Category: Extra Point (Fall)

Warriors aim to continue success

Warriors aim to continue success

These seniors and letter-winners return to lead the Marion volleyball team this season following its most successful campaign in school history: front row (from left) Shelby Felvus, Falon Crawford, Taelyn Pagel; (back row) Kourtney Hansen, Madison Miller, Katelyn Christensen, Marissa Jacobson.<p> On the heels of the best season in Marion High School history, the Warrior volleyball team will look to […]

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New coach to lead MHS runners

New coach to lead MHS runners

These athletes comprise the Marion cross-country team this season: front row (from left) Devin Regnier, Tyler Arocha, Ethan Darnall; (back row) Luisa Junqueira, Bethany Grimmett, Emily Hague, Meggan Frese, AJ Arterburn. Not pictured: Colin Williams. The Marion cross-country team will be under new leadership this season with first-year coach Dmitry Bucklin taking the reins. Originally from Minne­sota, Bucklin came to […]

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GHS coming off perfect season

GHS coming off perfect season

Fueling the defending state champion Goessel Bluebird volleyball team this fall are returning letter-winners and seniors (from left) Leah Booton, Olivia Duerksen, Brittney Hiebert and Eden Hiebert. The Goessel volleyball team heads into 2016 after completing a magical season: they never lost. Goessel secured its sixth consecutive Wheat State League title with a 7-0 record—the Bluebirds are undefeated in WSL […]

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Leadership key for GHS season

Leadership key for GHS season

Goessel has eight returning seniors and letter-winners to lead the Bluebirds this season. Pictured from left are Drew Lindeman, Zach Zogleman, Carson Sterk, Josh Schmidt, Jordan Griffin, Miguel Guerrero, Kenny Hammond, Trevor Beisel.<p> Success for the Goessel football team this season hinges on building positive leadership and trust, according to fifth-year coach Garrett Hiebert. While the Bluebirds will play without […]

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Goessel girls target return to state

Goessel girls target return to state

These seven returning letter-winners and senior will lead the Goessel cross-county team this fall. Pictured from left are Devon LeRoy, Edel Miller, Jennifer Mey­sing, Julia Nighten­gale, Lauren Rymill, Nathan Impson and Maddy Meier. Seven returning letter-winners return for the Goessel cross-country team this season under the direction of third-year coach Brian Lightner. The Bluebird girls return five members of last […]

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Eagles switch to 8-man Wheat State League

Eagles switch to 8-man Wheat State League

These seniors and returning letter-winners will form a solid core for the Canton-Galva football team this season: front row (from left) Devyn Elkins, Jonah Sargent, Dylan Wood; (back row) Jacob Smith, Marshall Reedy, Reed Wiens, Hunter Pearson. For the first time this year, the Canton-Galva football team will compete as members of the Wheat State League, joining Centre, Elyria Christian, […]

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5-member cross-country team will run for CGHS

5-member cross-country team will run for CGHS

These seniors and returning letter-winners will anchor the Canton-Galva cross-country team this season: (from left) Cash Toews, Whitney Nightingale, Maddie Snow, Kaylee Littrell, Dawson Minson. The Canton-Galva cross-country team will compete in a new league this season. Previ­ously a member of the Heart of America league, the Class 2A Eagles will now compete in the Wheat State League. “This will […]

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Five starters return for volleyball

Five starters return for volleyball

These seniors and returning letter-winners will provide leadership for the Canton-Galva volleyball team in a new league this year: (from left) Autumn Colgin, Brittany Nordstrom, Emily Ballantyne, Kelli Nightin­gale, Ashley Nightingale, Alex Koehn. Five starters return for the Canton-Galva volleyball team this season. The Eagles went 4-5 in Heart of America league a year ago, and 20-15 overall. This year, […]

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CHS alum steps in as head coach

CHS alum steps in as head coach

These seniors and returning letter-winners will form a solid core for first-year Centre football coach Matt Warta: front row (from left) Max Svoboda, Brendan Bina, Dylan Deines, Cole Methvin, Daniel Rudolph, Alex Stika; (back row) Xavier Espinoza, Cody Svoboda, Jacob Bittle, Kyle Naerebout.  First-year coach Matt Warta will lead the Centre football program this fall. Warta is no stranger to […]

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Five veterans back for CHS

Five veterans back for CHS

These seniors and returning letter-winners will anchor Centre’s team this season: front row (from left) Emily Schlesener, Kate Basore; (back row) Alexius Kendrick, Shelby Pankratz, Katie Marler, Summer Espinosa. The Centre volleyball team will be under new leadership this season as Susan Saunders steps in as head coach. Centre returns five players with starting experience on its 12-girl roster. That […]

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