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  • Emporia High bowlers host tournament Tuesday

    The Emporia High bowling teams will be hosting a tournament Tuesday. Competition begins at 2:30 at the Flint Hills Lanes. Monday at Topeka Zach Simmons finished in first place with a 699 series. That included a high game of 257.

    (Photo courtesy of Carol Simmons)

  • Emporia State softball swept on final day of SEOSU Regional tournament

    The Emporia State softball team was shutout twice yesterday at the Southeastern Oklahoma State Regional Tournament. Henderson State no hit Emporia State 1-0 and Arkansas Tech shutout the Lady Hornets 6-0. Emporia States softball team is 2 and 4 to start the season. They will go to Bentonville,

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  • Emporia State baseball team shuts out Colorado State Pueblo

    Emporia States baseball team shutout Colorado State Pueblo 3-0 Sunday, winning 2 of 3 games played during the weekend.
     
     
  • Emporia State basketball splits with Pittsburg State

    Pittsburg State up-set the Emporia State womens basketball team Saturday 74-66. The Hornets out scored Pittsburg State 78-66.
  • Kansas routs TCU

    The Kansas Jayhawks ended a 3 game road losing skid with a 75-56 win over TCU Saturday. Kansas scored the games first 7 points and never trailed.
  • Kansas State upsets Oklahoma

    Kansas State pulled off the up-set of the day, defeating number 1 ranked Oklahoma 80-69 Saturday.
  • Wichita State suffers 1st MVC loss at Illinois State

    (goshockers.com) The Wichita State Shockers dropped their first Missouri Valley game of the season, losing to the Illinois State Redbirds 58-53 Saturday night.

  • Emporia State baseball suffers first loss to Pueblo

    The Emporia State baseball team was out scored by Colorado State Pueblo 5-4 Saturday. Pueblo built a 4-0 lead before the Hornets tied the game with 4 runs in the 4th inning. Wade Hanna hita a 2 run home run and Dalton Wheat drove in 2 runs with a double. Pueblo scored the winning run with a

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  • Emporia State baseball suffers first loss

    The Emporia State baseball team was out scored by Colorado State Pueblo 5-4 Saturday. Pueblo built a 4-0 lead before the Hornets tied the game with 4 runs in the 4th inning. Wade Hanna hita a 2 run home run and Dalton Wheat drove in 2 runs with a double. Pueblo scored the winning run with a

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  • Emporia State Softball 1-1 on day 2 at SEOSU Regional tournamet

    Emporia States softball team was 1-1 on day two of the Southeastern Oklahoma State Regional tournament Saturday. They were defeated by Oklahoma Christian 18-3. They bounced back with a 10-2 win over
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  • Emporia State track at Husker Invite

    Emporia States Colin Coleman ran a provisional time for nationals in the 200 meter run at the Husker Invitational Saturday. He finished in 10th place in the Special 200 meter run with a time of 21.62 seconds.
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  • Emporia High wrestlers 6th at Centennial League tournament

    Emporia Highs wrestling team finished in 6th place at the Centennial League tournament Saturday. Manhattan won the team title. Individually for the Spartans Nick Kirmer at 195 pounds and Nilton
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  • Emporia High boys swim team tunes up for League at Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys swim team finished in 14th place out of 17 teams at Manhattan Saturday. It was the final tune up before next weeks Centennial League meet. Colton Cain had the best finish for the Spartans,
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  • Shawnee Heights spoils winter sports night for Emporia High

    Shawnee Heights spoiled winter sports night for Emporia High last night. Shawnee Heights handed the Lady Spartans their first Centennial League loss 47-40. Heights also won the boys game 65-58.

  • Chase County girls and Hartford boys win on AGOW.

         The Chase County girls and Hartford boys were able to build double-digit halftime leads and hold on for victories, in Cottonwood Falls, Friday night.  The Chase County girls beat Hartford 51-31 and the Hartford boys claimed a 50-41 victory.
  • Emporia State basketball teams host Pittsburg State Saturday 2-6

    Emporia State basketball teams continue their home stand Saturday when they host Pittsburg State.

