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Ted Woodward
June 12, 2017 - 1:58 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - It's Golf Week in Wichita, as the city prepares to host the 28th annual Air Capital Classic. On Monday, about 180 golfers are competing in qualifying rounds at Auburn Hills & Willowbend; the top six golfers at each venue will earn the final 12 spots in the Classic, which...
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Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
June 12, 2017 - 12:49 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mike Moustakas hit two home runs and Jake Junis pitched seven-plus solid innings to help the Kansas City Royals beat the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday. Alex Gordon and Eric Hosmer also homered for the Royals, who hit five on Saturday against the Padres. Moustakas hit a three-run...
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Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
June 10, 2017 - 12:27 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Pinch-hitter Matt Szczur hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning and the San Diego Padres beat the Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Friday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Szczur was pinch-hitting for starter Jhoulys Chacin (5-5), who had given up a tying two-run homer to...
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Ted Woodward
June 09, 2017 - 1:40 pm
EUGENE. Oregon (KNSS) - Wichita State's Hunter Veith finished in sixth place in the Decathlon at the NCAA Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The junior from Cheney becomes a 1st-Team All-American, recording the best Decathlon point-total in WSU history. Most of the...
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June 09, 2017 - 4:57 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The American Athletic Conference released 2017-18 home and road men's basketball opponents. Unlike the Missouri Valley The 12 AAC programs play an unbalanced, 18-game league schedule. Each team plays seven of its 11 opponents twice, and its four remaining opponents once each...
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Lorenzo Cain - Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
June 08, 2017 - 10:42 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lance McCullers took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Jose Altuve hit a two-run homer in a five-run ninth as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 6-1 on Thursday night. Altuve's ninth home run came off Kelvin Herrera (1-2) with Josh Reddick, who walked on...
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Lorenzo Cain - Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
June 07, 2017 - 11:06 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jason Vargas tossed five solid innings for his eighth victory, Cheslor Cuthbert drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals defeated the Houston Astros 7-5 on Wednesday night. The anticipated pitching duel between Vargas (8-3) and Dallas Keuchel, who have the two best...
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Ted Woodward
June 07, 2017 - 2:37 pm
NORMAN, Okla. (KNSS) - Reports indicate that 57-year-old Bob Stoops is telling his Oklahoma Sooners football team he's retiring at OU after 18 seasons as head coach; Stoops is the longest-tenured coach in college football. Offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley will succeed Stoops. Stoops led Oklahoma...
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USA Today
June 07, 2017 - 1:28 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — University of Kansas Athletics expects its budget to increase about 3.5 percent to $93.3 million for fiscal year 2018. The Kansas Athletics Inc. board approved the proposed budget on Tuesday. Kansas Athletics CFO Pat Kaufman told the board the increase could be mostly...
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