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  • Empoira State entertains Missouri Southern

    Emporia States basketball teams are at home Wednesday. They will be hosting Missouri Southern.
     
  • Kansas hosts Kansas State in Sunflower Showdown

    Kansas and Kansas State renew their rivalry Wednesday night. The 7th ranked Jayhawks host the Wildcats.
     
  • Emporia State women ranked 16th in WBCA poll

    The Emporia State womens basketball team slipped into a tie for 16th in this weeks WBCA national poll. Fort Hays State is ranked 7th and Missouri Western 9th. Lubbock Christian is the top ranked team again this week.
  • Emporia High bowlers 2nd at Manhattan

    The Emporia High bowling teams were at Manhattan MOnday for a tournament. Both the boys and girls finished in 2nd place. Washburn Rural was 1st, Hayden 3rd and Manhattan 4th.
  • Kansas Jayhaws slip, Wichita State moves up in lastest basketball polls

    The Kansas Jayhawks have slipped to number 7 in this weeks AP mens college basketball poll. Oklahoma is the top ranked team followed by North Carolina, Villanova, Maryland and Iowa in the top 5. Iowa State is ranked 13th, West Virginia 14th and Baylor
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  • Emporia High girls slip in weekly coaches poll

    After suffering their 2nd loss of the season the Emporia High girls basketball team has slipped to number 9 in this weeks KBCA poll. 6 other area teams are also ranked in the top 10 of their classifications.

     

    Olpe girls are ranked 3rd in class 2A. Waverly girls are ranked

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  • Emporia State and College Basketball

    The Emporia State basketball teams play at Central Missouri Saturday and its Big12 vs SEC crossover day.
     
  • Emporia High Wrestlers 1-4 at Olathe North

    The Emporia High wrestling team finished in 7th place at the Olathe North dual tournament. The Spartans were 1-4 in duels. They were defeated by Washburn Rural 48-18, Cameron 45-30, Leavenworth 51-22 and
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  • Kansas out scores Kentucky 90-84 in overtime

    Wayne Selden Jr. scored a career-high 33 points, carrying Kansas to a 90-84 overtime win over Kentucky Saturday.
     
  • Kansas State holds off Ole Miss 69-64

    Kansas State used a 19-2 second-half run to secure a win over Mississippi 69-64, in the third annual Big 12/SEC Challenge on Saturday afternoon. 
     
  • Emporia High girls finish 5th in Glaciers Edge Tournament

    The Emporia High girls basketball team finished in 5th place of the Glaciers Edge tournament after defeating Topeka West 58-16 Saturday.
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  • Emporia High boys lose to #3 Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys basketball team took on the number 3 ranked team in 6-A, Manhattan Saturday and it was Manhattan picking up the win 54-35. The Spartans trailed 16-12 after the first quarter and 26-20 at halftime. Manhattan took control in the 3rd quarter, leading by 11 going to the final

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  • Olpe girls and Burlingame boys win 95th annual Lyon County League Tournament.

         The Olpe Lady Eagles repeated as Lyon County League tournament champions, with a 65-41 victory over Waverly, and Burlingame captured their first tournament title since 2011, holding off Hartford 65-59.
  • Central Missouri takes two from Emporia State basketball

    Central Missouri defeated the Emporia State womens and mens basketball teams Saturday. The Lady Hornets lost 69-64 and the men were out scored 61-51.

  • Emporia High Saturday Schedule 1-30

    Saturday the Emporia High boys basketball team hosts Manhattan. Varsity is slated to tip-off around 6:45p.
     
    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team hosts a meet. Diving begins at 9am with the swim meet at Noon.
     
    The Emporia High
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  • Championship games set for Lyon County League Tournament

    Its down to the final 8 games of the 95th annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament. It will be Olpe and Waverly meeting in the girls championship game, a rematch of last years title game. Burlingame will play Hartford in the boys championship game. Burlingame in the title game for the
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  • Emporia High girls in 5th place game of 2016 Glaciers Edge

    The Emporia High girls basketball team will be playing for 5th place in the Glaciers Edge tournament after defeating Junction City 61-39 Friday.
     
