• Chiefs return to practice in Kansas City

    The Kansas City Chiefs were back at work Tuesday in Kansas City as they prepare for their 3rd preseason game to be played Saturday at Chicago.
  • MLB sets 2016 post season schedule

    Major League baseball released its postseason schedule Tuesday. The postseason will open with the American League wild-card game on Tuesday, Oct. 4, followed by the National League wild-card game the next day.
  • Kansas City Royals begin East Coast road trip

    After taking Monday off the Kansas City Royals are back in action Tuesday when they begin a 3 game series with the Miami Marlins. Yordano Ventura will be the starting pitcher for the Royals who have won their last 8 games.
  • Emporia State football host Monday Night football practice

    Emporia States football team held a Monday Night party. Giving Emporia State Students a chance to call and run plays during the practice.
  • Emporia High girls golf tuning up for season

    11 golfers are now a part of the Emporia High girls golf team, which Coach Rick Eckert is excited about.
  • Chiefs take Hali off of PUP list

    (KCChiefs) One of the best pass rushers in Kansas City Chiefs franchise history, linebacker Tamba Hali, is coming off the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list and will begin practicing with his teammates this week on a limited basis. It’s a sign that things are moving in the right direction

  • Emporia State football 10 days away from kickoff

    The 24th ranked Emporia State football team is 10 days away from kicking off their season. Monday night they will hold a special, Monday Night football party, practice. Emporia State students will get a chance to be involved. The Practice will begin close to 8pm following the block
  • Royals win 8th in a row

    The Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to 8 in a row with a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins Sunday.
  • USA adds 3 Golds on last day of Olympics

    The USA picked up 5 more medals on the final day of the Rio Olympics, including 3 Golds. The Mens basketball team out scored Serbia 96-66 to win the Gold medal. Claressa Shields won a gold medal in boxing and Kyle Snyder earned a gold medal in
  • Harvick wins at Bristol

    (ABCSports) Kevin Harvick triumphed Sunday at Bristol Motor Speedway on what was a rainy weekend.
    He was victorious in the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race, which began Saturday night but was halted due to rain. He led for 128 laps. It's Harvick's second Sprint Cup win of the season.
  • Royals shutout Twins 10-0

    The Kansas City Royals shutout the Minnesota Twins 10-0 Saturday, extending their winning streak to 7 in a row.
  • Chiefs lose to Rams 21-20

    For the second week in a row the Kansas City Chiefs could not hang onto a 4th quarter lead, losing to the Los Angeles Rams 21-20 Saturday.
  • Emporia High football holds scrimage

    The Emporia High football team held their first scrimmage of training camp Saturday.
  • Emporia State football to hold Media day

    The Emporia State football team will hold its media day Sunday. After that they will hold a practice beginning at 7pm.
  • USA adds 5 golds on next to last day of Olympics

    The United States picked up 11 more medals, including 5 golds on Saturday.
  • NASCAR Sprint Cup race a Bristol posponed

    Saturdays scheduled NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol was postponed due to rain. They will try to run the race Sunday afternoon. Carl Edwards has the pole. Denny Hamlin will start 2nd and Kyle Busch 3rd. Clint
  • Kansas City Royals walk off with win over Twins

    7 hours after first pitch Eric Hosmer singled to rightfield scoring Cheslor Cuthbert and the Kansas City Royals walked off with a 5-4 win over the Minnesota Twins in 11th innings.
  • Chiefs in Los Angeles to play Rams

    The Kansas City Chiefs play their second exhibition game Saturday night. They will face the Rams in Los Angeles.
  • USA adds 3 Golds on day 14

    5 More Medals for the USA Friday, day 14, including 3 more Golds.
  • Emporia State Athletes recognized for Academics

    75 Emporia State Student Athletes have earned DII ADA Academic Achievement Awards. The Academic Achievement Award recognizes the academic accomplishments of student-athletes at the Division II level that maintain a 3.50 cumulative GPA in at least four semesters of college level work. The

  • Gordon blasts Royals past Twins

    Alex Gordon blasted a grand slam to cap a five-run fourth inning that powered the Kansas City Royals to an 8-1 win over the Minnesota Twins Thursday night.
  • Linebackers leading Emporia State defense

    In 2015 the Emporia State defense ranked 6th overall in the MIAA. Their goal in 2016 is to be better. They do return two of the three players that recorded 100 or more tackles last season.
  • Large turn out for Emporia High girls tennis practice

