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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Mataeo Durant has gone from being part of Duke’s rushing tandem to a lead back tied for the national lead in total touchdowns. The Blue Devils (2-1) host Kansas on Saturday…

Check out additional photos from Tuesday’s Humboldt-Iola Invitational here. HUMBOLDT — An occasional burst of wind out of the north was the only impediment to some blistering fast times on the cross country course Tuesday.…

Allen Community College’s volleyball team had its hands full Wednesday evening, with visiting Highland Community College — ranked ninth in NJCAA-Division II coming to town. Sure enough, Allen played evenly with the Scotties in the…

COLONY — Crest High celebrated Senior Night in style Tuesday. The Lady Lancers swept past visiting Oswego, winning 25-18, 25-22 and 25-10, before dispatching Altoona-Midway in straight sets, 25-15 and 25-18. “It was an exciting…

Tuesday evening featured a little — or make that a lot — of everything. Thrilling, down-to-the-wire sets? Check. A raucous crowd screaming with delight at every point? Check. And a young Iola High volleyball team…

PARSONS — A pair of Iola High newcomers took to the tennis courts for the first time Monday. Iola’s Josie Plumlee and Molly Riebel each made their debuts at a Parsons Invitational Junior Varsity Tournament.…

ARMA — Yates Center High’s volleyball team picked up a hard-earned split Tuesday. The Wildcats went 1-1 in matches hosted by Northeast-Arma. Yates Center fell, 25-23 and 25-20 to host Northeast before thumping Chetopa, 25-12…

CLEVELAND (AP) — Yu Chang hit a bases-loaded triple off left fielder Andrew Benintendi’s glove in the first inning, leading Cal Quantrill and the Cleveland Indians to a 4-1 win over the Kansas City Royals…

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cardinals closer Giovanny Gallegos fanned pinch-hitter Pablo Reyes with the bases loaded for the final out and St. Louis won its 10th straight game, increasing its lead in the playoff chase by…

Iola Middle School’s volleyball teams had lots of wild momentum swings Monday. The Mustang eighth-grade A team fell, 3-2, to visiting Prairie View. “The girls played great during the two sets we won,” IMS head…