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Marion splits final games of Classic

Marion splits final games of Classic

Marion split its final games of the Marion Classic Saturday. The girls defeated Eureka, 52-18, but the boys lost to Remington, 52-39. Elizabeth Meyer drives inside during the first half Saturday against Eureka. Girls?The Warriors claimed third place in the Marion Classic with a 52-18 victory over Eureka Saturday. Marion burst out of the gate on fire offensively. Kirsten Hansen […]

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Marion loses two to Berean Academy

Marion lost two games to Berean Academy Friday night. The girls lost 33-23, while the boys dropped a 60-37 contest. Girls?The Marion girls struggled to score in Friday?s 33-23 loss to Berean. Berean built a 5-0 lead before Julia Hall put the home team on the board with a basket at the 4:39 mark. Elizabeth Meyer scored at 1:04, but […]

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Tabor sweeps University of Saint Mary

Tabor sweeps University of Saint Mary

The Tabor College basketball teams swept the University of Saint Mary Thursday night. The women won, 70-62, while the men gained a 99-82 victory over the No. 23 Spires. Sam Short eyes the basket at the start of the second half. She scored eight consecutive points after the break and finished with 13 points on the night. Women?The Bluejays overcame […]

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Marion sweeps Peabody-Burns

Marion sweeps Peabody-Burns

In a battle of Warriors, Marion swept Peabody-Burns Tuesday in the Marion Classic. The girls won 61-26, and the boys won 57-55. McKenzee Remmers eyes the basket as Peabody-Burns? Rylie McDowell defends. Remmers was fouled on the play and made both free throws to give Marion a 52-22 lead by the end of the third quarter. Girls?Marion led from start […]

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Great night for basketball

This past weekend was a great week for me for watching basketball: the Trojans and the Jay?hawks. The high school boys? game with Nickerson was special for me. This year?s squad is very young and lacking in varsity experience. It showed during the game, but as the game extended into one overtime and then two overtimes, it became apparent to […]

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TC men earn first KCAC win

TC men earn first KCAC win

Malik Brooks scores two points for Tabor during the first half against Friends Saturday. Brooks scored a game-high 22 points in Tabor?s 73-64 victory over the Falcons. Phyllis Richert Photo The Tabor College men?s basketball team earned its first conference victory Saturday over Friends, having dropped a three-point loss to Southwestern earlier in the week. Friends?It was a tale of […]

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Ratzlaff’s 32 points boosts Hillsboro over Nickerson

Ratzlaff’s 32 points boosts Hillsboro over Nickerson

Alex Ratzlaff scores off a steal during Hillsboro?s game against Nickerson Friday. Ratzlaff was the Trojans? leading scorer with 32 points in Hillsboro?s 61-35 win. Phyllis Richert Photo Led by a 32-point performance from Alex Ratzlaff, the Hillsboro girls led from start to finish in a 61-35 victory over Nickerson in the season opener Friday at Brown Gymnasium. It was […]

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Warriors open with loss at SES

Warriors open with loss at SES

Mason Pedersen drives downcourt during the second half at Southeast of Saline Friday. Pedersen scored five points in Marion?s 59-31 loss. Janae Rempel / Free Press With five new starters taking the court, the Marion boys? basketball team?s youth was apparent in a 59-31 loss to a tall and talented Southeast of Saline squad Friday. ?Before the game, I told […]

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Tabor splits games with Friends

Tabor splits games with Friends

The Tabor College basketball teams split their home games against Friends Saturday. The women lost in overtime, 59-57, while the men gained a 73-64 victory. Tonisha Dean eyes the basket early in the second half Saturday against Friends. Dean led the Bluejays? rebounding effort with 10 rebounds and scored seven points in Tabor?s 59-57 overtime loss to the Falcons. Women?Victory […]

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Marion teams fall in season opener at Southeast of Saline

Marion teams fall in season opener at Southeast of Saline

The Marion basketball teams fell short in their season openers at Southeast of Saline Friday. The girls lost, 48-25, while the boys dropped a 59-31 contest. Kirsten Hansen draws a foul during the third quarter at Southeast of Saline Friday. She made one of two shots from the charity stripe. Girls?The Warriors started the game strong. Erika Hess opened scoring […]

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