Four Arkansas City High School athletes received 2019 Catchy’s nominations from CatchitKansas.
Ashton Friend, who capped a stellar two-year career as a member of the Cowley College softball team, was recently named to the NJCAA Division II All-American first team. Friend, the Jayhawk East Most Valuable Player this season and Freshman of the Year last season, batted .473 with 13 home r…
Arkansas City High School pitcher Garrett VanDeventer, a recent grad who earned Pitcher of the Year honors in AV-CTL D-II voting, was named to the All-State Class 5A first team in voting by baseball coaches.
Brrrrrr! Some mighty brave students endured the chilly water at the Winfield Aquatic Center recently. At first, they and their instructor, Amanda Porter, shivered in the deep end of the pool.
Ebony Haliburton, a standout member on the 2003-04 Cowley College women’s basketball team, was recently promoted to an assistant coaching position on the Kansas State University women’s basketball coaching staff.
Winfield High School grad Michaela Seahorn was named to the all-league first team in voting by Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League Division III-IV girls soccer coaches.
One day after sophomore catcher Cody Milligan was drafted in the ninth round of the Major League Baseball first-year player draft, the Cowley College baseball team saw five more players affiliated with the program selected in the following rounds of the draft.
The Cowley College track and field coaching staff is conducting a vault clinic for middle- and high school-aged students from June 30 to July 3 at the Tiger Track and Field facility, 230 Pierce St., just east of City Ball Park.
Six Winfield High School baseball players were named to the all-league team in voting by Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League Division III coaches.
Cowley College sophomores Angelo Yasuro Ito Tost and Bruno Hidaka Suiama, who advanced to the National championship match at the NJCAA Division I National Championships, were named Inter-collegiate Tennis Association National Junior College Athletic Association All-Americans.
Cowley College sophomore catcher Cody Milligan and freshman outfielder Tyler Halstead were named to the All-Tournament team at the conclusion of the Juco College World Series.
HOBBS, N.M. — Thais Lindemayer-Gomes, the defending national champion in the pole vault, finished her two-year career at Cowley College by placing fourth in the event at the NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Aleigha Gale, who will enter her senior year of high school in the fall, anchored a solid showing by the Lady Vikings with a first-team nod as voted by Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League Division III softball coaches.
The Arkansas City Middle School and Winfield Middle School boys tennis teams found success May 6 at the Pioneer League Championships at Ark City Middle School.
Arkansas City High School grad Garrett VanDeventer was named Pitcher of the Year in balloting by Ark Valley-Chisholm Trail League Division II baseball coaches.
From left, Josh Fleig, Steve Bruce and Hayley Siebert represented Elite Training Center Academy in Arkansas City on May 18 at a Jiu Jitsu tournament hosted by the American Grappling Federation at the YMCA Farha Sport Center in Wichita. This was the first AGF tournament in Wichita, with man…