High School Sports 

High school volleyball referee hit by ball gets sent to hospital for days

High school volleyball referee hit by ball gets sent to hospital for days

A high school volleyball referee gets hit in the head with a ball from another court. The hit sends her to the hospital for days. That referee is still recovering in the hospital Friday after the Tuesday night incident.

The rumble at Riverfront Stadium: Maize v. Maize South

The rumble at Riverfront Stadium: Maize v. Maize South

Wichita's baseball stadium has been converted into a football stadium. It's game one of the Air Capital High School series with Maize v. Maize South.  

13-year-old girl conquering the sport of weightlifting, winning national championship twice

13-year-old girl conquering the sport of weightlifting, winning national championship twice

Inside Conqueror Weightlifting gym there's some heavy lifting going on and for 13-year-old Chassity Del Balso, it's light work.

Local photographer Linda Gregory dies after fall at local high school football game

Local photographer Linda Gregory dies after fall at local high school football game

A local photographer injured in a fall has died. Linda Gregory was the photographer for the football team at Northwest High School. Her husband honored her at the game by showing up at the game and taking photos.

Bohannon family cheer on three cousins playing Friday night lights for Wichita Northwest

Bohannon family cheer on three cousins playing Friday night lights for Wichita Northwest

Several generations of the Bohannon family were at the Bishop Caroll-Northwest game to cheer for Aaron Deuce Bohannon Jr., Amaree Bohannon and Maurice Mansaw.

Pellet gun fired at students, coaches at Wellington sports practices

Pellet gun fired at students, coaches at Wellington sports practices

Wellington Public Schools says a couple of students had minor injuries after someone in a vehicle fired a pellet gun at students and coaches during after-school sports practices. 

Buhler High School offers referee class amid shortage

Buhler High School offers referee class amid shortage

Buhler High School has a new class for students interested in officiating sports.

More states expect schools to keep trans girls off girls teams as K-12 classes resume

More states expect schools to keep trans girls off girls teams as K-12 classes resume

As children across the U.S. head back to classes and practices for fall sports, four more states are expecting their K-12 schools to keep transgender girls off their girls teams.

Changes coming to state football, soccer championships

Changes coming to state football, soccer championships

Changes are coming to state football and soccer championships,  and fans could be cheering the changes.

Grant Pierce makes history in senior season

Grant Pierce makes history in senior season

Putting Wichita on the map, Pierce said he's proud to represent his city on the national level.

Defending state champion Hornets look to repeat

Defending state champion Hornets look to repeat

With only one loss so far this season, Valley Center Softball is on a mission to run it back.

Mom saves 17-year-old daughter who went into cardiac arrest at cheer competition

Mom saves 17-year-old daughter who went into cardiac arrest at cheer competition

Keianna Joe is part of a competitive cheerleading team. Her mother, Andrea Joe, said during her warm-up she went to cardiac arrest, which required a shock from an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) to save her life.

Kansas Senate passes bill banning transgender athletes in women's sports with veto-proof majority

Kansas Senate passes bill banning transgender athletes in women's sports with veto-proof majority

The Kansas Senate has passed the Fairness in Women’s Sports Act, for the third session in a row. 

Addy Brown of Derby named Gatorade Kansas Girls Basketball Player of the Year

Addy Brown of Derby named Gatorade Kansas Girls Basketball Player of the Year

Gatorade today announced Addy Brown of Derby High School is the 2022-23 Gatorade Kansas Girls Basketball Player of the Year.

Former South High star Tre'Zure Jobe joins rare club

Former South High star Tre'Zure Jobe joins rare club

Former Wichita South standout Tre'zure Jobe hasn't slowed down at Emporia State. She was named to First-Team All-Miaa today, her fourth straight All-Miaa recognition.

'He was my idol': Family carrying on the legacy of Wichita North High basketball star

'He was my idol': Family carrying on the legacy of Wichita North High basketball star

If you went to Wichita North High in the late 1980's you might know Michael Kates.

Maize QB Avery Johnson named Gatorade Kansas Football Player of the year

Maize QB Avery Johnson named Gatorade Kansas Football Player of the year

Gatorade today announced Avery Johnson of Maize High School is the 2022-23 Gatorade Kansas Football Player of the Year.

Schools promote sports safety precautions after Hamlin’s collapse

Schools promote sports safety precautions after Hamlin’s collapse

Garber High School’s athletic director discussed the importance of having a plan in place in the event of a medical emergency as seen during the Buffalo Bills game on Monday night.

Former Wichita-area stars featured in Under Armour All-American game

Former Wichita-area stars featured in Under Armour All-American game

Two of the best recruits to ever come out of Wichita were on the field as high schoolers one last time in the Under Armour All-American game in Florida. 

Team of the Week: Derby

Team of the Week: Derby

Play of the Week: Clearwater Touchdown

Play of the Week: Clearwater Touchdown

Play of the week: Stiger's Scramble

Play of the week: Stiger's Scramble

Play of the Week: North High School

Play of the Week: North High School

Play of the Week: East High School's Daylan Jones

Play of the Week: East High School's Daylan Jones