Category: Sports

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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AREA SCHOOLS SPORTS ROUNDUP (April 18, 2018)

TRACK & FIELD &9724; Canton-Galva: The Eagles competed April 10 at the Peabody-Burns Central Kansas Track League meet. Little River, Centre, Hering­ton and Lyons completed the six-team field. Canton-Galva’s girls team finished second. Sophomore Tia Moddelmog won first place in high jump (5-foot-3) and triple jump (34-4), breaking the school record in both events. The previous high jump record was […]

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Scoreboard (April 18, 2018)

KCAC BASEBALL KCAC Overall W L W L Okla. Wesleyan (6) 20 4 35 5 Friends (25) 19 4 28 13 Tabor 19 5 28 14 Southwestern 14 13 19 21 Ottawa 10 11 13 21 Kansas Wesleyan 11 13 24 23 Bethany 11 14 20 21 York 8 13 17 21 Sterling 7 18 14 27 McPherson 6 16 […]

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Trojans just miss Tiger sweep

Trojans just miss Tiger sweep

Hillsboro senior Jacob Funk beats out an infield single during Hillsboro first game against larned on Thursday. The game was tied at 10 at the end of the regulation seven innings, but Larned scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning for the 13-10 win. Hillsboro came back to defeat the visitors 5-4 in Game 2. The Hillsboro […]

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Softball Trojans go 1-1 versus Larned

Softball Trojans go 1-1 versus Larned

Hillsboro catcher Sam Moss tags out Larned’s Shaylee Martin on a perfect throw from Trojan shortstop Dani Klein in the top of the fifth inning of Game 1 versus the Indians. Larned overcame an 8-6 deficit going into the seventh inning for a 12-8 win over the Trojans, who are now 3-1 for the year. The Hillsboro softball let a […]

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Hillsboro golf team places 2nd twice

Hillsboro golf team places 2nd twice

Hillsboro’s Elias Werth watches as his putt rolls toward the cup for a birdie on the No. 4 hole at the Hillsboro Invitational Golf Tournament Thursday. Werth shot an 84 for the day to place third, five strokes behind the winner. The Trojan golf team placed second among the six schools competing at the Hillsboro Invitational Thurs­day. The event was […]

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Seven consecutive wins carry TC softball into KCAC lead

Timely hitting and outstanding pitching propelled the Tabor College softball team to a doubleheader sweep of the University of Saint Mary April 4 in Hills­boro. The Bluejays won the first game 1-0 and the nightcap 3-2. The victories pushed Tabor over the .500 mark for the season and extended their winning streak to seven straight games for Coach Suzanne Unruh […]

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TC baseball posts three Sterling wins

The Tabor Bluejays swept a three-game series at Sterling College last week amid an up-and-down weather week. The Bluejays won both games of Thursday;s doubleheader, 18-8 and 5-0, then came back Saturday for a 7-2 victory. The victories improved Tabor’s KCAC mark to 15-5 and 24-13 overall, and pulled them within a half game of co-leaders Oklahoma Wes­leyan and Friends […]

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Marion baseball 7-1 after sweep of Moundridge

The Marion baseball team swept Moundridge in Thursday’s league doubleheader. Marion won Game 1, 16-5, in come-from-behind fashion. The Warriors scored two runs in the opening half-inning, but over the next three innings, Moundridge built a 5-3 lead. Marion jumped in front with a six-run fourth inning, highlighted by Blaine Mermis’ two-run double, then blew the game open with a […]

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Marion softball scores 35 runs in sweep

The Marion softball team scored 35 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Mound­ridge Thursday in two games rescheduled from Tuesday. “I felt like we were really putting the bat on the ball, so I was really pleased with our offensive push,” coach Jen­nifer Felvus said. “I think we allowed some things defensively that we shouldn’t have, but in the same […]

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