Category Archives: High School

Sports in Kansas: What impressed us after week four of the 2021 high school football season in Kansas?

Keyan Miller of Concordia

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas w/ Chet Kuplen

Week 4 Impressions are highlighted by a number of upsets, especially in the large classes with Garden City, Olathe West and Read Story

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Kansas Kickoff Show – Week Four

Join Sean Boston, Matt Gilmore, Conor Nicholl and Chet Kuplen to breakdown high school football entering week four in Kansas. The 2021 show is powered ty SAFE, Nex-Tech Wireless, American Implement. SIK radio updates are Read Story

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Craw-Kan Team of the Week: Oswego FB gets first on-field win of ’21, sets up key game with 3-0 Yates Center

By CONOR NICHOLL

Matt Fowler had a highly successful run at Spearville, including an undefeated state championship season. Fowler came to Oswego, which was closer to family. Oswego had five total wins in the previous Read Story

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Football in Kansas: How WaKeeney-Trego has overcame injury and tragedy to encapsulate three weeks of 2021; plus state notes

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WaKeeney-Trego’s Owen Day significantly played on defense as a freshman. He recorded 74 tackles, second-most for a 5-4 team. Last year, Day helped WaKeeney open with a 66-14 win versus Chase. In Read Story

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Rainbow Communications Athlete(s) of the Month: Hiawatha FB enjoying strong start

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Paced by an experienced group, Hiawatha has won back-to-back games for the first time since 2017. Hiawatha opened with a 12-10 loss to Troy, and then defeated Perry-Lecompton (21-7) and Riverside (55-0).  Read Story

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Labette Bank Athlete(s) of the Month: Prairie View football off to another 3-0 start

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas

Coach Kyle Littrell, a Persian Gulf veteran, has preached a strong running game and physicality with Prairie View football. Those mantras have helped the program to its best Read Story

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American Implement Western Kansas Team of Week: Ashland FB ends Cheylin’s 11-game win streak in the team’s first-ever matchup

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Ashland brothers Ben and Giles Fox and Bird City-Cheylin’s Chris Walden have had mirrored paths for more than a decade.

Walden graduated from Cheylin in 2011. As a senior, he was part Read Story

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Volleyball in Kansas: Ellinwood, SM Northwest, undefeated teams, tournament winners, stat leaders mark standouts

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas w/ Chet Kuplen

Ellinwood’s Maxwell reaches 100 career wins; has Eagles among 2A contenders again

Ellinwood’s Greg Maxwell played college football at Bethany and won four KCAC conference Read Story

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Sports in Kansas: What impressed us after week three of the 2021 football season in Kansas?

Girard is 3-0 in 2021. Photo by Carolyn Eddington

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas w/ Chet Kuplen

Looking at the Week 3’s Football Impressions, including a 57-yard field goal, a 42-40 win between Read Story

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Kansas Kickoff Show: Week Three

Listen to the week three Kansas Kickoff Show – presented by Sports in Kansas & Kpreps featuring host Sean Boston along with Matt Gilmore & Chet Kuplen. The Kansas Kickoff Show is presented by American Read Story

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Nex-Tech Wireless Central Kansas AOM: From Tahiti to Pratt’s single wing: The story of Enoch Knox Walton

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Located in the Pacific Ocean, French Polynesia Tahiti is known for its island paradise landscape and travel destination. However, tourists don’t see the Tahiti where Pratt senior back Read Story

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Craw-Kan Southeast Kansas Team of the Week: Girard Football

By CONOR NICHOLL for Sports in Kansas

Girard has been a strong early season Class 3A squad in southeast Kansas. The Trojans have opened 2-0 with a 33-7 home win versus Pittsburg Colgan, and a Read Story

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