    Emporia High girls tennis Coach Matt Irby will have a number of players to chose from to replace 4 seniors. Over 40 players are out for the tennis team.
  • Kansas City Chiefs close camp in St. Joe

    The Kansas City Chiefs wrapped up their workouts in St. Joseph, Missouri Thursday.
  • Emporia State soccer 9th in MIAA preseason poll

    The Emporia State womens soccer team has been selected to finish 9th in the MIAA coaches preseason poll.
    Central Missouri is the top pick followed by Central Oklahoma, they were the only teams to receive first place votes. Northeastern State is ranked 3rd then its Fort Hays
  • Royals rally for 4-1 win over Tigers

    Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift Kansas City Royals past the Detroit Tigers 4-1 Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
  • Quarterbacks hold the key for Emporia State

    Quarterback has always been key for the Emporia States football team. For the first time in 3 seasons the starter will not be Brent Wilson.
  • Emporia High volleyball focused on returning to state

    The Emporia High Volleyball team is hoping to pick up where they left off last season. Six seniors return from last years team that qualified for state.
  • Emporia State Cross Country team prepares for season with camp

    The Emporia State Cross Country team is holding an actual fall camp. They are camping out and holding team building activities at Camp Alexander.
  • USA adds 2 Golds on day 12 of Olympics

    Two more Gold Medals for the USA at the Rio Olympics Wednesday, day 12. Tianna Bartoletta won the long jump and Brianna Rollins had the fastest time in the 100 meter hurdles.
    The mens basketball team advanced to the semi-finals with a 105-78 win over Argentina.
  • Royals power past Tigers 6-1

    The Kansas City Royals hit 4 solo home runs on the way to a 6-1 win over the Detroit Tigers Tuesday night. Raul Mondesi hit his first career home run, Alex Gordon, Eric Hosmer and Kendrys Morales also hit home runs for the Royals.
  • Emporia State kicker Austin Morton named to Mitchell watch list

    (ESUAthletics) Emporia State kicker Austin Morton is one of 27 kickers from across NCAA FCS, D2, D3 and the NAIA to be named to the Fred Mitchell Award preseason watch list for excellence on the football field and in the community.
  • USA adds 2 Gold medals on Day 11 of Olympics

    (ABCSports) American gymnast Simone Biles won the gold medal in the women's floor routine finals Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro. This is Biles' final event in Rio, and her record-breaking fourth gold medal in the Olympic Games. The 19-year-old is now the fifth woman, and first American woman to
  • Jamaal Charles back at practice for Chiefs

    Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is back on the practice field.The Chiefs announced Tuesday morning that they were removing Charles from the PUP list and that he would begin practicing on a limited basis. Charles, who is the franchise’s all-time leading rusher, last played for
  • Emporia State baseball adds to roster

    Emporia State baseball Coach Bob Fornelli has announced the addition of 12 players for this years team. The newcomers include three infielders, two outfielders, two catchers, an infield/outfield utility player and four right-handed pitchers. The Hornets finished last season 39-19 after going

  • Emporia High boys soccer to have different look

    The Emporia High boys soccer team will have a new look this fall after graduating 8 seniors from last years team.
  • Kennedy pitches Royals past Tigers

    (espn) Ian Kennedy pitched into the seventh inning to win for the first time since June 26 as the Kansas City Royals beat Detroit 3-1 Monday night.
  • Emporia State football ranked 24th in AFCA poll

    The Emporia State football team will begin the 2016 season ranked 24th in the American Football Coaches Association poll. The Hornets are 1 of 3 MIAA teams in the top 25. The Hornets will open against the top ranked team Northwest Missouri State. Central Missouri is ranked 20th. Pittsburg
  • Emporia High Football has 75 players report for 1st day

    75 players including 12 seniors reported for the first day of practice for the Emporia High football team.
  • Emporia State volleyball begins 2016

    The Emporia State Volleyball team held 3 practices on their first day.
  • Emporia State Soccer welcomes 24 to camp

    The Emporia State soccer team welcomed 24 players to their first day of practice Monday.
  • 6 new medals, no Golds for USA on day 10 of Rio Olympics

