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MHS Wrestling

Bailey Yarborough

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

The McPherson High School wrestling team is coming into the 2017 - 18 season strong with many returning seniors. The whole team is excited to be back and feeling confident with the number of new and veteran wrestlers. Over 50 students will be on this 4A ranked team consisting of a 18 total girls’ team. "I...

Megan Grieb, Photographer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

NFL Kneeling Controversy

Kaylea Herrman

September 29, 2017


Filed under Football, Opinion, Sports

There has been a lot of controversy lately over protesting during the National Anthem.  President Donald Trump has gotten involved and may people didn't like what he had to say.  President tweeted: “The NFL has all sorts of rules and regulations. The only way out for them is to set a rule that you...

McPherson High School Freshman Volleyball

McPherson High School Freshman Volleyball

Kaylea Herrman

September 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Freshman volleyball team has been doing great so far in the new school year of 2017-2018 with eleven games won and only five games lost.  A great game they had was on the 7th of this month, where they won 5 to 0 defeating their opponent.  Coach Danica Fitzmorris and the team are currently prepping for their...

JV Soccer Game Against Winfield

Marcel Horstkamp

September 25, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Uncategorized

The JV team met on the 12th of September at 5pm at the college stadium to face the team of Winfield. At 5:30pm the first fans and families arrived, however the Winfield team bus has a problem and they have to wait for a new bus. So the team had one hour more to get warmed up and improve.   ...

No Pain! No Gain!

Megan Lulloff

September 22, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The High School Freshman girls went 1-1 on the night of September 21 against Circle and Mulvane at Circle High School. They lost their first match in 3 sets against Circle who they have won against already this season but they pulled out a tight win against Mulvane in 3 sets for the second time for th...

MHS Hi-Steppers kick off their season

Maleiah ewert

September 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

The MHS Hi-Steppers team has kicked off their 2017 season with a brand new dance at the Fall sports preview.   On September 1st, the MHS Hi-Stepper team was on KWCH 12 news live. They interviewed Kelsey Wilson, one of the team captains about what's one key thing about dance and you can watch that interv...

Order on the Court

Order on the Court

CeAnna Allen

September 22, 2017


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The McPherson girls tennis team is already making some noise in the season being this early. Mac took home 2nd as a team at their first meet in Hesston. Senior, Maisie Edmondson, took away 1st place playing no. 1 singles. The no. 1 doubles team of sophomore, Taylor Bruce and Junior, Ashley Achilles ca...

MHS XC Meet at Buhler

Kyla Hagemann

September 21, 2017


Filed under Cross-Country, Sports

The Cross Country season is on a roll, there are many strong seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshmen. Both JV and Varsity performed very strong at Buhler, even on a rough course. Leading the JV team was Mya Kretzer, junior, finishing third with a time of 26:02, not far behind, Hannah Dossett,junior,...

Relaxer Week

Bailey Yarborough

September 18, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

Another day of Friday night lights and McPherson Bullpups finished with a home win of 38-14 against Winfield Vikings. Though the Vikings did score, unlike the past 3 games, McPherson was in control of the game and did not let back. Our defense is ready “to eat”. That’s what they would say when...

MHS Volleyball is Dressed to Impress

Megan Lulloff

September 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

A popular tradition for most athletes is to dress up for home games. The McPherson High School girls came to school representing that tradition ready and dressed for success for their first home game of the season on August 29th. One of the core values used throughout the day was confidence and it was ...

MHS Girls Varsity Places 1st at Home

CeAnna Allen

September 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Tennis

  Gorgeous weather set the scene for this great day of tennis on August 31st.  After placing second in the previous meet in Hesston, the McPherson girls varsity tennis team played home for their second meet of the year and came away with first place as a team, outscoring six other teams. ...

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