Emporia States volleyball team was swept by #12 ranked Washburn Tuesday night. They were out scored 25-18 in the first set, 25-23 in the second set and 25-17 in the third set. The Lady Hornet Volleyball team is now 8-7 for the season and 3-3 in MIAA play. They go to Fort Hays for a match on Friday.
The Kansas City Royals begin the 2015 playoff push Thursday evening, and several KVOE listeners will have chances to see the Royals in action.
Game times have been set for the Kansas City Royals first 3 Divisional series games. If they play the New York Yankees first pitch Thursday will be at 7:07. If they play Houston first pitch will be at 6:37. Fridays game will begin at 2:45 and Sundays game is set for a 3:10 first pitch.
The undefeated Emporia State football team has moved up to 18th in this weeks Division II national coaches poll. The Hornets improved to 5-0 with a 20-13 win over Lindenwood Saturday.
The Emporia State womens basketball team is ranked #1 in the D2 Bulletin preseason poll. The Lady Hornets return 4 starters off of last years final 4 team, Addie Lackey, Kathryn Flott, Kelly Moten and Kelsey Barnwell. Fort Hays State is the only other MIAA team in the top 25, they are ranked 5th. The Lady Hornets open their season November 8th at Kansas.
The 8th ranked Emporia High volleyball team will face two ranked 6A teams at Manhattan Tuesday night. The Lady Spartans will face 8th ranked Washburn Rural and 10th ranked Manhattan.
The Emporia High boys soccer team also faces another ranked team Tuesday. The Spartans play at Washburn Rural, the number 2 overall ranked team in the state.