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Scott City softball sweeps Ulysses

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Both Scott City and Ulysses came in struggling in their first four games of the year. Tuesday’s GWAC opener for both teams gave the teams an opportunity to gain confidence in the young season. In the end, it would be a sweep for the Lady Beavers in their home and league...
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Buffalo baseball dominates Holcomb

GARDEN CITY, Kan. — The Garden City High School Buffaloes baseball team made quick work of Finney County rival Holcomb on Thursday afternoon at Clint Lightner Field, winning 16-1 and 15-0. Both games ended in three innings via the run-rule. The Buffaloes were able to jump on the Longhorns early in both games, but...
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Red Demon softball off to hot start

Audio Highlights: https://soundcloud.com/user-197579773/dchs-softball-vs-hays-tmp-dh-highlights DODGE CITY, Kan. — The Dodge City High School softball team is off to a 4-0 start on the season after two run-rule victories over Hays-Thomas More Prep on Tuesday afternoon at Legends Complex. The Red Demons won the first game 10-0 and then 12-2 in game two. Red Demon senior Raegan...
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Scott City baseball drops two to Spearville

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–On a windy Tuesday afternoon, Scott City hosted their second doubleheader of the year, facing a quality Spearville Lancer squad, who is coming off a Class 2-1A State Baseball Championship. While the Beavers never led in either game, they were in both games for the most part. The first game would...
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Red Demon baseball sweeps Wichita East to open season

DODGE CITY, Kan. — It wasn’t pretty, but the Dodge City High School baseball team opened up the 2019 season with two wins on Saturday afternoon over Wichita East at Demon Field. Dodge City won the first game 14-13 and the second 9-8. Both games came down to the bottom of the 7th inning....
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Buffalo baseball opens with season-opening sweep of TMP

Garden City, KS-2007 is a long time ago. But consider that the Buffaloes had not swept a season-opening series since then, and you can understand their celebration following Thursday’s games. Cooper Thayer collected five hits while dominating on the mound-tossing a complete-game shutout in the finale as the Buffaloes took two from Hays TMP...
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Scott City baseball drops season doubleheader

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–With only three days of outdoor practice, and perhaps one of the youngest teams Scott City has fielded in quite some time, the Beavers knew their season opener against Ellis would be a difficult one. Unearned runs were the story of the afternoon for the Beavers, as they fell to the...
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Lippelmann selected to KWCA Hall of Fame

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–On Wednesday, the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association released their award winners for the 2018-19 season, as well as Hall of Fame Inductees. Longtime Scott City Head Coach Jon Lippelmann was one of three former coaches selected for induction for the KWCA Hall of Fame. Lippelmann was part of the Scott City...
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Scott City’s Hayes to wrestle at UNK

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–As gifted of an athlete as Wyatt Hayes is, he knew he had many options in different sports. Sure, he was an all-state player for Scott City, where he rushed for over 4,000 yards in his career. His efforts on the gridiron aided him in being selected to play in the...
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All-GWAC Basketball Teams announced

Scott City, Kan (westernkansasnews.com)–With the basketball season officially over, the Great West Activities Conference has officially released their All-League teams for the 2018-19 season. On the girls side, Colby, Scott City, and Ulysses had four selections, while Hugoton and Holcomb had two picks and Goodland had one. Ulysses won the GWAC title outright, and...
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