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FHSU women 9th; men 11th after first round of MIAA Golf Championships »

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FHSU Athletics The Fort Hays State women’s and men’s golf teams are competing at the MIAA Championships in Lawrence, Kan., held at the Alvamar Golf Club. Fort Hays State’s women sit in ninth place and the men are 11th after the first round of competition on Monday. Megan DeWerff led the Tiger women with a 93 […]

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Volquez leads Royals to win over Twins »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Edinson Volquez dodged trouble for seven innings, and the Kansas City Royals scored a pair of runs on wild pitches before pounding the bumbling Minnesota Twins, 7-1 on Monday night. Alcides Escobar returned from a sprained knee to score a run, and Kendrys Morales […]

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HHS golf finished third at own tournament »


Hays High had three golfers in the top-10 and finished third at their own Bob Blazer/Hays High Invitational Monday at the Smoky Hill Country Club. Payton Ruder led the Indians with an eight-over par 79 to finish fifth. Nathan Romme also shot a 79 and was seventh. Cash Hobson fired an 80 to finish ninth. […]

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Hersch carries Tigers past Hornets in finale game of series »


By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Fort Hays State Justin Hersch rebounded from a five-run third inning with five straight scoreless frames leading the Tigers to a 12-10 win over Emporia State in game two of their doubleheader Monday afternoon at Larks Park. The Hornets broke open a 3-3 game to win the opener 11-5. The […]

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Grand slam leads Emporia State to comeback win over Tigers »


By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Emporia State’s Dean Long hit a two-out eight inning grand slam off of Tiger closer Austin Unrein to tie then Cody Bobbit singled to center in the 11th inning to give the Hornets their first lead as they rally for a 12-11 comeback win over the Fort Hays State Tigers […]

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Reddick’s 3-run homer sends A’s victory over Royals »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Josh Reddick hit a three-run homer, Jesse Hahn and Jesse Chavez combined for a seven-hitter, and the Oakland Athletics rolled to a 5-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Yordano Ventura (2-1) gave up all five runs in the fourth inning, […]

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Hornets take first game of series with FHSU »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Emporia State starter Travis Hendry improved to 8-1 allowing just two runs runs on seven hits over 5 1/3 innings as the Hornets take game one of their four game series with the Fort Hays State Tigers 4-2 at Larks Park Saturday afternoon. Closer Shawn Talkington recorded the final five […]

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FHSU wraps up spring practice with Spring Game »

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The Fort Hays State football team wrapped up their spring drills with the annual Spring Game Saturday morning at Lewis Field. The Tigers ran 60 plays in a controlled scrimmage which did not include full tackling. Returning quarterback Treveon Albert led the offense with a 40 yard touchdown pass to Garrett Holle on the first […]

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Royals beat Athletics in rematch of AL wild-card game »

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By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Royals and A’s picked up right where they left off. In their first meeting since last September’s dramatic wild-card game, Paulo Orlando delivered a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning Friday night to help Kansas City to a 6-4 win over Oakland in […]

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HHS baseball sweeps Russell/Victoria »


The Hays High baseball used a couple of big innings to sweep Russell/Victoria 12-2 and 10-2 Friday at the Hays High Field. The Indians improve to 3-5 with the wins. HHS scored five in the first and three in the second in the opener then added three more in the fifth. Cole Schumacher picked up […]

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TMP-Marian softball sweeps Ellis »


The TMP-Marian softball team picked up a couple of wins over Ellis Friday at the TMP Field to even their record at 6-6. The Monarchs sored six in the fourth, then after Ellis struck for five in the sixth, they tack on five in the sixth for an 11-4 win in game one. TMP jumped […]

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FHSU comeback falls short against Newman »


The Fort Hays State baseball team committed two errors in the sixth inning resulting in five unearned runs and fall 10-9 to Newman Wednesday at Larks Park. The Tigers took advantage of two Jet errors to score three in the fifth and grab a 5-2 lead on a Kevin Czarnecki two-run homer, but Newman answered […]

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FHSU women’s basketball awards and autograph reception Sunday »


FHSU Athletics In honor of the Fort Hays State Women’s Basketball team’s conference championship season and their appearance in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament, the Fort Hays State Athletic Department is holding an Awards and Autograph Reception for the public to attend on Sunday, April 19. The event will be held at the […]

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