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Saturday, Apr. 25, 2015

College Sports

Greyhounds sweep Kansas City (04/24/15)
Nick Banman's 3-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning of game two allowed Fort Scott Community College's baseball team to escape with a sweep of Kansas City Kansas in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Lions Field Thursday afternoon...
'Hound softball wins finale; Districts next (04/24/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team concluded the regular season Tuesday with an 11-5 win over the Bacone College junior varsity at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex. Games versus the Central Methodist University junior varsity scheduled at home Friday and on the road Sunday were cancelled...
Panthers take twinbill from 'Hounds (04/22/15)
CHANUTE --Neosho County took both games of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division twinbill from Fort Scott Community College here Monday by scores of 11-1 and 10-8. The first game lasted just five innings due to the 10-run rule. Trey Hair had 2 of Fort Scott's 7 hits. The Greyhounds' only run scored in the top of the first inning when Jedd Andrade came in on a groundout...
Greyhounds moving on (04/22/15)
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...
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...
'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...
'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...
Greyhound softball pounces Cottey (04/10/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team is on a four-game winning streak after sweeping a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Allen Tuesday and doing the same to Cottey College in a make-up twinbill Thursday. The Greyhounds will be on the road today and Saturday playing conference doubleheaders at Hesston and Hutchinson...
Sweep pushes 'Hounds into seventh place (04/07/15)
With three series -- 12 games -- remaining in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team did itself a big favor by sweeping Highland at Lions Field Saturday. A come-from-behind 12-6 win in the opener and a 10-0 run-rule shutout in the second game put Fort Scott in seventh place in the division by itself, a game ahead of the Scotties...
Greyhounds get by No. 4 Scotties in opener (04/04/15)
Alex Yeoman was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning of Friday's opening game at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex, allowing the winning run to come across the plate as Fort Scott Community College's softball team upset No. 4-ranked Highland, 8-7, in the first game of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader...
'Hounds split at Highland; rematch here today (04/04/15)
HIGHLAND -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader here Thursday, pulling the Greyhounds into a tie for eighth place in the division with Independence. Highland, tied with Kansas City for sixth, won the opener 14-11. Fort Scott took the second game 14-2. On Wednesday, Independence suffered a sweep at the hands of No. 7 Johnson County, 11-5 and 12-7...
Juco softball splits with KCK (04/03/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team broke a 14-game conference losing streak dating back to last season when it beat KCK 3-0 in the opener of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex Tuesday. But the Blue Devils came back to win the second game, 7-1...
No. 17 Crowder rolls by Greyhounds, 12-1 (04/01/15)
NEOSHO, Mo. -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team played its fifth game in three days Tuesday and the outcome was probably what would be expected when a team that's played a lot of games in a short amount of time plays a nationally-ranked squad...
'Hound softball goes 2-2 over weekend (04/01/15)
Fort Scott Community College's softball team went 2-2 over the weekend in games versus Region VI competition at the Betty Ruth Willard Complex. Friday, the 'Hounds swept Brown Mackie, 9-1 and 11-5. Saturday Cloud County came in and swept 7-5 and 7-0 in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play...
'Hounds split with Labette, sweep Wentworth (04/01/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Labette Sunday and swept Wentworth Military, Mo., in a non-conference twinbill Monday. Both were held at Lions Field. The conference split leaves the Greyhounds in ninth place in the Jayhawk East with a 7-13 record. They are one game behind both Independence and Highland, which are tied for seventh, and two games behind sixth-place Kansas City...
'Hounds split with Cards; teams play here Sunday (03/28/15)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College and Labette split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader here Friday. The homestanding Cardinals rallied to take the opener, 6-5. The Greyhounds won the second game 7-3. The teams will play each other at 1 p.m. Sunday at Lions Field. The games were originally scheduled for today but moved back due to wet field conditions. Wentworth Military visits at 1 p.m. Monday...