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Kafka Signs to PSU Track & Field Video included

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"Right when I walked in I knew that's where I wanted to go. It's always been a dream for me to go to Pitt State."

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Seven Sign at Carl Junction HS Video included

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Seven CJ seniors signed to continue their athletic careers at the college level, including Jeremiah Kennedy, who will play baseball at Missouri Southern.

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Pitt State's Jewett Named MIAA Women's XC Coach of the Year

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For Jewett, the MIAA Coach of the Year honor is the 41st in his decorated career as the Gorillas men's and women's cross country and men's and women's track & field coach combined.

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MSSU's Burnham Named MIAA Men's XC Coach of the Year

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Jamie Burnham led the Lions to the conference championship this season. 

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Missouri Southern Women Win Home Opener Video included

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Destiny Cozart had a team-high 17 points, leading the Lions to a 78-60 win over Oklahoma Panhandle State Tuesday night. 

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D-I Transfer Martin Coming up Big For MSSU Men Video included

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Cam Martin (Jacksonville St.) is leading the Lions in scoring, including 49 points against Minnesota State on Saturday. 

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Carthage to Host Lebanon in Quarterfinals Friday Night Video included

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Carthage has gone 7-0 in the last three years in home playoff games.

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Young Core Leading Pitt State Early Video included

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Sophomore Maya Williams (Carthage HS) is currently leading the team in both points (12.5 ppg) and rebounds (7.5 rpg). 

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#10 NEO to Play #15 Butler in Midwest Classic Bowl in Miami Video included

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The two teams will meet at Red Robertson field in Miami on December 2nd. It's the second straight year the Norsemen will play in the Midwest Classic Bowl. 

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Gorillas Prep for Home Opener vs. Arkansas-Ft. Smith Video included

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The Gorillas are 1-1 heading into Saturday's home opener. 

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Dodd, Horak and Thomas Highlight Seven All-MIAA Selections for Pitt State

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Junior offensive lineman Ryan Dodd, sophomore all-purpose back Tucker Horak and junior defensive lineman Simanu'a Thomas were named to the first-team All-MIAA squad. 

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Six Lions Earn All-MIAA Recognition

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Offensive linemen Matt Griffin and Mike Dzierzega, along with defensive lineman Levi Marly, linebacker Akel Beard, defensive back Korenzo Credit and punter Riley Hathorn all earned honorable mention honors this season.

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#1 East Mississippi, #2 Garden City to Meet in NJCAA National Championship in Pittsburg

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Garden City is led by head coach Jeff Sims, who will take over as the head coach at Missouri Southern following the national championship game. 

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MSSU Women Prep for Home Opener

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The Lions (0-2) will host Oklahoma Panhandle State Tuesday night at 5:30. 

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NEO #10 in Final Regular Season Rankings

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NEO was #7 last week, before falling to #10 Kilgore in the conference championship. 

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Sims is Named the New Head Football Coach at MSSU

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Jeff Sims will be the 13th head football coach in Missouri Southern's program history.

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Missouri Southern Names Jeff Sims Head Football Coach Video included

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Sims comes to Southern from Garden City CC, where he led the Broncbusters to a national title in 2016, and has them playing for another championship later this month. 

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Gorillas top Missouri Southern in Regular Season Finale Video included

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QB John Roderique threw for 182 yards and a TD, and the Gorillas rushed for 299 yards as a team. 

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Galena Outlasts Marysville in 2OT to Advance to State Semifinals Video included

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Galena beat Marysville 42-36 in double-overtime Friday night to advance to earn their second semifinal appearance in team history. 

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Humboldt Tops Rossville, Advances to First Semifinal Video included

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The Humboldt Cubs are in the 2A semifinals for the first time in school history, beating Rossville 24-22 Friday night. 

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Colgan Advances to State Semi's for 3rd Straight Season Video included

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The Colgan Panthers beat Jackson Heights 34-7 on Friday night in the 1A quarterfinals. The Panthers will play in the state semifinal round for the third straight season.  More>>

Carthage Hammers Parkview, Earns 5th Straight District Title Video included

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The Carthage Tigers topped the Parkview Vikings Friday night 65-16 in the Class 5 District 6 title game. It's the fifth straight district championship for Carthage.  More>>

Lamar Advances to Quarterfinals, Claiming 11th Straight District Championship Video included

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Highlights from Lamar's 51-28 win over Versailles in the Class 2 District 4 Championship.  More>>

Webb City Wins 19th Straight District Title, Advances to Quarterfinals Video included

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Highlights from Webb City's 35-7 win over Neosho in the Class 4 District 6 championship game.  More>>

Joplin Wins District Title, Advances to State Semifinals Video included

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Isaiah Davis had 333 rushing yards and 6 touchdowns, leading the Joplin Eagles to a 49-14 win over Kirkwood Friday night in the Class 6 District 3 championship game.  More>>

St. Paul Preps for Quarterfinal vs. Hanover Video included

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St. Paul head coach Keith Wiatrak talks about his team's upcoming 8 Man-DII state quarterfinal matchup against Hanover.  More>>

Neosho Preps for District Championship at #1 Webb City Video included

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Neosho enters the night on a 5-game winning streak, while Webb City has won 26 consecutive games dating back to last season. 

