Category: Season Previews

Depth key for Trojan golf

The return of all four members of his Class 2A state tournament team, combined with an influx of five experienced and/or athletic newcomers, has Hills­boro golf coach Scott O’Hare feeling pretty upbeat about the upcoming season. O’Hare began the 2016 season with five roster players and finished with the minimum four required to post a team score. The four returning […]

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New coach, small team

New coach, small team

First-year boys’ tennis coach Bob Woelk (left) is preparing his roster of three players, each a returning letter-winner, for a more competitive season. Standing with Woelk are Jacob Isaac, Dakota Klein and Dylan Wiens. The Hillsboro boys’ tennis program returns its entire player roster from a year ago. That’s good news for first-year coach Bob Woelk, who is adding boys’ […]

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MHS track aims for state

MHS track aims for state

These seniors and returning state qualifiers will form a solid core for the Marion track and field team this season: front row (from left) Marissa Jacobson, Sam Richmond, Colin Williams, Devin Regnier, Jeremy Hett; (back row) Tyler Arocha, Jack Schneider, Tyler Palic, Cade Harms, Aaron Riggs. Not pictured: Bryce Shults. The Marion track and field team returns five state qualifiers […]

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Warriors return all but two

Warriors return all but two

The Marion baseball team returns all but two of its members from last year. These seniors and returning letter-winners will provide experience to anchor the team: front row (from left) Corbin Wheeler, Cole Srajer, Mason Pedersen, Peyton Heidebrecht; (back row) Garrett Hoffner, Seth Savage, Dylan Deines, Nathan Baldwin, Jacob Vondenkamp The Marion baseball team returns all but two members from […]

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MHS softball aims to retool

MHS softball aims to retool

These seniors will form a solid core for the Marion softball team this season: (from left) Tori Boyd, Taylor May, Taelyn Pagel, Emily Hague, Katelyn Christensen, Shelby Felvus, Paige May. The Marion softball team lost seven seniors to graduation and will rely on a core group of returners to anchor the team this year. Last season, the War­riors finished with […]

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20 tee off for Warrior golf

20 tee off for Warrior golf

These seniors and letter-winners will anchor the combined Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team this season: (from left) Devin Soyez, Ryan Cochran, Mallory Harris, Anna Lubbers, Ezra Darnall, Jayton Scott. The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team will be comprised of 20 athletes this season for first-year coach Scott Bauer, who was the team’s assistant coach last season. The Warriors lost five seniors to graduation: Jade […]

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Simmonds is back as PBHS track coach

Simmonds is back as PBHS track coach

These seniors and returning state qualifiers will anchor the Peabody-Burns track and field team this season: (from left) Thomas Paquette, Andrew Wedel, Austin Reynolds. Not pictured: Tony Adams, Paige Murray. The Peabody-Burns track and field team will be under new leadership this season as Brian Simmonds has returned to coach the team. Simmonds, who teaches high school math and physics, […]

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State group will pace GHS

State group will pace GHS

The Goessel High School track and field team has nine seniors and returning letter-winners competing this spring. From left: Stephany Meyer, Joshua Schmidt, Jordan Griffin, Maddy Meier, Olivia Duerk­sen, Edel Miller, Lauren Rymill, Julia Nighten­gale and Zachary Zogleman. With six returning state qualifiers, the Goessel track and field team is primed and ready for the 2017 season. The Bluebird girls […]

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GHS golfers eye state return

GHS golfers eye state return

Goessel golf coach Chad Linde­man has a core of five seniors and returning letter-winners this season. Pictured from left are: Braden Roby, Miguel Guerrero, Carson Sterk, Rhett Makovec and Trevor Beisel. Roby, Sterk and Makovec played on the Class 1A state-qualifying team, which placed ninth. The Goessel golf team returns four members of last year’s state-qualifying team, and sixth-year coach […]

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Basore back as CHS lone state qualifier

Basore back as CHS lone state qualifier

These seniors and letter-winners will anchor the Centre track and field team this season: (from left) Summer Espinoza, Brendon Bina, Katie Marler, Max Svoboda, Kate Basore, Xavier Espinoza.<p> The Centre track and field team returns one state qualifier from last year’s squad for eighth-year coach Alan Stahlecker. Junior Kate Basore placed seventh in the javelin at the Class 1A state […]

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