• Emporia State soccer and Washburn play to 1-1 tie

    Emporia States soccer team played Washburn to a 1-1 tie Tuesday.
  • Emporia State volleyball loses in 3 sets at Washburn

    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.

  • Emporia High gymnasts 4th at Olathe South

    The Emporia High gymnastics team finished in 4th place at the Olathe South Invitational. Haylee Weiss placed 5th on the balance beam, 8th on the vault and 9th on the floor exercise. Alyssa Cox placed 6th on the
  • Emporia High tennis plays in Washburn Rural Invitational

    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

  • High School Volleyball scores 9-21-16

    In High School volleyball action, in Lyon County league play:
    Olpe defeated Marais des Cygnes Valley 25-16, 25-16.
    Olpe defeated Madison 25-19, 27-25.
    Marais des Cygnes Valley defeated Madison 26-24, 25-23.
  • Royals power past White Sox 8-3

    The Kansas City Royals scored 4 runs in the 5th inning on the way to a 8-3 win over the Chicago White Sox Monday.
  • Emporia State to face Washburn in soccer and volleyball

    The Emporia State soccer and volleyball team will play Washburn Tuesday.

  • Emporia High gymnastics team to compete at Olathe South

    The Emporia High gymnastics team goes to Olathe South for a meet Tuesday.
  • Emporia High boys soccer team shuts out Hayden 3-0

    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.

  • Emporia High girls golf 7th at Topeka West

    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

  • Houston defeats Chiefs 19-12

    The Houston Texans knocked off the Kansas City Chiefs 19-12 Sunday.
  • Royals out score White Sox 10-3

    Kendrys Morales homered for his 1,000th career hit and drove in four runs while Danny Duffy pitched effectively into the eighth inning for  the Kansas City Royals in a 10-3 win over the Chicago White Sox Sunday.
  • Emporia State soccer upsets #16 Fort Hays State

    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

  • Emporia State rolls to a 49-21 win over Missouri Southern

    The Emporia State football team scored early and often on the way to a 49-21 win over Missouri Southern Saturday afternoon.

  • Royals hand Yost win 1000

    The Kansas City Royals held on for a 3-2 win over the Chicago White Sox Saturday. The win ended a 5 game losing skid and gave manager Ned Yost his 1000th win as a manager. Dillon Gee earned the victory by
  • Chiefs to face Houston in week 2

    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 rolls over FAU

    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

  • Kansas loses at Memphis 43-7

    (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 State volleyball 0-2 at MIAA/GAC cross over

    Emporia States volleyball team closed out play in the MIAA/GAC cross over tournament Saturday with two loses. The Lady Hornets were defeated by Southwestern Oklahoma State in 5 sets. After losing the first two sets 20-25, 15-25 Emporia State won sets
  • Emporia High gymnasts 5th at Lawrence Free State

    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

  • Emporia State to host Missouri Southern

    The Emporia State Football team hosts Missouri Southern Saturday. The Hornets are 1-1 while Southern is 0-2.
  • Topeka High shuts out Emporia High football 49-0

    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.

  • Royals lose to White Sox 6-4

    The Kansas City Royals' once vaulted bullpen is springing leaks everywhere. This time it was Kelvin Herrera who was called upon to protect a two-run lead against the Chicago White Sox. Herrera promptly gave up four runs -- three on Carlos Sanchez's first homer this season -- in the eighth
  • Emporia High Saturday 9-17 schedule

    The Emporia High cross country teams and gymnastics team are scheduled to compete Saturday.

  • Emporia State Volleyball wins twice at MIAA/GAC crossover

    Emporia States Volleyball team is playing in the MIAA/GAC crossover tournament in Shawnee, Oklahoma. The Lady Hornets picked up two wins Friday. They defeated Southern Nazarene 3 sets to 1 in their first match. They defeated East Central Oklahoma 3-0. The Lady Hornets are now
  • Emporia State Soccer washed out vs Washburn

    The Emporia State soccer match with Washburn scheduled for Friday was postponed. They will play the match on Tuesday. The Lady Hornets soccer team plays at Fort Hays State on Sunday. 
  • Hartford pulls away in fourth quarter for 52-30 win over Madison.