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Gorillas Look to Bounce Back in Finale at Missouri Southern Video included

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The Gorillas and Lions will meet in the "Miner's Bowl" on Saturday in Joplin Pitt State has won 40 of the 50 all-time meetings between the two schools. 

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#25 MSSU to Open Season Friday

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The Lions will face #18 St. Cloud State in Mankato, Minnesota on Friday at 3 PM. 

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Three Gorillas Named All-MIAA VB

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Lauren Regier was named to the All-MIAA 2nd team, after leading the team with 343 kills. 

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Alicia Pickett (MSSU) Earns 3rd All-MIAA Honor

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Picket earned All-MIAA honorable mention honors on Thursday after leading the Lions in blocks this season. 

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Joplin to Host Kirkwood for Spot in Class 6 Semifinals Video included

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The Joplin Eagles have won eight straight games to advance to the Class 3 District 6 Championship.

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Missouri Southern to Wrap Season vs. Pitt State Video included

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The Lions will host the Gorillas in the annual Miner's Bowl Saturday afternoon. 

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NEO Wrestling #1 in National Rankings

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The Norsemen have seven wrestlers that are currently ranked in the top-8 in their respective weight classes. 

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Neosho Advances to Class 3 Quarterfinals Video included

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Yahir Ruiz scored two goals, leading Neosho by Parkview 2-1 in the Class 3 Sectional round Tuesday night. 

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Galena Preps for Quarterfinal vs. Marysville Video included

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The Galena Bulldogs (10-0) will face Marysville (8-2) in the 3A quarterfinals on Friday night.

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NEO Climbs to #7 in Nation Video included

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The Norsemen will be on the road against #10 Kilgore in the SWJCFC Championship on Saturday. 

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Pitt State Women to Debut Friday

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The Gorillas will face Northern State University from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference at 11:30 a.m. Friday. 

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PSU Men to Open Season Friday

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The Gorillas will face Wayne State College from the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference at 5 Friday evening in Warrensburg, MO.

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Norsemen Dominate Central Baptist JV in 6th Annual Toilet Paper Game Video included

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Highlights from NEO's 87-46 win over Mustangs.

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Gorilla Women Fall in Final Exhibition Against K-State Video included

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Gorillas fall to Wildcats, 65-50.

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USOC moves to shut down USA Gymnastics after Nassar scandal

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The U.S. Olympic Committee is moving to revoke USA Gymnastics' status as the governing body for the sport at the Olympic level.

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Lions Blanked in Road Finale

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Missouri Southern will wrap up the season at home next Saturday against Pittsburg State. 

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Pitt State VB Falls in Finale at #11 Washburn

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Pitt State finishes the season with an 18-13 overall record, including a 7-11 mark in the MIAA.

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Gorillas Fall to Washburn in Home Finale

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Lorenzo West had a career-high 161 receiving yards for the Gorillas, while Tyler Adkins picked up 122 on the ground. 

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#9 NEO Advances to SWJCFC Championship

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The 9th-ranked NEO Golden Norsemen beat #20 Blinn 35-21 on Saturday afternoon in the conference semifinals. 

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PSU Women Clinch Back-to-Back MIAA XC Titles

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The Gorillas had four runners in the top six, including Jordon Puvogel, who won the individual crown. 

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Missouri Southern Men Dominate at MIAA XC Championships

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Southern had five runners finish in the top-11, including Gidieon Kimutai, who finished as the MIAA individual champion. 

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Albertini Scores 9 TD, St. Paul Rolls to Quarterfinals

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The Indians have now won 9 straight games, and will play in the 8 Man-Division II quarterfinals next Friday at Hanover (10-0).

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Humboldt Moves to 10-0, Advances to 2A Quarterfinals

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The Cubs will be on the road against Rossville (8-2) in the 2A quarterfinals next week.

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Parsons Advances to State Quarterfinals for First Time Since 1976

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The Vikings will host Sabetha (10-0) next Friday with a chance to move to move on to the 3A final four. 

