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Saturday, July 30, 2016
Baseball

Indians hang in until the final out (07/30/16)
Russell eliminates Post 25 on game's final play; Larned is lone unbeaten team
Indians look to avoid elimination (07/29/16)
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 faces elimination today after Doniphan County rallied to take advantage of shaky pitching and take a 5-3 win in a winners' bracket semifinal of the Kansas American Legion AA State Tournament at Dave Regan Stadium Thursday night...
One-run games the way of the day (07/29/16)
With the exception of the final game of the day between Colby and Fort Scott, one-run decisions were the rule of the first day of play in the Kansas American Legion AA State Tournament at Dave Regan Stadium Wednesday. Goodland began the day with a 3-2 win over Iola powered by a rally in the bottom of the seventh inning. ...
Three one-run games, Indians rout on first day of AA State (07/28/16)
Editor's Note: The Tribune does not publish a print edition on Thursdays. What you see here is a special online only story for day one of the Kansas American Legion AA State Tournament in Fort Scott. More details will be published in the Friday print edition of the Tribune and will appear online Friday morning...
Post 25 Indians to face Colby in State opener (07/26/16)
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 will be the host for the Kansas American Legion Baseball AA State Tournament this week. Play begins Wednesday at Dave Regan Stadium with four first-round games. The home team, which calls itself the Kansas Indians (17-17-2), will play in the final game of Wednesday's first round at 8:30 p.m. against the Colby Post 363 Sluggers...
Local players chosen for 'America's Team' (07/23/16)
Two Fort Scott High School baseball players have a unique opportunity to go to bat for their country. Jeron Poyner and Taylor Engstrom, who will be seniors this year at FSHS, have been chosen to play on America's Team in a baseball tournament June 12-19, 2017, in the Dominican Republic. Poyner and Engstrom, who play on the FSHS baseball team, have played baseball together since their T-ball days as youth. Poyner is a first baseman and outfielder while Engstrom pitches and plays outfield...
Primetime players (07/23/16)
LaRoche putting team together for NBC World Series (07/22/16)
Fort Scott High School graduate and retired Major League Baseball player Adam LaRoche and Wichita Wingnuts part-owner Nate Robinson are putting together a team of former MLB All-Stars and entering it in the National Baseball Congress World Series, which takes place in Wichita July 29-Aug. 13...
Indians fall to Iola rally in Zone tourney (07/22/16)
Locals qualify for AA State tourney as hosts
14-year-olds holding fundraiser (07/22/16)
Fort Scott's 14-year-old Babe Ruth baseball team is holding a fundraiser to help the team play for expenses as they prepare for the Midwest Plains Regional Tournament, which will be held in Moorhead, Minn., July 27-30. Those wishing to contribute may contact any player on the team. There will also be a table set up on front of Walmart, 2500 S. Main, from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday...
Fort Scott to host 9-year-olds this weekend (07/12/16)
Fort Scott's Don Hewett Field will be the host for the Kansas Cal Ripken Baseball 9-Year-Old State Tournament beginning Friday. Fort Scott's team automatically qualified as the host team but played in the District 5 Tournament last weekend in Girard and finished as the first runner-up. Pittsburg won the championship with a 10-4 win over the locals in the final...
Indians have tough weekend in showcase (07/12/16)
The Kansas Indians, Fort Scott's summer baseball team, struggled at the latest Fort Scott Community College showcase over the weekend, winning only one of five games. The Indians lost to the Dallas Blue Jays, 6-1, on Thursday and their first game on Friday to the Blaze, 4-2. Their only win came in Friday's second game, a 10-0 run-rule over Kansas City Sluggers-Randa...
Former 'Hound wins MINK League Home Run Derby (07/12/16)
ST. JOSEPH, MO. -- Nick Banman didn't get much of a chance to admire the distance of his drives during the home run derby here Thursday. The Chillicothe Mudcats infielder stayed pretty locked in during all three rounds of Thursday's MINK League Home Run Derby and left as the champion by smacking 14 home runs in the finals against Ozark's Brad Cuyos, who had four...
Swhackers win another (07/12/16)
FSCC athletes, teams earn national academic honors (07/09/16)
Fort Scott Community College athletes and their teams received academic honors recently from the National Junior College Athletic Association. According to a press release on its web site, the NJCAA honored a record 4,578 student-athletes for their success in the classroom...
Indians second in Wounded Warrior Classic (07/06/16)
Lawrence-Free State defeated the Kansas Indians, 11-1, in the championship game of the Wounded Warrior Classic at Dave Regan Stadium Monday afternoon in the finale of a three-day tournament affected a bit by rain but very competitively balanced. No one finished undefeated and only one team was winless after Sunday's play...
Locals fall to Ottawa, 11-3 (07/01/16)
The Kansas Indians 18-and-under team, one of Fort Scott's summer high-school level baseball teams, fell to Ottawa in a nine-inning game at Dave Regan Stadium Wednesday by a score of 11-3. According to the Indians' Gamechanger page, they're 9-9 for the season with games in the Wounded Warrior Classic at the stadium and at Fort Scott Community College coming up this weekend...
Indians win pair of showcase games (06/10/16)
The Kansas Indians 18-and-under team, a local summer baseball team which includes players from Fort Scott, won two games Thursday in the second Fort Scott Community College Showcase at Dave Regan Stadium. The Indians defeated Mac-N-Seitz Jackson, 4-3, in the morning and Sluggers Red, 13-3 in four innings, in the early afternoon...
Showcases give exposure, bring in dollars (06/08/16)
For the second consecutive weekend, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team is hosting a showcase event at Dave Regan Stadium and Lions Field here and JayCee Ball Park in Pittsburg beginning Thursday morning. There will be 27 teams from six states, including the Kansas Indians, the summer team that represents Fort Scott. Teams participating will come from Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Nebraska and Texas...
FSCC baseball continues academic success (06/08/16)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball season concluded its season on May 8. However, there was still business for the Greyhounds to attend to in the classroom. The team concluded the season with a 3.59 GPA. Six players earned a 4.0, 13 earned between a 3.5 and a 3.99, and five players earned between a 3.0 and a 3.49...
6 baseball players honored (06/04/16)
Six members of the league champion Fort Scott High School baseball team were picked by Southeast Kansas League coaches for spots on the All-SEK Baseball Team, released earlier this week. League policy prohibited the release of the teams until the last SEK school completed postseason play. Chanute was the league's lone representative to a State Tournament, qualifying in Class 4A-Division I where the Blue Comets lost in the first round to Paola...
2 receive All-State accolades (06/04/16)
Fort Scott High School senior Kaleb DeLaTorre and junior Grant Goldston received All-Class 4A-Division I honors recently from the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches (KABC). DeLaTorre was chosen for a First Team spot as a second baseman even though he played shortstop this season. Goldston was chosen as a First Team catcher...
Kansas Indians season begins in college showcase (06/03/16)
The Kansas Indians, a team made up mostly of players who were on the Fort Scott High School varsity this past season, opened the summer schedule with two games for the 18-and-under team in a showcase hosted by Fort Scott Community College Thursday evening...
Six receive All-KJCCC baseball honors (05/27/16)
Six members of Fort Scott Community College's baseball team received All-Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division honors in voting conducted by conference coaches last week. Every Greyhound honored is a sophomore. Outfielder Jedd Andrade was named to the First Team. Catcher Andrew Tanous was voted to the Second Team and second baseman Jacob Biller, third baseman Nick Banman and pitchers Ryan McCullough and Matt Hicks were named to the Honorable Mention list...
Dave Regan tourney set for Ellis Park July 9 (05/27/16)
The 13th Annual Dave Regan Memorial Softball Tournament will take place July 9 at Ellis Park. This is a co-ed softball tournament with a three-to-four game guarantee based on the number of teams entered. The field is limited to the first 16 teams to sign up...
Swhac-tion in Shawnee (05/24/16)
In Command at Pittsburg (05/24/16)
Paola shuts out Tigers in Regional final (05/20/16)
Goldston tosses no-hitter in first round win
St. Paul ousts Eagles in semifinals (05/20/16)
PITTSBURG -- Third-seeded St. Paul scored bit in the middle innings and held on to defeat second-seeded Uniontown in the second round of the Colgan Class 2-1A Regional Baseball Tournament at Jaycee Ball Park here Wednesday. With the win, St. Paul advanced to the championship game, where top-seeded host Colgan (17-4) run-ruled the Indians by a score of 11-1 to advance on to yet another State Tournament...
Tiger baseball clinches SEK by winning opener (05/13/16)
Fort Scott High's baseball team joined the softball team as winners of four consecutive Southeast Kansas League championships when it took game one from Chanute, 5-4 in eight innings, at Dave Regan Stadium Thursday evening. "I'm proud of these guys because we've talked several times about the adversity we've faced," Fort Scott head coach Josh Regan said. "The injuries we've had. Guys have had to play different positions. They've had to step up and fill a void and help us win games."...
Regional baseball, softball (05/13/16)
The Kansas State High School Activities Association released the brackets for next week's Regional baseball and softball tournaments Wednesday. The brackets for each of the teams the Tribune covers are listed below. Records for each team are as of Wednesday, when the brackets were seeded...
