Sports

Sandburg signs with Washburn golf program
June 30, 2014
Drew Sandburg has known his college destination for quite some time, but until recently, his future as a golfer remained in question. Last month, that question finally was answered.
Sokker Kamp wraps up fifth year
June 23, 2014
The fifth installment of the annual Tonganoxie High “Sokker Kamp” is in the books.
Starcher takes over THS wrestling program
June 23, 2014
Since first stepping on the mat as a freshman in 2001, Ross Starcher has made a lasting impact on the Tonganoxie High wrestling program in the circle, as well as on the sideline. Now, the former Chieftain standout will have a chance to make his mark as the head coach.
Tidal Waves win home finale, shift focus to prelims
June 23, 2014
The Tongie Tidal Waves swim team wrapped up the home portion of its schedule in victorious fashion Friday, winning a triangular with Bonner Springs and Eudora at Tonganoxie Water Park.
Snyder represents THS in all-star football game
June 20, 2014
After helping the Tonganoxie High football team to its best two-year run in recent memory, Cody Snyder got the chance to represent the Chieftains among the state’s best.
K-7 baseball gets first win at Basehor
June 19, 2014
Tonganoxie had Basehor-Linwood’s number throughout the 2014 high school baseball season, going a perfect 4-0 against its Kaw Valley League rival. The towns’ respective summer teams met Wednesday at BLHS, and once again, fortune was on the side of the team in red.
Sky Zone to host dodgeball tournament
June 18, 2014
Sky Zone in Shawnee is hosting a regional qualifying dodgeball tournament for Ultimate Dodgeball on June 26.
Veteran THS volleyball team finishes camp
June 17, 2014
With six players gone to graduation, it would be easy to label the upcoming Tonganoxie High volleyball season as a rebuilding year. Even with the mass exodus, though, the Chieftains return one of their most experienced rosters in recent memory.
Tidal Waves edged by Piper
June 16, 2014
The Tongie Tidal Waves came up just short of a victory in their second meet of the season, but according to coach Janet Falk, improvements could be found up and down the roster.
McLouth trio earns All-State softball honors
June 16, 2014
After leading McLouth High to its first state softball appearance in three years, a trio of Bulldogs have been recognized among the top talent in the state.
Serious swimmers sought for USA Swimming
June 13, 2014
Bonner Springs High swimming coach Preston Williams is bringing a highly competitive swim team to the area and is looking for serious swimmers.
THS boys basketball begins transition
June 12, 2014
Much like its counterpart on the football field, the 2014-15 Tonganoxie High boys basketball team will bear very little resemblance to the team it put on the floor a year ago.
Tidal Waves defeat Leavenworth in first meet of 2014
June 9, 2014
Armed with their largest roster in program history, the Tongie Tidal Waves swim team opened the 2014 season Friday in victorious fashion.
Yates wins Kansas Four-Ball
June 9, 2014
Colby Yates, a 2012 Tonganoxie High grad, won the Kansas Four-Ball match play championship Sunday at Alvamar Golf Course in Lawrence.