Bullpup wrestlers finish second in Colby Tournament

By Sports Editor Peter Holland Jr. COLBY—The McPherson High School boys wrestling team made quite an impression at the Colby Invitational over the weekend. Enough for the Bullpups to fight their way to the Championship round on Saturday. “We had a great tournament,” Head Coach Doug Kretzer said. “I’m really proud of the team and how we competed.  Great team effort.  Big win’s versus Wray Colorado and Colby.  Lost a heartbreaker against Dodge City.” The Bullpups ran through their team opponents from the Colorado and Nebraska area, finishing 6-1 in the tournament. However, the streak ended in the finals where

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Hot Shooting Lifts the Bulldogs Over Benedictine-Mesa

By McPherson College Athletics MESA, AZ.— The McPherson College men’s basketball team took a break from KCAC action to play two non-conference games down in Arizona. First up for the Bulldogs was a Saturday match-up against the Benedictine-Mesa Redhawks. The desert air seemed to be the cure for whatever was ailing the Bulldog shooters. They came out against the Redhawks and put up 95 points, hitting 34 of 78 shots from the floor, including 14 of 30 from deep. The offense was fueled by a solid night on the defensive end in which they turned the Redhawks over 16 times,

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