “They both were able to move up during the race and improve their […]

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Trojans repeat as SES tourney champions

Trojans repeat as SES tourney champions

Shannon Heiser (27) and Lakyn Johnson go up to block the hit of Abilene 6-footer Claudia Hess during the championship game of the Southeast of Saline tournament Saturday. The Trojans, ranked No. 1 in Class 2A, went on to win the title for the second year in a row and improve their season record to 12-0. It was a battle […]

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Marion falls to Hutch Trinity, 30-6

Marion falls to Hutch Trinity, 30-6

Mason Pedersen hauls in an 18-yard pass from quarterback Jack Schneider during the third quarter of Friday’s game against Hutch Trinity. Take away the second quarter in Marion’s battle with Hutchinson Trinity Friday night and you’d have a tie ball game. As it was, however, the experience-laden Celtics scored 24 unanswered points in the second period, which proved to be […]

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Reversal of fortunes: Trojans throttled by Haven

Reversal of fortunes: Trojans throttled by Haven

Hillsboro quarterback Justus Hilliard executes a fake handoff to running back Tyson Reimer during the first quarter of the Trojans’ 41-12 loss to Haven. Hilliard ran the ball and gained 13 yards. After soaring to a lopsided win in the season opener, the Hillsboro football team returned to earth Friday in a 41-12 loss at Haven. Six plays into the […]

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Warriors win Centre tourney

Warriors win Centre tourney

Julia Hall attacks the net during Set 1 of the championship against Rural Vista Saturday at the Centre tournament. Marion claimed the title in two sets. The Marion volleyball team won the Centre tournament Saturday with a perfect, 5-0, record, losing only one set the duration of the tournament. Marion opened pool play with a dominating 2-0 victory over Word […]

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