On her final attempt, McPherson senior Elle Barrett breaks the Class 4A state meet record in the triple jump with a new personal-best of 39 feet, 11.5 inches on May 25, 2018. It moved Barrett into No. 8 all-time in Kansas history.
KC Royals backup catcher Drew Butera hit a two-run RBI single in the 10th inning of Wednesday's 5-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium. It keyed the victory and the Royals' I-70 series win.
Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked seven shutout innings before allowing one run to the Rangers in an 8-2 win on Thursday May 24, 2018 at Globe Life Park. He worked 7 2/3 innings for the first time in 2018.
Senior outfielder RJ Lara drove in both runs in Carroll's 2-0 win against Mill Valley on Thursday while junior pitcher Brady Bockover threw a four-hit shutout. The Eagles will play City League foe Heights in the 5A state semifinals.
The Maize Eagles and Heights Falcons' starting pitchers threw a combined 16 scoreless innings with only three hits. The game went 12 innings, and Heights won 1-0 on a walk-off from junior Tanner Day in the 2018 Class 5A state tournament.
Maize and Kapaun were evenly matching coming into their Class 5A girls soccer quarterfinal Tuesday, but the Eagles got the better end of the Crusaders. Maize won 2-0 thanks to goals from Bailey Stedman and Rachel Marshall.
A brawl during a softball tournament at the Bickle-Schmidt Sports Complex in Hays, Kan. on Saturday, May 19, 2018 resulted in the arrest of Salvador Benitez of Garden City, Kan. on suspicion of aggravated battery, according to the Hays Daily News.