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Tuesday, Sep. 27, 2016

College Sports

Neosho County gets by No. 9 Greyhounds (09/23/16)
Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team overcame struggles in the second and third sets, won the fourth and held a 14-12 lead in the fifth and deciding set of a Jayhawk Conference-Division II match with Neosho County at Arnold Arena Wednesday night...
'Hounds move to 9th in poll, host Neosho tonight (09/21/16)
Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team moved up to No. 9 in the latest NJCAA Division II poll released Tuesday afternoon. The Greyhounds moved up one spot this week. They have won their last 10 matches, including a pair this past weekend at Johnson County and at Southeast (Neb.)...
Greyhounds dominate CMU 70-0 (09/20/16)
Fort Scott Community College scored eight touchdowns in the first half alone at Frary Field Monday night as the Greyhounds crushed the Central Methodist University junior varsity 70-0. Fort Scott's defense held the Eagles to exactly zero yards of total offense. CMU (0-2) gained just 23 yards on 15 pass plays and lost 23 yards on 29 rushing attempts. Two of CMU's three first downs on the game came by penalty on the same drive in the fourth quarter...
'Hounds take 2 over weekend (09/20/16)
Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team, ranked No. 10 in NJCAA Division II, took a pair of road wins over the weekend at Johnson County and Southeast (Neb.). The Greyhounds took a 3-2 win over No. 19 Johnson County Friday night at Overland Park by scores of 25-17, 20-25, 30-23, 25-18 and 15-9. It is not known when the last time a Fort Scott victory at Overland Park took place but it is the Greyhounds' second win over the Cavaliers in the past three seasons...
FOOTBALL FRIDAY: Monday Night Football at Frary Field (09/16/16)
Fort Scott Community College will host its own version of "Monday Night Football" at the beginning of next week. The Greyhounds (1-2) will be facing the Central Methodist University junior varsity at Frary Field with kickoff at 7 p.m. This will be the first time Fort Scott has played a four-year college's JV team since 1999, when the Greyhounds whipped Culver-Stockton's JV 54-7 at Frary Field...
'Hound volleyball rolls to 8th straight win (09/14/16)
Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team, ranked No. 10 in NJCAA Division II, won its eighth straight game Monday night with a sweep of the St. Mary's University junior varsity. The Greyhounds (13-2) took the match by scores of 25-13, 25-21, 25-14...
Sputtering offense dooms 'Hound effort (09/13/16)
Fort Scott Community College ran 103 plays in its game against Iowa Western at Frary Field Saturday night. The Greyhounds had more first downs. They ran more passing plays and more running plays. Quarterback Nathan Rourke tried keeping his team in it, showing Harry Houdini-esque abilities to elude the rush. Two of his receivers put themselves on FSCC's record list for single-game receptions. The defense held on two Reiver red zone opportunities in the first half...
'Hounds 2-0 on day one (09/10/16)
COFFEYVILLE -- Fort Scott Community College improved to 10-2 here Friday with a pair of wins on the first day of the Coffeyville Invitational. In their first match of the day, the Greyhounds, ranked No. 10 in this week's NJCAA Division II poll, swept Longview, Mo., 25-18, 25-18, 26-24. Megan Turner and Mariah Aebersold each recorded 10 kills for Fort Scott (10-2). Aebersold was successful on 10 of 17 attacks, an impressive .529 kill percentage. She was also in on 5 kills, 2 solos and 3 assisted...
Greyhounds rise in poll, beat Labette in conference play (09/09/16)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team swept Labette in Jayhawk Conference-Division II play here Wednesday night, 28-26, 25-15, 28-26. The Greyhounds improved to 2-0 in conference play and 8-2 overall. Labette dropped its conference opener and stands at 6-7 overall...
Southwell's kicking key in FSCC win (09/07/16)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott Community College's only points of the second half were scored by a Fort Scott High School graduate here Saturday night, giving the Greyhounds a 22-20 victory over Independence in Jayhawk Conference play. Brody Southwell's 23-yard field goal with 11:07 remaining in the fourth quarter was the only score by either team in the second half. It was the third field goal of the game for the FSHS graduate...
Greyhounds split at NE tourney (09/07/16)
NORFOLK, Neb. -- No. 14 Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team split its matches at an invitational here over the weekend, dropping two matches against other schools ranked in NJCAA Division II on Friday. No. 8 Kirkwood downed the Greyhounds in four sets on Friday, 25-15, 25-19, 17-25, 25-22. ...
FOOTBALL FRIDAY: Not much to know about Pirates (09/02/16)
Fort Scott Community College will play its first road game of the young season Saturday night when the Greyhounds travel to Independence for a 7 p.m. Jayhawk Conference game at Sulthis Stadium. Fort Scott (1-0 Jayhawk, 1-0 overall) played its season opener last week, giving No. 5 Butler all it could handle before falling 35-41 at Frary Field. The Greyhounds led 21-7 after one quarter...
The Big Rally (09/01/16)
No. 14 Greyhounds rally in 5th set after being 2 points from defeat
Greyhounds give No. 5 Butler fits before falling (08/30/16)
Part of the story was of two quarterbacks -- one looking to show he was legit and another looking to show he should be the starter for a national power. That was among the many things on display at Frary Field Saturday night as Fort Scott Community College gave No. 5-ranked Butler all it could handle before falling, 41-35, in their regular-season opener in Jayhawk Conference play...
'Hounds 4-0 in home event (08/30/16)
Fort Scott Community College's volleyball team, ranked No. 14 in NJCAA Division II, won all four of its matches in a home event at Arnold Arena over the weekend. Fort Scott's first challenge was against Division III No. 4-ranked Brookhaven College Friday afternoon. The Greyhounds won in four sets, 25-12, 20-25, 25-11, 25-23...