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Girls and the horse-crazy phase

Most young girls go through a horse crazy phase. You know the one, where their every waking thought is about horses: favorite breeds, favorite colors, favorite riding styles. Every book read, poster hung, or knickknack obtained must be horse-related. The second part of the phase is where their thoughts are geared more toward obtaining said favorite breed and color of […]

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Hillsboro girls endure 0-2 week

The Swather girls, ranked 10th in Class 3A, pulled away from the Trojans with a 57-22 victory Friday that ended with a running clock during the fourth quarter at Brown Gymnasium. Hillsboro played a competitive first quarter against the athletic visitors. When Mesa Merrell hit a three-pointer at the 4:19 mark the Trojans led 6-5. But Hesston finished the quarter […]

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Marion girls win Cougar Classic tournament title

Marion girls win Cougar Classic tournament title

<p>Kourtney Hansen drives into the lane during Marion’s semifinal game with Rural Vista Friday. Hansen led the Warriors with 20 points in Marion’s 53-51 overtime win. She scored a team-high 13 points Saturday to propel Marion to the championship with a 37-34 win over Centre. </p><p>Janae Rempel / Free Press</p> The Marion girls swept three games to win Centre’s Cougar […]

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Warrior girls finish third in Marion Classic tournament

Warrior girls finish third in Marion Classic tournament

Kourtney Hansen scores off a turnover to give Marion a 16-0 lead over Eureka. She had four steals, 10 assists, eight rebounds and six points in Marion?s 52-25 third-place win. The Marion girls? basketball team went 2-1 in the Marion Classic to finish in third place last week. Eureka?Marion gained a convincing, 52-25 win Saturday. Fueled by a stifling defense, […]

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HHS girls never trailed en route to a 53-34 victory

HHS girls never trailed en route to a 53-34 victory

Hillsboro?s Alex Ratzlaff goes airborne in the lane early in the game to score two of her game-high 23 points in the Trojans? season opener at Nickerson. Hillsboro, with nine girls contributing points, posted a 53-34 victory. The Hillsboro girls? basketball team got off to a slow start against Nicker?son in Fri?day?s season opener, but went on to build a […]

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10-U girls? teams win local and state softball titles

10-U girls? teams win local and state softball titles

10-U girls? teams win local and state softball titles<p><p>The 10-and-under softball team from Hillsboro (top photo) completed a perfect 11-0 record this summer, including a Cottonwood Valley League tournament championship. Pictured are: first row (from left), Jasee Hamm, Tylee Miller, Ashlynn Larabee, Mia Duerksen, Jenna Jo Friesen, Faith Cummings, Emily Casey, Jill Hein; second row, Reese Hefley, Allie Stuchlik, Landry […]

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Marion girls place third at Halstead

Marion girls place third at Halstead

Marissa Jacobson shows the form that led to a first-place finish in the triple jump (35 feet, 93?4 inches) at Halstead Friday. Jacobson also won gold in the long jump (16-71?2). Don Ratzlaff / Free Press The Marion track and field team competed at the Conrad Nightingale Invitational at Halstead Friday. ?This was a good meet for us with some […]

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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 medalists fuel MHS track

State medalists fuel MHS track

These seniors and returning letter-winners will form a solid core for the Marion track and field team this season: front row (from left), Emily Schneider, Kaylie Waner, McKenzee Remmers, Marissa Jacobson, Erika Hess, Marshelle Mermis, Kristen Herzet, Breanna Doyle; back row, Tyler Neufeld, Quinton Hett, Kyle Palic, Seth Snelling, Braden Fahey. Not pictured: Brad Stone. Janae Rempel / Free Press […]

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Moddelmog will lead Eagle boys

Moddelmog will lead Eagle boys

These seniors and returning letter-winners will anchor the Canton-Galva track and field team this season: front row (from left), Kaylee Littrell, Abby Ballantyne, Krystal May, Amanda Schmalzried, Garrett Romaine; back row, Travis Unruh, Trey Moddelmog, Lane Wiens, Micah Schroeder, John Percival. Janae Rempel / Free Press The Canton-Galva track and field team will look to build upon last season?s successes […]

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