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Monday, July 6, 2015
Former 'Hound eligible for supplemental draft (07/03/15)
Former Fort Scott Community College defensive back Kevin Short, who is the school's single-season and career interceptions record holder, is one of seven players that the National Football League has declared eligible for its supplemental draft, which will take place one week from today...
Local team goes 5-0 to win tournament (07/01/15)
McPHERSON -- The Kansas Indians, an 18-and-under baseball team that is made up of the players who were on the Fort Scott High School varsity team in the spring, went 5-0 at the 2015 Hooper Showcase here over the weekend. It was the second consecutive weekend that the Indians won a tournament...
FSCC athletes receive NJCAA academic honors (06/26/15)
Fort Scott Community College's athletic department announced Thursday that 14 student-athletes were recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) with Academic Student-Athlete Awards (which were formerly known as Academic All-American honors)...
Burlington run-rules Post 25 twice (06/23/15)
It was not a pretty night for Fort Scott American Legion Post 25's baseball team at Dave Regan Stadium Monday night as visiting Burlington Post 38 posted run-rule victories in both games of a doubleheader. Burlington won the opener 13-4 in four innings after the 8-run rule kicked in. Just three innings were played in the nightcap, which was originally scheduled for five, with Burlington winning 12-0...
Swhackers second in Olathe (06/23/15)
Ettore takes position at Ohio junior college (06/19/15)
Fort Scott Community College will be seeking a new athletic director as J.D. Ettore resigned his position earlier this week to take a similar position at a junior college in Ohio. Ettore was on the road Thursday when he returned the Tribune's request for a comment via telephone. He said he was offered the position and that "my wife (Sarah) and I walked about it and it was definitely a promotion financially. It's also closer to my family in New Jersey."...
Gorman named All-State First Team (06/17/15)
Fort Scott High School junior Katie Gorman was named to a First Team position as an infielder by the Kansas Softball Coaches Association recently. The coaches did not honor players by each infield position, lumping them all together. Gorman played both shortstop and second base for the Tigers this season. The coaches also handed out honors as though Class 4A is just one division for softball even though it is actually one of the sports in which the class is divided into two divisions...
Four Tigers named All-State (06/10/15)
Knopp named Pitcher of Year in Class 4A-Div. I
Alumni gather for statue's dedication (06/09/15)
The statue of Dave Regan that stands in the concourse of the stadium bearing his name was formally dedicated during an early-afternoon break of the Fort Scott Community College Showcast Saturday. FSHS alumni who played for the long-time educator and coach were present and gathered on the field as Josh Regan, Dave's son and the current head coach of the Fort Scott baseball team, made statements to the crowd...