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Several changes coming to high school football, other sports in 2024

All state high school football championships will be held at three locations beginning in 2024, the Kansas State High School Activities Association executive board announced, along with several other key changes to activities approved during a June board meeting, on Wednesday. All three state ...

2022-23 Journal-World All-Area Teams: Boys Golf

All-Area selections are made by the Journal-World sports staff. • Coach of the Year: Mike Rack, Seabury Mike Rack sent six boys — five seniors and a freshman — to the Class 1A state championship in his first year as head boys golf coach at Seabury. He led three Seahawks to top 10 ...

2022-23 Journal-World All-Area Teams: Track and Field

All-Area selections are made by the Journal-World sports staff. • Coach of the Year: Joe Pickett, Eudora Joe Pickett’s team took third (girls) and sixth (boys) in Class 4A events in Wichita, leading multiple Cardinals to Frontier League and regional titles. • Player of the Year: Eli ...

2022-23 Journal-World All-Area Teams: Baseball

All-Area selections are made by the Journal-World sports staff. • Coach of the Year: Mike Hill, Free State Mike Hill led a fairly young Firebirds team back to state for the program’s seventh all-time state semifinal appearance, where Free State’s postseason ended in a 2-1 loss to Blue ...

2022-23 Journal-World All-Area Teams: Boys Tennis

All-Area selections are made by the Journal-World sports staff. • Coach of the Year: Aaron Clark, Free State Clark sent two singles players and a doubles team to state this year. Each Firebird on Clark’s varsity roster earned a winning record. • Player of the Year: Britton Snyder, ...