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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Olathe West takes control in the second half to drop Topeka West, 68-36OLATHE — Topeka West led at the end of the first quarter Wednesday night and th
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
OLATHE — Topeka West led at the end of the first quarter Wednesday night and the Chargers were within four points at the half before Olathe West dominated the second half en route to a 68-36 non-league victory. Topeka West led 13-12 at the end of... Read more
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Topeka High hoping to continue hot streak in Topeka Invitational18 points in High’s win over Highland Park last Friday. Only seven teams will
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
18 points in High’s win over Highland Park last Friday. Only seven teams will compete in this year’s tournament, with Topeka West (6-2) earning a first-round bye. Also on that side of the bracket, Highland Park (5-4) will face Wichita South at... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KSHSAA orders Topeka High to vacate football wins for using ineligible playerVeteran Topeka High football coach Walt Alexander immediately sprung to the def
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Veteran Topeka High football coach Walt Alexander immediately sprung to the defense of his program in the wake of Wednesday’s ruling by the Kansas State High School Activities Association executive board that the Trojans must vacate their eight wins... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City boys high school swimming honor roll, Jan. 16, 2018Josh Mueller, Kris Fritsch), 1:45.36; Topeka High (Bradley Palmer, Eli Holloman
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Josh Mueller, Kris Fritsch), 1:45.36; Topeka High (Bradley Palmer, Eli Holloman, Ethan Payne, Fisher Carr), 1:56.36; Topeka West (Myles Genrich, Seth Phelps, Matthew Seastrom, Brock Carter), 2:02.90; Hayden (Aiden Zulueta, Caleb Gish, Matt... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City Athlete of the Week: Topeka High senior Larry Whiteold school? I had to play like I play and continue to do what I have to do. TO
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
old school? I had to play like I play and continue to do what I have to do. TOP 5: OTHER CITY CANDIDATES KORIYON CARR, TOPEKA WEST BASKETBALL: Carr, a senior, scored 46 points on the week, with a high of 26 in a win over Seaman, and also canned... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City Athlete of the Week: Topeka High’s Larry Whiteold school? I had to play like I play and continue to do what I have to do. TO
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
old school? I had to play like I play and continue to do what I have to do. TOP 5: OTHER CITY CANDIDATES KORIYON CARR, TOPEKA WEST BASKETBALL: Carr, a senior, scored 46 points on the week, with a high of 26 in a win over Seaman, and also canned... Read more
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Highland Park wrestler Kenny Hartzell aiming to follow in father’s footstepsa quadrangular hosted by Seaman on Tuesday at West Ridge Lanes, starting at 3:3
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
a quadrangular hosted by Seaman on Tuesday at West Ridge Lanes, starting at 3:30 p.m. Topeka High will also host a quadrangular on Tuesday at Gage Bowl, while Highland Park and Topeka West will also compete in that event, slated to start at 3:30... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Boys state high school basketball rankingsKC-Schlagle (NR) … 8-2 5. Maize (NR) … 7-2 Others — Maize South 5-3, Pittsbur
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
KC-Schlagle (NR) … 8-2 5. Maize (NR) … 7-2 Others — Maize South 5-3, Pittsburg 7-2, Salina Central 6-3, Seaman 5-3, Topeka West 6-2. 4A-I BOYS 1. Miege (1) … 7-0 2. McPherson (2) … 9-1 3. Wamego (5) … 7-0 4. Augusta (3) … 7-1 5. Bonner... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Highland Park’s Angelo Plakio perseveres to win 145-pound title at Topeka High Invitationalwinning at 170 pounds and junior Vince Vehige winning the 182-pound title. Wel
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
winning at 170 pounds and junior Vince Vehige winning the 182-pound title. Welch improved to 19-5 with a win by pin over Topeka West senior Caleb Schmelzle (9-7) while Vehige (20-8) pinned Holton junior Killian O’Connor (8-7). Trojan coach Erich... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Seaman boys rally in OT, top Hayden 63-58For a Seaman boys team that saw its confidence take a pretty good beating with
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
For a Seaman boys team that saw its confidence take a pretty good beating with a 24-point home loss to Topeka West on Tuesday, the way Friday night’s game against rival Hayden was playing out was anything but ideal for the Vikings. After leading the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Hot-shooting Manhattan boys too much for Topeka WestShawnee Heights on Tuesday and showed what they’re capable of when they’re firi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Shawnee Heights on Tuesday and showed what they’re capable of when they’re firing on all cylinders in a 69-43 win over the Topeka West Chargers on Friday night. “They figured it out tonight,” said Manhattan coach Benji George. “We shot the good... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka city bowlers off to hot start in 2018Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday through Saturday, with Topeka High and Topeka West also competing in that event. Only seven teams will compete in this year’s tournament, with Topeka West earning... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City bowlers off to hot start in 2018Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Highland Park will host the Topeka Invitational boys tournament next Thursday through Saturday, with Topeka High and Topeka West also competing in that event. Only seven teams will compete in this year’s tournament, with Topeka West earning... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
