Category: General Sports

Row, row, row?your bike?to better health, Baize says
Row, row, row?your bike?to better health, Baize says

Row, row, row?your bike?to better health, Baize says

John Baize, of Hillsboro, has found an unusual way to exercise, working the major muscle groups in one workout.

The device: a rowing bicycle.

?It?s like bicycling,? he said, ?only it works not only your lower extremities, but also your upper extremities as well.?

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Two state titles by Trojan girls was memorable
Two state titles by Trojan girls was memorable

Two state titles by Trojan girls was memorable

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Hillsboro girls celebrate their sub-state victory over Hesston, earning them a berth in the Class 3A state tournament. The HHS girls won their six post-season games by an average of nearly 20 points on the way to the state title. Free Press

If success in athletics is measured by championships, the basketball and track programs for the girls at Hillsboro High School easily topped the list of highlights in the area sports world in 2007.

Led by a senior core of JuliAnne Chisholm, Tina Frick and Hannah Marsh, the Trojan girls finished at the top of the heat in Class 3A in both sports.

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Kids tourney draws 215 Wrestlers

Seventeen members of the Hillsboro Kids Wrestling Club competed in the annual Hillsboro Takedown Tournament in Brown Gymnasium on Saturday. Two of the wrestlers, Ryan Stepanek and Braden Vogt, won their three-member pool with 2-0 marks. Competing during the day were 215 wrestlers from 21 clubs in central Kansas. Following are the Hillsboro results by age divsion. 6 & Under: […]

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HRC offering 3rd New Year’s Run

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission is seeking entrants for the third annual Hillsboro Frostbite Four Mile, to be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 1. Runners will meet at the Hillsboro Scout House located in Memorial Park and follow from there the fun run course that winds through Hillsboro. Runners and walkers are welcome. For registration forms call 620-947-3490, email recreation@cityofhillsboro.net or […]

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Tournament draws 18 teams

Marion USBC Bowling Association and SherBowl Lanes sponsored Marion?s annual 9 Pin No Tap Bowling Tournament Oct. 27-28 and Nov. 3-4.
A total of 18 four-member teams and 28 doubles teams participated in the non-sanctioned event at Sherbowl Lanes in Marion.

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Kids Wrestling to start year

The Hillsboro Wrestling Club for kids between 5 and 16 years of age held an informational meeting for parents at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, in the technology lecture center at Hills?boro High School.

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Open gym, JAM set to start

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission will sponsor JAM Basketball again this winter as well as open gym from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays, Nov. 7, 14 and 28, and from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 4, 11, 18 and Dec. 2.

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HRC sets November dates for open gym

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission will be sponsoring open gym from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Nov. 4, 7, 11, 14, 18 and 28. The HRC also has slated open gym time for 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 2nd. Open gym is for both youth and adult basketball players who would like to play in pick up games or […]

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Hiebert feted by Region VI

Kory Hiebert, a 6-feet, 2-inch freshman from Goessel, was named District Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 9 for District M, Region VI, Division II (NJCAA). Hiebert, who plays middle hitter on the Hesston College women?s volleyball team, was honored for recording 62 kills in 19 games Oct. 2-9. During that week, the Larks defeated Pratt Community […]

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HRC to offer dodgeball

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission is sponsoring a dodgeball tournament Nov. 10 at the Hillsboro High School gymnasium. A completed roster and the $40 entry fee need to be turned into the city offices at 118 E. Grand, or can be mailed to the City of Hillsboro, P.O. Box 125, Hillsboro, KS 67063. A minimum of six players are required per […]

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