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Golf champions announced

The Annual Hillsboro Golf Course Club championship was held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 4-5 at the Hillsboro Municipal Golf Course. There were 36 participants this year. “There was a lot of wind both days so our scores were lower than other years,” said Doug Dick, tournament organizer. Philip Thieseen was this year’s winner with a score of 69 on Saturday […]

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Tabor golf alum bringing back Bluejay golf

Tabor golf alum bringing back Bluejay golf

First-year Tabor College golf coach Mike Jamieson works the phones and the computer on the recruiting trail for the return season of Bluejay golf. Play­ing golf at Tabor was probably, by far, the best time in my life. The education was excellent, and everything about it. “In the back of my mind, wherever I coach, I want to create that […]

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Caldwell 81st at Class 1A golf

Junior Max Caldwell represented Peabody-Burns at the Class 1A state golf tournament at Dodge City’s Mariah Hills golf course Monday. Caldwell carded an 18-hole score of 117, tying for 81st place among a field of 87 golfers. Stockton’s Brady Beougher won the tournament with a 78.

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Marion, Peabody-Burns golfers to compete at state

The Marion/Peabody-Burns golf team competed in two locations for regionals May 14. Max Caldwell represented Peabody-Burns at the Halstead Class 1A regional, where he qualified for state as an individual. His 18-hole score of 113 was good for 15th place among a field of 25 golfers. Central Chris­tian’s Marshall Walton won with a 78. Meanwhile, Marion golfers traveled to Hillsboro […]

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HHS heading to state

HHS heading to state

Hillsboro senior Colin Settle tees off for Hole No. 5 during the Class 2A regional tournament Monday at the Hillsboro Municipal Course. For a third consecutive year, the Hillsboro golf team has qualified for state by finishing second at the Class 2A regional tournament on its home course May 14. The top three schools at the regional qualify for state. […]

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Lovelady and Smith win alternate-play tourney

Joe Lovelady and Tyler Smith were the top medalist team at the 27 Hole Alternate Play Golf Tournament played June 5 on the Hills­boro Municipal Golf Course. Lovelady and Smith shot a 99 for 27 holes to lead all teams. The team of Anthony Thiessen and Phil Thiessen came in second with a 99. Following are the top three finishers […]

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Ollenburger paces Hillsboro golfers

With Elliot Ollenburger the only Trojan golfer to shoot under triple digits, Hillsboro placed seventh among eight teams competing at the Sacred Heart Invitational in Salina April 15. Ollenburger finished 18 holes with a score of 91, to lead teammates Carson Herbel (104), Elias Werth (105) and Colin Settle (130). Coach Scott O’Hare said he is pleased with the direction […]

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Some golf course hazards are health hazards, too

The hazards faced by most Marion County golfers are rather routine?a little water here and there, a scorching Kansas wind and maybe an occasional wandering skunk or snake. When I used to golf, I found water in places no one else could find it. In fact, if you ever need help finding water anywhere, just give me a golf club […]

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Area high school sports roundup, June 3, 2015

Area high school sports roundup, June 3, 2015

Canton-Galva senior Trey Moddelmog clears the bar in the Class 2A boys? high jump Friday. As the Eagles? sole competitor at state, Moddelmog concluded his high school career with a 10th-place finish in the event by clearing 5-10. Janae Rempel / Free Press STATE TRACK Canton-Galva?Senior Trey Moddelmog represented the Eagles at the All-Class state track meet at Wichita State?s […]

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Hillsboro golf ends at regional meet

Hillsboro?s golf season ended May 18 at the Class 3A regional tournament at Sterling. None of the five Trojan golfers were able to post a double-digit score over the 18-hole course. Three freshmen led the team: Elias Werth shot 101 to place 35th out of 49 golfers; Eliot Ollenburger and Colin Settle each shot 104 to finish 35th and 36th, […]

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