Scores from Week 2: Kansas State 30 UTSA 3Memphis 55 KU 23Baylor 66 Lamar 31Iowa 31 Iowa State 17Oklahoma 31 Tennessee 24 OTOklahoma State 32 Central Arkansas 8TCU 70 Stephen F Austin 7Texas 42 Rice 28Texas Tech 69 UTEP 20West Virginia 47 Liberty 17 Saturday, September 19 Tulsa at No. 17/16 Oklahoma (FS1) 11:00 […]
Corey Coleman (Baylor), Patrick Mahomes (Texas Tech), Zack Sanchez (Oklahoma) and Daje Johnson (Texas) were named Big 12 Football Players of the Week by a panel of media that covers the Conference. Mahomes (offense) was recognized for the second-consecutive week and third time in his career. Coleman (offense) and Sanchez (defense) were each honored for […]
With huge weekends Emporia State’s Brent Wilson and Fort Hays State’s Shaquille Cooper have been named Co-MIAA/AstroTurf Football Offensive Athletes of the Week. Missouri Western’s Michael Jordan earned the Defensive Athlete of the Week award with Pittsburg State Levi Copelin earning MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week. MIAA/AstroTurf Co-Offensive Athlete of the Week […]
BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Davis hit his league-leading 42nd home run, Jonathan Schoop added a pair of solo shots and the Baltimore Orioles took the three-game series against the Kansas City Royals with an 8-2 victory Sunday night. The Orioles have won four of their past five as they try to keep their playoff hopes […]
Alex Smith threw for 243 yards and three touchdowns in the first half as the Kansas City Chiefs built a big lead and held on for a 27-20 victory over the mistake-prone Houston Texans on Sunday. Travis Kelce caught two touchdown passes in the first quarter, the first one coming after Kansas City intercepted Brian Hoyer […]
Paxton Lynch had 354 yards and two scores and Memphis had five more touchdowns on the ground in rolling to a 55-23 win over Kansas on Saturday. The Tigers (2-0) had 281 yards rushing while scoring on their first five possessions of the second half. They finished with 651 yards total and put up the […]
Mike Moustakas hit two home runs, including a grand slam, and finished with a franchise-record nine RBIs as the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 14-6 Saturday. Moustakas singled home two runs in the sixth inning, hit his second career slam in the seventh and capped his record-setting performance with a three-run drive in […]
Kansas State scored 30 unanswered points behind a solid performance from junior quarterback Joe Hubener, as the Wildcats topped the UTSA Roadrunners, 30-3, on Saturday before 29,424 fans at the Alamodome. The victory snapped a seven-game losing streak when playing in a domed stadium. Overcoming a slow start in the first quarter, K-State (2-0) had no trouble […]
In a game that was continued from Thursday, Emporia State outscored Central Missouri 21-10 on Saturday to post a 45-34 win and snap a 13 game losing streak to the Mules. Brent Wilson went 35 of 45 for 446 yards with five touchdowns in the win for Emporia State.LONGEST HALF TIME EVERThe game began on […]
Washburn Rural took down its biggest rival in Hayden on Friday night.
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The Royals have added their name to an exclusive: Most grand slams allowed in one inning (2). Kansas City yielded two slams in the eighth inning Friday night and lost to the Baltimore Orioles 14-8, their eighth defeat in 11 games. The Royals led 6-4 before becoming the seventh team in the modern era to […]
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS Player Pos. Injury Participation Wednesday Participation Thursday Participation Friday Friday Status Jeff Allen G Knee FP FP FP Questionable Jason Avant WR Hip FP FP FP Probable Chris Conley WR Knee FP FP FP Probable Eric Fisher T Ankle FP FP FP Questionable Demetrius Harris TE Foot FP FP FP Probable […]
Roberta Vinci has stunned Serena Williams to end her Grand Slam bid in one of the greatest upsets in tennis history. The 43rd-ranked Italian won 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the U.S. Open semifinals Friday. Vinci had never won a set off the 21-time major champion in four previous meetings and was in her first career […]
More than 18 hours after it started, the Washburn Ichabods finished off their win over Nebraska-Kearney with a 34-14 victory over the Lopers on Friday morning at Yager Stadium. Washburn returns to the field on Sept. 19 at Pittsburg State. The game resumed with 11:59 left in the third quarter with the Ichabods kicking off […]
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The Washburn Ichabods and Nebraska-Kearney will resume their football game at 11 a.m. on Friday morning in Yager Stadium after torrential rain with lightning and a tornado warning postponed the game. Washburn is leading 27-7 with 11:59 to play in the third quarter. The game will pick up with Washburn kicking off to the Lopers […]
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Former Kansas standout guard Aaron Miles has returned to his alma mater and will be the assistant director of student-athlete development, KU men’s basketball coach Bill Self announced Wednesday. “Aaron’s basketball career may not be over, but he is certainly going to be forced to miss this year because of a torn labrum that […]
