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Hawks Put the Clamps on Tigers and Advance To District Title Game

Hawks Put the Clamps on Tigers and Advance To District Title Game Todd Gurnow The Festus Tigers were up against it Tuesday at Hillsboro High School.  Playing in the district semifinal game, the Tigers were on the road playing the host team, a team that had already beaten them twice.  They also had to decide

Lady Hawks’ Season Ends With First Round District Defeat to Pacific

Lady Hawks’ Season Ends With First Round District Defeat to Pacific Todd Gurnow In a season filled with more downs than ups, the Hillsboro varsity girls basketball season ended Saturday afternoon with a 56-27 loss to Pacific in the first round of the district tournament.  The contest, played at Hillsboro High School, was the first

Hillsboro Wrestlers and Coach Reflect on State Wrestling Experiences

Hillsboro Wrestlers and Coach Reflect on State Wrestling Experiences Todd Gurnow Almost a week after the Missouri state wrestling championships took place, Hillsboro head coach Matt Mitchell and his state participants have had a chance to look back on their experiences in Columbia.  Here are their thoughts, along with their hopes for the future. Joe

JV Hawks Girls Struggle at the End of Monday’s Game Against Seckman

JV Hawks Girls Struggle at the End of Monday’s Game Against Seckman Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro junior varsity girls basketball team kept Monday’s game against Seckman close until the final quarter.  Down by only five after three quarters, the Hawks couldn’t get the job done in the fourth and lost 53-34 at home to the

HHS Girls Varsity Improves in Second Game Against Seckman

HHS Girls Varsity Improves in Second Game Against Seckman  Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro girls varsity basketball season has been measured by increments of improvements rather than wins and losses this season.  Monday’s contest at home against the Seckman Jaguars was another example of that.  Back on January 21, the Hawks lost to Seckman 60-31.  On

Athlete of the Week (Feb. 10, 2019) — Dalton Litzsinger, Hillsboro wrestling

Athlete of the Week (Feb. 10, 2019) — Dalton Litzsinger, Hillsboro wrestling By Russell Korando In the Class 3 District 1 championship at 120 pounds, Litzsinger won an 11-0 major decision against North County sophomore Jonathon Coroama. Litzsinger was the only freshman at the district in Farmington to win a title. All of the District

Hillsboro Wrestling Team Totals 27 Points at State for 25th Place Finish

Hillsboro Wrestling Team Totals 27 Points at State for 25th Place Finish 1 day ago Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro Hawks wrestling program did quite well at the three-day state tournament at the University of Missouri-Columbia.  The team finished in 25th place with 27 points, but it was really all about the athletes who qualified for this