The High Life

McPherson High School Girls Wrestlers

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

May 6, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

McPherson girls wrestlers won state at their tournament Saturday, February 9th. More than 200 girls packed in to the MHS roundhouse from 80 different schools all coming to try and win state. The head coach of the girl wrestlers is Doug Kretzer, said “Our girls who are out for wrestling have deep...

Cody Stufflebean Got Interviewed By McPherson High Life Staff for His Sports Ability

Cody Stufflebean Got Interviewed By McPherson High Life Staff for His Sports Ability

Kkatelyn Mintzer, staff writer

April 23, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Katelyn Mintzer   High Life Staff interviewed student athlete Cody Stufflebean about the challenges and benefits of being an athlete.   What is your favorite sport?   Football   What do you find most challenging about High School? Being able to balance school wor...

McPherson High School Home Soccer Game

McPherson High School Home Soccer Game

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

April 15, 2019


Filed under Soccer, Sports

McPherson Bullpups won their soccer games against Augusta Tuesday, April 9 at 7:30. The game took place at McPherson College. McPherson Varsity stayed in the lead and held the score 10-0 and so did their Junior Varsity with an ending score 12-0. Varsity's record so far this season is 3-0 Junio...

McPherson Baseball Boys Lose To Our Rival

McPherson Baseball Boys Lose To Our Rival

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

  McPherson High School baseball boys had their big home game at the Grant Complex against Buhler Thursday, April 4th. Unfortunately JV and Varsity fell short of victory but both teams played hard. Varsity ended their first game with a score of 7-3 and their second game 8-0. Junior Varsity ended ...

McPherson High School Home Softball Game

McPherson High School Home Softball Game

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

April 1, 2019


Filed under Sports

McPherson High School Varsity softball team lost a double header Thursday, March 28 at the Grant Complex against Winfield. Sadly Junior Varsity got canceled due to injuries and lack of participants. McPherson was going hard in the bottom of the second inning when Ariana Potter hit two-run hom...

MHS Hi-Steppers Tryouts

MHS Hi-Steppers Tryouts

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019


Filed under Community Based, Local, Sports

  Next month, tryouts are being held for the MHS Hi-steppers. April 8th and 11th practice sessions will be from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Lincoln Elementary. The tryouts to make the team will then be held on April 13th from 9:00am to 12:00pm in the MHS auxiliary gym. The dancers trying out will learn a routine ...

McPherson High School Boys Basketball Game Invitational

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

January 26, 2019


Filed under Sports

McPherson high school boys' basketball invitational tournament took place Thursday, January 17th, Friday January 18th, and Saturday January 19th in the round house. Thursday, January 17th , the Bullpups won against Blue Valley West, 70-65.  Friday, January 18th, we won again against Shawnee Heig...

McPherson High School Wrestling

McPherson High School Wrestling

Kaylea Herrman, staff writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase, Sports

  With wrestling season here, the McPherson High School wrestlers are constantly training for their matches. The McPherson High school has a good reputation for wrestling and there is pressure on the wrestlers not to disappoint. Some students hope to earn a scholarship in the future and wrestling is ...

The McPherson Hi-steppers

The McPherson Hi-steppers

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

Hi-Steppers had their winter tryouts on Saturday November 10th from 9am to 12pm. They accepted two new additions to the team, Anya Collins and Nicole Winsky. The Hi-steppers coach has been coaching the team for three years. She choreographs most of their dances and chooses the team captains. Kallie J...

MHS Football Team Ends With A Bang

MHS Football Team Ends With A Bang

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

December 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

  McPherson High School football team finished the season 11-1 with their district record 8-0.  Some of their greatest highlights over the season were the games against Independence with a score of 71-13, Augusta with a score of 63-6, and Abilene with a score of 62-6.  Coach Harlin credits thi...

Ending the Soccer Season Strong

Ending the Soccer Season Strong

Hannah Wilson, journalist

November 7, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Uncategorized

Not a lot of people go to soccer games, they think that it is anticlimactic or is just running. Soccer is so much more than just running. You have lots of rules to follow and lots of plays to learn just like basketball or football. As any other sport there are tons of rules to soccer. Some could just be ...

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