Category: High School

Marion baseball moves on to Class 3A state tournament this week

Marion baseball moves on to Class 3A state tournament this week

The Marion baseball team celebrates after winning the Class 3A regional baseball tournament at Southeast of Saline Wednesday. The Warriors defeated Hillsboro, then Beloit, to earn a trip to the state tournament. Marion, the No. 2 seed, will play No. 7 Hays-Thomas More Prep-Marian Thursday at 11 a.m.

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Warriors win 3A regional title

Warriors win 3A regional title

Corbin Wheeler earned the pitching win in Marion’s 13-9 championship victory over Beloit Wednesday. In 32⁄3 innings of relief, he gave up five hits and three runs (all earned). He walked two batters and struck out two. The Marion baseball team won a Class 3A regional championship Wednesday at Southeast of Saline. The No. 1 seed in the tournament, the […]

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Trojans’ season ends in semifinals

Trojans’ season ends in semifinals

Hillsboro second baseman Trinity Marler backpedals to snag a pop fly that almost dropped between center fielder Sarah Jost and first baseman Elli Weisbeck during the Trojans’ semifinal game against Moundridge Wednesday. The No. 1 seeded Wildcats advanced to the finals with a 12-6 win over the Trojans, and went on to win the tournament. The Hillsboro softball team entered […]

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15 Trojans headed for state track

15 Trojans headed for state track

Hillsboro’s Kaden Ward shows his pole vaulting form that earned him third place and a berth at the Class 2A state meet this weekend by clearing 12 feet. Ward also qualified for state in long jump and high jump. The Hillsboro track and field team qualified 15 athletes, including two alternates, for 12 events at the Class 2A regional meet […]

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MHS softball suffers loss to Lyons

The fifth-seeded Marion softball team suffered a 13-1 loss to No. 4 Lyons in five innings Monday in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A regional tournament hosted by Marion. Warrior bats were silent as Marion managed just one hit in the game. Meanwhile, Marion pitchers issued 11 walks. Offensively, coach Jennifer Felvus said it was less a matter of making […]

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HHS secures win over Remington

An excellent pitching performance from senior Braden Vogt, and a two-run fielding error by his pitching opponent, lifted Hillsboro’s baseball team to an eight-inning 4-2 win over Reming­ton in the first round of the Class 3A regional May 15. Playing the quarterfinal game at Whitewater instead of at Southeast of Saline, the tournament host, may have been a confidence booster […]

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Cochran leads MHS at 3A regional golf

Marion hosted a Class 3A regional golf tournament last Monday. Ryan Cochran paved the way for Marion, qualifying for state by carding an 18-hole score of 98, good for ninth place among a field of 39 golfers. Devin Soyez tied for 10th with a 99, missing qualifying for state by one stroke. Grant Leffler shot a 113 (27th), Hap Waddell […]

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MHS track team competes at Russell

The Marion track and field team competed at the Class 3A regional meet at Russell Friday. Rain caused the field events to be postponed until Monday. Results from the meet were not available at press time. Marion’s state qualifiers will compete at the state meet at Wichita State Friday and Saturday.

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AREA HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP (May 24, 2017)

AREA HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP (May 24, 2017)

Canton-Galva’s Tia Moddelmog shows the form that led to a leap of 4-6 in the high jump to tie for third place at Herington Friday. Moddelmog also qualified for state by placing second in the 400 (1:05.09) and fourth in the triple jump (32-2). BASEBALL Canton-Galva—The Eagles (4-12) were the No. 5 seed in the Moundridge Class 2-1A regional tournament last week. […]

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Scorecard (May 24, 2017)

KCAC STANDINGS BASEBALL FINAL KCAC Overall W L W L *O. Wesleyan (3) 22 6 50 9 Tabor (13) 20 9 44 17 Sterling 17 11 37 18 Friends 16 10 33 22 York 16 10 29 25 McPherson 12 16 24 30 Saint Mary 10 17 12 34 Kan. Wesleyan 8 18 26 27 Ottawa 8 18 24 27 […]

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