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'Hound baseball win streak now at 14 (03/22/17)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team continued its winning streak in doubleheaders played Saturday and Monday. The Greyhounds, who moved into the NJCAA Division I national poll this week at No. 17 (see below), swept Labette at Lions Field in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Parsons on Saturday, 9-5 and 7-6, extending their conference winning streak to 10 games. ...
'Hounds salvage Tuesday split, break losing streak (03/22/17)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team broke a seven-game losing streak Tuesday when the Greyhounds won the second game of a home conference doubleheader at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex. Friday, Fort Scott traveled to Independence, where the Greyhounds lost in the bottom of the seventh inning in both games, 5-4 and 12-11. ...
'Hounds sweep at Labette; rematch today (03/18/17)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept Labette here Thursday in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader. The Greyhounds had a fairly easy time in the opener, winning 11-3, but had to hold off the Cardinals in the nightcap, 9-8...
FSCC softball drops pair to Neosho County (03/18/17)
Fort Scott Community College's softball dropped both ends of a Jayhawk Conference-Division II doubleheader to Neosho County at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex Wednesday afternoon, 19-2 and 12-10. The games were moved from Tuesday due to cold weather...
Tiger tennis opens season at Independence (03/18/17)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott High School's boys' tennis team started its season here Tuesday with matches at the Independence Invitational against tough competition. "We have work to do, but with work, we can improve on these areas that are hurting us," FSHS head coach Lynn Barr said...
Three receive All-SEK basketball honors (03/15/17)
Three Fort Scott High School basketball players -- two girls and one boy -- received All-Southeast Kansas League honors. The teams were released Monday, four days after the last SEK teams were eliminated from State Tournament play. Junior Madison Cook was one of four players unanimously selected to the girls' First Team. ...
Six with varsity experience return for Tiger boys' tennis (03/15/17)
Six players with varsity experience return to Fort Scott High's boys' tennis squad this season. There are also four first-year players. "It's kind of an interesting combination, " Fort Scott head coach Lynn Barr said Monday afternoon. "We have some kids who have been here and know what's going on. And then we have some kids who are just starting out without much experience. There's really no middle."...
Three area athletes earn POTW honors (03/15/17)
Three area athletes were named either player or co-player of the week in their sports by their respective conferences recently. Fort Scott High School graduates Kaleb DeLaTorre and Jennifer Harrison received honors as did Fort Scott Community College softball player Lauren Scott...
'Hounds sweep Independence on road (03/15/17)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team completed a season sweep of Independence here Sunday by winning both ends of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader, 7-4 and 8-4. Fort Scott (6-2 East, 13-5 overall) has won its last eight games since being swept by Coffeyville in its conference opener at Lions Field on March 4...
Greyhounds take pair in Sunday doubleheader (03/15/17)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team was forced to cancel a scheduled home doubleheader on Saturday but was able to play on Sunday and swept the Missouri Valley College junior varsity by scores of 10-2 and 16-8 at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex...
Homers help 'Hounds sweep Independence (03/11/17)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader from Independence at Lions Field Friday, taking game one, 7-3, and using five homer runs to take the nightcap, 8-6. These games were moved from Thursday due to anticipated bad weather (see box, right, for more schedule changes)...
Fewell, Gonzalez earn wrestling honors (03/11/17)
One had to have a truly special season to be named to the All-Southeast Kansas League wrestling team for the 2016-17 school year as just seven of the 28 members did not win a medal at a State Tournament. Fort Scott's Class 4A State qualifiers were both selected to the Honorable Mention team. ...
Five Eagles earn All-Three Rivers hoops recognition (03/11/17)
Five players from Uniontown were named to the All-Three Rivers League basketball teams, which were released on Thursday. Uniontown junior Ben George was one of five players selected unanimously to the boys' First Team along with Oswego senior Elijah Elliott, Jayhawk-Linn junior Branden Gray, St. Paul junior Brenden Doherty, and Yates Center sophomore Aaron King. Crest sophomore Hayden Hermreck is also on the First Team...