  • MIAA Baseball poll released

    The MIAA released its Baseball preseason coaches Poll. Emporia State is ranked number 2 with 1 first place vote. Missouri Southern the defending MIAA regular season champion is ranked number 1 with 11 first
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  • Emporia High girls lose opening game 2016 Glaciers Edge

    It was a disappointing beginning to the Glaciers Edge tournament for the Emporia High girls basketball team as they were up-set by Hutchinson 46-45 Thursday night.
  • Lyon County League 2016 tournament day 3

    At the Lyon County League tournament in the Consolation Semi-Finals Thursday: The Hartford girls out scored Southern Coffey County 44-22. They will play Burlingame in the 5th place game Saturday. Burlingame defeated Marais des Cygnes Valley 47-38. The
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  • Emporia State softball 6th in MIAA preseason poll

    The MIAA released the 2016 preseason coaches softball poll Thursday. Central Oklahoma is in first place in the poll. They received 4 first place votes. Pittsburg State is second with 6 first place votes. Central Missouri is 3rd, Missouri Western 4th Northwest Missouri State is 5th. Emporia
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  • Emporia High Bowling boys 1st, girls 2nd in EHS Quad

    The Emporia High boys bowling team finished in 1st place and the girls in 2nd place in the Emporia quad Thursday. The Boys were led by Braden Schuler who took first place with a 731 series. Satchell Sill was 3rd with a 693 series, Hunter Guion placed 6th and Zach Simmons 7th. The Emporia High

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  • Emporia State basketball teams pick up wins over Southwest Baptist

    The #11 ranked Emporia State womens basketball team used a strong 2nd half defensive effort to defeat Southwest Baptist 78-61 Thursday. The Emporia State men would make 10 of 10 free throws down the stretch to out score Southwest Baptist 68-64 Thursday night.

  • Emporia State basketball team travel to Southwest Baptist

    The Emporia State basketball teams are on the road Thursday. They will play at Southwest Baptist. The Lady Hornets go into the game just a game back of Missouri Western in the MIAA Standings after Western lost at Pittsburg State Wednesday night 83-80. Second place Fort Hays State has the
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  • Emporia High girls hosting 2016 Glaciers Edge

    The Emporia High girls basketball team will be hosting the Glaciers Edge tournament beginning Thursday. The tournament includes 3 ranked teams. The Lady Spartans are ranked 4th in 5A. Leavenworth is ranked 3rd in 5A and Olathe South is ranked 2nd in 6A. The Lady Spartans will open against
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  • Lyon County League Tournament consolation semi-finals on Thursday

    The Lyon County League basketball tournament resumes Thursday with the Consolation Semi-Finals. Beginning at 4pm The Hartford girls play Southern Coffey County. That will be followed by the Waverly boys playing
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  • Emporia High bowlers to host Quad Thursday

    The Emporia High bowling teams will be hosting their first tournament of the season Thursday. 
     
  • Wichita State defeats Loyola for 10th straight win

    (goshockers.com) Wichita State extended their winning streak to 10 in a row with a 80-54 win over Loyola. The Shockers also improved their home court winning streak to 42-straight and have now won 23-consecutive home games over MVC opponents, which is the second-longest in school history and

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  • Emporia Highs Jonathan Quintanilla signs with Midland

    Emporia High senior Jonathan Quintanilla signed a letter of intent to compete in track and field at Midland University in Nebraska Wednesday.
     
  • Lyon County League Basketball tournament Day 2 2016

    The Number 1 seeds advanced the Championship semi-finals of the 95th annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament Tuesday night.

