Category: High School

Warrior softball team falls to Hutch-Trinity

The Marion softball team suffered its first Heart of America league losses last week, losing two games to Hutchinson Trinity Tuesday in its only outing. Marion lost Game 1, 2-0. Grace Overton recorded Marion’s only hit, going 1-for-2 at-bat. Meanwhile, the Warriors committed four errors. Overton sustained the pitching loss. In seven innings, she gave up four hits and two […]

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Hillsboro gets wins double-headers

Hillsboro gets wins double-headers

Phillip Young (Peabody-Burns) assisting with a double play at second and first. Karrie Rathbone/Free Press The Hillsboro High School baseball team continues to work hard to improve their record. They played two days last week and were able to secure several wins. The played in Hillsboro on Tuesday and then traveled to Remington on Thursday. The Hillsboro Trojans snatched the […]

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Marion Track travels to Halstead for meet

Marion Track travels to Halstead for meet

Gracie Mackey hands off the baton to Emma Soyez in the girls 4 x 100m relay on Thursday. Laura Fowler Paulus/Free Press The Marion track and field team competed at the Halstead Invitational Thursday. “We didn’t score as many points as we would have liked, but in many places we had a good day at Halstead,” coach Grant Thierolf said, […]

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Trojan Softball goes 2-2 for week

Trojan Softball goes 2-2 for week

Reese Hefley preparing to slide into home with bases loaded for the Trojans. Karrie Rathbone/Free Press The Hillsboro Softball team had some tough competition and went 2-2 in their games last week against Halstead, 16-4 and 17-7 wins, and against Remington, 10-8 and 12-11 loses. Against Halstead, the Trojans were led by Dani Klein who had a single, a double, […]

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Hillsboro travels to Salina for golf tournament

The Hillsboro High School participated in the Sacred Heart Invitational Golf Tournament on Friday. It was originally scheduled for Thursday, but was postponed due to weather conditions. Only three golfers competed. Avery Unruh shot a 90 and placed 12th. He was one stroke out of the top 10. He improved by 14 strokes from his first tournament of the season. […]

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Marion Track shows well at meet

The Marion track and field team competed at the Smoky Valley Invitational Friday. Anne Baliel paved the way for the girls’ team by placing second in the pole vault (10-0). Michaela Regnier was third in that event (8-6). Heidi Grimmett placed third in the 1600 (5:40.12) and anchored the third-place 4×400 relay with Baliel, Maria Stuchlik and Abigail Stuchlik (4:31.64). […]

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Marion sweeps Moundridge, Canton-Galva

The Marion baseball team improved to 4-0 in Heart of America competition, 9-1 overall with sweeps of Moundridge and Canton-Galva last week. “Outside of the first four and a half innings of the week, I thought we made some good strides again this week,” coach Roger Schroeder said. “I was pleased with the effort we put forth above all of […]

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Hillsboro Track places well at Elyria

Hillsboro Track places well at Elyria

Wes Shaw winning the shot put with a throw of 62-04.00 Karrie Rathbone / Free Press The Hillsboro High School track team participated in the Elyria track meet in Hillsboro on Tuesday. The boys placed first out of six teams while the girls placed fifth. Kinsey Kleiner took second in the girls long jump with a distance of 14-10.00. Sammie […]

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Marion golf travels to Hutchinson

The combined Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team competed at the Central Christian tournament in Hutchinson Monday. “(It was a) very large meet with 14 schools attending,” coach Tod Gordon said. “Each golfer struggled on a couple holes, keeping them out of medal contingency.” Devin Soyez paved the way for the Warriors, carding an 18-hole score of 111, good for 31st place among […]

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Marion softball off to a good start

Marion softball off to a good start

Chisholm Waner fires a pitch during Game 2 with Moundridge Friday. Marion won, 17-16. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Marion softball team went 3-1 last week to improve to 4-0 in Heart of America league play, 5-3 overall. Moundridge—Marion swept the Wildcats Friday. The Warriors won Game 1, 11-1. After Moundridge scored in the opening inning, Marion took the […]

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