Athlete of the week (Nov. 10-16): Tyler Brown

Tyler Brown, Men’s basketball The week: Brown had a great week in three Blue Dragon victories. He scored 50 total points, including 26 against Monroe during a 114-91 victory. He added four assists and two steals in that win. He sank 8 of 18 3-pointers in the three victories and…

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Theater department to present ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’

By Emily Branson / Staff writer Being a part of a play is something that means a lot to many students. It helps their creative abilities, allows bonds to form, and also allows them to feel like they are a part of something bigger than themselves. When it is all…

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Standoff leads to lockdown of area schools

By Tabitha BarrEditor In Chief A standoff between Hutchinson Police and an armed subject led to area schools to lockdown Wednesday.  Police were called to the 700 block of East 10th for a domestic disturbance call Wednesday morning. The situation escalated into a standoff with police surrounding the area, while…

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The wear and tear mental illness brings

My bipolar depression affects my life every day. After being diagnosed at the start of 2019, I have been able to monitor myself better and even started medication shortly thereafter. I feel comfortable reaching out to friends and family about what I’m feeling, but it hasn’t always been like this.…

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Golf is in their blood: Blue Dragons’ Leroux, Austin have spent their lives around golf courses

By Amanda CarneyCo-Sports Editor Sleep, eat, golf. That is what two of Hutchinson Community College’s men’s golf players have been doing since pretty much day one. Sophomore Lake Leroux is from Columbia, Missouri, and freshmen Peyton Austin from Derby. Both were raised with golf as a first nature. Leroux grew…

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Sports roundup: Baseball team on brink of conference title

By Rebecca CarneyCo-Sports Editor The Hutchinson Community College baseball team completed a four-game sweep of the Colby Trojans on Saturday and took charge of the Jayhawk West championship chase with a week to go in the regular season. The Blue Dragons rallied from three runs down twice in the first…

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