Sports

It all leads up to this. Allen Community College’s women’s soccer team culminates the most successful season in the program’s history this week with a trip to the national tournament. The Red Devils (11-0) are…

PITTSBURG — Iola’s senior American Legion baseball team opened the 2021 season Tuesday with plenty of hits, but not much drama. The Indians split a doubleheader with Pittsburg Post No. 64, erupting for a 13-4…

Tuesday’s scores Bitty Ball Noah’s Well Service 7, Iola Pharmacy 3. Hits for Noah’s Well Service: Ruger Hall, 2 s; Jase Hamilton, 2 s; Remington Hall, 4 s; Elijah Irby, 2 s; Charlie Ensminger, 2…

PARIS (AP) — Sixth-seeded Alexander Zverev hit 15 aces on his way to the third round at the French Open. He got there by beating a familiar face. Zverev and Roman Safiullin have known each…

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns made LeBron James look away. Riding an orange wave of support in the desert, the Suns sent the four-time league MVP to the locker room early and took control…

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andrew Benintendi hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 10-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. Salvador Perez had…

WICHITA — Iola High sophomore Jesse Taylor, just a sophomore, picked his best time to run his best race of the year. Taylor, running Friday in the Class 4A State Track Meet, placed 12th in…

WICHITA — Drew Wilhite saved his best for last Saturday. The Humboldt High junior capped his 2021 track and field season by nabbing the silver medal in the 800-meter run at the Class 2A Track…

WICHITA — Marmaton Valley, Crest and Southern Coffey County were among the smallest contingents to compete Saturday in the Class 1A State Track Meet. But they sure made it count.  Each of the four athletes…

WICHITA — A brisk, cool day greeted Iola High’s athletes at the Class 4A State Track Meet, held at Wichita State University’s iconic Cessna Stadium Friday. Iola’s Jack Adams finished his high school track and…