Posts with the tag: "Council Grove"

Marion splits non-league games with Council Grove

Marion split a pair of basketball games with Council Grove Thursday night. The girls lost, 52-48, and the boys won, 61-52. Girls—Marion could not hang on down the stretch in a 52-48 loss to Council Grove Thursday. The teams traded scores in the first quarter, as Sam Richmond scored five of Marion’s first six points. A 5-2 run ...

Marion boys come up just short at Council Grove, 50-43

The seventh-seeded Marion boys gave second-seeded Council Grove all it could handle in Tuesday’s Class 3— A sub-state quarterfinal game but came up just short, 50-43. ...

Marion teams lose two on the road at Council Grove

Girls lose to undefeated Braves, 61-32 The Marion girls suffered a 61-32 defeat Friday to an undefeated Council Grove team, after digging into a hole early on. Council Grove’s Faith Brintle hit a three-pointer 39 seconds into the contest, a sign of what was to come. The ...

Marion loses two at Council Grove

The Marion basketball teams lost two games on the road at Council Grove Friday. Girls—The Warriors suffered a 61-32 defeat Friday, after digging themselves into a hole early on. Council Grove’s Faith Brintle hit a three-pointer 39 seconds into the contest, a sign of what was to come. The Braves ...

Council Grove takes two from Marion

Marion lost a pair of non-league games to Council grove Thursday to wrap up a full week of basketball in which the Warriors played five games in seven days. Girls?Marion relinquished a 10-point lead in its 59-53 loss to the Braves Thursday. Aside from a 4-4 tie, Marion trailed the duration of the first quarter. The Braves led ...

Trojans fall to Braves in finale

For three quarters of Hillsboro?s season finale football game at Council Grove Thursday, a young and gutsy Trojan squad had within its grasp that long-awaited first victory of the year. But fate intervened. A 21-point burst by the home team over a span of 2: 36 cemented Hillsboro?s winless season with a 40-24 loss. Climbing to within ...

Swim season ends with league meet

The Hillsboro, Marion and Peabody swim teams concluded their seasons at the Mid-Kansas League meet hosted by Council Grove Saturday. Hillsboro won the championship for the second consecutive year with 874 points ahead of Lindsborg (670) and Hesston (632), to conclude a perfect, 7-0 season. ?It was an amazing team effort,? coach Stephanie Moss said. ?I think we will ...

Hillsboro wins Council Grove meet

The Hillsboro swim team won the Council Grove meet Saturday with 849 points ahead of Herington (370) and the host team (198). ?I?m running out of positive adjectives to describe how amazing our swimmers are,? coach Stephanie Moss said. ?We saw significant improvement across all age groups as these swimmers work hard both for themselves and each other. ? Coming?Hillsboro will ...

Ground zero

? Trojans win regional title without allowing a run The sun shone brightly and warmly on the Hillsboro softball team Thursday, and the Trojans were hot enough to win the Class 3— A regional tournament in Marion with a 10-0 run-rule victory over Council Grove. After ...

Marion baseball falls at Council Grove

The Marion baseball team lost two games at Council Grove Tuesday. The Warriors lost Game 1, 7-1. Council Grove relied on senior pitcher Lane Fleming, a first-team, all-state selection last year, who took control of the game. ?(Fleming) worked quickly, commanded the zone,? coach Roger Schroeder said. ?We were just never able ...