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Tyler Brown signs with Ivy League school

By Bailey PennycuffCo-Sports Editor Hutchinson Community College sophomore basketball player Tyler Brown has signed a letter of intent to play at Ivy League school Brown University. Brown is the second Blue Dragon to choose an Ivy League school after his HutchCC career. The only other Blue Dragon to sign in…

Roundup: Blue Dragon football remains No.1

By Bailey Pennycuff/Co-Sports Editor The Hutchinson Community College football team defended its first-ever No. 1 ranking in NJCAA history. Additionally, football coach Rion Rhoades won his 99th career game after beating Iowa Western 34-27 Oct. 7 in suburban Omaha. The Blue Dragons are now 3-0, winning in Council Bluffs for…

Building a dominant defense

By Bailey Pennycuff/Co-Sports Editor The 3-0 Hutchinson Community College football team has been ranked No. 1 in the NJCAA for two weeks. This feat has never been done within the 88 years of existence of the program. Not only that, but after the Blue Dragons defeated Iowa Western, they remained…

Is this the end of our great season?

Editor’s note: This column was written before Monday’s announcement that the NJCAA was ending all spring sports for the rest of the school year. By Bailey Pennycuff / Co-Sports Editor Imagine this… you’ve just been handed the most delicious-looking ice cream cone you have ever seen. It’s a double-dip cone…

Women’s Basketball to Return to Texas

The 2020 NJCAA Division 1 Women’s Basketball Championship allows eight at-large bids to enter the tournament, reserved for teams that don’t win one of the 16 automatic bids. Just as it occurred last season, the HutchCC women’s basketball team earned one of those spots.