Tigers fall in 16-inning marathon, 7-6 (05/11/16)
ANDERSON, Mo. -- It was most likely the longest game in school history and Fort Scott High's baseball team came out on the short end of a 7-6 marathon against McDonald County here Monday afternoon. Kaleb DeLaTorre sent the game into extra innings with a two-run home run in the top of the seventh inning. Marcus Jamison started the inning with a single to right field to get on base in front of DeLaTorre's blast...
'Hounds force 3rd game but Busters advance (05/10/16)
GARDEN CITY -- Fort Scott Community College baseball bounced back from what could have been a back-breaking 10-9 loss in game one of a best-of-three Region VI First-Round Playoff Series against Garden City at Williams Stadium here Saturday afternoon. But the Greyhounds held off the Broncbusters in game two -- also by a 10-9 score -- to force a winner-take-all game on Sunday...
Seven-run fifth gets Tigers past Nevada (05/04/16)
NEVADA --Fort Scott High's baseball team took advantage of four Nevada errors in the fifth inning here tuesday as the Tigers went on to beat the host team, 11-4, in a non-league game at Lyons Stadium. "I thought we made some mistakes early on and Nevada really capitalized on them," Fort Scott head coach Josh Regan said afterward. "So I was down on our guys after the first couple innings, and thought we squandered some opportunities."...
Uniontown baseball, softball each split with Marmaton Valley (05/04/16)
MORAN -- Uniontown's baseball and softball teams each split Three Rivers League make-up doubleheaders here Monday. These were games originally scheduled for April 18. Baseball: Uniontown 20-10, Marmaton Valley 4-12. Uniontown's baseball team split a Three Rivers League doubleheader here Monday, winning game one against Marmaton Valley, 20-4. The Wildcats won the second game 12-10...
Greyhounds sweep, hang on to No. 6 seed (05/03/16)
OVERLAND PARK -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team broke out of its conference slump here Friday and clinched sixth place in the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division with a sweep of Johnson County. The Greyhounds (18-18 East, 36-19 overall) won the opener, 3-0, posting their first shutout since March 5 when they held Cowley scoreless in the second game of a road doubleheader. They took the nightcap, 5-3, after hold off a Johnson County rally...
Tiger baseball scores 44 runs in twinbill (04/30/16)
COFFEYVILLE -- Fort Scott High School's baseball team handed Coffeyville a pair of rlosses that produced some of the highest scoring in the program's history here Thursday night. The Tigers won game one of a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader from the Golden Tornado 24-0. ...
Rough stretch continues as Cavs sweep 'Hounds (04/29/16)
Programs heading in opposite directions in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division standings met at Lions Field Thursday and the trends continued as Johnson County swept Fort Scott by scores of 8-1 and 3-2. The Greyhounds (16-18 East, 34-19 overall) have fallen down the conference ladder, having now lost 11 of their last 12 within the division. On April 7, following a sweep of Allen at Lions Field, Fort Scott was tied for third with a 15-7 division mark...
Eagles commit 17 errors in losses (04/29/16)
ERIE -- Uniontown's baseball team dropped a non-league doubleheader to Erie here Tuesday by scores of 12-2 and 8-3. These games were make-ups from March 25. The Eagles (3-8) were held to 5 hits in the opener, one each by J.P. Pearson, Graham Hathaway, Cale Coyan, Christian Harper and Alec Womelsdorf...
Game 2 rally allows Paola to sweep Tigers (04/27/16)
PAOLA -- A Paola rally in the bottom of the seventh inning of the second game allowed the Panthers to complete a sweep of Fort Scott High School baseball in a non-league doubleheader here Monday. The Panthers won the opener, 9-3, and took the nightcap, 4-3, by scoring in the bottom of the seventh after the Tigers (9-5) had tied the score in the top of the frame...
'Hounds down Baker JV twice (04/27/16)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team took a break from conference play to face the Baker University junior varsity at Lions Field Monday. The Greyhounds (34-17) won the opener easily, 11-2, but had to rally to win the second game, 9-8. Baker led the first game 2-0 after two but Fort Scott's bats came to life in the bottom of the third. Danny Crews and Mackay Williams each hit 2-run home runs during a 6-run inning...
FSCC baseball youth camp set for May 3 (04/27/16)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team will hold a baseball youth camp for children ages 4-14 at Lions Field on Tuesday, May 3, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Registration for the camp begins at 5 p.m. behind the first-base dugout. In case of rain, the camp will be held inside the practice facility or on the football practice field...
'Hounds salvage split, playoff berth (04/26/16)
Salvaging a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Kansas City Kansas at Lions Field Saturday afternoon allowed Fort Scott Community College's baseball team to clinch a berth in the Region VI post-season tournament. Second-place Kansas City won the opener, 9-2, to clinch the season series, 3-1, and send the Greyhounds to their ninth consecutive conference defeat. But Fort Scott rallied and then held on to win game two, 6-5...
Tiger baseball sweeps Labette County (04/23/16)
Fort Scott High's baseball team won its sixth and seventh consecutive games Friday, sweeping Labette County in a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader at Dave Regan Stadium. The Tigers took game one 11-1 in six innings and handed LCHS its seventh straight loss in the nightcap, 5-0...
Conference losing streak extended to eight (04/22/16)
Greyhounds swept at Kansas City; rematch Saturday
Tiger baseball fundraising tournament June 4 (04/22/16)
The Fort Scott High School baseball program will host the Fifth Annual Tiger Baseball Golf Tournament June 4 at Woodland Hills Golf Course. The tournament, which will begin at 8 a.m., is a three-man scramble which will be flighted. The number of flights depends on the number of teams entered. The fee is $180, which includes a cart rental if necessary. Carts will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis...
'Two for Mary': Tigers rally for coach, move to top of SEK with sweep (04/20/16)
Mary Regan loved watching Fort Scott High School baseball, the program started in 1990 by her son, Dave, for whom the stadium the Tigers play in is named. She watched nine grandsons play in pinstripes. She got to see her grandson, Josh, become head coach in 2012...
Division-leading Neosho claims series sweep (04/19/16)
Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division leader Neosho County showed some of the reasons why it's the fifth-ranked team in the NJCAA Saturday afternoon in sweeping a doubleheader from Fort Scott Community College by scores of 5-1 and 16-10. The Panthers (22-6 East, 41-6 overall) saw their lead in the division stay at three games as second-place Kansas City (19-9, 31-14) swept last-place Highland. ...
Former Tiger shuts out 'Hounds in opener (04/15/16)
No. 5 Neosho sweeps Fort Scott in Chanute; rematch here Saturday
Duo combines for no-hitter (04/15/16)
Tigers sweep Parsons in SEK doubleheader
'Hounds reach 30-win mark for 6th consecutive season (04/13/16)
Fort Scott Community College hit the 30-win mark for the sixth consecutive season Tuesday afternoon when it beat the Ottawa University junior varsity in the first game of a baseball doubleheader at Lions Field, 11-4. The Greyhounds made it a sweep with an 8-4 win in game two...
Tie-breakers give high-scoring tourney to Louisburg (04/12/16)
Fort Scott High's three-team baseball tournament at Dave Regan Stadium Saturday had to be decided by tie-breakers after each team went 1-1. Louisburg routed Fort Scott in the first game of the day, 13-2, but fell to Ottawa in the second game, 10-4. The Cyclones could have won the tournament if they had beaten Fort Scott in the final game of the day or, worst-case scenario, lost by any score while allowing just 7 runs...
'Hounds windswept at Allen (04/12/16)
IOLA -- Allen's Torrence Summerlin took advantage of a northwesterly wind Saturday afternoon, launching five home runs in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader sweep that knocked Fort Scott Community College's baseball team out of a share of second place in the division...
'Hounds knock Allen out of share of 2nd (04/09/16)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball entered Thursday's Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader against Allen at Lions Field in a four-way tie for second place that included the visiting Red Devils. After an 8-7, 16-6 sweep of Allen, the 'Hounds left the ballpark tied with only Kansas City Kansas. KCK swept last-place Highland while Cowley, which was also tied, was swept by seventh-place Independence...
Tigers take second game to salvage split with Pitt (04/09/16)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team had to settle for a split with Southeast Kansas League rival Pittsburg at Dave Regan Stadium Tuesday night. The Purple Dragons used a 6-run sixth inning to take the opener 9-4. The Tigers prevailed in game two 3-1...
Greyhounds rally to beat Rockhurst JV, 6-4 (04/06/16)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team rallied here Tuesday to defeated the Rockhurst University junior varsity by a 6-4 score in a single nine-inning game. The Greyhounds (27-8) scored first in the top of the first when Gabe Franklin singled to center with one out, stole second and third, then came in on an Andrew Tanous groundout...
9-and-under champs (04/06/16)
Vikings rout Eagles (04/06/16)
UNIONTOWN -- Northeast routed Uniontown, 21-7, in the first game of a scheduled Three Rivers League doubleheader here Monday. The second game was not played due to darkness and the fact that Uniontown's baseball field does not have lights. The Vikings led 7-0 after their first two turns at-bat. Uniontown finally scored in the bottom of the second...
