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Sunday, Apr. 19, 2015
JAYHAWK CONFERENCE SCOREBOARDUpdated at 10:20 p.m. Friday night.
Kansas City 8-8, Allen 4-10
Coffeyville at Independence
Cowley 11-23, Labette 2-3
Johnson County 7-16, Highland 4-6
Neosho County 8-16, Fort Scott 7-4
Johnson County 7-16, Highland 4-6
Fort Scott at Neosho County
Independence at Coffeyville
Kansas City at Allen
Labette at Cowley
Fort Scott at Rockhurst JV
Highland at Maple Woods
St. Mary's JV at Kansas City
Coffeyville vs. Seminole State at Tulsa
Cowley at Crowder
Independence at Longview
Johnson County at Maple Woods
Kansas City at Rockhurst JV
Cowley at Highland
Johnson County at Allen
Kansas City at Fort Scott
Labette at Coffeyville
Neosho County at Independence
Allen at Johnson County
Coffeyville at Labette
Fort Scott at Kansas City
Highland at Cowley
Independence at Neosho County
Brown Mackie at Neosho County
x -- Clinched division title.
x -- Tie game not included.
Cowley 19-17, Brown Mackie 4-0
Hutchinson 5-4, Friends JV 3-5
Labette 5-3, Allen 1-0
Missouri Valley JV at Kansas City, ccd.
Central Methodist JV at Fort Scott, ccd., wet grounds
Highland 3-11, Hesston 0-3
Neosho County 9-3, Kansas City 1-7
Rose State at Coffeyville,ccd., wet grounds
Highland at North Central Missouri
Kansas City at Neosho County
Cloud County at Dodge City
Fort Scott at Central Methodist JV
Allen at Ottawa JV
Cottey at Coffeyville
Cowley at Friends JV
Bacome JV at Fort Scott
Highland at Maple Woods
Hutchinson at Oklahoma Wesleyan JV
Johnson County at Crowder
North Central Missouri at Kansas City
Bethel JV at Hesston
Cottey at Allen
Bethany JV at Hutchinson
Kansas Wesleyan JV at Brown Mackie
Regular season ends
JV Tigers get by Paola, 1-0 (04/18/15)
Jarrett Lyon threw a no-hitter and Jeron Poyner scored the game's only run in the first inning as Fort Scott High's junior varsity baseball team won a first-round game in the LaRoche Tournament Friday, 1-0, over Paola at Dave Regan Stadium. Poyner got on base on an error by Paola's shortstop, ending up at second on the play. He scored when Lyon helped his own cause by hitting a 2-out double...
Neosho sweeps Greyhounds (04/17/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team dropped both ends of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with third-place Neosho County at Lions Field Thursday evening. The Panthers rallied and then held on for an 8-7 victory in the opener and bashed five home runs in the night cap, dominating 16-4 in an eight-inning, run-rule verdict...
Hill recognized for becoming winningest Greyhound coach (04/17/15)
nnounce that head coach John Hill has broken the record for most wins in program history. John Curtis, head coach from 1993 to 1997, previously held the record. Hill broke the record during the 2014 spring season, but institutional record keeping had trouble proving out the achievement. This spring Scott Nuzum, sports editor for the Fort Scott Tribune, dug into the paper's archive to find that Hill had indeed broken the record in 2014 when he cracked Curtis' 168 all-time wins...
FSCC basketball all-star games set for Sunday (04/17/15)
The Fifth Annual Pechone Stepps Senior All-Star Games will be held Sunday at Arnold Arena. The basketball doubleheader features 30 of the top senior basketball players from 20 area schools. The girls' all-star game is set for a 1 p.m. tipoff at Arnold Arena with the boys to follow at 3 p.m...
'Hound softball rally falls short, 4-3 (04/17/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team saw a seventh-inning rally fall short Wednesday as Neosho County held on for a 3-2 win in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division make-up game at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex. This was the second game of a doubleheader, which was suspended in the first inning on March 24. Neosho County led 1-0 when it was suspended due to lightning and 2-0 after three innings...
Antonetti 4th in first league meet (04/17/15)
PITTSBURG -- Fort Scott High School senior Conner Antonetti finished in fourth place in the first of four Southeast Kansas League designated golf tournaments. Antonetti shot 38 on the front nine and 39 on the back to finish with a total of 77. Austin Krewson of Labette County was the winner with a 38-37--75, winning a tiebreaker from Iola's Kaden Macha (39-36). ...
Young Tiger tennis struggles at LCHS (04/17/15)
PARSONS -- A young Fort Scott High School tennis team experienced some more growing pains here Tuesday at what ended up being a triangular hosted by Labette County. "All of our players today we either first or second year players and that lack of experience shows, but the only way to get experience is by playing," Fort Scott head coach Lynn Barr said. "I thought Vandaro (Chit) had a very good tournament and played some good tennis in both of his matches."...
Tiger beat goes on after coaching change (04/15/15)
Following a rare mid-season coaching change (see box at right), Fort Scott High School's softball team simply came out to Don Hewett Field Tuesday night and continued doing what it's been doing for the past week --rolling up big wins. The Tigers, under interim head coach Karen Curran, who replaced Alvin Metcalf Monday, rolled to 14-0 and 17-2 run-rule victories over Parsons in a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader just hours after it was announced that Metcalf would no longer coach the team...
Decision to 'go in different directon' cited as Metcalf leaves program (04/15/15)
The announcement that Alvin Metcalf has left his position as head coach of Fort Scott High School's softball program seven games into his seventh season arrived via email Tuesday morning. It was not made clear in the letter if Metcalf left voluntarily...
