Category: High School

Five Trojans receive all-league honors after 6-4 football season

Five members of Hillsboro’s 6-4 football team have received recognition from Central Kansas League coaches. Three Trojans received second-team recognition: quarterback Matthew Potucek and tight end Hunter Hein on offense, and linebacker Caleb Potucek on defense. Receiving honorable mention honors were: running back Caleb Potucek, defensive lineman Austin Rempel and defensive back Dillon Boldt. All-CKL football 2019 First team offense […]

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Area Sports Roundup 12-18-19

Area Sports Roundup 12-18-19

Canton-Galva Basketball—The Eagles competed at Goessel’s Bluebird Classic last week, where both teams finished fifth. The Eagle girls went 0-2 in pool play, losing to Little River, 40-35, Tuesday, and to Elyria Christian, 38-29, Friday. Canton-Galva defeated Goessel, 43-41, Saturday to claim fifth place. The Eagle boys, meanwhile, went 0-2 in pool play, losing to Little River, 48-20, Tuesday, and […]

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Three Trojans make CKL volleyball teams

Three members of Hillsboro’s 21-19 volleyball team have received recognition from Central Kansas League coaches. Sophomore outside hitter Sammie Saunders was named to the second team. Juniors Kinsey Kleiner (setter) and Jess Saunders (middle hitter) received honorable mention honors. All-Central Kansas League volleyball 2019 First team Talby Duerksen, sr., Hesston; Abby Rose, so., Smoky Valley; Celbi Richardson, sr., Hesston; Kristina […]

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County athletes earn volleyball honors

Seven Marion County volleyball athletes representing Canton-Galva, Centre, Goessel and Peabody-Burns have received recognition from Wheat State League coaches. Two members of Canton-Galva’s 16-18 team received recognition. Senior Tia Moddelmog was named to the first team, while senior Jayci Mastre received honorable mention honors. Two members of Centre’s 7-19 team received honors as juniors Alyssa Espinoza and Samantha Espinoza were […]

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Area Sport Roundup 11-13-2019

Area Sport Roundup 11-13-2019

Canton-Galva Football—The Eagles defeated Lebo, 58-8, Friday in a Class 8-man, Division I regional playoff game. Canton-Galva quarterback Landon Everett rushed for four touchdowns on the night and threw for three more to lead the Eagles to victory. The teams traded scores to start the game, with Everett completing a 7-yard touchdown pass to Kinser Colgin at the 7:54 mark. […]

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Area Sports Roundup 11-6-2019

Area Sports Roundup 11-6-2019

  Canton-Galva Cross Country—Both Eagle competitors earned medals Saturday at the Class 2A state meet in Wamego. Morgan Becker paved the way with an eighth-place finish in the boys’ 5-k race with a time of 17 minutes, 25.19 seconds. Not far behind, Christian Darrah placed 12th in 17:34.43. “Both of the boys ran really good races, and it was a […]

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Area Sports Roundup 12-11-19

Area Sports Roundup 12-11-19

Centre Basketball—The Cougars lost two games at Bennington Friday. The girls lost, 67-36, and the boys lost, 48-37. Goessel Basketball—The Bluebirds lost two games to Inman Friday. The Bluebird girls lost, 33-15. Inman outscored Goessel, 14-2 in the first quarter, creating a deficit too large from which to recover. Elizabeth Schmucker led the Bluebirds with 11 points on 5-for-11 shooting […]

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Centre Cheer team set for year

Centre Cheer team set for year

Back Row (from left): Brooklyn Smith, Freshman, Lexis Brewer, Sophomore, Kaitlyn Hudson, Senior, Gracie Luna, Senior, Ashden Alcorn, Junior, and Lacey Wingerd, Junior Front Row (from left): Regina Daniels, Junior – Exchange Student from Germany, Emily Silhan, Junior, and Jorja Peterson, Freshman Cheer Coach Laura Hett refers to her cheerleaders as her girls like a proud mother. “The cheerleading team […]

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Canton-Galva football heads to State

For the second consecutive week, the Canton-Galva football team knocked off an unbeaten opponent, this time defeating Madison, 46-6, for the chance to play in the state title game Saturday.  The Eagles never trailed, scoring a first-quarter touchdown on a 65-yard pass from Landon Everett to Tyson Struber for an 8-0 advantage. Canton-Galva added to its lead in the second […]

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Area Sports Roundup (10-30-19)

Area Sports Roundup (10-30-19)

The Hillsboro Volleyball girls beat Chase County 25-13 and 25-15, and then went on to defeat West Elk 2-0, advancing to the championship game in sub-state. They lost the first game to Belle Plaine, came back to win the second game and then lost the final game,ending up sub-state runner ups. Canton-Galva Cross Country—Two Eagles qualified for the state meet […]

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