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.
OSAWATOMIE — Tara Haag lost a lot this spring, mostly memories she would have made on the softball diamond with the Osawatomie Lady Trojans.
OSAWATOMIE — Kaitlyn Fanning, Tara Haag, Courtney Harris, Molly Spencer, Jozie Needham and Amanda Newcomb had played softball most of their lives, looking forward to this moment — representing the Osawatomie Lady Trojan softball team as seniors.
PAOLA — The Paola Lady Panther basketball team was a basket away from going to state, playing top seeded Eudora on the road in the Class 4A substate championship game.
SALINA — Jordyn Knecht of Paola and Osawatomie’s Amanda Newcomb wrote their names in the state record books, winning individual titles in the inaugural Kansas High School State Wrestling Tournament in Salina.