FSHS falls to Louisburg in Sub-State final (03/08/17)
SPRING HILL -- Once Louisburg's offense got on track here Saturday night, it became difficult for Fort Scott High's boys to keep up in the Spring Hill Class 4A-Division I Sub-State championship game here Saturday night. The Wildcats (10-12) made 17 of 23 field-goal attempts (74 percent) over the course of the final three quarters, with the offense especially potent during a third quarter in which they outscored the Tigers 19-6. ...
KCK women upset FSCC in first-round game (03/08/17)
Fort Scott Community College's women had a pretty good fourth quarter as they tried to rally in the first round of the Region VI Division II Tournament at Arnold Arena Saturday. But it wasn't as good as the third quarter visiting Kansas City Kansas had that put the fourth-seeded Greyhounds in the hole in the first place...
Greyhound softball beats Labette for 1st time in 11 years (03/08/17)
Although Fort Scott Community College's softball team won just one of four games in a three-day period, that one win was one of the bigger wins in the four-year tenure of head coach Kristin Janes. When the Greyhounds beat Labette, 7-3, in the first game of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Parsons Monday, it was their first win over the Cardinals since 2006. ...
Greyhound men eliminated in semifinal (03/08/17)
FSCC upsets No. 3 seed Kansas City Saturday, falls at Johnson Monday
FSCC's Tadtman named women's Co-Coach of Year (03/08/17)
The Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference released its All-Conference teams Monday afternoon. Four Fort Scott players were named to the men's and women's Division II teams. First-year women's head coach Jeff Tadtman, who came to Fort Scott over the summer after his previous school, Carl Albert State (Okla.) dropped basketball, was named Division II Co-Coach of the Year along with Johnson County's Ben Conrad. ...
'Hounds sweep pair of twinbills (03/08/17)
After dropping both games of a home conference doubleheader last Thursday, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team has swept its last two. Saturday, they paid back Coffeyville for Thursday's sweep by taking two from the Red Ravens in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division twinbill, 11-2 and 16-5. Tuesday, the Greyhounds used a pair of big innings to post a sweep of the Baker University junior varsity at Lions Field, 9-2 and 15-2...
Boys fight back to beat top seed; face Louisburg tonight (03/04/17)
SPRING HILL -- Seconds into the fourth quarter here Thursday night, Fort Scott High's boys trailed top-seeded Class 4A-Division I Sub-State Tournament host Spring Hill by 8 points. About 6 1/2 minutes later, the Tigers held an 8-point lead during a furious fourth quarter in which the teams combined for 54 points -- Fort Scott scored 32 after posting just 24 in the first three -- and held on to upset the Broncos, 56-52, breaking a five-game losing streak in the process...
Top-seeded Paola downs Tiger girls (03/04/17)
SPRING HILL -- Just when it looked as though Fort Scott High's girls had gotten themselves back into the game, top-seeded Paola went on a 12-0 run to take control in the third quarter and went on to a 46-25 win in a Spring Hill Class 4A-Division I Sub-State Tournament semifinal here Friday night...
Tie-breaker forces 'Hound men on road (03/04/17)
Brown Mackie's dominance of a nearly nine-minute stretch of Wednesday night's regular-season finale at Arnold Arena was enough for the visiting Lions to win the game and a tie-breaker over Fort Scott Community College's men, forcing the Greyhounds (13-17) to go on the road for today's first-round Region VI-Division II Tournament game at Kansas City Kansas...
Greyhounds split on road, sweep at home (03/04/17)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team split a non-conference doubleheader at State Fair, Mo., on Wednesday and swept North Arkansas at home Friday afternoon. The Greyhounds (8-9) will face Maple Woods, Mo., this afternoon at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex with the non-conference twinbill starting at 1 p.m. The will open Jayhawk Conference-Division II play Monday against Labette at Parsons...
Ravens sweep 'Hounds in KJCCC opener (03/04/17)
Visiting Coffeyville swept Fort Scott Community College by scores of 13-6 and 15-7 in the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division opener for both teams Thursday at Lions Field. The Red Ravens (2-0 division, 10-6 overall) belted out 16 hits in the opener and 13 in the second game...
ONLINE FIRST: 'Hound women rally, host KCK Saturday (03/03/17)
For most of the first half Wednesday night, it looked like Brown Mackie was going to shoot the lights out and send Fort Scott Community College's women on the road for the first round of the Region VI-Division II Tournament. But the Greyhounds rallied from a 19-point deficit late in the second quarter, took the lead on their final shot of the third and held on to beat the Lions, 71-65, at Arnold Arena...
SCOREBOARD
Updated at 8:45 p.m. Tuesday night.