Remember the time...? (04/15/15)
Greyhound softball takes second game from Ravens (04/15/15)
For just the second time this season, Fort Scott Community College's softball team lost rhe first game of a doubleheader but bounced back to win the second. This happened Tuesday at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex against Coffeyville in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division action...
Three medal for JVgolf squad (04/15/15)
COFFEYVILLE --Fort Scott High's junior varsity golf team finished fourth here Monday with three Tigers earning medals. The Tigers finished with a four-man, nine-hole team score of 233. Independence won the team title with a 208. Caleb Rhoades finished in eighth place individually for Fort Scott, shooting a 54. Jesse Jones placed ninth with a 56. Derek Bollinger tied for 10th place with a 57...
JV tennis results from Parsons (04/15/15)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott High School sent three entries to a junior varsity tennis tournament here Monday. Micah Self played No. 1 singles for the Tigers. He finished in second place with a 2-1 record. He defeated Jack Waring of Pittsburg in the first round, 6-1, and Cameron Goodrich of Independence, 6-3, in the semifinals. Chanute's Payton Cranor won the championship match, 6-2...
Tiger girls second at Chanute meet (04/15/15)
CHANUTE -- Fort Scott High School's girls track team won 11 medals while the boys won eight in a junior varsity meet here Monday. Fort Scott's girls finished second in the team standings. Host Chanute scored 162 points while the Tigers scored 70. Pittsburg finished third with 59 points...
'Hounds move up despite series split (04/14/15)
A split of their weekend series with last-place Allen was not what Fort Scott Community College's baseball team was looking for in the Greyhounds' quest to finish with the best seed possible in the upcoming Region VI Tournament. But thanks to Johnson County, the 'Hounds finished the weekend in better position than they were going in...
Hutch wins pair of close games from Greyhounds (04/14/15)
HUTCHINSON -- Following Friday's sweep at Hesston, Fort Scott Community College's softball team had moved up into the No. 8 position for Region VI-Division II post- season tournament seeding and were just a few games out from having home-field advantage in the first round...
Seconds for throwers at Pitt State (04/14/15)
PITTSBURG -- Fort Scott High's boys picked up a pair of seconds in throwing events while girls' distance-running events featured some of the best times in Kansas this season at the Pittsburg State University Gorilla Relays here Friday. Nick Woods finished in second place in discus with a distance of 146 feet, 11 inches on his fifth throw in the event. Dylan Untereker of Pittsburg went 148' 7" on his first throw and made it hold up...
Tiger tennis posts 3-6 record at Nevada (04/14/15)
NEVADA -- Fort Scott High School's tennis team won three matches in an old-school nine-match dual against Nevada here Friday. Raifen Cruse was the Tigers' only winner in singles and was a par of one of two winning teams in doubles play. "We played better at times," Fort Scott head coach Lynn Barr said. ...
'Hounds only split at Allen; teams here today (04/11/15)
IOLA -- What Fort Scott Community College's baseball would have liked to get this weeknd was a series sweep against Allen. But here on Friday afternoon, the host Red Devils, in last place in the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division, spolied that plan by taking game one of a doubleheader, 3-2. Fort Scott rebounded for a 12-4 win in game two...
FSCC softball sweeps Hesston (04/11/15)
HESSTON -- Fort Scott Community College's softball team swept Hesston here Friday, improving their position for the upcoming Region VI-Division II Tournament. The 3-0, 7-1 sweep improves Fort Scott to 8-13 in Region VI seeding and 20-22 overall. Region VI seeding games include all Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division contests and those against independents Hesston and Brown Mackie...
Inexperienced golf team opens season (04/11/15)
Senior Conner Antonetti is the only returning member of Fort Scott High's golf team with varsity experience. That showed Thursday when he finished fifth in the Tigers' first varsity meet of the season at Independence. The rest of the Tiger roster consists of a junior and eight freshmen, five of who competed at Independence...
Tiger softball rolls over rival Dragons (04/11/15)
PITTSBURG -- Fort Scott High's softball squad shut out Pittsburg in both games of a doubleheader here Thursday, running its Southeast Kansas League winning streak to 27 games. The Tigers won the opener 8-0 and the nightcap 18-0. Kyenne Wade (5-2) allowed just 2 hits and 3 walks in the opener while striking out 13 batters. She also drove in 2 runs...
Pittsburg sweeps Tiger baseball (04/11/15)
PITTSBURG -- Pittsburg made it known that Fort Scott High's baseball team is not the only contender for the Southeast Kansas League title by sweeping a doubleheader from the Tigers at Jaycee Ball Park here Thursday. The Purple Dragons, who now lead the SEK by a half game over Labette County at 3-0, 5-1 overall, took the first game 7-6 in eight innings and the nightcap 6-3...
Tiger tennis struggles at Pittsburg (04/11/15)
PITTSBURG -- Fort Scott High School's young tennis team struggled in a pool-play tournament at Pittsburg here Thursday. The four entries won only three matches among them, each in fifth-place matches. The first two matches for each Tiger entrant were in pool play. Three of the four fifth-place matches were against Columbus entrants...
Medalists few at Paola meet (04/11/15)
PAOLA -- Partly because some athletes were held out to compete in Friday's Gorilla Relays and partly because of the dominance of strong teams, Fort Scott's track teams won only four medals here Thursday. They were all in boys' events. Paola's girls scored 275 team points, nearly 200 more than the runner up. Lamar, Mo., won the boys' side with 147 points. Fort Scott finished eighth with 15...