Sports

THS soccer blanked by Miege in state quarterfinals
November 4, 2014
With Tonganoxie High already down two goals in the second half, an errant shot by Asher Huseman provoked a message from coach Brian Kroll on the sideline:
MHS football drops finale at Maur Hill
November 4, 2014
The McLouth High football team trailed by 13 points at halftime and couldn’t recover in a 26-13, season-ending loss to Maur Hill-Mount Academy on Friday in Atchison.
McLouth trio runs at 2A state cross country
November 4, 2014
Three McLouth High cross country runners represented the Bulldogs on Saturday at the Class 2A state meet at Wamego Country Club.
Girls cross country ties best-ever state finish
November 4, 2014
One week after ending a 24-year-old drought, the Tonganoxie High girls cross country team matched an even older milestone.
THS football closes season with loss to Bobcats
November 4, 2014
Each of the last two seasons, the Tonganoxie High football team left its annual rivalry game with Basehor-Linwood with a win and a year’s worth of bragging rights. This year, the Bobcats got the last laugh.
THS soccer edges KC Christian in 3OT thriller
Chieftains win third regional title in four years
October 31, 2014
Since the first day of practice, Tonganoxie High soccer coach Brian Kroll has preached the importance of composure. When Logan Williams got the ball in front of an empty goal on Tuesday, he stayed composed just long enough to tap it into the net.
Chieftains soccer rolls in regional opener
Kroll gets 50th win as THS head coach
October 28, 2014
The last time Tonganoxie High played host to Maur Hill-Mount Academy, a three-year starter reached a career milestone. In Tuesday’s rematch, it was the head coach’s turn.
Bulldogs’ playoff chances still alive
October 28, 2014
McLouth High’s potential road to the Class 3A playoffs has some interesting twists as the Bulldogs enter their final game of the regular season.
Three McLouth runners earn state bids
October 28, 2014
A trio of McLouth High runners will represent their school Saturday at the Class 2A state meet at Wamego Country Club.
THS soccer to host Maur Hill in regional opener
October 28, 2014
With a local Major League Baseball team having made its way to the World Series, Tonganoxie High soccer coach Brian Kroll didn’t have to look far to find motivation on the brink of his team’s regional competition.
THS volleyball can’t get going at sub-state
October 28, 2014
Tonganoxie knew what it was getting into when Basehor-Linwood cropped up as the team’s opening match for the Class 4A-I sub-state tournament. The Chieftains had seen their six-mile-apart rivals plenty of times; not only in this season, but in the past.
WAMEGO, HERE WE COME: THS girls headed to state after first regional title since 1990
Three THS boys qualify individually
October 28, 2014
Gas was $1.16 per gallon. George Bush (the first one) was in the White House. “Home Alone” and “Ghost” led the way at the box office. John Tollefson was still a year away from beginning a teaching career now of 23-plus years.
THS soccer closes regular season with win
October 24, 2014
The Tonganoxie High soccer team wrapped up its regular season schedule in winning fashion Thursday, handing Leavenworth-Immacuata an 8-0 loss on the road.
THS football suffers district loss at Piper
10:57 p.m., October 23, 2014 Updated 04:49 p.m.
For nearly 20 minutes of game time, the Tonganoxie High football team went blow-for-blow with offensive juggernaut Piper on the road. However, the heavyweight fight later evolved into a track meet, and the Chieftains couldn’t keep up.