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Sterling steals two wins from Marion

Sterling steals two wins from Marion

Marion lost two games to Sterling Friday night. The girls lost, 65-52, and the boys lost, 95-69. Corrina Crabb Girls—Twenty-three first-half turnovers spelled trouble for the Marion girls Friday as the visiting Black Bears defeated the Warriors, 65-52. Three minutes into the game, Marion trailed only by three, 7-4, as Alli Molleker made the Warriors’ first two baskets, but after […]

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Trojans win shootout with Sterling boys

Trojans win shootout with Sterling boys

Hillsboro’s Darian Ratzlaff drives between Sterling’s Brady Myers and Lucas Briar for two of his nine points during the first half of Hillsboro’s 80-76 win to begin the season. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press” width=”600″ height=”900″ class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-77036″ /> The Hillsboro boys had to battle tooth and nail during their season opener to claim an 80-76 win against a […]

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Marion suffers first defeat to Sterling, 14-6

Marion suffers first defeat to Sterling, 14-6

The Marion football team suffered its first defeat of the season Friday, losing to Sterling, 14-6, to sober an otherwise festive homecoming crowd. Coach Grant Thierolf did not mince words when speaking of his team’s lack of toughness on the field following the loss. However, the game started well enough, as Marion’s defense conceded just 7 yards in four plays […]

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MHS loses to Sterling, Moundridge

MHS loses to Sterling, Moundridge

Blaine Mermis eyes the basket during the first half at Sterling Friday. Mermis scored three points in Marion’s 65-38 loss to the Black Bears. The Marion boys moved to 1-4 in Heart of America play after losses to Sterling and Moundridge last week. The Warriors are 5-10 overall. Sterling—Marion suffered a 65-38 defeat to a sharp-shooting Black Bear team Friday. […]

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Marion loses two at Sterling

Marion loses two at Sterling

The Marion basketball teams lost two games at Sterling Friday. Alli Molleker Girls—Despite a strong start by the Warriors, Marion suffered a 51-39 defeat Friday. The Warriors made the first five shots they attempted to build a 12-6 lead. Taelyn Pagel and Sam Richmond bookended the effort with three-pointers. However, Sterling stepped up its defensive pressure after that, causing Marion […]

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Tabor teams improve to 12-1 with sweep of Sterling

Tabor teams improve to 12-1 with sweep of Sterling

The Tabor College basketball teams swept Sterling Wednesday to each improve to 12-1 in KCAC play. Morgan Ediger Women—Tabor overcame a poor start to defeat Sterling, 72-65, Wednesday. When the Bluejays made just one of their first six attempts, Sterling took an 11-3 lead, then built it to 18-5. The first quarter ended with Tabor trailing, 18-7. The Bluejays made […]

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Tabor basketball rolls past Sterling

The Tabor College basketball teams remained unbeaten in KCAC play by sweeping Sterling Saturday. Women—Tabor defeated Sterling, 70-55, Saturday. With Tabor trailing, 4-2, Taylor Deniston and Morgan Ediger combined to score the next nine points to give Tabor an 11-4 lead. The Bluejays maintained that margin through the end of the first period to lead, 22-15. Sterling battled back by […]

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TC men split two at Sterling Classic

The Tabor College men’s basketball team split two games at the Sterling Classic last weekend. Tabor suffered an 87-86 loss to Morningside Friday. The Bluejays tied the game at 86 when Julian Winton made a two-pointer with 8 seconds left in the game. But a Bluejay foul sent the Mustangs to the charity stripe, where the second of two free-throws […]

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Bluejay women win two at Sterling

The Tabor College women’s basketball team won two games at the Sterling Classic last weekend. The Bluejays opened competition with a 66-56 win over College of Saint Mary Friday. Tabor endured a slow start, as the Flames built a 9-2 advantage and maintained it the duration of the first period, which ended with College of Saint Mary in the lead, […]

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Tabor wins thriller over Sterling, 45-42

Tabor wins thriller over Sterling, 45-42

Cody Coleman carries the ball during the fourth quarter against Sterling Saturday. In a thrilling matchup between a pair of ranked teams, the 12th-ranked Tabor College football team defeated No. 25 Sterling, 45-42, Saturday, despite trailing, 28-9 at halftime. Following a lackluster first-half performance, Tabor kicked it into gear in the second half, shutting out Sterling in the third quarter, […]

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