Champlin 43rd at state tournament
PITTSBURG — Concordia High School junior Janae Champlin tied for 43rd in the 4A state golf tournament on Monday at the Crestwood Country Club.
Champlin shot a 52 on the front nine and followed that with a 56 on the back nine and finished with a 108.
Taryn Torgerson of Buhler won the tournament with a 78.
Topeka Hayden won the team title with a score of 374.
“I was very proud of how Janae finished her season,” said Concordia coach Emmet Rudolph, “ her last two rounds of golf were her most solid, consistent rounds she has played as a CHS golfer.”
CLASS 4A STATE TOURNAMENT
at Crestwood Country Club
Topeka Hayden 374, Goodland 388, Buhler 391, Winfield 403, Kansas City Piper 406, Larned 406, Andale 413, Anderson County 414, Labette County 417, Girard 426, Holton 436, Colby 448.
Top 10 Individuals
1. Torgerson, Buhler, 78; 2. Pool, Coffeyville, 79; 3. McNair, Girard, 81; 4. Miller, Holton, 85; 5. Gartner, Labette County, 86; 6. Rezac, Topeka Hayden, 87; 7. Pennington, Kansas City Piper, 88; 8. Krull, Spring Hill, 88; 9. Setter, Topeka Hayden, 89; 10. Rockers, Anderson County, 90.
COLBY —Clinging to a 21-18 lead on Colby with under three minutes to play, the Concordia Panthers were looking to run out the clock to secure a victory in the opening round of Class 4A-Division II District 7 play Friday night. Drake Hake, who had a huge night for Concordia,... [More]
MARYSVILE — Knocking off Sabetha in three sets, the Concordia Panthers placed third in the Marysville Invitational volleyball tournament on Saturday. Concordia went 3-1 in pool play, lost to Nemaha Central in the semifinals and then beat Sabetha 10-25, 25-22, 25-12 in the... [More]
"We are here today because more than 2.5 billion people live in poverty." This was emcee Toby Nosker's opening sentence when he addressed the crowd at Thursday evening's Hunger Banquet at the Valley Rental Center in Concordia. Approximately 70 people attended the... [More]
Moving forward on the Broadway Plaza project, the Concordia city commission approved a design proposal with BBN Architects, Inc. during its meeting Wednesday night. BBN Architects will provide the city with a final design and construction administration of the proposed... [More]
The premiere showing in Concordia of a documentary about the life and writings of former Blade-Empire columnist Marion Ellet will be on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Cook Theatre at Cloud County Community College. The documentary was written and narrated by Thomas... [More]
Our Marion Ellet was given star treatment in Kansas City last night. She is the subject of Tom Nelson's new documentary, "The Story of Marion Ellet," which was part of the Kansas City International Film Festival. It was attended by a hand- ful of former Concordians,... [More]
Life's little instructions . . . Sometimes the right ideas for another column fail to appear, except with reasons why they shouldn't be attempted. That's when fingers go wandering over the keys and the mind follows. A photograph in one book reveals a smiling fellow, casually... [More]