Category Archives: Softball

American Implement Western Kansas Team of the Week: Garden City softball enjoying another big year, including 14-inning victory

Garden City High School’s Brie Manwarren winds up to make a pitch to a Great Bend batter for a strike out Thursday at Tangeman Sports Complex. (Photo credit: Brad Nadig, Garden City Telegram).

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Craw-Kan Southeast Kansas Athletes of the Week: Uniontown softball, with many freshmen and sophomores in key roles, posting strong year

Uniontown has shown a nice improvement from 2021 behind a mix of experienced seniors, freshmen and sophomores.

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Uniontown softball has enjoyed success in recent years. The Eagles have one all-time state appearance, Read Story

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Nex-Tech Wireless Central Athletes of Month: Buoyed by a walk-off grand slam and seventh inning comebacks, Canton-Galva softball shows improvement

Canton-Galva has opened 10-4 with multiple seventh-inning comebacks, including a walk-off grand slam

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On April 12, Canton-Galva/Elyria Christian softball faced nearby rival Marion. Second-year Canton-Galva coach Reann Buchanan is a Marion graduate. Read Story

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Softball in Kansas: “They dug deep and fought back” – the layers behind Udall 50, South Haven/Caldwell 46, the highest scoring HS softball game ever

On April 18, Udall softball beat South Haven/Caldwell, 50-46, in the highest scoring game in United States high school softball history.

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Udall softball is historically one of Kansas’ elite 2-1A softball teams. Read Story

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Sports in Kansas Radio Show: Softball Update 4/22

Chet Kuplen and Mike Snow talk about high school softball across the state of Kansas. Regional standings, top teams, stat leaders. Click below to listen to this weeks show.

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Softball/Track in Kansas: “There will never be another Daelyn” – How four-sport star Daelyn Winters and Burlingame girls are enjoying another big season

Burlingame senior Daelyn Winters has excelled in four sports. Her dad, Creighton, is the reigning 2-1A SIK softball coach of the years. Burlingame looks to continue the best girls’ sports school year in program annals.
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Softball/Baseball in Kansas: Looking at key results, matchups of undefeated teams, top performers, rankings

Clearwater continues to stay undefeated in 4A.

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Last week, especially Thursday, yielded key doubleheaders between teams that had not yet lost. Major results included Council Grove against Mission Valley; Hoisington-Central Plains versus Read Story

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Softball in Kansas: “They are flying out of the ballpark” – How undefeated Rossville is leading Kansas in homers

Rossville is off to a 12-0 start and has led Kansas in homers, according to publicly available data (Photo by Rossville athletics).

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Rossville finished 19-4 last season under coach John Nitsch. Rossville Read Story

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Softball/Baseball in Kansas: Looking at the top-heavy 2-1A St. Marys softball regional, SM North with big start, other top teams, players, rankings

Mission Valley’s Morgan Tomlinson has enjoyed another huge year. MV is part of the extremely loaded 2-1A St. Marys regional.

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Eskridge-Mission Valley and Burlingame are located just 22 miles apart on KS-99 Read Story

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Softball in Kansas: Looking at key early season softball results; top performers from softball, baseball

Douglass is among the softball teams with a strong early season start behind Hayleigh Waggoner and Kennedy Bergsten.

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Labette Bank Athlete of the Month: Ashley & Allie Marietta – St. Mary’s Colgan

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St. Mary’s Colgan senior twin sisters Ashley and Allie Marietta made it official last week by committing to Division I St. Louis University softball out of the Atlantic 10 Conference.

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Sports in Kansas: National Signing Day Recap

Syris Dunlap inked with FHSU out of Liberal HS on Wednesday.

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Wednesday marked National Signing Day. This year’s class featured a standout crop of linemen, Read Story

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