Sports

Getting you acquainted with our sports collection here at the library, we highlight some of the outstanding resources and materials we have at the library for the many different types of sports fans that are out there. This blog will also discuss local, state wide, and national sports events, as well as any programs or speakers we have coming up at the library which would appeal to sports fans.

Featured Sports Titles

Open “WILT : larger than life” in catalog WILT : larger than life Open “FACING MARIANO RIVERA : players recall t…” in catalog FACING MARIANO RIVERA : players recall t… Open “TIGER, MEET MY SISTER : and other things…” in catalog TIGER, MEET MY SISTER : and other things… Open “DENALI'S HOWL : The Deadliest Climbing D…” in catalog DENALI'S HOWL : The Deadliest Climbing D… Open “IN MY SKIN : my life on and off the bask…” in catalog IN MY SKIN : my life on and off the bask… Open “BLACK NOON : the year they stopped the I…” in catalog BLACK NOON : the year they stopped the I…
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The Masters

The Masters Tournament is one of the four men’s major championships in professional golf, held in early April at the Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia. The club, with a current roster of about 300 members, was founded in 1934 by Bobby Jones, a famous amateur golf champion, and Clifford Roberts, a New York investment […]

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March Madness at Your Library

March Madness is in my opinion the best time of the year. For five long months you have followed your favorite college basketball team through the highs and lows of their season. Finally, the wait is over, and if you are a fan of one of the three Division I schools in Kansas you are one happy person.

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NAIA Wrestling Championships in Topeka

Check out the 2014 NAIA Wrestling Championships this weekend at the Expo Center.

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The Game of Change

When the people of Starksville, Mississippi opened the sports page,  one morning in early March 1963 the locals were up in arms.  Fans of the Mississippi State Bulldogs should of been anticipating reading about the teams bid to the NCAA Tournament.  In the headlines of the sports page  was news about the Bulldogs upcoming opponent, the […]

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2014 Winter Olympics

Ceremonies and events of the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi Russia run from Thursday, February 6 through Sunday, February 23.  Coverage of the Opening Ceremony will begin on Friday, February 7 at 6:30pm Topeka time. The Olympics conclude with the Closing Ceremony, broadcast at 7:30pm on Sunday February 23. NBC holds broadcast rights to […]

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Library Fantasy Football Results

Join Nate as he gives the results of the Library Fantasy Football League. In what has to be one of the more exciting finishes to any fantasy football league, the championship game was decided by a single point!

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