         The Hartford Jaguars pulled away in the fourth quarter for a 52-30 victory over the Madison Bulldogs, Friday night.
  • High School football season week 3

    Its week 3 of the High School Football season. Emporia High will be on the road for the first time. They play Topeka High in Topeka at Hummer Sports Park.
  • A's complete sweep Royals

    The Oakland A's completed a 4 game sweep of the Kansas City Royals Thursday night with a 14-5 win.
  • Emporia State soccer and volleyball on Friday 9-16 schedule

    The Emporia State soccer and volleyball teams are scheduled to play Friday.

  • Emporia High volleyball sweeps Junction City and Topeka High

    The 8th ranked Emporia High volleyball team picked up two more wins Thursday night. They defeated Junction City in 2 sets, 25-16, 25-17 and Topeka High in 2 sets 25-18, 25-18. The Lady Spartans are now 12-2 for
  • Emporia High boys soccer shuts out Highland Park 6-0

    The Emporia High boys soccer team shutout Highland Park 6-0 Thursday night.
  • Emporia High girls golf team 9th at Newton

    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.

  • Emporia State cross country teams run at Hays

    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.

  • Royals shutout by A's 8-0

    The Oakland A's shutout the Kansas City Royals 8-0 Wednesday night. The Royals managed only 4 hits, 3 off of former Royal farm hand Sean Manaea.  Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura was chased after 4 1/3 innings, giving up seven hits and five runs while walking
  • Thursday Emporia High Schedule 9-15

    The Emporia High boys soccer and girls golf teams are scheduled to compete Thursday.

  • Emporia High Volleyball defeates Seaman, loses to Lawrence Free State

    The 8th ranked Emporia High volleyball team won a match and lost a match Wednesday night.
  • Chiefs release 3rd round draft pick

    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

  • A's rally past Royals 5-4

    A two run double by Pinch hitter Yonder Alonso in the eighth inning rallied Oakland past the Kansas City Royals 5-4 Tuesday night.
  • Area Volleyball scores

    In Area High School volleyball matches:
    Olpe defeated Waverly in 3 sets 21-25, 25-14, 25-17.
    Madison defeated Olpe in 3 sets 25-14, 19-25, 25-18.
    Waverly defeated Madison.
  • 4th place finish at Andover for Emporia High girls tennis

    The Emporia High girls tennis team finished in 4th place at the Andover quad. Individually the doubles team of Kathryn Kienholz and Melissa Benjamin
  • Emporia High girls golf 12th at Newton

    The Emporia High girls golf team finished in 12th place at Newton Tuesday. Individually Makayla Kusmaul had the best day for the Lady Spartans finishing in 22nd place with a 52 for the 9 hole tournament. Sara
  • Emporia High boys soccer schedule

    The Emporia High boys soccer match with Topeka Hayden on Tuesday was postponed and rescheduled for Monday, September 19th. They are scheduled to host Highland Park on Thursday.
  • A's pound Royals 16-3

    The Oakland A's teed off on the Kansas City Royals pitching staff Monday night, pounding the Royals 16-3.
  • Emporia High boys soccer, girls tennis and girls golf on Tuesday schedule

    The Emporia High boys soccer, girls tennis and girls golf teams are scheduled to compete Tuesday.
  • Chase County out scores Osage City 21-7

    In high school football action, in a game that was halted Friday and finished Monday night Chase County defeated Osage City 21-7.
  • Chiefs Rally for 33-27 win over Chargers in OT

    The Kansas City Chiefs pulled off the biggest comeback in franchise history Sunday with a 33-27 win over San Diego in overtime. The Chiefs trailed 24-3 in the 3rd quarter before putting together the come from behind charge.
  • Royals shutout White Sox 2-0

    The Kansas City Royals shutout the Chicago White Sox 2-0 Sunday. Kendrys Morales and Eric Hosmer each hit solo home runs for the Royals.
  • Emporia State soccer out scores Colorado-Colorado Springs 5-1

    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.

