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Tonganoxie High soccer opens 4-1A regionals as No. 4 seed
October 24, 2016
The Tonganoxie High soccer team has been a squad of streaks this year. THS won seven in a row before dropping five consecutive matches. The Chieftains hope the trend can continue on the positive side, as the team has started a two-match winning streak. THS defeated Bishop Ward, 5-0, at home and then blanked Immaculata, 10-0, in Leavenworth, improving to 10-6 on the season. Tonganoxie will open the postseason as the No. 4 seed in the Class 4-1A Northeast Regional.
SALINA SEQUEL: Tonganoxie volleyball handles BLHS, clinches second straight state appearance
October 24, 2016
From the day the Tonganoxie volleyball team began practice, coach Tiffany Parker had a simple message for her team. “Some teams plateau early, and we were not going to allow ourselves to do that,” Parker said. “Our seniors really set the tone everyday.”
Footloose Chieftains: Tonganoxie cross country qualifies both teams for state for 1st time in a decade
October 24, 2016
Tonganoxie High coach John Tollefson is no stranger to taking runners to the 4A state meet. However, the THS cross country team accomplished something that has never been done in Tollefson’s five years as coach. For the first time since 2006, the Chieftains qualified both the boys and girls cross country teams for the 4A state championships. The boys placed second as a team, and the girls placed third.
Tonganoxie football offense can’t get going in district shutout loss
October 24, 2016
During the second half of Friday night’s contest between Tonganoxie and Piper, head coach Al Troyer had a plea for his offensive line.