'Hounds in thick of East race (04/05/16)
HIGHLAND -- After a high-scoring day here Saturday and the results of other doubleheaders around the Jayhawk Conference, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team vaulted from fifth place into a four-way tie for second, just two games behind leader Neosho County...
'Hounds take 2 from Highland (04/02/16)
Fort Scott Community College baseball took two games from Highland in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Lions Field Friday, taking game one 5-3 and dominating the nightcap 11-1. Fort Scott (11-7 East, 24-8 overall) scored four of its 5 runs in the first inning of the opener and needed just 2 hits to do so. Highland's Jose Acosta (2-5) walked three batters and hit two others in the inning...
Uniontown baseball sweeps St. Paul (04/02/16)
Uniontown's baseball team has won three straight games after salvaging a split with Yates Center Tuesday and sweeping St. Paul on the road Thursday. The Eagles lost game one on Tuesday, 7-6, after a seventh-inning rally came up short. Uniontown won game two 20-10, powered by a 13-run second inning...
Tigers rally for split with Girard (04/01/16)
elped Fort Scott High's baseball team rally for a split with Girard in a non-league, season-opening doubleheader at Dave Regan Stadium Thursday night. The Tigers stranded 10 runners in a 3-2 loss in the opener. They came back to win game two, 8-5, after trailing 4-0 going into the fifth inning...
FSCC baseball forced to settle for split (04/01/16)
OTTAWA -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split with the Ottawa University junior varsity here Tuesday. The Greyhounds dropped game one by a 9-2 score before salvaging the split with a 16- 4 win. The game-one loss was Fort Scott's first to a JV team since May 4, 2000, when the Greyhounds lost to Pittsburg State's JV 7-6. The 'Hounds had won 68 consecutive games against JV teams...
'Hounds split high-scoring twinbill at Labette (03/29/16)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Labette here Saturday. The homestanding Cardinals won the opener 10-8 but the Greyhounds salvaged a split of both the day and the season series with an 11-10 win in the nightcap...
'Hounds, Labette split DH (03/25/16)
Fort Scott Community College split a home Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Labette at Lions Field Thursday. The visiting Cardinals took game one, 8-5. The Greyhounds belted four homers in game two to win 13-3. Game one was tied 4-4 after five innings. Labette (6-8 East, 13-11 overall) scored 3 runs in the seventh before the 'Hounds recorded an out...
Eagle baseball 4th at Northeast (03/25/16)
ARMA -- Uniontown baseball opened its season here Wednesday witha fourth-place finish in the Northeast Tournament after going 0-2. The Eagles fell in the semifinal to Liberal, Mo., 9-8. The Bulldogs scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh...
Pittsburg tops Tribune's SEK baseball poll (03/23/16)
Pittsburg, one of the league's defending tri-champions, is the favorite to claim the Southeast Kansas League baseball title by one point in a poll conducted by the Fort Scott Tribune and prepared Tuesday afternoon. The Tribune compiled the poll via email following an off-season conversation with Fort Scott head coach Josh Regan, who commented that league coaches had enjoyed the opportunity to share the results when a Pittsburg radio station conducted the poll...
'Hounds take 3 of 4 from Indy (03/22/16)
The Fort Scott Community College baseball team took three out of four games in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play versus Independence Thursday and Saturday. The teams split on Thursday at Independence with the Greyhounds taking game one 2-1 and the Pirates capturing the second, 10-9...
LaRoche left because Sox wanted to limit son's presence (03/18/16)
FSHS graduate has not made statement; has support from many in sports
LaRoche will think over decision to step away (03/16/16)
Fort Scott native says he will take a couple of days to consider at request of teammates
'Hound baseball sweeps Evangel JV (03/16/16)
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept a doubleheader from the Evangel junior varsity here Tuesday by scores of 12-8 and 13-1. The Greyhounds (16-4) had to rally to win the opener, trailing 8-6 going into the top of the seventh. ...
Greyhound baseball thumps Ravens Friday (03/12/16)
In order to beat today's predicted bad weather, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team moved a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader to Friday at Lions Field. Coffeyville probably didn't agree to the beating the Greyhounds then handed them as Fort Scott swept the twinbill 15-1 and 13-2, both games shortened by the run rules...
Rain forces FSCC to postpone baseball, softball twinbills (03/09/16)
Fort Scott Community College was scheduled to host both baseball and softball doubleheaders Tuesday afternoon before rain, or the threat thereof, put a halt to those plans. The softball team was to host Mineral Area (Mo.) in a non-conference doubleheader but made the decision to postpone well before the rain arrived, which saved the visitors a long trip. That has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 19...
'Hound baseball splits at Cowley (03/08/16)
ARKANSAS CITY -- After dropping the first two games of the series at Lions Field Thursday, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team gained a split against No. 4 Cowley here Saturday in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play. Cowley (3-1 East, 11-5 overall) won the opener in eight innings, 5-4. Then Fort Scott (1-3, 11-3) won the second game 4-0...
Cowley sweeps 'Hounds in division opener (03/05/16)
Cowley College, ranked No. 4 in the NJCAA Division I pre-season baseball poll, swept a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader from Fort Scott Community College at Lions Field Thursday, winning the opener 2-0 and the second game 10-9. The opener was scoreless until the top of the fifth inning. The Tigers (2-0 East, 10-4 overall) scored single runs in that inning and in the sixth...
'Hound baseball sweeps Pirates (02/23/16)
Fort Scott Community College baseball swept North Central Missouri in a weekend series held at Dave Regan Stadium, improving to 8-0 on the season. The Greyhounds swept Saturday's doublehader 5-4 and 11-1. They took Sunday's twinbill 9-2 and 10-0. Fort Scott had to hold off a North Central rally in Saturday's opener. ...
Greyhounds complete sweep of Cloud County (02/19/16)
Fort Scott Community College baseball completed a season-opening series sweep of Cloud County Tuesday at Dave Regan Stadium. The Greyhounds (4-0) took the opener 4-3 and won the second game 6-1. Fort Scott claimed the lead for good in the opener with a pair of runs in the bottom of the sixth inning. ...
Greyhounds sweep delayed opener from Cloud (02/16/16)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept Cloud County by 5-4 scores in both games of a season-opening doubleheader at Dave Regan Stadium Monday. The teams will meet again today at 1 p.m. for another doubleheader. This series was originally scheduled for Saturday and Sunday but moved back due to concerns about the possibility of bad weather...
'Hound baseball postpones opener (02/12/16)
The long-range weather forecast has prompted Fort Scott Community College's baseball team to postpone its season-opening series versus Cloud County until Monday and Tuesday. The Greyhounds were originally going to play Cloud County in doubleheaders at Dave Regan Stadium Saturday and Sunday. ...
Baseball signings (01/16/16)
A pair of Fort Scott HIgh School senior athletes signed letters of intent in the FSHS Media Center Friday morning, joining area junior-college programs. Friday was the first day of the signing period for college baseball programs.
Penn Valley men beat buzzer (11/24/15)
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...
Safe Valley Takes First (10/21/15)
Swhackers second in tourney (10/03/15)
Shepard passes; fundraser still on (09/30/15)
Fort Scott Community College freshman outfielder Blake Shepard, 20, Ponca City, Okla., succumbed to injuries suffered in a Sept. 20 car accident late Monday night. The accident occurred as Shepard was returning to Fort Scott. He was flown to a Wichita hospital. Reports indicated that he was paralyzed from the neck down...
FSCC baseball to host benefit games (09/29/15)
Fort Scott Community College will host exhibition baseball games at Dave Regan Stadium Sunday afternoon with proceeds to help defray medical costs for Blake Shepard, an FSCC baseball player who was injured earlier this month. Shepard, a freshman from Ponca City, Okla., was involved in a vehicle accident as he was returning to practice at FSCC on Sept. 20. The initial prognosis is that he will be paralyzed from the neck down...
Labbe to McPherson (08/15/15)
Bradbury to Benedictine (08/04/15)
Fort Scott 13's finish third; Pittsburg takes title (07/20/15)
Fort Scott's 13-year-old baseball team finished third in the Babe Ruth District Tournament it hosted here over the weekend and is expected to advance to the State Tournament this week at Cottonwood Falls (verification pending). Fort Scott's team played twice on Saturday at Dave Regan Stadium, beating Independence 15-0 in three innings before dropping a 17-6 verdict to Frontenac in the third-place game...
Legion Zone begins Wednesday (07/20/15)
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 will play host to the AA Zone Tournament beginning Wednesday at Dave Regan Stadium. There will be five teams in the tournament including Garnett Post 48, Iola Post 15, Osawatomie Post 204 and Silver Lake Post 160. The double-elimination tournament begins Wednesday with what will actually be a second-round game between No. ...
U13s remain alive after thumping Spring River (07/18/15)
Fort Scott's team will live to play another day -- today, to be exact -- following a 19-8 thumping of Spring River in the first elimination bracket game of the Kansas Babe Ruth 13-and-Under Regional Baseball Tournament at Dave Regan Stadium Friday night...
