Category: General Sports

Glasgow 18th at national senior bowling tourney

Hillsboro?s Willard Glasgow placed 18th among 40 competitors in his age division at the National Senior Bowling Tournament in Reno, Nev., July 7-9. The event was made up of six games. To qualify for the tournament, Glasgow?who is a member of the Tampa State Bank team?placed first in his age division at the Kansas State Senior Tournament in Leaven?worth last […]

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Tabor College hosts two-day football camp

Tabor College hosts two-day football camp

Catching Grayson Ratzlaff keeps his eyes on the ball prior to making the catch from quarterback Dawson Stucky as Jaxxon Hanschu looks on during a receiving drill facilitated by Tabor College football coach Mike Gardner Friday. The drill was part of a two-day camp hosted at Tabor by Gardner and his staff. The 26 boys formed two age groups:?third through […]

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CVL 10U team wins state, prepares for regionals

CVL 10U team wins state, prepares for regionals

Team The Cottonwood Valley League All-Stars won the 10-and-under state baseball tournament in Fort Scott the weekend of July 11-13 and are now preparing to travel to Chadron, Neb., for the regional tournament. The team will check in Thursday, July 24, and the tournament is July 25-28. The field includes seven state champions, a host Nebraska team and a team […]

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Hillsboro claims MKL swim title

Hillsboro claims MKL swim title

Philip Young of Peabody swims the breaststroke in the boys? 9- and 10-year-old 100-meter medley relay Saturday at the Mid-Kansas League swim meet in Hillsboro. Young and teammates Hunter Navrat, Johnathan Glover and Alex Caldwell placed second with a time of 1:34.46. Peabody was one of three Marion County teams to participate in the meet and placed eighth overall. Hillsboro […]

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Local bowling team 186th at state

The Tampa State Bank bowling team from Marion placed 186th in a field of 341 teams at the Kansas State USBC Association tournament in Wichita. Members of the team were Barry Allen, Jim Wyatt, Wilbert Backhus, Doug Marler and Williard Glasco. Among 971 entries in doubles, Willard Glasco and son Russell placed 40th, Allen and Marler finished 74th and Backhus […]

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Hillsboro swimmers second at Lindsborg

The Hillsboro swim team took second at Linds?borg Saturday with 5571?2 points behind the host team (7011?2) and ahead of Solomon (149). ?The swimmers we had in the water did a fantastic job putting forth a great effort after what for most was a late Fourth of July night,? coach Stephanie Moss said. ?Although the result did not go in […]

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Hillsboro swim wins at Hesston

Hillsboro swim wins at Hesston

Koby Schroeder of Peabody swims in the boys? 11- and 12-year-old 100-meter freestyle Saturday. Schroeder won the event with a time of 1 minute, 48.68 seconds. Despite a shortened swim meet because of weather, the Hillsboro swim team won at Hesston Saturday with 4111?2 points ahead of the host team (373) and Marion (1861?2). Scores were calculated through Event 50, […]

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Peabody swimmers victorious at home

The Peabody swim team won its home meet Saturday, even though the meet wassuspended after 32 events because of weather. Pea?body tallied 279 points for the win, ahead of Abilene (1881?2)?and Solomon (691?2). Peabody Meet Saturday, June 28 100-meter freestyle Girls 9-10:?3. Mya Winter 2:06.04. Boys 9-10:?1. Alex Caldwell 1:43.63, 2. Josh Bergman 2:03.70, 3. Hunter Navrat 2:11.79. Girls 11-12: […]

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City makes splash with touchpad

City makes splash with touchpad

Hillsboro swim team coach Stephanie Moss makes sure the touchpads at the Family Aquatic Center are ready for use prior to Saturday?s home swim meet. The new touchpad timing system came about through a partnership between the Hillsboro Recreation Commission, Hillsboro Community Foundation and Tabor College. A new state-of-the-art touchpad timing system is in place at the Hillsboro Family Aquatic […]

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Hillsboro swimmers win third straight

Hillsboro swimmers win third straight

Emily Paulus swims the freestyle leg of the girls? 9- and 10-year-old 100-meter medley relay Saturday in Hillsboro. She and teammates Ellie Noble and Katie Rempel placed third in 1:45.90. The Hillsboro swim team won its third straight meet Saturday at home by accruing 5001?2 points. Hesston placed second (477), Herington third (3031?2) and Solomon fourth (218). ?This was an […]

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