  • Intro to Triathlon meeting set for Sunday

    The Emporia Recreation Commission, Emporia State University and area biking experts will be leading a Introduction to Triathlon Organizational meeting on Sunday, January 31st. They will provide training tips for triathlons. The Emporia Spring Triathlon will be held April 17th. The cost is $25

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  • West Virginia defeates K-State 70-55

    (kstatesports.com)West Virginia out scored Kansas State 70-55 Tuesday night.
  • Emporia High boys swim team 7th at Topeka High

    The Emporia High boys swim team had 1 automatic state qualifier and a number of personal bests at Tuesdays Topeka High Invitational. The 200 medley relay of Kostin Mercer, Matt Finley, Colton Cain and Wyatt Mattas had an automatic qualifying time for state.

  • Emporia High bowlers 3rd and 4th at Manhattan

    The Emporia High girls bowling team finished in 3rd place and the boys in 4th place at Manhattan. Tacinda Logsdon led the girls finishing in 4th place. The boys were led by Satchell Sill who finished in 5th place.

  • Day 1 of 2016 Lyon County League Tournament

    No surprises on day 1 of the Lyon County League basketball tournament. All the higher seeds were the winners. In girls play number 2 seed Waverly defeated Southern Coffey County 74-26 and number 3 seed Madison was a 48-35 winner over Hartford. In boys
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  • Kansas loses at Iowa State, 3rd Big-12 road loss in 2016

    Iowa State rallied in the second half to defeat Kansas 85-72 Monday night. The Cyclones used an 11-0 run to overcome a 43-36 KU halftime lead and out scored the Jayhawks 49-29 in the second half.
     
  • Emporia High girls ranked 4th in latest KBCA poll

    The Emporia High girls basketball team remains ranked 4th in 5A in this weeks Coaches poll. The 9 and 1 Lady Spartans are ranked behind Shawnee Heights, Salina Central and Leavenworth. 8 other area teams are ranked in the top 10 of their class.
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  • Kansas ranked 4th in AP poll, 3rd in Coaches poll

    Kansas did slip to number 4 in this weeks AP mens college basketball poll. Oklahoma remains the top ranked team followed by North Carolina, Iowa, Kansas and Texas A&M. West Virginia is ranked 9th, Iowa State 14th, Baylor 17th and Wichita State is back in the top 25 at number 22.
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  • 95th Lyon County League Basketball tournament begins Monday

    The 95th Annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament begins today at Emporias White Auditorium. 4 games are on the schedule beginning at 4p with the Madison girls playing Hartford. That game will be followed by the Hartford boys playing Waverly. At 7pm the Waverly girls play Southern

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  • KU at Iowa State for Big Monday

    A big Monday showdown is on tap for the Kansas Jayhawks. The #3 ranked Jayhaws play at #19 Iowa State. Tip-off is set for 8pm. The game will be broadcast on KVOE 1400AM/96.9FM. Kansas is in a 4 way tie for first place with Oklahoma, Baylor and West Virginia in the Big 12. Iowa State is 1
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  • Emporia State women win, men lose at Washburn

    The Emporia State womens basketball team overcame a cold shooting night to out score Washburn 53-41 Saturday.
     
     
  • Kansas bounces back with win over Texas

    The Kansas Jayhawks overcame a slow start to defeat Texas 76-67 Saturday giving Coach Bill Self 200 wins at Allen Field house.
     
  • Kansas State defeats Oklahoma State 89-73

    Kansas State out scored Oklahoma State 89-73 Saturday to end a 2 game losing skid Saturday. The Wildcats never trailed in the game and led by 23 late in the contest.
  • Wichita State rolls over Bradley for 9th consecutive win

    Wichita State picked up its 9th straight win Saturday 88-54 over Bradley. Four Shockers scored in double figures led by Fred VanVleet with13 points. Ron Baker
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  • Emporia High boys finish in 4th place in 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team finished in 4th place at the Ralph Miller Classic that wrapped up Saturday in Chanute. The Spartans were out scored by Andover Central 66-50 in the 3rd place game.
  • The Council Grove girls and Osage City boys repeat at Flint Hills Shootout champions.

