• Emporia Highs Tommy Secord signs with Southwestern College

    Emporia High senior Tommy Secord Tuesday signed an agreement with Southwestern College in Winfield to compete in track and field.
  • Emporia State women defeat Washburn, Washburn wins mens game

    The Emporia State womens basketball team bounced back from Saturdays loss at Missouri Western with a 73-61 win over Washburn Tuesday. Washburn won the mens game 90-63.

  • Washburn Rural takes two from Emporia High basketball teams

    Washburn Rural competed the regular season sweep of the Emporia High basketball teams Tuesday night. Rural won the girls game 59-54 and won the boys game 61-51.

  • Olpe collects road sweep over Northern Heights on AGOW.

         The Olpe Eagles picked up the road-sweep, in Allen, Tuesday night.  The Lady Eagles rolled to a 92-44 victory, while the Olpe boys held on for a 48-41 win.
  • Emporia State basketball at Washburn for Turnpike Tussle 2

    The Emporia State basketball teams play Washburn in Topeka Tuesday night. Both the Emporia State women and men will be going for the regular season sweep of the Ichabods.
  • Full High School Basketball Schedule Tuesday

    The Emporia High girls and boys basketball teams play at Washburn Rural Tuesday night. Both the girls and boys will be looking to avenge earlier losses.
  • Kansas rallies for overtime win vs West Virginia

    (espn/ap) Frank Mason III scored 24 points, including two free throws to cap a frantic comeback from 14 down in the final three minutes of regulation, and No. 3 Kansas stunned No. 9 West Virginia 84-80 in overtime Monday night.
  • Kansas City Chiefs make changes to Coaching Staff

    (KCChiefs.com) The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Monday changes to the coaching staff. Coach Brad Childress will now serve as the team’s Assistant Head Coach and Matt Nagy will be the club’s Offensive Coordinator.

  • Kansas City Royals add pitchers

    (Royals/MLB) The Kansas City Royals signed left-hander Travis Wood to a two-year, $12 million deal Monday, a source told MLB.com. The Royals have not confirmed the deal, which is reportedly pending a

  • Emporia High girls bowling team 1st boys 2nd in Emporia Invitational Monday

    The Emporia High girls bowling team finished in 1st place and the boys finished in 2nd place at the Emporia Invitational on Senior Day.

  • Kansas State Coach Bill Snyder has throat cancer

    Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder Monday announced that he has been diagnosed with
    throat cancer and has been receiving outpatient treatment at the KU Medical Center for about three weeks.

  • Emporia State football to up date locker room thanks to gift

    The Hornet football program will be benefiting from a financial gift given by alum and former football player Dave Robertson and his wife Kathy of Wichita. Robertson's gift to the football program at Emporia State will help remodel the football locker room, meeting room and coaching

  • Emporia State baseball completes sweep of Metro State

    The Emporia State baseball team completed a sweep of Metro State with a 3-0 win.

  • Emporia State softball wins final two games of Angelo State Classsic

    The Emporia State softball team wrapped up play in the Angelo State Classic Sunday with wins over Adams State and Texas A&M International.

  • Emporia State men win, women lose at Missouri Western

    The Emporia State men rallied in the second half for a 73-67 win over Missouri Western Saturday. The Lady Hornets were up-set by Missouri Western 68-59.

  • Kansas slips past Texas Tech 80-79

    (espn/ap/KU) Josh Jackson scored 31 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and made a free throw with 2.8 seconds left to give the Kansas Jayhawks a 80-79 win over Texas Tech Saturday.
  • West Virgina out scores Kansas State 85-66

    (espn/ap) Jevon Carter scored 19 points to lead West Virginia to a 85-66 win over Kansas State Saturday.

