Category: Sports

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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Trojans finish sixth at home invitational

Trojans finish sixth at home invitational

James Isaac serves to Jacob Peters of Chapman in No. 1 singles at the Hillsboro Invitational Thursday at the Sports Complex. Isaac, a senior, lost this match but finished fourth in the top bracket. The Hillsboro tennis team placed sixth at the first of their two home invitational tournaments at the Sports Complex courts April 6. As a team, the […]

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Warrior golf opens its season at Herington

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team teed off its season April 3 at Herington. Rowen Fey led the team with an 18-hole score of 128, good for 28th among a field of 44 golfers. Max Caldwell shot a 131 (29th), Tabor Workman 140 (35th), Hap Wadel 146 (40th) and Chris­tian Becker 163 (43rd). As a team, Marion finished eighth with a score […]

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AREA SPORTS ROUNDUP

TRACK & FIELD Canton-Galva: The Eagle track and field team was among the 13 teams competing at the Ben­ning­ton Invitational April 5. The meet was originally scheduled for April 6, but was moved up a day due to weather. Among the highlights, junior Katie Fiedler was first in the 100 and second in the 200. Sophomore Tia Moddel­mog won the […]

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Marion track and field athletes claim gold medals at home debut

Two Marion track and field athletes earned gold medals at the Marion Relays Thursday. The meet was originally scheduled for Friday but moved up a day because of the weather forecast. Coach Grant Thierolf said he was pleased with his team’s effort, especially for the first meet of the year. “I thought our kids performed pretty well,” Thierolf said. “It […]

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Scorecard (April 11, 2018)

KCAC BASEBALL KCAC Overall W L W L Okla. Wesleyan (6) 19 4 29 5 Friends (25) 17 4 25 10 Tabor 18 5 27 13 Southwestern 11 12 16 20 Ottawa 10 11 13 21 Saint Mary 9 13 13 18 Kansas Wesleyan 8 12 21 22 Bethany 7 14 14 21 McPherson 6 13 27 16 York 6 […]

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Warrior baseball team off to a 5-1 start

Warrior baseball team off to a 5-1 start

Jaxton Tracy fires a pitch during Game 1 with Inman Thursday. Tracy earned the win in Marion’s 17-6 victory. The Marion baseball team picked up its first Heart of America league wins with a sweep of Inman Thursday, improving to 5-1 on the season. Inman—Marion earned a pair of run-rule victories over the Teutons Thursday. The Warriors won Game 1 […]

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