Sports

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.
Sokker Kamp starts Monday at THS
June 9, 2014
The Tonganoxie High Sokker Kamp will return for its fifth year next week on the high school campus.
New-look THS football team wraps up camp
June 6, 2014
As far as year-to-year turnover goes, the Tonganoxie High football team could likely rival anyone in the state this summer. With 18 players to graduation — many of them starters on both sides of the ball — the Chieftains will have quite a different look when the 2014 season kicks off.
Chieftain girls open new era under Hall
June 5, 2014
For the first time since 2002, the Tonganoxie High girls basketball program is under new leadership. But, for most of this year’s Chieftain squad, the changing of the guard doesn’t include an unfamiliar face.
Chieftains earn spring All-KVL honors
June 4, 2014
Another spring sports season is in the books in Tonganoxie, and several Chieftains’ efforts have resulted in recognitions from coaches of the very teams they faced.
Sandburg finishes second at state golf
June 3, 2014
Just two holes into his final high school golf tournament, Drew Sandburg could have given up.
McLouth’s Steffey makes 400-meter finals at state
May 31, 2014
McLouth High senior Kayla Steffey highlighted the Bulldogs’ first day of the state track and field meet, earning a spot in the 400-meter dash finals Friday at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium.
THS senior Johnson wins state triple jump title
Snyder third in shot put, Griffin fourth in high jump
03:05 p.m., May 30, 2014 Updated 10:18 p.m.
Two years after his first-ever high school track meet, Tonganoxie High senior Ben Johnson ended his career on the top step of the state awards podium.
THS baseball drops heartbreaker in state opener
02:14 p.m., May 30, 2014 Updated 08:49 p.m.
After a roller coaster ride of a seventh inning, the Tonganoxie High baseball team’s first state trip in 22 years came to a heartbreaking end Thursday.
MHS softball shifts focus to state tourney
May 28, 2014
With a pair of walk-off wins still fresh in their minds, members of the McLouth High softball team are ready to put their season on the line against some of the state’s best.
Chieftain baseball finalizes state preparation
May 28, 2014
After more than a week of preparation, the Tonganoxie High baseball team is finally ready to hit the road to its first state tournament in 22 years.
MHS tracksters make state cut
May 27, 2014
Several members of the McLouth High track and field team punched their state tickets Friday in a Class 2A regional at Herington.