Category: High School

MHS 10-4 following split with Remington

MHS 10-4 following split with Remington

Kourtney Hansen throws to first base for the out during the seventh inning of Game 1 with Remington Tuesday. The Marion softball team salvaged a split with Rem­ington Tuesday to move to 10-2 in Heart of America league play, 10-4 overall. Marion lost Game 1, 10-7, but the Warriors had chances to flip the outcome. Remington scored four runs off […]

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Lone week win is milestone 200th

Lone week win is milestone 200th

Hillsboro’s softball team was roughed up Friday by a hitting machine going by the name of Kingman Eagles. The Eagles made short work of both games, winning Game 1 in three innings by a score of 23-1 and winning Game 2, 13-2, in five innings. From the start of Game 1, Kingman hitters jumped on Trojan pitcher Taylor Helmer for […]

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Warriors take Broncos for two

The Marion baseball team swept a doubleheader Tuesday from Remington by identical 10-0 scores, where dominance on the mound fueled the Warriors’ success. “We’ve done a better job the second half of the season of really dictating the way that the games are going to go, from the mound, from the get-go, and it’s really helped our defense to settle […]

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Three wins evens HHS record at 6-6

Three wins evens HHS record at 6-6

Hillsboro catcher Jorge Hanschu beats the tag to second base for a stolen base during the Trojans’ 16-9 win at Memorial Field. Kingman came back to win Game 2 in a 3-1 week for the Trojans following a sweep of Lyons Tuesday. Nine runs wasn’t enough to win a game in Friday’s doubleheader versus Kingman at Hillsboro. The Trojans won […]

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Area High School Roundup (May 2, 2018)

TRACK & FIELD ◼ Canton-Galva: The Eagles joined 14 other schools at the James Thomas Invitational at Hillsboro April 27. It was a large, competitive meet, but Tia Moddelmog and Maddie Snow brought home medals for the girls team. Moddelmog placed second in triple jump (32 feet, 9.5 inches) and third in high jump (5-0). Snow placed third in the […]

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MHS wins four top-3 medals at Beloit meet

The Marion track and field team faced stiff competition among the 28 teams competing at the Beloit Relays Friday, but the Warriors brought home four top-three medals and a new meet record-holder. “We had a pretty good meet against some of the toughest competition we have faced this year,” coach Grant Thierolf said. Tyler Palic set a meet record in […]

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MHS/PBHS golf third at Sedgwick tourney

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team competed at the Sedgwick Invitational Friday, where the Warriors finished third as a team with a score of 476 behind Hutch­inson Trinity (376) and the host team (390). Hap Wadel led the team an 18-hole score of 108, good for 15th place among a field of 24. Max Caldwell shot 113 (16th), Devin Soyez 113 (17th) […]

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Knoll places third at home JV golf tourney

Three members of the Hillsboro golf team competed at the Trojans’ home-course junior varsity tourna­ment Friday. Joe Knoll placed second in the 40-player field with a score of 47 over nine holes, Paul Glanzer placed fourth with a 51 and Zach Dittert finished 17th with a 59. Lucas Klassen of Hesston won the tournament with a score of 46. This […]

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Trojans finish mid-pack at first invitational

Trojans finish mid-pack at first invitational

Sophomore Addie Berens competes in the 100-meter hurdles at the Conrad Nightingale invitational track meet in Halstead on Friday. She placed eighth overall. The Hillsboro track and field team competed Friday at the Conrad Nightingale Track and Field Invitational in Halstead, its first invitational meet of the season. The Trojan boys’ team placed ninth among 14 schools competing while the […]

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Marion softball 9-1 in HOA

The Marion softball team scored 42 runs and went 3-1 last week to move to 9-1 in Heart of America play and 9-3 overall. Sterling—Marion split two games with the Black Bears Friday, winning the nightcap 4-3 after losing Game 1, 9-2. The first game was the Warriors’ first league loss of the season. The Black Bears scored four runs […]

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