  • Emporia State baseball rallies for 10-5 win over Metro St

    Emporia States baseball team rallied for a 10-5 win over Metro State Saturday. The Hornets trailed 4-0 going to the bottom of the 3rd when they scored 3 runs. They would add a run in the 4th and took the lead
  • Emporia State softball 1-1 on day 2 of Angelo State Classic

    Emporia States softball team was 1 and 1 on day two of the Angelo State Classic Saturday.
  • Emporia States LaRoche has record setting day

    It was a record setting day for Emporia States Thomas LaRoche at the South Dakota State Indoor track and field classic Saturday. He broke the school and meet record in the 800 meter run, winning the event with a time of 1:50.16.
  • Sunflower Gymnastics Winter Invitational closes down first two-day run

    Sunflower Gymnastics celebrated its 10th annual Winter Invitational with its biggest attendance yet.
  • Emporia State basketball team face Griffons in St. Joe

    Emporia States basketball teams are on the road Saturday, they play at Missouri Western.
  • Manhattan sweeps Emporia High basketball teams

    Manhattan out scored the Emporia High girls 52-27 and the Emporia High boys 63-44 Friday night.

  • Emporia State baseball powers past Metro State 22-6

    Emporia State hit 7 home runs on their way to a 22-6 win over Metro State Denver Friday.

  • Emporia State softball team 1-1 on day 1 at Angelo State Challenge

    The Emporia State softball team lost to Angelo State 7-0 and defeated Adams State 8-0 on day 1 of the Angelo State Challenge.

  • Waverly Bulldogs pick up road-sweep on AGOW.

         The Waverly Bulldogs collected a road-sweep, in Cottonwood Falls, Friday night.  The Waverly girls held off Chase County 53-47 and the Waverly boys pulled away for a 61-50 victory.
  • Emporia High boys swim 7th at Centennial League meet

    The Emporia High boys swim team finished in 7th place in the Centennial League meet Friday. Topeka Seaman won the league title.

  • Ranked team match ups highlight Friday High School Basketball schedule

    A match up of two ranked teams takes place Friday night when the Emporia High girls, ranked 9th in 5A, plays at Manhattan, the 3rd ranked team in 6A.
  • Emporia State baseball, softball and track on Friday Schedule

    The Emporia State baseball team plays their home opener Friday. The Emporia State softball team is in Texas for a Tournament and the track and field teams are at Pitt State for a meet.

  • Emporia High divers 5th and 6th at league

    Emporia High diver Collin Hopkins finished in 5th place and Reed Slayden finished in 6th place in Thursdays Centennial League diving meet.
  • Emporia State women pick up 20th win, men lose to #1 ranked Bearcats

    The Emporia State women never trailed in their 86-48 win over Northwest Missouri State. The Emporia State men could not hang onto an early lead in losing to the #1 ranked Bearcats 65-43.

  • Emporia High hosting Centennial League diving meet Thursday

    Emporia High will be hosting the Centennial League diving meet Thursday.
  • Emporia State soccer signs 9 student athletes

    Emporia State soccer coach Bryan Sailer has announced the addition of seven high school players and two transfers to attend Emporia State and play soccer for the Hornets beginning next fall.
  • Emporia State basketball teams travel to Northwest Missouri State Wednesday

    A big challenge awaits the Emporia State mens basketball team tonight. The Hornets will be playing number 1 ranked Northwest Missouri State.
  • Emporia High Basketball teams split with Topeka Seaman Tuesday

    The Emporia High girls basketball team picked up their 3rd straight win last night out scoring Topeka Seaman 45-32. Seaman won the boys game 70-60.
  • Emporia High bowling, boys 3rd girls 4th at EHS Quad

    The Emporia High boys Bowling team finished in 3rd place and the Girls finished in 4th place in the Emporia tournament Tuesday.
  • Madison girls win/boys lose against West Franklin on AGOW.