  • Emporia State baseball out scores Colorado State Pueblo in season opener

    The Emporia State baseball team opened the 2016 season with a 9-5 win over #31 Colorado State Pueblo.

     

  • Emporia State softball 1-1 on day 1 SEOSU Regional tournament

    Emporia States softball team opened the 2016 season Friday with two games in the Southeastern Oklahoma State Regional tournament. They were out scored in the opener 3-1 by Henderson State. The Lady Hornets bounced back in the second game with a 12-6 win over Southeastern Oklahoma State.

  • Emporia High basketball hosts Shawnee Heights, Girls top 10 match up

    Now that the mid-season tournaments are over its back to regular season play for High School basketball teams. Emporia High hosts Shawnee Heights Friday night. The girls game will be a match up of the 9th ranked Lady Spartans and number 3 ranked
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  • Chase County hosts Hartford in Area Game of Week

    In area High School basketball Friday, the featured games on Country 101.7FM, with video on line at kvoe.com on Country 1017tv, has Hartford at Chase County.
     
  • Emporia State baseball opens with Colorado State Pueblo

    Emporia States baseball team opens their season Friday with a single game against #31 Colorado State Pueblo.
     
  • Emporia State softball opens season in Oklahoma

    The Emporia State Softball team opens their season Fridayl. They will be playing in the Southeastern Oklahoma State -regional tournament.
     
  • Emporia State soccer adds 5 to roster

    Emporia State Soccer Coach Brian Sailor has announced the signing of 5 student athletes to letters of intent.
     
  • Emporia High wrestlers lose to Gardner in Duel

    Emporia Highs wrestling team was defeated by Gardner Edgerton in a duel 48-18 Thursday.
  • Two Spartans make college choices

    Emporia High football seniors Tanner Taylor and JeMarcus Morehead held a signing party Thursday.

  • Emporia State tennis teams ranked 6th in MIAA preseason polls

    The Emporia State tennis teams are ranked 6th in both the MIAA mens and womens Coaches polls.

  • Kansas defats K-State 77-59

    Kansas State led early but it was Kansas who had the led for most of game as the Jayhawks out scored the Wildcats 77-59 in last nights Sunflower Showdown.
  • Wichita State win 12th in a row

    Wichita State took care of Southern Illinois, 76-55, Wednesday night to stretch its Missouri Valley Conference lead to four games with seven to play.
  • Emporia State women out score Mo Southern 71-61

    The Emporia State women out scored Missouri Southern 71-61 Wednesday night.

  • Emporia State men lose in OT to Missouri Southern

    It was to much Taevaunn Prince for the Emporia State mens basketball team Wednesday night. The Missouri Southern senior scored a game high 31 points and had a game high 14 rebounds to lead Southern to a 102-97 overtime win over the Hornets.

  • Emporia State football adds 23 in 2016 recruiting class

    Wednesday was a big day for College Football, it was Letter of Intent day. The first day that High School Seniors can sign with Colleges. Emporia State announced the signing of 17 High School players and the addition of 6 transfers. 7 of the players are from Kansas, 4 from Oklahoma, two each
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  • Empoira State entertains Missouri Southern

    Emporia States basketball teams are at home Wednesday. They will be hosting Missouri Southern.
     
  • Kansas hosts Kansas State in Sunflower Showdown

    Kansas and Kansas State renew their rivalry Wednesday night. The 7th ranked Jayhawks host the Wildcats.
     
