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Chiefs Training Camp Report with Mitch Holthus »

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Get the latest from Chiefs training camp report from St. Joseph, Missouri with the “Voice of the Chiefs” Mitch Holthus. It can be heard Monday through Friday around 5:30pm on KFIX (96.9-FM).

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Hays Eagles, Ellis begin state American Legion play Wedndesday »

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The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion will take on Salina Wednesday morning at 11am in the opening game of the “AAA” State American Legion baseball tournament at Jaycee Park in Pittsburg. The Eagles (30-8) are making their third straight state tournament appearance and are looking for their third straight state title. If Hays wins their […]

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Temple leads West to Shrine Bowl win »

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The West beat the East 21-6 to win the Kansas Shrine Bowl Saturday night at Carnie Smith Stadium in Pittsburg. The West raced out to a 5-0 lead but trailed 6-5 at the half. They then outscored the East 16-0 in the second half. Garden City’s Grayson Temple led the West with 64 yards rushing […]

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Herman eliminated in quarterfinals of Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Fort Hays State’s Trey Herman lost to defending champion Chase Hanna 2 up in the quarterfinals of match play at the 104th Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club Saturday. Hanna birdied three of the final four holes including 17 and 18. Herman recorded birdies on 9 and 10 to go 2 up. Last year, […]

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Detmer leads Larks past Brigade in regular season finale »

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Tyler Detmer hit a pair of three run home runs to lift the Hays Larks to a 10-5 win over the Junction City Brigade in their regular season finale Friday night at Larks Park. The 29-13 Larks have now won nine straight and 13 of their last 15. Junction City falls to 26-12. Detmer’s first […]

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Butler’s pinch-hit HR lifts Royals over Indians »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Struggling Billy Butler found himself in a strange place, on the bench and out of the Kansas City Royals starting lineup. But Butler was needed late on Friday night and he delivered a pinch two-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to send the Royals over the Cleveland […]

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Larks close out league play with win »

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The Hays Larks overcame a 3-0 first inning deficit to win their final Jayhawk League game of the season 10-5 over the Dodge City A’s Thursday night at Larks Park. The Larks have won eight straight and 12 of their last 14 to improve to 28-13 and 21-13 in the Jayhawk league where they finish […]

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Herman advances to round of 32 at Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Trey Herman advances to the round of 32 at the Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club. The former Hays High and current Fort Hays State Tiger defeated Joe Lambert of Overland Park 3-and-2 in the first round of match play Thursday. Herman will now face Grant Grego from Lee’s Summit, Missouri Friday morning. If […]

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Ellis Legion advances to Zone tourney finals »

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The Ellis American Legion baseball team will play in the Colby Zone championship game Friday. Ellis beat Plainville-Stockton 13-0 in their opener then knocked off top seed Goodland 15-7 on Wednesday. Ellis scored four runs over the first two innings against Goodland. Cole Pfeifer allowed just one run over five innings of relief to pick […]

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Larks hold off Junction City for seventh straight win »

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The Hays Larks ran their win streak to seven games Wednesday night, holding of Junction City 6-5 at Larks Park. The Brigade (27-10) scored two in the fourth to take the early lead, but the Larks (27-13) answer with three in the fifth and three in the sixth to go up 6-2. The Brigade rallied with […]

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Herman advances to match play at Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Trey Herman shot an even-par 70 in the second round of stroke play Wednesday at the Kansas Amateur at the Mission Hills Country Club to finish in a tie for 21st place at plus-five and advance to Thursday’s first-round of match play. Herman, who won the stroke play portion and advanced to the semifinals of […]

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Herman 5-over on first round of Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Fort Hays State’s Trey Herman shot a 5-over par 75 and is tied for 72nd entering Wednesday’s second round of the 104th Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club. The former Hays High standout, who won the stroke play portion of last year’s Kansas Amateur and advanced to the semifinals of match play, recorded two […]

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Hays Eagles return to “AAA” state tournament »

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The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion is state bound for a third straight season after a 4-2 win over Dodge City Tuesday night in the Dodge City Zone tournament. Kade Parker pitched a complete game three-hitter, allowing just one earned run while striking out nine and walking just two to move to 4-3 on the […]

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