Emmitt Zuege slides safely into third base in the fourth inning of last week’s scrimmage with Cheylin, Kansas. (Johnson Publications photo)


Morel Jurado provided a couple of innings of relief in last week’s scrimmage with Cheylin, Kansas. Here, he hurls one to the plate under the watchful eye of Umpire Ryan Wisnieski. (Johnson Publications photo)


Cheylin’s C. Horner hopped over the diving tag from Imperial catcher Ryan Bernhardt and was called safe. (Johnson Publications photo)

Juniors edge Cheylin 9-7 in preseason scrimmage

    In a preseason scrimmage against the K18 Cougars of Cheylin, Kansas, Imperial’s Juniors put on an offensive show for the hometown crowd last Thursday.

Chase County’s 3200 meter relay team started off the state track meet in Friday’s afternoon session with a third place finish and bronze medals. The team, from left, Madison Brown, Kora Weiss, Mallie McNair and Sophie Spady, ran a PR under the 10-minute mark. (Johnson Publications photo)

Hoping for some good bend in the pole, Peyton Fiedler goes up in the pole vault Saturday en route to a fourth place finish. She competed in four state meet events, bringing home medals in all of them. (Johnson Publications photo)

In a field of 24 throwers, Allison Owings, above, and Andrea Page, below, went seventh and eighth, respectively, in the discus. Owings also competed in the shot put and won another medal in eighth place. (Johnson Publications photo)


Mallie McNair, right, is neck and neck with Isabella Hilger of Aquinas in the 400 meter dash finals Saturday. McNair finished fourth in the finals after breaking Chase County’s school record—a record she set last year—on Friday in her preliminary heat. (Johnson Publications photo)

All 10 Lady Longhorns medal at state; team finishes fourth

Chase County Coach Troy Hauxwell has always said just about everything has to go right, and with some luck, you can win a state track title.


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