         The Madison Bulldogs split with West Franklin, at home, Tuesday night.  The Madison girls won 52-47, while the Madison boys were defeated 61-35.
  • Emporia High basketball teams host Topeka Seaman, 3 weeks left in season

    The Emporia High basketball teams are down to their final 6 games of the regular season. Tuesday night Emporia High hosts Topeka Seaman.
  • Emporia High bowlers to host quad

    The Emporia High bowling teams will be hosting a tournament Tuesday. The Spartans hosting Topeka High, Washburn Rural and Shawnee Heights.
  • Kansas out scores Kansas State 74-71

    (espn/ap) Frank Mason III scored 21 points, Josh Jackson added 18 and No. 3 Kansas held off Kansas State 74-71 on Big Monday.
    (Photo courtesy of kuathletics.com)
  • Kansas City Royals sign Jason Hammels

    (kcroyals) The Kansas City Royals reportedly have added a piece to their rotation by agreeing with right-hander Jason Hammel on a two-year deal for a guaranteed $16 million. Hammel, who went 15-10 last season with the Cubs with a 3.83 ERA, will join a rotation with Danny Duffy, Ian Kennedy,
  • Kansas ranked 3rd in Basketball polls, KSU and WSU receiving votes

    The Kansas Jayhawks are ranked 3rd this week in both the AP and USAToday Coaches basketball polls. Gonzaga and Villanova are ranked 1 and 2 in both polls. Louisville is ranked 4th in both polls. Oregon is ranked 5th in the AP poll while Wisconsin is ranked 5th in the Coaches
  • Emporia States Kelly Moten MIAA player of week for 5th time

    For the 5th time this season Emporia States Kelly Moten has been named the MIAA womens basketball player of the week. Last week Moten scored 32 points in a win over Nebraska Kearny and 13 points in a win over Fort Hays State. She is number 2 in the
  • Patriots win Super Bowl - in overtime

    The New England Patriots are Super Bowl champs for the fifth time, winning the title game in overtime 34-28 over the Atlanta Falcons.
    (Photo Courtesy of nfl.com)
  • CSU-Pueblo slips past Emporia State baseball 4-3

    A 9th inning rally came up short for the Emporia State baseball team Sunday as the Hornets suffered their 1st loss of the season 4-3 at Colorado State Pueblo. Wade Hanna drove in two of the runs. 3rd baseman Tate Kastens also drove in a run. The Hornets did strand 11 baserunners in

  • Emporia State softball team wraps up play at Southeastern Regional Tournament

    The Emporia State softball team closed out play in the Southeastern Regional tournament in Durant, Oklahoma with two losses Sunday. They were out scored by Cameron 4-2 and were defeated by Southeastern Oklahoma State 12-5. They are now 1-5 for the season and will play in a tournament in San

  • Super Bowl LI Sunday

    Super Bowl LI will be played Sunday night. The New England Patriots play the Atlanta Falcons.
  • Emporia State sweeps Nebraska Kearney on Alumni weekend

    The Emporia State womens and mens basketball teams celebrated Alumni weekend with wins over Nebraska Kearney Saturday.
    The Lady Hornets defeated Kearny 81-67 and the men won 87-86 in
  • Emporia High Basketball teams split with Junctin City

    The Emporia High girls basketball team was a 67-37 winner over Junction City Saturday. Junction City won the boys game 74-72 in overtime.

  • Iowa State out scores Kansas in overtime

    Deonte Burton hit seven 3-pointers and scored 29 points, Monte Morris added 25 and Iowa State rallied from a big halftime deficit to end Kansas' 51-game winning streak at Allen Fieldhouse with a 92- 89 win in overtime Saturday.
  • Kansas State up-sets Baylor 56-54

    (espn/ap) Kamau Stokes scored 15 points and Kansas State held off a late rally to hand No. 2 Baylor its first home loss of the season, 56-54 on Saturday.
  • Wichita State defeats Illinois State 86-45

    (espn/ap) Conner Frankamp scored 18 points and Shaquille Morris had 11 points and 11 rebounds and Wichita State put a beat down on Illinois State in an 86-45 win on Saturday night as the Shockers drew even atop the Missouri Valley Conference standing.
    Wichita State led 35-22 at halftime

  • Emporia High wrestlers 5th at Centennial League tournament

    The Emporia High wrestling finished in 5th place at the Centennial League tournament Saturday.
  • Emporia States baseball team out scores CSU-Pueblo 27-14

