Sports

Tonganoxie girls lose to hot-shooting Basehor-Linwood
December 21, 2014
Basehor-Linwood and Tonganoxie each entered Thursday night’s game looking for its first victory of the season and momentum heading into the holiday break after playing many of the best teams in Class 4A. By the end of the night, it was the Lady Bobcats who gave themselves a much-needed boost by defeating Tonganoxie 56-28 in both teams’ final game of 2014.
Swedo’s hot shooting not enough as Basehor-Linwood beats Tonganoxie
December 21, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team put together a 23-8 third-quarter on the way to a 79-43 victory Thursday night against Tonganoxie. Tonganoxie senior Brady Swedo kept his team in the game in the first half, scoring 18 points, including four 3-pointers. He finished the game with 20 points and was the only Tonganoxie player to finish in double figures.
Multisport athletes: For the love of the game
December 10, 2014
The multisport athlete isn’t uncommon, but seeing one compete at a high level in all sports is an accomplishment.
Multisport Athletes: For the love of the game
November 28, 2014
When an athlete is making the transition from eighth to ninth grade, he or she usually has to make a choice on which sport to specialize in.
Nutter: Tonganoxie, it’s been a great ride
November 26, 2014
In December 2011, I drove into a small town I’d never heard of in northeast Kansas for my first day of work. In a few days, I’ll leave that same town, which I have truly come to love and call my home.
Lavieri: A proposal to KSHSAA
November 26, 2014
The way the postseason works in Kansas is a little confusing, and that is why I am offering my suggestions and recommendations to the Kansas High School Activities Association pro bono.
McLouth boys loaded with seniors in Graf’s 2nd year
November 24, 2014
With a full summer of work under their belts, a roster full of seniors and a coach no longer in his first year, the McLouth High boys hope the 2014-15 season will be one of new heights.
MHS girls hope to combat small roster with seasoned vets
November 24, 2014
When the McLouth High girls basketball team takes the court this season, it will do so with just 10 players on its roster. But, with four returning varsity players in her arsenal, coach Lindsey Graf hopes the Bulldogs can make up for their lack of numbers with experience and effort.
Reilly signs with K-State rowing team
November 21, 2014
Entering last summer, Tonganoxie High senior Grace Reilly was focused on continuing her soccer career at the collegiate level.
Huseman ranked No. 1 in state wrestling poll
November 18, 2014
Huseman will begin the season atop the state rankings, as he’s No. 1 at 152 pounds in the initial Class 4A poll, released earlier this month by the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association.
Chieftain wrestlers open first season under Starcher
November 18, 2014
As far as experience goes, the 2014-15 Tonganoxie High wrestling team might be a bit deceiving.
Tonganoxie boys will feature new faces in 2014-15
November 18, 2014
The Tonganoxie High boys might have a roster full of upperclassmen this winter, but as far as varsity experience goes, they’re are about as green as can be.
THS girls look for success on hardwood in Hall’s opening season
November 18, 2014
The David Hall era is officially underway at Tonganoxie High.
McLouth football players named to All-NEK team
November 14, 2014
Six McLouth High football players were named to this year’s All-Northeast Kansas League team, including a trio of first-team selections.