  • Emporia State women ranked 16th in WBCA poll

    The Emporia State womens basketball team slipped into a tie for 16th in this weeks WBCA national poll. Fort Hays State is ranked 7th and Missouri Western 9th. Lubbock Christian is the top ranked team again this week.
  • Emporia High bowlers 2nd at Manhattan

    The Emporia High bowling teams were at Manhattan MOnday for a tournament. Both the boys and girls finished in 2nd place. Washburn Rural was 1st, Hayden 3rd and Manhattan 4th.
  • Kansas Jayhaws slip, Wichita State moves up in lastest basketball polls

    The Kansas Jayhawks have slipped to number 7 in this weeks AP mens college basketball poll. Oklahoma is the top ranked team followed by North Carolina, Villanova, Maryland and Iowa in the top 5. Iowa State is ranked 13th, West Virginia 14th and Baylor
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  • Emporia High girls slip in weekly coaches poll

    After suffering their 2nd loss of the season the Emporia High girls basketball team has slipped to number 9 in this weeks KBCA poll. 6 other area teams are also ranked in the top 10 of their classifications.

     

    Olpe girls are ranked 3rd in class 2A. Waverly girls are ranked

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  • Former Hornets drafted by Major League Football

    Two former Emporia State football players have been drafted by Major League Football. Its a Spring League that is scheduled to begin play this April.

  • Bowyer adds Visine as sponsor for 2016

    (NASCAR.COM) HScott Motorsports and Clint Bowyer have welcomed a new sponsor. VISINE will be a primary sponsor for 3 races this coming season. The team also revealed that Bowyer will continue to pilot the No. 15. 5-Hour Energy will be the primary sponsor of Bowyer's entry for 24 of next
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  • Emporia State and College Basketball

    The Emporia State basketball teams play at Central Missouri Saturday and its Big12 vs SEC crossover day.
     
  • Emporia High Wrestlers 1-4 at Olathe North

    The Emporia High wrestling team finished in 7th place at the Olathe North dual tournament. The Spartans were 1-4 in duels. They were defeated by Washburn Rural 48-18, Cameron 45-30, Leavenworth 51-22 and
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  • Kansas out scores Kentucky 90-84 in overtime

    Wayne Selden Jr. scored a career-high 33 points, carrying Kansas to a 90-84 overtime win over Kentucky Saturday.
     
  • Kansas State holds off Ole Miss 69-64

    Kansas State used a 19-2 second-half run to secure a win over Mississippi 69-64, in the third annual Big 12/SEC Challenge on Saturday afternoon. 
     
  • Emporia High girls finish 5th in Glaciers Edge Tournament

    The Emporia High girls basketball team finished in 5th place of the Glaciers Edge tournament after defeating Topeka West 58-16 Saturday.
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  • Emporia High boys lose to #3 Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys basketball team took on the number 3 ranked team in 6-A, Manhattan Saturday and it was Manhattan picking up the win 54-35. The Spartans trailed 16-12 after the first quarter and 26-20 at halftime. Manhattan took control in the 3rd quarter, leading by 11 going to the final

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  • Olpe girls and Burlingame boys win 95th annual Lyon County League Tournament.

         The Olpe Lady Eagles repeated as Lyon County League tournament champions, with a 65-41 victory over Waverly, and Burlingame captured their first tournament title since 2011, holding off Hartford 65-59.
  • Central Missouri takes two from Emporia State basketball

    Central Missouri defeated the Emporia State womens and mens basketball teams Saturday. The Lady Hornets lost 69-64 and the men were out scored 61-51.

  • Emporia High Saturday Schedule 1-30

    Saturday the Emporia High boys basketball team hosts Manhattan. Varsity is slated to tip-off around 6:45p.
     
    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team hosts a meet. Diving begins at 9am with the swim meet at Noon.
     
    The Emporia High
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  • Championship games set for Lyon County League Tournament

    Its down to the final 8 games of the 95th annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament. It will be Olpe and Waverly meeting in the girls championship game, a rematch of last years title game. Burlingame will play Hartford in the boys championship game. Burlingame in the title game for the
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  • Emporia High girls in 5th place game of 2016 Glaciers Edge

    The Emporia High girls basketball team will be playing for 5th place in the Glaciers Edge tournament after defeating Junction City 61-39 Friday.
     
