The Madison Girls and Lebo Boys were winners on the Area Game of the Week Friday night, with Madison holding on for a 41-37 victory and Lebo winning 53-28.
High School Basketball takes center Stage Friday night. The Emporia High girls and boys play their final games before the Christmas break, They will be at Topeka High. The Lady Spartans are 2-2, the Topeka High girls are 1-3.
There is also a full schedule for Area High School basketball teams Friday. The featured games on Country 101.7 has Lebo hosting Madison.
The Kansas City Royals have signed pitcher Kris Medlen to a two-year contract with a mutual option for the 2017 season, with the hope that the Tommy John surgery recipient will be able to contribute during the second half of the upcoming year.
The number 1 ranked Emporia State womens basketball team remains undefeated after their 85-42 win over Southern Arkansas Wednesday night.
For the third week in a row the Emporia State women are ranked number 1 in the National Coaches poll. They will put that number 1 ranking on the line Wednesday at Southern Arkansas.
The Emporia State mens basketball team led from beginning to end on the way to a 87-71 win over McPherson Tuesday night.
11th ranked Wichita State rallied for a 53-52 win over Alabama Tuesday night. The Shockers trailed by 11 with under 5 minutes to play. Darius Carter gave Wichita State the lead with 11.9 seconds remaining with a dunk. Carter and Ron Baker led the Shockers with 16 and 14 points, as they won their 23rd consecutive home game.