News for 2/27/2019

Regional Champs! The Lady Longhorns will move on to Sub-State play after a decisive 57-23 win over Osborne in the championship game at regionals played in Hill City on Sunday, February 24. The Class 1A Sub-State Tournament will be played at Wakeeney-Trego Community High School. The girls are scheduled to play this Thursday, February 28, versus Otis Bison at 6:00pm. Congrats to the ladies and their coaches on your regional Championship and Good Luck at Sub-State! Back (l-r): Coach Darren Grauerholz, Iva Rust, Matilyn Riley, Maycee Westbrook, Saige Kirchhoff, Jadeyn Bice, Raini Hrabe, Mariana Escobar, Susana Torres, Jordyn Vales, Asst. Coach Chris Kirchhoff. Front (l-r): Raegan Boden, Madelyn

News for 2/20/2019

(l-r) Denny, Fran, Darold, Joyce, Gretchen, and “Nicki” Xinopoulos Grauerholz’ Attends Lions Rally Darold and Joyce Grauerholz attended the Kansas Lions Mid-Winter Rally in Manhattan, KS on January 25-27. Pictured are Denny and Fran Smith, Ulysses; Darold and Joyce Grauerholz, Kensington; Gretchen and “Nick” Xinopoulos, Brownsburg, Indiana. Mr. Xinopoulos came from humble beginnings, growing up in a one room home in rural Greece. He has received numerous awards with Lions and various other associations. He now serves as International Director of Lions Club International. Lions currently have a worldwide membership of 1.5 million. Alumni of Kensington and Thunder Ridge If you are a graduate o

News for 2/13/19

TR School News Thunder Ridge high school students, along with other students from Northern Plains League, participated in the NPL band clinic at Rock Hills in Mankato, Ks on Monday, February 4. Approximately 170 band students rehearsed all day and performed a concert in the evening. TR Band students included: Flute- Jadeyn Bice, TyLynn Blank, Casandra Gibson, Iva Rust; Clarinet- Abby Hardacre, Maggie Nech, Destiny Shook; Bass Clarinet- Matti Riley; Alto Sax- Britt Bauman, JaCea Reece, Kylie Reimer; Tenor Sax- Jaden Stauffer; Bari Sax- Leah Bienhoff; Trumpet- Olin Brown, Jonathan Ferguson, Owen Hrabe, Leland McGuire, Kyler Seeman, Mariah Stauffer; Horn- Brice Hendryx, Cameron Hendryx, Barito

News for 2/6/2019

TRMS Teams Named PTL Tournament Champs! Congratulations to both the girls and boys teams and their coaches for an awesome season and being named PTL Tournament Champions this past weekend in Osborne. The tournament standing came down to both Thunder Ridge boys and girls facing the Osborne boys and girls teams for the championship. The games were close and very competitive, but the Longhorns came out on top. The TR boys held an undefeated season record while the girls went 12 wins and 3 loses. Back row (l-r): Coach Lance Nelson, Trinity Coomes, Allison Rhea, Teaghan Hendryx, Starla Cochrun, Toree Slavik, Sydni Rust, Alexis Holling, Asst Coach Amy Abbott. Front row (l-r): Kamryn Rietzke, Madi