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Stories written by Dustin Armbruster

Hays softball sweeps Colby »

Hays High

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER Game 1:  Hays 11, Colby 0 (5 inn.) Hays scored four runs in the first inning, five in the second and two in the third as the Indian’s softball team cruised to a 11-0 run rule win in five innings.  Colby threatened to score in the first inning on a single, walk […]

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Jordan Windholz signs with Barton »

Jordan Windholz

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER Twelve months ago, then junior Jordan Windholz had already missed the second half of the basketball season, the state basketball tournament and was missing the track season due to a knee injury.  Needless to say college basketball wasn’t on Jordan’s radar.  Tuesday in the Hays High cafeteria, Windholz signed his letter of […]

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Preston Weigel chooses Oklahoma State »

Preston Weigel

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER After an outstanding high school wrestling career, Hays High senior Preston Weigel has chosen to compete at Oklahoma State University next year. Weigel, a three-time state champion in class 5A, went undefeated over the past two seasons. He lost only one match as a sophomore and three during his freshman year. Weigel […]

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HHS athletic director moving on »

Hays High

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER After more than a decade as athletic director/assistant principal at Hays High School, Clint Albers will be moving on to another school district. Albers accepted the same position at Olathe South a couple of weeks ago, though he will fulfill his contract with USD 489. Albers’ contract ends June 30, and his […]

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HHS Basketball By The Numbers »

Hays High

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER Hays Post 23 – Most wins in school history. 23 – Most consecutive wins in school history. 3 – 3rd season with 20 or more wins in school history.  22 wins in 1943-44.  21 wins in 1995-96. 175 – assists by Kyler Niernberger are the most in a single season breaking Brian […]

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Indians finish fourth at state »

Hays High

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER Wichita Heights 51 – Hays 49 The Hays Indians’ shooting touch that eluded them all state tournament long finally returned in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon. Unfortunately, it came too late in the Indians 51-49 loss to Wichita Heights in the third place game. Hays and Heights were tied at three, five […]

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Survive and advance; Indians move into state semifinals »

Hays High

By DUSTIN ARMBRUSTER Hays Post Hays 48 – Salina Central 46 The Hays High Indians new they would be in for a fight with Salina Central in the first round of the state tournament on Wednesday night.  The finish would turn out just like their first meeting on February 11th. Just as in the first […]

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State Basketball Broadcasts »

KSHSAA 2014 State Basketball

By Dustin Armbruster Eagle Radio will have coverage of the following state basketball tournaments: Wednesday – March 12th 5A – Hays High Indians – 96.9 KFIX.  6:30 Tip-Off.  Available with video on Hays Post as well. 2A – Ellis Lady Railers – 99.5 KHAZ.  8:15 Tip-Off. Thursday – March 13th 2A – Plainville Cardinals – […]

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Indians are heading to state »

Hays High

By Dustin Armbruster Hays 55 – Bishop Carroll 38 Just 12 points were scored between Hays and Bishop Carroll over the first quarter of their sub-state championship game Friday night.  Carroll led 7-5 after the first holding the Indians to just a pair of Brady Werth free throws and a Jordan Windholz three. It was […]

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Hays High Girl’s Season Comes To A Close »

Hays High Indians

By Dustin Armbruster The Hays High Lady Indians basketball season came to a close much the same way it started, with a loss.  Hays finished their season with a 60-29 loss in Great Bend falling to 0-21 on the year. Great Bend started the game on a 23-0 run before Hays answered with six straight […]

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Hays High’s Preston Weigel’s Next Move »

Preston Weigel

By Dustin Armbruster The question Hays High senior Preston Weigel has been asked more than any over the past several months is “What’s Next?” or at least some variation of that.  Weigel starred on the Indian’s football team the past two seasons garnering first team honors in the WAC in 2013 and also was named […]

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Hays 21-0 With Sub-State Win »

Hays High

By Dustin Armbruster It took Hays High 2:30 minutes to score in the opening round of sub-state against Wichita West on Wednesday night.  A Jordan Windholz three pointer gave Hays their first points of the game and Hays never trailed winning 68-43 over the Pioneers.  Leading 14-11 with 2:00 left in the first quarter, Hays […]

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Hays High Sub-State Games Set »

Hays High

By Dustin Armbruster Finishing the regular season 20-0 has earned the Hays High Indians the #1 seed in the upcoming week’s sub-state tournament. Hays will host 3-17 Wichita West on Wednesday at 6:00. The winner of that game takes on the winner of fourth seeded Bishop Carroll or the fifth seed Great Bend. Both teams […]

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