The Emporia High boys basketball opened the season with a 67-57 win over Newton Friday night. Newton won the girls game 48-43.
Senior Kelly Moten tied a career high scoring 31 points leading the number 1 ranked Emporia State womens basketball team to a 112-60 win over Arkansas Fort Smith Wednesday night.
26 members of the Emporia State football team have been named to the MIAA Academic honor roll. They all maintained a 3.0 gpa or better. Sophomore running back Landon Nault is a scholar athlete for his 3.97 gpa in biology.