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Vancleave takes home another honor

Holcomb, KS-It has been a rather busy summer for Conner Vancleave.  The former Holcomb star has already been named the Gatorade Player of the Year and 4A-II baseball player of the year. On Tuesday, Vancleave added another prestigious honor, making his way onto the American Baseball Coach’s Association All-Region Team.  “It’s an unbelievable accomplishment,...
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Interview with ESPN College Football Analyst Phil Steele

Phil Steele puts out the most accurate college football preview magazine every year and is also a college football analyst for ESPN. We talked to him about Kansas State, Kansas, Big 12 and the rest of college football for 2017. Play Interview
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RT Sporting Goods Closing Retail Department

Garden City, KS(westernkansasnews.com) RT sporting goods in Garden City will be closing the retail part of the business in the near future after 47 years. Steve Spellman, who has owned the business since 1980, says the inability to compete with the internet is the cause of closing the retail department. But RT isn’t completely going...
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Dart and Vargas land on 6A all-state softball team

Garden City, KS-One of the most successful seasons in school history produced more positive results on Wednesday.  Garden City High school pitcher Abbie Dart was named a first-team all-state player while infielder Yazmin Vargas landed on the second team.  “It’s a great feeling to know that others recognize my hard work,” Dart said. “It’s...
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KSHSAA member schools pass classification proposals

Topeka, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–In the 2018-19 calendar year, the way that the Kansas State High School Activities Association member schools will see how classifications will be.  The KSHSAA Executive Board in April passed both the football classification proposal and the annual classification, handing it to the member schools to vote on the proposals. Those proposals...
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Dodge City soccer star named Gatorade Player of the Year

Dodge City, KS-It was a special season for Dodge City soccer. It got even better on Monday.  Demons’ junior defender Miguel Baca was named the Kansas Gatorade Player of the Year.  “This was made possible because of my teammates, coaches and family,” Baca said. “It’s a real honor to be named the Gatorade Player...
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Revolution spoil Law’s postseason party with last-second victory

Highlights Game Stats Scoring Summary DC Law Offense DC Law Defense Texas Offense Texas Defense Listen to the complete game in our archives section Dallas, TX-Through all the adversity Dodge City had faced over the previous two weeks, their first playoff win in franchise history was still within their grasp with 10 seconds to...
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All-WAC baseball and softball teams announced

All-WAC Baseball First-Team Selections Cole Evans-Liberal Kaleb Williams (SR) Liberal Griff Brunson (SR) Garden City Eric Heiman (SR) Garden City Tyrone Wynn (SR) Hays Trey Riggs (SO) Hays Brayden Smith (SR) Great Bend Koy Brock (SO) Great Bend Luke Royle (SR) Dodge City Noah Sowers (SO) Dodge City Coach of the Year Eric Olmstead...
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Law forfeits two wins; backs into playoffs with loss to Duke City

Highlights Game Stats Scoring Summary DC Law Offense DC Law Defense Duke City Offense Duke City Defense Listen to the complete game in our archives section Albuquerque, NM-Saturday, June 3 will go down as a day everything changed in the Champions Indoor Football League. Dodge City became the first team in league history to...
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Adigun replaces Gillen as Hugoton Girls Basketball Coach

Hugoton, KS–Replacing a guy that won two rings in five seasons is no small task. But the Hugoton girls believe they got the best man for the job.  Former Pratt High School girls coach Emmanuel Adigun named the new head coach at Hugoton High School, taking over for Andy Gillen, who resigned back in...
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