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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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FHSU volleyball defeats Central Oklahoma, Bacone in Saturday triangular »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State closed out its weekend with its second and third straight wins, defeating Central Oklahoma (3-1) and Bacone (3-0) on Saturday (Oct. 18) afternoon. The Tigers (10-12, 4-9 MIAA) return to Gross Memorial Coliseum next weekend for conference games against Southwest Baptist (Friday, Oct. 24) and Pittsburg State (Saturday, Oct. 25). […]

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25th-ranked FHSU men’s soccer wins eighth straight »


FHSU Athletics No. 25 Fort Hays State closed out a weekend of MIAA play with its second consecutive shutout and eighth straight victory, defeating Harding, 2-0, on Saturday (Oct. 18) in Searcy, Ark. FHSU (10-3-1, 7-2-0 MIAA), which hasn’t lost since Sept. 20, matched the Bison with 12 shots apiece for the afternoon, though the […]

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FHSU women’s cross country fifth; men 11th at own meet »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State women’s cross country finished fifth out of 17 teams at the FHSU Tiger Open on Saturday (Oct. 18) at the Sand Plum Nature Trail, just outside Victoria, Kan. Micki Krzesinski led the way for the Tigers in 24th individually. The Tigers competed in the Gold Division race, which had 143 competitors. […]

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Holthus Hotline with the “Voice of the Chiefs” Mitch Holthus »

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The Holthus Hotline airs Saturday mornings at 8:30am throughout the Chiefs season on your home for Chiefs football, KFIX (96.9-FM). Part 1   Part 2    

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