Sports

McLouth basketball to host golf tourney
August 26, 2014
The McLouth High boys basketball team will host is annual golf tournament at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at Village Greens Golf Course in Ozawkie.
Armed with more experience, THS volleyball aims to improve
August 26, 2014
With six seniors gone to graduation, it would be easy to assume the Tonganoxie High volleyball team is in for a dreaded rebuilding year in 2014. But, despite such a large roster overhaul, nothing could be further from the truth.
Chieftain soccer full of young veterans
August 26, 2014
When the Tonganoxie High boys soccer team takes the field later this week, it will do so without eight members of last year’s senior class. However, this year’s squad will feature a more experienced unit than it did a year go.
Chieftain football opens with traditional 12:01 practice
August 20, 2014
Tonganoxie High players have already spent months honing their skills, but early Monday morning, it finally became official. Football season is upon us.
Loaded with experience, THS runners eye state berths
August 19, 2014
After falling just one spot short of a state bid last October, the Tonganoxie High girls cross country team is determined to make sure its 2014 season ends in Wamego.
Players to watch: Kaw Valley League
August 13, 2014
As the start of fall sports practices continues to draw closer, football fever continues to build across the state of Kansas.
THS soccer hosts alumni game
August 11, 2014
A family reunion of sorts took place Saturday at Tonganoxie High, as 34 Chieftain soccer alumni returned to the high school field for a preseason scrimmage.
Concussion testing Thursday at THS
August 11, 2014
Lawrence Memorial Hospital will offer imPACT concussion testing for fall Tonganoxie High athletes Thursday in the high school tech building.
Alumni soccer game Saturday
August 7, 2014
The Tonganoxie High boys soccer alumni game is set for 6 p.m. Saturday at the high school field. Coach Brian Kroll said grads should arrive by 5 p.m. to get acquainted and set up teams.
Longtime THS track coaches adapt to “retirement”
August 5, 2014
Even a year after his departure from Tonganoxie High, Bill Shaw’s name is still synonymous with the girls track and field team. After all, as far as history goes, he practically wrote the book.
Campbell wins medal at AAU Junior Olympics
August 5, 2014
Emma Campbell accomplished multiple personal goals during the weekend, improving two event times and earning an individual medal at the Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympics.
Former coaches, educators remember Lobb’s impact in Tonganoxie
July 29, 2014
Ask those who knew Phil Lobb about his long tenure in Tonganoxie, and they’ll all tell you the same thing: He truly cared.Ask those who knew Phil Lobb about his long tenure in Tonganoxie, and they’ll all tell you the same thing: He truly cared.
THS grads play in Kansas Amateur
July 29, 2014
Former Tonganoxie High golfers Colby Yates and Drew Sandburg were in action last week and this week at the 104th Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club.
Snyder, McAferty suit up for Shrine Bowl
July 29, 2014
A pair of local football standouts weren’t able to lead the East team to a Kansas Shrine Bowl win Saturday in Pittsburg, but still got the chance to strap on their helmets for a charitable cause.
Sporting KC blood drive is Tuesday in KCK
July 24, 2014
Sporting Kansas City, the Victory Project and the American Red Cross are teaming up for a blood drive Tuesday at Sporting Park.

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