February 12, 2016

SH Broncos blank Piper 1-0 in Soccer

A goal by Zach Barnum in the 34th minute of the first half was all the Spring Hill High School soccer team needed to post a 1-0 shutout over Piper High School last week. Barnum’s goal came off a Carver Gertsberger assist. Goalie Killian Beck provided the defensive shutout. “It was a total team effort,” Continue Reading

Bronco volleyball prepares for opener

Following four weeks of practice, the lady Bronco volleyball team begins the season August 29th. Veteran Head Coach Alicia Von Stein is working with 34 players and has experienced a good attitude in preseason practices. Providing leadership for a young team will be senior Megan Curry, senior Madi Miller, senior Dani Townley, Amanda Dickie and Continue Reading

Broncos host Paola in season opener

New head coach Jason Feeback will lead his Spring Hill Broncos in the September 4th home opener versus rival Paola. Feeback comes to Spring Hill from Pawnee Heights where his team recorded 4-5, and 7-2 marks. He also had a stint at Chanute. He recorded an 8-5 and 4-5 mark during his time there. Feeback Continue Reading

Bronco cross country team stacked for season

Coach Brent Smitheran welcomed a talented group to Spring Hill High School cross country practice Aug. 17 in preparation for a Sept. 3 Anderson County season opener. Makayla Kosberg, Andi Oursler and Taylor Mangels will lead the girls’ team. “We have a fairly young girls’ team this year, but we have excellent leaders in Makayla Continue Reading

All-state soccer team includes 3 lady Bronco players

Mikayla Smith led an impressive list of Spring Hill High School lady Broncos recently named to the Kansas State Girls All-State Soccer team. Smith earned first team honors while Sydney Shoemaker and Abigail Mikesell took second team awards. Smith led Class 1-4A in scoring with 30 goals, helping Spring Hill to a 13-6 record and Continue Reading

Smith medals at Sunflower State games

Jack Smith continues to excel on the senior track and field circuit. Smith, 57 of Spring Hill, brought back silver medals in the shot put and 400 meters from the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. He tossed the shot put 32-feet 8-inches and ran the 400 meters in 1 minute 28 seconds. He Continue Reading

Grann guides three SH recreation teams

It’s been a busy summer for Coach Michael Grann and his Spring Hill Recreation teams. Grann guided a 12-and-under boys baseball team, a 5-6 year old co-ed pitch team, and a 7-8 year-old girls softball team in the league. Grann’s 12-and-under boys team posted a 10-1 record in the Spring Hill league, which includes teams Continue Reading

Brenneman, Hanson earn Tri-Co track honors

Spring Hill’s Dylan Brenneman and Jonathan Hanson recently earned Tri County track Spotlight honors. Brenneman earned top honors in the 1600 and 3200 races. He placed fifth in the 1600 meters at state in 4:33.7 and also placed fifth in the 3200 meters in 9:58. Hanson took eighth in the high jump clearing 6’4.”

Sanderson earns All-State 4A honor

Spring Hill High School sophomore Sierra Sanderson was recently voted to the 4A All-State Softball Team as a catcher. Sanderson helped the Lady Broncos reach state for the first time since 2004. Spring Hill defeated Paola 7-2 to win the 4A Regional, but lost a heartbreaking 2-1 game to Baldwin in the first round of Continue Reading

SHHS’ Brown earns top pitching accolades

Posting a perfect 9-0 record, Spring Hill High School’s Sarah Brown was recently named Tri-County Spotlight Pitcher of the Year. She helped the Broncos earn the class 4A Regional title and the team’s first appearance in the state tournament since 2004. “Sarah was a huge part of our success this year,” said SHHS Coach Shelly Continue Reading