Category: College

Friends no friend to Bluejays in sweep- Women’s Results

Friends no friend to Bluejays in sweep- Women’s Results

Tristen Leiszler shots for two of her 16 points during Saturday loss to Friends University, the KCAC leader. Leiszler led the Bluejays with 16 points. As the KCAC season reaches its climax, expectations for the Tabor College women seem to be at a critical stage. The Bluejays, picked as the pre-season favorite to win the KCAC title, absorbed two more […]

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Scorecard (January 31, 2018)

KCAC BASKETBALL MEN KCAC Overall W L W L Southwest’n (6) 14 2 21 3 Friends 11 5 13 10 Ok Wesley’n (21) 10 6 17 7 York 10 6 13 10 Ks Wesleyan 10 6 12 10 Saint Mary 9 7 11 1 Tabor 9 7 10 12 Ottawa 8 8 9 12 Sterling 5 11 7 16 Bethel […]

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Tabor Bluejays Mac attacked with road losses- Men’s Results

The Tabor men lost their third straight game Saturday, coming up short on the road against McPher­son College, the KCAC bottom dwellers, 87-80. The loss leaves the Blue­jays in a tie for sixth place in the KCAC with an 8-6 record and a 9-11 record for the season. Tabor played the game without the services of Julian Winton, their leading […]

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Tabor Bluejays Mac attacked with road losses- Women’s Results

Tabor Bluejays Mac attacked with road losses- Women’s Results

Taylor Deniston draws a foul and during the second quarter of the Bluejays game against McPherson on Saturday. She made both free throws she was awarded. It was a 61-52 week for the Tabor College women, as both games they played ended with identical scores. Tabor started with a win against York College on Wednesday, then found themselves on the […]

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Tabor’s Cheatham qualifies for NAIA Indoor Nationals

Tabor College shot-put thrower Austin Cheatham qualified for the NAIA Indoor Nationals during the Johnson Community College Cavalier Night Indoor Relays on Friday. His throw of 52 feet, 93⁄4 inches is a new Tabor indoor record and 3 feet farther than his previous best. Cheatham is a redshirt freshman from Hesston. Other highlights included Robert Phillips’ weight throw of 52-0 […]

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Ratzlaff steps down as Tabor College volleyball coach

Ratzlaff steps down as Tabor College volleyball coach

Amy Ratzlaff coaches her team to a win during the National Volleyball Tournament opening round match against Trinity Christian College. Tabor ended the season 28-12 and 17-5 in the KCAC / Free Press file photo After 19 seasons as the volleyball coach at Tabor College, Amy Ratzlaff has decided to hang up her whistle. In August, she will assume the […]

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Tabor women bounce back to defeat Southwestern

Tabor women bounce back to defeat Southwestern

Bluejay guard Amber Bonham is fouled by Makala Canada of Southwetern during the third quarter of Tabor’s 78-63 victory. Bonham finished 18 points, teammate Taylor Deniston added 19, Sammy Jo Peterson 16 and Tristen Leiszler 11. / Phyllis Richert photo Coming off a horrible start that cost them a victory against Kansas Wesleyan on Wednesday, the Tabor Col­lege women earned […]

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No.6 Moundbuilders ward off Blue mens’ late rally

No.6 Moundbuilders ward off Blue mens’ late rally

Tabor’s Isaiah Wilson shoots over Brent Smith of the Moundbuilders for two points in the second half of the game with Southwestern on Saturday. The No. 6 ranked Moundbuilders defeated the home team, 83-74 / Phyllis Richert photo The Tabor College men needed a win not only to avenge a loss to the No. 6 ranked South­western earlier this season, […]

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Tabor women come one point short at Ottawa, but defeat OWU

by Don Ratzlaff The Free Press The Tabor College women lost a 59-56 heartbreaker to Ottawa Univer­sity Saturday in Ottawa. The lead went back and forth for much of the game. Tabor led after one quarter, 16-13, but Ottawa rallied to take a 30-28 lead as the first half ended. True to form, Tabor regained the lead 43-41 after three […]

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Bluejay men defeat Braves with second-half rally, but lose to OWU

The Tabor College men rallied from a 39-27 halftime deficit to defeat Ottawa University on the Braves’ home court Saturday, 76-72. The win evened Tabor’s season record to 8-8 and improved the Bluejays’ KCAC record to 7-3. Julian Winton had a huge game, scoring 37 points on 11-for-18 shooting from the floor, 2-for-6 from behind the arc and 13-for-16 at […]

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