Sporting Kansas City snapped a three-game losing streak on Wednesday with a 0-0 draw at the Portland Timbers thanks to a seven-save performance from Tim Melia in net. The road result creates a three-way tie for fourth place in the Western Conference standings with Sporting KC holding two games in hand on both the Seattle […]
“When it’s in the blood, that’s all one ever wants to do.” From when he barely turned four-years-old, Cody Hunsperger has gotten life’s thrill from riding renegade livestock. “My dad’s a roper, so I’ve been going to rodeos since before I was born, actually. I started out in the mutton busting, riding those runaway sheep, […]
Pinch-hitter Miguel Sano homered with two outs in the 12th inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 3-2 on Wednesday night. Sano was stuck in an 0-for-14 slump that included 11 strikeouts when he stepped to the plate against Franklin Morales (3-2), the Royals’ sixth reliever of the night. Sano […]
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The Washburn Ichabods return home to turn on the lights for the 2015 season of play in Yager Stadium as they will play host to Nebraska-Kearney at 6 p.m. on Sept. 10 in Topeka. The Ichabods are coming off a 20-14 loss at Lindenwood in their season opener after the Lions scored the go-ahead touchdown with […]
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Following an idle week during FIFA’s September international window, Sporting KC embarks on a two-game road trip that begins tonight in the Pacific Northwest against the Portland Timbers and ends in the opposite corner of the country against Orlando City SC on Sunday. Tonight’s match between fifth-place Sporting KC (11-7-7, 40 points) and sixth-place Portland […]
A full slate of games and meets took place on Tuesday.
Eric Hosmer hit a three-run double, Kendrys Morales drove in another run and the Kansas City Royals hung tough through eight more innings for a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night that snapped their four-game skid. Edinson Volquez (13-7) settled down after a shaky start to last seven innings, allowing six hits […]
After their performances over the past week, Hayden senior volleyball player Raven Lawlor and Topeka West senior wide receiver Jordan Newby are our Wendy’s high school athletes of the week. The Hayden volleyball team grabbed second place last year at the Class 4A-I state tournament. The Lady Wildcats are riding that momentum for this season as they started […]
The Jayhawks look to even their record at 1-1 to start the 2015 season as they take on the Tigers of Memphis on Saturday morning at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence. Kickoff is set for 6:00 pm. Saturday marks the first time the Jayhawks and Tigers will square off on the gridiron. Memphis is coming off […]
After a controversial choreography issue with the Kansas State marching band during Saturday’s game between K-State and South Dakota during half-time, K-State Athletic Director John Currie addressed the decision by the University to place “internal sanctions” on the Band After Saturday’s game, the administration formally apologized to the chancellor and athletic director at the University […]
Coming off a 34-0 shutout win over South Dakota in the season opener, the Kansas State Wildcats will hit the road for the first time this season on Saturday as the Wildcats take on UTSA in San Antonio’s Alamodome in a nationally-televised morning match-up. The game, which kicks off at 11:05 a.m. This is the […]
In conjunction with Major League Baseball, the Kansas City Royals today announced their 2016 regular season schedule today. All game times will be announced at a later date. Opening Day is scheduled for Monday, April 4, when the Royals welcome the New York Mets to Kauffman Stadium. It marks the first time in franchise […]
Kansas State released the following statement on Tuesday after the results of the Kansas State Marching Band’s performance at halftime against South Dakota: Following notification from the Big 12 Conference of potential violations of its sportsmanship and ethical conduct policies, Kansas State University has agreed to sanctions with the conference office. The potential violations occurred […]
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Tommy Milone pitched seven effective innings and Eduardo Escobar reached base four times and drove in three runs as the Minnesota Twins beat the struggling Kansas City Royals 6-2 on Monday night. The Royals have been outscored 31-9 in dropping four straight, matching their longest losing streak of the season. Milone (8-4) held the Royals […]
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The Kansas City Chiefs announced roster moves on Monday, including the signings of 10 practice squad players. Below is a look at today’s transactions: SIGNED TO PRACTICE SQUAD Player Pos. Ht. Wt. College Hometown Da’Ron Brown WR 6-0 199 Northern Illinois Chicago, Ill. Hebron Fangupo DT 6-0 324 BYU Orange County, Calif. Laurence […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have selected the contracts of right-handed pitchers Joba Chamberlain and Louis Coleman from Omaha (AAA), adding both players to the Major League roster. In corresponding roster moves, the Royals have designated right-handed pitcher Yohan Pino and infielder Dusty Coleman for assignment. Chamberlain, 29, was signed by the […]
