Outfielder Alex Gordon has turned down his player option with the Kansas City Royals for the 2016 season.
Check out this week’s impressive duo – one from Shawnee Heights and another from Hayden.
Who do the guys like to win the state championship? Find out right here.
Wichita Trinity wins 4-0
The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have declined the mutual options on right-handed pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and outfielder Alex Rios. Both players will become free agents and are able to sign with any club beginning on Friday, November 6 at 11 p.m. CT. Following today’s moves, the Royals’ reserve list is at 33 […]
Two teams from the capital city are so close to state. All it takes is one win.
Rossville is off to a hot start in the playoffs.
The Royals celebration started a noon and lasted till about 2:45 pm in the afternoon as an estimated 500,000 fans showed their gratitude to the Royals for their 2015 championship run. The parade started at Grand Boulevard and ended at Union Station and The Victory Rally stage was located right in front of Union Station. Ryan Lefebvre […]
The Jayhawks take to the road to face the Longhorns of Texas in Big 12 play. Kickoff is set for 7:00 pm on Saturday from Austin, Texas. Saturday’s game will be the 25th meeting between the Texas Longhorns and Kansas Jayhawks. Texas leads the all-time series with Kansas, 12-2, and has never lost at home […]
Washburn Basketball dropped a 75-48 exhibition contest with NCAA Division I opponent Kansas State on Monday, Nov. 2 at Bramlage Coliseum. The Ichabods hung tough with the Wildcats for a majority of the game, staying within double-digits until the 1:44 mark of the third quarter. Washburn shot 27.1 percent from the field and hit 23.3 percent […]
Playoffs are finally here. Catch analysis from every coach from the capital city.
Week 9 Rewind Baylor (had a bye) Iowa State (defeated Texas 24-0) Iowa State recorded its first shutout since Nov. 23, 2013 (34-0 vs. Kansas) and beat Texas for the first time in Ames. The 204 yards allowed by ISU are its third-fewest ever in Big 12 play (150 vs. Kansas, 2002; 190 vs. Baylor, […]
Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self met with the media inside the Allen Fieldhouse Media Room Monday to discuss the team’s preparations for the start of exhibition play. Kansas opens its 2015-16 campaign when it hosts Pittsburg State at Allen Fieldhouse Wednesday evening.
Three city cross country runners grabbed medals over the weekend.
Crown ’em, Kansas City! One agonizing step from ecstasy last season, this time the Royals reign after their latest incredible comeback and a go-ahead hit from maybe the most unlikely player in uniform. Christian Colon singled home the tiebreaking run in the 12th inning and those bound-and-determined Royals rallied one more time to beat the […]
The Kansas City Royals rallied for three runs in the eighth inning after second baseman Daniel Murphy’s error and startled the New York Mets 5-3 Saturday night for a 3-1 lead in the World Series. The Royals posted their seventh postseason comeback win this October. Now, one more victory in November will clinch their first crown since […]
For the third time in the last four games, Kansas relied on its freshman quarterback and wide receiver duo to put points on the board as the Jayhawks fell to No. 14/13 Oklahoma, 62-7, Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium. Kansas (0-8, 0-5 Big 12) freshman quarterback Ryan Willis found fellow classmate wide receiver Tyler Patrick in […]
Follow along with match updates from all state tournament sites.
Get your final High School Football regular season scores here.
Free State locked down Topeka High to give Trojans first loss on year.
David Wright and Curtis Granderson homered, rookie Noah Syndergaard pitched six effective innings and the New York Mets roughed up the Kansas City Royals 9-3 Friday night, cutting their World Series deficit to 2-1. Shut down in Kansas City, the Mets came out swinging in the first Series game at Citi Field. Wright launched a […]
It’s pretty simple from here on out: win or go home. Regional soccer play started Monday. Find all the results right here.
