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Friday, Mar. 27, 2015
JAYHAWK CONFERENCE SCOREBOARDUpdated at 9:25 p.m. Monday night.
Allen 10-7, Labette 5-12
Fort Scott 3-7, Independence 1-0
Cowley 11-9, Johnson County 6-12
Neosho County 25-13, Highland 13-2
Coffeyville 11-2, Kansas City 7-4
Cowley at Johnson County, ppd.
Fort Scott at Independence, ppd.
Neosho County 8-11, Highland 6-8
Labette 10, Allen 5, game one
Labette at Allen, game two
Cowley 10-7, Johnson County 6-4
Fort Scott 7-3, Independence 3-4
Fort Scott 11-13, Evangel JV 2-2
Allen at Brown Mackie
Hutchinson at Cowley
Johnson County at Longview
Maple Woods at Kansas City
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M at Labette
Northern Oklahoma-Enid at Independence
Rockhurst JV at Neosho County
Southeast Nebraska at Highland
Coffeyville at Johnson County
Cowley at Neosho County
Fort Scott at Labette
Highland at Allen
Independence at Kansas City
Allen at Highland
Johnson County at Coffeyville
Kansas City at Independence
Labette at Fort Scott
Neosho County at Cowley
x -- Tie game not included.
Brown Mackie (BMC) and Hesston are independent schools whose teams play each of the Jayhawk East schools for post-season tournament seeding purposes.
Hutchinson 8-5, Allen 0-4
Cloud County 4-9, Coffeyville 3-8
Independence 5-11, Fort Scott 3-5
Johnson County 13-4, Cowley 3-15
Labette 12-22, Brown Mackie 1-3
Neosho County 11-14, Hesston 5-2
Hesston 4-2, Allen 2-1
Kansas City 6-6, Bethel JV 0-10
Coffeyville 5-9, Brown Mackie 2-1
Cowley 2-9, Fort Scott 1-1, first game, 8 innings
Johnson County 7-13, Independence 1-1
Labette 5-2, Cloud County 0-4
Neosho County 2-10, Hutchinson 1-5
Allen at Coffeyville
Brown Mackie at Cloud County
Cowley at Independence
Kansas City at Johnson County
Labette at Highland
Neosho County at Fort Scott
Allen at Cottey
Crowder at Coffeyville
Highland at Fort Scott
Kansas City at Maple Woods
Neosho County at Bacone JV
Brown Mackie at Fort Scott
Cloud County at Johnson County
Cowley at Kansas City
Hesston at Labette
Hutchinson at Coffeyville
Independence at Highland
Cloud County at Fort Scott
Cowley at Highland
Hesston at Coffeyville
Hutchinson at Labette
Independence at Kansas City
Connors State at Neosho County
Experienced core returns for Tiger softball (03/27/15)
There are 39 girls out for softball this season at Fort Scott High School. But head coach Alvin Metcalf has known for quite some time now that two of them are likely to miss the entire season. However, there are four All-Southeast Kansas League picks coming back from last year's team, which won the Southeast Kansas League championship and finished third at the Class 4A-Division I State Tournament with a 17-8 record...
Young Eagles' season already underway (03/27/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Rebuilding with a young team is the task facing head coach Jeff Reed and assistant Brian Baker as Uniontown's baseball team was due to take the field for the first time Thursday in a tournament hosted by Northeast High School at Arma. Uniontown opened against the host school with Liberal, Mo., and St. Paul following. The third-place and championship games rounded out the night's action...
'Hounds split with Indy, sweep Evangel (03/24/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball squad split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Independence Sunday then swept a road twinbill from the Evangel College junior varsity at Springfield, Mo., Monday. The 7-3 win for the Greyhounds' in Sunday's opener was their fifth in a row. But the Pirates took the nightcap, 4-3. Monday, Fort Scott swept Evangel 11-2 and 13-2, so the 'Hounds have won seven of their last eight games after losing eight of the nine played before then...
Greyhounds drop four on road trip (03/24/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team went on the road for Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheaders Friday and Saturday but were swept in each one. Friday, the Greyhounds were swept by Independence, 5-3 and 11-5. Saturday, Cowley took 2-1 and 9-1 games...
'Hounds sweep Pirates (03/21/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept Independence in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Lions Field Friday, winning the opener 3-1 and the nightcap 7-0. After losing eight of their previous nine games, the Greyhounds (4-10 East, 9-14 overall) have gone 4-0 so far this week. They swept the Baker University junior varsity at Lions Field Tuesday and have a pair of conference games to play at Independence Sunday...
'Freshmen Trio' named All-SEK (03/21/15)
Fort Scott High's State Tournament-qualifying "Freshmen Trio" earned All-Southeast Kansas League wrestling honors recently. Derek Bollinger, who had a record of 35-15 prior to State, when the vote of league coaches was held, was named to the First Team as the 132-pound wrestler. Alex Gorman (16-14) and Zarek Fewell (28-18) were each named as Second Team members...
Four Eagles honored in TRL (03/21/15)
Two girls and two boys from Uniontown High School recently received All-League honors in voting conducted by Three Rivers League basketball coaches. Sophomore Shalina Harper was selected to a spot on the girls' First Team while classmate Holly Shinn was tabbed as an Honorable Mention selection. Sophomores David Bradbury and Garrett Elder were each placed on the boys' Second Team...
Cook unanimous All-SEK (03/20/15)
Fort Scott High School junior Ashley Cook was the only Tiger chosen for the All-Southeast Kansas League girls' basketball team this season. Cook, a junior, was one of two unanimous choices for the First Team in a vote of league coaches. The other was Labette County freshman Tristan Gegg...
