18th ranked Washburn swept the Emporia State volleyball team Tuesday in 3 sets, 25-20, 25-20, 25-19. Josie Williams led Emporia State with 11 kills and 11 digs. The Lady Hornets are now 7-6 on the season and will play at Fort Hays State Friday.
The Emporia High girls tennis team played in the Washburn Rural Invitational Tuesday. The doubles team of Kathryn Kienholtz and Melissa Benjamin finished in 1st place at number 1 doubles. The number 2 doubles team of Kailee McGuire and Brianna Aceves finished in 8th place. Hannah Duncan at
The Emporia State soccer and volleyball team will play Washburn Tuesday.
The Emporia High boys soccer team picked up their 3rd straight shutout Monday, defeating Topeka Hayden 3-0. Hernan Zapata scored 2 goals and Wilber Landaverde added a goal. The Spartans have out scored their last 3 opponents 15-0. They are scheduled to play at Topeka High on Thursday.
The Emporia High girls golf team played in the Topeka West Invitational Monday. They finished in 7th place out of 9 teams. Sara Mitchell had the low score for Emporia High finishing in 19th place with a 94. Makayla Kusmaul finished in 41st place with a 109, Betsey Williams finished in 47th
The Emporia State soccer team upset 16th ranked Fort Hays State Sunday 1-0 in overtime. Nicole Dietrich scored the winner with less then 2 minutes to play in the first overtime. Emporia State goalie Yadira Rivera had 6 saves for the match. With the win the Lady Hornets are now 2-2-1 for the
The Emporia State football team scored early and often on the way to a 49-21 win over Missouri Southern Saturday afternoon.
The Kansas City Chiefs face the Houston Texans Sunday in a week two showdown. Kick-off is set for noon. The Chiefs elevated offensive lineman Jordan Devey from the practice squad for todays game in Houston. Kansas City needs depth along the offensive line after declaring starting guards,
Kansas State scored 21 points off of 4 turnovers in the first half on the way to a 63-7 win over Florida Atlantic Saturday. Winston Dimel ran for four first-half touchdowns, Jesse Ertz threw for another score and Dominique Heath returned a punt 75 yards for a touchdown as Kansas State put
(kuathletics) Three first half fumbles – two on its first three drives of the game – and six turnovers overall, put Kansas in an early hole it couldn't escape as the Jayhawks dropped their road opener, 43-7, to Memphis Saturday afternoon. The Tigers tallied 394 yards of offense – 205
Emporia Highs gymnastics team finished in 5th place out of 7 teams at the Lawrence Free State Invitational. Individually for Emporia High Haylee Weiss placed 4th on the vault and 5th on the balance beam. Alyssa Cox placed 12th on the floor exercise and balance beam, 20th on the uneven
It was all Topeka High Friday night as the Trojans shutout the Emporia High football team 49-0. Topeka High scored on their first possession and never looked back.
The Emporia High cross country teams and gymnastics team are scheduled to compete Saturday.
The Emporia State soccer and volleyball teams are scheduled to play Friday.
The Emporia High girls golf team finished in 9th place out of 11 teams at the Newton Invitational Thursday. Makayla Kusmaul had the best day for the Lady Spartans. She shot a 58 to finish in 17th place.
The Emporia State mens cross country team finished in 2nd place and the women in 4th place at the Sand Plum Invitational hosted by Fort Hays State Thursday. The men were led by Brian Newkirk who finished in 2nd place. The women were led by Emily Schoenfeld who finished in 3rd place.
The Emporia High boys soccer and girls golf teams are scheduled to compete Thursday.
The Kansas City Chiefs have released third-round pick KeiVarae Russell and brought back linebacker Dezman Moses on Wednesday in a surprise move just one week into the regular season. Russell, a cornerback, had been passed over by sixth-round pick D.J. White and recent acquisition Kenneth Acker
The Emporia State soccer team earned its first win of the season Sunday defeating Colorado - Colorado Springs 5-1. Tanna Benefiel, Maria Walden, Elizabeth Andersag, Jacki Martinek and Maddie Taylor each scored a goal for the Lady Hornets who are now 1-2-1. They will host Washburn on Friday.
Ohio out scored the Kansas Jayhawks 37-31 Saturday. Trailing 28-7 at halftime, Kansas football's defensive adjustments began to work, while the offense ignited in the third quarter, cutting the Ohio lead down to 10 points. Quarterback Montell Cozart threw 2 touchdown passes, both to
The Emporia High volleyball team won all 5 matches played to win the Southeast of Saline Invitational Saturday.
