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It’s back to the links for the SCHS Girls Golf team

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–For the first time since 2008, Scott City has a girls golf program. After picking up enough interest last spring, the Lady Beavers will be competing, albeit with a light schedule for the 2015 season. Seven golfers will hit the links this year under new coach Rebecca Downing.  With only six...
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Broncbuster volleyball shows promise; falls in four sets

Great Bend, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-If the first set of Wednesday night’s conference showdown with Barton was any indication, Jacquelynne Matula was well on her way to her first win as Broncbuster coach.  “We played so well in that opening set,” she said. “But we made way too many mistakes after that.” The end result was...
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The Key to Red Demon Offense Rests with Experienced Quarterback

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The Dodge City High School Red Demon football team has all the makings of a good offense this year that is capable of putting up a lot of points. Offensive Coordinator Mark Sandbo is glad to have a guy like senior returning quarterback Caden Walters at the controls.   Walters...
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Summer league competition could pay dividends for SCHS Volleyball

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–For the first time in three years, Scott City has a bulk of upperclassmen on varsity. To put that in perspective, four seniors, seven juniors and only one underclassman comprise of the 2015 varsity team through the first week of practice. After graduating just one senior off a six-win season in...
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League meetings wrap up in Dodge City (Audio)

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-Expansion and a new playoff format highlighted this year’s Champions Indoor Football League meetings in Dodge City last week.  Gone is the existing four-team playoff system. In is a new six-team postseason that somewhat models what the National Football League implemented in 1990. Basically the top-two seeds earn opening-round byes.  Also...
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GCCC welcomes 4A state golf champ to town (Audio)

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-For most golfers, their senior year is the culmination of a long journey that starts with tee shots well before they can shave. That wasn’t the case for Buhler’s Mac McNish.  “I didn’t start playing until I was in high school,” he said. “My grandpa has always played.” His late start...
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Numbers high for the 2015 SCHS Lady Beaver Tennis squad

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–One thing is for sure that girls tennis at Scott City does not have a shortage of players. Under fifth year coach Cheryl Kucharik, the Lady Beaver tennis team has around 26 players out for tennis this year. Not only does that mean space is limited at practice, it also means...
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Red Demons Get High Marks After First Scrimmage

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) Perfect day, good crowd and the wrap up to what the coaching staff believes was a successful first week of practice.  The Dodge City High School football team played for the first time at Memorial Stadium this season in a Saturday morning intrasquad scrimmage.  Senior wide receiver Eric Reid displayed...
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Broncbuster volleyball drops opener

Roswell, NM (westernkansasnews.com)-Jacquelynne Matula had been on the job as Head Volleyball Coach of Garden City Community College for all of four days. So no one was expecting any sort of miracle to begin the season. “We just didn’t play very well,” Matula said following her team’s first setback; a three-set (19-25, 13-25, 13-25)...
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Confidence high for returning SCHS Cross Country teams

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Even though this year’s Scott City Cross Country teams has only three seniors, one girl and two boys, optimism is running high for the 2015 season.  In their first week of practices, the 23 Beaver runners have high expectations for the year, following their fifth place finish for the boys in...
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