Emporia State senior Kathryn Flott has been named the MIAA womens basketball player of the week. She scored 31 points and grabbed 19 rebounds in a win over Southwest Baptist last week. She is one of just nine Lady Hornets with at least 900 points and 800 rebounds and now has 919 career points and 844 career rebounds.
Emporia High will be sending 7 wrestlers to State next weekend. The Spartans finished in 9th place at the Goddard regional. Jeremy Dold finished in 3rd place. Anthony Delgado finished 4th. Nilton Sandoval and Hunter Williams finished in 5th place. Isaac Williams and Drew Baker finished in 6th place. Austin Umana finished in 8th place. The 5A State wrestling tournament will be held next Friday and Saturday in Park City.
The Emporia State softball team was 1-1 on day two of the 8 State Classic in Bentonville, Arkansas. They were defeated by Harding 5-3. The Lady Hornets out scored Drury 7-2 in their second game. Katy Rae Nordman hit a grand slam in the 4th inning to power the offense. The Emporia State softball team will play Minnesota Duluth and Missouri-St. Louis today to close out the tournament.