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Warriors finish second at Hesston

Bryce Shults wrestles Smoky Valley?s Josh Peterson in the second round of the 138-pound weight class at the Hesston Swather Invitational Saturday. Shults won by fall and went 3-0 on the day to win the championship.

The Marion wrestling team earned second place at the Hesston Swather Invitational Saturday with 1511?2 points. Chaparral topped the 16-team field with 167 points. Nickerson finished third (145). Eight of 11 Warriors earned medals, and Marion placed second despite having three open weight classes. ?They?re working our offense,??coach Chad Adkins said. ?We were better Saturday than we ...

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Trojans second at CKL tourney

Hillsboro junior Rebecca Kaufman (11) blocks a hit by Larned?s Aarika Bright in the second set of their opening match. Assisting on the front line is sophomore Abby Sechrist. The Trojans placed second with a 4-1 record. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press

Hillsboro?s three-year winning streak at the Cen?tral Kansas League preseason tournament ended Saturday in Hoising?ton with a three-set loss to Hesston in the finals on Saturday night. But all things considered, coach Sandy Arnold said she felt her team did well for its first outing of the season. ?I told the girls I didn?t know where we?d end up in ...

Peabody second at home swim meet

The Peabody swim team hosted a triangular Saturday. Peabody placed second with 433 points behind Lindsborg (625) and ahead of Abilene (345). Peabody will travel to Lindsborg Saturday. Peabody Meet Saturday, June 13 100-meter freestyle Girls 9-10: ?3. Janessa Sutton 2: 09. 78. Boys 9-10: ?1. Lukas Spencer 3: 24. 56. Girls 11-12: 2. Kallie Hutchison 1: ...

Marion-Florence FFA second at entomology event at Buhler High

Marion-Florence FFA placed second at the South Central District Entom?ology career development event Wednesday, April 1. Marion hosted the event at Buhler High School, which was to host three other district career development events. Students competing in the Entomology event were required to complete a written test over insects and identify 50 sample insect specimens. Marion placed ...

Chess Guild second at Pleasant Valley tour

Pictured from left are Jacob Denholm, who placed fourth, Abby Fryhover who finished 16th and Kayla Gunn who placed 20th. In the K-12 division, Matthew Denholm was the only participant from Hillsboro. He placed fourth individually. Courtesy Photo

Middle school members of the Hillsboro Chess Guild hold the hardware they received at the Pleasant Valley Middle school tournament Feb. 21. The team claimed the second-place team trophy in the K-8 division. ?This was quite an accomplishment in that they, as a team of three, were competing against teams that had four or more team members,? said Guild sponsor Leah ...

HHS wrestlers second at Hesston

Hillsboro?s Mack Bartel goes on the attack against his first-round opponent, Bill Liu of Wichita Independent, during the Hesston Invita?tional Saturday. Bartel won the 106-pound title with a 3-0 record; all three victories came by fall. Don Ratzlaff / Free Press

Competing in its first tournament of the season, the Hillsboro wrestling team placed second Saturday at the 15-school event at Hesston. The Trojans rolled up 154. 5 points, second only to Marion at 172. ?This was definitely a team effort, as all but one wrestler competing scored team points,? coach Scott O?Hare said. ?To make the achievement ...