The Emporia High boys tennis team finished in 8th place out of 8 teams at Valley Center Saturday. In singles play Brian Madrigal placed 12th and Wyatt Cahoone 16th. In doubles play Elvis Umana and Courtland Starr finished in 15th place and Nate Scheller and Steven Jaimes finished in 16th place.
Emporia States softball team split a doubleheader with Missouri Western Saturday. The Lady Hornets won the first game 6-2 and Western won the 2nd game 6-3.
The Emporia High baseball team swept a doubleheader from Highland Park Friday. The Spartans won the first game 7-0. Kostin Mercer was the winning pitcher teaming up with Jace Stewart for the shutout. The Spartans won the second game 14-2. Hayden Baumwart had 4 hits and drove in 3 runs to lead the offense. Freshman Cade Kohlmeier was the starting pitcher and picked up his first win. The Spartans are now 6-4 for the season and will host Manhattan Tuesday.