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2014 Football Schedules & Previews all in one place

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In just a few short days, football will kick off in Kansas. The nine games in your school's schedule will determine if if moves in to November football or not.

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Liberal native hopes to bring championship feel back to Redskins

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The Liberal Redskins weren't a championship team in 2013, but they certainly brought back a little of that 1990's title winning feel to the town. However, they'll have to try and continue that upward momentum with a new coach this year.

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Parker leads the way as Hays places 4 on the All-WAC Baseball team

For the fourth straight season the Western Athletic Conference Player of the Year resides in Hays. Senior Kade Parker is the latest to win the award. Parker was 4-3 with a 0.81 ERA on the mound  for the Indians, he also batted .400. Parker…

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Bishop Carroll wins 5A Boys, snaps Hays' streak

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All eyes and attention were on Hays and if the Indians could win their fifth straight state team title. Everyone should have been checking in on Bishop Carroll.

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Top performers shine at Bishop Carroll Regional

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When Andover’s Jaylyn Agnew clears a height in the high jump, she returns to her beginning mark with some swagger. She’s got a bit of an attitude when she’s on the approach.

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Hearld leads Hays to state

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Home-field advantage has not served the Great Bend softball team very well. In three of the last four seasons, the Lady Panthers have earned a home regional. They have yet to make it to state. Wednesday evening, Hays ace Hannah Hearld had…

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Great Bend girls win 12th straight WAC swimming title

The Great Bend girls swim team now has an even dozen when it comes to Western Athletic Conference titles. The Panthers won their 12thstraight title over second place Garden City, a team that came within a point of breaking the streak two…

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Maize South outswims competition at Maize Invitational

The Maize South girls swim team continues to swim their way closer to an AVCTL title as they rack up wins in the regular season.

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Pitchers shine in split between Great Bend and Liberal

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Collin Ware did not need to overpower anyone. The Liberal senior struck out just one Great Bend batter, but that proved to be enough as the Redskins took game one of Tuesday's doubleheader in Great Bend 7-4. The Panthers rebounded to take…

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All-WAC teams dominated by Hays boys, Great Bend girls

The Hays boys and Great Bend girls dominated Western Athletic Conference play this season. Both teams ran though the conference part of the schedule unbeaten and finished fourth at the state tournament.

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St. James captures first state wrestling title at 5A championship

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Everything seemed to go well the first day of the Class 5A state wrestling tournament at Hartman Arena. That is, until Mother Nature decided to rear her often-ugly head. Saturday’s forecast caused tournament officials to revise the…

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Catch-All: Boys Basketball Tuesday

It’s the final week of basketball before sub-state. Teams are looking to fine tune and secure postseason seeding. See how your team started the final week in the Boys Basketball Catch-All.

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Catch-All: Girls Basketball - Feb. 25

Sub-States a week away and it’s time for the ladies to put the final touches on their game. Anyone looking to find some rhythm will hope to get a couple wins this week.

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Garden City boys, Great Bend girls win WAC bowling titles

A little bit of snow and a lot of wind pushed back the Western Athletic Conference bowling tournament from last Thursday to Monday afternoon. The extra time did not hurt the favorites. The Great Bend girls entered the meet with a 13-point…

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Kapaun wins its own stacked 5A wrestling regional

Qualifying for state out of the Kapaun Mt. Carmel regional did not come easy. With two-time defending state champion Arkansas City, resurgent state power Goddard, and co-City League champions Bishop Carroll and Kapaun, along with a…

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No. 5 Great Bend survives scare from Liberal

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The Lady Panthers are used to running the Western Athletic Conference. Great Bend won the conference eight-straight times before Liberal ended that streak in 2008. That same season, the Lady Panthers got revenge by knocking off the…

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Catch-All: Boys Basketball Friday - Feb 14

The season’s coming to a close in a few weeks and boys basketball teams had to grind out another game on their way toward postseason play.

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Red Demons Dominate Redskins on Senior Night

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High school wrestlers have a little more than one week left until regionals, meaning every last meet carries that much more importance.

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Catch-All: Girls Basketball Tuesday

Girls are finally able to get back into a normal week after all the snow cancellations and postponements, but that doesn’t mean all the games went according to the norm.

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Catch-All: Boys Basketball Friday

Kids were snowed in all week and anxious to get back on the court, where some intriguing match ups played out all across the state.

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Catch-All: Girls Basketball Friday

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The winter weather kept just about every team from playing on Tuesday, so Friday presented the only basketball action before the weekend. Below is a list of some girl's basketball scores from Friday night.

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Signing Day Celebrations

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Due to the inclement weather, some of the Signing Day celebrations were postponed on Wednesday.

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Catch-All: Friday Basketball - Girls Tournament Week

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Tonight set up the final day for girls tournament week. We now know who will be facing off in the battle for the tournament crowns around the state. Click the links below to view coverage from Friday night.

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Catch-All: Friday Boys Basketball

The ladies have had the spotlight all week, but Friday included some boys match ups as well. Read on to find scores and more.

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Tournament Week Championships

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The first of two tournament weeks is just about finished, but first a few championship trophies need to be handed out.

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  • Ell-Salina Football

    Ell-Saline rides wave to state

    Brookville/Ell-Saline has always been a consistent playoff team that’s known for its spread offense and quality skill players under veteran coach Terry King.

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  • Riley Osen of Winfield

    Kansas runners represent at Nike Heartland

    Winfield High School junior and Class 4A State Cross Country champion Riley Osen competed in the 2014 Nike Cross Country Heartland Regional meet on Sunday, Nov. 9, at Yankton Trails Park in Sioux Falls, S.D.  Osen finished 19th in a field of 283 runners. 

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  • All-WAC soccer teams announced

    Liberal leads the 2014 All-Western Athletic Conference first team selections with four this season.  The Redskins shared this season’s WAC title with Dodge City. The Red Demons had three first teamers with Garden City placing two on that list. Hays and Great Bend got one selection each.

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  • Carroll duo sign letters of intent

    Two more Golden Eagles signed their National Letter of Intent Monday, as seniors Taylor Wurtz and Madalyn Swinicki decided to continue their athletic careers.

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  • Heart of the Plains League Catch-All: Fall Sports Week 9

    Two football teams head into the final week of the regular season with perfect records. Skyline’s big fall continues with the lone HOPL volleyball team to advance to state. Several teams will be presented at state cross country.

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  • Riedmiller dominates, captures 3-2-1A state tennis title

    The best word to describe Wichita Independent sophomore Anna Riedmiller after Saturday’s dominant performance is determined. She came up just short in the 2013 state tennis tournament so she was determined not to be denied this year.

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