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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

May 27, 2015

How good is this 2015 Kansas City Royals baseball team? It’s not as if the Royals are on an early hot streak in April – the month of May is just about over and KC was 2.5 games in first place through May 22. Kansas City had won 26 and lost 14 in their first […]

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Area Sports Review

Area Sports Review

May 27, 2015

Softball The MHS softball team ended its season with a 9-13 loss to Ellsworth at the Beloit Regionals. Jaidra Lott and Courtney Walker both batted 1000. Jaidra had two doubles and 2 RBI’s. Courtney had a triple along with Shay Allison and Faythe Korinek. Shay also had 3 RBI’s and Faythe had two. “It was […]

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Daugherty Takes Second at Nationals

Daugherty Takes Second at Nationals

May 27, 2015

7Garrett Daugherty of Tabor College competed at the NAIA Outdoor Championship meet on May 21-23 in Gulf Shores, AL. Daugherty finished first in his 800m prelim with a time of 1:52.16 to qualify for finals. In the 800m final race, he placed 2nd in the nation to earn All-American status as well as setting a […]

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MJH Track Off and Running

May 6, 2015

The Minneapolis Junior High track team is off and running this season. Below are the results from both the Russell and Minneapolis Invitationals. Russell Middle School Invitational 8th Girls Karisma Vignery:  2nd 200m 29.0 sec., 3rd 400m 1:08.80; Caroline Giles:  2nd 800m 2:47.58, 2nd triple jump 29’11.5”; Kylie Fuller:  2nd 100m hurdles 17.98, 2nd high jump 4’8”; […]

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AREA SPORTS REPORT

AREA SPORTS REPORT

May 6, 2015

Golf The MHS boys golf team shot its second 383 of the season and placed 3rd at the Bennington Invitational held at the Minneapolis Golf Course last Tuesday. Lane Nichols (88) placed 10th, Lawson Constable (96) placed 13th, Titus Vignery (97) placed 14th, and Michael Rankin (102) combined for the team score of 383. Logan Nichols […]

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Daugherty Earns Champion of Character

Daugherty Earns Champion of Character

May 6, 2015

Garrett Daugherty of Tabor College competed at the KCAC Outdoor Conference meet on May 1-2 at Bethany College, Lindsborg. On day one, he and his teammates competed in 4×800. Their goal was to defend their conference championship and return to Nationals for the fourth straight year. Unfortunately during the race, the 3rd leg runner aggravated […]

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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

May 6, 2015

Just when it looked like he was going to come up short in the recruiting department, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self, once again, plucked the ripest plum in the orchard.  Cheick Diallo signed a letter-of-intent with KU last week. Diallo is ranked number-five overall by Rivals.com in the 2015 recruiting class. He has a wingspan […]

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Area Sports Review

Area Sports Review

April 29, 2015

Golf The MHS golf team took part in two meets this past week. On Tuesday they traveled to Belleville for the Republic County Invite where 12 teams competed. The Lions had a very good day with Lane Nichols shot a 91, Lawson Constable and Michael Rankin both shot a 97, Titus Vignery a 98, Logan […]

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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

April 29, 2015

The Kansas City Royals were off to a 12-5 start following the 3-2 loss to the Chicago White Sox after the completion of the suspended game from April 25. KC has exceeded the most optimistic expectations of their followers; however, not everything is smooth on the Royals’ team. KC’s number-one starting pitcher is 23-year-old Yordano […]

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Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

Sports Potpourri by Mac Stevenson

April 22, 2015

Kansas and Kansas State will play their intersquad football games this coming Saturday to wind up spring practice. The focus of both teams is finding quarterbacks that can excel next season. Kansas State’s game will begin at 3 p.m. at Kansas City Sporting Park; the Wildcats are playing in KC because of the construction going […]

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