Wichita

June 17, 2019 - 12:00 am
The Wichita Parks Foundation will host the 5th Annual Red, White & BOOM! on Thursday, July 4th from 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. downtown on the KAKEland Lawn (in front of the Hyatt Regency), the Lewis Street Bridge, and Water Street. Music accompanying the show can be heard throughout the festival...
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June 18, 2019 - 11:08 am
Wichita State men’s basketball student-athlete Teddy Allen has been dismissed from the team, head Coach Gregg Marshall and Director of Athletics Darron Boatright announced. Boatright said: “Coach Marshall and I met over the weekend to discuss the situation and the time that Teddy has spent within...
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June 13, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Wichita State University baseball head coach Eric Wedge announced Thursday, June 13, that pitching coach Mike Pelfrey will remain on staff. Pelfrey will be entering his second season in the dugout with the Shockers. “Mike Pelfrey is a quintessential professional and one of most accomplished players...
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Wichita State
May 13, 2019 - 10:14 am
The most-successful coach in Wichita State men’s golf history, Grier Jones, is set to pass the torch to one his most-accomplished players. Judd Easterling will take over as head coach of the Shocker program, effective June 16, Director of Athletics Darron Boatright announced on Monday. A two-time...
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Ted "The Sports Head"
February 13, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Officials gathered in downtown Wichita Wednesday morning for the groundbreaking ceremony for the new baseball stadium. The only thing currently on the empty space at Maple & McLean is a sewer line, running about where the old third-base line was located in the now-demolished Lawrence-Dumont...
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January 30, 2019 - 11:21 pm
Samajae Haynes-Jones scored 17 points and hit a dramatic layup with a second remaining to lift Wichita State to an 85-83 victory over SMU on Wednesday night. SMU's Jimmy Whitt Jr. hit a step-back 10-footer to tie the game at 83 with 19 seconds to go. After a Wichita State timeout, the Shockers got...
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Jessica Sawatski (Visit Wichita)
January 30, 2019 - 8:21 am
Wichita was selected as a regional site for The Basketball Tournament (TBT) for the first time. As a part of the tournament, The AfterShocks – a team comprised of former Wichita State University basketball players – will return to play in Wichita. Games in Wichita, with Wichita State University...
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Sports Daily
January 24, 2019 - 10:52 am
An artist's rendering was revealed for Wichita's AAA baseball complex. Concerts and football games are also expected to happen inside the stadium expected to be finished by the spring of 2020. The concessions will triple in number compared to Lawrence-Dumont, which was demolished in the fall.
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City of Wichita
January 23, 2019 - 10:40 am
Today, Wichita officially unveiled the more detailed concepts for a new baseball stadium. They unveiled an initial concept for the stadium last fall when Wichita announced the team. This has progressed from that initial vision with the help of a design-build team. There will be roughly 6,000 seats...
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January 08, 2019 - 3:42 pm
Minor League Baseball is returning to Wichita with the arrival of the Miami Marlins’ Triple-A affiliate, and will be playing in downtown Wichita for the inaugural season in 2020. Now, the team is asking fans to provide team name suggestions. Is there something from Wichita’s cowboy or aviation...
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