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This Week in Sports: Dull and Cold at Carroll, so I’ll talk about the Pros

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Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

January 19, 2018

Welcome back to another cold week here in January. Not a whole lot has been going on this week in terms of Carroll sports, other than a triangular meet for bowling in which the boys junior varsity, girls varsity, and girls junior varsity all defeated Heights and North. The boys varsity defeated North,...

This Week in Sports: Bakers, Buzzer-Beaters, and More

Carroll boys bowling after receiving their first place medals last Saturday

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

January 12, 2018

Belated Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you all. I hope everyone had a good Christmas break and spent some quality time with their families. Quite a lot has happened in the sports world since the middle of December, and I've selected some of the more noteworthy stories from the last month or so. Bakers Excuse my bias, but I s...

BREAKING: Will Honas Signs with Nebraska-Lincoln

Will Honas was a forced to be reckoned with at Butler, and will look to do the same in the Big Ten

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

December 21, 2017

Today, Carroll alum and stand-out at Butler Community College Will Honas committed to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Honas graduated from Carroll in 2016 and received little attention his senior year due to an injury, however, he has made his presence felt for the Grizzlies. Rated as the top inside...

This Week in Sports: Aaron Boone and My Winter Preview

Aaron Boone, ALCS hero of 2003, is back with the Yankees as their new manager.

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

December 8, 2017

I'm back. After being too busy last week working on my feature for the print Flyer and Thanksgiving the week prior, I am back to writing a weekly blog. A lot has happened in the sports world since we last talked so I first would like to give a shoutout to the football team on winning state. Also, wi...

Gameday Preview: STATE Holy War vs. St. Thomas

Braden Howell will take the field one last time today.

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

November 25, 2017

Hope everyone was able to spend time with friends and family over the past week. But, today is all about football. That's right, Bishop Carroll went into the (literal) Lion's den last week in Goddard and won the prize of playing in the coveted final game of the year. Carroll's opponent is one that is...

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Joseph Rohleder, Sports Writer/Photographer

November 24, 2017

Week 13: St. Thomas Aquinas Saints It’s state week! Our goal is right in front of us but first, we have to battle it out with St. Thomas Aquinas. Aquinas has good size and primarily runs the ball; defensively they have a few weak spots that we will try and exploit. Since we are out of...

This Week in Sports: College Basketball is Back, Riggs on the Eagle, and Big Game Tonight

Captain Riggs Robben taking the field earlier this season

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

November 17, 2017

Congratulations, we've made it to Thanksgiving, which for me means family, food, and (the most entertaining) watching sports. I hope you all have a safe break and are able to spend time with your family and friends. College Basketball is Back Baby It's the most wonderful time of the year, and no...

Gameday Preview: Substate Showdown at the Lions

Action from last season's state semifinal game. Carroll will be at Goddard again tonight

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

November 17, 2017

No matter what happens tonight, this will be the last game in the Wichita metro area for the Eagles. That's right, the state semifinals are already here. In this winner-take-all game, the Eagles take on the Goddard Lions on the road. The game will be a battle of two of the best teams in the state led...

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Joseph Rohleder, Sports Writer/Photographer

November 15, 2017

It’s revenge time. Last year we were out matched by Goddard. This year should be a closer match-up. Everyone on the team has been working hard this week at practice. Like previous preparations we have been watching lots of film and at practices running our offense and defense against a scout team....

This Week in Sports: The mess known as college basketball, RIP Roy Halladay, and more

The Field of Dreams' newest pitcher.

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

November 10, 2017

First off, in honor of Veteran's Day, I would like to thank all the men and women who have served our country; without your service, we as a country would not have the freedoms that we do. College Basketball Mess I mentioned this in one of my columns earlier in the year, but in honor of college...

Gameday Preview: Playoff battle of the Eagles

Come out tonight, as this could be the senior's final game at home

Dillon Malone, Sports Editor

November 10, 2017

Another week and another playoff football game. This time the Golden Eagles take on the Eagles of Maize High. Both teams are coming off impressive blowout victories last week against two respectable City League teams in Kapaun and Heights. Maize's defense really turned some heads last week, shutting...

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Inside the Huddle with Joe Rohleder

Joseph Rohleder, Sports Writer/ Photographer

November 8, 2017

Week 11: Maize Eagles This week is the battle between the eagles and it should be a good match up. Maize, like us, lost to Derby earlier this season. We have been watching lots of film on Maize and we have found a weak spot in their defense which we will look to expose. Maize’s defense works fast...

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