Category: High School

Marion, Peabody-Burns golfers to compete at state

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team competed in two locations for regionals May 14. Max Caldwell represented Peabody-Burns at the Halstead Class 1A regional, where he qualified for state as an individual. His 18-hole score of 113 was good for 15th place among a field of 25 golfers. Central Chris­tian’s Marshall Walton won with a 78. Meanwhile, Marion golfers traveled to Hillsboro […]

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MHS softball just short of HOA title

The Marion softball team handed Hutchinson Trinity its first league loss Tuesday, but with a doubleheader split, the Warriors fell one game short of sharing the league title with the Celtics. Marion finished Heart of America play with a 13-3 record. Trinity was 15-1. “(The Celtics) have the skills all the way around,” coach Jennifer Felvus said. “They can defend […]

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Trojans 11-9 with Viking sweep

Trojans 11-9 with Viking sweep

After a long-distance loss at Pratt on Monday, the Hillsboro Trojans baseball team rebounded the next day with a sweep of Smoky Valley to complete the regular season in Lindsborg. In Luke Moore’s second year as the Hillsboro head coach, he and the Trojans turned a 5-15 record in 2017 into an 11-9 record in 2018. SMOKY VALLEY— Dynamic pitching […]

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HHS .500 after Smoky sweep

HHS .500 after Smoky sweep

Hillsboro’s softball team finished with a .500 regular-season record following a sweep of the Smoky Valley Vikings Tuesday in Linds­borg. The wins gave the Trojans five wins in the final six games for a 10-10 record. Smoky Valley jumped to a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning. Pitcher Taylor Helmer walked the first two batters. Following a […]

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HHS heading to state

HHS heading to state

Hillsboro senior Colin Settle tees off for Hole No. 5 during the Class 2A regional tournament Monday at the Hillsboro Municipal Course. For a third consecutive year, the Hillsboro golf team has qualified for state by finishing second at the Class 2A regional tournament on its home course May 14. The top three schools at the regional qualify for state. […]

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Warriors capture three gold metals at HOA meet

The Marion track and field team traveled to Sterling Friday for the Heart of America league meet and came home with champions in three events. “We had another pretty good day, with congratulations to Tyler Palic and Anne Baliel as league champions,” coach Grant Thierolf said. “Tyler had a (personal record) in the shot put and continues to throw the […]

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Shaw sets CKL marks in shot put, discus

Hillsboro’s Wes Shaw added to his record-breaking ways last week, this time at the Central Kansas League track and field meet Thurs­day in Halstead. Shaw won both the shot put and discus. He not only threw farther than anyone else in the field, but put his name in the record book along the way. “Wes’s throws both broke league records,” […]

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Warriors fifth 5th in HOA

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team competed at the Heart of America league tournament at Hesston Monday. Devin Soyez led the team with an 18-hole score of 101, good for 16th place among a field of 31 golfers. Sedg­wick’s Owen Gartner won the individual title with a 73. Hap Wadel shot a 113 (22nd), Max Caldwell 120 (26th) and Tabor Workman 128 […]

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Area High School Sports Roundup (5-16-18)

BASEBALL ◼ Canton-Galva: The Eagles completed their regular-season schedule May 10 with a single-game, 15-5 loss to Lincoln/Sylvan-Lucas, at Galva. The game was a close affair through the first four innings. The Eagles led 2-1 after one inning, trailed 3-2 after two innings, then jumped in front again with a three-run fourth inning for a 5-4 lead. But the roof […]

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Trojans rewrite 3 records at JTI

Trojans rewrite 3 records at JTI

Hillsboro’s Sienna Kaufman shows the form that led the Trojan senior to a first-place performance in long jump Friday. Her winning lead was 16 feet, 2.75 inches. The Hillsboro track and field team set three meet records at the 15-school James Thomas Invita­tional Friday at Joel Wiens Stadium. Wes Shaw, having a memorable junior campaign, set two of the records. […]

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