Kansas Athletics will move next Wednesday’s men’s basketball exhibition game to Thursday, Nov. 5, if the World Series returns to Kansas City for Game 6. The Jayhawks are currently scheduled to face Pittsburg State next Wednesday, Nov. 4, at 7 p.m. That day and time would conflict with Game 7 of the World Series […]
A pair of hard-throwing pitchers will square off when the Mets host Kansas City in Game 3 of the World Series in New York tonight. The Royals go with Yordano Ventura, while the Mets will start rookie Noah Syndergaard. Ventura’s fastball averaged 96.3 mph during the season, while Syndergaard’s was clocked at an average of […]
Sporting Kansas City’s 2015 season ended in heartbreaking fashion on Thursday at the Portland Timbers in the Western Conference Knockout Round. Kevin Ellis sent the single-elimination match to extra time with the game-tying goal in the 87th minute and Krisztian Nemeth lifted Sporting KC into the lead with a stunning strike in the first of […]
It’s the final week of regular season high school football. Catch all the scores from Thursday night right here.
Horak and the Rossville Dawgs stay perfect with their third straight win over the Silver Lake Eagles.
Johnny Cueto pitched a two-hitter, Eric Hosmer drove in two more runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Mets 7-1 Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in the World Series. Cueto struck out four, walked three and reinforced why the Royals got the dreadlocked ace from Cincinnati in late July. The crowd at […]
It’s the final week of regular season high school football. Find out who the crew likes to win this week.
Eight teams from the area are mentioned in the final KFBCA rankings.
Alex Gordon hit a tying home run with one out in the ninth inning, Eric Hosmer hit a sacrifice fly against Bartolo Colon in the 14th and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Mets 5-4 Tuesday night in the longest opener in World Series history. Making his Series debut at age 42, Colon escaped […]
Hear from these fantastic athletes; one from Shawnee Heights and another from Washburn Rural.
The Kansas State Wildcats have lost four games in a row, this is the first time they have lost four in a row under Head Coach Bill Snyder since 2005. The Wildcats have an off week this Saturday before they take on the Baylor Bears on Thursday, November 5th at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Listen […]
The Kansas Jayhawks host #14 Oklahoma on Saturday. Jayhawks and Sooners kickoff at 2:30 p.m Audio: Head Coach David Beaty
The Kansas City Royals have set their 25-man roster for the World Series, which begins tonight at 7:07 p.m. CT on FOX. The Royals have placed infielder Raul Mondesi on the World Series roster by selecting his contract from Northwest Arkansas (AA). To make room for Mondesi on the 40-man roster, the club has designated […]
Four city teams are going to the postseason. Hear reactions from all seven city coaches with the HS FB Coaches Club, brought to you by Hogwild Pit Bar-B-Q.
The Kansas City Royals are back in the Fall Classic for the second time in as many years. The first 45 years of the Royals franchise they made two World Series appearances, now they have made it in back to back years. Game one of the Fall Classic will be on Tuesday, 7:07 p.m. start […]
The Chiefs snapped their five game losing streak with their 23-13 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Kansas City got a great effort from running back Charcandrick West who went for 110 yards on 22 carries also had a touchdown. Cairo Santos hit on 3 of 4 field goals and gave the chiefs the lead at […]
Recap from Saturday’s action: Baylor (7-0 overall, 4-0 in Big 12; defeated Iowa State, 45-27; at Kansas State, Nov. 5) Junior wide receiver Corey Coleman now has a school record 31 career touchdown receptions. Running back Shock Linwood has 33 career rushing touchdowns. The school record is 35. Baylor is averaging 56.6 points per game […]
Northwest Missouri’s Brady Bolles has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Football Offensive Athlete of the Week. ESU’s Kole Schankie earned Defensive Athlete of the Week honors with UCM’s Jaylen Zachery earning Special Team Athlete of the Week. MIAA/AstroTurf Offensive Athlete of the Week Brady Bolles, QB, Northwest Missouri Bolles passed for a career-high 329 yards on […]
A couple of area teams advanced to the state.
Hear from Royals Manager Ned Yost as the Royals held a team workout Sunday evening. Royals and Mets play Game 1 of the World Series Tuesday Night at Kauffman Stadium.