Pittsburg drops locals into elimination bracket (07/17/15)
The local boys were making a game of it after four innings but Pittsburg's 8-run fifth inning paved the way for the visitors to defeat Fort Scott, 17-3, in a second-round game of the Kansas Babe Ruth 13-and-Under Region 5 Tournament at Dave Regan Stadium Thursday night...
Babe Ruth 13s in action beginning Weds. (07/14/15)
Fort Scott's Dave Regan Stadium will host the Kansas Babe Ruth Baseball District 5 Tournament beginning Wednesday with the local team drawing a bye until Thursday. The six-team, double-elimination tournament will be held through Sunday. There will be two games each day except Saturday, when there will be three...
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)
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...
Six Tigers named to All-SEK baseball team (06/02/15)
As is league policy for every sport, the All-Southeast Kansas League baseball team was released Monday, the day after Fort Scott High's baseball team was the last league team to be eliminated from post-season play. The Tigers (17-5), who were the only league school to qualify for a State tournament, saw four members picked to the First Team as did fellow tri-champions Labette County and Pittsburg. Each tri-champ also had two players picked for the Second Team...
Rose Hill dashes Tiger title hopes in 10 innings (06/01/15)
SALINA -- Rose Hill denied Fort Scott High's baseball team a State Tournament trophy for the consecutive season, defeating the Tigers, 5-4, in 10 innings in the rain-delayed first round of the Class 4A-Division I State Tournament at Dean Evans Stadium here Sunday...
ONLINE FIRST: State baseball postponed, but softball still on (updated) (05/28/15)
SALINA -- Early Thursday morning, the Kansas State High School Activities Association announced that the Class 4A-Division I State Baseball Tournament at Dean Evans Stadium here has been postponed until Sunday with semifinals, the third-place contest and the championship game moved to Monday...
What role might weather play? (05/27/15)
This year, perhaps more than any other in recent memory, weather could play a significant role in how this week's State championship events sponsored by the Kansas State High School Activities Association will play out. The weather had a significant impact on Regional and State Tournament play during the boys' tennis and track post-seasons. ...
Eagles reach semifinals before bowing out (05/22/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Uniontown's baseball team prevailed over Yates Center in a first-round Yates Center Class 2-1A Regional Tournament game here Monday, holding off a Wildcat rally to win 5-4. The Eagles went on to face top-seeded Rosalia-Flinthills in one of Tuesday's semifinals. The Mustangs won that game, 20-10, before losing to Colgan in the championship game, 14-4...
River Bandits win Hitfest (05/22/15)
Somebody up there is smiling (05/20/15)
Statue of Regan returns on day of Tigers' title triumph over Labette County
Red Tuesday to determine champ (05/19/15)
Fort Scott, Labette County face off tonight for 4A-I State tourney berth
Tigers sweep Chanute, forge tri-championship (05/15/15)
CHANUTE -- Fort Scott High School's sweep of Chanute here Wednesday gave the Tigers a piece of a three-way tie for the Southeast Kansas League baseball championship, which it its third consecutive league title. The Tigers finished 9-3 in the SEK along with Labette County and Pittsburg, the latter two splitting a doubleheader with each other Tuesday in Altamont. Had either LCHS or Pittsburg swept their twinbill, Fort Scott wouldn't have been able to finish better than second...
Baseball, softball pairings released (05/15/15)
The Kansas State High School Activities Association released pairings for upcoming Regional baseball and softball tournaments in Classes 4A on down Wednesday. Fort Scott baseball will host a Class 4A-Division I Regional while the Tiger softball team will play in a Regional at Chanute. Uniontown's baseball team has been assigned to a Class 2-1A Regional hosted by Yates Center and the softball team was placed in a 2-1A Regional with Rosalia-Flinthills as the host...
'Hawks hand Eagles pair of shutout losses (05/15/15)
MOUND CITY -- Jayhawk-Linn handed Uniontown a pair of 10-0 losses in a Three Rivers League doubleheader to cap the regular season here Tuesday. The Eagles, who have lost 12 consecutive games and allowed at least 10 runs in 11 of them, finished regular-season play 1-9 in the TRL and 3-17 overall. They will host Yates Center, which is also 3-17, in the first round of Regional play Monday...
Shaffer named to All-Conference First Team (05/15/15)
Fort Scott Community College's Kaden Shaffer was selected as an outfielder on the All-Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division baseball team that was released recently. Shaffer, a sophomore from Ottawa, was one of three Greyhounds honored. Owasso, Okla., sophomore designated hitter Josh Whisler and Norris, Neb., shortstop Trey Hair were named to the Honorable Mention list...
Tigers roll Mac County; Pitt, LCHS split (05/13/15)
Purple Dragons' game-two rally keeps Fort Scott's chances of title share alive
'Hounds finish third in Region VI baseball (05/12/15)
WICHITA -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team reached the championship bracket semifinals of the Central District (Region VI) Tournament here Sunday before being knocked into a Monday consolation game by Dodge City. Once in consolation, the 12th-seeded Greyhounds (32-29) gave top-seeded Cowley all it could handle before the Tigers (53-4) got a walk-off RBI single by Butch Rea in the bottom of the 10th inning to win 9-8, eliminating Fort Scott...
Tiger baseball wins 16-3 over Girard (05/12/15)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team took a 16-3 win over Girard in a make-up game that was moved to Dave Regan Stadium Monday. This was originally scheduled to be a doubleheader at Girard. The Tigers will face McDonald County, Mo., in a varsity/junior varsity doubleheader at 4:30 p.m. today at Dave Regan Stadium. The varsity game will be held first...
Another win for Swhackers (05/12/15)
12th-seeded 'Hounds score upset in tourney (05/09/15)
Fourth-ranked Cavaliers one of two NJCAA-ranked losers at Region VI
No. 6 Cubs sweep Eagles (05/09/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Humboldt, ranked No. 6 this week in Class 3A by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches, visited Uniontown Thursday and the results went the Cubs' way in a 12-2, 17-5 sweep. Uniontown (3-15) had just 2 hits in the first game, one each by John Kuns and Broderick Glessner. The Eagles scored once in the second inning when J.P. Pearson was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to force in Glessner. Jesse Kuns scored the other run in the third on Cale Coyan's sacrifice fly...
No. 2 Tigers shut out Missouri neighbors (05/06/15)
Senior Day resulted in some lineup changes for Fort Scott High in the varsity game against Nevada Tuesday afernoon. But the Tigers, ranked second in Class 4A-Division I in the latest Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches poll, kept up their winning ways, beating the visitors 10-0 in six innings at Dave Regan Stadium...
St. Paul sweeps Uniontown in league make-ups (05/06/15)
UNIONTOWN -- St. Paul swept Uniontown here Monday, 12-9 and 13-0, in a Three Rivers League make-up doubleheader. The second game ended after five innings due to the 10-run mercy rule. Uniontown (1-7 TRL, 3-13 overall) led after the first inning of the opener, 2-1. J.P. Pearson led off the inning with a single and Jesse Kuns was hit by pitch. Broderick Glessner's 2-out single scored both runners...
Early Bird tourney winners (05/06/15)
12th-seeded 'Hounds sweep Hutch (05/05/15)
HUTCHINSON -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team was the only lower seed to win a first-round series in the Region VI Tournament over the weekend and will go to Wichita this weekend for double-elimination play. Fort Scott swept fifth-seeded Hutchinson 8-7 and 9-8, knocking the Blue Dragons out of the playoffs at 33-22. ...
Tigers drop to third despite sweeping Nado (05/02/15)
At this point of the high-school baseball season, no team has played the same number of games. So even though Fort Scott swept Coffeyville 11-5 and 12-0 in a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader at Dave Regan Stadium Thursday, the Tigers still dropped to third place in the league on the basis of some simple math...
No. 3 Mission Valley run rules Eagles twice (05/02/15)
Editor's Note: This was to run in Saturday's edition but was pulled due to space constraints. The Tribune will look to run this in Tuesday's print edition. ---- ESKRIDGE -- Uniontown and Eskridge-Mission Valley agreed to play each other here Thursday and things didn't go well for the Eagles...
Camping out with the Greyhounds (05/02/15)
Fort Scott Community College and 5 Corners Mini-Mart sponsored a youth baseball camp Tuesday evening at Lions Field.
'Hounds fall to Crowder in 10 (05/01/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team played one last game to end the season at Lions Park Wednesday afternoon, falling to Crowder College 8-5 in 10 innings. The Greyhounds finished the regular season with a record of 28-27. They'll play at Hutchinson this weekend in the first round of the Region VI Tournament. The first two games will be played Saturday at 1 and 4 p.m. The third game, if it's needed, will be played Sunday at 1 p.m...
Red Devils roll Eagle baseball (05/01/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Uniontown's baseball team dropped both games in a non-league doubleheader versus Erie here Tuesday by scores of 10-1 and 19-2. The Eagles' lone run in the opener scored in the bottom of the fourth inning, when Cale Coyan scored on John Kuns' double. Kuns and Coyan were two of six players with a single hit. The others were J.P. Pearson, Jesse Kuns, Tanner Stewart and John Emmerson...
