Alex Gordon hit a solo home run in the 8th inning, the 5,693rd home run hit in the Majors this season a new record, but it was not enough for the Kansas City Royals who lost to the Toronto Blue Jays 5-2 Tuesday.
The Emporia High girls tennis team finished in first place at the Washburn Rural quad Tuesday. The Lady Spartans defeated Washburn Rural, Topeka Seaman and Garden City 3 matches to 1.
The Emporia High volleyball team defeated Tongonoxie in 2 sets, 25-12, 25-14. The were defeated by Mill Valley in 2 sets, 25-10, 25-18, Tuesday night. They are now 8-8 for the season. The volleyball team will be off until next Tuesday.
The Olpe High School volleyball team defeated Hartford in three sets Tuesday night, 25-21, 25-12, 25-10. Olpe will be hosting a tournament this Saturday.