    Emporia States baseball team out scored Colorado State Pueblo Saturday 27-14. The Hornets had three big innings, scoring 10 runs in the 2nd inning, 8 runs in the 4th and 6 runs in the 7th inning. BJ Dean was four for four, with two doubles, two home runs and seven RBI. Mack Gowing
  • Emporia State softball team 1-1 on day 2 of Southeastern Regional Tournament

    Emporia States softball team lost a game and won a game on day 2 of the Southeastern Regional tournament in Durant, Oklahoma. The Lady Hornets were defeated by East Central Oklahoma 3-1. They would out
  • Emporia State has school record set at Husker Invitationl

    Emporia State Track and Field athletes set a school record and ran 3 national provisional qualifying times at the Nebraska Husker Invitational Saturday. Thomas LaRoche finished in 2nd place in the 800 meter run setting a new school record with a time of 1 minute 50.72 seconds. The time
  • Emporia State basketball teams hosting Nebraska Kearney Saturday

    The Emporia State basketball teams host Nebraska Kearney Saturday afternoon.
  • Emporia High girls win, boys lose at Topeka West

    The Emporia High girls rolled to their 9th win of the season Friday night, out scoring Topeka West 67-38. Topeka West won the boys game 43-40.
  • Chase County sweeps Hartford in Area Games of the Week

    The Chase County girls and boys picked up wins over Hartford Friday night.
  • Emporia State baseball blanks Colorado Pueblo in opener

    The Emporia State baseball team shutout Colorado State Pueblo 8-0 to open their season Friday.
  • Emporia State softball opens with losses in Oklahoma

    The Emporia State softball team opened their season with 2 losses at the Southeastern Regional tournament in Durant, Oklahoma Friday.
  • Centennial League Wrestling tournament Saturday

    The Centennial League wrestling tournament will be held tomorrow. The League features 3 ranked teams, Manhattan 2nd in 6A, Washburn Rural 9th in 6A and Shawnee Heights 9th in 5A.
  • Royals sign Herrera to 1 year deal

    (espn/ap) The Kansas City Royals and closer Kelvin Herrera have agreed to a $5,325,000, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with one of the top relievers in baseball. Herrera can also earn $50,000 for making the All-Star Game, which he has done the past two seasons.

  • Post Mid-season tournament play resumes for High School Basketball teams

    Both the Emporia High girls and boys basketball teams return to Centennial League play Friday night, Emporia High plays at Topeka West.
  • Emporia State baseball opens season at Colorado State Pueblo

    The Emporia State Baseball team opens their season with a 3 game series at Colorado State Pueblo beginning Friday.
  • Emporia State softball to open season in Oklahoma

    The Emporia State Softball team opens their season playing in the Southeastern regional tournament hosted by Southeastern Oklahoma State in Durante, Oklahoma.
  • Emporia State basketball splits with Fort Hays State

    The Emporia State women out scored Fort Hays State 59-48 for their 18th win Wednesday night. Fort Hays won the mens game 76-71.

  • KU out scores Baylor 73-68

    (espn/ap/KU) Josh Jackson scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Kansas to a 73-68 win over Baylor in a 2 vs 3 match-up Wednesday night. Frank Mason III added 19 points, including two free throws to seal the win, and Devonte Graham scored 13 as the Jayhawks pulled a game ahead

  • Kansas State loses in OT to TCU 86-80

    (KSU) TCU used a 7-1 run to start overtime to help propel the Horned Frogs to an 86-80 win over Kansas State on Wednesday night.  TCU rallied from a 70-65 deficit with 2:19 remaining to force overtime.  
    Kamau Stokes scored a game high 21 points to lead
  • Wichita State out scores Drake 77-69

    (WSU) Landry Shamet scored 17 points and Conner Frankamp finished with 16 points to lead Wichita State to a 77-69 win over Drake. The Shockers are now 20-4 for the season, they have won 8 in a row and 11 of their last 12 games. They host first place Illinois State Saturday

  • Emporia High Football players commit to Emporia State

     Two Emporia High football players, Bryce Crouch and Sam Dobbins, committed to play at Emporia State Wednesday. 


