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Scott City boys win Beloit regional, girls fourth

Beloit, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Class 3A Regional at Trojan Field in Beloit was moved up a day, because of the possible threat of storms on Friday. While there was one less day of practice before regional competition, it didn’t phase Scott City, as the boys were dominant, scoring 110 points, 49 points ahead of Colby....
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Buffaloes suffer another playoff heartbreaker

box score Highlights Manhattan, KS-The term snake bitten is one of the most overused clichés in the English language. Even so, it fairly describes the Buffaloes recent playoff history. From a 16-inning marathon loss to Wichita West in 2016, to a one-run nail-biting defeat to the Pioneers in last year’s regional final, Garden City...
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K-State Catbacker Tour makes its annual visit to Scott City

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Kansas State Catbacker Tour is on the third day of their five-day western Kansas swing, and it found itself Wednesday night at HRC Feedyard west of Scottt City for the annual K-State Fry. Hundereds of Wildcat fans in attendance were able to listen to representatives from Kansas State University talk...
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TMP Marian baseball ends Scott City’s season

Lakin, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Scott City knew it would be a big challenge facing TMP Marian in their Class 3A Regional Semi-Final Wednesday afternoon at Loucks Park in Lakin. While the Beavers got a hit with the first batter, they were only able to get one additional runner aboard, as the Monarchs shut out Scott City...
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Lady Demon softball wins Regionals, advance to first State Tournament

Garden City, KS(westernkansasnews.com) The Dodge City Lady Demons softball team won the Regional Championship Wednesday beating West 15-0 and Hutchinson 7-6. Game one Dodge City jumped on West(5-16) early scoring nine runs in the first inning, highlighted by a two run double by Grace Ruehle and two run triple by Shalyn Turner. The Lady Demons...
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End of an era; Lippelmann retires as Scott City’s head wrestling coach

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–In February, the Scott City wrestling team won their fifth state championship in program history at Gross Memorial Coliseum. Coach Jon Lippelmann just concluded his 33th season as the head coach, and the 38th year in the program. As a high school wrestler, Lippelmann closed out his high school wrestling career...
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Colby softball stuns Scott City

Goodland, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–When Scott City and Colby played on April 27 in Scott City, it would be the Lady Eagles who committed many errors in both games played. The Lady Beavers would also hit the ball well, and take advantage of those errors in their wins of 12-3 and 11-4. Tueday’s regional semi-final felt...
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Cimarron finishes second at Norton regional; Scott City sends two to state

Norton, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Cimarron Bluejays finished second to Phillipsburg on Monday at the Class 3A Regional Golf Tournament held at Prairie Dog Golf Club just outside of Norton. Cimarron finished with a round of 331, 13 shots behind Phillipsburg. The top two teams qualify for state. Scott City finished in sixth and Lakin was...
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Scott City baseball knocks out Goodland behind Herman’s no hitter

Lakin, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The first two meetings saw the Goodland Cowboys win by a combined three runs over Scott City. Last Wednesday, it was 4-2 win for the Cowboys, in which they scored three runs in the first inning. Monday at Loucks Park in Lakin, Goodland would score first, but it would be the Beavers...
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Buffaloes and Red Demons top Regional Golf Tournament

Dodge City, KS(westernkansasnews.com) The Garden City High School boys golf team won the Regional Golf Tournament Monday with a team score of 322. Dodge City finished in second with a score of 340. The Buffaloes were led by Sion Audrain, who took first place with a 73. Mason Shaddix and Tyler Morren finished sixth...
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