SHARON SPRINGS - Wallace County halfback Luke Schemm scored four touchdowns and rushed for 209 yards before collapsing on the sidelines after a successful 2-pointer against Otis-Bison. A few hours later, Schemm died in a Denver hospital.
WAMEGO - Ellinwood's girls made school history after previously capturing the runner-up state trophy. As each Eagle crossed the finish line, excitement built until the fifth runner passed the finish at Wamego Country Club.
WAMEGO - After a 20-year drought at state, the St. John Tigers made quite a first impression at the Class 2A state cross country meet. The Tigers finished fourth with 130 points, just 12 team points from the third-place trophy at Wamego Country Club.
Improbable. Impossible. But they did it. The Larned Indians' Evan Skelton scored on a quarterback keeper for a two-point conversion in overtime on Pratt's home field here Friday evening as Larned grabbed a District win to end the season for both teams. The game was played in cool, rainy weather but , surprisingly, there were not a lot of fumbles and miscues.
October 31, 2015|
BY BUDDY TABLER
Special to the Tribune
EMPORIA - The Central Plains captured the school's first state volleyball championship with a hard-fought victory over Olathe Heritage 25-17, 22-25, 25-21 in the Class 2A state championship. The Oilers finish with a 44-0 record.