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Joplin Drills Lindbergh, Advances to Class 6 District 3 Title Game

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Highlights from Joplin's 56-10 win over Lindbergh Friday night. Isaiah Davis rushed for 3 touchdowns, while Zach Westmoreland added two total scores. Joplin will host Kirkwood in the district championship next week.  More>>

Webb City Wins 26th Straight, Advances to District Championship

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Highlights from Webb City's 54-7 win over Carl Junction Friday night. Webb City will face Neosho in the Class 4 District 6 Championship game next Friday.  More>>

Carthage Clinches Spot in Class 5 District 6 Title Game

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Highlights from the Tigers' 49-10 win over Republic Friday night. Carthage will try to clinch its 5th straight district title next week.  More>>

Neosho Hammers Marshfield, Sets up District Championship Showdown with Webb City

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Highlights from Neosho's 35-7 win over Marshfield. The Wildcats will face Webb City in the Class 4 District 6 Championship next Friday.  More>>

Galena Advances to 3A Quarterfinals, Topping Frontenac

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Highlights from Galena's 27-7 win over Frontenac Friday night.  More>>

Colgan Rolls Hillsboro to Advance to 1A Quarterfinals

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Highlights from Colgan's 45-20 win over Hillsboro Friday night at Pitt State.  More>>

Lamar Tops Sarcoxie, Advances to District Championship

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Highlights from Lamar's 36-6 win over Sarcoxie. The Tigers will face Versailles in the Class 2 District 4 Championship next Friday.  More>>

Pittsburg's Season Ends vs. Defending Champ Bishop Miege

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Highlights from the Dragons' 49-20 loss to Bishop Miege. Pittsburg finishes the year with an 8-2 overall record.  More>>

Miami Falls to Bristow in Finale

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Highlights from Miami's 49-30 loss to Bristow. More>>

Commerce Ends Regular Season With Shutout vs. Quapaw

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Highlights from the Tigers' 40-0 win over Quapaw. More>>

High School Football Scoreboard -- Nov. 2

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Area High School Football Scores for Friday, Nov. 2

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PSU Women Open With Exhibitions at Drake, K-State

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The Gorillas will face Drake on Saturday in Des Moines, Iowa, followed by a meeting with Kansas State in Manhattan on Monday. 

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Stahl, Nance Sign at Lamar High School Video included

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Jena Stahl and Kinley Nance will be continuing their softball careers at Neosho CC in Chanute, KS next season. 

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Levarity Leads PSU With 15 Pts in Exhibition vs. Oklahoma

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Demetrius Levarity had a team-high 15 points, while Donovan Franklin pitched in with 10 points and 7 rebounds. 

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Henry Scores 13 in Southern's Exhibition Opener at Wichita State

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Chelsey Henry scored 13 points for the Lions, while Destiny Cozart and Jordan Schoenberger each added 10. 

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Neosho Rallies to Top Webb City for District Title

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Neosho overcame a 2-0 deficit to beat Webb City 3-2 and move on to the class 3 state bracket. 

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Joplin Claims Boys Soccer District Championship

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The Eagles beat Springfield Central 3-2 to claim the Class 4 District 11 title Thursday night. They now face Lee's Summit on Tuesday in the sectional round of state. 

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Mack Signs With Coffeyville CC Volleyball Video included

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Mack has earned All-Conference and All-District honors this season. She'll be joining a Coffeyville program that is currently ranked #1 in the country. 

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Gorillas Prep for Home Finale vs. Washburn Video included

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Pitt State is looking for its third straight win against the Ichabods (4-5) in their home finale Saturday afternoon. 

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Two From Crowder Earn All-Region Soccer Honors

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Evandro Conceicao and Daniel Doherty were named to the All-Region 16 First Team in Division I Men’s Soccer.

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Freeman SEK Wrestling Luncheon at Pitt State Video included

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The Chanute Blue Comets are on top of the SEK wrestling preseason poll, and are currently ranked #2 in the state in class 4A. 

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MSSU Women's Soccer Puts 5 on All-MIAA Squad

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Senior defenders Jeannine Escobar and Maria Sturlson, midfielders Alex McCord and Julia Liberty, along with freshman forward Bailey Belcher all secured Honorable Mention recognition for the Lions as the season came to a close.

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Southern VB to Close Season at UCM, Lindenwood

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The Lions will face the Jennies on Friday and Lindenwood on Saturday. 

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#9 NEO to Host #20 Blinn in SWJCFC Semifinal

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The Norsemen are looking for revenge against Blinn after falling to the Bucs on the road back in week 6. 

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Lions Prep for Road Trip to Emporia State

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Saturday's game against the Hornets will be the final road game of the year for Missouri Southern.

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Gorilla VB to Close Regular Season at ESU, Washburn

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Pitt State is 18-11 overall and 7-9 in MIAA playing heading into the weekend. 

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Pitt State to Open With Exhibitions at Oklahoma, K-State

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The Gorillas will face the Sooners on Thursday, followed by a meeting with the Wildcats on Friday night. 

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Late Goal Puts Webb City in District Championship Video included

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Manuel Cornelio scored with 23 seconds remaining to give Webb City a 2-1 win over Carl Junction in the district semifinals. 