The NFL season is here. The Kansas City Chiefs start their 2015 season this Sunday at 12:00 pm on the road against the Houston Texans. Head Coach Andy Reid spoke to the media on Monday morning. Reid addressed who will be the starting offensive line, also the status of Dontari Poe, the offense and defense […]
Week one of the non conference slate for the Big 12 concluded on Saturday evening. Below is a recap and a look ahead to week two as well as the audio from the Big 12 Coaches Teleconference Scores from week one: TCU 23 Minnesota 17Oklahoma State 24 Central Michigan 13Baylor 56 SMU 21South Dakota State […]
Fort Hays State’s Shaquille Cooper has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Football Offensive Athlete of the week while Central Missouri Tevin Teamer earned the defensive award. He was joined by his UCM teammate Billy Greco who earned Special Teams Athlete of the Week. MIAA/AstroTurf Offensive Athlete of the Week Shaquille Cooper, RB, Fort Hays State […]
The Symetra Tour, Road to the LPGA, moves from Sioux Falls, South Dakota to Mayetta, Kansas for the second annual Prairie Band Casino & Resort Charity Classic at Firekeeper Golf Course from Friday, September 11 through Sunday, September 13. This is the 19th event of the season and there are just five events remaining in […]
Texas Tech teammates Patrick Mahomes and Jakeem Grant, along with West Virginia’s Karl Joseph were selected the season’s first Big 12 Football Players of the Week by a panel of media that covers the Conference. Mahomes (offense) earned his second career honor while Joseph (defense) and Grant (special teams) were recognized for the first time. […]
Adam Eaton homered and scored three times, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-5 on Sunday for their fourth straight win. Eaton collected three more hits and is batting .517 (15 for 29) in his last seven games. Erik Johnson (1-0), one of Chicago’s top prospects, pitched six innings of three-run […]
HC Bill Snyder QB Joe Hubener DT Travis Britz DB Morgan Burns Winston Dimel punched in two touchdowns Saturday and helped lead Kansas State to a 34-0 win over South Dakota in the season opener for both teams. Kansas State overwhelmed its FCS opponent from the first play of the game, when Morgan Burns […]
The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Saturday that the club has waived/released 19 players in addition to other roster moves in order to meet the NFL’s mandated 53-player roster. Clubs can set their 10-man practice squad roster beginning tomorrow, Sept. 6, at approximately 1 p.m. WAIVED/RELEASED Player Pos. Ht. Wt. College Hometown Da’Ron […]
Zach Lujan threw for 293 yards and three touchdowns, Isaac Wallace ran for 118 yards and another score and South Dakota State spoiled the debut of Kansas coach David Beaty with a 41-38 victory over the Jayhawks on Saturday. Jake Wieneke had eight catches for 160 yards and two touchdowns, and Brady Mengarelli also ran […]
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One tiny mistake proved costly in the decision of a game featuring two powerhouse football programs.
John Danks threw a seven-hitter and Adam Eaton matched his career high with four hits, including a three-run homer, as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 12-1 Friday night. Alexei Ramirez also had four hits – tying his career high – drove in two runs and scored three times. Tyler Flowers also […]
Plenty of soccer and volleyball action on Thursday from city schools.
Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Paulo Orlando added a two-run shot and Kendrys Morales drove in four runs as the Kansas City Royals routed the Detroit Tigers 15-7 on Thursday night to wrap up another series win. Ben Zobrist drove in two runs for the Royals, whose 15 runs and 20 hits were their […]
A Lindenwood touchdown with 23 seconds to play in the game was the difference at the Lions topped the Ichabods 20-14 in the season opener. Washburn returns home to face Nebraska-Kearney at 6 p.m. next Thursday in Yager Stadium. With 1:44 to play in the game after an Ichabod fake field goal attempt was halted, […]
Chase Daniel threw a touchdown pass and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the St. Louis Rams 24-17 to finish unbeaten in the preseason on Thursday night. The Chiefs (4-0) were unbeaten in the preseason for the first time since 1969, the season the franchise won its lone Super Bowl title. The Rams (0-4) were winless […]
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady can suit up for his team’s season opener after a judge erased his four-game suspension for “Deflategate.” The surprise ruling by U.S. District Judge Richard Berman came Thursday after more than one month of failed settlement talks between the NFL and its players’ union. Many legal experts believed the […]
A quiet day, but Washburn Rural girls golf didn’t mind that.
