Category: Strive (Spring)

Three out for CHS golf

Three out for CHS golf

These athletes comprise the Centre High School golf team: (from left) sophomore Wesley Love, senior Nathaniel Engler and sophomore Bryce Brunner. The Centre golf team will be small in number this season. Coach Greg Wyatt will have three athletes on this season?s roster. Senior Nathaniel Engler returns as a state qualifier and the Cougars? only letter-winner. ?He went to state […]

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Eagles return six baseball starters this season

Eagles return six baseball starters this season

These seniors and returning letter-winners will anchor the Canton-Galva baseball team this season: front row (from left), Devin Elkins, Reed Wiens, Marshall Reedy, Ethan Loyd, Zach Snow, Joseph McHugh; back row, Joseph Schroeder, Travis Unruh, Hunter Pearson, Collin Reissig, Jordan Gagnebin. Six returning starters will anchor the Canton-Galva baseball team this season under the direction of fourth-year coach Kelly Nelson. […]

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CGHS softball has eight veterans

CGHS softball has eight veterans

These seniors and letter-winners will anchor the CGHS softball team this season: front row (from left), Kaylee Hardin, Zoie Nichols, Logan Dawes; (back row) Sierah Nordstrom, Emilie Johnson, Alex Koehn, Taylor Everett. Not pictured: Zoe Unruh, Autumn Colgin. The Canton-Galva softball team returns eight letter-winners this season under the direction of third-year coach Dean Scott. Two seniors return to anchor […]

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New coach for track and field

New coach for track and field

These seniors and returning athletes will anchor the Canton-Galva track and field team this season: front row (from left), Abigail Ballan?tyne, Kaylee Littrell, Maddie Snow; back row, David VanHouton, Lane Wiens, Garrett Romaine, Dawson Minson The Canton-Galva track and field team will look to build on last year?s successes under first-year head coach Tina McMannis. No stranger to Canton-Galva, McMannis […]

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Tabor tennis teams add talent and experience

Tabor tennis teams add talent and experience

These athletes comprise the Tabor College women?s tennis team this season: (from left) Kiana Fujioka, Naima Mexsen, Mandi Hiett, Celeste Worthy, Chloe Lind, Jessica Emoto, Lindsey Stroud. Not pictured: Heidi Klaassen. With a mix of returning and new talent, the Tabor College tennis teams are primed for success this year under fourth-year coach John Ruder. Women?s team The women return […]

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Tabor baseball aiming for national stage

Tabor baseball aiming for national stage

These returning All-KCAC athletes anchor the Tabor College baseball team this season: (from left) Russell Longworth, Jean Acevedo, Gadiel Baez, Armando Castillo. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College baseball team set the bar high last season by advancing to the NAIA World Series for the first time in school history. This season, the Bluejays will seek to return […]

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Seniors set pace for TC track

Seniors set pace for TC track

These seniors will anchor the Tabor College track and field team this season: (from left)?Keith Francis, Emily Peterson, Shawn Johnston, Hannah Holmes, Joel Allen, Tyler Entz. Not pictured: Garrett Daugherty. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Tabor College track and field team is primed for a successful season with a number of key athletes returning under the direction of 15th-year […]

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3 state qualifiers back for HHS

3 state qualifiers back for HHS

These group of state qualifiers and returning senior letter-winners will provide leadership for a young Trojan track and field team. Pictured are (from left) Cody Craney, Marah Franz, Emily Sechrist, Karyn Leihy and Grant Knoll. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press With three returning state qualifiers and a larger roster of athletes, Hillsboro track and field coach Dennis Boldt is upbeat […]

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State-tested lineup returns for HHS softball

State-tested lineup returns for HHS softball

These seniors and letter-winners return from last season?s 23-3 Class 2-1A state runner-up team: (from left) Madison Klein, Bradli Nowak, Emily Jost, Allison Weber, Shannon Heiser, Savannah Unruh, Kennedy Lucero and Julie Sinclair. Phyllis Richert photo With all but one starter returning from the Class 2-1A state runner-up team, it?s safe to say Hillsboro softball coach Stephanie Sin?clair is looking […]

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Trojan baseball returns three all-state players

Trojan baseball returns three all-state players

The Hillsboro baseball team will feature six seniors and returning letter-winners this spring. They are (from left) Jakob Hanschu, Micah Allen, David Dick, Austin Cross, Caleb Bettles and Braden Vogt. Phyllis Richert photo Despite losing four all-league contributors from his 13-7 team last season, Hills?boro baseball coach Doug Dick is excited about the potential of this year?s squad. Gone are […]

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