Category Archives: Local Sports

State track and field results

State track and field results

After multiple weather delays, track and field athletes from across Kansas got to finish up the state competition in Wichita today.We had multiple champions from our area in both track and field events, here’s a full list of winners: 6AJaybe Shufelberger (Washburn Rural) — Girls 800 meter run and 3200 meter runClara Mayfield (Manhattan) — Girls 1600 meter runDaniel…MORE

State baseball and softball results: 5A and 6A finals

State baseball and softball results: 5A and 6A finals

After the weather delays throughout the week, most of the champions have been crowned for softball and baseball throughout the state. The 3A finals for both sports will wrap up in Emporia tomorrow, but we had plenty of champions decided this afternoon. Seaman baseball took home it’s second straight 5A title and ninth overall in the last…MORE

High school baseball/softball semifinals highlights/scores (05/24/19)

High school baseball/softball semifinals highlights/scores (05/24/19)

Highlights and scores from the high school baseball and softball semifinals.BaseballRock Creek 4 Wellsville 0Lawrence-Free State 6 Washburn Rural 4Marion 9 Rossville 4Rossville 2 Humboldt 1 (3rd place game)SoftballWashburn Rural 6 Derby 5Shawnee Heights 8 Maize South 3Frontenac 3 St. Marys 0MORE

High school baseball/softball quarterfinals highlights/scores (05/23/19)

High school baseball/softball quarterfinals highlights/scores (05/23/19)

Highlights and scores from the high school baseballl quarterfinals.BaseballBlue Valley Northwest 2 Washburn Rural 5Sabetha 6 Baxter Springs 5Rock Creek 3 Burlington 0Seman 1 Arkansas City 0Rossville 5 Sedgwick 4SoftballSt. Marys 6 Kingman/Norwich 1Colby 0 Holton 10Silver Lake 9 Beloit 3Blue Valley 0  Washburn Rural 3Topeka High 1 Derby 9Lansing 0 Shawnee Heights 10Emporia 0 Bishop…MORE

NCAA rules KU’s De Sousa eligible

NCAA rules KU’s De Sousa eligible

The University of Kansas has successfully appealed for the reinstatement of Kansas basketball player Silvio De Sousa. De Sousa will be eligible to play for Kansas this upcoming season. The NCAA released a statement on Friday saying,  Kansas men’s basketball student-athlete Silvio De Sousa is eligible to play the upcoming season after sitting the 2018-19 season due…MORE

Light Show! Lightfoot, Lawson, Grimes Shut Down Wildcats

Light Show! Lightfoot, Lawson, Grimes Shut Down Wildcats

One word described Kansas at Allen Fieldhouse in this Sunflower Showdown: preservation. The Jayhawks needed to preserve their home court, a venue where head coach Bill Self has never lost a Big Monday game. They needed to preserve their standing as the Big 12’s alpha dog (or, at least, they needed to preserve a chance…MORE

Kansas Overcomes Emotion, Adversity to Defeat Texas Tech

Kansas Overcomes Emotion, Adversity to Defeat Texas Tech

Texas Tech walked into “a hornets’ nest” on Saturday at Phog Allen Fieldhouse, as Red Raider head coach Chris Beard described it. With their backs against the wall, Kansas overcame adversity to defeat No. 16-ranked Texas Tech 79-63, snapping a two-game losing streak. “We needed it,” KU coach Bill Self said after the game. “We…MORE

Agbaji Shines in Debut, Lawson Secures 11th Double-Double in KU Win Over TCU

Agbaji Shines in Debut, Lawson Secures 11th Double-Double in KU Win Over TCU

Life without Kansas center Udoka Azubuike started off sloppy in Saturday night’s loss to Iowa State. In game two without the All-Conference junior, Kansas found more continuity in a 77-68 over TCU thanks to Dedric Lawson’s 11th double-double of the season and the emergence of freshman Ochai Agbaji. Agbaji, the freshman from Oak Park High…MORE