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Marion splits non-league games with Council Grove

Marion splits non-league games with Council Grove

Marion split a pair of basketball games with Council Grove Thursday night. The girls lost, 52-48, and the boys won, 61-52. Jessi Lewman Girls—Marion could not hang on down the stretch in a 52-48 loss to Council Grove Thursday. The teams traded scores in the first quarter, as Sam Richmond scored five of Marion’s first six points. A 5-2 run […]

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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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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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Marion loses two at Council Grove

Marion loses two at Council Grove

The Marion basketball teams lost two games on the road at Council Grove Friday. Alli Molleker Girls—The Warriors suffered a 61-32 defeat Friday, after digging themselves into a hole early on. Council Grove’s Faith Brintle hit a three-pointer 39 seconds into the contest, a sign of what was to come. The Braves made six of eight attempts in the first […]

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Council Grove takes two from Marion

Council Grove takes two from Marion

Marion lost a pair of non-league games to Council grove Thursday to wrap up a full week of basketball in which the Warriors played five games in seven days. Kourtney Hansen shoots for two during the second quarter against Council Grove Thursday. Hansen scored 19 points in Marion?s 59-53 loss. Girls?Marion relinquished a 10-point lead in its 59-53 loss to […]

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Trojans fall to Braves in finale

Trojans fall to Braves in finale

Don Ratzlaff / Free Press<p>Hillsboro?s Braden Vogt launches a halfback pass early in Thursday?s game against Council Grove. The throw fell incomplete, but Vogt went on to catch a pair of second-half touchdown passes?a 63-yarder from Jorge Hanschu and a seven-yard from Kaden Kleiner. For three quarters of Hillsboro?s season finale football game at Council Grove Thursday, a young and […]

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Swim season ends with league meet

The Hillsboro, Marion and Peabody swim teams concluded their seasons at the Mid-Kansas League meet hosted by Council Grove Saturday. Hillsboro won the championship for the second consecutive year with 874 points ahead of Lindsborg (670) and Hesston (632), to conclude a perfect, 7-0 season. ?It was an amazing team effort,? coach Stephanie Moss said. ?I think we will all […]

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Hillsboro wins Council Grove meet

The Hillsboro swim team won the Council Grove meet Saturday with 849 points ahead of Herington (370) and the host team (198). ?I?m running out of positive adjectives to describe how amazing our swimmers are,? coach Stephanie Moss said. ?We saw significant improvement across all age groups as these swimmers work hard both for themselves and each other.? Coming?Hillsboro will […]

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Ground zero

Ground zero

? Trojans win regional title without allowing a run Hillsboro?s Julie Sinclair fires a pitch during the first inning against Council Grove. The senior left-hander pitched a two-hit shutout with five strikeouts. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press The sun shone brightly and warmly on the Hillsboro softball team Thursday, and the Trojans were hot enough to win the Class 3A […]

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Marion baseball falls at Council Grove

The Marion baseball team lost two games at Council Grove Tuesday. The Warriors lost Game 1, 7-1. Council Grove relied on senior pitcher Lane Fleming, a first-team, all-state selection last year, who took control of the game. ?(Fleming) worked quickly, commanded the zone,? coach Roger Schroeder said. ?We were just never able to get him out of rhythm.? Schroeder said […]

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