    The United States picked up 6 more medals on day 10 of the Rio Olympics but no golds.
    In Gymnastics Lauren Hernandez took silver and Simone Biles took bronze on the balance beam.
    And in track and field Allyson Felix took silver in the 400. Clayton Murphy earned bronze
  • Emporian Named next swim coach at Nebraska Kearney

    (UNK) Former Emporian Rebecca Tidwell has been named the next Head Swim Coach at Nebraska Kearney. Tidwell a 2011 graduate of Emporia High School was a member of the swim team and qualified for state as a sophomore, junior and senior. While at Nebraska Kearney she he was twice named Academic

  • Royals defeat Twins 11-4

    (kcroyals) The Kansas City Royals' erupted with 16 hits while out scoring the Minnesota Twins 11-4 Sunday.
    Paulo Orlando led the way with four hits, including a triple and a three-run homer. He fell a double shy of the cycle.
  • Emporia State football on day 5 of training camp

    The Emporia State football team is on day 5 of training camp. One of the strengths of the Hornets offense will be the running back corps. 4 running backs with experience return.

  • High Schools and Emporia State volleyball and soccer to hold first day of fall practices

    Monday is the first day for High School Fall Sports to hold practices as they begin to prepare for the up coming seasons.
    Emporia States Volleyball and Soccer team will holding their first practices Monday.
  • USA adds 2 golds on day 9 of Rio Olympics

    The United States picked up 2 more Gold medals on day 9 of the Rio Olympics.

  • PDGA Pro World Championships crown champions

    There was a first time champion and a 4th time champion in the PDGA Pro World Championships. Ricky Wysocki of Fort Mills, South Carolina won his first ever Mens open Championship.Valarie Jenkins of Bend, Oregon earned her 4th World Championship.
  • Twins power past Royals 5-3

    The Minnesota Twins hit 3 home runs on the way to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals Saturday night.

  • Chiefs lose heartbreaker to Seattle

    The Seattle Seahawks scored on the games final play and converted a 2 point play to edge the Kansas City Chiefs 17-16 Saturday.

  • Emporia State football holds 3rd practice Saturday

    The Emporia State football team is 3 days into training camp.

  • Royals out score Twins 7-3

    (espn) Yordano Ventura has won consecutive starts for the first time in two months, Kendrys Morales homered in his return from a one-game suspension and Kansas City beat Minnesota 7-3.
  • Chiefs host Seattle in preseason opener

    The Kansas City Chiefs play their first preseason game Saturday afternoon when they host the Seattle Seahawks.
  • USA addes 4 Gold Medals on day 7

    The United States picked up 4 more Gold medals on day 7 of the Rio Olympics yesterday. Maya DiRado won the 200 backstroke. Katie Ledecky won the 800 free. Anthony Ervin won the 50 free and Michelle Carter won the shotput.
  • New leader for womens open division of PDGA Pro Worlds

    There is a new leader after 4 rounds in the womens open division in the PDGA Pro World Championships. Paige Pierce of Plano, Texas has taken over the lead. Richard Wysocki has the lead in the mens open division going into Saturdays semi-finals.
  • Emporia State football picks up pace on day 2

    Emporia States football team is two practices into their preparation for the 2016 season. 
  • Duffy tosses complete game in win over White Sox

    Danny Duffy pitched his first complete game and won his eighth straight decision, and Cheslor Cuthbert had two hits and drove in a run in Kansas City's 2-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox Thursday.
  • USA adds 5 Gold medals on day 6 of Rio Olympics

    5 more gold medals for the USA Thursday at the Rio Olympics. Simone Biles took gold in the womens gymnastics Individual All-Around competition. Aly Raisman was the silver medalist in the womens gymnastics individual all-around.
    In the swimming pool -
    Michael Phelps
  • Kansas Stars advance to semi-finals at NBC World Series

    The Kansas Stars, the team made up of former Major League baseball players, has advanced to the semi-finals of the NBC World Series in Wichita. The Stars defeated the defending champions, Seattle Studs, 10-2 Thursday. Former Kansas City Royal Jeremy Guthrie was the winning pitcher. Emporian

  • Emporia State football holds first practice of 2016 training camp

    The Emporia State football team began preparing for the 2016 season with their first practice Thursday.

  • Allen and Wysocki hold onto leads after Day 3 of PDGA Pro Worlds

    Richard Wysocki of Ft. Mills, South Carolina and Catrina Allen held onto their leads after day 3 of the PDGA Pro World Championships being played in Emporia.

