Rainbow Communications Athlete(s) of the Month: Hiawatha FB enjoying strong start

By CONOR NICHOLL

Paced by an experienced group, Hiawatha has won back-to-back games for the first time since 2017. Hiawatha opened with a 12-10 loss to Troy, and then defeated Perry-Lecompton (21-7) and Riverside (55-0).  Read Story

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Labette Bank Athlete(s) of the Month: Prairie View football off to another 3-0 start

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas

Coach Kyle Littrell, a Persian Gulf veteran, has preached a strong running game and physicality with Prairie View football. Those mantras have helped the program to its best Read Story

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American Implement Western Kansas Team of Week: Ashland FB ends Cheylin’s 11-game win streak in the team’s first-ever matchup

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Ashland brothers Ben and Giles Fox and Bird City-Cheylin’s Chris Walden have had mirrored paths for more than a decade.

Walden graduated from Cheylin in 2011. As a senior, he was part Read Story

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Sports in Kansas: Football Statewide Offensive Stat Leaders (2021) – Updated After Week Three

Mikey Pauley of BV Northwest (6A).

Sports in Kansas has released its weekly list of football stat leaders across the state. Stats are compiled across the state of Kansas each week from coaches/athletic directors. Directions Read Story

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Volleyball in Kansas: Ellinwood, SM Northwest, undefeated teams, tournament winners, stat leaders mark standouts

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas w/ Chet Kuplen

Ellinwood’s Maxwell reaches 100 career wins; has Eagles among 2A contenders again

Ellinwood’s Greg Maxwell played college football at Bethany and won four KCAC conference Read Story

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Sports in Kansas: What impressed us after week three of the 2021 football season in Kansas?

Girard is 3-0 in 2021. Photo by Carolyn Eddington

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas w/ Chet Kuplen

Looking at the Week 3’s Football Impressions, including a 57-yard field goal, a 42-40 win between Read Story

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Kansas Kickoff Show: Week Three

Listen to the week three Kansas Kickoff Show – presented by Sports in Kansas & Kpreps featuring host Sean Boston along with Matt Gilmore & Chet Kuplen. The Kansas Kickoff Show is presented by American Read Story

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Nex-Tech Wireless Central Kansas AOM: From Tahiti to Pratt’s single wing: The story of Enoch Knox Walton

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Located in the Pacific Ocean, French Polynesia Tahiti is known for its island paradise landscape and travel destination. However, tourists don’t see the Tahiti where Pratt senior back Read Story

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Craw-Kan Southeast Kansas Team of the Week: Girard Football

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Girard has been a strong early season Class 3A squad in southeast Kansas. The Trojans have opened 2-0 with a 33-7 home win versus Pittsburg Colgan, and a Read Story

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Football in Kansas: K.C. Piper back home, 9/11 Memories, Eight-Man Parity, Underrated Position Groups and huge stat games

photo: Lexi Miles

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Football in Kansas Week 3 notes feature:

K.C. Piper wins first home game in 694 days on last play

Victoria coach Doug Oberle, a U.S. Read Story

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American Implement Team of the Week: Western Plains football returns to play

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RANSOM – Ransom-Western Plains athletic director Dana Shay stood on the Bobcats’ sideline a few minutes before the conclusion of last Friday afternoon’s contest against Cunningham. Shay, a 1976 Ransom High School Read Story

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Volleyball in Kansas: Wheatland-Grinnell, Riverton, Cheney, Smoky Valley among top early standouts

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This week’s Sports In Kansas volleyball notes highlight several teams that won tournaments and/or have undefeated records, along with several big milestones and stat leaders. Plus, Wheatland-Grinnell continues its trend of winning Read Story

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