by Marty Hesting
Beloit American Legion Post 57 baseball was at Concordia on Wednesday night. Beloit moved their record to 14-3 as they swept the twinbill in Concordia. Winning the first game 10-6 and a 9 inning pitching affair in the nightcap by a score of 3-2.
KBCA All-Star Games Story from Topeka Capital-Journal
The Beloit American Legion Post 57 baseball team competed in Salina against the AAA Falcons on Wednesday night. The Falcons won both games of the doubleheader at Dean Evans Stadium, taking game one 16-6 in 4 innings and winning game two 5-1.
The Kansas Basketball Coaches Association will hold their annual All-Star Basketball Games this Saturday night at Mabee Arena on the Campus of Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina. The Girls game will begin at 6:00 p.m. with the boys game to follow. Complete rosters for the game can be found below.
Front row (L to R): Haley Tiernan, Taylor Gardner, Lauryn Dubbert. Middle: Brailyn Carlgren, Kara Eilert. Back row: Tabi Vetter, Sydney Barrett, Karisma Vignery, Coach Todd Clover
The Waconda Lakers Jr. High MAYB Girls Basketball team has been named the NCKSSports.com/Cunningham Telephone and Cable Athletes of the Week.
The Waconda Lakers won the Hays MAYB tournament this past weekend. The team has players from area cities and include from Beloit Sydney Barrett, Tabi Vetter, Lauryn Dubbert, and Kara Eilert. Haley Tiernan from Osborne. Brailyn Carlgren from Courtland. Taylor Gardner from Scandia and Karisma Vignery and Zoie Shupe of Minneapolis. The Lakers won the first game against Holcomb 60-27 with Eilert and Carlgren scoring 12 points. In the second game Barrett had 11 in the 44-24 win over Salina Central. The last game of pool play was against a team from Tribune which was missing it's two best players. Carlgren had 22 points, and Tiernan added 14 in an 80-7 win. On Sunday, the Lakers started bracket play against a team from the Goodland and Colby area. The Lakers played very well in the 51-15 win. Eilert led the team with 15 points and Carlgren had 11. The semi finals matchup was with Hoxie and the Lakers won 58-30. Vignery led the offense with 18 and Eilert had 12 points. The championship game was against TMP and the Lakers trailed by one at half but behind a huge second half, won 52-38. Vignery had 20 points and Carlgren had 12. The Lakers finished their summers season with a record of 16-2.
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