Arkansas Monticello out scored the Emporia State baseball team 18-7 eliminating the Hornets for the Central Regional tournament Sunday afternoon.
The Emporia State baseball team avoided elimination from the NCAA Central regional tournament with a 6-4 win in 12 innings over St. Cloud State Saturday.
The Kansas City Royals defeated the Chicago White Sox 2-1 Saturday. Alciede Escobar scored on a ground out in the first inning. Lorenzo Cain hit a solo Home run to give the Royals a 2-0 lead. The Royals and White Sox will play again Sunday with first pitch set for 1:10p. Coverage on KVOE 1400AM/96.9FM.
The Emporia High girls swim and dive team finished in 12th place at State and had 1 individual champion. Diver Haylee Weiss finished in 1st place and set a new school record with 449.05 points.
The Emporia State baseball team will have work their way thru the consolation bracket at the NCAA Central Regional tournament after losing to Central Missouri 6-3 Friday night.
The Kansas City Royals outscored the Chicago White Sox 4-1 Friday night.
Emporia High will be sending 19 athletes to compete in 20 events to the State High School track and field meet next weekend. The Lady Spartans finished in 2 place at Fridays regional meet and the boys finished in 5th place. Emporia High had 6 first place finishes.
NASCAR is at Charlotte, North Carolina for the Sprint Showdown Saturday night. Chase Elliott will start from the pole. Clint Bowyer will start from the 12th spot.