'Hounds sweep Baker JV (04/29/15)
BALDWIN CITY -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team played a doubleheader here Monday against the Baker University junior varsity as a warm-up to upcoming Region VI Tournament play. The Greyhounds won the opener 14-4 in five innings and the nightcap 10-0 in six to improve to 28-26 on the season...
Tigers split most recent doubleheaders (04/29/15)
Editor's Note: Due to connection issues with the internet at the Tribune Monday night, this story could not be placed on the website at that time. The Tribune regrets the delay ---- By Scott Nuzum Tribune Sports Editor Fort Scott High School's baseball team has split its last two doubleheaders, with Labette County at Altamont on Friday and with Paola at Dave Regan Stadium on Monday...
'Hounds split with KCK (04/29/15)
Editor's Note: Due to connection issues with the internet at the Tribune Monday night, this story could not be placed on the website at that time. The Tribune regrets the delay ---- KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Fort Scott Community College baseball split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader here Sunday and finished in sixth place, pitting them against Hutchinson in the first round of the Region VI Tournament this coming weekend...
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...
Tigers post pair of shutouts (04/24/15)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott High School's baseball team routed Independence in both games of a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader here Tuesday, winning the opener 12-0 and the nightcap 13-0. The Tigers (4-2 SEK, 6-2 overall), ranked No. 7 in Class 4A-Division I in the latest Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches poll, bashed out 32 hits in the twin bill, 8 of them for extra bases...
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...
Uniontown, Marmaton Valley split (04/22/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Uniontown and Marmaton Valley split a high-scoring Three Rivers League doubleheader here Monday. The visitors won the opener 20-17 with while the Eagles won the nightcap 10-0. Marmaton Valley rallied in the opener, scoring 10 runs in the top of the seventh inning...
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...
'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...
'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...
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...
Memories of mentor motivated LaRoche (04/10/15)
Adam LaRoche wanted to build a baseball field in Fort Scott. He wanted it to be one of the best around and included many things from ballparks he's seen in his baseball life. There was one thing that snuck by him when the complex was dedicated Tuesday afternoon before Fort Scott High School's baseball team took on Louisburg in the first games played at the field named for his uncle, Dave Regan. ...
Complex 'a feather in the cap,' says Jenkins (04/10/15)
Representative Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.) was on hand for the opening of the LaRoche Baseball Complex Tuesday afternoon and told reporters on hand that the facility looks nothing like she envisioned it would when she was in Fort Scott just prior to construction...
Grand Opening (04/08/15)
Tigers win a pair of run-rule routs amidst pomp and circumstance
Northeast sweeps Uniontown (04/08/15)
ARMA -- Uniontown's baseball team was swept in a Three Rivers League doubleheader by Northeast here Monday evening, with both games stopped early due to the 10-run rule. The host Vikings won the first game 12-2 in six innings and the second 15-0 in three...
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...
'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...
Swhack that ball (04/04/15)
Bullpen session at the new ball field (04/03/15)
Uniontown sweeps high-scoring twinbill (04/03/15)
YATES CENTER -- Uniontown baseball picked up a pair of victories, sweeping Yates Center Tuesday. The sweep pulled the Eagles even for the season at 2-2. The Eagles had to rally to win a 19-18 squeaker in the opener but the second game was much different, with Uniontown prevailing 20-6...
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...
Best team in the best park? Maybe so for Tigers (03/28/15)
Going into this season, Fort Scott High's baseball team is in the conversation when talking about Class 4A-Division I championship contenders. And their new ballpark, Dave Regan Field, is being talked about as perhaps the best high-school facility in the state, even as the rush is on to get the stadium complete in time for the scheduled April 7 home opener...
Stadium may be best HS facility in nation (03/28/15)
Dave Regan Field, named after Fort Scott head coach Josh Regan's father, who was the program's first head coach from 1990-2002, will be able to seat 500 people and will be just one of 15 baseball fields in the entire state that has artificial turf (seven of which belong to colleges as well as one used by the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association). ...
Uniontown baseball falls twice in tourney (03/28/15)
ARMA -- Uniontown's baseball team opened the season here Thursday at the Northeast Tournament but came away with a pair of losses. In the first round, the Eagles were run-ruled by host Northeast, 11-1, in five innings. The Vikings scored in every inning played...
'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...
Young Eagles' season already underway (03/27/15)
UNIONTOWN -- Rebuilding with a young team is the task facing head coach Jeff Reed and assistant Brian Baker as Uniontown's baseball team was due to take the field for the first time Thursday in a tournament hosted by Northeast High School at Arma. Uniontown opened against the host school with Liberal, Mo., and St. Paul following. The third-place and championship games rounded out the night's action...
'Hounds split with Indy, sweep Evangel (03/24/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball squad split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Independence Sunday then swept a road twinbill from the Evangel College junior varsity at Springfield, Mo., Monday. The 7-3 win for the Greyhounds' in Sunday's opener was their fifth in a row. But the Pirates took the nightcap, 4-3. Monday, Fort Scott swept Evangel 11-2 and 13-2, so the 'Hounds have won seven of their last eight games after losing eight of the nine played before then...
'Hounds sweep Pirates (03/21/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept Independence in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Lions Field Friday, winning the opener 3-1 and the nightcap 7-0. After losing eight of their previous nine games, the Greyhounds (4-10 East, 9-14 overall) have gone 4-0 so far this week. They swept the Baker University junior varsity at Lions Field Tuesday and have a pair of conference games to play at Independence Sunday...
FSCC baseball games moved (03/20/15)
Fort Scott Community College baseball's Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader versus Independence scheduled for Thursday at Lions Park will be played today beginning at 1 p.m. Also, the doubleheader between these schools scheduled for Saturday at Independence will be held there at the same time Sunday instead...
FSHS baseball holding drawing for White Sox-Royals tickets (03/20/15)
Fort Scott High School baseball will be giving away tickets for two trips to see FSHS graduate Adam LaRoche play when the Chicago White Sox visit the Kansas City Royals this season. Tickets will be given away for games on April 8 and 9 and on August 8 and 9. Lodging is included on the night of the first game of each trip. The seats for each pair of games are on the lower level at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo...
'Hounds outscore Baker JV 30-1 in twinbill (03/18/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team broke out of a slump impressively Tuesday, sweeping the Baker University junior varsity 19-0 and 11-1. Neither game went past the fifth inning. The Greyhounds (7-14) posted their first sweep since the opening doubleheader of the season versus Cloud County. They came into Tuesday's play with losses in eight of their last nine outings...
Coffeyville sweeps; Baker JV visits (03/17/15)
COFFEYVILLE -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team suffered a sweep at the hands of Coffeyville in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play here Saturday. Coffeyville won the opener 3-1 and the second game 11-6 as they kept pace with division-leading Cowley. The Red Ravens improved to 10-2 in the East, two games behind Cowley, and 17-9 overall. Coffeyville has won six of its last seven games...
Greyhounds split with Coffeyville (03/14/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Coffeyville at Lions Field Thursday afternoon, winning the opener 9-5 but falling in the nightcap 8-6. Coffeyville held a 3-0 lead after 2 1/2 innings. The Greyhounds (2-8 East, 5-12 overall) scored all their first-game runs over the course of the third through fifth innings to take a 9-3 lead...
Longview holds off 'Hounds, 8-6 (03/11/15)
Visiting Longview held off a Fort Scott Community College rally in the bottom of the ninth inning at Lions Field Tuesday to take a single nine-inning non-conference contest, 8-6. Long-view led 5-0 after 2 1/2 innings. Fort Scott (4-11) got on the board on a 2-run home run by Josh Whisler in the bottom of the third. Kaden Shaffer, who reached base on a fielder's choice, also score on the homer, Whisler's second of the season...
Cowley takes Sunday twinbill (03/10/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team dropped a pair in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play at Lions Field Sunday, losing to Cowley 6-2 in the first game and 4-1 in the second. With Cowley's sweep on Thursday, the Tigers (6-0 East, 14-0 overall) won the season series 4-0...
Cowley sweeps Greyhounds in conference play (03/07/15)
ARKANSAS CITY -- Cowley swept a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader from Fort Scott Community College here Friday. The Tigers won the first game 7-6 with a rally in the bottom of the seventh and took the nightcap 11-9. The Greyhounds (1-5 East, 4-8 overall) took the lead in the opener by scoring three runs in the top of the seventh inning. ...
'Hounds drop 3 in series (02/27/15)
OVERLAND PARK -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team played four games in two days here Tuesday and Wednesday in an effort with opponent Johnson County to avoid having their first two Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheaders of the season affected by the forecasted inclement weather predicted for the weekend. The teams agreed to play both doubleheaders here. They were originally scheduled to be held here Thursday and at Lions Field Saturday...
Hutchinson sweeps Greyhounds (02/23/15)
HUTCHINSON --Hutchinson swept Fort Scott Community College in a baseball doubleheader here Friday by scores of 10-6 in the first game and 5-4 in the second. The doubleheader was arranged by the teams on short notice. The Greyhounds (3-3) had already decided to call off scheduled Saturday and Sunday home twinbills versus Muscatine, Iowa, due to the potential for bad weather...
