The Herington Whalers splashed past the Marion Swim Team in a local swim meet on July 4. The Whalers cored 1,268 points, while Marion tallied 436.
Local fans were able to watch baseball action last Saturday evening at the southeast ball diamond in Herington. In this photo, Rezin LaDuke slides into home, right after Kevin Gehrke (0) scored a run. Herington split the games with a team from the Southeast of Saline area, including players from ages 15 to 18. SES won the first game, 10-7, while Herington won the second, 9-3. Area teams have been playing irregularly scheduled games since no regular leagues were offered this summer due to Covid-19. Susan Mueller/Flint Hills Media
The Herington Country Club recently hosted a couples’ golf tournament.
The Herington and Council Grove Country Clubs are jointly hosting a two-day golf tournament Saturday and Sunday. Council Grove will host on Saturday and Herington, on Sunday.
The Herington Whalers Swim Team finished second in last Saturday’s home meet. Peabody finished first, with 700 points, while Herington scored 646 points for a close second. Solomon was third, with 377 points.