High school basketball stat leaders, Jan. 11, 2018 updateJefferson North … 4 … 73 … 18.3 Lewis, West Franklin … 9 … 164 … 18.2 Griffin
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Jefferson North … 4 … 73 … 18.3 Lewis, West Franklin … 9 … 164 … 18.2 Griffin, Silver Lake … 7 … 124 … 17.7 Carr, Topeka West … 7 … 121 … 17.3 Thompson, Burlingame … 9 … 155 … 17.2 D. Worrell, Rural Vista … 7 … 120 … 17.1 N. Smith,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Highland Park’s Jones hoping Scots can put emotion aside against Trojans3-1) at SEAMAN (4-4, 2-2) Hayden is coming off a 49-47 victory over Topeka Hig
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
3-1) at SEAMAN (4-4, 2-2) Hayden is coming off a 49-47 victory over Topeka High while Seaman rolled to a 51-23 win over Topeka West. Hayden got 13 points from junior Brooklyn Hunter while Sophia Purcell added 11 points and Jadyn Jay and Joelle... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
West rebounds from early deficit, rolls past Seaman 65-41Topeka West’s hand wasn’t quite on the panic button, but down 9-0 four minutes
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Topeka West’s hand wasn’t quite on the panic button, but down 9-0 four minutes into Tuesday night’s game at Seaman, the Chargers didn’t want to see things escalate. “I didn’t want to let it slide,” West senior guard Koriyon Carr said. “We’re on a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Deep Seaman swim team dominates Topeka West InvitationalSeaman’s third consecutive win of the annual Topeka West Invitational swim meet
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Seaman’s third consecutive win of the annual Topeka West Invitational swim meet at Capitol Federal Natatorium demonstrated the Vikings’ depth and dominance. Having won the meet the past two years by margins of 76 and 105 points, Seaman eclipsed... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
KBCA state basketball rankingsCentral 6-2; 4—Maize South 5-1; 5—Emporia 5-2; 6—Topeka Highland Park 5-2; 7—Pi
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Central 6-2; 4—Maize South 5-1; 5—Emporia 5-2; 6—Topeka Highland Park 5-2; 7—Pittsburg High 4-2; 8—KC Schlagle 6-2; 9—Topeka West 5-1; 10—Lenexa St. James OTHERS—Topeka Seaman 4-2 4A-DIVISION 1—1—SM Miege 5-0; 2—McPherson 7-1; 3—Ottawa 5-1;... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
State high school boys basketball rankings(5) … 5-2 5. Highland Park (NR) … 5-2 Others — Emporia 5-2, KC-Schlagle 6-2,
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
(5) … 5-2 5. Highland Park (NR) … 5-2 Others — Emporia 5-2, KC-Schlagle 6-2, Maize 4-2, Pittsburg 4-2, Seaman 4-2, Topeka West 5-1. 4A-I BOYS 1. Miege (1) … 5-0 2. McPherson (2) … 7-1 3. Augusta (3) … 6-0 4. Labette County (5) …... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
City high school basketball statistics(4-2) HIGHLAND PARK (5-2) SEAMAN (4-2) Kaden Henley … 5 … 13 … 4-4 … 35 … 7.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
(4-2) HIGHLAND PARK (5-2) SEAMAN (4-2) Kaden Henley … 5 … 13 … 4-4 … 35 … 7.0 SHAWNEE HEIGHTS (2-4) TOPEKA HIGH (3-3) TOPEKA WEST (5-1) WASHBURN RURAL (3-3) CITY TOP 10 (MINIMUM DOUBLE-FIGURE AVG.) Name, school G FG FT Pts. Avg. HAYDEN... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fresh off big victory, Topeka High boys set to battle Haydenhad 14 points for High against Washburn Rural and averages 11.4 points for the
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
had 14 points for High against Washburn Rural and averages 11.4 points for the Trojans. TUESDAY’S OTHER CITY GAMES TOPEKA WEST (3-3, 1-2) at SEAMAN (3-4, 1-2) Topeka West posted back-to-back wins last Thursday and Friday to reach .500 for... Read more
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Former PBA bowler Bob Benoit takes over Seaman programto the lanes,’’ Benoit said. Back then, bowling was not sanctioned as a sport
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
to the lanes,’’ Benoit said. Back then, bowling was not sanctioned as a sport in Kansas high schools when Benoit attended Topeka West before spending his senior year at Skyline High School in Dallas. Now, high school programs exist and Seaman is... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fresh off big win, Topeka High boys set to battle Haydenhad 14 points for High against Washburn Rural and averages 11.4 points for the
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
had 14 points for High against Washburn Rural and averages 11.4 points for the Trojans. TUESDAY’S OTHER CITY GAMES TOPEKA WEST (3-3, 1-2) at SEAMAN (3-4, 1-2) Topeka West posted back-to-back wins last Thursday and Friday to reach .500 for... Read more
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Shawnee Heights, Washburn Rural wrestlers, Seaman swimmers claim tournament championshipsthe Trojans will host their annual invitational tournament on Saturday in High’
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
the Trojans will host their annual invitational tournament on Saturday in High’s north gym (9 a.m.), with Highland Park and Topeka West also scheduled to compete in that event. Seaman remained undefeated on the year with a win in Thursday’s Emporia... Read more
