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Marion earns bi-district win at Halstead, 54-30

Marion earns bi-district win at Halstead, 54-30

Evann Heidebrecht Marion extinguished the fire of the Halstead Dragons Tuesday, earning a 54-30 bi-district victory on Halloween night. In the first half, Marion matched the Dragons in touchdowns scored but failed to convert its two-point attempts, trailing 16-12 at halftime. The Warriors, however, exploded for 42 second-half points to seal the victory. Each team scored on its opening possession-Halstead […]

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Trojans split with Hesston, Halstead

Trojans split with Hesston, Halstead

Darian Ratzlaff splits two Swather defenders during Hillsboro’s game with Hesston Friday. Ratzlaff scored a team-high 16 points in Hillsboro’s 51-44 loss. The Hillsboro boys gave the top-ranked team in Class 3A a run for its money Friday, but the Swathers held off the Trojans’ upset bid, 51-44, at Brown Gymna­sium. Having lost to Hesston by 15 points in the […]

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Marion wrestlers second at Halstead

Four first-place medals led the Marion wrestling team to a second-place finish among a field of 16 at the Halstead Invitational Friday in a two-day tournament condensed to one because of the threat of icy weather. With nine wrestlers, Marion scored 162 points, second to Douglass, who fielded a full team and scored 208. “Our four first-place finishes were an […]

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Bartel finishes second at Halstead

The Hillsboro wrestling team placed 11th among the 15 schools competing at the Halstead Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Douglass won the team title with 208 points. Marion followed with 162, then Min­neapolis 146.5, Chase County 110, Rem­ing­ton 110, Circle 107, Nick­erson 99, Ellsworth 95, Lyons 80, Cheney 71, Hillsboro 62, Leon Bluestem 61, Hesston 55, Wichita Independent 32, Halstead […]

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Marion girls’ season ends as it began–with a loss to SES

Marion girls’ season ends as it began–with a loss to SES

Kourtney Hansen splits two Southeast of Saline defenders during the third quarter of the Class 3A sub-state semifinal game at Halstead Friday. Marion lost, 44-34. The Marion girls could not seem to buy a basket in a 44-34 loss to Southeast of Saline Friday in a Class 3A sub-state semifinal game at Halstead. Baskets were hard to come by for […]

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Marion girls seeded 3rd, boys 5th at Halstead sub-state

Marion?s sub-state seedings for the Class 3A tournament hosted by Halstead have been released. First-round games will be played on the home court of the higher seed, while remaining games will be hosted by Halstead. Boys?With a 9-11 record, Marion has received the fifth seed as the result of a coin flip after posting identical records with Halstead. The Warriors […]

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Marion volleyball falls to Halstead in sub-state quarterfinals

Marion volleyball falls to Halstead in sub-state quarterfinals

The Marion volleyball team suffered a premature ending to its season by losing a three-set heartbreaker to Halstead in the Class 3A sub-state quarterfinals at Southeast of Saline Saturday. Kirsten Hansen sends the ball over the net against Halstead Saturday. Marion lost a 2-1 substate quarterfinal battle against the Dragons. Marion was the No. 1 seed in the tournament with […]

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14 Warrior runners set PRs at Halstead

The Marion cross country team faced tough competition at the Halstead meet Thursday and brought home three medals. Fourteen runners set personal-best times. ?The competition was high today,? coach Rebecca Hofer said. ?We ran against many runners that we will encounter at our regionals, as well as many good 4-A teams. The places do not do our runners justice, because […]

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Trojans succumb to undefeated Halstead

It turned out to be a David vs. Goliath mismatch?but without the Divine intervention. The undefeated Halstead Dragons, ranked as high as No. 2 in Class 3A, ran over and through a much younger and under?sized Hillsboro squad to the tune of 55-7 Friday night at Joel Wiens Stadium. The Dragons delivered a haymaker at the very start when running […]

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Trojans roll past Hesston, Halstead

Trojans roll past Hesston, Halstead

Julie Sinclair pulls safely into second base for a double during the fourth inning of Hillsboro?s 20-3 victory over the Hesston Swathers May 12. Sinclair was the winning pitcher, improving to 11-1 for the year. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press Hillsboro hitters vented their frustration over a subpar performance against Lyons by pounding out 33 hits over eight innings to […]

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