The Emporia State volleyball team won both matches they played in the Midwestern State hosted Hampton Inn-vitational. The Lady Hornets defeated Dallas Baptist 3 sets to 1. They also defeated Fort Lewis in 5 sets. They finished the weekend 4-0. They are now 5 and 3 for the season.
Emporia States soccer team will be out to pick up their first win of the season today when they play University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. The Lady Hornets are now 0-2-1.
Whit Merrifield drove in 2 runs with a double in the 7th inning lifting the Kansas City Royals at a 6-5 win over the Chicago White Sox Saturday. Eric Hosmer hit a 2 run home run in the 1st inning and Alex Gordon hit a solo home run in the 4th inning. With the tying run on third and one
The Emporia State soccer team lost a heart breaker to Colorado State Pueblo 1-0 in overtime Friday. Pueblo scored on a scramble in front of the net. Both teams had 3 shots on goal. The Lady Hornets are now 0-2-1. They will play Colorado- Colorado Springs Sunday.
The Emporia State volleyball, soccer and cross country teams are on schedule for Friday.
The Emporia High girls tennis team played in the Spring Hill quad with Olathe South, Blue Valley Southwest and Spring Hill Thursday. Individually Melissa Benjamin took 1st at number 2 singles. Kathryn Kienholz placed 4th at number 1 singles. In doubles play the number 2 team of Brianna Aceves
The Emporia State defense forced 4 turnovers and shut down Nebraska Kearneys running game allowing the offense to find its rhythm in a 34-7 win Thursday night.
Minnesota rallied late with two runs in the seventh, keyed by an RBI double from Miguel Sano and a go-ahead single from Eduardo Escobar, to snap a seven-game skid against Kansas City Royals with a 6-5 win Wednesday night.
The Emporia High volleyball team improved to 5-1 on the season with wins over Shawnee Mission Northwest and Blue Valley Southwest.
The Emporia High boys soccer team was shutout by Wichita Southeast 5-0 in a consolation match in the Titan Classic Tuesday. They will play Circle Saturday for 7th place.
Council Grove sweeps Northern Heights - 25-12, 25-17 and 25-17, 25-16
St. Marys sweeps Olpe - 25-20, 25-19 and 25-19, 25-15
The Emporia High girls golf team finished in 8th place out of 11 teams at the Salina Central Invitational. The Lady Spartans finished with a 212. They were led by Sara Mitchell who shot a 49. Makayla Kusmaul shot a 50, Betsey Williams a 56 and Riley Botkin a 57. Manhattan took team honors
The Emporia State football team has dropped out of the top 25 of the, AFCA, National Coaches Poll. They are receiving votes and would be ranked 32nd. Northwest Missouri State remains ranked number 1. Central Missouri is the only other MIAA team ranked at 16th. The Hornets travel to Kearney,
The Emporia State soccer team suffered their first loss of the season Sunday. They were shutout by Harding 1-0. Harding is the preseason favorite to win the Great American Conference and are the defending GAC champions. Harding out shot the Lady Hornets 5-3 on goal. Emporia State is now 0-1-1
Martin Truex Jr. won Sunday night's Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. Kevin Harvick finished 2nd after leading for 214 laps. Clint Bowyer, involved with a dust up with Aric Almirola with 18 laps left, finished in 22nd place.
The Kansas Jayhawks kicked off the 2016 season with 55-6 win over Rhode Island Saturday night.
The Emporia State volleyball team picked up their first win Saturday defeating Midwestern State in 5 sets Saturday at the Washburn Invitational .
The Detroit Tigers scored 2 runs in the top of the 9th to defeat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 Friday night.
Murphys law was in full effect Friday night for the Emporia High football team in their 47-0 loss to Junction City. The Spartans turned the ball over 8 times that led to 6 Junction City touchdowns.
A second place finish for both the Emporia State womens and mens cross country teams at the Terry Masterson Twilight Classic in Hutchinson Friday night. Emily Schoenfeld led the women with a 2nd place finish. Brian Newkirk led the men with a 7th place finish.
The Emporia State soccer team played Ouachita Baptist to a 0-0 tie in double overtime Friday. The Lady Hornets did out shoot Baptist 8-4 on goal. They will play Harding on Sunday.
After Emporia State scored on their first possession and held Northwest Missouri State to a fieldgoal in the first quarter, the number 1 ranked Bearcats would roll to a 41-14 win in the season opener for both football teams Thursday night.