Category: High School

Warrior girls? squad excels at KU relays

The Free Press<p>The Marion High girls? track squad made the most of favorable weather this weekend by sending a cadre of its top performers to the KU Relays.<p>?Our girls really performed well,? coach Grant Thierolf said.<p>?All of our girls looked like they really belonged at this caliber of meet and really represented Marion High School quite well.?

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HHS Gold squad third at Trojan Invitational
HHS Gold squad third at Trojan Invitational

HHS Gold squad third at Trojan Invitational

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Hillsboro?s Max Thiel returns volley during his opening match in No. 2 singles. Thiel went on to win the flite championship with a 3-0 mark for the day. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press. Click photo to enlarge.

The Hillsboro Gold tennis team finished third at the Trojan Invitational at the Sports Com?plex on Friday.

The HHS White team placed eighth in the eight-team field.

The tournament had been originally scheduled for April 5, but was postponed until Friday because of weather.

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Centre, C-G run at Fairfield

Centre and Canton-Galva competed at the Fairfield Quint track meet Tuesday, April 17. The Centre boys (81) finished second to Fairfield (96), while Moundridge (63) edged Canton-Galva (62) for third and Inman (44) placed fifth. Winning gold for Centre were N. Cole in the long jump (18-51⁄4), Seth Jirak in the shot put (45-9) and discus (138-2), Alex Klenda in […]

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Goessel track team competes well at Bennington

The Goessel High track and field teams traveled to Tescott for the Bennington Invitational last week.

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Trojan hurdlers sweep races at Halstead track meet
Trojan hurdlers sweep races at Halstead track meet

Trojan hurdlers sweep races at Halstead track meet

HHStrChisFrickP4201319.JPG Click photo to enlarge. JuliAnne Chisholm shows the 100-meter hurdles form that earned her a new meet record at the Conrad Nightingale Invitational on Friday. Teammate Tina Frick finished second inthe race. The pair finishes one-trwo in the 300-meter hurdles as well.

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Marion baseball goes 0-4 for week

The Marion Warriors baseball team went 0-for-4 in two doubleheaders last week.

The Warriors played Halstead in Marion on Thursday after a visit Sacred Heart on Tuesday.

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Trojan track teams score well at abbreviated Hesston meet

Wet and chilly weather abbreviated a five-team Central Kansas Track League meet at Hesston on Tuesday.

Suspended with nine of 18 events completed, the Hillsboro girls were in first place and the Hillsboro boys were in second.

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Scheduling challenges leave MHS track team untested

Last week, the Marion High track squad?s planned trip to Smoky Valley was thwarted by rain and snow. Weather has not been kind to the Warriors this spring. As a result, the team has yet to get a clear look at how it stacks up against the competition. But a full calendar over the next two weeks will give the […]

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Marsh signs with Wichita State Track
Marsh signs with Wichita State Track

Marsh signs with Wichita State Track

hannahmarshsignp4131189.jpg Flanked by her parents, Dave and Cheri Marsh, Hillsboro High School senior Hannah Marsh signed a letter of intent Friday to compete in track and field at Wichita State University next season. Standing behind her is HHS track coach Dennis Boldt, who said, ?Hannah has been an integral part of the recent success of our girls? program. She is […]

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Weather Fouling up spring schedules

It was raining Friday?with a snow-mix beginning?outside his office at Hillsboro High School when Max Heinrichs was asked the opening question: Have you ever seen a spring sports season quite like this one?

?You don?t want me to start cussing, do you?? said the veteran activities director with a laugh that indicated he was coping with the craziness better than you might expect.

Of the first 20 competitive events planned for the five HHS spring-sports teams, 10 have needed to be rescheduled because of bad weather.

That includes a softball doubleheader and a track meet planned for that very Friday.

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