  • Emporia State football announcing 2017 recruiting class

    Wednesday is a big day for the Emporia State football program. Its national signing day. Coach Garin Higgins is hoping to sign 17 players to letters of intent and add a few walk-ons.
  • Emporia State basketball teams host Fort Hays State

    The Emporia State basketball teams host Fort Hays State Wednesday night.
  • Shawnee Heights out scores Spartans 69-54

    For the 2nd time in 8 days Shawnee Heights defeated the Emporia High boys basketball team, Monday night the T-Birds out scored the Spartans 69-54.
  • Emporia High bowlers finish 2nd and 3rd at Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys bowling team finished in 2nd place and the girls in 3rd place at the 4 team Manhattan Invitational yesterday. Individually for the boys Eddie Sack finished in 5th place with a 565 series, Keyghan Reed was 6th with a 558 series and Bryden Crabtree was 7th with a 556
  • KU ranked 2nd in Coaches poll and 3rd in AP poll

    The Jayhawks are number 2 in this weeks USAToday Coaches poll and number 3 in the AP poll. Gonzaga is ranked number 1 in both polls. Balyor is ranked number 2 in the AP poll and number 3 in the Coaches poll.
    Villanova is ranked 4th and Arizona 5th in both polls.
  • KUs Bragg charged with possession of Drug Paraphernalia

    (kcstar and kusports.com) The Kansas City Star and KUSports.com are reporting that University of Kansas men’s basketball player Carlton Bragg Jr. has been charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Bragg is charged with one count of possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, and

  • Emporia High boys basketball hosts Shawnee Heights

    After going 8 days without a game the Emporia High boys basketball team begins a week where they will play 3 games in 6 days. They will be hosting Shawnee Heights Monday night. That's the same team they lost to in the Ralph Miller Classic Championship game in their last
  • Chiefs Kelce Pro Bowl MVP

    The AFC defeated the NFC 20-13 in the NFL Pro Bowl Sunday night. Kansas City Chiefs Tightend Travis Kelce was named the MVP finishing with 3 catches for 36 yards and a touchdown.
  • Wichita State out scores Bradley 64-49

    (WSU) Wichita State overcame a sluggish first half to down upset-minded Bradley Sunday 64-49.
    Landry Shamet scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Shockers.  Conner Frankamp finished with 15 points. The Shockers play at Drake Wednesday night.

  • Emporia State women hold on for win at Southwest Baptist, men lose to Bearcats

    The Emporia State women had 6 players score in double figures on the way to a 84-77 win over Southwest Baptist. The Emporia State men were routed by the Bearcats 84-62.

  • Waverly girls/Hartford boys win 2017 Lyon County League championships.

         The Waverly girls and Hartford boys claimed the 2017 Lyon County League tournament championships.  Waverly came from behind to beat two-time defending champion Olpe, 54-47, and Hartford held off a late push from Lebo for a 39-38 victory.
  • Emporia High girls 4th at Glaciers Edge Tournament

    The Emporia High girls basketball team finished in 4th place in the Glaciers Edge tournament after losing to Maize 54-37 Saturday.

  • Kansas out scores Kentucky

    (espn/ap/KU) Frank Mason III scored 21 points, Josh Jackson finished with 20 points and No. 2 Kansas rallied past No. 4 Kentucky 79-73 on Saturday in the SEC-Big 12 Challenge.
  • Kansas State loses at Tennessee

    (KSU) Tennessee jumped out to an early lead and never trailed, as the Volunteers posted a 70-58 win over Kansas State in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge on Saturday.