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Neosho Advances to District Championship, Topping McDonald County 3-1 Video included

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Highlights from the Wildcats' 3-1 win over the Mustangs. Neosho will face Webb City in the Class 3 District 12 championship Thursday night.  More>>

Joplin Upsets #1 Seed Republic, Advances to District Championship

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The Eagles needed two overtimes and penalty kicks, but got by Republic in the district semifinals Tuesday night. 

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Joplin Preps for District Semifinal vs. Lindbergh Video included

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The Eagles are coming off their first playoff win in 25 years, beating Kickapoo last week 77-13. The blowout win allowed their starters to get plenty of rest before their district semifinal showdown against Lindbergh. 

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MSSU Men Make Preseason Top-25 Video included

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The Lions will open up the season on November 9th, facing #18 St. Cloud State. 

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NEO Continues to Climb National Rankings Video included

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The Norsemen are up to #9 in the nation, and will be at home on Saturday against #20 Blinn in the SWJCFC semifinals. 

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WSOC: Lions Fall to No. 5 UCO in Regular Season Finale

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Southern kept it close with the Bronchos, but lost 2-1.  The Lions end the regular season (7-8-3, 3-6-2 MIAA).

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Oglesby (Galena), Rutledge (Riverton) Finish 1-2 at 3A XC State Championship

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Matthew Oglesby (Galena) took 1st place, while Joshua Rutledge (Riverton) finished as the state runner-up. 

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Hadley Splechter (Yates Center) Claims Back-to-Back XC State Titles

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Splechter has won back-to-back 2A state championships, and also owns the fastest time in the state in all classes this season. 

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Pitt State Falls to #6 UNK in Home Finale

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Pitt State got a match-high 19 kills from Lauren Regier, followed by Morgan Henning and Meg Auten with 9 kills apiece.

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Lions Get Blanked by UCO Video included

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Southern loses 31-0 to Central Oklahoma on Saturday.

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PSU Gets Big Road Win Over Missouri Western

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Gorillas defeat Griffons 34-13 in St. Joseph on Saturday.

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Pittsburg Tops Spring Hill, Advances to Face Bishop Miege

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Highlights from Pittsburg's 37-15 win over Spring Hill in the first round of the 4A postseason.  More>>

Lamar Opens Playoffs With 63-6 Win Over Stockton

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Highlights from Lamar's 63-6 win over Stockton Friday night. It was the first game for Lamar since suffering their first loss last week.  More>>

Joplin Hangs 77 on Kickapoo in Postseason Opener

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Highlights from Joplin's 77-13 win over Kickapoo in the first round of the district playoffs. Zach Westmoreland had 3 receiving touchdowns on the night for Joplin.  More>>

Webb City Wins 25th Straight, Beating McDonald County in Playoff Opener

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Highlights from Webb City's 55-13 win over McDonald County in the first round of the district playoffs. The Cardinals will face Carl Junction in the district semifinals next Friday.  More>>

CJ Drills Hillcrest, Sets up Meeting With Webb City

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Highlights from Carl Junction's 43-12 win over Hillcrest in the first round of the district playoffs. CJ will meet Webb City in the district semifinals next Friday.  More>>

Neosho Opens Playoffs With Blowout Over Monett

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Highlights from Neosho's 49-20 win over Monett Friday night.  More>>

Liberal Drills Jasper in District Playoff Opener

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Highlights from Liberal's 55-27 win over Jasper Friday night.  More>>

Commerce Hammers Ketchum

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Highlights from the Tigers' 66-20 win over Ketchum Friday night.  More>>

Fairland Gets by Quapaw

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Highlights from Fairland's 19-14 win over Quapaw. More>>

High School Football Scoreboard -- Oct. 25-26

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Area High School Football Scores for Oct. 25-26, 2018

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Galena Opens Playoffs With Shutout vs. Anderson County Video included

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Galena is now 9-0 overall and will face Frontenac in the 2nd round of the 3A playoffs next Friday. 

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St. Paul Wins 8th Straight, Hammering Hartford in Postseason Opener Video included

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Highlights from St. Paul's 62-14 win over Hartford in the first round of the 8-Man Division II playoffs.  More>>

Colgan Rolls in Playoff Opener Video included

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Highlights from Colgan's 68-8 win over Bluestem in the 1st round of the 1A playoffs.  More>>

VB: Carl Junction Tops Carthage for District Title

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The Bulldogs dropped the first set to Carthage 25-14, but rallied to take the final two sets to win the Class 4 District 11 title. 

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Gorillas Prep for Road Trip to Western

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The Gorillas are 6-2, and are seeking their second straight victory after claiming a 48-28 home win over the University of Central Missouri last Saturday 

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Blackney Named MSSU Softball Head Coach

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Hallie Blackney was elevated to Interim Head Coach in mid-August, but will now become the ninth head coach in the history of the program at Missouri Southern.

