Written by Hillsboro Free Press Wednesday, 11 July 2007 08:31Hillsboro teams 1st, 3rd at tournament<p><p>The Hillsboro 10-&-Under softball team coached by Eddie Weber and Steph Sinclair defeated Chase County in a two-game Cottonwood Valley League championship series by a score of 2-1 on June 28. Hillsboro lost the first game of the series 1-0. The team finished with a 7-2 season record and a 3-1 record in the tournament. Shelley Arnold was chosen as most valuable player. Pictured are: back row (from left) coach Eddie...
Written by Andrew Ottoson Wednesday, 11 July 2007 08:12Hillsboro pitcher Jake Liles (right) and Daniel Jost talk about the nice catch Jost made on a short pop-up that cut short a Lyons rally early Friday night. The catch preserved a 3-2 Hillsboro lead. Post 366 built the lead to 12-3 but fell one play short of salting away the win, losing 13-12.
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With the hope of playing for a berth in the state tournament, a shorthanded Hillsboro team traveled to Lyons for the first night of this weekend’s Babe Ruth District IV baseball tournament.
The Peabody also made the trip, and finished as tournament runner-up.
“We were missing a number of important guys coming in, but we thought that if we were still in it on Sunday, we’d have a...
Written by Andrew Ottoson Wednesday, 11 July 2007 08:05The 2007 Mid-Kansas League championship swim meet was held Saturday in Council Grove. Peabody finished second among nine teams with 332 1⁄2 points and Hillsboro was fourth with 175 1⁄2 points. Lindsborg won the title with a score of 352.
Girls 8 & Under
Fly: 10. Abby Sechrist 38.90, 11. Sonja Jost 39.07. Backstroke: 9. A. Sechrist 39.67. Breaststroke: 9. A. 39.85, 20. S. Jost 51.94. Freestyle: 9. S. Jost 29.57, 18. A. Sechrist 37.40.
Boys 8 & Under
Fly: 1. Braden Vogt 27.53. Backstroke: 1. B. Vogt 28.96, 6. Joe Knoll 37.14. Breaststroke: 1. B. Vogt 29.16. Freestyle: 2. B. Vogt 21.21, 5. J. Knoll 27.97.
Medley Relay: 1. Hillsboro A (Shayla Hanna, Darcy Heinrichs, Maddie Duerksen...
Written by Andrew Ottoson Thursday, 05 July 2007 05:52Despite the cancellation of Monday’s game against Hesston, Legion Post 366 gathered at Memorial Field to swap its regular season garb for the uniforms of the Babe Ruth District 4 wildcard tournament and to snap a team photo. The tournament, to be played at Lyons, begins Friday. Back row: (from left) coach Bill Fish, Alfonse Klenda, Alex Nuss, Dan Jost, Aaron Stepanek, coach Tim Hein. Front row: Tyler Ediger, Dan Berg, Jacob Edwards, Mitchell Koop, Jake Liles. Not pictured: coach Joe Alvarez, Jacob Fish, Travis Riesen, Dustin Strunk and JD Tippin. Andrew Ottoson / Free Press. Click image to enlarge.
The Hillsboro American Legion Post 366 baseball team added a pair of losses to its record last week, and then had its...
Written by Andrew Ottoson Thursday, 05 July 2007 05:47The Hillsboro swim team traveled to Moundridge on Saturday for a meet that also included Lindsborg.
Hillsboro placed second with 512 points. Lindsborg scored 635 as a team.Girls 9-10
Medley Relay: 1. Hillsboro A (Shayla Hanna, Darcy Heindrichs, MaddieDuerkson, Erin Wiebe), 1:28.84. 3. Hillsboro B (Kianna Hinerman, AbigalCalam, Hannah Bostic, Alicia Dirks) 1:57.44. Fly: 1. Maddie Duerksen18.81, 2. Shayla Hanna 20.84, 3. Erin Wiebe 24.43. Breaststroke: 1.Hannah Bostic 25.15, 3. Darcy Hendrichs 28.31, 4. Alicia Dirks, 28.79.Freestyle: 1. Maddie Duerksen 15.38, 2. Shayla Hanna 15.68, 3. ErinWiebe 17.92, 5. Emily Sechrist 19.83, 9. Darcy Hendrichs 22.23, 10.Hannah Bostic 22.40, 12. Abigal Calam 22.65, 13. Kianna Hinerman 23.97,14. Alicia...
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