Changes for FSCC baseball (02/20/15)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team has announced changes for this weekend as a result of the forecast for bad weather Saturday and Sunday. The home games scheduled for Saturday and Sunday versus Muscatine (Iowa) have been cancelled. These were to be the first true home games for the Greyhounds (3-1) following the opening weekend games versus Cloud County and North Central Missouri that were held at Pittsburg's Jaycee Ball Park last Friday and Saturday...
'Hound baseball wins 3 of 4 to open season (02/17/15)
PITTSBURG -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team opened its season with three wins in four games played over the weekend at Jaycee Ballpark here. Friday, the 'Hounds swept Cloud County, winning the first game 5-3 and the second game 7-6. Saturday, North Central Missouri joined in. The Greyhounds beat Cloud County, 10-5, in the first game. Then the Pirates swept their two games, beating Cloud and Fort Scott by identical scores of 4-1...
Independence decision (02/03/15)
A different kind of cat (01/28/15)
The Pirates' life for Brown (01/17/15)
Baker headed to Iowa (12/19/14)
LaRoche reportedly signs with White Sox (11/22/14)
Multiple sources reported Friday evening that Fort Scott native Adam LaRoche has signed a two-year, $25 million deal with the Chicago White Sox. LaRoche, 35, was an unrestricted free agent after playing for the Washington Nationals the past four seasons. The Nationals no longer had a place for LaRoche as they planned to move Ryan Zimmerman to first base...
Schwackers finish fall season (10/28/14)
Split season (10/21/14)
FSCC baseball in scrimmage mode (09/06/14)
Football and volleyball aren't the only sports happening at Fort Scott Community College this fall. The baseball Greyhounds are also getting some work in. FSCC has a busy fall with a number of scrimmages, with the first held Thursday against Allen at Lions Field...
Post 25 finishes third after Waupun rally (08/12/14)
WEBSTER, S.D. -- Wapaun, Wis., Post 210 rallied from a 6-0 deficit and eliminated Fort Scott Post 25 from the American Legion Central Plains Regional Tournament here Saturday. With the 9-6 win, Waupun moved on to a rematch with Plato, Minn., Post 641 in the championship round on Sunday. Fort Scott finished third in the tournament...
Post 25 beats hosts to remain alive (08/09/14)
MILBANK, S.D. -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 lives to play another day at the Central Plains Tournament here despite a run-rule loss Friday afternoon. Fort Scott was pounded by Plato, Minn., Post 641 by a 14-4 score in six innings in an afternoon winner's bracket semifinal. But Post 25 avoided elimination with an 8-2 win over host Milbank Post 9 in the evening...
Post 25 rallies in first round of regional (08/08/14)
MILBANK, S.D. -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25's baseball team rallied from a 6-run deficit after two innings and went on to beat Las Vegas (Nev.) Titans Silver, 10-7, in eight innings in the first round of the American Legion AA Central Plains Regional here Thursday...
Post 25 wins Legion AA State title (08/05/14)
WATHENA -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 went undefeated through the AA State Tournament here over the weekend and won what might be the program's first ever-state championship. Post 25 defeated Ottawa Post 60 Saturday afternoon by a score of 9-8 and will head on to the Mid-State Regional this weekend in Milbank, S.D., which is known as the birthplace of American Legion baseball in 1925...
Post 25 advances to AA State tourney (07/29/14)
BURLINGTON -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 went unbeaten through the the Zone 7 Tournament here over the weekend and qualified for the American Legion Baseball AA State Tournament, which begins Wednesday at Wathena. In the first round, Post 25 rolled by Burlington Post 38 by a 16-6 score. Fort Scott scored in every inning of the game, which was stopped after four due to the run rule. Post 25 lead 10-2 after two innings...
Second at the World Series (07/26/14)
Cal Ripken State Tournament Monday: Cottonwood Valley takes State title (07/15/14)
The Cottonwood Valley League survived the challenge from Cimarron River Monday afternoon and emerged as State champions after taking a 12-4 win in the second championship game of the Kansas Cal Ripken 10-and-Under State Tournament at Don Hewett Field...
Cal Ripken State Tournament Sunday: 9-inning game highlights action (07/15/14)
Cottonwood Valley was the only undefeated team remaining at the end of play Sunday in the Kansas Cal Ripken 10-and-Under State Baseball Tournament at Don Hewett Field. Earlier in the day, Galena stayed alive with a 10-inning victory over Independence before falling to Cimarron River in the third-place game...
Cal Ripken State Tournament Saturday: Fort Scott whips Wellington, ousted by Indy (07/15/14)
After losing its opening game Friday night to Cimarron River, Fort Scott's 10-and-under Cal Ripken Baseball team need to win twice on Saturday if it was to have a chance of winning the State baseball tournament at Don Hewett Field. Fort Scott got the first win, a 12-1 rout of Wellington in the second game of the day. But Independence brought an end to the locals' run with an 11-1 victory later in the day...
Cimarron River rolls, 23-1 (07/12/14)
Cimarron River, representing Liberal, was dominant against Fort Scott in the first round of the Kansas Cal Ripken Baseball 10-and- Under State Tournament at Don Hewett Field, beating the host team 23-1. The Rattlers had 17 hits and their pitchers held Fort Scott without a hit. ...
10-year-olds gather for State tourney (07/11/14)
Fort Scott will host a Cal Ripken State Baseball Tournament for the first time since 2011 this weekend as play gets underway for 10-year-olds at noon today at Don Hewett Field. This is the fourth time Fort Scott has hosted a State-level Cal Ripken tournament. The community also hosted 10-year-old State in 2008, 12-year-olds in 2009, and 9-year-olds in 2011...
9's, 12's and 14's in action this weekend (07/11/14)
Fort Scott's 10-year-olds won't be the only local team in action this weekend as Cal Ripken State and Babe Ruth District tournaments will be underway across the state this weekend. Fort Scott's 9-year-old Cal Ripken team is playing in the State Tournament at Garden City, which began today. ...
Iola hands Post 25 first losses of season (06/27/14)
Visiting Iola Post 15 handed Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 its first two losses of the season Thursday as the Indians posted a sweep at Ty Cullor Field. Post 15 took the opener, 5-3, in 10 innings and the nightcap, 5-0. Post 25 (14-2) had 8 hits in the opener but also stranded 16 runners on base, leaving the bases loaded in the third, fifth and 10th innings. Fort Scott left 7 on from the seventh inning on...
Post 25 remains unbeaten after sweep (06/25/14)
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 baseball remains undefeated (14-0) after sweeping Osawatomie Post 204 at Ty Cullor Field Tuesday evening. Fort Scott won the opener 8-0, stopping the scheduled seven-inning game after five on the run rule. The five-inning nightcap resulted in a 5-2 victory...
11 FSCC student-athletes earn NJCAA recognition (06/25/14)
The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) announced its 2013-14 Academic Teams of the Year and Academic Student-Athlete Awards Tuesday morning. To be listed among the Academic Teams of the Year, a team must have a grade-point average of at least 3.00. Fort Scott Community College appears on four of the lists...
Post 25 sweeps Burlington (06/21/14)
BURLINGTON -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 swept Burlington Post 38 here Thursday night in a league doubleheader. The first game, scheduled for seven innings, was called off after five as Post 25 won 10-0. The five-inning second game went the distance with Fort Scott (8-0) claiming a 6-2 win...
A lot of wins so far (06/18/14)
Post 25 sweeps Santa Fe Trail (06/06/14)
OVERBROOK -- Fort Scott American Legion Post 25 baseball opened its season with a sweep of Carbondale Post 239-sponsored Santa Fe Trail here Tuesday night. Post 25 won the opener 16-4 and the nightcap 11-0. Wyatt Reehl allowed 4 hits and 3 walks while striking out 6 as he pitched the first 5 innings of the opener. Jake Bradbury was 3 for 4 at the plate. Chase Brown hit a double and a triple and drove in 2 runs. Alex Fink hit an inside-the-park home run...
Six picked for All-SEK baseball (06/04/14)
Six members of Fort Scott High School's league champion baseball team were selected to the All-Southeast Kansas League baseball team recently. League coaches choose the teams prior to the beginning of Regional tournament play but the release of the team is withheld until after the last league team -- Fort Scott, in this year's case -- concludes post-season play, per league policy...
Three make baseball First Team, 5 total (06/04/14)
Uniontown saw three players named to the First Team and two more chosen as Honorable Mention players as the Three Rivers League released its All-League baseball team earlier in the week. Jaocb Duffy was an unaninmous pick as a First Team player while John Kuns and Cale Coyan was also picked for the First Team...
Tiger baseball draws No. 1 seed at State (05/24/14)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team was awarded the No. 1 seed Friday morning and will face eight-seeded Andover Central in the first round of the Kansas Class 4A-Division I State Baseball Tournanent at 11 a.m. Thursday. The Tigers and the Andale/Garden Plain co-op program have the same record, 19-3, but Fort Scott was awarded the higher seed. Andover Central, meanwhile, was one of four teams with a 15-7 record and the Jaguars got the short end of the stick, so to speak...
