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Tabor track teams finish in second
Tabor track teams finish in second

Tabor track teams finish in second

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Trent Voth accelerates over the final hurdle during Friday?s preliminary round of the KCAC 110-meter championship. Voth won the final with a time of 14.9 seconds. Andrew Ottoson / Free Press. Click image to enlarge.

The Tabor College track and field men and women teams completed their season by finishing second to Southwestern College at the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference meet Friday and Saturday at North Newton.

Tabor?s Ashley Malcom took advantage of the two-day format and recorded four top-two finishes.

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TC inducts three into hall of fame

Willis Kleinsasser of Reno, Nev., Rachel (Schultz) Griffith of WaKeeney, and Don Rains, Hydro, Okla., were inducted into the Tabor College Athletic Hall of Fame Sunday.

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Bluejays announce basketball, football off-season signings

Several more athletes have signed letters of intent to plat sports at Tabor College next year.

Jared Hett, Marion, has signed to play basketball.

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14 Tabor athletes feted
14 Tabor athletes feted

14 Tabor athletes feted

tcwtenLaurelP4270002.jpg Laurel Delamater connects on a backhand winner at the KCAC semi-finals played two weeks ago. This week, Delamater was named ?most valuable player? by the conference coaches.Andrew Ottoson / Free Press. Click image to enlarge. Fourteen Tabor College Bluejays have been feted for all-conference honors in either baseball, softball or tennis. Seven members of the baseball team were honored: […]

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TC strong at ACCK
TC strong at ACCK

TC strong at ACCK

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Heidi Schmidt claims third place in the 1,500 meters at South?western on Saturday. Schmidt won the 1,500 at the ACCK meet on Tuesday. Phyllis Richert / Free Press. Click image to enlarge.

In a dominating performance the Tabor College men and women each won their respective divisions at the ACCK meet in North Newton, April 24.

Tabor men beat the runner-up Kansas Wesleyan 247-175 and the Tabor women defeated defeated second place McPher?son 247-177.

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TC wins first vs. Saint Mary

The Tabor College softball team finally broke through for its first win of the season with a 7-2 victory over Saint Mary last Tuesday.

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TC track third at home meet
TC track third at home meet

TC track third at home meet

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Shelby Miller goes airborne en route to a second-place finish in the women?s 400-meter hurdles event at Tabor on Wednesday. Miller snapped a 30-year-old school record in the 400-meter dash. Andrew Ottoson / Free Press. Click photo to enlarge.
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Ashley Malcom clears 6-1 in the high jump Wedneday. She won this event and added a second-place finish in in the long jump to go with a third-place finish in the triple jump. Andrew Ottoson / Free Press. Click photo to enlarge.

The Bluejays hosted teams from 12 other colleges at the annual Tabor College Invitational on Wednesday.

?We had a great day for a track meet,? coach Dave Kroeker said. ?We had a lot of good competition and a number of fine performances.?

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Festival Run set for May 26

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission is iniviting entries for the annual Hillsboro Festival Run at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 26.<p>Runners should meet at the Hillsboro Visitors Center located in Memorial Park. The 1-mile walk/run and 5-kilometer courses wind through the city of Hillsboro. <p>For registration forms call 620-947-3490 or e-mail hillsbororec@earthlink.net.<p>The entry fee is $12 before May 21 and $14 after […]

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Topham signs with Southwestern
Topham signs with Southwestern

Topham signs with Southwestern

BereanPBHSTophamP9290064.JPG Andrew Topham Andrew Topham, a senior at Peabody High School, signed a letter of intent April 17 to attend Southwestern College. He will be participating in cross country and track. ?Andrew is an outstanding student and is the recipient of Southwestern?s Presidential Scholarship,? said Jim Helmer, Southwestern?s cross country and track coach. ?He possesses all the qualities we look […]

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Tabor signs Maize High?s Funk and Williams
Tabor signs Maize High?s Funk and Williams

Tabor signs Maize High?s Funk and Williams

funkweb.jpg Jordan Funk Two Maize High School athletes have signed letters of intent with Tabor College. Jordan Funk will participate in men?s basketball. According to Micah Ratzlaff, head coach, ?At 6-4 Jordan, has the ability to play inside as well as outside. Jordan is the smartest and hardest working high school player I have recruited all year. He is very […]

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