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Marion girls lose to Inman in 2A substate semifinals

Marion girls lose to Inman in 2A substate semifinals

Kourtney Hansen The Marion girls’ basketball season came to a close Thursday with a 47-41 semifinal loss to Inman in the Class 2A substate semifinals hosted by Hillsboro. The Warriors had defeated the Teutons by a 40-37 margin on Feb. 13, but things were different the second time around. In the teams’ first meeting, Marion took the upper hand with […]

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Marion boys end season with overtime loss to Inman

Marion boys end season with overtime loss to Inman

Zachary Stuchlik The Marion boys’ season came to a close Tuesday with a 64-60 overtime loss at Inman in the quarterfinals of the Class 2A Hillsboro substate. Marion had opportunities down the stretch but came up just short at the end of the extra period. The Warriors led a majority of the first three quarters of play, but momentum began […]

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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 volleyball season comes to a close at Riley County

The Marion volleyball team’s season came to a close in the semifinals of the Class 3A sub-state tournament hosted by Riley County Saturday. The No. 4 seed in the tournament, Marion secured a 2-0 win over No. 5 Southeast of Saline in the quarterfinals, 25-20, 25-21. However, in the semifinals, the Warriors ran into Silver Lake, who ranks first in […]

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Marion girls roll past Eureka in sub-state opener

Marion girls roll past Eureka in sub-state opener

Erika Hess draws a foul late in the second quarter against Eureka. Hess scored five points in Marion?s 60-23 win. The third-seeded Marion girls used a hot start to propel them to victory over sixth-seeded Eureka Tuesday in a Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal game. Once the Warriors were rolling, there was no stopping them en-route to a 60-23 win. The […]

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Done too soon

Done too soon

Hillsboro falls to Central Plains in sub-state championship; Marion suffers quarterfinal loss to Halstead Don Ratzlaff / Free Press<p>Hillsboro senior Alex Ratz?laff focuses on handling the pass as coach Sandy Arnold and fellow senior Shannon Heiser focus on Ratzlaff during the climactic third set in the championship match against unbeaten Central Plains. Hillsboro’s road ends one matchshort of state by […]

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Marion volleyball receives No. 1 seed at SES sub-state

The Marion volleyball team has received the No. 1 seed at the Class 3A sub-state tournament hosted by Southeast of Saline Saturday. The Warriors (33-3) will face No. 8 Halstead (10-26) at 2 p.m. With a win, Marion would face the winner of No. 4 Hesston (26-10) and No. 5 Hutchinson Trinity (22-14). On the other half of the bracket, […]

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