  • Emporia High football rallys for win over Hayden 29-28

    The Emporia High football team scored 22 points in the final 7 minutes and out scored Topeka Hayden 29-28 Saturday.
  • Ohio defeats Kansas 37-21

    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

  • Emporia High volleyball wins Southeast of Saline tournament

    The Emporia High volleyball team won all 5 matches played to win the Southeast of Saline Invitational Saturday.

  • Emporia State volleyball 4-0 in Texas

    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 High hosts Cross Country meet

    The Emporia High cross country teams hosted a meet Saturday.
  • Emporia High girls tennis 4th in Emporia tournament

    The Emporia High girls tennis team finished in 4th place out of 5 teams in the Emporia Invitational Saturday.
  • Emporia High boys soccer placed 7th at Titan Classic

    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.

  • Royals out score White Sox 6-5

    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

  • Chiefs to open season against San Diego

    The Kansas City Chiefs kick-off the 2016 season today hosting the San Diego Chargers.
  • Hamlin wins at Richmond, Chase set

    Denny Hamlin won the final race before NASCARS Sprint Cup Chase for the championship begins at Richmond Saturday. The 16-driver Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field was set. Clint Bowyer finished 22nd and will
  • Lebo responds following rain-postponement to beat Madison, 46-16.

    The Lebo Wolves responded in the second "half" of their postponed game to beat the Madison Bulldogs 46-16 Saturday night.
  • Friday night lights becomes Saturday night lights

    Weather was the big winner Friday night. Most area High School football games were either postponed or halted.
    The Emporia High - Topeka Hayden game never did get started. They will play Saturday at 5pm at Welch Stadium.
    Saturdays game will be broadcast on MIX 104.9
  • Emporia High Saturday 9-10 schedule

    The Emporia High volleyball team will be playing in the Southeast of Saline Invitational.
    The Emporia High Cross Country team will be hosting a meet. Races begin at 9am at Jones Park.
    The Emporia High girls tennis team will be
  • Emporia State volleyball defeats Cameron and St. Edwards

    Emporia States Volleyball team won both of their matches Friday in the Hampton Inn Invitational hosted by Midwestern State. The Lady Hornets defeated Cameron in 4 sets. After losing the first set 25-19, They won the second set 25-14, the 3rd set 25-13 and the 4th set 25-16. They swept St.
  • Pueblo defeats Emporia State soccer

    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.

  • White Sox out score Royals 7-2

    (espn/ap) Carlos Rodon struck out a season-high nine over six innings, Adam Eaton doubled twice and scored two runs and Chicago beat Kansas City 7-2 Friday night.
  • Emporia High football to host Hayden

    The Emporia High football team hosts Topeka Hayden Friday night as the Spartans look for their first win of the season.
  • Emporia State volleyball, soccer and cross country on Friday schedule

    The Emporia State volleyball, soccer and cross country teams are on schedule for Friday.

  • Emporia High girls tennis at Spring Hill

    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

  • Defense leads Emporia State to 34-7 win over Kearney

    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. 

  • Emporia State football team at Nebraska Kearney for week 2

    The Emporia State football team will try to bounce back from a season opening loss when they play at Nebraska Kearney Thursday night.
  • Emporia High Thursday schedule 9-8

    On Thursdays  schedule the Emporia High gymnastics team opens their season at Newton. The Emporia High girls tennis team is scheduled to play in a tournament at Spring Hill.
  • Minnesota out scores Royals 6-5

    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.

  • Emporia High volleyball team improves to 5-1

    The Emporia High volleyball team improved to 5-1 on the season with wins over Shawnee Mission Northwest and Blue Valley Southwest.

  • Royals score 7 in the 9th for 10-3 win over Twins

    Kendrys Morales hit two home runs, including a three-run blast in Kansas City's seven-run ninth inning lifting the Royals past the Minnesota Twins 10-3 Tuesday night.
  • Emporia High volleyball to host Blue Valley Southwest and Shawnee Mission Northwest

    The Emporia High volleyball team will be hosting Blue Valley Southwest and Shawnee Mission Northwest in matches Wednesday evening.
  • Emporia High boys soccer team shutout by Wichita Southeast

    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.

