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FHSU baseball comes up short in slugfest with Colorado Mines »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State outhit Colorado School of Mines on Tuesday but fell short in its comeback effort, dropping a 16-12 contest at Larks Park. FHSU, which had seven doubles and three home runs as part of its 15-hit effort on the day, is now 3-8 overall this season. Austin Unrein led the Tigers with three […]

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Herman finishes 2-over par; Tigers 17th at Dave Falconer Classic »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State’s Trey Herman shot a two-round total of 146 (2-over par) at the Dave Falconer Classic, hosted by Arkansas Tech University at Chamberlyne Country Club in Danville, Ark. He helped the Tigers to a 17th-place finish in their first event of the spring. Herman shot an even-par 72 in the first round […]

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Lady Tigers drop two spots in latest WBCA poll »

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The Fort Hays State Lady Tigers drop two spots to No. 6 in the latest USA Today/WBCA Division II rankings. Emporia State, who beat FHSU 49-46 in the MIAA tournament title game Sunday, jumps up one to No. 9 while Pittsburg State, who lost to the Lady Hornets in the semifinals, falls three spots to […]

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Game times announced for FHSU NCAA Regional tournament »

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Game times and ticket prices have been announced for the NCAA II Women’s Basketball Central Regional Tournament hosted by Fort Hays State. The Lady Tigers will play Minnesota State at 5pm Friday March 13 at Gross Coliseum. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and are all general admission. There will be at […]

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FHSU women No. 1 seed; host NCAA II Central Regoinal »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State has earned the right to host the NCAA Central Regional on its home floor, selected as a No. 1 seed in the 2015 NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Tournament. The tournament is set to take place at Gross Memorial Coliseum in Hays, March 13, 14, and 16. 2015 NCAA II […]

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No. 4 Lady Tigers come up short to No. 10 Emporia State in MIAA tourney finals »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Kelly Moton hit a driving layup and was fouled with 31 seconds to play to give Emporia State the lead back. Moton would hit two more free throws with seven seconds left lifting No. 10 Emporia State to a 49-46 win over No. 4 Fort Hays State in the MIAA […]

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No. 4 Lady Tigers hold off Central Missouri; advance to MIAA tourney finals »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post Kate Lehman scored a game-high 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds leading No. 4 Fort Hays State to a 59-53 win over Central Missouri in the MIAA tournament semifinals Saturday night at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City. FHSU (28-2) avenges three straight MIAA tournament losses to the Jennies and advance […]

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FHSU softball sweeps No. 13 Arkansas Tech »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State scored just two runs over 16 innings of play on Tuesday (March 3) but walked off with two 1-0 extra inning wins to complete the sweep over No. 13 Arkansas Tech. The games, played at the Mustang Softball Academy Indoor Facility, were regional victories for the Tigers and brought them […]

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FHSU women’s basketball holds at No. 4 in national rankings »

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Fort Hays State holds at No. 4 in the latest USA Today/WBCA national rankings out Tuesday afternoon. There was no change in the top nine teams. Emporia State moves up two to No. 10 while Pittsburg State drops two spots to No. 13. Washburn, Missouri Southern and Central Missouri are all receiving votes. Complete poll […]

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FHSU’s Lehman MIAA Player of the Year; Hobson Coach of the Year »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State senior Kate Lehman has been named the MIAA Player and Defensive Player of the Year, head coach Tony Hobson earned Coach of the Year honors and four other Tigers were named to the 2014-15 All-MIAA Team, announced Tuesday by the conference office. Lehman was named to the All-MIAA First Team and All-Defensive […]

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Tigers come up short in MIAA tourney opener at Washburn »

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By GERARD WELLBROCK Hays Post For the first time since joining the MIAA in 2006, the The Fort Hays State men’s basketball team will not play in the conference tournament in Kansas City. Washburn used a 13-1 second half run to build a 12-point lead and beat the Tigers 66-57 in their MIAA tournament first […]

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FHSU’s Samac, Nicholson named to men’s All-MIAA basketball team »

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FHSU Athletics Fort Hays State had two players named to the 2015 All-MIAA Men’s Basketball Team, released on Monday (Mar. 2) by the conference office. Dom Samac earned third-team honors, while Craig Nicholson, whose season was cut short due to injury, still received an honorable mention nod. Samac earns honors in his first year with […]

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KU’s Ellis named Big 12 Player of the Week »

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Kansas Athletics IRVING, Texas – Kansas men’s basketball junior Perry Ellis has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the conference, the league office announced Monday. This is second time in the last three weeks Ellis has earned the honor and the […]

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