Category: Local Sports

Area High School Football Scores – Week 4

Area High School Football Scores – Week 4 September 21, 2018 Salina Central 62, Hutchinson 20 Haysville Campus 22, Salina South 7 Hillsboro 45, Sacred Heart 31 Ell-Saline 27, Sedgwick 13 Southeast of Saline 35, St. Marys 0 Wichita Homeschool 46, St. John’s Military 0 Minneapolis 14, Ellsworth 13 Canton-Galva 56, Bennington 32 Lakeside-Downs 58, […]

Area High School Football Scores – Week 3

Area High School Football Scores – Week 3 September 14, 2018 Salina Central 27, Salina South 3 Sacred Heart 9, Ellsworth 7 Hutchinson Trinity 8, Ell-Saline 6 Southeast of Saline 28, Russell 14 Tyrone, Okla. 88, St. John’s Military 6 Beloit 56, Minneapolis 18 Little River 44, Bennington 12 Beloit-St. John’s Tipton 55, Tescott 6 […]

Area High School Football Scores – Week 2

Area High School Football Scores – Week 2 September 7, 2018 Derby 63, Salina Central 0 Dodge City 27, Salina South 17 Minneapolis 20, Sacred Heart 17 (OT) Ell-Saline 48, Whitewater-Remington 6 Southeast of Saline 14, Beloit 13 Flint Hills Christian 50, St. John’s Military 0 Bennington 28, Moundridge 22 Pike Valley 60, Tescott 0 […]

KU Dismisses Athletic Director, Salina Native Sheahon Zenger

LAWRENCE – The University of Kansas has dismissed Athletic Director and Salina native Sheahon Zenger citing a “lack of progress” within the department as the reason for the dismissal. Chancellor Douglas A. Girod made the announcement in a statement on the University’s website Monday morning. Zenger, who was born in Salina, had served as KU’s […]

KSHSAA Honors Area Schools with Statewide Sportsmanship Awards

TOPEKA – The Kansas State High School Activities Association, through its member schools, defines sportsmanship as those qualities of behavior which are characterized by generosity and genuine concern for others. Further, an awareness is expected of the impact of an individual’s influence on the behavior of others. The excitement of a basketball game can create […]

K-State Polytechnic Collaborates With Salina Liberty to Fly Drones During Games

SALINA – The Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is expanding its unmanned aircraft systems capabilities to now include sports and entertainment operations with the help of a professional indoor football team. The campus’s Applied Aviation Research Center, which is a hub for UAS exploration, is collaborating with the Salina Liberty to bring drone technology to […]

Two More Receivers Added to Salina Liberty’s Offensive Arsenal

The Salina Liberty has added two more weapons to their line up of outstanding wide receivers. On Tuesday, the team announced the signings of Hussein Scott and Julian Stafford. Hussien “Hi-C” Scott is a 5’9”, 190 pound wide receiver from Tucson, Arizona. He was an all-around great athlete in high school lettering in football, basketball, […]

Salina Liberty Strengthens Offensive and Defensive Lines

The Salina Liberty on Thursday announced the additions of four more players to their 2018 roster that will help the team strengthen both the offensive and defensive lines. Offensive lineman Kelvin McCoy, offensive and defensive lineman Brandon King, offensive and defensive lineman Dana Harris Jr. and defensive lineman and linebacker Ronald Buford Jr. have all […]

Salina Liberty Gets “Defensive” with Three New Roster Additions

The Salina Liberty has gotten “defensive” with three new roster additions for the 2018 season. On Thursday, the team announced the additions of Marrion Holmes, Eric Johnson and Kivar Thurmon. Marrion Holmes is a 6’1″, 317 pound defensive lineman from De Funkiak Springs, Florida. Holmes attended college at the University of West Georgia. During his […]

South-Central Basketball Games Moved to School Gyms for 2017-2018 Season

USD 305 has moved this season’s Salina South-Salina Central junior varsity and varsity basketball games from the Tony’s Pizza Events Center to each school’s home gymnasium for the 2017-2018 season. Jennifer Bradford-Vernon, USD 305’s Public Information Director, tells The Salina Scoop the home gyms will be used this year with Central hosting in December and […]

Salina Liberty Announces First Recipient of “Golden Football” Program

SALINA – The Salina Liberty in partnership with First Bank Kansas and the Salina Police Department are pleased to announce the first recipient of the “Golden Football” Program during its inaugural year. This program was created to recognize and highlight the achievements of the youth of Salina and the surrounding communities who performed random acts […]

Salina Liberty Announce Additions to Roster and Coaching Staff; New Jerseys and Updated Logo Unveiled

At a press conference on Thursday, the Salina Liberty announced two more additions to the 2018 roster as well as an addition to the coaching staff. Quarterback Derrick Bernard, running back Dominique Carson, and assistant coach Daniel Green were all introduced. Bernard is a 6’2″, 190 pound quarterback from Texas City, Texas. He attended Sul […]

Salina Liberty Add Three Power House Players to Roster

SALINA – The Salina Liberty has added three new powerhouse players to their 2018 roster. On Thursday, the club announced the additions of running back D.J. Abnar, quarterback Bryan Hicks and and defensive back Tyrell Green. D.J. Abner is a 5’10″, 185 pound running back from Tallahassee, Florida. He attended college at Liberty University in […]