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MWSU’s Phipps named CoSIDA Academic All-District

ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western soccer defender Paige Phipps has been named CoSIDA Academic All-District. The junior defender is a nursing student with a 3.86 cumulative GPA. Phipps has twice been named to the MIAA Academic Honor

MIAA hands out weekly football awards

Kansas City, Mo. – Central Missouri’s Garrett Fugate has been named the MIAA Football Offensive Athlete of the Week. Fort Hays State’s Sie Doe, Jr. earned the honor on defensive while his teammate Brandon Brown earned the

Chiefs hang on to defeat New Orleans 27-21

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes in another efficient outing, Daniel Sorensen returned an interception of Drew Brees for another touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs held off the mistake-prone New Orleans