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Lueders steps down as Dodge City wrestling coach

DODGE CITY, Kan. — Dodge City High School wrestling coach Lars Lueders made an announcement on Facebook Monday morning that he has accepted the head job at Bishop Carroll Catholic High School in Wichita. Lueders has been instrumental in making the Red Demon wrestling program one of the top programs in the state every year....
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Scott City wins GWAC All-Sports Trophy

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–For the third consecutive year, the Scott City Beaver athletic program laid claim to the Great Weat Activities Conference All-Sports trophy. Points are awarded by how each sport does in the league standings during the season. Only the boys and girls tennis seasons are not included in the standings, due to...
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Scott City’s Cupp 10th at state tennis

Prairie Village, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Scott City’s lone state qualifier had himself a good weekend at the Class 3-2-1A State Tennis meet on Friday and Saturday. William Cupp placed 10th in Singles over the two-day tournament. On day one, he started his day off with a win over Garrett Robinson of Conway Springs 6-3, 6-2, and...
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Goodland wins GWAC golf, Scott City’s Lewis hits hole-in-one

Garden City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–The Goodland Cowboy golf team won their first Great West Activities Conference title on Friday at the Buffalo Dunes golf course south of Garden City, hosted by Holcomb High School. It was Goodland’s first league title since 2015, and dethroned three-time GWAC champion Ulysses, who finished in second. Scott City came...
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Scott City sweeps GWAC Track Invitational

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Pushing the meet back because of colder weather and the threat of rain, the Great West Activities Conference schools had their final tune up before next weeks regional meets. For the second time in three years, Scott City would win both the boys and girls divisions, and both would pull away...
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Demon baseball ends regular season with win

DODGE CITY, Kan. — The Dodge City High School baseball team ended the regular season with a key win over the Liberal Redskins, 10-3 on Thursday afternoon at Demon Field. Dodge City will end the regular season with a 12-8 record, while Liberal ends theirs at 11-9. The Kansas State High School Activities Association...
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McVey named new AD at GCCC

Garden City, KS-Interim Athletic Director Colin Lamb has always pushed back. When others ask why Garden City, Lamb contends-why not Garden City? During his long interview process, surely Greg McVey was asked the same question. And during his introductory press conference on Monday, he reiterated again what Lamb has said for more than two...
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Scott City and Holcomb softball split doubleheader

Holcomb, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Scott City and Holcomb entered Friday’s doubleheader tied for third in the GWAC standings at 4-4. The feeling entering the day was that a couple of close games could possibly be played. In the end, the teams ended league play tied for third. Holcomb would rally to take the first game in...
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Ulysses second, Scott City fourth at Colby Golf Invitational

Colby, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–As the regular season winds down quickly, area teams made the trip to Colby for the Colby Invitational on Thursday. Playing on a cooler day, it would be Goodland who would take home the team title, defeating Ulysses by 13 shots. Hoxie finished in third and Scott City would take fourth. For...
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Two area teams qualify players for state

WaKeeney, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Thursday’s Class 321A Regional Meet in WaKeeney was moved up one day, due to the threat of rain on Friday. The regional would see two area schools qualify players for the state tennis meet in Prairie Village May 10-11. Scott City would qualify William Cupp in singles and Meade qualified their doubles...
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