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Marion girls defeat Herington in 2A substate quarterfinals

Marion girls defeat Herington in 2A substate quarterfinals

Kourtney Hansen Marion defeated Herington, 40-24, Monday in the quarterfinals of the Class 2A substate tournament hosted by Hillsboro. When Marion shots refused to fall, the Warriors relied on their defense, which forced 28 Herington turnovers. Herington struggled from the field, too, and Marion took control from the start, building an 8-0 lead—thanks to four consecutive baskets by Kourtney Hansen. […]

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Marion girls defeat Rural Vista, boys defeat Herington at Centre

Marion girls defeat Rural Vista, boys defeat Herington at Centre

The Marion basketball teams won their second-round games at Centre’s Cougar Classic Friday. The girls defeated Rural Vista in overtime, 53-51. The boys defeated Herington, 57-37. Kourtney Hansen Girls—Marion secured a narrow, 53-51 victory over Rural Vista in overtime Friday. The Warriors got off to a hot start, making eight of 11 field goals attempted in the first quarter and […]

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Marion rolls past Herington, 50-6

Marion rolls past Herington, 50-6

An understaffed Herington squad was no match for the Marion football team Friday night, as the Warriors rolled to a lopsided, 50-6 victory. Aaron Riggs takes the handoff for a 37-yard gain during the first quarter at Herington Friday. Riggs led Marion with 14 carries for 160 yards and two touchdowns. Marion came out firing on all cylinders, forcing and […]

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Flag football flies in Hillsboro

Flag football flies in Hillsboro

Jacob Funk (second from left) strips the flag of ball-carrier Ben Koop as Braden Vogt assists during a 7-on-7 flag football game Thursday. Watching in the background are Elias Werth (left) and Lane Flaming. In this particular game, Hillsboro maroon defeated Hillsboro white 37-34. Free Press Photos by Janae Rempel Hillsboro High School football coach Lance Sawyer was instrumental in […]

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Herington woman dies in crash

A 50-year-old woman from Herington died in a one-vehicle accident early Sunday morning near Tampa. According to Marion County Undersheriff Dave Huntley, Lisa L. Gable, driving a 2000 Silver Jeep was northbound on Limestone Road, two miles south of Tampa. ?(The vehicle) left the roadway to the right for unknown reasons and overturned,? he said. ?The jeep came to rest […]

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Warriors first at Halstead Invite

Warriors first at Halstead Invite

Ezra Darnall wrestles Herington?s Theron Miller at 126 pounds. Darnall won by fall and went on to place fourth in the Halstead Invitational tournament. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press The Marion wrestling team placed first among a field of 23 teams at the Halstead Invitational Friday and Saturday. Nine Warriors placed in the top four in their respective weight classes, […]

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Marion dominates Herington, 56-8

Marion dominates Herington, 56-8

Adam Janzen extends the stiff arm on his way to the end zone for a 43-yard touchdown run during the first quarter that gave Marion an 18-0 lead over Herington. Marion won, 56-8. It took a few possessions for the Marion offense to come to life, but once it did, there was no stopping the Warriors as they rolled to […]

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