Bullpups Take Care of Business Against Dodge City before facing Piper

Sports Editor Peter Holland Jr. It was nothing but a tune-up game for the McPherson High School boys basketball team. The Bullpups steamrolled Dodge City High School, 82-41, extending their winning streak to three and improve to 4-2 on the season. Dodge City’s first win has to wait. Five Bullpups reached double figures. It was a big night for McPherson’s reserves after dropping 37 bench points while the starters saw some limited minutes, knowing that they play the next day. Eli Pyle was lights out from behind the arc as he went 4 for 9 and earned a career-high 18

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Lady Pups shut down Dodge City at home

Sports Editor Peter Holland Jr. It’s safe to say, the McPherson High School girls basketball team has not missed a beat after its Christmas break. Before the Lady Pups make their trip to Kansas City on Saturday, they have to take care of business at home. The Lady Pups blew out Dodge City High School 51-30. The Bullpups shot 9 for 15 (60 percent) from the three-point line led by the shooting duo of Grace Pyle and Kassidy Beam. Beam, who was 4 or 6 from behind the arc, was the top scorer with 14 points. Pyle came three assists

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Thursday Bowling Scores From Starlite Lanes

Mac County League Starlite Lanes, 5-1 Midway Motors 2, 5-1 Midway Motors 1, 4-2 Mid Kansas Tool, 2-4 Luke’s Barber Shop, 2-4 Gran Diel, 0-6 High Games Brent Ouellette, 247 Mike Davis, 238 Clayton Ouellette, 222 High Series Mike Davis, 654 Brent Ouellette, 648 Clayton Ouellette, 622 Scratch League Peterson Farms, 238 K & S Oil, 280 Hometown Tire, 250 Dr. Voorman ENT, 267 1/2 Manville, 190 In The Family, 131 1/2 Eagle Bail Bonds, 97 1/2 High Games Pam Stiggins, 279 Lane Peterson, 267 Herb Halinski, 258 High Series  Carl Frazier, 972 Herb Halinski, 933 Jeremy Horton, 931  

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Thrash makes final recruiting review before college decision

Sports Editor Peter Holland Jr.  With the national signing period around the corner, Mason Thrash, McPherson High’s starting linebacker and wrestler is making a last-minute review in the recruiting process. First on his agenda is the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl. Thrash was selected to play at the All-American Bowl last summer.  The game will be held at the Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, where the Atlanta Falcons play on Jan. 13. Excited to have been selected to play in the @BlueGreyFB All-American bowl game, at Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta! pic.twitter.com/qsoCpekB4F — Mason Thrash (@thrash_mason) July 15, 2019   How

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Holiday Season in Mac Beats the Odds

During the holiday season folks are inundated with safe driving ads. It isn’t just winter weather or defensive driving authorities tout, it is the staggering statistics on driving under the influence. According to SafeAuto.com, compared to an average night on the weekend, from Dec. 31 through Jan 1, there are 71% more crashes with drugs or alcohol as a contributing factor.

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