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Iola High softball players were treated to lunch at USD 257’s elementary schools Monday as part of an outreach effort for the high-schoolers. The visits started in 2019, and after a one-year hiatus because of…

Jenna Curry’s two-run double in the bottom of the fourth propelled Iola High’s junior varsity to a come-from-behind, 8-7 victory over Wellsville. The win gave the Fillies JV a split after Iola dropped the opener,…

Chalk up two more wins for the suddenly red hot Red Devils. Allen Community College’s softball team picked up its fourth and fifth wins in a row Monday, rallying late to take the opener, 8-6,…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eddie Rosario kept his bat on his shoulder. Salvador Perez held his glove still to frame the pitch. Both listened for Dan Bellino to make the call. The plate umpire…

HUMBOLDT — After three consecutive weeks of Friday night rainouts, Humboldt Speedway hit the reset button on the 2021 season.  Friday’s result? Excellent racing in near perfect weather conditions. Derrek Wilson of Chanute, led all…

The 12 & under Iola Mustangs Baseball team took first place in the May Slugfest tournament in Lenexa over the weekend. The Mustangs went 4-0 to win the title. Team members are, from left, Keegan…

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kyle Busch thought he had a third-place car Sunday. His crew chief, Ben Beshore, though it was good enough for second.  Both of them turned out to be wrong. Instead,…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of the benefits of having so few holes to fill on a roster that has reached back-to-back Super Bowls: The Kansas City Chiefs were able to use late-round draft…

A pair of dominating pitching performances by Madelynn Collins and Cynae Wiley, coupled with sparkling defensive plays and timely hitting, suddenly have Allen Community College’s softball team riding high. Collins pitched a complete game shutout,…

Clint Stoy arrived at the ballpark early Saturday, when it dawned on him. “I got up here about 9 o’clock, and I really didn’t have anything to do,” he laughed. For the first time this…