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A mixed night for the Emporia High basketball teams in their season openers Friday night. The Lady Spartans held on for a 47-45 win over Lawrence. The Spartans were out scored by Maize 56-43.
The Emporia High wrestling team opened their season with a duel win over Shawnee Heights 40-33.
The Emporia High boys swim and dive team opened their season with a 2nd place to Derby in the 6 team Emporia Invitational.
Kansas State out scored Mississippi 61-58 Thursday night in the Big-12 SEC Challenge.
More post season awards for 3 members of the Emporia State football team. Chris Poston, Ray Ray Davis and Jarrett Stastney have been named to the Daktronics All Super Region 3 2nd team.
The Kansas City Royals have acquired outfielder Norichika Aoki from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for left-handed pitcher Will Smith.
Wichita State is investigating members of the school’s baseball team for receiving improper clothing and apparel benefits.