Bluegrass Tournament trophies (05/24/14)
Want To Send Them Off? (05/24/14)
The Fort Scott High School baseball and softball team buses will both depart for Salina at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning from the FSHS parking lots. The baseball team will be participating in the Class 4A-Division I Baseball Tournament (details in the story at the top of the page) and the softball team will be playing in the Class 4A-Division I Softball Tournament (details provided in Friday's edition and still available online at www.fstribune.com/sports)...
Reppin' the Tiger Nation (05/24/14)
Tigers score 26 runs on way to State (05/23/14)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott High School's offense scored 26 runs here Thursday in winning the Independence Class 4A-Division I Regional Baseball Tournament and earning the program's first State Tournament berth since the 2010 season. The Tigers (19-3) run-ruled Chanute, 14-4, in the first semifinal. ...
Chanute wins 'play-in' game, will face Tigers Thursday in baseball semifinal (05/21/14)
CHANUTE -- Chanute won an Independence Class 4A-Division I Regional Baseball Tournament "play-in" game here Tuesday, 8-3, over fifth-seeded Independence and will face top seed Fort Scott High (17-3) in the first semifinal at 2 p.m. Thursday. The Blue Comets (10-11) split a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader with the Tigers last Thursday, winning the second game...
Tigers forced to settle for split with Comets (05/16/14)
Fort Scott High's baseball team had it easy in the first game of Thursday's doubleheader with Chanute at Lions Field. The Tigers had it rough in the second game of the final twinbill of the regular season. Fort Scott won the opener going away, 16-0 in three innings, but committed 7 errors which led to 7 unearned runs in a 12-3 loss in the nightcap...
Regional baseball, softball seedings released (05/16/14)
Regional baseball and softball tournament seeds and schedules were released by tournament directors Wednesday afternoon with one Tribune Area team drawing the top seed in its tournament. Fort Scott High's baseball team, ranked No. 1 in Class 4A-Division I by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches, is the top seed at the Independence Class 4A-Division I Regional Tournament, which begins Tuesday with a "play-in" game between fifth-seeded Independence and fourth-seeded Chanute...
Eagles drop pair to No. 4 Humboldt (05/10/14)
HUMBOLDT -- Uniontown's baseball team dropped both games of a non-league doubleheader to Humboldt here Thursday evening. The Cubs, ranked No. 4 in Class 3A by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches, won the opener 9-0 and the second game 12-2. Uniontown fell to 6-9 on the season and has lost six straight games...
No. 1 Tigers avenge season-opening loss (05/09/14)
NEVADA -- Fort Scott High School's baseball team, ranked No. 1 in Class 4A-Division I by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches, avenged one of their two season losses here Tuesday by beating Nevada, 7-2. Nevada won the season opener between the two schools 11-1 at Lions Field on March 31, but Nevada head coach Danny Penn knew his team wasn't going to have such an easy day of it a second time...
Oswego sweeps Eagles in league play (05/07/14)
UNIONTOWN -- The Uniontown High School baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader, 13-2 and 5-3, against Oswego Tuesday afternoon here in Three Rivers League play. "We just didn't have very good mental focus," Uniontown head coach Jeff Reed said...
Butler sweeps Greyhounds in Super-Regional (05/06/14)
EL DORADO -- Butler swept Fort Scott Community College in two games in a Region VI Baseball Super-Regional at McDonald Stadium here Saturday, winning game one of the doubleheader 12-1 and taking the second game in the bottom of the ninth, 7-6. Fort Scott's season ended with a record of 31-27. Butler (36-21) advances to the Region VI finals at Wichita, which begin Friday. Seven other Super-Regional winners will join Butler for double-elimination play...
LaRoche off to good start (05/03/14)
Now in his 11th Major League Baseball season, former Fort Scott High School baseball product Adam LaRoche is off to a fast start. LaRoche is the starting first baseman and cleanup hitter for the Washington Nationals and carries a .312 batting average into May. LaRoche also has four home runs and 17 runs batted in on the young season...
Tigers clinch SEK; Pickert tosses no-hitter in nightcap (05/03/14)
COFFEYVILLE -- In the first game of its doubleheader here Thursday night, Fort Scott High School clinched its second straight Southeast Kansas League baseball championship. In the second game, Ryan Pickert threw a no-hitter as the Tigers won their 19th consecutive SEK contest...
FSCC baseball youth camp Tuesday (05/02/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball coaches and players will conduct a youth baseball clinic, sponsored by 5 Corners Mini Mart, Tuesday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Lions Field on the FSCC campus. Fundamentals of hitting, throwing, infield, outfield, and base running will all be covered during the camp. The clinic is open to children and teens ages 4-14. Each child will receive a camp T-shirt and have the opportunity after the camp to receive autographs from Greyhound players...
'Hounds fall to Crowder in regular-season finale (05/02/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team fell to No. 17-ranked Crowder College in its regular-season finale at Neosho, Mo., Wednesday afternoon, 4-1. On Monday, the Greyhounds swept a make-up doubleheader at Wentworth Military (Mo.) by scores of 10-0 and 7-2...
Uniontown baseball drops pair (05/02/14)
ERIE --Uniontown's baseball team dropped both games of a non-league doubleheader against Erie here Tuesday, losing the opener 7-2 and the nightcap 8-4. Devonte Robinson went 2 for 4 for the Eagles (6-5) in the first game and scored both runs. He got on in the first inning with a 2-out single. Ethan Hale walked and Zach Schwalm's single to center field brought Robinson in...
Ranked teams split: No. 2 Paola wins opener; No. 3 Tigers take nightcap (04/29/14)
Some say that if a team's going to split a doubleheader, it's somewhat better to win the second game so that the day ends on a high note. But teams with the standards of Paola and Fort Scott High, ranked second and third respectively in Class 4A-Division I by the Kansas Association of Baseball Coaches, want to win every game. So while each team might be okay with coming away with one win each after Monday night's doubleheader at Frary Field, neither would be exactly happy about it, either...
Walk-off hit saves Friday sweep (04/29/14)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team kept it's winning streak going in dramatic fashion in a Southeast Kansas League doubleheader at Lions Field Friday night. The Tigers won the opener over Labette County fairly easily, 7-2. But it took a "walk-off" single by Kaleb DeLaTorre in the bottom of the seventh inning to win the second game, 8-7...
'Hounds finish 6th in East, to play Butler (04/29/14)
Fort Scott Community College split against Neosho County at Lions Field Saturday while Independence was swept by Coffeyville, allowing the Greyhounds to move past the Pirates and finish sixth in the final standings of the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division...
'Hounds sweep No. 11 Panthers (04/26/14)
CHANUTE --Fort Scott Community College's baseball team swept No. 11-ranked Neosho County here Friday, 3-2 in eight innings in the opener and 7-5 in nine in the nightcap of a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader. Fort Scott (16-18 East, 28-23 overall) is tied with Independence (16-18, 23-25) for sixth place going into today's doubleheader rematch with Neosho County (22-12, 38-15). ...
Tigers dominate Indy; LCHS calls today (04/25/14)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team, ranked No. 3 this week in Class 4A-Division I by the Kansas Baseball Coaches Association, swept Independence in Southeast Kansas League play at Lions Field Tuesday night, remaining on top of the league standings following the team's ninth and 10th straight victories...
'Hounds sweep Ottawa; will play today (04/25/14)
OTTAWA -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team played a make-up doubleheader here Tuesday against the Ottawa University junior varsity. Fort Scott won the first game in nine innings, 8-7, and the second in five innings, 21-3. Ottawa tied the first game in the bottom of the eighth inning. ...
Uniontown sweeps Marmaton Valley (04/23/14)
MORAN -- John Kuns was the winning pitcher in both games here Tuesday at Uniontown's baseball team swept Marmaton Valley in a Three Rivers League doubleheader, 19-3 and 9-5. Kuns (3-2) pitched 4 innings in both games. In the opener, he didn't allow a hit, walked 3 batters and struck out 5 over the first 4 innings. He, Devonte Robinson and Jesse Kuns combined to allow only one hit to the Wildcats...
'Hounds split with Allen (04/22/14)
IOLA --Although Fort Scott Community College's baseball managed only a split with Allen here Saturday, the Greyhounds clinched a spot in the Region VI Tournament and put themselves in a position to finish in sixth place if things work out right this coming weekend...
Jayhawks sweep Eagles in league (04/19/14)
UNIONTOWN -- Fielding woes proved to be too much to overcome as the Uniontown High School varsity baseball team dropped both games of a Three Rivers League twinbill to Jayhawk-Linn, 16-2 and 7-3, at George Warren Field Friday afternoon. "I thought at times that we played hard, and I thought at other times that we were just pressing too much," Uniontown head coach Jeff Reed said. ...
'Hounds sweep Allen in East play (04/18/14)
There are two things that coincide for Fort Scott Community College's baseball team as they continue their climb up the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division ladder. Sure, the Greyhounds have won nine of their last 10 games against the three teams that trail them in the division standings. ...
Tigers sweep Parsons, retain SEK lead (04/18/14)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott High School's baseball team dominated Parsons in a Southeast Kanasas League doubleheader here Tuesday, winning the opener 18-0 and the nightcap 11-0. Since losing the season opener to Nevada, the Tigers have won eight straight games and stand atop the SEK with a 4-0 league record. Also, Fort Scott was voted the No. 4 spot in this week's Kansas Baseball Coaches Association poll in Class 4A-Division I...
