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Late run lifts FHSU to win over Washburn »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State closes on an 18-6 run over the final 4:30 as they rally for an 87-79 win over Washburn in front of 4,026 at Gross Coliseum Thursday night. The Tigers improve to 16-9 overall and 9-7 in the MIAA. The Ichabods fall to 13-15 and 8-9 in the […]

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Career night from Bohuslavsky helps Lady Tigers to win over Washburn »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Beth Bohuslavsky scores a career-high 24 points, Kate Lehman and Jill Faxon both add 16 leading the 5th-ranked Fort Hays State Lady Tigers to a 74-67 win over Washburn. The Lady Tigers are now 23-2 overall and 15-1 in the MIAA where they maintain their one-game lead over Pittsburg State. […]

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Eric Hosmer, Royals agree to $13.9 million, 2-year contract »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – First baseman Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals avoided arbitration by agreeing to a $13.9 million, two-year contract. Hosmer gets $5.65 million this year under Wednesday’s agreement and $8.25 million in 2016. The 25-year-old hit .270 for the AL champions with 35 doubles, nine homers and 58 RBIs. He […]

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Lady Tigers on top first NCAA II Central Regional rankings »

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FHSU Athletics No. 5 Fort Hays State was listed as the top ranked team in the first edition of the NCAA Central Region Rankings for 2015, announced Wednesday (Feb. 18).  Two other versions of the poll will be released weekly leading up the NCAA Tournament Selection Show, held March 8.  The top eight teams in […]

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FHSU women’s basketball drops to No. 5 in latest WBCA poll »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Women’s Basketball slipped three spots to No. 5 in the latest Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA)/USA Today Top 25, released Tuesday (Feb. 17) by the organization.  FHSU previously was second with 735 votes, and fell to fifth with 597 votes. The poll saw previous No. 1 Lewis drop one spot […]

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Listen to Tiger Talk with FHSU basketball coaches Tony Hobson and Mark Johnson »

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KU’s Ellis named Big 12 Player of the Week for second time this season »

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Kansas Athletics IRVING, Texas – Kansas junior Perry Ellis has been named men’s basketball co-Big 12 Player of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the conference, the league office announced Monday. Eliis, who earned the honor for the second time this season and fourth time for his career, shared the accolade […]

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FHSU baseball series with Central Missouri shifts to Hays this Thursday & Friday »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State baseball was scheduled to play four games at Central Missouri this coming weekend to open MIAA play, but due to heavy amounts of snow, the series will now be played in Hays. The teams will play doubleheaders on Thursday (Feb. 19) and Friday (Feb. 20), starting at 1 pm both […]

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FHSU wrestling claims three individual champs; finishes third at MIAA championships »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State had three individual champions and six All-MIAA performers at the MIAA Championships on Sunday (Feb. 15) in Warrensburg, Mo. Three of Fort Hays State’s four ranked wrestlers won individual titles, including No. 8 Noah Killip at 141 pounds, No. 8 Jon Inman at 184 pounds, and No. 5 Trey Page at 285 […]

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Second half run lifts Pitt State past Fort Hays State »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Pittsburg State outscores Fort Hays State by 16 points at the free throw line, defeating the Tigers 77-63 Saturday afternoon in front 1,790 Saturday afterooon at John Lance Arena in Pittsburg. The loss snaps FHSU’s two-game win streak and drops them to 15-9 overall and 8-7 in the MIAA. Pittsburg […]

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No. 2 Lady Tigers 21-game win streak snapped at No. 10 Pitt State »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State shoots just 33-percent in the second half and was outrebounded by eight after halftime as they see their 21-game win streak snapped in a 65-59 loss at No. 10 Pittsburg State Saturday afternoon in front of 1,740 at John Lance Arena in Pittsburg. The loss drops the […]

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Tiger baseball drops season opener to Colorado Mines »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State baseball fell by a score of 5-3 to Colorado Mines in the season opener on Friday at Larks Park in Hays. Colorado Mines took a 3-0 lead with back-to-back first inning home runs and held the lead the rest of the way. The Orediggers (4-0) remained unbeaten on the season […]

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Opening Day comeback efforts fall short for FHSU softball team »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Softball dropped two contests on opening day of the 2015 season, falling to Minnesota Duluth, 2-0, and No. 13 Missouri-St. Louis, 5-4, on Friday (Feb. 13) at the 8-State Classic. The Tigers continue the event in Bentonville, Ark., tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 14) with games against Truman (9 a.m.) and Arkansas-Monticello […]

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