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Sports In Kansas: What impressed us after week one of the 2021 football season?

Frontenac shutout Columbus. (Jacob Lenard)

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Sports In Kansas’ football Impressions are back for another season. Impressions will run each weekend after a Friday night. Check out more SIK coverage on Week 1 Read Story

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Kansas Kickoff Show powered by Sports in Kansas & Kpreps

The Kansas Kickoff Show, featuring Sean Boston, Matt Gilmore, Conor Nicholl and Chet Kuplen is presented by Seatbelts Are For Everyone (SAFE), American Implement and Nex-Tech Wireless. Sports in Kansas radio coverage is presented by Read Story

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Sports in Kansas Week 1 Football: Bucklin, Spearville among those with long Week 1 streaks from 6A to 6-Man

By CONOR NICHOLL

Sports In Kansas takes a dive into Week 1 current winning and losing streaks, notably the big eight-man contest between Spearville and Bucklin. Spearville has won nine in a row in Week Read Story

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2021 Sports In Kansas: Class 4A Football Preview

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Class 4A preview. All game-by-game records and scoring offense/defense rankings from KPreps.com and Conor Nicholl research.

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2021 Sports In Kansas: Class 3A Preview

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Class 3A Preview. All game-by-game records and scoring offense/defense rankings from KPreps.com and Conor Nicholl research

Editor’s Note: In the last several weeks, SIK reporter Bethany Bowman has Read Story

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2021 Sports In Kansas: 6A Football Preview

Dylan Edwards of Derby is one of the best in Kansas. Photo: Nathan Alspaw (Derby Informer)

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Class 6A Preview. All game-by-game records and scoring offense/defense rankings from KPreps.com Read Story

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Sports in Kansas: 25 Defensive Backs to Watch for 2021

Tyson Struber is looking for a fourth straight all-state season. photo: Bethany Bowman Sports in Kansas

25 to Watch for the 2021 season

(List is not ranked or in any order)

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Football participation numbers around the state (2021)

First day of practice at Garden Plain kicked off at midnight on Monday at 12 am.

Numbers reported in from schools around the state for football participation (9th-12th grades) for the first day of fall Read Story

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Sports in Kansas: 25 Wide Receivers/Tight Ends to Watch for 2021

Casen Stallbaumer is looking for a big year for Topeka-Seaman. (photo: Laura Schwinn)

Sports in Kansas 25 WR/TEs To Watch List for 2021 –

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Cooper Hayden, QB of Pittsburg, talks w/ Chet Kuplen of Sports in Kansas

Hayden is a senior multiple sport star for the Purple Dragons (5A) that enters year three as a starting QB. He is also an all-state pick in baseball for the Purple Dragons. Presented by Mammoth Read Story

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2021 Sports In Kansas: 1A Football Preview

in Olpe is looking to repeat in 1A. (Photo: Noah Ochsner)

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Class 1A has the fewest teams of any classification, and limited middle class. However, the top-10 squads present plenty of intrigue Read Story

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Brett Sarwinski of Galena talks w/ Chet Kuplen of Sports in Kansas

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