Linebacker may have been the hardest hit position by graduation for the Emporia State football team. Of the 5 defensive starters not back from last years team, 3 of them were linebackers.
Emporia native and NASCAR star driver Clint Bowyer will be part of a new racing team next year.
The Emporia High boys soccer team returns 8 starters from last years team advanced to the regional championship match.
Injuries last year maybe the blessing for this year for the Emporia State secondary. 8 players with game experience are in the mix at cornerback and safety.
The Emporia State football team begins its second week of training camp Monday.
(ESUAthletics) Emporia State baseball coach Bob Fornelli has announced the signing of 11 players to attend Emporia State and play baseball for the Hornets in 2016. They join five players inked in the early signing period last November.
The success of a football teams' offense often is determined by how well the offensive line plays. The 2015 Emporia State offensive line will have a new look with the graduation of 3 of 5 starters from last years team.