Abilene Cowboys clinch NCKL title with dominant win over Chapman Irish
Despite one game remaining, the Abilene Cowboys clinched the outright NCKL title on Tuesday night with a dominating 72-36 victory over the visiting Chapman Irish. It was relatively speaking a complete game for Abilene as an intense defense, and a balanced offensive scoring attack propelled the Cowboys to the running clock victory.
Balanced scoring leads Lady Irish to 59-47 victory over Cowgirls
The visiting Chapman Lady Irish used a balanced scoring attack led by senior Elyssa Frieze’s game high 22 points to win over the Abilene Cowgirls 59-47. Also contributing and scoring in double figures were Keira Jones with 16 points, and Ava Locke with 12 points. Abilene would grab an...
Two events help secure Father Kapaun’s legacy
Father Emil Kapaun’s legacy was cemented a little deeper by two recent events. On Feb 14, which was also Ash Wednesday, legislation moved out of the Committee on State and Federal Affairs directing the capitol preservation committee to approve plans for a memorial honoring Emil Joseph Kapaun. In January, the Herington Army Airfield Chapel, where Kapaun served as an auxiliary chaplain during World War II, has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Regional Champs!!! Cowboy Wrestlers send Eight to State
The Abilene Cowboys wrestling team made a long trip out west to the Colby 4ARegional Tournament well worth it, as they claimed their second consecutive team regional wrestling championship. It was a total team effort in doing so, as every Abilene wrestler contributed by winning at least one match. Highlighting...
Major changes to State Wrestling format
Kansas State High School Activities Association has announced major changes for State Wrestling Tournaments this year. There will only be two State Tournament sites in 2024 with Class 5A and 6A boys and girls at Hartman Arena in Park City and 4A boys, 4-1A girls and 3-2-1A boys all happening at Tony’s Pizza Events Center in Salina.
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