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Register/Jocelyn SheetsAllen County Community College’s Kristiana Popejoy eyes a pitch that was called a ball during a recent home game. The Red Devil hitters are learning to be patient at the plate. They defeated Harper…

HUMBOLDT — Humboldt Speedway decided to push back its opening night of regular races.The Speedway was to open racing Saturday. Humboldt race track owners Ron and Rhenda Whitworth decided to wait a week out of…

INDEPENDENCE — Iola High senior Kent Toland cruised through his competition in the No. 1 singles division. Senior Michael Middleton went 3-1 in No. 2 singles for the Mustangs.Iola finished third in its first tennis…

Iola High senior Jazmyne Honeycutt, the Fillies’ leading scorer for the 2009-2010 basketball season, received state recognition for her efforts.Honeycutt, a 5-8 forward, was named to the Wichita Eagle’s Class 4A honorable mention squad. The…

Before the change in the weather Friday, Allen County Community College’s Red Devils were not very good hosts to Hutchinson Community College’s Blue Dragons.The Red Devils sent the Blue Dragons home with two losses in…

COFFEYVILLE — Allen County Community College’s baseball team split a doubleheader with Coffeyville Community College last Saturday.Coffeyville rolled to a 10-3 win in the opener game on its home field. The Red Ravens led 3-1…

Andra Bailey Breanna Shaw Opposing coaches fretted over how they were going to defend Andra Bailey and Breanna Shaw. They were the leading scorers for Allen County Community College’s men and women during the 2009-2010…

Basketball debates are at the forefront this time of year. It’s March Madness as the NCAA basketball tournaments get under way for a three-week run.Debates began last week as selection time drew near for both…

Register/Jocelyn SheetsOn the ping of the bat — Bretton Ater of Allen County Community College makes contact for a single in Thursday’s second game against visiting Highland Community College. The Red Devils swept the Jayhawk…

Ed Wilkerson reached a coaching milestone a week ago.When Allen County Community College’s Red Devil softball team defeated Labette Community College 2-0 in Parsons on March 9, the Red Devils handed their head coach his…