Category: Sports

Trojans finish mid-pack at first invitational

Trojans finish mid-pack at first invitational

Sophomore Addie Berens competes in the 100-meter hurdles at the Conrad Nightingale invitational track meet in Halstead on Friday. She placed eighth overall. The Hillsboro track and field team competed Friday at the Conrad Nightingale Track and Field Invitational in Halstead, its first invitational meet of the season. The Trojan boys’ team placed ninth among 14 schools competing while the […]

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Marion softball 9-1 in HOA

The Marion softball team scored 42 runs and went 3-1 last week to move to 9-1 in Heart of America play and 9-3 overall. Sterling—Marion split two games with the Black Bears Friday, winning the nightcap 4-3 after losing Game 1, 9-2. The first game was the Warriors’ first league loss of the season. The Black Bears scored four runs […]

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Warriors outscore four foes, 55-10

The Marion baseball team outscored its opponents 55-10 in doubleheader sweeps of Inman and Ell-Saline last week, improving to 7-1 in Heart of America play and 12-2 overall. Inman—In a non-league matchup, Marion faced the Teutons Friday for the second time this season and achieved the same result, as the Warriors again earned a pair of run-rule wins. Marion won […]

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HHS tennis battles in two tourneys

HHS tennis battles in two tourneys

Hillsboro senior Dylan Wiens returns volley during a doubles match at the Trojan Invitational April 17. The Hillsboro boys’ tennis team competed in two varsity meets last week. The team hosted its second home tournament last Tuesday and finished in a three-way tie for third place among six schools. Wichita Trinity Academy won the team title with 50 points, followed […]

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Tabor track teams battle at soggy home invitational

Tabor track teams battle at soggy home invitational

Jonathan Hinerman finished fifth in the steeplechase Tabor College hosted its annual track and field invitational meet on a cool and rainy Saturday at Joel H. Wiens Stadium. “While the weather conditions made many events battles of attrition, Tabor did have several event winners and good performances,” coach Dave Kroeker said. For the men, Austin Cheatham won the shot put, […]

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HHS golf teams win JV tourney, place fifth at Sterling

The Hillsboro golf team placed first at a junior varsity tournament hosted by Hesston Thursday. The Trojans turned in a team score of 361, which put them ahead of Hoisington at 365, Hesston 400, Great Bend 428, Sterling 454 and Marion 459. “Due to scheduling, and with the CKL tournament being at Hesston in May, I made the decision to […]

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Lightning ends hope for wins vs. Pratt

The Hillsboro softball team was in position to win on the road at Pratt, but Mother Nature intervened when lightning warnings ended Game 1 in the top of the sixth inning with the Trojans trailing 11-10. “We had 12 hits and I know we had a good chance to win,” coach Stephanie Sinclair said about the outcome. Whether Game 2 […]

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Bluejay softball still leads KCAC

Entering the doubleheader against No. 24 Ottawa University on April 18, the Tabor College softball team had a three-game lead in the KCAC standings and a 13-game winning streak. The Bluejays won the first game, 3-2, but had its winning streak snapped in Game 2, 16-4. Tabor remains in first place in the conference with a two-game lead over Oklahoma […]

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HHS baseball loses lone game to Pratt

The Hillsboro baseball team jumped in front early in its game at Pratt on Friday, but the good start slipped away as quickly as it arrived in a 11-5 loss to the Green­backs. Hillsboro didn’t get a chance to avenge the loss, however, as Game 1 was called after five innings because of lightning; the second game of the scheduled […]

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Area High School Sports Roundup (April 25, 2018)

TRACK & FIELD &9724; Canton-Galva: The Eagle track and field team traveled to Fairfield Apr. 17 for a meet with Fairfield, Inman, Sedgwick and Little River. The boys and girls teams both placed fourth. The boys’ 4×400 relay, comprised of Chase Klinkerman, Landon Everett, Kinser Colgin and Jerry Bradbury brought home gold (3:51.74). Earning silver medals for second place were: […]

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