'Hounds roll by Westminister JV
Fort Scott Community College's men rolled past the Westminister College junior varsity at Arnold Arena Monday night, taking a 77-36 win. The Greyhounds improved to 3-7 on the season but two of those wins are over four-year school JVs. The Greyhounds shot 59 percent from the field in the game, making 29 of 49 field-goal attempts. They made nine of their first 10 attempts on their way to taking a 27-8 lead with 10:56 left in the first half...
'Hound women bounce back, beat Scouts
At the end of the first quarter of their game against Penn Valley (Mo.) Saturday afternoon, Fort Scott Community College's women had a total of 5 points, the fewest the Greyhounds had scored in any quarter this season. Adrian, Mo., Sophomore Kamiron Luptak, the team's leading scorer so far this season, averaging 17.6 points per game, didn't score until the fourth quarter and finished with 3 points...
Penn Valley men beat buzzer
Fort Scott Community College's Tyler Owens hit three free throws after drawing a foul on a 3-point shot with 10 seconds remaining in Saturday's game versus Penn Valley (Mo.), the final one of the 2015 Gladbach Classic. But Penn Valley's Walter Sorrells took the inbound pass and weaved through the defense for the game-winning score with two seconds left to play as the Scouts picked up their first official victory of the season, 71-69...
FSCC men hold off Dragons
Walker's 31 leads way versus Wentworth
Comets hold off 'Hound women
One of the men's assistant coaches from Wentworth Military lamented the fact that he had to go to the locker room to help get his team ready as Fort Scott Community College and Cottey College played the fourth quarter of Friday night's game in the Gladbach Classic at Arnold Arena...
Lack of rebounding factors in mens' loss
It's there on a sheet of paper, glaring as it indicates an area of insufficiency in Wednesday night's junior-college basketball game at Arnold Arena. Fort Scott Community College's men had just 23 rebounds in a 68-58 loss to former division rival Independence. The Pirates had 43 rebounds, including two more defensive boards than the Greyhounds (1-6) had as a team...
'Hound women fade in 3rd quarter
Fort Scott Community College's women had a good first half Wednesday night as they took on Division I school Independence at Arnold Arena, trailing by just 6 points at the half. Then came the third quarter, bogged down by 23 fouls -- including two technicals on the same play -- and 32 free-throw attempts by both teams combined. After Indy scored the first 9 points of the quarter, the Pirates (6-1) shut down the Greyhounds' offense and went on to take an 85-62 victory...
Five 'Hounds receive volleyball honors in Division II, District M
Five Fort Scott Community College volleyball players recently received receive postseason honors. Freshman Brette Moore was named to both the Jayhawk Conference-Division II and Region VI-District M teams. Sophomores Julia Stringer, Emily Bruce and Sheri Middleton and freshman Mickey Trimble were all named Honorable Mention All-Conference. Bruce and Trimble were also selected to the Second Team All-District for District M...
'Hound women bounce back
FSCC shakes off loss to JV team, dominates Southwestern
FSCC men stumble at E. Okla.
WILBURTON, Okla. -- Fort Scott Community College's men fell to Eastern Oklahoma State here Saturday afternoon, 68-63. The Greyhounds fell to 1-5 on the season and have yet to beat another junior college. Eastern Oklahoma State (4-0), a Division I school, led 30-27 at the half...
13 Greyhounds tabbed
The Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference recently released its 2015 All-Conference Football team. Fort Scott had 13 players honored although only one of them was named to the First Team. Fort Scott's lone First Team player is sophomore defensive lineman Koran Crump. He averaged 5.4 tackles per game this season and was the conference leader in sacks with 11...
Fleming's 34 leads 'Hounds
Sophomore's 10 3s are likely a school record
Saint Mary takes control in fourth
Fort Scott Community College's women rallied to lead Wednesday night's home opener versus the University of Saint Mary junior varsity after three quarters but could not hold on in the final stanza and fell to the Spires, 62-54. Saint Mary scored 11 of the final 13 points of the first quarter -- with 6 points coming from sophomore forward Sabrina Golubski -- to take an 11-7 lead. The Spires scored 8 straight to increase the lead to 29-17 with 3:18 left in the first half...
'Hounds upset in Region title bid
OVERLAND PARK -- Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team went into Saturday's Region VI Division II District M Tournament as the No. 4 seed but was eliminated prematurely as Highland held off a rally from two sets down to prevail in five, 25-21, 25-19, 19-25, 22-25, 15-9...
FSCC women sweep JV teams
SALINA -- Fort Scott Community College's women's basketball team swept the competition here over the weekend at the Brown Mackie Classic, beating a pair of four-year school junior varsity teams. Friday, the Greyhounds (3-2) defeated the Kansas Wesleyan JV, 64-55. Saturday, Fort Scott routed the Bethany College JV, 72-38...
North Arkansas routs Greyhound men
HARRISON, Ark. -- Five players scored in double figures for North Arkansas here Saturday afternoon as the Pioneers ran past Fort Scott Community College's men, 103-65. The Greyhounds (0-4) saw Damertious Walker and Zechariah Benbow combine to make 13 of 23 field-goal attempts. But the rest of the team made only 9 of 32 attempts and Fort Scott was outrebounded, 41-17. The Pioneers had 34 defensive rebounds...
Independence sweeps Greyhounds
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott Community College's basketball teams were swept by Independence here Wednesday night in non-conference games between the former Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division rivals. Independence's women took a 68-51 victory over the Greyhounds, building a 24-11 lead after one quarter and making it hold up...
Greyhound men drop pair at Cowley Classic
ARKANSAS CITY --Fort Scott Community College's men opened the season at the Cowley Classic here over the weekend, dropping both games. The Greyhounds lost to Northern Oklahoma-Tonkawa on Friday, 57-46, and host Cowley, 85-72, on Saturday. The 'Hounds shot just 29 percent from the floor in Friday's loss, making 16 of 55 field-goal attempts. They also got to the free-throw line just 9 times, making 5...
Correction to volleyball playoff date
Fort Scott Community College's first-round playoff match versus Highland will take place as a part of the Region VI District M Tournament Saturday at Johnson County Community College at Overland Park. The match will begin at around noon, following the match between No. 1 seed Johnson County (30-6) and No. 8 Neosho County (24-13) at 10 a.m...
'Hounds to host playoff match Wednesday
IOLA -- Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team won its regular-season finale here Tuesday night, sweeping Allen in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division match, 25-17, 25-18, 25-10. The Greyhounds finished 6-3 in the conference and are 27-9 going into a first-round Region VI Division II District M Tournament match that will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday evening. Highland (4-5, 18-12) will be the opponent...