LANSING — The Seaman boys outscored Lansing 25-7 in the third quarter to blow open what had been a tight game against... Read more
Despite connecting on nine 3-point baskets, the Hayden girls fell to Lawrence 71-60 in their season opener and the debut of new... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — For the first time since 1986, the Baker Wildcats will play for the NAIA national championship.
OLATHE — If Friday night’s season opener against Olathe Northwest is any indication, Washburn Rural coach Kevin Bordewick might want to buy... Read more
PITTSBURG — It all came down to execution late in Saturday’s 5A State championship.
EMPORIA — The Emporia State Hornets defended their home hive Saturday.
TROY — Running back Alex Martinez celebrated his birthday in a big way as the Troy Trojans knocked off perennial power Colgan... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — Leaning on its defense and running game, No. 2 Baker completed an undefeated regular season with a 46-13 win... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — No. 2 Baker remained undefeated and survived its toughest test this season by rallying for a 31-28 win against... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — One word can be used to describe Holton’s performance Thursday night — methodical.
ATCHISON – The Sabetha Bluejays just felt like running Tuesday in the opening round of the Class 3A playoffs.
EMPORIA — In their final regular season home game, the No. 10 Emporia State Hornets knocked off in-state rival Fort Hays State... Read more
PITTSBURG — For the first time since 2003 the Emporia State Hornets won a road game at Pittsburg State’s Carnie Smith Stadium.
The... Read more
EMPORIA — A quick start and a solid running attack led Shawnee Heights to a win in its regular-season finale.
The T-Birds knocked... Read more
EMPORIA — It can be difficult to survive trap games, but that is exactly what Emporia State accomplished Saturday.
The Hornets survived.
On paper... Read more
PITTSBURG — Tackling was optional Saturday at Carnie Smith Stadium.
The Fort Hays State Tigers and Pittsburg State Gorillas moved the ball with... Read more
Big plays came in a pack of three for the Seaman Vikings on Friday.
The Vikings had three first-half scoring plays of 60... Read more
EMPORIA — Poor field position was not an obstacle for Emporia State on Saturday against Central Oklahoma.
Pinned twice inside their own 10-yard... Read more
JUNCTION CITY — Highland Park played opportunistic football Friday, but the Scots fell to Junction City 42-12 in Centennial League action.
Phillip White... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — There is something special about college football rivalry games, and that special quality was on display Saturday at Liston... Read more
Momentum can swing in the blink of an eye.
Or with a thrown yellow flag.
Topeka West appeared to open its homecoming game Friday... Read more
EMPORIA — Emporia State University’s offense moved fast and furious in a 49-21 win over Missouri Southern, Saturday afternoon at Welch Stadium.
It... Read more
JUNCTION CITY — Mistakes can’t be made against teams, and the Topeka West Chargers made too many early mistakes Friday.
Two fumbles and... Read more
EMPORIA — A nightmarish fourth quarter cost the Hayden Wildcats a road Centennial League victory as they fell to the Emporia Spartans... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — The action Saturday at Liston Stadium was fast and furious as Baker’s offense clicked early and often in a... Read more
MANHATTAN — Ian Trapp guided the Manhattan Indians to a 49-13 Centennial League victory over Shawnee Heights on opening night.
The senior quarterback... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — Baker made an early NAIA statement Saturday, blowing out a top-10 team in its season opener.
The No. 5 Wildcats,... Read more
WICHITA — It took more than five hours and 17 innings, but the Hays Larks snuffed out the Kansas Stars to advance... Read more
WICHITA — If you build it they will come.
Kansans Adam LaRoche and Nate Robertson put together a roster of former major leaguers... Read more
WICHITA – At the age of 41 Tim Hudson proved that good pitching still can dominate good hitting.
Hudson, who retired from Major... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Salvador Perez is becoming a regular at the Midsummer Classic, but don’t think being named a major league... Read more
The Topeka Train Robbers ran into a buzzsaw on the mound Sunday at Jerry Robertson Field.
Great Bend’s starting pitcher Ian Miller wore... Read more
The Topeka Train Robbers didn’t stay on track for long, as the Great Bend Boom handed the Robbers an 11-6 loss Saturday... Read more
In Max Garza’s first home game as manager of the Topeka Train Robbers, the home team delivered the franchise’s first win, a... Read more
Roswell’s (N.M.) Pecos League team invaded Topeka and conquered Jerry Robertson Field, sweeping the Train Robbers in their inaugural series.
Tim Vranau and... Read more
TJ Pruneda was wheeling and dealing on the mound Saturday for the Roswell (N.M) Invaders.
