It came down to the if necessary game to determine the American Legion Southeast Zone tournament Champion Thursday night at Sodens Grove.
The East squad has broken training camp at Emporia State and is in Hays for Saturdays 42nd annual Shrine Bowl football game.
For the 3rd year in a row and the 4th time in the last 5 years the Emporia AAA American Legion baseball team has earned a trip to state. The Post 5 Seniors avoided elimination twice Wednesday. They began with a 11-10 win over Winfield. In the Consolation final Post 5 shutout Andover 8-0 in 5 innings.
Chase County's Cassidy Kelsheimer has earned another post-season honor, being named to the MaxPreps Small School All-American Softball team.
The Kansas City Chiefs and reigning NFL sacks leader Justin Houston have reached an agreement on a new contract Wednesday.
A New Video/scoreboard will be installed at Emporia States Welch Stadium in time for the up coming football season. (Photo by Chuck Samples)