Emporia States Andrew Etheridge has been named the MIAA mens track athlete of the week. Etheridge won the 110m hurdles in provisional qualifying time of 14.19 at the ESU Spring Open. He leads the MIAA and is ranked 5th in the nation.
The Kansas Basketball Coaches Association released their All-State teams. Emporia Highs John Williams and Whitney Wilhite are 5A Honorable Mentions.
It could be a record setting day, Tuesday, for the Chase County High School Softball team. They will be playing a doubleheader at Marion looking for consecutive wins 72 and 73.
The Emporia State baseball team hosts Missouri Southern in a single 9 inning non-conference game Tuesday. The two teams are not scheduled to play each other in MIAA play. This will be a big game in the region.
Emporia High boys tennis team hosts their first varsity tournament of the season Tuesday. The Spartans will be one of 8 teams competing. Other teams includes the top 6A team Blue Valley Northwest, The number 2 ranked team in 4A Topeka Hayden and the number 2 ranked team in 3-2-1A Wichita Collegiate.
The Emporia High girls soccer team opened play in the Titan Classic with a 2-1 win over Liberal Monday. They are now 2-1 for the season.
Former Emporia High football coach Loren Martin passed away Sunday night at the age of 81. He had been battling cancer. He was the Head football Coach at Emporia High School from 1961-1963.