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MHS Sports Cancelled Due to Weather

MHS Sports Cancelled Due to Weather

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports Editor

January 13, 2020

All McPherson events were canceled due to weather on Friday, January 11. All sports are undecided for rescheduling. Road conditions are getting worse. People had to scrap their cars after school Friday due to ice.  Sports that were canceled are freshman girls and boys basketball, JV and Varsity b...

Takin’ It To The Mat

Takin’ It To The Mat

Ava Howard

December 17, 2019

Wrestling is a very competitive sport here at McPherson High, and is also one of the most dangerous. You can pull a tendon or hamstring, break an arm or leg or even get a black eye.  Jonah Clarke wrestles against the odds of getting hurt. Jonah Clarke, a senior wrestler at MHS is continuing his 13th y...

MHS Girl Wrestlers had an Immeasurable First Meet

Ella Buschbom

December 17, 2019

With winter here we have sport seasons coming back and even new sports too! For the first time this year we are having girls wrestling apart from the boys, so the girls have it for their own and not just as a boy sport. Girls have been wrestling for four years but it all started when Mya Kretzer wanted...

JV Girls Basketball Dominate First Game Against Trojans

JV Girls Basketball Dominate First Game Against Trojans

Macyn Ward, Staff Writer

December 17, 2019

The McPherson High Girls Junior Varsity basketball team won their first game of the season against Andover, which took place on Friday, December 6 in the MHS Auxiliary Gym. The girls have been preparing since the beginning of the season by holding practices after school every day of the week and on Sa...

Bullpups Hit a Bump in the Winning Streak Against Andover Central

Bullpups Hit a Bump in the Winning Streak Against Andover Central

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports Editor

November 25, 2019

McPherson High School football boys tied the school record for wins in a season with 11. Bullpups had semifinals on Friday, November 22nd against the Jaguars in class 4A and fought hard but suffered a loss, the game ended 0-7 Jags. For the third year in a row, Bullpups have made it to the semifinals...

Bullpups Could Be On Their Way to State

Bullpups Could Be On Their Way to State

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports Editor

November 22, 2019

Will the Bullpups be making history tonight when they take the field against Andover Central? With a win, they will punch a ticket for the first time ever in the 4A state finals in Topeka on Saturday, November 30. Tonight’s game will kick off at McPherson Stadium at 7 pm. The student sections ...

Cassandra ‘Cassie’ Cooks, Dedicated to Family and Sports.

Cassandra ‘Cassie’ Cooks, Dedicated to Family and Sports.

Courtney Huber, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

MHS senior Cassie Cooks, one of the best players on the volleyball team. She has a lot of achievements and is very friendly and big on family. Being on any team is like having an extended family.        1   - What was one of the highlights of playing volleyball in high school?  It bui...

MHS Football Team, The Season to Win

MHS Football Team, The Season to Win

Maleiah Ewert, managing editor

November 18, 2019

It’s no secret that our MHS football team has been on a roll.  The stands have been packed full as the football team continues to be on a winning streak. Coach Pavlovich said, “Our work ethic over the course of the last several years has been great.  Those that are committed to each other work ye...

Senior Wrestler Rhett Edmonson at MHS

Senior Wrestler Rhett Edmonson at MHS

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports Editor

November 16, 2019

How long have you been wrestling? 15 years  How did you get started doing wrestling? My dad wrestled all his life so I was destined to wrestle and when I turned of age to join a club to wrestle for. He signed me up and got me involved. How has wrestling changed your life? Wrestling has cha...

McPherson Won Against Their Biggest Competitor

McPherson Won Against Their Biggest Competitor

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports Editor

October 6, 2019

McPherson High school football won against their biggest competitor, Buhler High School, on Friday at the McPherson College fields. MHS beat Buhler 21-14. McPherson is now 5-0 and is the only undefeated team in 4A West.  Pups print class, at McPherson high school sold shirts Thursday for all the...

Should MHS Add Another Sport to the Athletic Program?

Should MHS Add Another Sport to the Athletic Program?

Macyn Ward, Staff Writer

September 30, 2019

School sports have been a part of American culture for almost as long as American schools have been around. In the 1880s, high school sports for boys included baseball, football, and track and field. In 1972, Title ΙX was introduced, which required schools to provide boys and girls with equal opportunit...

McPherson Bullpups wow the crowd beating El Dorado 55-16 for the second Bullpup Home Game

McPherson Bullpups wow the crowd beating El Dorado 55-16 for the second Bullpup Home Game

Katelyn Mintzer, Sports editor

September 26, 2019

MHS football had another win at the McPherson college stadium, 55-16 against El Dorado on Friday. The Bullpups now have a record of 3-0 and hope to continue that at their next game on Friday, Sept. 27 at Abilene, Ks.  It was also the Little Pups Cheer and Dance night at half time and the theme this ...

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