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VB: Lions Hit the Road to Northwest, Western

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Missouri Southern will face Northwest Missouri on Friday, followed by a meeting with Missouri Western on Saturday. 

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Lions Look for Back-to-Back wins vs. UCO Video included

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After snapping their 20-game losing streak against Northeastern State last Saturday, Missouri Southern will be at home again this weekend against Central Oklahoma. 

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PSU Volleyball to Host Final Home Matches

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The Gorillas will host senior night on Friday against Fort Hays State, before hosting their home finale against #6 UNK Saturday afternoon. 

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MSSU Women's Golf Finishes 3rd at Park

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The Lions finished up their fall schedule by finishing 3rd at the Park University Classic Tuesday. 

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Missouri Southern Holds Annual "MOSO Madness" Video included

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The event featured free food and scrimmages and autographs from both the men's and women's basketball teams. 

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Myla Turner Named KJCCC Player of the Week

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The former Pittsburg Purple Dragon has recorded double-digit digs in 29 of Highland's 33 matches, and currently leads the team with 31 aces on the season. 

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Pittsburg Preps for Playoff Opener

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The Dragons are the #4 seed in the 4A East bracket and will host #12 Spring Hill on Friday night. 

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NEO Back in Top-10 in National Rankings

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The Norsemen are #10 in the latest rankings, making them the highest ranked two-loss team in the country. 

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MSSU Sweeps MIAA XC Athlete of the Week Awards

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Nickson Kiptoo helped the Lions dominate at the University of Central Missouri Mule Run this past weekend as he won a race that saw Southern place four runners in the top five. Ashlee Kuykendall placed second, but was the top MIAA runner at the University of Central Missouri Mule Run this past weekend.

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Pitt State's Horak and Thomas Receive MIAA Honors

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Tucker Horak was named Co-Offensive Player of the Week for rushing 148 yards and two touchdowns against UCM.

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PSU Debuts at No. 9 in Regional Rankings

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Gorillas among 3 MIAA schools that made the regional rankings.

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MSSU Snaps 20-Game Skid Over NSU Video included

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Lions hold off relentless Riverhawks to win, 24-19.

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PSU Avoids a Third-Straight Loss Video included

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Gorillas get back on track and blow out the Mules, 48-28.

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Carthage Wins 5th Straight, Hammering Ozark

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Highlights from the Tigers' 56-6 win over Ozark Friday night.  More>>

Pittsburg Tops Desoto in Regular Season Finale

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Highlights from Pittsburg's 49-35 win over Desoto Friday night.  More>>

#5 Cassville Ends #1 Lamar's 57-Game Winning Streak

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With the win, Cassville claims the Big 8 title and finishes the regular season with a 9-0 record. 

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Galena Finishes Undefeated Regular Season, Claims District Championship

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With the win over Parsons, the Bulldogs have finished off their second straight undefeated regular season and claimed the 3A District 1 title. 

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#1 Webb City Wins COC Title, Finishes Perfect Regular Season

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Highlights from Webb City's 55-14 win over Nixa Friday night. The Cardinals finish the regular season with a perfect 9-0 record, their second straight undefeated regular season.  More>>

St. Paul Wins 7th Straight, Clinches District Title

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Highlights from St. Paul's 46-36 win over Southern Coffey County Friday night. The Indians finish the regular season on a 7-game winning streak.  More>>

Joplin Drills Carl Junction, Ends Regular Season on 6-Game Winning Streak

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Highlights from Joplin's 49-13 win over Carl Junction Friday night. More>>

Girard Pitches Shutout vs. Osawatomie

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Highlights from Girard's 43-0 win over Osawatomie Friday night. The Trojans finish the regular season 5-3 overall.  More>>

Jayhawk-Linn Takes Down Riverton

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Highlights from Jayhawk-Linn's 26-21 win over Riverton Friday night.  More>>

High School Football Scoreboard -- Oct. 18-19

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Area High School Football Scores for games of Oct 18-19, 2018

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Wyandotte Rolls Chelsea Video included

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Highlights from Wyandotte's 54-14 win over Chelsea Thursday night. More>>

Miami Falls in District Meeting With Oologah Video included

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Highlights from Oologah's 45-21 win over Miami Thursday night. 

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Lions to Host Fort Hays, UNK This Weekend

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The Lions stand in a tie for sixth with Lindenwood and are just a half game back of Fort Hays and Emporia State who are tied for fourth in the MIAA standings.

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Two Individuals, One Team to Enter MSSU Hall of Fame Saturday

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Colin Bado (Football 2004-2007), Jessica Selby-Tallman (2005-08) and the 1978 Baseball team will all join the Missouri Southern Athletics Hall of Fame as the 2018 Induction Class.

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Galena Looks for District Title, Perfect Regular Season Video included

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The Bulldogs (7-0) will be on the road against Parsons (6-1) trying to earn the 3A District 1 title and finish off their 2nd straight undefeated regular season.

