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Lady Beavers survive Larned comeback efforts

Kismet, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Some nights may not be your best night. While it wasn’t Scott City’s best performance of the season Thursday night against Larned in the Class 3A Sub-State semi-finals at Southwestern Heights High School, all that matters is that you find a way to advance in tournament play. That’s what the Lady Beavers...
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DCHS boys basketball season comes to end

HAYSVILLE, Kan. — The Dodge City High School boys basketball team saw their season come to an end on Wednesday night in the first round of the Class 6A West Sub-State. Dodge City scored the first point of the game, but that would be their only lead, as the host Colts stampeded over the...
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Springston leads the way; Buffaloes advance to substate finals

Photos by Adam Shrimplin Garden City, KS-Garden City seemed a little tense early on against a team that had played them tight in two games during the regular season. But those early nerves were replaced with pure confidence, and Jarrod Springston carried the Buffaloes home. The senior poured in 19 points and eight rebounds,...
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Colby eliminates Holcomb

The Longhorns would go back and forth with Colby in the first quarter and were down 11-9 at the end of the period. The Longhorns tied it at 18-18 with 4:45 to go in the second quarter, but Colby answered with a 10-3 run to end the first half and were up 28-21 at...
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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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