The Central Kansas Catbackers golf tournament, dinner and auction - featuring Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder as the guest speaker - will be held today and this evening at The Club at StoneRidge.
It all started for John Royer while racing in high school. The Otis native raced on tracks in LaCrosse and Jetmore with a friend, and decided then and there that he wanted to be a part of NASCAR. So Royer traveled to North Carolina to attend a school to train to be part of a pit crew. "I moved to Charlotte and they trained us," Royer said. "It was actually in Mooresville. It ...
The United States Olympic swimming qualifier is one of the biggest national meets in the country.
HAYS - Perhaps the mascot of Fort Hays State University should be changed from a tiger to a crane.
LARNED - Ralph Terry lives in Larned with his wife Tanya in the house where they raised their kids.
The honors keep flowing in for Perry Ellis. Ellis, who led Wichita Heights to four straight Class 6A state basketball championships, has been named as the National High School Coaches Association senior basketball player of the year. Ellis, a 6-foot-8, 220-pound forward, played in the McDonald's All-America game in March after wrapping up a star-studded career at Heights. He was a four-time Gatorade player of the year, rewarded to the state's top player. Ellis, who ...
MANHATTAN - Single-game tickets for K-State's seven 2012 football contests at Bill Snyder Family Stadium will go on sale Wednesday, June 6, in an exclusive online sale only at www.k-statesports.com.
Ben Lister recruited distance shooter Shea Shoemaker to Barton Community College two years ago when he was an assistant coach for the Lady Cougars.
An iconic starting five of Kansas State basketball greats includes Bob Boozer, Mitch Richmond, Mike Evans, Rolando Blackman and one-year wonder Michael Beasley.
The stable of thoroughbreds for the Wichita State University track and field team have had another step to the forefront.
HAYS - Fort Hays State University junior outfielder Ryan Busboom was honored as the South Central Region Player of the Year for 2012.
Fort Hays State stranded 14 runners on base in the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association baseball tournament championship game on on Sunday, falling 7-1 to No. 5-ranked Central Missouri.
The Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association released its all-conference baseball team on Thursday. Five Fort Hays State players earned honors, led by first-team selections Ryan Busboom and Brett Macari. Nash Smith and Shawn Lewick were named to the second team and Mace Krol earned honorable mention status.
MANHATTAN - Either way you look at it, Kansas State wide receiver Chris Harper said the Wildcats came up short - be it a 42-42 tie or an actual 77-7 conquest for the Purple over the White on Saturday afternoon in the spring football game.
Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein will be calling his own plays Saturday afternoon when the Purple vs. White spring game is staged, starting at 1:10 inside Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan.
Life can take some sudden changes, as found out by former Barton Community College baseball player Federico Castagnini.
As the College World Series began on Saturday, former Barton Community College baseball catcher Mitch Slauter became the second Cougars player to compete on college baseball's biggest stage.
LARNED - Making decisions to produce a winning major league baseball team is so easy, why don't all of these general managers do it? The Brass of the Kansas City Royals made George Brett the hitting coach and VOILA! The Royals reel off a six-game winning streak. It's so easy. World Series here we come!
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Danny Hayes hit a two-run home run and Oregon State advanced to the College World Series with a 4-3 victory over Kansas State on Monday night in the finale of a best-of-3 Super Regional at Goss Field.
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Perhaps its destiny.
EUGENE, Ore. - High jumper Erik Kynard was seeking a three-peat in the men's high jump to close his Kansas State career at the NCAA track and field championship on Friday evening. In front of more than 10,000 cheering fans, Kynard and his rival over his entire collegiate career, Derek Drouin of Indiana, went to battle one last time.
Based on his past, it comes as no surprise that Alex Reed overcame injuries to come through this spring in the 400-meter dash for the Wichita State University track and field team.
MANHATTAN - The Kansas State record holder for wins and saves by a freshman, relief pitcher Jake Matthys has been named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America team, Collegiate Baseball announced Wednesday.
LARNED - Remember when you were a little kid and always had someone you looked up to, that you worshipped, that you wanted to be like? A famous ball player like Babe Ruth or Mickey Mantle or George Brett? Maybe it was George Washington, Marilyn Monroe or even Cher, though, I don't know why!
LAWRENCE - Kansas and Hawaii will meet on the gridiron for the first time since 1985 when the Warriors travel to Lawrence in 2016 as the first part of a home-and-home series, it was announced Wednesday afternoon.
MANHATTAN - For the first time in program history, all available public football season tickets have been sold as department officials announced Monday that Kansas State football fans have stepped up in record fashion for the Wildcats' 2013 eight-game home schedule.
MANHATTAN - The NCAA and ESPN have announced the Super Regional schedule for this weekend as Kansas State's best-of-three series at Oregon State will be played Saturday through Monday at Goss Stadium in Corvallis, Ore.
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