The Kansas City Royals out scored the Chicago White Sox 6-4 Thursday night. Jonny Gomes drove in 3 runs to highlight the offense.
Its week 5 of the High School football season. Emporia High will be hosting Shawnee Heights in their homecoming game.
The Emporia State soccer team hosts Northeastern State and the volleyball team travels to Missouri Southern Friday.
The 8th ranked Emporia High volleyball team rolled to 3 wins Thursday night. Defeating Maranatha Academy 25-8, 25-17. Kansas City Turner 25-8, 25-8 and Bishop Ward 25-1, 25-9. In the first set against Bishop Ward Lexie Longbine served 24 straight points. The Lady Spartans are now 19-3 for the Season. They will play in a tournament at Ottawa Saturday. Olathe Northwest the number 1 ranked team in 6A will be in their pool.
Tough Thursday night for the Emporia High boys soccer team, they were shutout by Manhattan 2-0. That ends a 4 match winning streak. They fall to 6-4 for the season. The Spartans go to Washburn Rural Tuesday.
Kansas men's basketball coach Bill Self announced Wednesday forward Dwight Coleby tore his ACL in his left knee and will miss the 2015-16 season. Coleby a Junior transfer from Mississippi will have surgery on the ACL the week of Oct. 11.
(kcchiefs.com) Sean Smith's return from a suspension came at a good time for the Kansas City Chiefs. Their top cornerback returned to the practice field Wednesday after serving his three-game suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, the same day the Chiefs announced that Phillip Gaines would miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL. Gaines had been starting along with rookie Marcus Peters while Smith was out.
It became official today, Tony Stewart has announced he will retire at the end of the 2016 racing season and Clint Bowyer will become the driver of the #14 in 2017.(Photo courtesy of NASCAR.COM)