  • Emporia High wrestlers 7th at Olahte North

    The Emporia High wrestling team finished in 7th place at the Olathe North duel tournament. The Spartans were 2-3 in duels. They defeated Wyandotte 42-24 in the 7th place duel. They also defeated Shawnee Mission West 55-18. They were defeated by Washburn Rural 67-6, Cameron, Missouri 61-17 and

  • Emporia High boys swim and dive team 8th in EHS Invitational

    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team finished in 8th place out of 8 teams in the Emporia Invitational Saturday. Kostin Mercer had the best finish taking 4th in the 200 free. He also finished in 6th in the 500 free. Reed Slayden finished in 4th place in diving and Collin Hopkins finished in

  • Emporia State basketball teams look to bounce back at Southwest Baptist

    Emporia States basketball teams will be on the road Saturday as they look to bounce from Wednesdays losses to Central Missouri when they play at Southwest Baptist.
  • Emporia High girls to play for 3rd place in Glaciers Edge Tournament

    The Emporia High girls basketball team will be playing for 3rd place in the Glaciers Edge tournament this afternoon. The Lady Spartans were out scored by Lawrence 50-43 in the semi-finals Friday night.

  • 96th Lyon County League Tournament Championship day

    It will be Olpe playing Waverly for the 3rd consective year in the Lyon County League Tournament girls championship game Saturday night.
    In the boys championship game it will be Hartford
  • Emporia State Track and Field earns 5 golds and 3 PQ at KU

    The Emporia State track and field team had 5 champions and 3 provisional qualifiers for nationals at the Jayhawk Invitational.
    Taysean Goodwin won both the 200 and 400 meter dashes with provisional times.
    Brian Newkirk won the 3000 meter run.
  • Emporia State softball picked 8th in preseason poll

    The Emporia State softball team has been selected 8th in the MIAA Coaches preseason poll. Central Oklahoma is the top pick followed by Missouri Western, Pittsburg State, Northwest Missouri state and Central Missouri in the top 5.
  • Emporia High girls out score Shawnee Mission North in Glaciers Edge tournament

    The Emporia High girls basketball team advanced to the Championship semi-finals of the Glaciers Edge tournament with a 59-27 win over Shawnee Mission North last night.
  • Day 3 96th Annual Lyon County League Tournament

    In consolation semi-final play at the Lyon County League basketball tournament Thursday. In girls play Southern Coffey County out scored Burlingame 55-40. Madison was a 62-35 winner over Marais des Cygnes Valley. In boys play Waverly defeated Madsion 44-33 and Olpe out scored Marais des
  • KU suspends Carlton Bragg Jr. indefinitely

    (kusports.com) KU coach Bill Self announced that sophomore forward Carlton Bragg Jr. had been suspended indefinitely, effective immediately.Self said in a news release that Bragg’s suspension was not connected to the reported rape at McCarthy Hall in December, the on-campus men’s basketball
  • Emporia High bowling teams 2nd at Emporia Tournament

    The Emporia High boys and girls bowling teams finished in 2nd place in the Emporia Invitational yesterday. Derby finished in 1st place and Highland Park was 3rd. Individually Keyghan Reed finished in 2nd place with a 663 series for the boys. For the girls Maddie Munoz finished 4th with a 446
  • Emporia State baseball #2 in MIAA preseason poll

    The MIAA baseball preseason coaches poll is out, Emporia State has been selected number 2 with 1 first place vote. Central Missouri is the preseason number 1 pick. Missouri Western, Missouri Southern and Washburn round out the top 5.
  • Central Missouri defeats Emporia State women and men in Warrensburg

    The 7th ranked Emporia State women were upset by 19th ranked Central Missouri 61-56 in overtime Wednesday night. The Central men out scored the Hornets 66-58.

  • 2017 Glaciers Edge tournament begins Thursday

    The Emporia High hosted Glaciers Edge girls basketball tournament begins Thursday. The tournament features 4 ranked teams including the Emporia High girls ranked 9th in 5A.
  • Emporia High bowlers host 4 team tournament

    The Emporia High bowling teams will be hosting a tournament Thursday. Derby, Highland Park and Newton will be joining Emporia High.