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Gorillas Prep for Homecoming Game vs. Central Missouri Video included

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The Gorillas, who bring a 5-2 record into Saturday's action are seeking to halt a two-game losing streak after opening the season 5-0.

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Rogers State Joining MIAA for 2019-2020 Season

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The Hillcats do not have a football program, but will participate in 12 sports in the MIAA. Rogers State is currently a member of the Heartland Conference. 

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VB: Gorillas Hit the Road to Southern, SBU

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The Gorillas will battle Missouri Southern State University Friday at Joplin, Mo., at 6 p.m. and then take on Southwest Baptist University Saturday at Bolivar, Mo., at 7 p.m. 

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MSSU to Host Northeastern State on HOF Weekend

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Both the Lions and the Riverhawks are 0-7 heading into Saturday's meeting. 

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Missouri HS Football Standings

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Missouri HS football standings leading into the final week of the regular season.  More>>

Kansas HS Football Standings

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Kansas high school football standings heading into week 8 of the regular season.  More>>

Oklahoma HS Football Standings (10/17)

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Oklahoma HS football standings heading into week 8.  More>>

MSSU Women Place 18th at NSU

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Kylie Carnes led the Lions with a two-day score of 161, which tied her for 43rd place. 

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PSU Inducts 43 into Chi Alpha Sigma Class

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Chi Alpha Sigma is a National College Athlete Honor Society established to recognize collegiate student-athletes who earn a varsity letter in at least one sport, while maintaining a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4.

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MSSU Volleyball Snaps Skid With Win 5-Set Win Over SBU Video included

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Janelle Brehm had a big night for Southern, posting 24 kills and 14 digs. 

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VB: Pitt State Falls to #13 UCO

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The Gorillas will try to snap a 6-match losing skid on Friday at Missouri Southern. 

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Parsons Looks For Upset in Regular Season Finale vs. Undefeated Galena Video included

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The 6-1 Vikings will try to top Galena (7-0) in district play on Friday in Parsons. 

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PSU Basketball to Host Autograph Day Saturday

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The event is free to the public and a great chance to meet the Pitt State players and coaches prior to the start of the Gorillas Homecoming football game that afternoon.
 

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Alex Barnes Leads Big 12 in Rushing

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The former Pittsburg High School running back has 788 yards and 9 touchdowns in 7 games for the Kansas State Wildcats. 

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NEO Climbs Two Spots in National Rankings Video included

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The Norsemen are 5-2 overall after beating Tyler 40-35 last Saturday. 

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MSSU Women in 18th After Day One at NSU

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Kyle Carnes shot an 81 and is tied for 50th while Maggie Moore shot an 86 and is tied for 79th. 

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The Amanda Davied Era Begins at PSU

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Gorillas have first practice of the season.

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MSSU Men's Basketball Faces Adversity Early

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Lions start practice with less than 10 players on the court.

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Lion Women Get Back on the Court

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MOSO holds first practice of the year.

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Soc: Lions Get Blanked by Missouri Western Video included

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Lions drop to (7-5-2 overall, 3-3-1 MIAA).

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Coffeyville Falls to #4 Hutchinson Video included

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The Blue Dragons are now 7-1 overall, including a 5-0 mark in the Kansas Jayhawk Conference. 

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#13 NEO Gets by Tyler 40-35 Video included

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#13 NEO trailed 14-9 at halftime, but a big second half propelled them to a 40-35 win over Tyler.  More>>

#18 Gorillas Blown Out at Fort Hays State

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The Gorillas started the season 5-0, but have lost back-to-back games after Saturday's 50-21 loss to the Tigers. 

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Sarcoxie's Jeremy Lawyer Wins FLW Tour Event on Lake of the Ozarks

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For Lawyer, it's his first win on Lake of the Ozarks after 10 prior top-10 finishes. 

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Former Pittsburg High RB Alex Barnes Goes Off for 4 TD vs. Oklahoma State

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The former Purple Dragon has now ran for 431 yards and 7 touchdowns the last two weeks. On the season, Barnes has 788 rushing yards for the Wildcats and 9 touchdowns.

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Lions Drop to 0-7 at Washburn

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Missouri Southern was able to force four turnovers on the road against the Ichabods, but lost the game 63-7. 

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VB: Gorillas Fall in Four Sets to #16 UCM

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Pitt State had two players in double figure kills. Marissa Bates and Lauren Regier each had 14 on the afternoon. 

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XC: Lions Place High at Fort Hays Tiger Open

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Freshman Gidieon Kimutai captured the men's individual title Saturday.

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Carl Junction Rolls Branson

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It was a 7-7 tie at halftime, but the Bulldogs rolled to a 28-7 win in the second half.  More>>

Lamar Takes "Silver Tiger" Game vs. Nevada

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Highlights from #1 Lamar's 43-6 win over Nevada. The Tigers are now 8-0, with a Big 8 showdown against Cassville (8-0) coming up next week in their regular season finale. 

