Category: High School

HHS baseball loses lone game to Pratt

The Hillsboro baseball team jumped in front early in its game at Pratt on Friday, but the good start slipped away as quickly as it arrived in a 11-5 loss to the Green­backs. Hillsboro didn’t get a chance to avenge the loss, however, as Game 1 was called after five innings because of lightning; the second game of the scheduled […]

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Palic wins gold at Halstead invitational

Palic wins gold at Halstead invitational

Marion’s Colin Williams (2) runs to a seventh-place finish with a time of 4:58.06 in the 1600-meter run at the Conrad Nightingale track meet in Halstead on Friday. The Marion track and field team brought home one gold medal from Halstead’s Conrad Nightingale meet Friday. “We did some good things at this meet,” coach Grant Thierolf said. “We kept a […]

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Warrior golf team competes

Warrior Golf, combining Marion and Peabody-Burns golfers, competed at Central Christian’s meet at Carey Park Monday, where teams played 15 holes as three were under construction. Devin Soyez led the Warriors by carding a 91 to place 29th. Max Caldwell also shot a 91, placing 30th. Rowen Fey shot a 100 (40th) and Christian Becker 123 (49th). As a team, […]

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HHS, MHS compete at Marion CKTL

HHS, MHS compete at Marion CKTL

Kaden Ward prepares to plant his pole on the way to clearing 12 feet to win the pole vault at Marion. Four Hillsboro Trojans competed Friday at the Shocker Pre-state at Wichita State University. Sienna Kaufman won the pole vault by clearing 9 feet, 6.25 inches in the Class 1A-3A division. Kaufman also placed sixth in long jump with a […]

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Palic, Dalrymple lead Marion boys at home meet

Tyler Palic highlighted Marion’s Central Kansas Track League meet Tues­day. Palic won the discus with a throw of 167 feet, 3 inches. He was second in the shot put (45-1.75). Noah Dalrymple turned in Marion’s only other top-three finish. He earned bronze in high jump (5-10). As a team, the boys finished fifth among a field of six with 32.5 […]

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Trojans win Hoisington opener, weather claims nightcap

Battling a cold, blustery north wind may have been the toughest battle for the Hills­boro baseball team Friday at Hoisington. On the field, the Trojans defeated the Card­inals with a 15-2 blowout to improve to 3-4 for the season and in Central Kansas League play. However, Mother Nature prevailed in Game 2 when the two teams agreed to give in […]

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Marion, Sedgwick split doubleheader

The Marion baseball team salvaged a split at Sedgwick Tuesday, moving to 5-1 in Heart of America league play and 8-2 overall. Marion lost Game 1, 8-7. The Warriors scored first with a one-hit, two-run third inning. Blaine Mermis hit a two-run single, and Marion scored two more runs off four hits in the fourth. But Sedgwick cut Marion’s lead […]

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HHS softball 1-1 at Hoisington, swept at Haven

Hillsboro softball traveled to Hoisington Friday not only to face the Cardinals by powerful winds and cold temperatures as well. The result was a softball split. Hoisington roughed up Trojan ace Taylor Helmer for a 10-0 win in Game 1, but the Trojans were rewarded for their gutty endurance with an 11-9 victory with Cheyenne Bern­hardt pitching in Game 2. […]

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MHS softball 6-0 in HOA after sweep

The Marion softball team improved to 6-0 in Heart of America league play with a sweep of Sedgwick Tuesday. The Warriors are 6-2 overall. Marion came from behind to win Game 1, 8-7. The Warriors trailed, 7-6, heading into the final frame. After Chloe Burkholder led with a single, Bailey Baker was hit by a pitch. Alli Molleker singled to […]

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Hillsboro golf team takes third at Sacred Heart tournament

The Hillsboro golf team placed third among the seven schools competing April 12 at the Sacred Heart Invita­tional in Salina. The host team won the title with a score of 289, which was 73 strokes ahead of runner-up Hutchinson Trinity at 362. The Trojans followed at 377. Elias Werth led Hillsboro with a score of 89, to place 14th among […]

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