  • MIAA Baseball poll released

    The MIAA released its Baseball preseason coaches Poll. Emporia State is ranked number 2 with 1 first place vote. Missouri Southern the defending MIAA regular season champion is ranked number 1 with 11 first
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  • Emporia High girls lose opening game 2016 Glaciers Edge

    It was a disappointing beginning to the Glaciers Edge tournament for the Emporia High girls basketball team as they were up-set by Hutchinson 46-45 Thursday night.
  • Lyon County League 2016 tournament day 3

    At the Lyon County League tournament in the Consolation Semi-Finals Thursday: The Hartford girls out scored Southern Coffey County 44-22. They will play Burlingame in the 5th place game Saturday. Burlingame defeated Marais des Cygnes Valley 47-38. The
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  • Emporia State softball 6th in MIAA preseason poll

    The MIAA released the 2016 preseason coaches softball poll Thursday. Central Oklahoma is in first place in the poll. They received 4 first place votes. Pittsburg State is second with 6 first place votes. Central Missouri is 3rd, Missouri Western 4th Northwest Missouri State is 5th. Emporia
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  • Emporia High Bowling boys 1st, girls 2nd in EHS Quad

    The Emporia High boys bowling team finished in 1st place and the girls in 2nd place in the Emporia quad Thursday. The Boys were led by Braden Schuler who took first place with a 731 series. Satchell Sill was 3rd with a 693 series, Hunter Guion placed 6th and Zach Simmons 7th. The Emporia High

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  • Emporia State basketball teams pick up wins over Southwest Baptist

    The #11 ranked Emporia State womens basketball team used a strong 2nd half defensive effort to defeat Southwest Baptist 78-61 Thursday. The Emporia State men would make 10 of 10 free throws down the stretch to out score Southwest Baptist 68-64 Thursday night.

  • Emporia State basketball team travel to Southwest Baptist

    The Emporia State basketball teams are on the road Thursday. They will play at Southwest Baptist. The Lady Hornets go into the game just a game back of Missouri Western in the MIAA Standings after Western lost at Pittsburg State Wednesday night 83-80. Second place Fort Hays State has the
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  • Emporia High girls hosting 2016 Glaciers Edge

    The Emporia High girls basketball team will be hosting the Glaciers Edge tournament beginning Thursday. The tournament includes 3 ranked teams. The Lady Spartans are ranked 4th in 5A. Leavenworth is ranked 3rd in 5A and Olathe South is ranked 2nd in 6A. The Lady Spartans will open against
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  • Lyon County League Tournament consolation semi-finals on Thursday

    The Lyon County League basketball tournament resumes Thursday with the Consolation Semi-Finals. Beginning at 4pm The Hartford girls play Southern Coffey County. That will be followed by the Waverly boys playing
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  • Emporia High bowlers to host Quad Thursday

    The Emporia High bowling teams will be hosting their first tournament of the season Thursday. 
     
  • Wichita State defeats Loyola for 10th straight win

    (goshockers.com) Wichita State extended their winning streak to 10 in a row with a 80-54 win over Loyola. The Shockers also improved their home court winning streak to 42-straight and have now won 23-consecutive home games over MVC opponents, which is the second-longest in school history and

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  • Emporia Highs Jonathan Quintanilla signs with Midland

    Emporia High senior Jonathan Quintanilla signed a letter of intent to compete in track and field at Midland University in Nebraska Wednesday.
     
  • Lyon County League Basketball tournament Day 2 2016

    The Number 1 seeds advanced the Championship semi-finals of the 95th annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament Tuesday night.

  • Intro to Triathlon meeting set for Sunday

    The Emporia Recreation Commission, Emporia State University and area biking experts will be leading a Introduction to Triathlon Organizational meeting on Sunday, January 31st. They will provide training tips for triathlons. The Emporia Spring Triathlon will be held April 17th. The cost is $25

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  • West Virginia defeates K-State 70-55

    (kstatesports.com)West Virginia out scored Kansas State 70-55 Tuesday night.
  • Emporia High boys swim team 7th at Topeka High

    The Emporia High boys swim team had 1 automatic state qualifier and a number of personal bests at Tuesdays Topeka High Invitational. The 200 medley relay of Kostin Mercer, Matt Finley, Colton Cain and Wyatt Mattas had an automatic qualifying time for state.

