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Jordan and Trent Named to Preseason All-America Watch List »

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FHSU Sports Information Fort Hays State seniors Micheal Jordan and Jesse Trent have been named to USA College Football’s 2014 NCAA Division II Preseason All-America Watch List. Both were captains last year and help lead a defense that returns nine starters in 2014. Jordan, native of Kerens, Texas, was a Daktronics All-Super Region 3 First Team and All-MIAA Second […]

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Hays swimmers compete at Swim Club Combined Championship »

Back row: Hannah Harman, Megan Flavin, Ben Rajewski, Kallyn DeWitt. Front row: Katie Tinkel, Kyra Polifka-Wilhelm and Amelia Jaeger.

Hays Hurricanes swimmers Megan Flavin (age 12) and Amelia Jaeger (age 9) were the high-point award winners for their age division at the Western Kansas Swim Club Combined Championship Swim Meet. The two day meet was held in Guymon, Okla., with nearly 300 swimmers from 13 swim clubs in western Kansas and the panhandles of […]

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Hays Monarchs win exciting game with Russell »

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The Hays Monarchs got a walk-off RBI single from Jordan Gottschalk to win a wild one Monday night over Russell 12-11. Trailing 4-2 in the bottom of the fourth the Monarchs scored three runs and added two more in the fifth to go up 7-4. Hays used a four run seventh to extended their lead […]

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Hays Heat brings home title from Emporia tourney »

Pictured, front row, from left: Brooklyn Staab, Madelyn Waddell, Julia Werth and Emily Schulte; middle row, from left, Kallynn Petz, Lexi Gottschalk, Hannah Black, Jaysa Wichers, Tasiah Nunnery, Macee Altman and Kaitlyn Brown; and back row, from left, Joshua Waddell, Ryan Gottschalk, Randy Gottschalk and Les Brown. Courtesy photo by Julie Brown

Submitted The Hays Heat fast-pitch softball team compiled a 5-0 record en route to championship honors at the 2014 Kansas ASA 12 and Under Class C State Tournament held in Emporia on July 13 to 15. The Heat earned victories over the Fort Scott Mud Turtles, Great Bend Quicksilver, SEK Sluggers (Chanute) and Emporia Energy […]

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Hays Eagles go 3-2 in Missouri »


The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion finished 3-2 at the Blue Springs Missouri Wood Bat Tournament over the weekend. Hays wrapped up the tournament Saturday with a 6-3 win over Ada Oklahoma. The got three in the first capped off by a Jarrod Haines two-run single. Ada added two in their half of the second […]

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Royals rally for win over Tigers »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Eric Hosmer’s RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers. Four of the runs were charged to Justin Verlander (8-8), who started the inning with a two-hit shutout but loaded the bases on three […]

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Larks drop opener in Wellington »

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The Hays Larks could not overcome seven errors and a rough night offensively as they drop the series opener on the road in Wellington Sunday night 9-0. The Larks offense was held to just six hits and they got just two runners to second base and grounded into three double plays in the loss. Hays […]

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Hays Monarchs sweep Great Bend »

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The Hays Monarchs put an end to their two-game losing streak Thursday night with a doubleheader sweep on the road in Great Bend. Game one: Hays 15 Great Bend 9 Hays jumped out to a 9-3 lead after five and a half innings but Great Bend rallied for five runs in the six and one […]

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Tigers maul second-place Royals 16-4 »

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Everybody in Detroit’s lineup had at least one hit and scored one run, the season-best offensive onslaught spurring the Tigers to a 16-4 rout of the Kansas City Royals in the opener of their four-game series Thursday night. The Tigers established a season-high for runs just two days after their […]

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Hays Eagles go 1-1 at wood bat tournament Thursday »


The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion finished 1-1 in pool play at the Blue Spring Missouri Wood Bat Tournament on Thursday, moving their record to 1-2 in Missouri. Game one: Hays 7 Lee Summit Mo. 5 In their first game of the day the Eagles scored four runs in the fourth and held off a […]

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Larks sweep Liberal »

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After they were swept in a two-game series over the weekend in Liberal the Hays Larks returned the favor here in Hays completing their own two-game sweep of the Bee Jays winning the series finale 5-4 Wednesday night. Trailing 1-0 in the third the Aaron Cornell tripled home a run to tie the game at […]

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Eagles fall in tournament opener »


The Hays Eagles Senior American Legion was held to just two runs in their opening game of the Blue Spring Missouri Wood bat tournament falling 4-2 to Jefferson City. Trailing 1-0 heading into the second inning Connor Rule led off the inning with a double and eventually came around to score on an error tying […]

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Perez hits 3-run HR, Royals beat Rays 5-4 »

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – Salvador Perez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Wednesday night. Kirby Yates (0-1), the fifth Tampa Bay reliever, entered with runners on first and third with one out and gave up Perez’s towering shot into […]

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