The New York Yankees scored 8 runs in the first inning and cruised to a 14-1 win over the Kansas City Royals Monday afternoon.
State High School boys golf tournaments will be played Tuesday. Emporia High and Burlington will be sending teams. Olpe, Hartford, Chase County, Lyndon and Osage City will have players playing in State tournaments.
The St. Louis Cardinals out scored the Kansas City Royals 6-1 Sunday to avoid being swept by the Royals.
Carl Edwards claimed his first Sprint Cup Series win of the season in Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Clint Bowyer finished in 20th place.
Juan Pablo Montoya won the Indianapolis 500 for the second time in his career on Sunday when he passed Will Power, his Team Penske teammate, in the closing laps and then beat Power to the finish line by just 0.1 seconds.
At the 27th annual NHRA Kansas Nationals held at Heartland Park in Topeka Emporian Gary Stinnett was eliminated in the 3rd round of the Super Comp division. Julian Seaman was eliminated in Sundays first round of eliminations in the Top Fuel Harley division.
The Kansas City Royals picked up their 5th straight win Saturday out scoring the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 in a game that was called in the bottom of the 6th inning due to rain.
The Emporia High girls swim team finished in 10th place at the 5-1A state meet that wrapped up Saturday.
The Emporia State track and field team wrapped up competition at the NCAA Division II outdoor track and field championship Saturday.
The 2015 KVOE Emporia High and Area High School Athletes and Coaches of the year were announced Saturday morning.