Andy Reid Alex Smith Chris Conley Eric Berry Charcandrick West Derrick Johnson Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs refused to give up another fourth-quarter lead. Smith threw for 251 yards and a touchdown, Cairo Santos kicked three field goals and the Chiefs beat the injury-filled Pittsburgh Steelers 23-13 on Sunday to snap a five-game […]
Nine total teams from the area are headed to state. See the matchups right here!
Nine area volleyball teams turned in championship performances over the weekend!
The Washburn Ichabods fell 38-27 to Central Oklahoma as the Bronchos spoiled the Homecoming encounter in Yager Stadium. The Ichabods return to action at Emporia State in the annual Turnpike Tussle. The Bronchos took the lead with 6:12 to play in the first quarter when Darrack Harger scored for the only points in the first […]
– Kansas State’s rally from an early deficit fell short late in the second half, as Texas posted a 23-9 win on a rainy Saturday in front of 88,283 at DKR Texas-Memorial Stadium. The Wildcats (3-4, 0-4 Big 12) were down 16-0 midway through the second quarter before scoring nine straight points, including a […]
Hear from Royals players from inside the clubhouse and the celebration on the field. Photo Courtesy: Associated Press Ben Zobrist Luke Hochevar Alex Gordon Alex Rios Greg Holland Chris Young Wade Davis Lorenzo Cain Eric Hosmer Kelvin Herrera Dayton Moore Mike Jirschele George Brett The Royals earned another champagne shower at Kauffman Stadium. Lorenzo […]
The Trojans are going to the Class 6A playoffs after a win over Washburn Rural.
Get all of your Week 8 High School Football scores here.
Two coaches from the Centennial League will represent in the 2016 Kansas Shrine Bowl.
Every team has one more shot at postseason play. All it takes is solid play this weekend. Check out every bracket right here.
Hear from Ned Yost ahead of Game 6 of the ALCS. Kansas City leads Toronto 3-2 in the best of 7 series. First Pitch set for Friday at 7:07 p.m on 580 WIBW Radio.
After winning the MIAA postseason tournament and advancing to the final four in the NCAA Division II National Tournament, Emporia State has been picked by the coaches to win the MIAA in the 2015-16 season. The Lady Hornets received 13 of the possible 14 first place votes after falling 51-46 to eventual national champion California […]
It looks like winning the National League West wasn’t enough for the ownership team of the Los Angeles Dodgers. A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that Don Mattingly is out as manager of the team. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the team has not announced his departure. […]
A total of 10 area schools are ranked going into Sub-State play this weekend.
Marco Estrada pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning, giving Toronto’s tattered bullpen a rest and leading the Blue Jays over the Kansas City Royals 7-1 Wednesday to close to 3-2 in the American League Championship Series. Troy Tulowitzki broke open the game with a three-run double off Kelvin Herrera in the sixth, giving him seven […]
Week number two for district play is this week. Find out who the guys like to win with so many good matchups taking place.
This week features a Hayden Wildcat and a Shawnee Heights T-Bird. Find out who!
Washburn will host Central Oklahoma on Oct. 24 as the Ichabods and the rest of the University celebrate Homecoming in Yager Stadium with a 2 p.m. kickoff against the Bronchos. Washburn is 46-42-1 all-time in its Homecoming games and has won 9 of the last 12. The Ichabods are 2-2 against the Bronchos with each […]
Northwest Missouri has been picked to win the MIAA by the league’s coaches in men’s basketball earning nine first place votes after claiming the regular season crown last season. Things were close in second through fifth place as just nine points seperated the next four teams in the poll. Central Missouri earned one first place […]
Ben Zobrist and the relentless Kansas City Royals showed they can play home run derby, too. And with one more win, they’ll have a chance to show off their power in a return trip to the World Series. Zobrist hit a two-run homer on knuckleballer R.A. Dickey’s fourth pitch of the game, Alex Rios connected […]
K-State heads back out on the road looking to snap a three-game skid as the Wildcats visit Austin and the Texas Longhorns on Saturday in an 11 a.m., nationally-televised game on FOX Sports 1. The Wildcats suffered their second worst defeat under Head Coach Bill Snyder this past Saturday against Oklahoma, losing 55-0. The Longhorns […]
The Kansas Jayhawks take to the road this Saturday as they face the undefeated Oklahoma State Cowboys at 2:30 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The Last time the Jayhawks won a game against OSU came on Nov. 10, 2007, with a decisive 43-28 victory at Boone Pickens Stadium. Since then, Kansas has lost five-straight contests against Oklahoma […]
Seven area schools are mentioned in the latest rankings. Is your team one of them? Find out here.
