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FHSU men’s soccer falls to Lindenwood in MIAA tournament semifinals »

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FHSU Athletics Second-seeded Fort Hays State saw its MIAA Tournament Championship hopes come to an end in the semifinals on Thursday (Nov. 6), dropping a 2-0 contest to third-seeded Lindenwood in Olathe, Kan. The Tigers were active offensively, firing 12 shots throughout the contest, including seven in the first half, but couldn’t find the net […]

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Nine Tigers named to All-MIAA soccer team; Brock Player of the Year, Castorino Freshman of the Year »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State had nine selections to the 2014 All-MIAA Men’s Soccer team, highlighted by MIAA Player of the Year Tanner Brock and MIAA Freshman of the Year Mauricio Castorino. Announced Thursday by the conference office, Brock is joined on the First Team by Kent Freund, Eric Hymer, Diego Cabral and Michael Cole, while Castorino was […]

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Royals Cain, Gordon earn Wilson Defensive Player of the Honors »

Alex Gordon crashes into the left-field wall  to rob Baltimore's J.J. Hardy of extra bases leading off the fifth inning. (Photo: Jason Hanna)

Kansas City Royals KANSAS CITY, MO  – Kansas City Royals outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Alex Gordon have received Defensive Player of the Year honors by Wilson Sporting Goods, which were announced tonight on as part of a one-hour special on MLB Network. Cain was also honored last year with a Defensive Player of the Year […]

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Eight Tigers named to All-MIAA women’s soccer team »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State had eight selections to the 2014 All-MIAA Women’s Soccer teams, announced Wednesday, Nov. 5 by the conference office. Mallory Diederich and Hailey Davey led the way as First Team selections while Hannah SMith had a Second Team nod. Kristen Thompson, Jamie Babyak and Kelsey Steffens were Third Team picks as Gabrielle Makatura and Kylee […]

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Fort Hays State holds weekly football press conference »

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Fort Hays State Weekly Football Press Conference November 4, 2014 Head Coach Chris Brown     Defensive End Michael Terry   Linebacker Alex Schmidtberger   Quarterback Treveon Albert  

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Three Royals honored with Rawlings Gold Gloves for second straight season »

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Kansas City Royals KANSAS CITY, MO – Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc., and ESPN2 announced tonight that  three Kansas City Royals ­– left fielder Alex Gordon, first baseman Eric Hosmer and catcher Salvador Perez – have won American League Rawlings Gold Glove Awards for the second-straight season.  The three Rawlings Gold Glove winners are tied […]

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Victoria holds off Hoxie to advance in 8-Man II playoffs »

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The Victoria Knights had to work to make their 8-Man leading 13th consecutive playoff appearance more than one game, but the Knights (9-1) prevail with a 34-20 win in the first round of the 8-Man Division II playoffs in Victoria. After falling behind 12-0 in the second quarter, the Knights score 20 unanswered points to […]

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FHSU men’s soccer drops out of NSCAA rankings »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Men’s Soccer fell out of the NSCAA Top 25 but is still receiving votes in the most recent edition of the poll, released Tuesday (Nov. 4) by the organization. FHSU closed out the regular season last week, going 0-1-1 to finished the year at 11-4-3 overall and 8-2-2 in conference play. […]

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Kansas beats Washburn in basketball exhibition opener »

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Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. — Thirty minutes in, the big play that Kansas fans await each gameday came through via a Kelly Oubre, Jr. breakaway dunk delivered by a grinning Wayne Selden, Jr. Kansas downed Washburn, 85-53, in the unofficial start to the 2014-15 men’s basketball season Monday night inside Allen Fieldhouse. Squaring off in exhibition […]

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Tiger Talk with FHSU football coach Chris Brown (AUDIO) »

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FHSU women soccer wins sixth straight »


FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State women’s soccer posted its best regular season record in program history with a 3-1 win over Washburn on Sunday afternoon (Nov. 2) at FHSU Soccer Stadium in Hays. The Tigers ran their win streak to six matches and pushed their overall record to 12-4-2. FHSU finished third in the MIAA […]

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Central Missouri spoils FHSU volleyball Senior Day »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State Volleyball’s Senior Day was spoiled by No. 21 Central Missouri on Sunday (Nov. 2), as the Tigers dropped a 3-1 (25-12, 19-25, 25-17, 25-17) contest to the Jennies. FHSU is now 13-14 overall on the year, dropping to 7-11 in conference play. The Tigers were never close in the first […]

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FHSU women’s basketball falls short in exhibition at Kansas »

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FHSU Athletics In its lone exhibition before tipping off the 2014-15 regular season campaign, Fort Hays State fell, 73-52, to Kansas on Sunday afternoon in Lawrence, Kan. The Tigers hung close with KU for a majority of the first half, trailing by five (26-21) with 7:38 to play.  From there, however, the Jayhawks closed the […]

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