kiowacountysignal.com http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20121101/SPORTS/121109793/0/news kiowacountysignal.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:01:32 +0000 Keeping Fit: Improve your golf game with this exercise regimen http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419515/0/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:29:35 +0000 By Wayne L. Westcott More Content Now http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419515/0/news A well-designed strength training program could increase golfers' muscle strength and decrease their risk of [...]]]> A League of Her Own: Cinderella stories http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140408/NEWS/140409342/0/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:09:50 +0000 By Heather Harris More Content Now http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140408/NEWS/140409342/0/news Because, let's be honest, Cinderella did little to help her cause. She was already a beauty, dressed in rags. All it took was a fairy godmother to doll her up. It was only in her beautiful gown that she was able to turn the prince's head.
I have my doubts that he was that great of a catch. With Cinderella back in rags, and out of her [...]]]>
Dodge City Daily Globe Boys All-Area Team http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140405/SPORTS/140409489/0/news?rssfeed=true Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:53:05 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140405/SPORTS/140409489/0/news Dodge City Daily Globe Girls All-Area Team http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140405/SPORTS/140409490/0/news?rssfeed=true Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:50:11 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140405/SPORTS/140409490/0/news Kent Bush: How important is a team name? http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140327/NEWS/140329403/0/news?rssfeed=true Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:03:48 +0000 By Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140327/NEWS/140329403/0/news I find myself more concerned about why people do things instead of merely what they do.
It has taken a decade, but Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder finally decided to get to the root of his team's racist controversy. It took a lot of protests and proposed legislation to get Snyder to dive deep into what his team means in general and specifically to the Native Americans who are often offended by the team's mascot.
Many Native [...]]]>
MdCV beats Spearville 45-38 http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319446/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:47:51 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319446/0/news
The Lancers made only 13 of their 45 shot attempts in the loss, including 6-of-24 in the first half as the unbeaten Trojans (25-0) scored 21 in the first quarter and led by 10 at halftime of the contest.

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Golden Plains 52, Bucklin 49 http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319449/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:58:51 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319449/0/news
Golden Plains led by four after the opening quarter before the Lady Aces whittled the deficit down to 24-23 by halftime. The margin stayed one by the end of the third, but the Lady Bulldogs were able to keep Bucklin from reaching the state [...]]]>
Central Plains 60, Meade 45 http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319450/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:56:29 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319450/0/news
Meade trailed only 16-14 after the opening quarter, but the unbeaten Lady Oilers continued to shoot the ball well in the second quarter to build a nine-point lead by halftime. The Lady Buffaloes shot 9-of-33 in the first half.
Lady Bluejays lose in overtime http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319529/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:18:56 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319529/0/news
The Lady Bluejays (21-3) shot 21-of-62 for the game (3-of-29 from three-point range) and were outrebounded 41-28 by the Council Grove. Cimarron also found itself in foul trouble with [...]]]>
Lady Lancers lose to unbeaten Hoxie http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319530/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:16:57 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140314/SPORTS/140319530/0/news
Spearville became the Lady Indians' latest victim of a winning streak that has now stretched 71 games. Hoxie has been state champions for three years in a row and looked primed to clinch their fourth trophy in their [...]]]>
Lady Aces beat St. John's in OT http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140313/SPORTS/140319544/0/news?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:09:08 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140313/SPORTS/140319544/0/news
HAYS —The Bucklin Lady Aces almost gave away their chance to continue their season Thursday afternoon after blowing a 11-point lead at halftime.

However, they made up for their problems in the second half by shooting the ball almost flawlessly in overtime to record a 56-49 victory over Beloit St. John's in a Class 1A-Division II girls state quarterfinal contest.
Four teams qualify for state tournaments http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140309/SPORTS/140309335/0/news?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:58:52 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140309/SPORTS/140309335/0/news
The Lady Bluejays beat Holcomb 64-48 at the Class 3A Cimarron sub-state championship. Cimarron will go into this week's state tournament at Hutchinson Sports Arena as the third seed and will face Council [...]]]>
Lancers, Goldbugs, Buffaloes reach boys state tournaments http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140309/SPORTS/140309337/0/news?rssfeed=true Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:15:13 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140309/SPORTS/140309337/0/news
The Spearville Royal Lancers, the Fowler Goldbugs and the Meade Buffaloes will be traveling around the state to represent the area. It is the third straight year for the Buffaloes and Goldbugs to reach the state tournament, where both teams finished as state runner-ups.

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Lady Bluejays shoots down Cheney http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140308/SPORTS/140309374/0/news?rssfeed=true Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:52:03 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140308/SPORTS/140309374/0/news
Class 3A Cimarron sub-state, 6 p.m. — Girls championship, Cimarron vs. Holcomb; 7:30 p.m. — Boys championship, Cheney vs. Holcomb.

Class 2A Kiowa County sub-state, 6 p.m. — Girls championship, Central Plains vs. Ellinwood; 7:30 p.m. — Boys championship, Central Plains vs. St. John.

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Royal Lancers advance to sub-state finals http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140307/SPORTS/140309502/0/news?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:29:44 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140307/SPORTS/140309502/0/news The Royal Lancers -- losers to Hodgeman County in the regular season -- led by eight after the first quarter and outscored the Longhorns 22-6 in the second quarter to build a 39-15 halftime margin.
Kaden Stein added 12 in the victory for the Royal Lancers (14-7).
Rebels rout Wichita County in sub-state http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140304/SPORTS/140309733/0/news?rssfeed=true Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:41:40 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140304/SPORTS/140309733/0/news The South Gray Rebels gave up only four points to Wichita County in the second quarter on the way to recording the victory in a Class 2A Syracuse sub-state first round contest. The Rebels led 15-13 after the opening quarter, but increased their lead over the Indians to 15 by halftime.

South Gray increased their lead to 29 by the end of the third quarter on the [...]]]>
Lancers beat Mavericks in regular season finale http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140301/SPORTS/140309966/0/news?rssfeed=true Sat, 01 Mar 2014 01:01:09 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140301/SPORTS/140309966/0/news
Nathan Stein scored 18 points to lead Spearville (13-7) while Reegan Kliessen and Kaden Stein added 13 apiece in the win.

Michael Tedder scored 15 points to lead Kiowa County (6-14).
Bucklin, Cimarron girls claim league titles http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140226/SPORTS/140229457/0/news?rssfeed=true Wed, 26 Feb 2014 01:13:10 +0000 By Globe Sports Staff http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140226/SPORTS/140229457/0/news
Janae Price scored 21 points to lead the Lady Aces (17-3) and Morgan Hood added 12 in her final home game of her prep career.

Katelynn Gamble and Heather Melton scored nine points apiece to lead Kiowa County (12-7). [...]]]>
Olympics update: Canada wins hockey gold http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140223/NEWS/140229684/0/news?rssfeed=true Sun, 23 Feb 2014 08:32:32 +0000 http://www.kiowacountysignal.com/article/20140223/NEWS/140229684/0/news Top news

Canada shut out Sweden 3-0 to capture the gold medal in the men's hockey tournament. Canada got goals from three different players, including Jonathan Toews.

Evgeni Plushenko to have back surgery

He is forced to withdraw from the men's short program.