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Carlton Bragg signs with Kansas basketball »

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Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – Two weeks after bringing his second state championship to Villa Angela-St. Joseph, Carlton Bragg made his college destination official. The 6-9 power forward will become a Kansas Jayhawk. On Jan. 8, Bragg invited fans, family and the media to the VASJ campus to announce his decision. With the beginning of […]

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HHS tennis finishes fourth at own tournament »


The Hays High boys tennis team finished fourth at their own invitational Monday. Abilene won the team title with 18 points. Scott City was second with 12 and Great Bend third with 11. The Indians scored nine, two ahead of Liberal and six better than Trego. The Indians were led by Curtis Renz who went […]

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Listen to Tiger Talk with FHSU baseball coach Steve Johnson »

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Ventura helps Royals sweep Angels »

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By JOE RESNICK Associated Press ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) – Alcides Escobar and Alex Rios hit two-run doubles, Salvador Perez homered, and the defending AL champion Kansas City Royals extended their season-opening win streak to six games with a 9-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday. The winning streak is the Royals’ second-longest to […]

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Douleheader sweep carries Tiger baseball to series win at Pittsburg State »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State baseball won its second consecutive MIAA four-game series by sweeping Pittsburg State in a doubleheader on Saturday in Pittsburg, Kan. The Tigers won the games by scores of 8-5 and 7-2, using six home runs on the afternoon to move up to 11th in the MIAA standings. Fort Hays State […]

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FHSU softball swept at Washburn »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State was hampered by limited offense in Saturday’s doubleheader at Washburn, falling 6-2 in game one before dropping an 8-0, five-inning contest in the finale. Fort Hays State, now at 21-20 overall and 12-12 in the MIAA, has slipped to eighth place in the MIAA standings. FHSU will have to win […]

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Ellis baseball sweeps Wichita County »


The Ellis baseball team scored 33 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Wichita County Friday. The Railers get a no-hitter from Brandon Bollig in an 11-0 win in game one then hold on for a 22-11 win in the second contest to move to 5-1 on the season. Bollig struck out 11 while walking just […]

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Tiger baseball splits first two games at Pittsburg State »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State baseball split a pair of conference games at Pittsburg State on Friday in Pittsburg, Kan. The Tigers took the seven-inning contest 11-3 before falling in the nine-inning game 8-6. The Tigers (12-23, 9-17 MIAA) and Gorillas (12-21, 8-14 MIAA) will play another doubleheader on Saturday, starting at 1 pm. Game […]

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FHSU softball swept at No. 15 Emporia State »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Softball was swept in Friday’s doubleheader with No. 15 Emporia State, falling 2-1 in the first contest before dropping a 4-1 game in the finale. FHSU (21-18, 12-9 MIAA) travels to Topeka, Kan., Saturday for an MIAA doubleheader with Washburn.  Game time is set for 1 p.m. Game 1: No. […]

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Lehman named NCAA Division II Player of the Year by BennettRank.com »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State senior center Kate Lehman was named the BennettRank.com NCAA Division II Player of the Year on Friday (Apr. 10). She was also named to the BennettRank.com All-America First Team, her fourth All-America First Team honor this year, as she also received the honor from the WBCA, Daktronics/D2 Conference Commissioner’s Association, and […]

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HHS golf 7th at McPherson Invite »

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The Hays High boys golf team shoots a 349 and finishes seventh at the McPherson Invitational at Turkey Creek Golf Course Thursday. Maize won the tournament with a 340. Cash Hobson led the Indians with an 82 and finished fifth. Payton Ruder was seventh with an 83. Complete results below… HHS Results Cash Hobson               82        […]

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TMP-Marian track wins Russell Invitational »


The TMP-Marian boys track and field team wins five events and finishes in first place at the Russell Invitational Thursday. The Monarchs score 98 points and finish 13 ahead of Hutchinson Trinity and 30 better than third-place Ellsworth. Andrew Hess led TMP with first place finishes in the 3200 meters (11:26.34) and the 1600 meters […]

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HHS softball picks up first win of the season »


Madison Prough hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the seventh to lift the Hays High softball team to an 8-6 win over Dodge City in game two of their doubleheader Thursday  at the Glassman ballpark for their first win of the season. Kaylie Schoendaller hit a three-run homer in the first to give […]

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