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Tabor claims twin KCAC tourney titles

Tabor claims twin KCAC tourney titles

Having each already won regular-season titles, the Tabor College basketball teams both won the KCAC tournament Monday at Hartman Arena. Kayla Wilgers WOMEN?The top-seeded Tabor women won the KCAC tournament championship by defeating No. 6 Ottawa, 59-53, Monday. Tabor struggled to find a rhythm early, shooting around 35 percent from the field in the first half (9-26). The game remained […]

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Tabor men defeat Friends in OT, advance to championship

Tabor men defeat Friends in OT, advance to championship

John Jedneak draws a foul during the first half. He made both charity shots to give Tabor a 16-13 lead. Jedneak scored 9 points in Tabor?s 88-79 win. The Tabor College men?s basketball team punched its ticket to the KCAC tournament championship by defeating Friends in overtime, 88-79, in Saturday?s semifinal matchup. Both teams came out shooting the ball well. […]

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Tabor women advance with 74-68 win over Kansas Wesleyan

Tabor women advance with 74-68 win over Kansas Wesleyan

Mallory Zuercher scores to give Tabor a 6-5 lead over Kansas Wesleyan. Zuercher scored Tabor?s first six points and finished with nine in Tabor?s 74-68 win. The No. 1 seeded Tabor College women?s basketball team defeated No. 8 Kansas Wesleyan, 74-68, Wednesday in the quarterfinal round of the KCAC tournament. Mallory Zuercher scored Tabor?s first six points, and when Jurnee […]

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UPDATED: Marion splits semifinal games at Cougar Classic

The Marion basketball teams split their semifinal games at the Cougar Classic Saturday. Girls?The Marion girls advanced to the final round of the Cougar Classic Basketball Tournament after their Saturday night victory against Wakefield, 55-40. The Warriors started pulling away from the Bombers in the second quarter, ending the half leading, 34-23. After expanding the lead to 52-29 at the […]

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Marion sweeps opening round games of Cougar Classic

Marion sweeps opening round games of Cougar Classic

After twice being postponed because of wintry weather, the Centre tournament got underway Friday. The Marion basketball teams swept their first-round opponents. The second-seeded Warrior girls defeated No. 7 Solomon, 61-23. The fifth-seeded Marion boys defeated No. 4 Rural Vista, 55-39. Erika Hess shoots for two against Solomon Friday. Hess scored eight points in Marion?s 61-23 win. Girls?Marion kicked off […]

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Area teams compete during tournament week

Area teams compete during tournament week

Austin Cross Austin Cross, Hillsboro?s 6-foot-6 senior post player, slips behind a Moundridge defender for a two-point basket Thursday at the Moundridge Pre-season Tournament. Boys? and girls? basketball team from all six high schools in the Free Press distribution area participated in a three-game tournaments, as did most schools across the state. Two local high schools, Marion and Goessel, served […]

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Marion wins final games of Classic

Marion wins final games of Classic

The Marion basketball teams won their final games of the Marion Classic Saturday. The boys finished fifth overall by defeating Peabody-Burns, while the girls finished third overall with a victory over Eureka. Peabody-Burns? Austin Reynolds blocks a shot by Marion?s Jack Schneider. Boys?In a battle of Warriors, Marion claimed fifth place in the tournament by defeating Peabody-Burns Saturday, 53-30. Peabody-Burns […]

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Kids wrestling tournament draws 230 participants to Hillsboro on Saturday

Kids wrestling tournament draws 230 participants to Hillsboro on Saturday

Kids wrestling tournament draws 230 participants to Hillsboro on Saturday Colton Shipman of Marion looks to the official while he wrestles Lucas Philips of Fort Riley during the 17th annual Hillsboro Takedown Tournament Saturday in Brown Gymnasium. Colton won his match with a 9-0 score. ?We had around 230 wrestlers from 21 youth wrestling clubs around the state,? said Scott […]

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Goessel wins Class 1A-Division I sub-state title to advance to state; Peabody-Burns, Centre, Canton-Galva fall in semifinal round

The Goessel volleyball team cruised to a Class 1A-Division I sub-state championship on its home court Saturday. As the No. 1 seed in the tournament, Goessel had a first-round bye, then faced No. 4 Peabody-Burns, who had defeated No. 5 Langdon-Fairfield in the quarterfinals (27-25, 20-25, 25-21). Goessel defeated Peabody-Burns in the semifinals (25-3, 25-5), to face No. 2 Pretty […]

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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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