  • Emporia State Volleyball 8 in MIAA poll

    Emporia States volleyball team has been selected 8th in the MIAA Coaches pre-season poll. Washburn is the top pick. Central Oklahoma and Central Missouri are tied for 2nd place.  Nebraska Kearney, Missouri Western, Northwest Missouri State and Fort Hays State are ranked ahead of the Lady

  • Royals walk off with 3-2 win in 14 innings

    Lorenzo Cain's two-out single in the 14th inning scored Christian Colon from second base giving the Kansas City Royals a 3-2 win over the Chicago White Sox Wednesday night.

  • Emporia State football to hold first practice of 2016

    The Emporia State football team will hold its first practice of training camp Thursday night.
  • 2 more Gold medals for USA on day 5 of Olympics

    The United States picked up 6 more medals Wednesday at the Rio Olympics. Two were Gold Kristin Armstrong in the womens Cycling road time trials and another swimming gold the womens 4x200 free relay.
  • KU women, KSU and WSU men play exhibition games

    The Kansas Women, Kansas State men and Wichita State mens basketball teams are playing some summer games out of the United States.
  • New mens leader after day 2 of PDGA Pro Worlds

    Day 2 of the Professional Disc Golf Association Pro World Championships is in the book. Richard Wysocki has taken the lead in the mens open division. Catrina Allen holds onto lead in womens open division.
  • White Sox rally for 7-5 win in 10 innings over Royals

    Todd Frazier hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning to lift the Chicago White Sox over Kansas City Royals 7-5 Tuesday night.
  • USA adds 4 Golds Tuesday

    Team USA added 7 medals including 4 Golds to their count on Tuesday at the Rio Olympics.

    (Photos courtesy RioOlympics/Getty Images).

  • Day one of PDGA World Championships complete

    Day 1 of the Professional Disc Golf Association World Championships is complete. 4 time defending champion Paul McBeth of Huntington Beach, Califorina has a 1 stroke lead in the mens open division. Catrina Allen has a 2 stroke lead in the womens open division.
  • Royals to open series with White Sox

    The Kansas City Royals open a 3 game series with the Chicago White Sox Tuesday night. Edison Volquez will be the starting pitcher for the Royals and Chris Sale makes the start for the White Sox. The Royals and the White Sox are tied for 3rd place in the AL Central 10 games back of first place

  • PDGA World Championships underway

    The Professional Disc Golf Association World Championships began Tuesday morning in Emporia. 416 golfers will be participating. 7 of the golfers are from Emporia. Including Eric McCabe who won the title in 2010.
  • USA adds 7 medals 2 golds on Monday at Olympics

    The United States added 7 more medals to the count including 2 gold medals yesterday at the Olympics. Ryan Murphy took gold in the 100 back stroke. Lilly King took gold in the 100 breast stroke. Both set Olympic Records.
  • Kansas City Chiefs deep at receiver

    The Kansas City Chiefs are into week two of training camp.

  • Morales grand slam carries Royals past Rays 7-1

    Kendrys Morales hit a grand Slam in the 7th inning leading the Kansas City Royals to a 7-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Sunday.
  • Chase Coble wins Emporia Mens City Golf Championship

    Chase Coble won his first Emporia Mens City golf championship Sunday.
    Coble finished the two day event, played at the Emporia Golf Course, with a 2 under 140.
    {wbty_audio audio_id="17227" audio_title="Chase Coble - Winning Mens
  • USA earns 7 medals Sunday at Olympics

    The United States picked up 7 medals Sunday at the Olympics including 2 Golds.
    Swimmer Katie Ledecky took gold in in the 400 free and set a world record.
    The mens 4 x100 relay also earned a gold medal. Michael Phelps was a part of the relay earning his 19th career
  • Emporia Jr Spartans 3rd at MAYB Nationals

    The Emporia Jr Spartans 7th grade boys basketball team finished in 3rd place at the MAYB Nationals. They out scored the All Missouri Attack 48-39 in the 3rd place game. They finished the tournament with a 7 and 1 record.

  • Former Emporia High Wrestling Coach to enter KWCA Hall of Fame

    Former Emporia High wrestling Coach Dennis Charbonneau has been selected for induction into the Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association hall of fame. Charbonneau was the head wrestling coach at Emporia High for 5 years, 2009-2014, and led the Spartans to a State title in 2010. 