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City high school bowling capsulesat Free State tournament, 16 at Topeka High quadrangular (Gage Bowl), 22 at tri
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
at Free State tournament, 16 at Topeka High quadrangular (Gage Bowl), 22 at triangular (West Ridge), 25 at Emporia, 30 at Topeka West quadrangular (West Ridge) February — 5 at KC-Washington triangular, 7 at Hayden triangular (West Ridge), 12 at... Read more
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City roundup: Topeka West sweeps KC-Washington; Heights girls top BonnerKANSAS CITY, Kan. — Topeka West’s girls didn’t exactly get off to the start coa
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Topeka West’s girls didn’t exactly get off to the start coach David Meseke was hoping to see, but the Chargers did keep their New Year’s momentum going. After holding off Junction City on Thursday, the Chargers dominated the... Read more
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Topeka West girls survive foul woes, hold off Junction CityWhen Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first m
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
When Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first minute, it set the tone for Thursday night’s Centennial League game for the Charger girls. West went on to fight foul trouble and had three starters foul out, but the... Read more
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West girls survive foul woes, hold off Junction CityWhen Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first m
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
When Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first minute, it set the tone for Thursday night’s Centennial League game for the Charger girls. West went on to fight foul trouble and had three starters foul out, but the... Read more
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West girls survive foul woes, hold off Junction CityWhen Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first m
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
When Topeka West sophomore Brendeja Holloman picked up two fouls in the first minute, it set the tone for Thursday night’s Centennial League game for the Charger girls. West went on to fight foul trouble and had three starters foul out, but the... Read more
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Rural girls hoping to continue hot streak at Topeka HighGAMES JUNCTION CITY at SEAMAN Junction City will be making its second trip to
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
GAMES JUNCTION CITY at SEAMAN Junction City will be making its second trip to Topeka in as many nights after playing at Topeka West on Thursday night. Seaman (3-3, 1-1) will be playing its first game of 2018 after ending its pre-holiday slate... Read more
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J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events Jan. 3-9, 2018Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Toddler Time 1, 9:30 to 10 a.m. or 10:30 to 11 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m., Lingo Story... Read more
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Topeka West grad Jeannette Waldo tapped to become Tennessee Tech volleyball coachAfter several stops as an assistant volleyball coach at the Division I level, T
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
After several stops as an assistant volleyball coach at the Division I level, Topeka West graduate Jeannette Waldo knew in her heart she was ready to run her own program. Tennessee Tech thought so too, tapping the 34-year-old Waldo, most recently an... Read more
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2017 Distinguished Kansan: Topeka West grad climbs literary ladderIn the past year, 1988 Topeka West High School graduate Kevin Young celebrated
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
In the past year, 1988 Topeka West High School graduate Kevin Young celebrated his one-year anniversary as director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at the New York Public Library, became poetry editor at The New Yorker, and... Read more
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J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events Dec. 27 through Jan. 2Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29t
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., second-floor conference room, Hy-Vee, S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Preschool Storytime, 10 to 10:30 a.m., The Story Zone, Topeka and Shawnee County... Read more
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T-town stood for titles in 2017 high school campaignsent Viking coach Geoff Poston, now coaching at Ottawa University, out with a 5
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
sent Viking coach Geoff Poston, now coaching at Ottawa University, out with a 5A team title by 201 pins over city rival Topeka West. The Vikings were led by state medalists Ethan Cowen (third) and Noah Belt (fourth) as Seaman earned its first... Read more
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T-town stood for titles in ‘17 high school campaignsent Viking coach Geoff Poston, now coaching at Ottawa University, out with a 5
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
sent Viking coach Geoff Poston, now coaching at Ottawa University, out with a 5A team title by 201 pins over city rival Topeka West. The Vikings were led by state medalists Ethan Cowen (third) and Noah Belt (fourth) as Seaman earned its first... Read more

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