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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.

KSHSAA Announces Television/WebCast Partnership

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Topeka, KS. – The Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA), When We Were Young Productions (WWWYP), and PlayON! Sports announce the launch of the KSHSAA Network, a new cross-platform endeavor that will deliver unprecedented television and web coverage of selected KSHSAA state championship events. WWWYP/PlayON! Sports will produce and distribute content for the KSHSAA Network. When fully implemented, the ... Read More »

Former Heights Coach Ryan Noel Named New Lady Prospects Coach

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Press Release courtesy of NortheastKansasSports.com We are excited to announce the addition of a new staff member to our program. Coach Ryan Noel started his coaching career at Nemaha Valley Junior High in Seneca in 2002, where he coached Junior High Football, Basketball, and Track. He left Seneca in 2006 to take over a struggling Valley Heights Lady Mustang Basketball ... Read More »

High School Volleyball Sub-State Brackets

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CLASS 3A SUB-STATES (63 schools = 7 Sub-States @ 8 schools; 1 Sub-State @ 7 schools) BURLINGTON – Shawn Thomas, Manager (2 Courts) Burlington, Council Grove, Eureka, Humboldt, Osage City, Pomona-West Franklin, Richmond-Central Heights, Wellsville DOUGLASS – Scott Dunham, Manager (2 Courts) Anthony/Harper-Chaparral, Belle Plaine, Caney-Caney Valley, Conway Springs, Douglass, Fredonia, Leon-Bluestem, Wichita-The Independent ERIE– Jim Walters, Manager (2 Courts) Cherokee-Southeast, Cherryvale, Erie, Frontenac, Galena, ... Read More »

Kansas Volleyball Association Weekly Rankings – Week 7

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October 19, 2011, Topeka, KS — The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2011 Week 7 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.com. These will be the last rankings for the 2011 season. Records are as of 10/17/11. Classifications are based on the released classifications from KSHSAA on 9/27/11. 4A 1. St. James Academy (32-1) (1) 2. McPherson (35-2) (2) 3. Maize South ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Tournament Results

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Gold Division Pool #1 Wetmore def Hanover 25-12 25-8 Centralia def Onaga 25-22 25-14 Wetmore def Onaga 13-25 25-15 25-8 Centralia def Hanover 25-12 22-25 25-20 Centralia def Wetmore 26-24 25-22 Onaga def Hanover 25-13 25-17 Pool #2 B & B def Frankfort 19-25 25-15 25-15 Valley Heights def Washington County 25-12 14-25 28-26 B & B def Valley Heights ... Read More »

Area High School Football Scores – Week #7

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North Central Kansas League Abilene 35, Chapman 15 Clay Center 38, Russell 12 Concordia 66, Colby 19 Holton 74, Wamego 12 Rock Creek 50, Marysville 28 Twin Valley League 8-Man Baileyville B&B 51, Hanover 6 Bern 62, Southern Cloud 12 Clifton-Clyde 60, Blue Valley 46 Frankfort 46, Axtell 16 Linn 64, Wilson 16 Twin Valley League 11-Man Centralia 52, Valley ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Tournament Seeding Announced

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The 2011 Twin Valley League Volleyball Tournament will be held on Saturday, October 15th at Onaga High School. League Tournament Seeding League / Overall  Wetmore 11-1 / 26-5 B & B 11-1 / 30-3 Washington County 10-2 / 29-3 Centralia 10-2 / 26-7 Onaga 8-4 / 22-9 Valley Heights 7-5 / 15-15 Frankfort 6-6 / 14-15 Hanover 5-7 / 15-14 ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week #7

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League / Overall Wetmore 11-1 / 26-5 B & B 11-1 / 30-3 Washington County 10-2 / 29-3 Centralia 10-2 / 26-7 Onaga 8-4 / 22-9 Valley Heights 7-5 / 15-15 Frankfort 6-6 / 14-15 Hanover 5-7 / 15-14 Linn 3-9 / 8-20 Axtell 3-9 / 8-23 Clifton-Clyde 2-10 / 3-22 Blue Valley 2-10 / 3-26 Bern 0-12 / 3-24 ... Read More »

Kansas Volleyball Association Weekly Rankings – Week #6

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October 12, 2011, Topeka, KS  –  The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2011 Week 6 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.com.  Records are as of 10/10/11.  Classifications are based on the released classifications from KSHSAA on 9/27/11. 4A 1. St. James Academy (29-1) (1) 2. McPherson (27-2) (3) 3. Maize South (32-3) (2) 4. Rose Hill (22-4) (4) 5. Holton ... Read More »

Nationwide Emergency Alert System Test Will Take Place On November 9, 2011

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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will conduct the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). The nationwide test will occur on Wednesday, November 9 at  1 p.m. central time and may last up to three and a half minutes. ... Read More »