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Fairland Tops Afton, Gets to .500

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Highlights from the Owls' 7-6 win over the Eagles.  More>>

Galena Stays Perfect With Shutout vs. Columbus

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The Bulldogs are now 7-0 this season. Kooper Lawson scored 4X Friday night for Galena. 

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Riverton Wins District Matchup at Southeast

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Highlights from the Rams' 22-8 win over Southeast Friday night.  More>>

Frontenac Bounces Back With Shutout at Baxter Springs

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Highlights from Frontenac's 33-0 win over Baxter Springs.  More>>

Colgan Hands Pleasanton First Loss

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Highlights from Colgan's 46-0 win over Pleasanton. It's the first loss of the season for the Blu-Jays, who have already clinched the TRL 11-Man league title.  More>>

Commerce Wins 4th Straight, Blowing Out Oklahoma Union

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Highlights from the Tigers' 37-6 win over Oklahoma Union.  More>>

Adrian Tops Jasper in WEMO Showdown

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Highlights from Jasper's 40-14 loss to Adrian. Adrian moves to 7-1 on the year while Jasper falls 6-2.  More>>

Quapaw Falls to Undefeated Rejoice Christian

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Highlights from Quapaw's 61-13 loss to Rejoice Christian.  More>>

High School Football Scoreboard -- Oct. 12

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Area High School Football Scores for Friday, October 12

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#1 Lamar to Host Rivalry Game vs. Nevada

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Top-ranked Lamar will try to stay undefeated Friday night, hosting the "Silver Tiger" game against Nevada. 

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Lamar Finishes 2nd in District Tournament

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Lamar beat East Newton in the semifinals, before falling to Warsaw 5-1 in the district championship.

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Calderon Scores 5X, Pittsburg Wins 5th Straight

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Randi Calderon scored 5 goals for Pittsburg against Columbus, all of them coming in the first half. 

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#18 Gorillas Look to Bounce Back at Fort Hays State

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Pitt State is coming off its first loss of the season, but the Gorillas are still 5-1 overall and tied for 1st place in the MIAA. 

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WSoccer: Southern to Open 5-game Home Stand Friday

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The Lions are looking to bounce back from losing back-to-back matches for the first time this season. 

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MSSU Voleyball Heads to UNK, Fort Hays

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The Lions will face the 3rd-ranked Lopers on Friday, followed by a matchup with the Tigers Saturday. 

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Missouri HS Football Standings

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Missouri high school football standings heading into week 8. More>>

Oklahoma HS Football Standings

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Oklahoma high school football standings heading into week 7. More>>

Nevada Preps for "Silver Tiger" Game at #1 Lamar

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Nevada will try to hand Lamar its first loss since 2014 when the two teams renew their rivalry Friday night. 

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John Brown May Get Shot at Return Duties for Ravens

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The former Pitt State wide receiver was a 3X 1st team All-MIAA selection as a kick returner for the Gorillas, and was the national special teams player of the year in both 2012 and 2013. 

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MSSU Preps for Road Trip to Washburn

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The Lions are aiming for their first win over the 3-3 Ichabods Saturday afternoon. 

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Pitt State VB to Host Lindenwood, UCM

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The Gorillas are 15-7 overall including 4-5 in MIAA play. They'll be at home against Lindenwood Friday and Central Missouri Saturday. 

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Kansas HS Football Standings (10/10)

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Kansas HS Football standings heading into week 7 of the season.  More>>

Pitt State Women Jump to #15 in XC National Rankings

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Pitt State has moved up 8 spots in this week's national rankings to #15. Their next meet is on October 20th at Central Missouri. 

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  • National SportsMore>>

  • Browns interim coach Williams to get shot at full-time gig

    Browns interim coach Williams to get shot at full-time gig

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    (AP Photo/Ron Schwane, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns interim coach Gregg Williams watches warm ups before an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Cleveland. Browns general manager John Dorsey says interim...(AP Photo/Ron Schwane, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Browns interim coach Gregg Williams watches warm ups before an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons in Cleveland. Browns general manager John Dorsey says interim...
    Browns interim coach Gregg Williams will get interview to be team's next full-time coach.More >>
    Browns interim coach Gregg Williams will get interview to be team's next full-time coach.More >>
  • Mexicans disappointed with NFL decision to move Chiefs-Rams

    Mexicans disappointed with NFL decision to move Chiefs-Rams

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:39 PM EST2018-11-14 21:39:29 GMT
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    (AP Photo/Christian Palma). Mexico's Azteca Stadium is seen from above in Mexico City, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The NFL has moved the Los Angeles Rams' Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles due to the poor con...(AP Photo/Christian Palma). Mexico's Azteca Stadium is seen from above in Mexico City, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. The NFL has moved the Los Angeles Rams' Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles due to the poor con...
    The NFL*s decision to move the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Rams back to Los Angeles left many Mexicans disappointed.More >>
    The NFL*s decision to move the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Rams back to Los Angeles left many Mexicans disappointed.More >>
  • Djokovic overcomes illness to progress at ATP Finals