Pruneda started the game throwing four perfect innings... Read more
The first Pecos League season for the Topeka Train Robbers opened against the defending league champion Roswell Invaders and the Invaders played... Read more
OZAWKIE — After winning the Class 4A Division I state baseball championship in 2015, the Hayden Wildcats will have an opportunity to... Read more
HOLTON — If ESPN had been here Wednesday, the Class 4A Division II softball regional would have been an instant classic.
The Hayden... Read more
JOPLIN, Mo. — Free base runners hurt the Topeka Train Robbers in their second, and final, exhibition game of their inaugural spring... Read more
JOPLIN (Mo.) — For the first time since 1961 a professional baseball team from Topeka took the field.
However, the debut of the... Read more
Cameron Chapman, Duncan Lee and Lee Edwards III teamed up to lead the Kansas Sentinels to a 65-32 victory over the First... Read more
DODGE CITY — Jonathon Johnson finished his high school career in style and Dustin Talley received a special birthday present as the... Read more
DODGE CITY — In a three-minute stretch, sophomore guard Katie Glatczak took over the Class 1A Division I girls state championship game.
Glatczak... Read more
DODGE CITY — The only thing standing between the Centralia girls and a state championship berth was Hoxie.
Yeah, that Hoxie. As in... Read more
DODGE CITY — There were no first-game jitters for the Waverly Bulldogs as they opened the Class 1A Division I tournament by... Read more
DODGE CITY — Hanover passed its first test in an attempt to repeat as Class 1A Division I boys state champions.
The Wildcats... Read more
WICHITA — Seaman’s youth served its boys team well Friday at the Class 5-1A state bowling championships as the Vikings rolled to... Read more
WICHITA — When the Washburn Rural boys bowling team rolled its final frames of the season Thursday at Northrock Lanes, the Junior... Read more
A hot first half of shooting by Ricardo Erans and solid second-half free-throw shooting led the Junction City Blue Jays to a... Read more
EMPORIA — The Seaman Vikings clinched a No. 1 seed for sub-state with a 50-37 road victory Tuesday night.
Viking post players Ryan... Read more
Points off turnovers and clutch free-throw shooting served as the difference in a Centennial League contest with two teams at the top... Read more
Known for throwing strikes on the baseball field, Seaman’s Ryan Zeferjahn threw a half-court strike off a rebound to Jackson Cobb in... Read more
EMPORIA — Blaize Burgess and Jazz Sweet led the Shawnee Heights girls to a statement road win Friday.
Burgess and Sweet combined for... Read more
Trey Brown did the scoring and Poncho Freeman did the rebounding for Shawnee Heights in Tuesday’s 74-47 non-conference win over Leavenworth.
Brown went... Read more
SHAWNEE — The Topeka High girls faced a tough road test Friday at Shawnee Mission Northwest.
Senior Brenni Rose proctored the exam for... Read more
Seaman’s boys rode an 11-0 first-quarter scoring run to their sixth victory of the season, a 56-44 home win Tuesday night against... Read more
EMPORIA — Learning from an overtime loss to Topeka High to close out 2015, the Emporia Spartans boys opened 2016 with a... Read more
EMPORIA — Just when it appeared Topeka High had squandered a prime chance for victory, senior Machias Jackson came to the Trojans’... Read more
LEAVENWORTH — Through two games, the Topeka High boys are developing an unwanted pattern.
In back-to-back games the Trojans have played solid first... Read more
MARYVILLE, Mo. — Emporia State’s historic season and the careers of a standout senior class ended Saturday in the NCAA Division II... Read more
OLATHE — Early turnovers cost the Seaman Vikings in their 2015-16 season opener.
After playing in back-to-back state tournaments the past two seasons,... Read more
PITTSBURG — Mill Valley quarterback Logan Koch made the most of his program’s first state championship game.
Koch, a senior, led the Jaguars... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — Baker’s defense squeezed the Point (Ga.) University Skyhawks like a sweet Georgia Peach, a backup quarterback had a career... Read more
HAYS — With a possible playoff berth or bowl bid on the line, Fort Hays State upset No. 20 Central Missouri 28-14... Read more
MARYVILLE, Mo. — Scoring early and often, it did not take Northwest Missouri long to establish its offensive dominance in its 21st... Read more
OVERLAND PARK — The Aquinas Saints marched all over the Seaman Vikings with a 55-21 victory Friday in the Class 5A playoffs.
EASTON — Silver Lake’s defense set the tone right from the start Tuesday.