  • High School Volleyball scores 9-6-16

    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

  • Emporia High girls golf team 8th at Salina Central Invite

    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

  • Emporia State drops out of AFCA top 25

    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,

  • Wichita South out scores Emporia High boys soccer team in Titan Classic

    Wichita South out scored the Emporia High boys soccer team 3-1 Monday afternoon in the opening round of the Titan Classic. Austin Ulrich scored the lone goal for the Spartans, it tied the match at 1. South would score 2 goals 1:13 apart to break
  • Royals out score Twins 11-5

    The Kansas City Royals celebrated labor day with a 11-5 win over the Minnesota Twins.
  • Detroit Rallys for 6-5 win over Royals

    The Detroit Tigers out scored the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Sunday, scoring two runs in the top of the 8th. The Royals rallied with 4 runs in the 7th to take a 5-4 lead. 
  • Emporia State soccer loses to Harding 1-0

    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

  • Truex Jr wins at Darlington

    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.

  • Kansas City Chiefs complete roster

    The Kansas City Chiefs claimed linebacker Sam Barrington and offensive tackle Bryan Witzmann off waivers Sunday and made roster space for them by waiving linebacker Ramik Wilson and offensive lineman Jordan Devey. Barrington had been with the Packers and Witzmann had been with the
  • Emporia State tennis hosts Chicken Dinner Invitational

    Emporia States tennis teams hosted the 3rd annual Chicken Dinner Invitational, that included 6 other teams over the weekend. Individually for Emporia State- Oli Dixon advanced to the semi-finals of the C
  • Royals power past Tigers 5-2

    The Kansas City Royals out scored the Detroit Tigers 5-2 Saturday night.
  • Jayhawks roll over Rhode Island

    The Kansas Jayhawks kicked off the 2016 season with 55-6 win over Rhode Island Saturday night.

  • Emporia State volleyball pickes up first win for 2016

    The Emporia State volleyball team picked up their first win Saturday defeating Midwestern State in 5 sets Saturday at the Washburn Invitational .

  • Emporia High cross country teams open 2016 season at Manhattan

    The Emporia High boys cross country team finished in 5th place at the Manhattan Invitational Saturday. Wyatt Mattas  had the best finish for the boys finishing in 15th place.Ian Coleman-Hull finished 23rd, Nick Corea 31st, Caleb Hollenbeck 39th
  • Harvick starts from pole at Darlington

    Kevin Harvick will start from the poll in todays NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Darlington. Qualifying was canceled due to weather and the starting line up is set by the points standings. Clint Bowyer will start
  • Royals lose to Detroit 7-6

    The Detroit Tigers scored 2 runs in the top of the 9th to defeat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 Friday night.

  • Junction City spoils season opener for Emporia High

    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.

  • Stanford spoils season opener for K-State

    (kstatesports.com) Behind an efficient offense and stingy defense, Stanford protected its home field on Friday night as the Cardinal defeated Kansas State, 26-13. The opening loss was just Bill Snyder’s third in his 25 seasons and his first opening loss since a 2013 defeat to North Dakota
  • Emporia High cross country and girls tennis in action Saturday

    The Emporia High cross country teams will be running in a meet at Manhattan. The Emporia High girls tennis team will be playing in the Salina Central Invitational.
  • Emporia State cross country teams finish place 2nd at 1st meet

    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.

  • Emporia State soccer 0-0 tie with Ouachita Baptist

    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.

  • Emporia State volleyball swept by Drury and Mary

    The Emporia State volleyball team lost both matches played in the Washburn Invitational Friday. In their first match the Lady Hornets were swept by Drury, 25-15, 25-15, 25-23. The Lady Hornets were also swept by University of Mary 25-22, 28-26, 25-12. The Lady hornets will play Midwestern
  • Osage City uses dominant run-game to open season with 40-14 win over Northern Heights.

         The Osage City Indians used a dominant rushing attack to beat Northern Heights 40-14 Friday night. 
  • Northwest Missouri State flexs muscles with 41-14 win over Emporia State

    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.