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Hillsboro sweeps doubleheader from Lyons
Hillsboro sweeps doubleheader from Lyons

Hillsboro sweeps doubleheader from Lyons

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Daniel Jost brings the heat out of the bullpen. Jost threw six innings in relief, and allowed only one run in a 7-6 extra-innings win on Friday. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press. Click image to enlarge.

Hillsboro High claimed a pair of dramatic one-run wins over Lyons Friday at Memorial Field.

The Trojans (6-6) scored a run in the bottom of the seventh to walk off with a 5-4 victory in Game 1, then scored the winning run in the bottom of the eighth to take a 7-6 decision in Game 2.

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Trojans 2nd at MCAA powerlifting event

The Hillsboro boys placed second at the Mid-Central Activities Association powerlifting competition April 21 at Sterling.

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HHS, MHS split golf titles

The Hillsboro and Marion golf teams shared titles once again, this time
at the seven-school Sacred Heart Invitational on Friday in Salina.

Hillsboro won the two-man title and was second in the four-man
race. Marion was the runner-up in two-man and won the four-man
championship.

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Marion?s Carr sweeps sprints at Beloit Invitational

The Marion High track team traveled to Beloit Friday for another tune-up on the road to state.

?We had a pretty good day at Beloit,? coach Grant Thierolf said. ?It was good to get out of the area and compete against some different teams. It was very competitive, with multiple top-five and top-ten area times and distances posted by the end of the day.?

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Hillsboro tennis team battles at Sterling and Hesston

The Hillsboro tennis team placed third out of six teams at the Sterling Invitational on Thursday.

The Trojans finished with 33 team points to trail Claflin

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Bina?s 3B beats Lyons
Bina?s 3B beats Lyons

Bina?s 3B beats Lyons

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Hillsboro?s Amanda Bina successfully steals second base as the ball pops out of the mit of Lyons second baseman Damara Lewis during the first game of Friday?s doubleheader. Click image to enlarge. Photo by Don Ratzlaff.

Amanda Bina?s base-loaded triple sparked a five-run sixth inning that carried the Hillsboro High softball team to a 7-1 victory and a sweep of their doubleheader with Lyons Friday at the Sports Complex.

Hillsboro scored six runs in the sixth inning of Game 1 to win by run rule, 11-1.

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CHS golfers 13th at Saint Mary

In a field of 16 teams, the Centre golfers placed 13th at the Saint Mary?s Invitational on Tuesday.

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TC wins first vs. Saint Mary

The Tabor College softball team finally broke through for its first win of the season with a 7-2 victory over Saint Mary last Tuesday.

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Warriors take 1-of-3 against Collegiate, Hoisington

The Marion High softball team dropped a doubleheader to Hoisington on Friday, 7-2 and 8-0.

Trailing 7-0 the top of the fifth inning of Game 1, Marion sent seven batters to the plate.

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Marion softball splits DH vs. Collegiate

In the first game of Tuesday?s home set with Collegiate, the Marion Warriors rallied behind a six-strikeout game from Sonja Steinborn to score the go-ahead run in the bottom of the seventh inning of a 7-6 win.

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