  • Olpe High Boys track coach 2A Coach of Year

    Olpe boys track coach Eric True has been named the 2016 2A boys track and field coach of the year by the Kansas Coaches Association. The Olpe boys were the 2A state champions at this springs state track and field meet.
  • Royals rally for 4-2 win over Rays

    The Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Saturday night.
  • Two tied for 1st at Emporia Mens City Golf Championship

    There is a two way tie for first place in the Emporia City mens golf tournament. Chris Vahsholtz and Chase Coble both shot 71s for their first round at the Emporia Golf course. Defending champion Chad Buchholz is 1 stroke back.
    Tom Robke has the lead in the first flight with a
  • Emporia JR Spartans to play for 3rd place at MAYB Nationals

    The Emporia JR Spartans, 7th grade boys basketball team, will be playing for 3rd place at the M-A-Y-B National tournament Sunday. The Junior Spartans were out scored by the Missouri Machine 71-65 in the
  • 8 Inducted into Pro Football Hall of fame

    Eight new members were inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame Saturday: Eddie DeBartolo Jr., Tony Dungy, Brett Favre, Kevin Greene, Marvin Harrison, Orlando Pace, Ken Stabler, and Dick Stanfel.
    The Green Bay Packers will take on the Indianapolis Colts in the 2016 Hall
  • 2016 Olympics day 3

    The United State picked up 5 medals Saturday at the 2016 Olympics.
  • NASCAR at Watkins Glen Sundy

    Carl Edwards has the pole for Sundays NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen. Kyle Larsen qualified 2nd and Tony Stewart 3rd. Clint Boywer will start from the 28th spot.
  • Rays out score Royals 4-3

    Devon Travis hit his second homer of the game in the ninth inning to lift Toronto past Kansas City 4-3 Friday night.
  • KU to add Alabama football transfers

    The Kansas football team has secured its second Alabama transfer in a 24-hour span.

  • Chiefs add Folz to quarterback fold

    The Kansas City Chiefs went full contact Friday. It was also the first day in camp for quarterback Nick Foles.
  • PDGA World Championship week underway

    The Pro Disc Golf Association World Championships will hold their first event today. Its a Mix Doubles tournament. Play will begin at 9am at the Jones East Course.
  • MLB All-Stars to play in NBC World Series

    A group of former Major League baseball  players have formed a team, the Kansas Stars, that will be playing in the NBC World Series in Wichita. The group is headlined by NBC alum Roger Clemens. The roster also includes Kansas natives Adam LaRoche of Fort Scott, Nate Robertson of Wichita

  • Royals blow lead, lose to Rays 3-2

    (kcroyals) Brad Miller's three-run homer in the eighth inning led the Tampa Bay Rays to a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals Thursday afternoon. The Rays earned a split of the four-game series as they closed out the season with a 2-5 mark against the Royals.
  • Emporia State soccer camps

    Emporia State soccer Coach Bryan Sailer will be holding two camps next week. Both will begin on Monday the 8th and run thru to Thursday the 11th. One camp will be for those ages 7 to 18. It will begin at 10am and go until 3pm with a lunch. There will also be a mini camp for those ages 4
  • Royals routed by Rays 12-0

    It was a forgettable night for the Kansas City Royals, they were routed by the Tampa Bay Rays 12-0 Wednesday night.
  • Thursday day off for KC Chiefs, add QB

    (kcchiefs) Thursday is the first scheduled off day for the Kansas City Chiefs during training camp.

  • Royals edge Rays 3-2

    Salvador Perez hit a two-run home run in the seventh inning that lifted the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 win over Tampa Bay Tuesday night.
  • Emporia State 3rd and 4th in MIAA football preseason polls

    After a 11 and 3 season and two play-off wins the Emporia State football team has been selected 3rd and 4th in the MIAA Coaches and Media preseason polls released Tuesday.
  • Chiefs hold 2nd practice in pads

    The Kansas City Chiefs held their second day of practice with full pads Tuesday.
  • Duffy strikes out 16 in Royals 3-0 win over Rays

    Danny Duffy struck out a Kansas City Royals record 16 batters pitching the Royals past Tampa Bay 3-0 Monday night. Duffy took a no hitter into the 8th inning. 
  • QB leaves Emporia State football team

    One of the quarterbacks who was in the running to be the starter has left the Emporia State football team. Ty Reasnor after 3 seasons with the program has left the program.