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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. 6 radio stations. In 2005 Derek joined the staff of KCFX radio in Kansas City as a production assistant for the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, which airs on 69 radio stations across 9 Midwest states.

KNDY Area High School Football Scores – Oct. 10

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North Central Kansas League Abilene 39, Clay Center 21 Chapman 21, Marysville 6 Wamego 20, Concordia 14 Twin Valley League 8-Man Axtell 48, Southern Cloud 0 Hanover 54, Lincoln 8 Linn 48, Blue Valley 0 Osborne 50, Clifton-Clyde 0 Pike Valley 40, Frankfort 14 Twin Valley League 11-Man Onaga 13, Valley Heights 12 Riverside 36, Doniphan West 12 Rossville 42, ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: John Baetz Interview

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John Baetz joined Wade Gerstner for the Sports Ticket this week to preview high school football all across Kansas. Baetz is the Publisher of the Kansas Pregame Magazine, which previews and profiles high school football all across Kansas. Kansas Pregame was founded in 2006 by Baetz and Tim McGonagle,  and the magazine has grown from covering 116 mostly western Kansas ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Soren Petro Interview

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Petro was born in St. Louis, Missouri. After several moves and at the age of one Petro put down roots in Kansas City. From 1974 through high school he grew up in Prairie Village, KS, graduating from Shawnee Mission East in 1989. Petro decided to attend Syracuse University and pursue a Broadcast Journalism degree. After four years of late night ... Read More »

Red Cross Blood Donors Give Patients More Time To Create Summer Memories

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OMAHA, Neb. — Summer is a time for the days that never end — time to watch fireworks, have a picnic and root for the home team. While many people are having fun making summer memories, hospital patients are counting on volunteer donors to make time to give blood so they can continue making their own memories. Historically, during the ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Chester Frazier Interview

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A former collegiate point guard at Illinois, Chester Frazier is in his third season at Kansas State as an assistant coach to former coach Bruce Weber. In his first season as an assistant coach in 2012-13, Frazier played a major role in one of the best seasons in K-State history, as the Wildcats posted a 27-8 overall record and a ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Bill Snyder Talks K-State Football With Dusty Deines

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The 2009 season saw one of the greatest legends in college football return to the sidelines in hopes of revitalizing a program that he once built, piece by piece, into a national force. And, after four seasons back in charge, Bill Snyder has done just that – and then some. The architect of the “greatest turnaround in the history of ... Read More »

Marysville High School State Track & Field Results From Wichita

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association Track & Field Championships were held this past weekend at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Below are the Marysville High School results from the meet, with complete results available at the following link. [ COMPLETE 3A RESULTS ] 3A Girls Results Team Results 11. Marysville. 200 M Dash 4. Rachel Heiman – Marysville – 26.46 400 M ... Read More »

Area 2A State Track & Field Results From Wichita

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association Track & Field Championships were held this past weekend at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Below are the area team results from the meet, with complete results available at the following link. [ COMPLETE 2A RESULTS ] 2A Girls Results Team Results: 11. Washington County. 3200 M Run 15. Maggie Revell – Onaga – 13:39.26 4×800 ... Read More »

Area 1A State Track & Field Results From Wichita

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association Track & Field Championships were held this past weekend at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Below are the area team results from the meet, with complete results available at the following link. [ COMPLETE 1A RESULTS ] 1A GIRLS RESULTS TEAM SCORES 1. Valley Heights, 4. Linn, 14. Baileyville B&B, 15. Centralia, 17. Clifton-Clyde, ... Read More »