2015 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Days took place Tuesday in Kansas City. Kansas State Head Coach Bruce Weber met with the media at 11 a.m. The Wildcats return six lettermen, including five players with starting experience, to go with an influx of 10 newcomers, including seven scholarship players. The squad officially opens the season with […]
The city of Topeka was represented well at all state tournaments. Check out all the results right here.
2015 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Days took place Tuesday in Kansas City. First up from the Sprint Center was KU Head Coach Bill Self. The Jayhawks are picked to win their 12th straight Big 12 Title. Kansas has won, or tied for, 14 of the 19 Big 12 regular-season titles, including the last 11 consecutive, a streak which […]
Troy Tulowitzki and Josh Donaldson each homered in a six-run third inning, and Toronto’s bats broke out at home for an 11-8 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night that trimmed the Blue Jays’ deficit to 2-1 in the AL Championship Series. Ryan Goins also connected and had a two-run single, one game […]
Week number one for district play is in the books. Hear reactions from all seven city coaches!
The Kansas City Chiefs have now lost five games in a row after opening the season with a win against the Houston Texans. The Vikings beat the Chiefs 16-10 on Sunday afternoon. The Chiefs now stand at 1-5. The Chiefs host the Steelers on Sunday at Arrowhead stadium with a noon kickoff. Head Coach Andy […]
Recap from the October 17th games: Baylor (6-0, 3-0; defeated West Virginia, 62-38; vs. Iowa State Saturday) Junior wide receiver Corey Coleman broke the Baylor single-season record for touchdown receptions. His three catches for touchdowns give him 16, surpassing the record of 14 set by Kendall Wright in 2011. Coleman joins Texas Tech’s Michael Crabtree and […]
Fort Hays State’s Shaquille Cooper has been named the MIAA/AstroTurf Offensive Athlete of the Week with teammate Brock Long earning Defensive Athlete of the Week. FHSU’s Drew O’ Brien joins NSU’s Garrett Powell as Co-Special Teams Athletes of the Week. MIAA/AstroTurf Offensive Athlete of the WeekShaquille Cooper, RB, Fort Hays State Cooper recorded his second […]
The city of Topeka was represented well at various state tennis tournaments over the weekend.
Royals manager Ned Yost has chosen Chris Young over Kris Medlen as his starter for Game 4 of the ALCS. Young has only made two starts since July 28, but they were good ones. He allowed one run in 11 1-3 innings over those two outings, with his final start coming Oct. 2. The 6-foot-10, […]
Minnesota’s defense and rookie wide receiver Stefon Diggs bailed out Teddy Bridgewater for an erratic performance, and the Vikings held on to beat the mistake-prone Kansas City Chiefs 16-10 on Sunday. Alex Smith’s 42-yard touchdown pass to Albert Wilson midway through the fourth quarter pulled the Chiefs within three points, but the Vikings (3-2) played well enough […]
A little hit changed the outcome as the Royals win 6-3.
