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Tabor women win, men lose at Southwestern

The Tabor College basketball teams split two games at Southwestern Thursday. The women won to improve to 16-3 in KCAC play, 21-5 overall. The men lost to fall to 16-3, 19-8. Women—Tabor used a fourth-quarter comeback to earn a 66-60 victory Thursday. The Bluejays scored 21 points in the first half, shooting with 30 percent accuracy (9-for-30) to trail, 18-11, […]

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Marion girls win, boys lose at Sedgwick

Marion girls win, boys lose at Sedgwick

The Marion basketball teams split games at Sedgwick Tuesday night. Alli Molleker Girls—Marion earned a 52-40 victory Tuesday, thanks to its execution on offense providing looks in the paint. When both teams made five baskets and a free-throw in the opening quarter, the teams ended the period deadlocked at 11 apiece. The Warriors made just one basket and two free-throws […]

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MHS loses to Sterling, Moundridge

MHS loses to Sterling, Moundridge

Blaine Mermis eyes the basket during the first half at Sterling Friday. Mermis scored three points in Marion’s 65-38 loss to the Black Bears. The Marion boys moved to 1-4 in Heart of America play after losses to Sterling and Moundridge last week. The Warriors are 5-10 overall. Sterling—Marion suffered a 65-38 defeat to a sharp-shooting Black Bear team Friday. […]

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Tabor teams sweep Ottawa

Tabor teams sweep Ottawa

The Tabor College basketball teams swept Ottawa Saturday. Morgan Ediger Women—Tabor held the visiting Braves to 27 points below their average in a 66-41 victory Saturday. The Bluejays led by as many as six in in the first quarter, 9-3, before Ottawa used a 6-0 run to tie the game. Kyli Webber scored the next six points to break the […]

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Marion loses two at Sterling

Marion loses two at Sterling

The Marion basketball teams lost two games at Sterling Friday. Alli Molleker Girls—Despite a strong start by the Warriors, Marion suffered a 51-39 defeat Friday. The Warriors made the first five shots they attempted to build a 12-6 lead. Taelyn Pagel and Sam Richmond bookended the effort with three-pointers. However, Sterling stepped up its defensive pressure after that, causing Marion […]

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Tabor wins twice at McPherson

Tabor wins twice at McPherson

The Tabor College basketball teams swept McPherson Thursday. Tena Loewen Women—Following two losses last week, the Bluejays got back in the win column with a 62-59 victory Thursday. McPherson built its largest lead within the game’s first four minutes, 8-4, then Taylor Deniston drained back-to-back three-pointers in a 37-second span to put Tabor in front by two. Later trailing by […]

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Marion swept by Moundridge

Marion swept by Moundridge

The Marion basketball teams lost a pair of games to Moundridge Tuesday. Taelyn Pagel Girls—Marion got off to a poor start in Tuesday’s 39-26 loss to the Wildcats. The Warriors went 0-for-8 from the field in the opening quarter, allowing Moundridge to build a 12-1 lead by the end of it. Courtney Herzet scored Marion’s lone point at the charity […]

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Bluejays lose to Saint Mary, Friends

Bluejays lose to Saint Mary, Friends

Morgan Ediger eyes the basket during the second half against Saint Mary Saturday. Ediger led Tabor’s scoring effort with 19 points in the Bluejays’ 76-71 overtime loss. The Tabor College women’s basketball team suffered a two-game slide last week with losses to Friends and Saint Mary. The Bluejays remain second in the KCAC standings behind Friends with a 13-3 record, […]

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Marion teams lose two on the road at Council Grove

Marion teams lose two on the road at Council Grove

Girls lose to undefeated Braves, 61-32 Alli Molleker shoots for two during the first half at Council Grove Friday. Marion suffered a 61-32 defeat at the hands of the undefeated Braves. The Marion girls suffered a 61-32 defeat Friday to an undefeated Council Grove team, after digging into a hole early on. Council Grove’s Faith Brintle hit a three-pointer 39 […]

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Tabor splits games with Saint Mary

Tabor splits games with Saint Mary

The Tabor College basketball teams split two games with visiting Saint Mary Saturday. Morgan Ediger Women—Tabor let the game slip away late in a 76-71 overtime loss to the Spires, falling to 13-3 in conference play. The loss comes on the heels of a 71-58 loss at Friends Wednesday. Although the game was tied five times in regulation, Saint Mary […]

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