    Djokovic overcomes illness to progress at ATP Finals

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:52 AM EST2018-11-14 15:52:25 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-11-15 01:24:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a return to Alexander Zverev of Germany during their ATP World Tour Finals men's singles tennis match at the O2 arena in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant). Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a return to Alexander Zverev of Germany during their ATP World Tour Finals men's singles tennis match at the O2 arena in London, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018.
    Novak Djokovic won his second straight match at the ATP Finals, beating Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-1 to close in on a spot in the semifinals.More >>
    Novak Djokovic won his second straight match at the ATP Finals, beating Alexander Zverev 6-4, 6-1 to close in on a spot in the semifinals.More >>
  • College BasketballMore>>

  • Rutgers coach Stringer joins 1,000 career win club

    Rutgers coach Stringer joins 1,000 career win club

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-11-14 02:38:11 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-11-14 17:23:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer directs her team during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game against Central Connecticut, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Piscataway, N.J.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer directs her team during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game against Central Connecticut, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Piscataway, N.J.
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women's basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday night.More >>
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women's basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday night.More >>
  • Bilas: College basketball players will one day be paid

    Bilas: College basketball players will one day be paid

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:29 PM EST2018-11-13 17:29:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-11-14 03:02:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) and Army's Matt Wilson (14) reach for the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) and Army's Matt Wilson (14) reach for the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    College basketball analyst Jay Bilas believes players will eventually be paid, and tells PodcastOne Sports Now that he's not sure top players will forgo a year on the big stage in college to play in the NBA's...More >>
    College basketball analyst Jay Bilas believes players will eventually be paid, and tells PodcastOne Sports Now that he's not sure top players will forgo a year on the big stage in college to play in the NBA's developmental league.More >>
  • Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

    Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

    Monday, November 12 2018 12:42 PM EST2018-11-12 17:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:53 AM EST2018-11-13 07:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) looks toward the basket while Army's Tommy Funk (3) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) looks toward the basket while Army's Tommy Funk (3) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    Duke has leapfrogged Kansas at No. 1 in the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky to set a record for most appearances at the top.More >>
    Duke has leapfrogged Kansas at No. 1 in the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky to set a record for most appearances at the top.More >>
  • College Sports NewsMore>>

  • ESPN has to scramble its traveling circus with site switch

    ESPN has to scramble its traveling circus with site switch

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 1:58 PM EST2018-11-14 18:58:48 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:23 PM EST2018-11-15 01:23:48 GMT
    ESPN's equipment trucks already were headed for Mexico when the network found out next Monday night's mega-matchup between the Chiefs and Rams was being switched to Los Angeles. And the scramble was on.More >>
    ESPN's equipment trucks already were headed for Mexico when the network found out next Monday night's mega-matchup between the Chiefs and Rams was being switched to Los Angeles. And the scramble was on.More >>
  • AP Top 25 Podcast: UCF forces its way to national prominence

    AP Top 25 Podcast: UCF forces its way to national prominence

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:48 PM EST2018-11-14 17:48:59 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-11-15 00:31:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2018, file photo, Central Florida linebacker Gabriel Luyanda, left, and linebacker Nate Evans celebrate after the team recovered a fumble during the first half of an NCAA college football game agai...(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack). FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2018, file photo, Central Florida linebacker Gabriel Luyanda, left, and linebacker Nate Evans celebrate after the team recovered a fumble during the first half of an NCAA college football game agai...
    No. 11 Central Florida has won 22 straight games and is making a run at another major bowl bid.More >>
    No. 11 Central Florida has won 22 straight games and is making a run at another major bowl bid.More >>
  • As many as 9 SEC schools could have 1st-round draft picks

    As many as 9 SEC schools could have 1st-round draft picks

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:08 PM EST2018-11-14 20:08:52 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 6:26 PM EST2018-11-14 23:26:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, LSU cornerback Greedy Williams (29) celebrates his interception with safety Grant Delpit (9) and cornerback Kristian Fulton (22) in the second half of an NCAA college football g...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, LSU cornerback Greedy Williams (29) celebrates his interception with safety Grant Delpit (9) and cornerback Kristian Fulton (22) in the second half of an NCAA college football g...
    Alabama set an SEC record with 12 players taken in the 2018 NFL draft including four in the first round, and this season as many as 9 SEC schools could have players drafted in 1st round.More >>
    Alabama set an SEC record with 12 players taken in the 2018 NFL draft including four in the first round, and this season as many as 9 SEC schools could have players drafted in 1st round.More >>

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