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A homecoming sweep! Scott City takes two from Colby

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Wins can be big in February, especially when fighting for positioning in the sub-state standings. Friday night’s doubleheader for Scott City and Colby was an opportunity to move up in the standings for the Beavers with wins, and wins they got. The girls game saw the Lady Beavers never trail in...
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Demon Wrestling Wins WAC For First Time

Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) There is a first time for everything and for the Dodge City Red Demon wrestling team sparked by a win earlier this season over Garden City, Dodge City wins the WAC championship for the first time. After trailing early 12-3, Dodge came back with win in for straight matches three by...
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Buffs take down No. 1 Colby

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-On senior night, three-time defending state champion Garden City made an emphatic statement. The top-ranked team in 6A demoralized the No. 1 squad in 4A 45-12. And it wasn’t even that close.  Results 160 Quinton LaPointe (Garden City) over Travis Finley (Colby) (Dec 5-2) 3 0   170 Adrian Dominguez (Garden City) over Zach Hart (Colby)...
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Broncbuster baseball wins in 10

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-These days Garden City manager Chris Finnegan is more than just a baseball coach, he’s a brand-new father.  But that hasn’t changed his demeanor. Neither did a 10-inning thrilling come-from-behind win on Wednesday.  McCook shortstop C.J. Neumann’s error in the 10th allowed Aeneas Roberson to score, and the Broncbusters rallied from...
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Five Buffalo soccer players sign (Audio)

Five Garden City Soccer players signed national letters of intent on Wednesday.  Gilberto Tovar, Dat Hoang and Sayra Rivas all inked to play with Garden City Community College. Tiffany Butler signed with Butler and Amber Miller is heading to Barton County.  Listen below:  Tiffany Butler   Amber Miller   Dat Hoang   Gilberto Tovar...
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Akula’s big buckets lift Garden City; men blown out at home

Highlights Box Score Listen to the complete game in our archives section Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-Garden City Coach Nick Salazar has said it all season long:  Kavita Akula is the most important player on the floor. Wednesday night, with everything unraveling in the second half, the freshman from India proved her worth in a big-time...
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Demons Hand Tigers Two Losses

Ulysses, KS (westernkansasnews.com) The Dodge City High School basketball teams have earned a much needed break. Playing back to back nights for only the third time this season both Red Demon basketball teams scored big wins over GWAC opponent Ulysses on their home floor 58-20 in the girls game and 64-34 in the boys. In...
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Holcomb splits with Lakin

For eight minutes on Tuesday night, Lakin’s Ryder Yaekel was almost unstoppable as he hit his first 5 shots, including three from beyond the arc, scoring 13 of the Broncs’ 17 1st quarter points. The Longhorn defense, specifically Brandon Stegman, limited Yaekel to just 11 more the rest of the way, as Holcomb overcame...
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Scott City boys fall short in four-overtime thriller; girls routed by TMP

Hays, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–It has been one of those seasons where Scott City’s boys may have seen it all. After seeing two four-point plays Friday night at Hugoton, the Beaver boys did something that will be thought about for years come. In the end, it was TMP Marian outlasting Scott City in the boys game...
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Dodge girls storm back; Koster’s 3-point barrage not enough

Highlights Box Score Listen to the complete game in our archives section Dodge City, KS (westernkansasnews.com)-For Dodge City’s Taylor Nichols, It’s hard to be in the spotlight when you’re one of six children. But for 32 minutes on Tuesday night, the senior post shined brighter than anyone else on the floor. Nichols recorded her first...
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