FSCC baseball games moved (03/20/15)
Fort Scott Community College baseball's Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader versus Independence scheduled for Thursday at Lions Park will be played today beginning at 1 p.m. Also, the doubleheader between these schools scheduled for Saturday at Independence will be held there at the same time Sunday instead...
FSHS baseball holding drawing for White Sox-Royals tickets (03/20/15)
Fort Scott High School baseball will be giving away tickets for two trips to see FSHS graduate Adam LaRoche play when the Chicago White Sox visit the Kansas City Royals this season. Tickets will be given away for games on April 8 and 9 and on August 8 and 9. Lodging is included on the night of the first game of each trip. The seats for each pair of games are on the lower level at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo...
Greyhound softball swept at Labette (03/20/15)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College's softball team was swept by Labette here Tuesday in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play by scores of 8-1 and 6-1 The Greyhounds (0-4 East, 9-12 overall) had 7 hits in each game, including 4 doubles in game two. But no 'Hound had more than 1 hit in either game. FSCC plays at Independence Friday and at Cowley Saturday...
Three Tigers honored in SEK (03/18/15)
Three members of Fort Scott High School's boys' basketball team were honored with All-Southeast Kansas League status in a vote conducted recently by league coaches. The teams are picked prior to the post-season but are held until all SEK teams have completed post-season play...
'Hounds outscore Baker JV 30-1 in twinbill (03/18/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team broke out of a slump impressively Tuesday, sweeping the Baker University junior varsity 19-0 and 11-1. Neither game went past the fifth inning. The Greyhounds (7-14) posted their first sweep since the opening doubleheader of the season versus Cloud County. They came into Tuesday's play with losses in eight of their last nine outings...
'Hounds split with Maple Woods (03/17/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team won the opener of a non-conference doubleheader with Maple Woods at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex Saturday afternoon but managed just a split for the day. The Greyhounds won the opener, 5-4, scoring with two out in the bottom of the seventh inning. Maple Woods won the second game, 6-2, as Fort Scott committed 7 errors...
Coffeyville sweeps; Baker JV visits (03/17/15)
COFFEYVILLE -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team suffered a sweep at the hands of Coffeyville in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play here Saturday. Coffeyville won the opener 3-1 and the second game 11-6 as they kept pace with division-leading Cowley. The Red Ravens improved to 10-2 in the East, two games behind Cowley, and 17-9 overall. Coffeyville has won six of its last seven games...
Wilkinson to cheer for the Pirates (03/17/15)
'Hound softball rallies to salvage split; Maple Woods calls today (03/14/15)
A four-run rally in the bottom of the seventh inning allowed Fort Scott Community College's softball team to win the second game of a doubleheader at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex Friday and salvage a split with visiting North Iowa Area. The Trojans, playing the third doubleheader out of four they've scheduled on a Kansas road trip, won the opener 7-3. The 'Hounds (8-9) took the second game, 8-7...
Greyhounds split with Coffeyville (03/14/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Coffeyville at Lions Field Thursday afternoon, winning the opener 9-5 but falling in the nightcap 8-6. Coffeyville held a 3-0 lead after 2 1/2 innings. The Greyhounds (2-8 East, 5-12 overall) scored all their first-game runs over the course of the third through fifth innings to take a 9-3 lead...
Ottawa escapes valiant Tiger effort (03/13/15)
SALINA -- Fort Scott High School basketball doesn't come to State tournaments looking to make a good showing, no matter how it's seeded. The goal each season is to win the whole thing. Wednesday afternoon, the sixth-seeded Tigers were within one point with two minutes to go before Ottawa's Tyler Smith scored consecutive layups in a 16-second span, helping lead the Cyclones to a 53-44 victory in the first round of the Class 4A-Division I State Basketball Tournament at the Bicentennial Center here.. ...
Class 4A-Division I State Capsules (03/11/15)
Fort Scott Tigers Seed and record: 6th, 16-6 (10-2 Southeast Kansas League, 2nd). Record vs. 4A-Division I schools: 9-2. Record vs. Tournament teams: 2-0 (Chanute, 2-0). Paola Sub-State Seeded 1st. Def. No. 4 Louisburg, 65-49. Def. No. 2 Paola, 64-58...
Another State qualifier (03/11/15)
Longview holds off 'Hounds, 8-6 (03/11/15)
Visiting Longview held off a Fort Scott Community College rally in the bottom of the ninth inning at Lions Field Tuesday to take a single nine-inning non-conference contest, 8-6. Long-view led 5-0 after 2 1/2 innings. Fort Scott (4-11) got on the board on a 2-run home run by Josh Whisler in the bottom of the third. Kaden Shaffer, who reached base on a fielder's choice, also score on the homer, Whisler's second of the season...
Four SEK teams going to State tournaments (03/10/15)
Fort Scott High's boys are one of four Southeast Kansas League teams that have qualified for State tournament play, the first time the SEK has sent that many since both Fort Scott and Labette County qualified both their boys' and girls teams to the Class 4A tournament in 2004-05...
' Hounds sweep Mineral Area (03/10/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team swept Mineral Area (Mo.) in a non-conference doubleheader at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex Sunday afternoon. It was the first time the Greyhounds (7-6) had been able to play in 11 days. They won the first game 8-0 and took the second 7-2...
Cowley takes Sunday twinbill (03/10/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team dropped a pair in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Lions Field Sunday, losing to Cowley 6-2 in the first game and 4-1 in the second. With Cowley's sweep on Thursday, the Tigers (6-0 East, 14-0 overall) won the season series 4-0...