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JV Lady Hawks Gain Valuable Experience in Loss to Park Hills Central

JV Lady Hawks Gain Valuable Experience in Loss to Park Hills Central Todd Gurnow Despite a tough second quarter, the Hillsboro girls JV basketball team used its game against Park Hills Central as a learning tool.  With a few girls missing this game, a few others got the chance to step up in a 52-24

HHS Varsity Girls Fall Behind Early in Loss to Park Hills Central

HHS Varsity Girls Fall Behind Early in Loss to Park Hills Central  Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro girls varsity basketball team gave up 31 points in the first quarter, making any comeback hopes pretty dim in a 63-32 home loss to North County on Friday.  The Hawks are 1-6 on the season. “We had a rough

Freshman Hawks are 5-2 Heading into Break

Freshman Hawks are 5-2 Heading into Break Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro boys freshman basketball squad has had a good week.  Two victories over Pacific and North County have improved their season record to 5-2 heading into the new year. On Wednesday, the Hawks had three players in double figures in an easy 53-22 victory over

After Two-Week Break, Hillsboro JV Boys Win Close One at North County

After Two-Week Break, Hillsboro JV Boys Win Close One at North County Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro Hawks boys junior varsity basketball team started the season winning two of three in the Fox Tournament two weeks ago.  And then they waited…and waited…and waited…to get on the court and do something other than practice against themselves.  They

Hawks Varsity Boys Dismantle North County…One Three-Pointer at a Time

Hawks Varsity Boys Dismantle North County…One Three-Pointer at a Time Todd Gurnow If the Hillsboro Hawks boys varsity basketball team was suffering from cabin fever over the last few days with the snowy weather we’ve had, it sure didn’t show Thursday night at North County.  The team drained 14 three-pointers en route to a 79-48

Freshman Boys Take Two on Saturday as Hawks Improve to 3-2 on the Season

Freshman Boys Take Two on Saturday as Hawks Improve to 3-2 on the Season  Todd Gurnow Saturday was a good day for the freshman boys basketball from Hillsboro.  The team took two victories from round robin play at Kingston, and improved their record to 3-2 on the season. In the first game of the day,

Hillsboro Wrestling Shows Up Big at Wentzville Liberty Invitational

Hillsboro Wrestling Shows Up Big at Wentzville Liberty Invitational Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro wrestling program was very successful at Saturday’s Wentzville Liberty Invitational.  The varsity boys team finished in second place, the girls varsity took fifth, and the JV boys had every wrestler finish in the top four. “This tournament is a unique event,” head

Hillsboro Loses Steighorst Title in Overtime by One Point

Hillsboro Loses Steighorst Title in Overtime by One Point Todd Gurnow Saturday’s championship game of the Gene Steighorst Invitational had just about anything anybody could want…momentum shifts, excellent shooting, tenacious defense, enthusiastic fans, and overtime.  The only problem for the Hillsboro Hawks fans in attendance was the final score.  The Eureka Wildcats pulled out an

Hillsboro graduate finishes college football career

THE COUNTY LINE: Hillsboro graduate finishes college football career By Russell Korando Dec 5, 2019 Less than two weeks after playing his last football game at Quincy University, like many other college students, Sam Mock was back home for Thanksgiving. The day before, Mock, a Hillsboro resident, was already anticipating eating his mom’s twice-baked potatoes