        The Council Grove girls and Osage City boys repeated ast Flint Hills Shootout champions.  The Council Grove girls held off a second-half rally to beat Chase County 40-33, and the Osage City boys rallied from a first-half deficit to beat Lyndon 59-46.
  • Emporia State at Washburn Turnpike Tussle #1 of 2016

    The Emporia State basketball teams renew their oldest rivalry they play at Washburn Saturday evening.
     
  • Emporia High girls win showdown with Manhattan

     The Emporia High girls basketball team out scored Manhattan 46-34 in a showdown of two ranked teams Friday night.

  • Emporia High boys to play for 3rd place at Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys will play for 3rd place in the Ralph Miller Classic after losing to Shawnee Mission South 67-51 in the semi-finals Friday night.
     
  • Flint Hills shoot out day 4 2016

    Its down to the final 8 games of the Flint Hills shoot out. The girls played their semi-finals Friday.
  • Emporia High wrestlers host duel tournament

    Emporia Highs wrestling team will be hosting a duel tournament Sataurday. Olathe North, ranked 5th in 6A, Derby ranked 8th in 6A, Valley Center ranked 9th in 5A, Junction City and Topeka Seaman will join the Spartans.
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  • Emporia State track and field athletes earn 4 golds at UCM Invite

    The Emporia track and field team came home with 7 first place finishes from the Central Missouri Invite Friday.
  • 4 Hornets named to Don Hansen all region team

    4 Members of the Emporia State football team have been named to the Don Hansen all region team. Quarterback Brent Wilson is the Super Region 3 offensive player of the year. He was joined on the first team by receiver Mitchell Foote while receiver Kavaski Ervin and kicker Austin Morton were

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  • Emporia High girls host Manhattan in match up of ranked teams

    The Emporia High girls basketball team hosts Manhattan Friday night. It will be a match up of two 8-1 teams. The Lady Spartans are ranked #4 in 5A. Manhattan is ranked #6 in 6A.
     
  • Emporia High boys win 1st round game of 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team advanced to the Championship semi-finals of the Ralph Miller Classic with a 56-42 win over Chanute Thursday night. 
     
  • Flint Hills Shoot out day 3 2016

    It will be Osage City playing Lyndon in the Flint Hills shoot out boys championship game Saturday.
     
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  • Lyon County League basketball results 1-21, Tournament brackets set

    Lyon County League teams wrapped up league play Thursday setting the brackets for the League Tournament.

  • Former ESU Hornet signs with Detroit

    (Mlive.com) Former Emporia State receiver Austin Willis has signed with the Detroit Lions. He is the first player signed by new GM Bob Quinn to a futures contract.
  • Emporia High boys basketball opens 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team is scheduled to open play in the Ralph Miller Classic Thursday night, playing the host team Chanute.
  • Area High school basketball 1-20/21

    In High School Basketball action Wednesday night.
  • Flint Hills Shootout 2016 day 2

    Girls first round games of the Flint Hills shootout were played Wednesday. The boys semi-finals are scheduled for Thursday.
  • Emporia High bowlers go to Topeka

    The Emporia High bowling teams are scheduled to compete in the Topeka West invitational Thursday.
     
  • Kansas State loses in 2OT at Baylor

    It was a heart breaker for the Kansas State Wildcats losing at Baylor 79-72 in double-overtime. Baylor used a 7-1 run to start the second overtime to end the Wildcats up-set bid.  
  • Wichita State picks up 8th straight win

    Wichita State won their 8th game in a row out scoring Northern Iowa 74-55. Ron Baker led the way with 21 points. Fred VanVleet added 12 points and Markis McDuffie
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  • Kansas routed by Oklahoma State

    (kuathletics) Oklahoma State up-set number 3 ranked Kansas 86-67 Tuesday night.
     
