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Concussions in Football

Jalynn Montford, staff
December 4, 2015
Filed under Football, Sports

   Recent research has showed that high school sports players have a higher chance of getting a concussion than even college sports players. Concussions don’t only affect the player, it affects the people around them, such as friends and family. What is a concussion   A concussion is a ty...

Wrestling is Ready to Spiral Ride into the Season

Zaida Chapman, Journalism 1 Student
November 23, 2015
Filed under Sports, Wrestling

November 30, 2015 will be the opening preview of the winter sports ahead of us. Come out at 5:30pm at the high school, to get your Bullpup wrestlers rowdy for the season that lies ahead of them! It’s going to be a night filled with cold weather and a lot of excitement! There are three state qua...

Royals Win the World Series

Kallie Jost, Journalism 1 Student
November 6, 2015
Filed under News, Sports

The Kansas City Royals baseball team took four huge wins throughout the past week that will for sure go down in history. They have done good enough this year to make it to the World Series Championship. In the championship, the royals played against the New York Mets. The record of the games were...

Serving Up a Season

Savannah Thode, Journalism 1 Student
November 6, 2015
Filed under Sports, Volleyball

This week McPherson High School varsity girls have made quite an effort. They worked very hard and finished second place in runner up in the KSHSAA State Tournament.   The team came home with as much pride as with all of their supporters. They definitely made it a great team effort to make their coaches...

Soccer Finalizes Their Season

Soccer Finalizes Their Season

Zaida Chapman, Journalism 1 Student
November 5, 2015
Filed under Soccer, Sports

The soccer boys wrapped up their season against Trinity on their home turf. October 29, 2015 was the last day the boys had the opportunity to play with their fellow mates. The game ended 2-1. Trinity snuck 2 goals past our varsity keeper, Sam Minnick. Patrick Munsey, who still has another year to pla...

State Tournaments

Heidi Myers, Newspaper
October 27, 2015
Filed under Sports

With October coming to an end and November approaching, fall sports are beginning to feel the pressure of KHSAA State Championship Tournaments. McPherson High School falls into the class 4A. Our fall sports at the high school include Football, Boys Soccer, Girls Tennis, Volleyball, and Cross Country. The...

Soccer Saved The Last Goal Until The Last Minute

Soccer Saved The Last Goal Until The Last Minute

Zaida Chapman, Journalism 1 Student
October 21, 2015
Filed under Soccer, Sports

(Photo courtesy of Heidi Myers) McPherson high school soccer battled it out, on their home field, against Valley Center. Winning with a score of 3-2.  The match was played on October 15, 2015. While maintaining good sportsmanship, both teams didn’t stop playing hard until the final whistle. “We...

Football Rack Up Yards Against Winfield

Zaida Chapman, Journalism 1 Student
October 14, 2015
Filed under Football, Sports

This week the McPherson High School football team suited up for a game at Winfield. Considering the fact that they got the win from El Dorado this previous week they were comfortable and well prepared to play at Winfield. The first week of October they beat El Dorado 28-8. This week, they also gave it...

Sports Pictures Gallery

Heidi Myers
October 7, 2015
Filed under School Photographs, Sports

Check out our great sports pictures!  

AVCTL League Champions!

AVCTL League Champions!

Heidi Myers, Staff Writer
October 7, 2015
Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Ark Valley Chisholm Trail League Division II-IV Tennis Championships started here in McPherson on October 5th. With the day lasting almost 12 hours, the meet proved that the girls can persevere through almost anything. The meet began late and put the first round single matches on courts but shortly a...

Soccer Boys Victory Against Hutchinson

Soccer Boys Victory Against Hutchinson

Zaida Chapman and Heidi Myers
September 30, 2015
Filed under Soccer, Sports

MHS soccer boys hosted a game against Hutchinson on September 24th, 2015. Previously, they beat Augusta with a final score of 4-1. The boys have a few difficulties that they intend on improving throughout the season. “We had some problems out on the field like not talking to each other. Yeste...

Football Takes a Hit

Football Takes a Hit

Zaida Chapman, Journalism 1 Student
September 23, 2015
Filed under Football, Sports

(Photos courtesy of Sydney Mossman) Here are the Football Highlights of Andale ! Go check out our hardworking boys! The bullpups had just come off a win from Salina South. Everyone kept up the energy competitiveness for that game. On the 11th of September, our MHS football boys took on Andale...

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