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Herman advances to round of 32 at Kansas Amateur »

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Trey Herman advances to the round of 32 at the Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club. The former Hays High and current Fort Hays State Tiger defeated Joe Lambert of Overland Park 3-and-2 in the first round of match play Thursday. Herman will now face Grant Grego from Lee’s Summit, Missouri Friday morning. If […]

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Ellis Legion advances to Zone tourney finals »

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The Ellis American Legion baseball team will play in the Colby Zone championship game Friday. Ellis beat Plainville-Stockton 13-0 in their opener then knocked off top seed Goodland 15-7 on Wednesday. Ellis scored four runs over the first two innings against Goodland. Cole Pfeifer allowed just one run over five innings of relief to pick […]

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Larks hold off Junction City for seventh straight win »

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The Hays Larks ran their win streak to seven games Wednesday night, holding of Junction City 6-5 at Larks Park. The Brigade (27-10) scored two in the fourth to take the early lead, but the Larks (27-13) answer with three in the fifth and three in the sixth to go up 6-2. The Brigade rallied with […]

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Herman advances to match play at Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Trey Herman shot an even-par 70 in the second round of stroke play Wednesday at the Kansas Amateur at the Mission Hills Country Club to finish in a tie for 21st place at plus-five and advance to Thursday’s first-round of match play. Herman, who won the stroke play portion and advanced to the semifinals of […]

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Chiefs, running back Jamaal Charles reach deal »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has agreed to a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs announced the deal Wednesday night. The two-year extension runs through the 2017 season, a person familiar with the contract said on condition of anonymity because the team didn’t disclose terms of […]

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Royals score run in 9th to beat White Sox »

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CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers could handle a throw home and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series. Moustakas triggered the decisive rally with a lead-off single off Zach […]

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Royals rally for win over White Sox »

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CHICAGO (AP) – Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers could not handle a throw home and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series. Moustakas triggered the decisive rally with a lead-off single off […]

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Herman 5-over on first round of Kansas Amateur »

2014 Kansas Amateur

Fort Hays State’s Trey Herman shot a 5-over par 75 and is tied for 72nd entering Wednesday’s second round of the 104th Kansas Amateur at Mission Hills Country Club. The former Hays High standout, who won the stroke play portion of last year’s Kansas Amateur and advanced to the semifinals of match play, recorded two […]

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Charles headed to training camp UPDATE »

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St. Joe Post 3:45 p.m. UPDATE    Jamal Charles and the Chiefs have come to terms on a new deal and the star running back is heading to training camp.   ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — Jamaal Charles is reportedly holding out for more money. KCTV-5 in Kansas City reports the Chiefs running back won’t show […]

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Hays Eagles return to “AAA” state tournament »

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The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion is state bound for a third straight season after a 4-2 win over Dodge City Tuesday night in the Dodge City Zone tournament. Kade Parker pitched a complete game three-hitter, allowing just one earned run while striking out nine and walking just two to move to 4-3 on the […]

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Moustakas lifts Royals to win over White Sox »

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By JOHN JACKSON Associated Press CHICAGO — Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. Moustakas, who has 12 homers this season, went 3 for 5 with three RBIs. The Royals […]

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Tuesday’s Larks game with Junction City postponed »

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Due to a mix up in scheduling, Tuesday night’s game between the Hays Larks and the Junction City Brigade has been postponed to Friday. Wednesday night’s game with the Brigade will still be played. Host Family recognition night, which was scheduled for Tuesday, will now be moved to Wednesday. The Larks wrap up Jayhawk League play […]

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POLL: Youth sports result in better employees? What do you think? »

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According to the Ithaca (N.Y.) Times, a recent study conducted by Kevin Kniffin, a behavioral science professor at Cornell University, shows athletes who played youth and high school sports make better employees and have better career opportunities than those who didn’t. Read the entire story on the new study HERE, vote in the poll and […]

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