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Sports Ticket: Austin Budke Interview

Three-sport all-stater Austin Budke of Beloit, is one of the top overall athletes in the state of Kansas, and he joined us on The Sports Ticket to talk basketball.

This fall, Budke helped Beloit (12-1) to the 3A sub-state runner-up finish in football, losing to state champion Scott City 42-26. In basketball, he is one of the top players in Kansas, averaging 28 points and 11 rebounds per game so far in 2012-2013.

Last spring, he finished 4th & 5th in the 3A boys state triple & high jump.

Information Courtesy of Sports in Kansas.

About Derek Nester (New)

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids, and graduated from Valley Heights High School in May of 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communication. After stops at KFRM and KCLY radio in Clay Center, he joined KNDY in 2002 as a board operator and play by play announcer. Derek is now responsible for the digital content of Dierking Communications, Inc. six radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on over 70 radio stations across 12 Midwest states and growing.