Facing a dangerous Pleasant Ridge team that won the toss... Read more
EL DORADO — A big defensive first quarter helped Butler County Community College put its first loss of the season in the... Read more
With their ticket to the Class 4A Division I playoffs already punched, Friday’s contest against Circle could have been a trap game... Read more
EMPORIA — The Emporia State football team rebounded well from its first loss of the season — especially on defense.
The No. 19-ranked... Read more
PITTSBURG — A dominating first-half defensive performance at its archrival’s home field helped Northwest Missouri avenge a home loss from a season... Read more
EMPORIA — Brent Wilson and John Roderique faced off in an old-fashioned shootout Saturday at Welch Stadium, and Wilson and the No.... Read more
Like a prizewinning thoroughbred, the Washburn Rural Junior Blues were quick out of the starting gate Friday and finished strong in a... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — Baker dominated through the air Saturday — on both sides of the ball.
The No. 8 Wildcats gained 298 yards... Read more
EMPORIA — A balanced offensive attack led the Emporia Spartans to their second Centennial League win of the season — a 42-14... Read more
EMPORIA — Emporia State, leading the nation in third down conversion percentage, didn’t need to convert many third downs in Saturday’s 55-14... Read more
Topeka High struck quick against Emporia on Friday at Hummer Sports Park, but ultimately had to earn a comeback 31-20 victory to... Read more
OLATHE — The Benedictine defense received a hearty serving of running plays featuring MidAmerica Nazarene tailback Javon Taylor on Saturday.
The Ravens... Read more
BALDWIN CITY — In a battle of clashing offensive styles, the Baker Wildcats won a Top-20 NAIA showdown against the William Penn... Read more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — New coach Faron Kraft and the Highland Park Scots will have to wait at least one more week... Read more
EMPORIA — Central Missouri quarterback Garrett Fugate opened Thursday’s game against Emporia State at Welch Stadium by capping a 61-yard scoring drive... Read more
EL DORADO — Butler County Community College’s football squad did something Saturday it had been unable to do in three previous tries... Read more
EMPORIA — Mitchell Schurig made the most of his debut at quarterback Friday in Washburn Rural’s season opener. His teammates made sure... Read more
JOPLIN, Mo. — It didn’t take Brent Wilson long to shake off the rust.
The Emporia State quarterback, who played an injury-shortened 2014... Read more
ATCHISON — Entering the 2015 college football season, pundits showed concern for Benedictine’s defense. However, it was defense and special teams that... Read more
Cam Huber hit a walkoff single in the bottom of the ninth to lead the Topeka Golden Giants to a 7-6 win... Read more
The Topeka Golden Giants weathered Rossville’s typical early onslaught, then snapped the Rattlers’ three-game winning streak.
Cam Huber’s RBI single in the sixth... Read more
Drew Scrimsher bested Corey Wright in a Mid-Plains League pitcher’s duel Tuesday at Jerry Robertson Field, with the Rossville Rattlers earning a... Read more
Zach Holmes returned to his high school ballpark to lead the Rossville Rattlers to a 16-3 Mid-Plains League victory over the Topeka... Read more
The Topeka Golden Giants and Topeka Senators played a rare old-fashioned Sunday matinee double-feature with Jacob Butterfield and Ryan Ihle playing starring... Read more
The Topeka Senators and Topeka Golden Giants apparently did not use all of their fireworks over the holiday weekend as the two... Read more
ROSSVILLE — After two nights of witnessing the Rossville Rattlers hit home run after home run, the Topeka Senators broke out their... Read more
ROSSVILLE — Backing up a solid starting pitching effort by Drew Scrimsher, the Rossville Rattlers opened a three-game Mid Plains League home... Read more
ROSSVILLE — Catcher Michael Higgins led the Rossville Rattlers hit parade in a 10-9 Mid Plains League win over the Topeka Golden... Read more
Patience at the plate and aggressiveness on the base paths served as the winning formula for the Topeka Senators in a 7-3... Read more
A four-run fourth inning propelled the Topeka Senators to a 6-5 Mid-Plains League win over the Topeka Golden Giants on Monday at... Read more
OLATHE — For the first time since a Republican called the White House home, fans and supporters of the Washburn Rural softball... Read more
WICHITA — In a season marred by injuries and underwhelming conference play, Wichita State had something to celebrate Tuesday night.
With state bragging... Read more
LAWRENCE — The home run ball sent the Kansas baseball team to a season sweep of in-state rival Wichita State.
Outfielder Dakota Smith... Read more