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Scott City boys fend off Mustangs

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Playing in not only their final home game of the year, but also their final varsity game inside the Scott Community High School Gymnasium, the Beavers looked to get past a scrappy Southwestern Heights squad Tuesday night. It was good early, and to close, as the Beavers led from start to...
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Scott City girls blow out Southwestern Heights

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Scott City knew they were the heavy favorite heading into Monday’s sub-state opener at home against Southwestern Heights. What they didn’t want to do was overlook the Lady Mustangs. And that they didn’t. The Lady Beavers held Southwestern Heights without a field goal for the first 16:31 of the game, and...
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Conq women draw Cloud in Region VI Playoffs

DODGE CITY, Kan. — The Dodge City Community College Conquistadors women’s basketball team will head to Concordia for the opening round of the Region VI Playoffs, the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference announced on Sunday. The Conqs will meet Cloud County in Wednesday’s game, which is scheduled for a 6 p.m. tip-off. Dodge City...
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Buffaloes finished 3rd at state; Dodge City 6th (Audio)

Wichita, KS-Garden City wrestling Coach Carlos Prieto didn’t know what hit him. Refugio Chairez made one mighty leap into his coach’s arms, knocking him over in the process. It was a moment of pure jubilation, one that neither man will ever forget. The 285-pound heavyweight had just completed an incredible journey, one that started...
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Scott City third, Ulysses eighth, at Class 4A State Wrestling Tournament

Salina, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–While the weather was miserable outside the Tony’s Pizza Events Center Saturday on the final day of the Class 4A State Wrestling Tournament, the wrestling was still at its best. In the end, two area teams would find themselves in the top 10 of Class 4A. Scott City would place five wrestlers...
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Scott City in second after day one of 4A State Wrestling; three in the finals

Salina, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–After day one of the Class 4A State Wrestling Tournament at the Tony’s Pizza Event Center, it could turn out to be anyone’s championship to take. Marysville leads after the first day, as they pushed in two wrestlers into Saturday’s championship matches. Scott City is in second, with four into the finals,...
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Scott City wraps up regular season with a sweep of Goodland

Scott City, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–For the second time this year, the Scott City Beavers had to move a home doubleheader around. Fortunately again, they were able to get the games in. Both Scott City and Goodland knew what seed and who their first round sub-state opponent would be. The winners were looking to ride some...
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Dodge City girls to Manhattan, boys to Haysville-Campus for Sub-State

TOPEKA, Kan. — The Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) has announced the pairings for next week’s class 6A Sub-State games. The announcement came after a seeding meeting, a meeting in which class 6A is divided into two divisions, both an east and a west full of 18 teams. The Dodge City girls...
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Buffaloes down Liberal in OT; girls go cold late

Photo by Adam Shrimplin Liberal, KS-The old adage goes: great players aren’t always great, they’re just great when they have to be. Kyler Lamb sensed the moment. The senior, who missed five of his first six shots in the first half, scored 12 of his 14 points over the final 16 minutes plus overtime,...
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Red Demons split senior night pair with Liberal

DODGE CITY, Kan. — The Dodge City High School Red Demons split a pair of WAC basketball games with the Liberal Redskins on Monday evening at the DCHS Fieldhouse. The Lady Demons fell to #2 Liberal, 60-32, while the Demons were victorious, 69-67. The first meeting between the Lady Demons and the Lady Redskins...
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