Sports

Chieftain baseball returns key contributors from 2013
March 24, 2014
Fresh off a third-place finish in the Kaw Valley League — thanks to three wins in their last four league games — the Tonganoxie High baseball team has returned to the field for the upcoming season.
THS softball ready to build on recent success
March 21, 2014
One year ago, the Tonganoxie High softball team put together its first winning season since 2007. With four four-year varsity players on this year’s roster — two of them college signees — the 2014 Chieftains have their sights set on even bigger things in the coming months.
THS wrestlers earn academic recognitions
March 18, 2014
Three Tonganoxie High wrestling seniors recently saw their careers come to a close, but the accolades from their final season keep rolling in.
McAferty signs with Fort Scott CC
March 17, 2014
This summer, current McLouth High senior Nick McAferty will represent the Bulldog football team one more time in the Kansas Shrine Bowl. Not long after that, he’ll trade in his purple and gold for maroon and gray.
THS golfers battle for varsity spots
March 14, 2014
When the Tonganoxie High golf team hits the course this spring, it will do so with an almost entirely different look.
Four Chieftains earn All-KVL basketball nods
March 12, 2014
Four Tonganoxie High basketball players have been recognized by coaches of league opponents on the 2013-14 All-Kaw Valley League teams.
Chieftain boys start hot, but fall to BLHS in sub-state semis
March 7, 2014
The Tonganoxie High boys started the second half with a nine-point lead, but couldn’t find an answer for a late Basehor-Linwood surge in a 63-49 loss Friday in Class 4A-1 sub-state action at BLHS.
THS girls eliminated in sub-state opener
09:46 p.m., March 6, 2014 Updated 04:11 p.m.
The Tonganoxie High girls saw their season come to an end Thursday with a 63-47 loss to Piper in a Class 4A-1 sub-state semifinal game at Basehor-Linwood.
McLouth boys’ season ends at Troy
March 5, 2014
The McLouth High boys saw their season come to an end Tuesday with an 82-47 loss in sub-state quarterfinal action at Troy.
Three THS lifters win state titles
March 5, 2014
Last weekend, three Tonganoxie High seniors established themselves as the top Class 4A powerlifters in their respective weight classes.
MHS girls fall in sub-state opener
March 4, 2014
The McLouth High girls saw their season come to an end Monday with a 50-21 loss to Valley Falls in sub-state quarterfinal action at VFHS.
Walker to play for Red Devils
March 3, 2014
Last summer, Allen Community College saw Lainy Walker play just one doubleheader. As it turns out, that was all the Red Devils needed to see.
Three Chieftain wrestlers medal at state
05:23 p.m., March 1, 2014 Updated 05:03 p.m.
The Tonganoxie High wrestling team tied a school record with three individual medalists, including just the second runner-up in school history, Saturday at the Class 4A state tournament in Salina.
Huseman reaches state finals in Salina
February 28, 2014
When Class 4A state wrestling action resumes Saturday, Asher Huseman will have a chance to etch a previously unwritten chapter into the Tonganoxie High history books.