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                      You have reached the sports information website of Patrick Macfee. This site contains information on the history of boy's basketball and football teams at Hayden High school in Topeka, Kansas. Individual player statistics cover the years 1924-2011 in basketball. Team records are listed to the present in basketball & football.  This page is established to celebrate the old sports tradition of Hayden High school.    dmacfee@cox.net_

ATTENTION: Players, Coaches, fans - if you have suggestions or stories to contribute send them to me at the above e-mail address.                 UPDATED: May 12, 2018

Hayden High Homepage: For current information about the school, fundraising, etc.


Father Hayden biography   - with updated source material - newspaper interviews - political backround of Fr Hayden's family.

As a reporter for the Topeka Daily Capital said back in 1911, " Certain it is that there is no man in Topeka, of whatever creed or of whatever class, who is spoken
of more kindly to everyone who knows him than Father Hayden."


 Hayden Basketball 2017-18                    Current Centennial League 2017-18 

Class 4A Final Four History           Mike Tharp Writes  "Basketball Made Me Who I Am"

Kansas High School Basketball History  

Basketball Year-By-Year & Coaches     Jayhawk LeagueBasketball           SOURCES                                             

Teams: Opponents Basketball                PLAYERS : Basketball                   All-Time Basketball Scoring Leaders             

 Ks HS Grads in PROS                           KS  D-1 Basketball Players             KS D-2 & NAIA : Best of the Best

Basketball Tournaments                         State BB Tournaments                     PLACES   



                   1963 Centennial League Champion                                                  Gregg, Bien, Tucker, Tharp, Williams    Photo by Nao Tharp 2011

                                                                                                                                                            Mike Tharp writes about "Friends for a lifetime"                                                                                                                                                                                                       

       Turgeon at Maryland  - Washington Post                                                                                                                                                                             


             KEN BUELTEL                                                                       "Heart of a Coach"  TCJ 3-15-2010        

       Coach Bueltel HOF Induction June 22, 2011                                          




                                                           HAYDEN - 2008 KANSAS STATE CHAMPIONS CLASS 4A   (25-1)


TOM MEIER & MARK TURGEON - Shawnee County Sports Hall of Fame  

  Hayden Hall of Legends ??          

  Centennial League State Champions -- ALL SPORTS                                                                                                                                               






                             1954 CLASS A Third Place Starting 5 - TDC photo March 18, 1954                                 



             Mark Turgeon & Danny Manning at KU      

                                                                                                                              1983 25-0 Reunion - Hayden players honored                TCJ article 2-2-2008


HAYDEN FOOTBALL                                                         Veteran's Day 11-11-2014: Remembering WW II

     Hayden Football 2017                          FOOTBALL LEADERS          

 Football Year-by-Year  & Coaches              Centennial League Football               Teams: Opponents Football            

Football Play-Off Record                                  Area FB Leagues                             Jayhawk League Football                4A Football Final Four 1969-2012


  Topeka Catholic Football 1917 - 1st Photo of Hayden Sports Team                                                                                              TCJ Photo  11-28-2006 

                                                                                                                              COACH STRINGER 



                                                                     Years ago at Hayden Field --  Ed Herman TD run. Hayden over Leavenworth-Immaculata   November 11, 1962   


                                             Ed Gabel # 0  (1933-2006) in the front row and  the "famous Hayden High" players        



                                                                             Paul Donahue 1947-2005            

                                                                                          Bob Steinbock and the last time Hayden had a 22 game undefeated streak                                                                         


(Above)   First known as Assumption High then Topeka Catholic High School then Capitol Catholic High School and finally Hayden High School. 

Photo from 1924 SHAMROCK Yearbook

 (Below) Mike Leiker, Pat Weissbeck & Marion Carver on the bench in 1972 - Mark Turgeon and Bob Turgeon in the front row.


Photo above courtesy of TCJ                                                                                                                                                Barney Byard & Ken Bueltel at Hayden Field 1972                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            



1958-1959 Gannon & Sanders                                                                        Old school football opponents