  • Emporia High bowlers 3rd and 4th at Manhattan

    The Emporia High girls bowling team finished in 3rd place and the boys in 4th place at Manhattan. Tacinda Logsdon led the girls finishing in 4th place. The boys were led by Satchell Sill who finished in 5th place.

  • Day 1 of 2016 Lyon County League Tournament

    No surprises on day 1 of the Lyon County League basketball tournament. All the higher seeds were the winners. In girls play number 2 seed Waverly defeated Southern Coffey County 74-26 and number 3 seed Madison was a 48-35 winner over Hartford. In boys
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  • Kansas loses at Iowa State, 3rd Big-12 road loss in 2016

    Iowa State rallied in the second half to defeat Kansas 85-72 Monday night. The Cyclones used an 11-0 run to overcome a 43-36 KU halftime lead and out scored the Jayhawks 49-29 in the second half.
     
  • Emporia High girls ranked 4th in latest KBCA poll

    The Emporia High girls basketball team remains ranked 4th in 5A in this weeks Coaches poll. The 9 and 1 Lady Spartans are ranked behind Shawnee Heights, Salina Central and Leavenworth. 8 other area teams are ranked in the top 10 of their class.
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  • Kansas ranked 4th in AP poll, 3rd in Coaches poll

    Kansas did slip to number 4 in this weeks AP mens college basketball poll. Oklahoma remains the top ranked team followed by North Carolina, Iowa, Kansas and Texas A&M. West Virginia is ranked 9th, Iowa State 14th, Baylor 17th and Wichita State is back in the top 25 at number 22.
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  • 95th Lyon County League Basketball tournament begins Monday

    The 95th Annual Lyon County League Basketball tournament begins today at Emporias White Auditorium. 4 games are on the schedule beginning at 4p with the Madison girls playing Hartford. That game will be followed by the Hartford boys playing Waverly. At 7pm the Waverly girls play Southern

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  • KU at Iowa State for Big Monday

    A big Monday showdown is on tap for the Kansas Jayhawks. The #3 ranked Jayhaws play at #19 Iowa State. Tip-off is set for 8pm. The game will be broadcast on KVOE 1400AM/96.9FM. Kansas is in a 4 way tie for first place with Oklahoma, Baylor and West Virginia in the Big 12. Iowa State is 1
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  • Emporia State women win, men lose at Washburn

    The Emporia State womens basketball team overcame a cold shooting night to out score Washburn 53-41 Saturday.
     
     
  • Kansas bounces back with win over Texas

    The Kansas Jayhawks overcame a slow start to defeat Texas 76-67 Saturday giving Coach Bill Self 200 wins at Allen Field house.
     
  • Kansas State defeats Oklahoma State 89-73

    Kansas State out scored Oklahoma State 89-73 Saturday to end a 2 game losing skid Saturday. The Wildcats never trailed in the game and led by 23 late in the contest.
  • Wichita State rolls over Bradley for 9th consecutive win

    Wichita State picked up its 9th straight win Saturday 88-54 over Bradley. Four Shockers scored in double figures led by Fred VanVleet with13 points. Ron Baker
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  • Emporia High boys finish in 4th place in 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team finished in 4th place at the Ralph Miller Classic that wrapped up Saturday in Chanute. The Spartans were out scored by Andover Central 66-50 in the 3rd place game.
  • The Council Grove girls and Osage City boys repeat at Flint Hills Shootout champions.

