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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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All-State Baseball Teams Announced

The top players in the state have been announced by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches. Each player selected on the first and second team had an outstanding year and these selections reflect the hard work and dedication these…

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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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Mustangs repeat in 5A team and doubles, Ark City freshman wins singles

It was a repeat team champion but first-time singles and doubles winners in the Class 5A State Tennis Tournament at Kossover Tennis Courts.

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State Tennis Championships

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With the early winter storm on Friday, state tennis faced a dismal word. Postponement.

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Maize South stays alive in league, defeats Valley Center

Both Valley Center and Maize South needed a win to stay alive in the chase for the championship of the Ark Valley Chisholm Trail Division II soccer. Each team entered their May 9 contest with identical 2-2 league marks, with the Hornets…

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Andover Central soccer blanks Valley Center

Last week, Andover Central soccer dropped three games, including an overtime loss to crosstown rival Andover.

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Valley Center plays fifth overtime of the season, ties Derby

It is customary for people to give you presents on your birthday. Valley Center’s Evann Shelton, however, didn’t follow that custom on her 16th birthday April 24. Instead of receiving a present, she gave one by scoring her team’s only…

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Goddard Eisenhower edges Valley Center

Eisenhower’s 1-0 victory at Valley Center on April 21 was not indicative of how much the Tigers dominated the game.

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Hutch, Valley deadlock on the pitch

An exciting game between Hutchinson and Valley Center entertained the crowd, with the teams battling for 100 minutes before settling for a 2-2 tie April 17 at Valley Center. Now 5-1-1, this was the Hornets’ fourth overtime game of the…

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Otte resigns as Valley Center volleyball coach

One of the most successful volleyball coaches in Kansas high school history, Bryan Otte, has stepped down at Valley Center High School, feeling it was just time for a change.

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Overtime goal lifts Valley Center past Newton

Prior to Valley Center’s game against Newton on April 10, Hornet coach Jeff Burger expressed concern about Railers’ forward Brookelyn Entz. Just a freshman, Entz had recorded eight goals and three assists in six games. She tried her…

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Shelton steps down as Valley Center wrestling coach

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Earlier this week, Valley Center wrestling coach Brian Shelton announced his resignation.

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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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Trio of unbeatens advance from Heights, Great Bend wins team title

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Three competitors maintained their unblemished records, and Great Bend won the team title at the Class 5A Regional Wrestling Tournament held Feb. 22 at Wichita Heights High School.

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Catch-All: Girls Basketball Friday - Feb 21

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Tonight marks the last big Friday night for high school basketball before post season play begins. Next week, Friday night games will be split into two evenings, with half the games on Thursday and the other half on Friday. This, of…

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Catch-All: Girls Basketball Tuesday

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Tonight marks one of the last regular season Tuesday nights of the 2013-2014 basketball season. Girls teams are doing everything it takes to go into Sub-State play in a couple weeks with a chip on their shoulders.

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Catch-All: Boys Basketball Tuesday

Sub-state tournaments a lurking. The time to get into postseason form is almost over. See how your team started the week in the Boys Basketball Catch-All.

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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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Catch-All: Girls Basketball Friday - Feb 14

It’s Valentine’s Day, but there wasn’t much love in the air in high school gyms around the area. As the regular season winds down, see how your team finished the week in the Friday Girls Basketball Catch-All.

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Catch-All: Boys Basketball Tuesday

Basketball season settled into a little more normal rhythm after the weather caused chaos all over the state last week. However, there was still plenty of wild action inside gyms in Kansas. See if your team survived a crazy night in the…

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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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Valley Center back on track for wrestling postseason

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Year in and year out, Valley Center has one of the better wrestling squads in Class 5A. Coach Brian Shelton has built a program well respected by coaches and athletes alike.

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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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  • Scott City has unfinished business

    Scott City’s junior fullback/linebacker Cooper Griffith and his team will be sporting rockstar-like mohawks this Saturday when they face-off against Rossville (13-0) in a battle of the unbeaten for the Class 3A State Football Championship. 

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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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