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Cain drives in 5, Young tough as Royals rout Yankees »

Lornezo Cain hits a soft fly ball to center field scoring Mike Moustakas and Alcides Escobar in the Royals 7-run 2nd inning Tuesday at Kauffman tadium. Photo: Chris Vleisides)

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain had a career-high five RBIs, Kendrys Morales drove in three more runs and the Kansas City Royals routed the New York Yankees 12-1 on Friday night. The Royals scored six times in the sixth inning while knocking Yankees starter Michael Pineda from […]

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Czarnecki Named to NCBWA All-Central Region Team »

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FHSU Sports Information Kevin Czarnecki picked up his second all-region honor for the 2015, earning National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association All-Central Region Second Team honors on May 14. He earned the honor as a utility player. Czarnecki was tabbed an all-region first team selection as a utility/non-pitcher by Daktronics. He now has two all-region selections […]

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TMP girls 2nd; boys 3rd at MCL meet »

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The TMP-Marian girls track and field team had two individuals and a relay team place first as the team finished second at the Mid-Continent League meet on Thursday in Plainville. Melissa Pfeifer won the 800 meters (2:26.12) and finished second in the 3200 meters (14:05.52), behind Alicia Lechman (13:16.96) who won the event for TMP. […]

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NCAA hopes to make women’s college game more like pros »

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By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer The NCAA women’s basketball rules committee is making the college game look more like the pros. The committee came up with suggested changes Friday that include playing four 10-minute quarters instead of two halves, advancing the ball to the frontcourt in the final minute of game after a timeout […]

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NCAA committee calls for switch to 30-second shot clock »

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By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee has recommended reducing the shot clock from 35 to 30 seconds among a series of changes aimed at speeding up a game that has reached historic lows in scoring. The NCAA experimented with a 30-second shot clock during the NIT and CIT postseason […]

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Monarch baseball wins three to extend win streak »


The TMP-Marian baseball team ends their regular season on a six-game win streak after defeating Goodland 12-7 in the completion of a rainout from last week then sweeping Colby 6-0 and 10-6. The Monarchs have won nine of their last 10 games to finish the regular season 16-4. Ryan Ruder and Ryan Schippers both had […]

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Big day for Shoendaller helps HHS softball to sweep of Liberal »


The Hays High softball team closed out the regular season with a pair of run-rule wins in Liberal Thursday. The Indians win 18-0 and 24-0 to finish the regular season at 5-15. A big day for Kaylie Schoendaller who went 5-for-7 in the two games with two home runs and 12 RBIs. Schoendaller hit a […]

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TMP-Marian boys golf runner-up at MCL tourney »


The TMP-Marian boys golf team finished second at the MCL tournament held at the Rooks County Golf and Country Club Thursday afternoon. The Monarchs shoot a 318 and finish nine shots back of Plainville. Trego finished third with a 323. Hayden Rohr shot a 76 to lead the Monarchs and finish sixth. Max Megaffin fired […]

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HHS girls third, boys fifth at WAC track »

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The Hays High girls finished third and the boys fifth at the Western Athletic Conference track and field meet in Dodge City Thursday. The Indian girls had two first and three second place finishes. Kali Pitcock wins the 100 meter hurdles and Lexi Summers the long jump. Ashlyn Parish was second in the 300 meter […]

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TMP-Marian girls soccer ends season in draw »


The TMP-Marian girls soccer team closed out the regular season by playing to a 0-0 tie with Wichita North Thrusday at the Bickle/Schmidt Sports Complex. The Monarchs are now 10-3-1. They find out who, where and when they play for regionals next week on Saturday.

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HHS girls soccer wins regular season finale »


Hays High girls soccer team ended their regular season with a 4-1 win over Salina Central Thursday. Courtney Mollecker scored on a penalty kick in the first then Talyn Kleweno netted three goals in the second. The Indians end the regular season 7-8-1. They find out their regional pairings on Saturday.

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Kentucky’s visit to Kansas highlights Big 12-SEC Challenge »

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IRVING, Texas (AP) – Kentucky’s visit to Kansas highlights the first Big 12-SEC Challenge to be held while both conferences are in the middle of their league schedules. The two winningest programs in college basketball will meet for the second straight season on Jan. 30, when all 10 of the matchups will be held. The […]

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Escobar, Royals earn split with win over Rangers »

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) – Alcides Escobar had three hits and accounted for five runs, Eric Hosmer homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series. Escobar led off the game with a single and scored on Alex Gordon’s fielder’s choice on a shattered-bat grounder. […]

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