Ned Yost Lorenzo Cain Yordano Ventura translated by Pedro Grifol Jonny Gomes Yordano Ventura struck out 11 over seven sharp innings, the Royals hit four home runs and Kansas City rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. Kendrys Morales hit a three-run shot, Cheslor Cuthbert added his first career homer, […]
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The Washburn Ichabods will open their 125th season of football on Sept. 3 when they travel to St. Charles, Mo., to face Lindenwood at 7 p.m. in a Thursday night opener. Washburn has won its last six of its last seven season openers with the loss coming last season to Lindenwood 44-38 in Topeka on Sept. 4. The […]
Soccer and volleyball really took off on Tuesday, September 1.
The Kansas City Royals comeback fell just a bit short last night as they fell to the Tigers in game one of their three game series 6-5. The Royals were hoping for a better outing from ace Johnny Cueto but for the third straight start he struggled early in the game. Cueto gave up one […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist has been named the Royals Majestic Player of the Month for August, while right-handed pitcher Yordano Ventura has been named the club’s Pitcher of the Month. The player award is determined by a combined fan and media vote, with the pitcher award voted on by […]
The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has made four roster moves in order to meet the NFL’s mandated 75-player roster. The league’s final roster cutdown to 53 players must take place before 3 p.m. CT on Sept. 5. Below is a look at the club’s moves. WAIVED Player Pos. Ht. […]
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have made several roster moves as Major League rosters can expand to 40 players. The club has returned outfielder Alex Gordon from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list (left groin strain). Outfielder Jonny Gomes, acquired from the Atlanta Braves last night, will […]
Coming off four-straight seasons of eight or more wins and five-straight bowl berths, Kansas State opens the 2015 season against South Dakota at 6:10 p.m., Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. K-State leads the all-time series, 3-0, after winning games in 1980, 1981 and 1982, all in Manhattan. The Wildcats won those games by an average of 27 points, including a […]
The Kansas football team welcomes FCS foe South Dakota State to Memorial Stadium to kickoff the 2015 season Saturday, September 5, at 11 a.m. Saturday’s matchup will be the third time KU will face SDSU and the second time it will open its season against the FCS opponent. KU is 2-0 in games against the […]
A ruling from U.S. District Judge Richard Berman could come today in the Tom Brady versus Roger Goodell Deflategate case. Berman said yesterday after meeting with Brady and Goodell that no settlement had been reached and that he might offer his judicial decision today or tomorrow or sometime this week. Berman will have to either […]
Slowly, but surely, high school athletics are kicking into full gear. Just one team was in action Monday.
Sporting Kansas City captain Matt Besler was named to the United States Men’s National Team’s 23-player roster on Sunday for a pair of upcoming international friendlies. The United States will host Peru on Sept. 4 in Washington, D.C. before playing Brazil on Sept. 8 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. “It’s always an honor to get called in […]
Kansas State students will have to sign a sportsmanship pledge before they can pick up their tickets for sporting events this year. The pledge requires students to refrain from using profanity and inappropriate chants and to show respect for all athletes, coaches, fans and officials. The sportsmanship pledge is the first in the Big 12 […]
The Kansas City Royals have acquired veteran outfielder Jonny Gomes and cash from the Atlanta Braves according to Fox Sports. Gomes, currently is hitting .233 with 7 HR and 22 RBI. In his 13-year career Gomes is a .242 hitter. The Royals will send minor league SS Luis Valenzuela to Atlanta in the […]
The 2015 college football season officially kicks off this week across the country. All 10 Big 12 teams are in action this weekend. The Big 12 opens the 2015 season with two of the top four nationally-ranked teams in preseason polls. Seventy percent of Conference squads are ranked or receivedvotes. TCU was voted to win the […]
A pair of volleyball squads participated in a big, prestigious tournament.
