October 3, 2015

SHHS Broncos lose sub-state opener

Cold shooting proved to be the downfall for the Spring Hill High School Bronco boys varsity basketball team. The Bronco squad dropped a 67-48 decision against Paola High School in first round 4A sub-state action last week. “We got into foul trouble and struggled to score in the first half,” said SHHS Coach Wes Book. Continue Reading

Slow start sinks lady Broncos versus Paola

A slow start sunk the sub-state hopes of Spring Hill High School’s lady Bronco varsity basketball team. The Bronco team dropped a 50-23 decision to Paola High School last week in the 4A sub-state play. The loss ends the Bronco basketball season. Paola jumped to a 17-4 first quarter lead and never looked back en Continue Reading

Three Broncos place at state wrestling meet

Three Spring Hill High School Broncos brought back medals from the state 4A wrestling meet last weekend. Brandon Dofat lead the way with a second-place finish at 132 pounds. Caleb Volkman followed with a fourth-place finish in the 152-pound weight weekend, and Noah Nemer claimed sixth in the 106-pound weight division. Although they did not Continue Reading

4th-quarter Louisburg run sinks SHHS Broncos

The Louisburg High School lady Wildcats rallied for 18 fourth quarter points and handed the lady Broncos a disappointing 52-36 loss last week in Frontier League play. Early on, the Spring Hill High School girls basketball team made a game of it. The lady Broncos trailed just 25-20 at halftime, and held a 32-29 lead Continue Reading

New head coach prepares to takeover Bronco team

Jason Feeback will head the Spring Hill High School football team next year. As head coach, Feeback is tasked with continuing to grow the school’s program, including encouraging participation, overseeing the weights and conditioning program, and also building community support for the football program. A meet-and-greet with the new coach will be held later this Continue Reading

Lady Broncos turn back Eudora, 33-30

With a balanced scoring attack, the Spring Hill High School lady Broncos basketball team turned back Eudora High School last week. The Broncos edged out Eudora 33-30 in Frontier League action. Spring Hill jumped to an early 9-2 first quarter lead and went up 16-11 by halftime. The Broncos added 17 second half points and Continue Reading

Broncos take fifth place at SHHS invitational

A 58-49 win over Osawatomie High School gave the Spring Hill High School Broncos a fifth place finish in the annual Spring Hill Invitational basketball tournament last weekend. Spring Hill jumped to a 17-7 first quarter lead and held a 30-23 margin at intermission. The Broncos extended the lead to 43-38 at the end of Continue Reading

Hodge leads Broncos past Baldwin, 51-40

Danny Hodge fired in 24 points to lead the Spring Hill High School Broncos varsity boys basketball team to a 51-40 win against Baldwin High School last week. Spring Hill, 4-4, jumped to a 22-0 lead, and Baldwin did not score its first points until four minutes remained in the half. The Broncos held a Continue Reading

SH Broncos fall due by last-second basket

Blue Valley Southwest High School scored in the final seconds of the game to defeat the Spring Hill High School Bronco varsity boys 55-53 on Dec. 14. Southwest’s final score with just 11 seconds remaining spelled doom for the Bronco squad in the non-conference game. Spring Hill had one last chance in the closing seconds, Continue Reading

Lady Broncos lose at Paola

Falling behind 24-8 after one quarter, the Spring Hill High School lady Bronco varsity basketball team dropped a 65-20 decision at Paola High School on Dec. 19. Despite the loss, Spring Hill got six points from Tessa Davids and four points from Savannah Leaton and Jamie Hoffman. Sydney Weaver, Anna Duncan and Hailey Hitchens had Continue Reading