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FHSU picked 4th in MIAA Women’s Preseason Basketball Poll »

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MIAA KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Emporia State has been picked to win the league after winning the MIAA Tournament Championship in 2014. The Hornets got five first place votes, as did Pittsburg State who came in just seven points behind them in the poll of the league’s coaches. Washburn earned three first place votes and […]

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Fort Hays State holds weekly football press conference »

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Fort Hays State Weekly Football Press Conference October 21, 2014 Head Coach Chris Brown     Wide Receiver Garrison Hendricks   Linebacker Justin McPhail   Safety Michael Jordan    

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Bumgarner, Pence lead Giants over Royals in Game 1 of World Series »

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By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. It might as well have been 100 with the way MadBum and this orange-and-black bunch play in the World Series. Bumgarner carried […]

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FHSU women’s golf finishes 6th at Park University Fall Classic »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State women’s golf finished sixth at the Park University Fall Classic, held in Parkville, Mo. The Tigers were tied for fifth after the first day of competition and shot 18 strokes better on day two, but still dropped a spot in the standings. The tournament was held at The National Golf […]

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FHSU men’s soccer returns to No. 24 in latest national rankings »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State returned to No. 24 in the latest NSCAA National Rankings, announced Tuesday by the organization. FHSU slipped one spot to No. 25 last week, but returned to the 24th spot after two shutout victories last week. The Tigers have won eight straight games, outscoring opponents 36-5 during that span, with […]

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FHSU’s Babyak, Thompson honored as MIAA Soccer Athletes of the Week »


MIAA Fort Hays State defender Jamie Babyak and goalkeeper Kritsten Thompson have both been honored by the MIAA as Women’s Soccer Athlete’s of the Week. Babyak being named the Defensive Athlete of the Week and Thompson Goalkeeper of the Week for the second straight time. MIAA Defensive Athlete of the Week Jamie Babyak, D, Fort […]

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FHSU’s Castorino named MIAA Men’s Soccer Athlete of the Week »

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Fort Hays State’s Mauricio Castorino has been named the MIAA Men’s Soccer Athlete of the Week. Castorino tied for the team lead in FHSUs two shutout victories last week, scoring one goal and assisting in two others en route to a 5-0 win over Southwest Baptist and a 2-0 win versus Harding. All four points […]

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HHS girls’ golf wins 4A state title; TMP-Marian finishes sixth »

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The Hays High girls’ golf team shot a 364 to run away with the 4A state championship Monday at Dub’s Dread Golf Course in Kansas City. The Indians take their first ever team title by 16 strokes over Topeka Hayden. Goodland was third 27 shots back. TMP-Marian finished sixth with a 420. The Indians placed […]

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Tiger Talk with FHSU football coach Chris Brown (AUDIO) »

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FHSU women’s soccer sets season shutout mark in win over Missouri Western »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Women’s Soccer pushed its shutout streak to four matches with a 1-0 victory against Missouri Western on Sunday(Oct. 19) afternoon. The win was an important for the Tigers (8-4-2, 6-2-2 MIAA) in the MIAA standings, as FHSU entered the game tied for third in the conference standings with Central Oklahoma, […]

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Quick start carries Tigers past Emporia State »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post The Fort Hays State Tigers raced out to a 21-0 first quarter lead then held on for a 24-21 win at Emporia State Saturday afternoon at Welch Stadium. The win snapped the Tigers two-game losing streak and a six-game losing streak in Emporia dating back to 2000. FHSU is now […]

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HHS volleyball finishes runner-up at WAC tourney »

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The Hays High girls go 3-1 to finish runner-up at the Western Athletic Conference volleyball tournament in Garden City Saturday. The Indians are now 26-7 on the season. HHS def. Great Bend (25-22, 25-20) Kylie Brown had eight kills and five blocks; Albany Schaffer had 15 kills; Madison Prough had 18 assists HHS def. Liberal […]

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TMP-Marian wins MCL volleyball tournament »


The TMP-Marian volleyball team wins the Mid-Continent League tournament in their first season in the league. The Monarchs finish second in pool play at 3-1 in pool play, losing to Plainville (16-25, 19-25) then beating Norton (25-17, 26-24) Saturday. The Monarchs upend Smith Center in the semifinals (25-16, 25-22) then defeat Phillipsburg in the finals […]

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