The Emporia Senior American Legion baseball team was out scored by Ottawa 5-1 Friday night.
Emporian Megan Hilbish is competing at the NRA National Smallbore Match in Bristol, Indiana. It started with a four day prone match, the first two days being iron sights and the last two days any sights. she was the top scoring collegiate shooter in the any sight 1600 prone match, shooting 1598 out of 1600 points and 129 X's.(Photos courtesy of Bev Hilbish)
The Emporia Senior American Legion baseball team is scheduled to play a single 9 inning game at Ottawa tonight. Its the final regular season game and final tune up before next weeks Zone tournament. Post 5 will be hosting the tournament that will begin on Tuesday with Emporia playing Junction City. Wednesday the winner will play Chanute. The top 2 teams will advance to AAA State tournament.
(Big-12) After winning last year's conference title and making an appearance in the 2015 College Football Playoff semifinals, Oklahoma has been chosen as the favorite to win the 2016 Big-12 football championship by the Media. The Sooners are picked to finish ahead of TCU, which received 2 first place votes. Oklahoma State is third in the Media preseason poll. Baylor, Texas, Texas Tech and West Virginia is 7th. Kansas State is 8th, Iowa State 9th and Kansas 10th.