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Ventura dazzles, Royals rout of Tigers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The only things that slowed down Yordano Ventura on Wednesday night were the long periods that Kansas City’s 24-year-old flamethrower spent on the bench between innings. While the Royals were pounding four homers and nine extra-base hits off Detroit pitching, Ventura had to sit idly in the dugout. Still, he managed […]


Young Added to KU Men’s Basketball Roster

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Forward Clay Young has joined the Kansas men’s basketball team as a walk-on, KU head coach Bill Self announced Wednesday. A transfer from Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC), Young (6-5, 205) will be a redshirt sophomore at KU. Young started every game and averaged 10.0 points and 5.6 rebounds while at […]

High School Football

Salina South Listed Among Leaders in Pre-season Football Rankings

The high school football season is set to kick-off Friday. Several area team are listed in the Kpreps.com preseason rankings including Salina South and Solomon. 6A 1. SHAWNEE MISSION EAST 2. BLUE VALLEY 3. DERBY 4. LAWRENCE 5. TOPEKA HIGH 5A 1. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 2. BISHOP CARROLL 3. SALINA SOUTH 4. BLUE VALLEY WEST […]


Beaty, Jayhawks Talk South Dakota State

Video Link: Watch David Beaty‘s Press Conference Notes Link: Game Preview and Notes Package Tickets Link: Purchase Tickets for Saturday LAWRENCE, Kan. – First-year head football coach David Beaty, assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Clint Bowen and offensive coordinator Rob Likens met with the media Tuesday to talk about the season opener against South Dakota State, Saturday, Sept. 5, […]


Royals Name Player and Pitcher of the Month for August

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 1, 2015) – The Kansas City Royals announced today that infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist has been named the Royals Majestic Player of the Month for August, while right-handed pitcher Yordano Ventura has been named the club’s Pitcher of the Month.  The player award is determined by a combined fan and media vote, with […]

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