Category: Breaking News

Southwestern sweeps Tabor

A 27-point night by Jenna Wilson proved too much for the Tabor women to handle in Saturday's 72-66 road loss to the Moundbuilders. A well-rounded effort by the Southwestern men put Tabor on the low end of a 46-29 score following a very physical first half. Late in the first half, Andrew Schroeter came off the bench and provided a […]

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Marion boys edge Hoisington 61-58; girls win 54-52 in OT

The Marion High School girls basketball team outscored Hoisington
7-5 in the extra session of Friday's 54-52 overtime win. Not to be
outdone, the Warrior boys topped Hoisington 61-58.

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Hillsboro sweeps Ellinwood

The Hillsboro girls and boys made the long trip to Ellinwood worthwhile Friday night, taking a pair of league wins from the Eagles. The Trojan girls started the evening with a 44-25 victory. HHS led 8-6 after one quarter, then bumped the lead to 17-10 by halftime. But the third quarter proved to be pivotal as the Trojans outscored the […]

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La Cabana reopens with ‘no problems’

La Cabana reopened Wednesday, Jan. 10, after temporarily being closed due to paperwork errors. Owner Atanacio Nieto said the restaurant wasn?t forced to close on Monday and Tuesday, but chose to do so in order to get its paperwork in order. ?I didn?t have all my paperwork for 2008 and I thought you had 30 days to turn it into […]

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Hillsboro drops make-up games to Nickerson

The Hillsboro boys and girls both lost their non-league games at Nickerson Monday night in a make-up date originally scheduled for Dec. 14. In the girls? contest, Nicker?son (5-2) prevailed 40-24. The Panthers led 14-9 after one quarter, 23-16 at the half and 29-20 after three quarters. The Trojans, who committed 24 turnovers, were led in scoring by Amy Neufeld […]

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Tabor men even up at Classic with 79-72 win

The Tabor College men?s basketball team used 22 points by Aaron
Whitelaw to knock off the Missouri Baptist Spartans 79-72 Saturday. The Bluejays went 1-1 during the 2-game Golden Heritage Foods Holiday Classic, having lost to the Savannah College of Art and Design Bees 76-70 Friday.

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Marion boys win at the wire, 59-56

For the second time in as many nights, a Marion High School boys
basketball game was decided by a 3-point shot at the last second. Fortunately
for the Warriors, the ball found its way into Justin Heidebrecht?s
hands at the pivotal moment, and Heidebrecht?s shot gave the Marion boys a
59-56 win over Lyons Saturday.? The Marion girls won their second straight game going away, drubbing the visiting Lions 51-23.

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Hillsboro takes two games from Hoisington

The Hillsboro High basketball teams got the post-holiday part of their season off to a great start, taking a pair of victories at Hoisington on Friday night (Jan. 4). The Trojan girls started the evening with a 40-31 win. Hillsboro led 10-8 after one quarter, thanks in part to eight points from Dakota Kaufman. By halftime, the Trojans were ahead […]

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Marion girls trounce Ellinwood 58-36; boys daggered at last second

Sometimes it takes a perfect shot to win, and on Friday night the
Ellinwood Eagles came into Marion and made their last chance count, snatching a 59-58 win away from the Warrior boys at the last possible second.
The girls clobbered Ellinwood 58-36 in the early game
behind 26 points from Julia Zeiner.

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Trojans sweep Halstead to start holiday break

The Hillsboro High basketball teams started their holiday break with the gift they were wishing for — a pair of wins over Halstead Friday night (Dec. 21) at Brown Gymnasium. In the girls? game, Hillsboro prevailed 41-30. The Trojans led 10-8 after one quarter, then inched ahead by six, 19-13, by intermission. The third quarter proved to be pivotal as […]

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