  • Emporia High swim and dive goes to Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team are scheduled to go to Manhattan Wednesday for a meet.
     
  • Emporia State softball preparing for 2016

    The Emporia State softball team is preparing for their season opener on February 5th when they play in the Southeastern Oklahoma State tournament.
  • Emporia State Lady Hornets fall to 12th in WBCA poll

    The Emporia State womens basketball team has dropped to 12th in this weeks National Coaches poll. Alaska Anchorage is the top ranked team followed by Lubbock Christian, Fort Hays State is 3rd, Ashland and Missouri Western is 5th.

  • Royals announce starting times for 2016 games

    The Kansas City Royals announced their 2016 regular season schedule with start times. Opening Day is scheduled for Sunday, April 3 at 7:37 p.m. CT vs. the New York Mets on ESPN’s “Sunday Night Baseball”.

  • Tuesday basktball games on list of postponments

    Tuesdays scheduled games of the Flint Hills Shootout have been postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday.

    Burlington Tournament games postponed.

    Southern Coffey County at

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  • Emporia State baseball preparing for 2016

    While the basketball teams are in the middle of their seasons the Emporia State baseball team is 17 days away from opening their season.
     
  • Olpe Coach Jesse Nelso to Coach McDonalds West squad

    Olpe girls basketball Coach Jesse Nelson has been selected to Coach in the McDonalds All-American game to be played March 30th in Chicago. Nelson will be the Head Coach for the West Squad.

  • Day 1 of 2016 Flint Hills shootout

    Day one of the Flint Hills Shootout is in the Books. The Boys played their first round games Monday.
     
  • 10 area high school basketball teams in Coaches polls

    This weeks State High School basketball coaches poll is out. The Emporia High girls move up to number 4 in 5A. They are ranked behind Shawnee Heights, Salina Central and Leavenworth. The Lady Spartans will host Manhattan ranked 6th in 6A Friday night.
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  • Kansas ranked number 3 in mens basketball polls

    Kansas slipped to number 3 in this weeks AP and USA Today Coaches Mens basketball polls. Oklahoma is the top ranked team in both polls. North Carolina is ranked number 2. Villanova is ranked 4th. Xavior is ranked 5th in the AP poll and Maryland is ranked 5th in the Coaches Poll.

  • Royals sign Lorenzo Cain to 2 year deal

    The Kansas City Royals finalized their $17.5 million, two-year deal with Lorenzo Cain on Monday, buying out the All-Star outfielder's final two years of arbitration.

  • Chiefs lose offensive Coordinator

    (abcsport) It's official: the Philadelphia Eagles have hired Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Doug Pederson as their next head coach. The team made the announcement on Monday.

  • Missouri Western defeats Emporia State women 73-64

    In a match up of two top 10 teams it was number 10 Missouri Western out scoring number 9 ranked Emporia State 73-64 Saturday.

  • Emporia State men defeat Missouri Western 67-66

    Terrence Moores basket with 10 seconds to play lifted the Emporia State mens basketball team to a 67-66 win over Missouri Western Saturday.

  • Kansas holds off TCU 7-63

    The Kansas Jayhawks held on for a 70-63 win over TCU Saturday. 

  • Iowa State out scores Kansas State 76-63

    Kansas State fell behind early and could never recover Iowa State posted a 76-63 win over the Wildcats.

  • New England out scores Chiefs 27-20

    The Kansas City Chiefs 11 game winning streak came to an end when the New England Patriots defeated the Chiefs 27-20 in a AFC divisional play-off game Saturday.

