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VarsityKansas Big Show (Aug. 26)

City League athletic director J Means was Joanna Chadwick's first guest of the 2013-14 sports year on VarsityKansas.com's Big Show.

Read a transcript of Wednesday's chat with Eagle reporter Joanna Chadwick

Read a transcript of Wednesday's chat with Eagle reporter Joanna Chadwick.

Bookmark this roundup of local high school football schedules

Wichita-area football teams ready for first day of practice

Nate Wollenberg, in his first season as Newton’s football coach, has done a casual survey of coaching friends about dreams. Specifically dreams about the first day of practice.

Pratt County teenager killed in highway collision

Pratt High School football players were gathering together Saturday afternoon after one of their teammates died in a two-vehicle crash.

SM West football star fights off attackers after Shrine Bowl

Brett Sterbach’s opponents learned not to underestimate the former Shawnee Mission West High School running back as he helped lead the Vikings to their first Kansas state football championship in 27 years.

Sedgwick’s versatile Logan Thompson ready for Shrine Bowl appearance

In the week leading up to practice with the West squad for the Shrine Bowl game on Saturday, Sedgwick’s Logan Thompson wasn’t sure what position he’d play.

Derby players reach national stage for 7-on-7 football

The idea that Kansas high school football players could be good at pass-only 7 on 7 — in a wind-swept state known for running the ball — was lost on most of the teams gathered for the Southwest Elite 7 on 7 last weekend in Springdale, Ark.

Derby players reach national stage for 7-on-7 football

The idea that Kansas high school football players could be good at pass-only 7 on 7 — in a wind-swept state known for running the ball — was lost on most of the teams gathered for the Southwest Elite 7 on 7 last weekend in Springdale, Ark.

Derby athlete running races 9 months after car accident claimed both legs

In less than half the time it normally takes, Colby Liston is running again.

Via Christi, Comcare joining in virtual visits for mental health services

Via Christi is partnering with Comcare, Sedgwick County’s mental health services center, to provide “virtual visits” for patients requiring psychiatric evaluations.

Class 4A high schools vote to split into two divisions for five sports

The 64 teams in Class 4A voted to split into two divisions for five sports, effective this school year for all sports but football. Football will split into two divisions in fall 2014.

Deadline arrives for schools voting on 4A split

Will the Class 4A schools vote to split into two divisions for five sports? It’s a question that Pratt principal Steve Blankenship has pondered frequently since late April when the Kansas State High School Activities Association’s board of directors voted to allow 4A to decide.

The Eagle's 2013 All-Metro softball team

This is the ninth year for All-Metro teams selected by The Eagle, recognizing the best high school athletes in team sports throughout Sedgwick, Butler and Harvey counties. Nomination ballots were sent to softball coaches at high schools in those counties

Boys track: Rose Hill’s Colton Mays gets his 400 victory

Colton Mays crossed the finish line of the Class 4A 400 meters Saturday and looked at Cessna Stadium’s videoboard.

Fashion at state track meet includes Kansas high school teams’ colorful T’s

The Kansas state track and field meet is, in itself, a fashion show.

5A softball: Carroll wins third consecutive championship

The day started with a team breakfast, some music, a game of Hacky Sack and a little batting practice.

Updates on state baseball, softball at VarsityKansas.com | Scores

The state baseball and softball tournaments begin Thursday in sites around the state. Get live updates from our reporters via Twitter at VarsityKansas.com.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

State championship weekend begins Friday. Join Joanna for the pre-state chat from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday.

Valley Center soccer tops Kapaun 1-0 to remain unbeaten

Undefeated heading into Tuesday’s Class 5A quarterfinal game against Kapaun Mount Carmel, logic would lead one to believe that the Valley Center girls soccer team didn’t need much of an introduction.

VarsityKansas Big Show (May 20)

Longtime track announcer Don Steffens is Joanna Chadwick's guest on VarsityKansas.com's Big Show.

VarsityKansas Big Show (May 13)

Northwest softball coach Merri Copeland joins Joanna Chadwick on the Big Show.

