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Thursday, July 24, 2014
Rain? Whatever. (07/18/14)
USD 234 Summer Tennis (07/18/14)
USD 234 Summer Tennis (07/16/14)
Cal Ripken State Tournament Monday: Cottonwood Valley takes State title (07/15/14)
The Cottonwood Valley League survived the challenge from Cimarron River Monday afternoon and emerged as State champions after taking a 12-4 win in the second championship game of the Kansas Cal Ripken 10-and-Under State Tournament at Don Hewett Field...
Cal Ripken State Tournament Sunday: 9-inning game highlights action (07/15/14)
Cottonwood Valley was the only undefeated team remaining at the end of play Sunday in the Kansas Cal Ripken 10-and-Under State Baseball Tournament at Don Hewett Field. Earlier in the day, Galena stayed alive with a 10-inning victory over Independence before falling to Cimarron River in the third-place game...
Cal Ripken State Tournament Saturday: Fort Scott whips Wellington, ousted by Indy (07/15/14)
After losing its opening game Friday night to Cimarron River, Fort Scott's 10-and-under Cal Ripken Baseball team need to win twice on Saturday if it was to have a chance of winning the State baseball tournament at Don Hewett Field. Fort Scott got the first win, a 12-1 rout of Wellington in the second game of the day. But Independence brought an end to the locals' run with an 11-1 victory later in the day...
Cimarron River rolls, 23-1 (07/12/14)
Cimarron River, representing Liberal, was dominant against Fort Scott in the first round of the Kansas Cal Ripken Baseball 10-and- Under State Tournament at Don Hewett Field, beating the host team 23-1. The Rattlers had 17 hits and their pitchers held Fort Scott without a hit. ...
10-year-olds gather for State tourney (07/11/14)
Fort Scott will host a Cal Ripken State Baseball Tournament for the first time since 2011 this weekend as play gets underway for 10-year-olds at noon today at Don Hewett Field. This is the fourth time Fort Scott has hosted a State-level Cal Ripken tournament. The community also hosted 10-year-old State in 2008, 12-year-olds in 2009, and 9-year-olds in 2011...
9's, 12's and 14's in action this weekend (07/11/14)
Fort Scott's 10-year-olds won't be the only local team in action this weekend as Cal Ripken State and Babe Ruth District tournaments will be underway across the state this weekend. Fort Scott's 9-year-old Cal Ripken team is playing in the State Tournament at Garden City, which began today. ...
Rec Tennis (07/11/14)
House, Samuels to Washburn, Brantley to Westminister (07/09/14)
Three Greyhound sophomores signed National Letters of Intent to continue playing basketball from this past year's NJCAA national tournament team. Kevin House and Prince Samuels signed to play basketball at Washburn University in the tough MIAA conference...
FSCC Softball welcomes 14 new faces (07/04/14)
Head Coach Kristin Schalk has announced the addition of 12 student-athletes to the FSCC softball team. Kaylee Bart, K.C. Beardsley, Riley Brown, Erica Duncan, Michaela Horn, Alex Perez, Cheyenne Pierce, Meagan Powell, Amber Sutton, Kristen Tyler, Mikayla Ussery, Elizabeth Walz, Kylie Wilson, and Rachel Zeller will each be a member of the Lady Greyhound softball team for the 2014-2015 season...
Chamber Golf Classic (06/28/14)
Junior golf season concludes (06/28/14)
The recent Southeast Kansas Junior Golf season concluded Thursday at Oswego. For those who have been following junior golf, this is not a part of the Kansas Junior Golf Association series that's also being conducted this summer. On June 19 at Chanute's Stone Quarry course, Nicholas King finished in second place in the boys' 11-12 year-old division, shoowing 43 over nine holes. Cole Wheeler of Chanute was first with a score of 41...
Iola hands Post 25 first losses of season (06/27/14)
Visiting Iola Post 15 handed Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 its first two losses of the season Thursday as the Indians posted a sweep at Ty Cullor Field. Post 15 took the opener, 5-3, in 10 innings and the nightcap, 5-0. Post 25 (14-2) had 8 hits in the opener but also stranded 16 runners on base, leaving the bases loaded in the third, fifth and 10th innings. Fort Scott left 7 on from the seventh inning on...
King wins second KJGA tourney (06/27/14)
COFFEYVILLE -- The Kansas Junior Golf Association's second southeast Kansas tournament was held at the municipal course here Tuesday. Nicholas King won the 12-13 year-old age group, as he did back on June 18 in Fort Scott. This time, he shot 78 over nine holes and 5,245 yards. Cole Wheeler of Chanute was second with an 81 and Jace Watkins of Burlington was third with an 85...
Local youth wins age group at home (06/26/14)
Fort Scott's Woodland Hills Golf Course hosted a Kansas Junior Golf Association southeast area tournament June 18 with two local youths participating. Nicholas King won his age group, the 12-13 year-old division, by shooting a 78. The next-best finisher, Jack Watkins of Burlington, finished 10 strokes back and Cole Wheeler of Chanute finished third with a score of 92...
Post 25 remains unbeaten after sweep (06/25/14)
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 baseball remains undefeated (14-0) after sweeping Osawatomie Post 204 at Ty Cullor Field Tuesday evening. Fort Scott won the opener 8-0, stopping the scheduled seven-inning game after five on the run rule. The five-inning nightcap resulted in a 5-2 victory...
11 FSCC student-athletes earn NJCAA recognition (06/25/14)
The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) announced its 2013-14 Academic Teams of the Year and Academic Student-Athlete Awards Tuesday morning. To be listed among the Academic Teams of the Year, a team must have a grade-point average of at least 3.00. Fort Scott Community College appears on four of the lists...