'Hounds climb farther away from division cellar (04/15/14)
HIGHLAND -- Fort Scott Community College's baseball team is now five games clear of playoff elimination with eight games remaining in the regular season after sweeping Highland in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader here Saturday. The Greyhounds took game one in eight innings, 5-4, and won the second game, 9-6...
Tigers open SEK play with sweep (04/12/14)
Fort Scott High's baseball team extended its winning streak to six games by sweeping Pittsburg in their Southeast Kansas League-opening doubleheader at Lions Field Thursday evening. The Tigers got by the Purple Dragons in the opener, 5-3, and then claimed the second game 11-1...
Greyhound baseball announces 17 signings (04/12/14)
Fort Scott Community College head baseball coach John Hill has announced the signing of 17 student-athletes for 2014-15. "We are very excited about next year's incoming class," Hill said in a recent press release. "Coach Jared Walters, our recruiting coordinator, has done an excellent job of traveling all over the country to find the best players possible that fit our program, school, and community. ...
'Hounds sweep, move past Scotties (04/11/14)
After struggling early in conference play, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team has won five of its last six games following a 17-6, 5-3 sweep of Highland in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader Thursday afternoon at Lions Field...
Tigers score 32 runs in sweep of Louisburg (04/09/14)
Fort Scott High School's baseball team needed a few innings to get going Tuesday evening. But once they did, they couldn't be stopped. The Tigers swept Louisburg 11-1 in six innings and 21-6 in five. Since losing the season opener to Nevada 11-0, Fort Scott (4-1) has scored at least 10 runs in each game and outscored their opponents 57-9...
Regional assignments set in most sports; FSHS to host softball (04/09/14)
The Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) has released post-season assignments in every spring sport but track and field. One of the things revealed is that Fort Scott High School will host a Class 4A-Division I Softball Regional Tournament which will have five teams...
Uniontown baseball sweeps Northeast (04/09/14)
UNIONTOWN -- A 3-run rally in the bottom of the seventh inning of the second game allowed Uniontown's baseball team to come away with a sweep of Northeast in a Three Rivers League doubleheader here Monday. The Eagles, who have won four in a row since dropping their season opener against Yates Center, are 4-0 in the TRL and 4-1 overall. They won game one in three innings, 20-5, and the second game 8-7...
'Hounds split at Labette (04/08/14)
PARSONS -- Fort Scott and Labette split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader here Saturday while Highland was swept by last-place Allen, putting the Greyhounds in a tie with Highland for seventh place in the division with Labette and Allen tied for ninth one game behind...
Uniontown squads sweep St. Paul (04/08/14)
ST. PAUL -- Uniontown's baseball and softball teams both swept St. Paul here Thursday in Three Rivers League doubleheaders. The Eagle baseball squad got its first wins of the season, beating the Indians 8-7 and 17-6. Uniontown was leading the first game 8-0. But although Broderick Glessner had pitched six scoreless innings, he began to struggle in the seventh...
Greyhounds take two from Labette (04/05/14)
Friday, Fort Scott Community College's baseball team climbed back into the post-season picture. Today, the Greyhounds will see if they will be able to strengthen their position in the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division. Fort Scott, in ninth place in the division coming into Friday's one-day-delayed doubleheader with Labette was one game behind the Cardinals for the final spot in the Region VI Tournament coming up in May. ...
Tigers score 25 runs in doubleheader (04/04/14)
Fort Scott High's baseball team bounced back from a dismal season-opening 11-0 loss to Nevada on Monday and throttled Girard in both ends of a doubleheader at Ty Cullor Field Thursday evening, 10-0 and 15-2. "I thought we tried to do too much the other night and we didn't tonight," Fort Scott head coach Josh Regan said. ...
No. 14 Crowder shuts out 'Hounds (04/04/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team suffered an 11-0 shutout at the hands of No. 14-ranked Crowder, Mo., at Lions Field Tuesday as Roughrider pitcher Sam Hilliard held the Greyhounds to 2 hits in 7 innings of work. Hilliard (1-1) walked just one batter while striking out 16...
Uniontown baseball to be led by junior class (04/02/14)
Uniontown's baseball team and new head coach Jeff Reed opened the season Tuesday by hosting Yates Center in their first games at the new field behind West Bourbon Elementary School. (Sports Editor's note: Information about those games was not available as the Tribune went to press and will be presented when it becomes available.)...
Tigers drop opener to Nevada (04/01/14)
For the first two innings of the season opener Monday afternoon, things were going OK for Fort Scott High's baseball team. On a windy day at Lions Field, the game with Nevada was scoreless after two innings. Then the clouds started to move in. And as the sky became gloomier, so did the Tigers' day as Nevada went on to score all their runs in the next three innings of what finished as a run-rule 11-0 rout...
'Hounds continue division struggles (04/01/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team was swept by Independence Saturday at Lions Field in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader. The Pirates won the opener 8-0 and the second game 9-4. The Greyhounds, who were 8-2 prior to the start of conference play, are now 4-16 in the East, just one game ahead of last-place Allen, and 14-20 overall. ...
Goals set high for Tiger baseball (03/29/14)
The bar has been set high for this year's Fort Scott High School baseball team. Third-year head coach Josh Regan has 30 players out for his squad this season, one which is still relatively young as there are just two seniors on the team. "It's a lot but it's a solid 30," Regan said Wednesday afternoon. "Top to bottom, we're very, very good."...
Best spring break ever: Tigers go to Florida (03/28/14)
Fort Scott High School baseball coach Josh Regan is hopeful the team's recent spring break trip to Florida proves to be a valuable learning experience for his players, with their first game right around the corner. While in Florida, 27 players from the team as well as three coaches and family members were able to attend two Washington Nationals spring training games at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla., with the games taking place March 19 and 20. ...
Greyhounds split at Independence (03/28/14)
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott Community College baseball split a pair of one-run games in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Independence here Thursday. The Pirates won game one in the bottom of the seventh inning, 8-7. The Greyhounds allowed the tying run in the ninth inning of the second game but won 8-7 in 10 innings despite committing 6 errors...
Southeast takes pair from Greyhounds (03/26/14)
.Fort Scott Community College's recent woes continued Tuesday afternoon when the Greyhounds were swept by Southeast, Neb., in a non-conference doubleheader at Lions Field by scores of 6-3 and 12-5. This doubleheader was a make-up of a doubleheader that was to be played at Pittsburg in early February. ...
Greyhounds baseball navigating rocky road (03/25/14)
Editor's Note: This story was published in a previous edition of the Tribune but was not placed online at the time. The Tribune apologizes for the delay in posting this story. Several key injuries have slowed the Fort Scott Community College baseball team's early season momentum...
Coffeyville takes three of four in series (03/25/14)
Coffeyville took three out of four games in the season series with Fort Scott Community College's baseball team, winning both games in Coffeyville Thursday and splitting with the Greyhounds at Lions Field Saturday. Coffeyville entered the weekend in a three-way tie with Cowley and Johnson County atop the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division standings and left it alone in first place. ...
'Hounds swept for 2nd time in 3 days (03/18/14)
ARKANSAS CITY -- Cowley posted its second sweep of Fort Scott Community College in three days as the Tigers kept pace with Johnson County and Coffeyville atop the Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division baseball standings. The Tigers (12-0 East, 17-3 overall) won the opener 3-2 with a seventh-inning rally and the second game 11-7...
Cowley sweeps 'Hounds in conference play (03/14/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team won 8 of its first 10 games this season. Then conference play started. Since March 1, when the Greyhounds split the first Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division twinbill of the season, Fort Scott has won just 2 of 10 games and fell to .500 on the season when Cowley swept at Lions Field Thursday...
Greyhounds split with Kansas City (03/11/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team broke a five-game losing streak but still only came away with a split against Kansas City Kansas in a make-up Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Lions Field Monday. The Greyhounds won the opener 5-2 but lost the nightcap 3-2...
Cavaliers post another sweep over FSCC (03/08/14)
OVERLAND PARK -- Johnson County swept Fort Scott Community College's baseball team for the second day in a row in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play. Thursday at Lions Field, Johnson County won by scores of 1-0 and 4-2. Friday here, the Cavaliers took 5-4 and 5-3 wins and completed a sweep of the season series...
Johnson County sweeps 'Hounds (03/07/14)
Fort Scott Community College's baseball team was swept by Johnson County in a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader at Lions Field Thursday afternoon. The visiting Cavaliers won the opener 1-0 and took the second game 4-2. The only run of the opener scored in the top of the fifth inning when John Fairchild sacrificed to allow Anthony Miller to score. Miller led off the inning with a single to left, was bunted to second and moved to third on Hayden Steele's single...
Greyhounds split at Kansas City (03/01/14)
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Fort Scott Community College baseball and Kansas City Kansas split the first Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader for both teams here Friday, a day after the twinbill was originally scheduled to be played. Fort Scott (1-1 East, 9-3 overall) won game one in 10 innings, 8-5. Kansas City (1-1, 4-6) took the nightcap, 4-3...