KJCCC BASKETBALL

DIVISION II

WOMEN

TeamDivisionOverall
x-Johnson County7-131-2
Highland6-228-4
Labette5-325-7
Fort Scott1-717-10
Kansas City1-718-13

x -- Division champion.

NJCAA Division II National Tournament, Harrison, Ark.

Tuesday, March 21

(2) Johnson County 72, (15) Lackawanna, Pa. 44

Wednesday, March 22

(2) Johnson County vs. (7) Kalamazoo Valley, 8 p.m.

MEN

TeamDivisionOverall
x-Highland6-223-8
Johnson County4-423-8
Kansas City4-411-19
Fort Scott4-413-17
Labette2-614-15

x -- Division champion.

NJCAA Division II National Tournament, Danville, Ill..

Tuesday, March 21

Johnson County vs. (4) Parkland, Ill., night

Wednesday, March 22

If Johnson County loses

(2) Johnson County vs. Cincinnati State-(5) Richard Bland loser, 8:30

Thursday, March 23

If Johnson County wins

Johnson County vs. Cincinnati State-(5) Richard Bland winner, 8:30


KJCCC BASEBALL

EASTERN DIVISION

TeamDivision Overall
Allen 10-224-5
Fort Scott10-222-5
Cowley8-418-10
Johnson County7-519-8
Kansas City7-515-11
Neosho County5-715-10
Coffeyville5-713-15
Highland3-910-15
Independence3-99-19
Labette2-107-14

Saturday, March 18

Kansas City 8-5, Independence 0-6

Allen 9-18, Highland 8-4

Fort Scott 9-7, Labette 5-6

Johnson County 9-8, Coffeyville 2-9

Cowley 2-6, Neosho County 1-7, game one, 10 innings

Sunday, March 19

No games scheduled

Monday, March 20

Rose State 20, Cowley 18

Fort Scott 15-18, Evangel JV 5-8

Tuesday, March 21

Northern Oklahoma-Tonkawa 5, Coffeyville 0

Rockhurst JV 5, Highland 4

Kansas City 5, Longview 3

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M 7, Neosho County 2

Johnson County 22, Wentworth Military 2

Wednesday, March 22

No games scheduled

Thursday, March 23

Allen at Neosho County

Cowley at Coffeyville

Fort Scott at Highland

Johnson County at Independence

Kansas City at Labette

Friday, March 24

No games scheduled

Saturday, March 25

Coffeyville at Cowley

Highland at Fort Scott

Independence at Johnson County

Labette at Kansas City

Neosho County at Allen

Sunday, March 26

No games scheduled


KJCCC SOFTBALL

EASTERN DIVISION

(Division II)

TeamDivision Overall
Cowley6-018-11
Hutchinson4-015-6
Johnson County6-213-4
Labette4-211-17
Neosho County4-26-14
Cloud County5-312-10
Highland3-317-6
Independence3-56-16
Kansas City1-39-7
Fort Scott2-812-19
Allen1-59-18
Coffeyville1-79-21

Saturday, March 18

Cowley 8-14, Fort Scott 0-4

Johnson County 10-14, Independence 0-9

Cloud County 7-1, Labette 3-2

Sunday, March 19

No games scheduled

Monday, March 20

Highland 5-7, Iowa Western 4-4

Galveston 2-9, Neosho County 1-1

Tuesday, March 21

Labette 6-11, Coffeyville 4-0

Johnson County 2-2, Highland 0-1

Hutchinson 4-11, Hesston 2-12

Independence 9-1, Cloud County 8-3

Kansas City 7-10, Fort Scott 5-11

Alvin 3-6, Neosho County 2-4

Wednesday, March 22

Kansas City at Cottey

Neosho County at San Jacinto South

Thursday, March 23

Allen at Southeast Nebraska

Friday, March 24

Cloud County at Johnson County

Cowley at Kansas City

Hesston at Labette

Hutchinson at Coffeyville

Independence at Highland

Saturday, March 25

Allen at Neosho County

Cloud County at Fort Scott

Cowley at Highland

Hesston at Coffeyville

Hutchinson at Labette

Independence at Kansas City

Sunday, March 26

Kansas Wesleyan JV at Cowley