Trinity Christian

Come-back attempt falls two runs short

class 1a region 1 softball tournaments Belle Schiermeyer’s home run in the sixth inning gives Trinity Christian new life, but Tigers see 2022 season come to an end in a 9-7 defeat to South O’Brien Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 0-1-0-0-1-3-2  7...

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Pitching change gives Westerners their momentum back

class 1a district 1 baseball tournaments Trinity Christian rallies to within one run in the top of the fifth, before a pitching change allows Akron-Westfield to rally for eight runs and later claim victory Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian  0-0-0-0-4-0-X ...

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Bats once again find holes

trinity christian softball Tigers rally for eight runs to back up another good performance on the mound in a victory over Harris-Lake Park Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Harris-Lake Park 0-0-0-0-4-0-0  4 Trinity Christian 2-3-0-3-0-0-0  8 Trinity Christian...

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Walks and hit batters main issues in defeat

trinity christian baseball Trinity Christian pitchers walk nine Harris-Lake Park batters and hit two in a 12-4 defeat Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Harris-Lake Park 3-2-0-4-0-3-0  12 Trinity Christian 2-0-1-0-0-0-1  4 Drew Poppema of Trinity Christian takes a...

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Mistakes cause early lead to evaporate

trinity christian baseball Trinity Christian rallies for a 3-2 lead early, but errors give MMC-RU the edge late in a 9-3 defeat Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian right fielder Mattias Vis stretches out in an attempt to catch a fly ball sailing over his...

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Tough hitting luck continues to plague Tigers

trinity christian softball Trinity Christian keeps hitting the ball right at the defense with MMC-RU finding holes on offense in an 11-0 defeat in six frames Nathan Broek | Sports Editor MMC-RU 1-0-2-0-3-5-X  11 Trinity Christian 0-0-0-0-0-0-X  0 Trinity...

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Too many strikeouts plague Tigers against Jays

Trinity Christian softball Trinity Christian strikes out 14 times in a 6-2 defeat to Gehlen Catholic in a softball contest Monday, June 13 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Gehlen Catholic 0-0-0-0-1-4-1  6 Trinity Christian 2-0-0-0-0-0-0  2 Belle Schiermeyer of...

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Mental focus at the plate main cause for defeat

Trinity Christian baseball Trinity Christian hoped a mental day off will help after a 14-3 defeat to Gehlen Catholic Monday, June 13 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Gehlen Catholic 4-0-7-1-2-X-X  14 Trinity Christian 0-0-0-2-1-X-X  3 Trinity Christian pitcher...

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Miscues on defense hand Tigers their fifth defeat

Trinity Christian softball A string of errors in the fifth and sixth innings leads to a 13-6 loss to rival Unity Christian Knights Tuesday, June 7 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 0-1-1-0-1-2-1  6 Unity Christian 1-0-0-0-5-7-X  13 Trinity...

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Bats stay silent against Knights

Trinity Christian baseball Trinity Christian only logs three hits against Unity Christian in War Eagle Conference play Tuesday, June 7 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 0-0-0-0-0-0-0  0 Unity Christian 3-0-0-3-0-0-X  6 Josh Kooiker of Trinity...

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Change in pitchers flips game on its head

Trinity Christian baseball A 4-1 lead going into the bottom of the seventh inning evaporates in a non-conference contest with Alta-Aurelia Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 1-0-1-2-0-0-0-0  4 Alta-Aurelia 0-0-0-0-1-0-3-1  5 Trinity Christian...

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One five-run inning is enough to defeat Tigers

Trinity Christian softball One poor stanza for Trinity Christian leads to a 7-4 defeat at home to Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 0-5-1-0-0-1-0   7 Trinity Christian 0-0-1-2-1-0-0  4 Trinity Christian shortstop...

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Miscues on defense plagues a good start

Trinity Christian softball Trinity Christian Tigers fall to MMC-RU Royals 9-2 on opening night of softball season Monday, May 23 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 0-1-0-0-0-1-0  2 MMC-RU 0-6-1-0-2-0-X  9 MARCUS-Trinity Christian got some early...

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Free bases lead to an opening-night defeat

Trinity Christian baseball Walks and errors on defense hand Trinity Christian an 11-0 five-inning defeat to conference foe MMC Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Trinity Christian 0-0-0-0-0-X-X  0 MMC-RU 5-0-0-6-0-X-X  11 MARCUS-Trinity Christian had a hard time...

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Dustin Hoksbergen aims to best his father in 400 hurdles

Trinity Christian state track and field Hoksbergen also competes in the high jump, but has tough luck at 5-foot-10 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Dustin Hoksbergen of Trinity Christian attempts to leap over the bar at 5'10" during the Class 1A boys' state event Friday,...

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Alec De Boer finishes off 2022 at districts

Class 1A boys’ district golf tournament at Livermore Coach Kevin Van Engen felt De Boer could and should have done better on Spring Valley Golf Course in Livermore Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Alec De Boer of Trinity Christian chips onto the green during a one-hole...

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Tigers struggle at War Eagle tournament

Trinity Christian boys’ golf Trinity Christian finishes 11th out of 11 teams, but Alec De Boer gets medalist and all-conference honors Nathan Broek | Sports Editor The Trinity Christian boys' golf team saw their 2022 team season come to an end at the Class 1A...

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Dustin Hoksbergen to represent the Tigers in Des Moines

Class 1A state-qualifying in Lawton Bronson The 2022 season comes to an end for Trinity Christian girls at Class 1A state-qualifying meet at Lawton-Bronson Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Dustin Hoksbergen of Trinity Christian leaps over the high jump bar during the...

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Mental focus plagues Tigers in double dual

trinity christian boys’ golf Trinity Christian falls to South O’Brien and Unity Christian on its home course Monday, May 2 Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Alec De Boer of Trinity Christian chips onto the green during War Eagle Conference boys' golf versus Unity Christian...

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Dustin Hoksbergen takes home multiple all-conference honors

trinity christian girls’ and boys’ track Makiah De Jager and girls’ sprint medley relay also place at War Eagle Conference meet in Hinton Nathan Broek | Sports Editor Makaiah De Jager of Trinity Christian. Both athletes came home with all-conference honors following...

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