  • Emporia High wrestlers 19th at Newton

    The Emporia High wrestlers finished in 19th place out of 25 teams at the Newton Tournament of Champions. They came home with 4 top 8 finishes. Nick Kirmer placed 3rd at 195 pounds, Anthony Delgado placed 5th at 152 pounds. Hunter Williams placed 7th at 120 pounds and Isaac Williams placed 8th

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  • Emporia State track and field athletes pick up 4 first place finishes at Wichita State

    In their first meet of 2016 the Emporia State Indoor Track and Field teams picked up 4 first place finishes at the Wichita State hosted Prelude Saturday.

  • Emporia State hosts Missouri Western in womens top 10 showdown

    The Emporia State basketball teams host Missouri Western Saturday. The womens game will be a top 10 match up. The Lady Hornets are ranked number 9 while Western is ranked 10th in this weeks Coaches Poll.
     
  • Emporia High sweeps Topeka West, again

    The Emporia High girls rolled to a 48-15 win over Topeka West and the boys out scored West 50-46.

  • The Olpe Eagles sweep Lebo on AGOW.

         Defense was the mantra as Olpe swept the double-header from Lebo, Friday night, winning the girls' game 66-22 and the boys' game 45-30.
  • Chiefs face New England in AFC playoffs

    The Kansas City Chiefs play the defending Super Bowl Champions, New England Patriots, Saturday in the divisional round of the NFL play-offs.
  • Emporia High wrestlers at Newton Day 1

    The Emporia High wrestling team is at the Newton Tournament of Champions. Nick Kirmer at 195 was defeated in the semi-finals. He will finish no worse than 6th. Still alive on the consolation side of the bracket are Anthony Aguilar at 106, Hunter Williams at 120, Nilton Sandoval at 126, Joey

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  • Royals sign players, avoid arbitration

    The Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms on one-year contracts with pitchers Danny Duffy and Louis Coleman, catchers Drew Butera and  Tony Cruz and outfielder Jarrod Dyson for the 2016 season, avoiding arbitration.
  • Another Friday night of High School Basketball

    The Emporia High basketball teams have a rematch with Topeka West Friday night. Teams the Lady Spartans and Spartans defeated 10 days ago.
  • Emporia High Wrestlers go to Newton

    The Emporia High wrestling team will be competing at the Newton Tournament of Champions beginning Friday.

  • Emporia High boys swim and dive team 4th in EHS Invite

    The Emporia High boys swim team finished in 4th place out of 7 teams in the Emporia Invitational Thursday. They did have 2 first place finishes but no new automatic state qualifiers.
  • Emporia State men use late rally to defeat Northwest Missouri State

    The Emporia State mens basketball team out scored Northwest Missouri State 30-15 in the final 12 minutes to out score Northwest Missouri State 70-63 Wednesday night.

  • Emporia State women roll to 96-54 win over Northwest Missouri State

    The Emporia State womens basketball team rolled to a 96-54 win over Northwest Missouri State Wednesday.

  • Emporia State basketball teams welcome Northwest Missouri State to White

    The Emporia State basketball teams host Northwest Missouri State in an MIAA doubleheader Wednesday night.

  • Emporia High bowlers open 2016 season

    The Emporia High bowling teams opened 2016 at Topeka Hayden Tuesday. Using the Baker format the girls finished in 3rd place and the boys finished in 4th place. The next tournament will be the Topeka West Invitational next Thursday.

  • Emporia High boys swim and dive team 7th at Topeka West

    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team finished in 7th place out of 14 teams at the Topeka West Invitational Tuesday. The Spartans had 1 new state qualifier, the 400 free relay team of Colton Cain, Wyatt Mattis, Brady Brooks and Kostin Mercer. The Best finish belonged to diver Collin Hopkins

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  • Emporia High wrestlers defeat Paola and DeSoto

    The Emporia High wrestling team picked up two duel wins Tuesday, defeating DeSoto 57-12 and Paola 54-24.

  • Emporia High basketball teams split with Topeka Seaman

    The Emporia High girls rallied in the second half for a 50-41 win over Topeka Seaman. In the boys game Seaman out scored the Spartans 56-44.