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Freshman Hawks Go 4-0 in Duals in Freshman Tournament at Kirkwood

Freshman Hawks Go 4-0 in Duals in Freshman Tournament at Kirkwood Todd Gurnow Photo Courtesy of Hillsboro Wrestling The Hillsboro wrestling program participated in an all-freshman dual tournament at Kirkwood on Saturday.  All the young Hawks did was go 4-0 and bring home the tournament title.  This was the first lower level tournament of the

Hillsboro Lady Grapplers Earn Five Medals at John Burroughs Tournament

Hillsboro Lady Grapplers Earn Five Medals at John Burroughs Tournament  Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro wrestling program sent five girls to the John Burroughs Girls Wrestling Tournament on Friday and Saturday.  Those girls returned with five medals, a great deal of respect, and experience that will benefit each one of them down the road. “All the

HHS Varsity Girls Show Improvement in Final Two Fountain City Classic Games

HHS Varsity Girls Show Improvement in Final Two Fountain City Classic Games Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro girls varsity basketball team went 0-3 at the Fountain City Classic held at DeSoto High School this past week.  In the final two games, the Hawks showed a lot of improvement as the young team continues to gel. “Both

Hawks Take Third Place Plaque at Fountain City Classic

Hawks Take Third Place Plaque at Fountain City Classic Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro boys varsity basketball team defeated Duchesne, 63-42, Saturday to take third place at the Fountain City Classic at DeSoto High School.  Friday, the Hawks took their first loss of the season, losing to eventual tournament runner-up, Rockwood Summit, 59-53. Saturday’s victory featured

HHS Freshman Hawks Squeak Out a Win Against Windsor

HHS Freshman Hawks Squeak Out a Win Against Windsor Todd Gurnow In a low scoring affair at the Doe Run Tournament, the Hillsboro girls freshman basketball team edged Windsor, 28-26, Thursday night in Herculaneum.  The Hawks, fielding an all-freshman squad, were playing its third game in three days. According to coach Ollie Matlock, the back-to-back-to-back

Hillsboro Boys JV Takes Care of DeSoto; Goes 2-1 at Fox Tournament

Hillsboro Boys JV Takes Care of DeSoto; Goes 2-1 at Fox Tournament Todd Gurnow After losing to Mehlville by 24 points on Wednesday, the Hillsboro boys junior varsity basketball team probably did a little soul searching before its game Thursday against DeSoto.  The Hawks came up with some answers as they closed out the tournament

Hillsboro Wrestlers Dominate in Home Opening Duals

Hillsboro Wrestlers Dominate in Home Opening Duals Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro Hawks boys varsity wrestling squad handled Affton and Herky Wednesday as the team opened its home schedule.  The Hawks beat both opponents by almost identical scores.  They defeated Affton, 71-6, while taking down Herky, 72-6. “These were two good wins for the program tonight,”

HHS Freshman Girls Lose to North County at Doe Run Tournament

HHS Freshman Girls Lose to North County at Doe Run Tournament Todd Gurnow The Hillsboro Hawks are trotting out their girls freshman basketball team at this week’s Doe Run JV Tournament.  The girls are holding their own.  Wednesday, they lost to North County, 33-20. “The girls played hard all night and fought throughout the game,”

HHS JV Boys Lose to Mehlville as Offense Escapes Them

HHS JV Boys Lose to Mehlville as Offense Escapes Them  Todd Gurnow Hillsboro boys junior varsity coach Brian Sucharski simply had this to say after Wednesday’s game against Mehlville…”There’s not much to say about this one.  We’ll get back at it tomorrow.”  That’s because he had watched the Hawks get shutout in the second quarter

HHS Freshman Boys Rebound to Beat Windsor, 43-33

HHS Freshman Boys Rebound to Beat Windsor, 43-33 Todd Gurnow A day after losing to Northwest, the Hillsboro boys freshman basketball team came back on Tuesday to defeat Windsor, 43-33 in a consolation semifinal game of the Seckman Freshman Tournament.  The Hawks will now play for fifth place on Thursday. The young Hawks came out