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Marion boys come up just short at Council Grove, 50-43

Marion boys come up just short at Council Grove, 50-43

Zachary Stuchlik The seventh-seeded Marion boys gave second-seeded Council Grove all it could handle in Tuesday’s Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal game but came up just short, 50-43. Whereas in the teams’ first meeting last month, Marion got sped up in a game that ended with a running clock and a 64-38 Warrior loss, this time, Marion controlled the tempo of […]

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10 Bluejays feted by KCAC coaches

Ten Tabor College athletes have received recognition from KCAC basketball coaches as announced last week. Men—Five members of Tabor College’s regular-season champion men’s basketball team have received recognition from KCAC coaches. Tabor secured the title for the third consecutive year with a 19-3 record in KCAC play and ranks 23rd nationally in Division II. Senior Lance Carter was named Player […]

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Marion girls roll to sub-state quarterfinal win over Central Heights

Marion girls roll to sub-state quarterfinal win over Central Heights

Kourtney Hansen The third-seeded Marion girls defeated No. 6 Central Heights, 52-34, Monday in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A Mission Valley sub-state Marion enjoyed a 10-0 start to the game, forcing Central Heights into seven turnovers in its first eight possessions. Kourtney Hansen and Taelyn Pagel accounted for the Warrior scoring during that stretch. The Warriors then caught the […]

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Tabor women defeat Spires, 80-62, advance to tourney finals

Tabor women defeat Spires, 80-62, advance to tourney finals

Tena Loewen The Tabor College women’s basketball team used a solid effort on both ends of the court to roll to an 80-62 victory over Saint Mary Saturday in the KCAC tournament semifinals. The Bluejays made 57 percent of their shots for the game (27-for-47), including a blistering 68 percent in the first half (19-for-28), while limiting the Spires to […]

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Tabor men lose to Southwestern in KCAC semifinals, 93-88

Tabor men lose to Southwestern in KCAC semifinals, 93-88

Lance Carter The Tabor College men’s basketball team made an early exit from the KCAC tournament with a semifinal loss to Southwestern Saturday, 93-88. The visiting Moundbuilders shot lights out all afternoon, foreshadowing what was to come by making 10 of their first 11 attempts from the field (91 percent) to stake a 24-17 lead. DeShun Patterson made a three-pointer […]

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Solid defense propels Tabor women past Southwestern, 65-45

Solid defense propels Tabor women past Southwestern, 65-45

Jurnee Reid The Tabor College women’s basketball team used a solid defensive effort to defeat Southwestern in the KCAC tournament quarterfinals Thursday, 65-45. The Bluejays forced 23 Moundbuilder turnovers, which translated into 20 points for Tabor. In addition, Tabor kept the visitors off the charity stripe—Southwestern was 3-for-7 at the line—and limited the ‘Builders’ effectiveness from beyond the arc. From […]

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Tabor men outlast Oklahoma Wesleyan in overtime, 92-91

Tabor men outlast Oklahoma Wesleyan in overtime, 92-91

Julian Winton The Tabor College men’s team held on down the stretch to earn a 92-91 overtime victory over Oklahoma Wesleyan in the KCAC tournament quarterfinals Wednesday. The teams had faced each other four days prior, with Tabor earning a 94-67 win. This time, however, the game was highly contested. Between the two teams, 69 three-point attempts were taken. Tabor […]

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Hillsboro boys seeded first, girls eighth at Canton-Galva sub-state

The Hillsboro boys have received the No. 1 seed for the Class 2A sub-state tournament hosted by Canton-Galva next week. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Canton-Galva. The Trojan boys enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and will host No. 8 Herington (3-17) […]

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Marion girls seeded third, boys seventh in Mission Valley sub-state

Sub-state pairings for the Class 3A tournament hosted by Mission Valley were released Wednesday. All first-round games will be played at the home site of the higher seed, with semifinal and final games played at Mission Valley. The Marion girls enter the tournament with a 14-6 overall record and have received the No. 3 seed. The Warriors will host No. […]

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Sub-state seedings for Centre, Goessel, Peabody-Burns released

Sub-state basketball seedings for Centre, Goessel and Peabody-Burns were released Wednesday. Goessel will host a Class 1A, Division I sub-state, where the Centre boys have received the No. 1 seed and a first-round bye with a 14-5 record. The Cougars will await the winner of No. 4 Little River (11-9) and No. 5 Goessel (7-13), a game to be played […]

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