Kansas State had no answer for Oklahoma’s offense as the Sooners put up 568 total yards on their way to a 55-0 victory over the Wildcats on Saturday in front of a sold-out Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The loss marked the first time the Wildcats have been shutout at home since the 1991 season. K-State’s […]
Patrick Mahomes threw for 359 yards and a score, De’Andre Washington rushed for 160 yards and a TD and Texas Tech held off a late-charging, winless Kansas team 30-20 on Saturday. The Red Raiders (5-2, 2-2 Big 12) racked up 225 yards rushing and a touchdown on the ground. Texas Tech’s 30 points were the […]
The experts said this was going to be a high scoring game but Edinson Volquez had other ideas as he led the Royals to a 5-0 win in game one of the ALCS. The first inning of the ALCS went without much excitement. Volquez allowed 0 hits and walked one, while Estrada started off rocky […]
Get all your High School football scores from Week 1 of district play right here.
Free State’s star senior tailback leads the charge with career night.
The Royals and Blue Jays continue their sometimes contentious meetings in the opener of the American League Championship Series tonight. The defending champ Royals are going with Edinson Volquez , who angered some Blue Jays hitters earlier this season by throwing inside to them. Marco Estrada gets the start for the Blue Jays, who are […]
The Vikings struck early and often in this high-scoring affair.
Royals manager Ned Yost & ALCS Game 1 starter Edinson Volquez met with the media Thursday afternoon. Game 1 is Friday at 7:07 P.M. Ned Yost Edinson Volquez
Major League Baseball has announced the start times for the first 4 games of the AL/NL Championship Series. All ALCS games can be heard on 580 WIBW Radio.
Kansas Again … Jayhawks The Pick To Win 12th Straight Men’s Basketball Title Irving, Texas – As has been the case each of the last four years, Kansas is the preseason choice to win the Big 12 men’s basketball regular season championship. The Jayhawks were a unanimous selection and are the favorite for the 14th […]
Ned Yost Lorenzo Cain Alex Rios Danny Duffy Alcides Escobar Salvador Perez Jarrod Dyson Eric Hosmer Ben Zobrist Owner David Glass Sounds of Celebration beginning in the clubhouse Johnny Cueto delivered a masterpiece on his biggest stage yet, pitching eight dominant innings Wednesday night and leading the resilient Kansas City Royals to a […]
District time is finally here. Find out who the guys like to advance to the postseason.
Kansas State will open the 2016 football season with a marquee nationally-televised matchup against Stanford the evening of Friday, September 2 in Palo Alto, Athletics Director John Currie has announced. The home-and-home agreement with the Pac -12 power finalizes the non-conference portion of K-State’s 2016 schedule. Following the opener at Stanford, the Wildcats will host […]
Eight area teams are ranked this week.
This week’s segment features a Hayden Wildcat and a Topeka High Trojan. Find out who!
Royals pay tribute to fallen heroes.
It is win and advance or lose and go home for the Kansas City Royals and the Houston Astros. Game five of the ALDS is set for Wednesday evening with a first pitch time set for 7:07 p.m. Johnny Cueto will start for the Royals, the Astros will answer with Collin McHugh. McHugh pitched game […]
Kansas and Texas Tech will meet for the 17th time in the history of the two programs with the Red Raiders leading the way with a 15-1 advantage. The Jayhawks have never won a game against TTU in Lawrence, and haven’t beaten them since a 34-31 overtime victory in Lubbock, Texas, Oct. 6, 2001. The […]
Following its second-straight heartbreaking loss to a ranked team, K-State will have a chance to bounce back against another top-25 squad as 19th-ranked Oklahoma visits sold-out Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday in a 2:30 p.m. The Sooners suffered their first loss of the season last week against Texas. Under Bill Snyder, K-State is 8-12 […]
Find out who is headed to state next week!
The season restarts with district play beginning this week for all city schools. Find out how the coaches feel about it after last week’s play.
The Kansas City Royals were down four runs in the eighth inning but somehow managed to put up five runs to take the lead and end up winning game four of the ALDS 9-6 on Monday afternoon. The Royals trailed 3-2 going into the bottom of of the seventh inning when rookie Carlos Correa seemingly […]
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL in his right knee. The star running back hurt his knee in the third quarter of Sunday’s loss to Chicago. An MRI on Monday confirmed the tear. Earlier Monday, coach Andy Reid said “the worst case is the ACL […]