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Northwest’s Hietpas earns weekly MIAA baseball honor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University junior Joseph Hietpas has been named the MIAA Pitcher of the Week. Hietpas threw seven scoreless innings in the Bearcats’ 15-0 win over Northwestern Oklahoma State University on Saturday.

City High School Basketball Scores/Schedule

MONDAY’S RESULT GIRLS Central 46 (13-5, 3-2 Suburban) Liberty 45 TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE BOYS Benton @ Lafayette – Listen on 680 KFEQ or click here Central vs. Liberty GIRLS Benton @ Lafayette – Listen on 680 KFEQ or

Source: Royals sign Jason Hammel to 2-year deal

Free-agent pitcher Jason Hammel and the Kansas City Royals reached agreement on a $16 million, two-year contract Sunday, a source told ESPN’s Jim Bowden, confirming multiple reports. The deal, pending a physical, includes a mutual option for

Nebraska falls on the road at Iowa 81-70

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Even with Peter Jok back in the lineup, Iowa stuck to the balanced scoring attack it was forced to fall back on without the Big Ten’s top scorer. It’s working for Fran

KU women lose at home to TCU 80-68

LAWRENCE, Kan. –  After shooting above 40 percent for the first time in Big 12 Conference action, Kansas women’s basketball found its rhythm offensively, but couldn’t find an answer to TCU’s timely baskets down the stretch, as