        The Council Grove girls and Osage City boys repeated ast Flint Hills Shootout champions.  The Council Grove girls held off a second-half rally to beat Chase County 40-33, and the Osage City boys rallied from a first-half deficit to beat Lyndon 59-46.
  • Emporia State at Washburn Turnpike Tussle #1 of 2016

    The Emporia State basketball teams renew their oldest rivalry they play at Washburn Saturday evening.
     
  • Emporia High girls win showdown with Manhattan

     The Emporia High girls basketball team out scored Manhattan 46-34 in a showdown of two ranked teams Friday night.

  • Emporia High boys to play for 3rd place at Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys will play for 3rd place in the Ralph Miller Classic after losing to Shawnee Mission South 67-51 in the semi-finals Friday night.
     
  • Flint Hills shoot out day 4 2016

    Its down to the final 8 games of the Flint Hills shoot out. The girls played their semi-finals Friday.
  • Emporia High wrestlers host duel tournament

    Emporia Highs wrestling team will be hosting a duel tournament Sataurday. Olathe North, ranked 5th in 6A, Derby ranked 8th in 6A, Valley Center ranked 9th in 5A, Junction City and Topeka Seaman will join the Spartans.
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  • Emporia State track and field athletes earn 4 golds at UCM Invite

    The Emporia track and field team came home with 7 first place finishes from the Central Missouri Invite Friday.
  • 4 Hornets named to Don Hansen all region team

    4 Members of the Emporia State football team have been named to the Don Hansen all region team. Quarterback Brent Wilson is the Super Region 3 offensive player of the year. He was joined on the first team by receiver Mitchell Foote while receiver Kavaski Ervin and kicker Austin Morton were

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  • Emporia High girls host Manhattan in match up of ranked teams

    The Emporia High girls basketball team hosts Manhattan Friday night. It will be a match up of two 8-1 teams. The Lady Spartans are ranked #4 in 5A. Manhattan is ranked #6 in 6A.
     
  • Emporia High boys win 1st round game of 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team advanced to the Championship semi-finals of the Ralph Miller Classic with a 56-42 win over Chanute Thursday night. 
     
  • Flint Hills Shoot out day 3 2016

    It will be Osage City playing Lyndon in the Flint Hills shoot out boys championship game Saturday.
     
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  • Lyon County League basketball results 1-21, Tournament brackets set

    Lyon County League teams wrapped up league play Thursday setting the brackets for the League Tournament.

  • Former ESU Hornet signs with Detroit

    (Mlive.com) Former Emporia State receiver Austin Willis has signed with the Detroit Lions. He is the first player signed by new GM Bob Quinn to a futures contract.
  • Emporia High boys basketball opens 2016 Ralph Miller Classic

    The Emporia High boys basketball team is scheduled to open play in the Ralph Miller Classic Thursday night, playing the host team Chanute.
  • Area High school basketball 1-20/21

    In High School Basketball action Wednesday night.
  • Flint Hills Shootout 2016 day 2

    Girls first round games of the Flint Hills shootout were played Wednesday. The boys semi-finals are scheduled for Thursday.
  • Emporia High bowlers go to Topeka

    The Emporia High bowling teams are scheduled to compete in the Topeka West invitational Thursday.
     
  • Kansas State loses in 2OT at Baylor

    It was a heart breaker for the Kansas State Wildcats losing at Baylor 79-72 in double-overtime. Baylor used a 7-1 run to start the second overtime to end the Wildcats up-set bid.  
  • Wichita State picks up 8th straight win

    Wichita State won their 8th game in a row out scoring Northern Iowa 74-55. Ron Baker led the way with 21 points. Fred VanVleet added 12 points and Markis McDuffie
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  • Kansas routed by Oklahoma State

    (kuathletics) Oklahoma State up-set number 3 ranked Kansas 86-67 Tuesday night.
     
  • Emporia High swim and dive goes to Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys swim and dive team are scheduled to go to Manhattan Wednesday for a meet.
     
  • Emporia State softball preparing for 2016

    The Emporia State softball team is preparing for their season opener on February 5th when they play in the Southeastern Oklahoma State tournament.