Kapaun, Stevens win City League golf titles

Six years have gone by since the Kapaun Mount Carmel boys team lost a match or tournament in the City League.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's chat with Joanna Chadwick and Suzanne Tobias on the Heights High suspension

Any questions about spring sports? How about the controversy of Heights High president being suspended after tweeting about the school's teams? Ask Joanna and Suzanne your questions.

VarsityKansas Big Show (Mary 6)

Southeast athletic director and track coach Mark Lamb joins Joanna Chadwick on the Big Show.

Slain man was former South High football star

The man whose body was found in a cotton field early Wednesday morning in southeast Sedgwick County was murdered, a sheriff’s official said Thursday.

Former City League great Tyrone Phillips dies of apparent heart attack at 38

Former Northwest High running back Tyrone Phillips, who held the City League’s single-season rushing record for 14 years, died Friday morning of an apparent heart attack in Wichita, a source close to the family said. Phillips was 38 years old.

South’s Davontae Harris finds his home

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

Join Joanna for a live chat to discuss the latest in spring sports.

VarsityKansas Big Show (April 16)

Bishop Carroll soccer coach Greg Rauch joins Joanna Chadwick on VarsityKansas.com's Big Show.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

The VarsityKansas chat resumes after a small Final Four break.

VarsityKansas Big Show (April 8)

Maize baseball coach Rocky Helm was Joanna Chadwick's guest on VarsityKansas.com's Big Show.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

Join Joanna for a post-Spring Break chat at 1:30 p.m.

The Eagle’s 2012-13 All-State boys basketball team

All-State and All-Class teams are selected by The Wichita Eagle with the help of basketball coaches across the state.

Bob Lutz: Semi Ojeleye becomes record holder with unassuming attitude

What can you say about Ottawa senior basketball player Semi Ojeleye that he hasn’t said about himself?

The Eagle’s 2012-13 All-Metro girls basketball team

This is the ninth year for All-Metro teams selected by The Eagle, recognizing the best high school athletes in team sports throughout Sedgwick, Butler and Harvey counties.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

Get the final recap of state basketball and look ahead to the spring sports in Wednesday's chat.

6A girls: Heights, South set up City League showdown

There’s a different vibe visible with the Heights girls, and not merely because the Falcons beat Maize 48-39 Friday night at Koch Arena to put them back into the Class 6A title game with a chance to win their third straight.

6A girls: Defending champ Heights pulls off upset

Makayla Harding acted as if she received recognition for her dirty-work contributions to the Heights girls basketball team all the time.

Pratt's Greenback named 'most unique' high school mascot in Kansas

The Pratt High School Greenback – a fierce-looking frog with a monogrammed sweater and jaunty cap – is the most unique high school mascot in Kansas, according to a USA Today online poll.

Bob Lutz: Frankamp, North fail to dictate their terms

The basketball season that became an Ironman Triathlon for North senior guard Conner Frankamp is over. Two games earlier than expected.

Independent basketball players, coach help inspire each other

Get Rob Fields talking about coaching basketball and it won’t be long before he’ll swear to you that he’s seen it all.

VarsityKansas Big Show (March 4)

Heights girls basketball coach Kip Pulliam was Joanna Chadwick's guest on the Big Show.

Saturday's Kansas sub-state basketball scores | Complete coverage at VarsityKansas.com

Aces return to state tournament

When East sophomore Samajae Jones enters his zone, he can’t explain what happens.

Read the transcript from Wednesday's live chat with Joanna Chadwick

Ask Joanna questions about sub-state basketball, state wrestling or state bowling.

VarsityKansas Big Show (Feb. 26)

Andover Central's Zac Gentzler is Joanna Chadwick's guest on the Big Show.

6A wrestling: Final push pays off for Derby’s Becker

Derby’s Ben Becker told himself he failed. He questioned whether he had it in him to win a state championship after coming agonizingly close the last two seasons.

6A wrestling: South’s Collins reaches semifinals for first time

Wichita South’s Kalin Collins is eager to reach the final match at 160 pounds in the Class 6A wrestling tournament for one main reason — to improve on last year’s season.

Andover Central’s well-rounded Gentzler chases fourth title

The student section at Andover Central basketball games is one of the best around. And right in front of the large, loud student section is senior Zac Gentzler, leading cheers.

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