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HHS volleyball wins twice at home, claims league lead
HHS volleyball wins twice at home, claims league lead

HHS volleyball wins twice at home, claims league lead

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Trojan front-liners Corissa Bartel (23) and Dakota Kaufman attempt to block a hit by Nickerson?s Brandy Mader. Hillsboro lost the first game of the match and trailed 0-7 in Game 2, but came back to win the match in Trojans? league opener in Hillsboro Sept. 11. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press

The Hillsboro volleyball team battled back from the brink of defeat against Nickerson, then pounded Lyons to sweep both ends of their home triangular Tuesday, Sept. 11

The two wins gave the Trojans a 10-2 record for the season and an early lead in league play at 2-0.

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Area Football Roundup

Peabody-Burns vs. Canton-Galva.

Peabody-Burns defeated Canton-Galva, 21-9, Friday at Canton.

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Tabor 2-2 thru four games of long week
Tabor 2-2 thru four games of long week

Tabor 2-2 thru four games of long week

TCvbKWU2blockP9132892.jpg Click to buy photo ?Bluejays Audrey Schellenberg (left) and Heather Witham go for the block against Kansas Wesleyan on Thursday. KW handed Tabor its first conference loss of the year, 27-30, 30-21, 32-30, 30-28. Saint Mary visited Monday and pushed Tabor College to five games before the Bluejays prevailed, 30-23, 30-22, 28-30, 24-30, 15-13, to improve their KCAC record […]

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An open letter to USD 410 regarding the mental health risks of recess games

To whom it may concern:

Whether you want it publicly known or not, my entire K-12 education occurred in Hillsboro and USD 410. I had my ups and downs, but I really didn?t have any complaints . . . until now.

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MHS dropped 17-7 by Sterling
MHS dropped 17-7 by Sterling

MHS dropped 17-7 by Sterling

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<p>Marion High School defensive back Chase Carlson dives in a bid to block a Sterling punt Friday night. Carlson did not get this one, but did make Marion?s biggest play. He came in at quarterback when Mitchell Leppke went out with an injury late in the fourth quarter and threw a 19-yard completion to Justin Heidebrecht.

Sterling defeated the Marion High football team 17-7 in a defensive battle at Marion on Friday night.

When Sterling went three-and-out for its first possession and Marion took a a 7-0 lead early in the first quarter, the Warriors appeared to be heading for a 3-0 start to the season.

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HHS Boys ninth at Wichita

Battling a field of large-school athletes, the Hillsboro boys? cross-country team finished ninth among 13 squads at the Wichita Southeast Invita?tional on Saturday.

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Marion Harriers place 3rd at Peabody

The Marion High School cross country team ran at Peabody last Thursday. Three girls medaled and three others set personal best times in the varsity race.

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MHS Volleyball team plays home tourney

The Marion volleyball team hosted its home tournament Saturday, going 0-3 in pool play against Eureka (25-22, 20-25, 25-16), Sedgwick (25-19, 25-14) and Wichita Collegiate (27-25, 25-18).

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Area Cross Country Roundup

Canton-Galva

After running well at Stafford on Thursday, the Eagles got some good
news this week, with Nathan Bray being medically cleared to run in the
next race. Bray had been out with a broken arm.

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Area Volleyball Roundup

Canton-Galva

The Eagle volleyball team finished second to Sedgwick at the Marion triangular Saturday.

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had defeated Canton-Galva in three games at the Goessel tournament a
week earlier, and the teams played another close match at Marion.

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