PAOLA — Eighty-six years ago this week, William “Dutch” Fehring made his Major League debut for the Chicago White Sox.
SPRING HILL — The Spring Hill Broncos and rival Paola Panthers were in a tight battle for first place in the Tri-County Spotlight Virtual Track and Field Meet.
PAOLA — Phil S. Dixon, co-founder of the Negro League Baseball Museum, was in Miami County to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Kansas City Monarchs.
TOPEKA — Paola coach Michael Dumpert, Panther running back Connor Hasz, Louisburg lineman Garrett Harding, Prairie View linebacker Hunter Boone and Paola Marching Band member Tristen Haddock were selected for the 47th annual Kansas Shrine Bowl.
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa — Isabelle Holtzen, a sophomore at the University of Northern Iowa, was named to the Missouri Valley Conference Track and Field Scholar-Athlete Team.
LOUISBURG — Fresh off a Cinderella storybook finish last season, which included a pair of regional upsets to advance to the state tournament, the Lady Cat softball team was looking to keep that slipper on in 2020.
PAOLA — The Paola Panthers, Louisburg Wildcats and Spring Hill Broncos were recognized on the All-Frontier League Boys Basketball Team.