Brandon Guyer and Kevin Kiermaier homered, and the Tampa Bay bullpen held the Kansas City Royals to one hit over five innings Sunday in the Rays’ 3-2 win. Kiermaier’s sixth-inning homer off Luke Hochevar (1-1) broke a 2-2 tie. It was Kiermaier’s second homer in two games and sixth of the season. Xavier Cedeno (3-1) […]
The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Sunday that the club has waived 11 players to prepare for the NFL’s mandated 75-player roster limit by Sept. 1. The league’s final roster cutdown to 53 players must take place before 3 p.m. CT on Sept. 5. The following players have been waived by the club: WAIVED […]
Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night. Morales had an RBI single and Moustakas a run-scoring double off Jake Odorizzi (6-7) as the Royals grabbed a 4-3 lead in the fifth. Morales […]
Andy Reid Alex Smith Travis Kelce Jeremy Maclin Associated Press: Alex Smith threw for 171 yards and two touchdowns in less than a half, and the Kansas City Chiefs’ offense looked the sharpest it has all preseason in a weather-shortened 34-10 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Friday night. The game was called with […]
Associated Press: Kendrys Morales hit his 15th homer, Edinson Volquez pitched into the seventh inning and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 on Friday night. Morales put the Royals up 3-1 with a two-run shot in the third off Erasmo Ramirez (10-5) that struck an overhanging catwalk. He has […]
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The final Shawnee County high school football preview is with the Silver Lake Eagles, who are looking to get back to the state championship game after falling to Rossville.
Girls golf Shawnee Heights tournament Team score: 1. Washburn Rural 347, 2. Hayden 368, T3. Manhattan 393, T3. Shawnee Heights 393, 5. Holton 445, 6. Junction City 465. Individual results: 1. TH’s Stous 79, 2. JC’s Roether 81, 3. WR’s Jellison 83, 4. Manhattan’s Myers 84 (won scorecard playoff), 5. WR’s Glynn 84. Other Washburn […]
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Yordano Ventura struck out a career-high 11 in just six innings, Paulo Orlando homered and the Kansas City Royals hung on to beat the struggling Baltimore Orioles 5-3 on Thursday. Ventura (9-7) allowed two hits and four walks to improve to 5-0 in his last seven starts. He has thrown 25 innings and given up […]
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The Rossville Dawgs are coming off their first state football championship in program history.
Chris Davis, Manny Machado and Jonathan Schoop each hit a two-run homer off Johnny Cueto, and the Baltimore Orioles totaled five long balls in all Wednesday night to power their way to an 8-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals that snapped a six-game skid. Wei-Yin Chen (8-6) allowed three runs for the Orioles while scattering […]
Washburn Rural looks to bounce back after falling flat last season.
The networks and most times for the third annual Big 12/SEC Challenge presented by SONIC have been finalized, the two conferences and ESPN have announced. For the first time, all 10 games in the Challenge are slated to be played on one day – a common bye date of Saturday, January 30, 2016 during […]
Five teams from Shawnee county make the list.
Kendrys Morales hit a solo homer, Mike Moustakas and Eric Hosmer also drove in runs and the Kansas City Royals leaned on their bullpen to beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 on Tuesday night. Danny Duffy (7-6) dodged trouble for most of 5 2-3 innings, allowing two runs on five hits and two walks. The left-hander struck […]
The ride was extremely bumpy, but the Topeka West Chargers are looking for their best year in quite some time.
Omar Infante led a seven-run charge in the sixth inning to support a strong start by Kris Medlen, helping the Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-3 on Monday night. Despite working on a pitch count, Medlen (2-0) lasted six innings in his first start since Sept. 27, 2013, with Atlanta. The right-hander allowed five […]
With 2015 Kansas football Fall Camp officially in the books, Jayhawk head coach David Beaty announced Monday afternoon that junior Montell Cozart has been named the Jayhawks’ starting quarterback. “Montell has been able to operate our offensive effectively,” said Beaty. “He has been able to move the team, he has taken care of the ball […]
The Topeka High Trojans pack quite a punch.
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson was in a coma and in critical condition after sustaining a head injury when he was hit by a large piece of debris that broke off a car Sunday in the crash-filled race at Pocono Raceway. IndyCar released the information on Wilson’s condition Sunday night and said he was undergoing further […]
Mike Moustakas’ two-run double capped a four-run ninth inning that carried the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals to an 8-6 comeback victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Moustakas also had a solo homer and RBI double for Kansas City, which salvaged a split of the four-game series. Boston led 6-4 going into the […]
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer, Yordano Ventura pitched six effective innings and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Red Sox 6-3 Saturday night, ending Boston’s four-game winning streak. Kendrys Morales added a two-run double and Alex Rios had three singles and an RBI for Kansas City. Following losses the first two nights, […]