WICHITA, Kansas - The Wichita State volleyball team won its first conference match Thursday night with a 3 to 0 sweep of the Missouri State Bears at Koch Arena.
WSU won 25-20, 25-19 and 25-23.
Wichita State won its home season opener for the ninth straight season.
Ashlyn Driskill and Ashley Andrade had 14 kills apiece, Chelsey Feekin made 46 assists and Dani Mostrom came up with 12 digs.
The Shockers open play in the Shocker Volleyball Classic Friday night at 7:30 p.m. against South Dakota at Koch Arena.
In the first game of the Shocker Volleyball Classic South Dakota lost to seventh-ranked Hawaii 3 to 0.
Bimbo Bakeries announced that it will close its bakery located at 2530 Southeast Drive in Wichita. The company employees 118 people.
Secretary Sebelius orders investigation into botched rollout.
The thefts occurred between 7000 North 143rd Street East and 3000 North 143rd Street East late Saturday and early Sunday.
The Kansas Supreme Court will hear arguments next week in the appeals of two brothers sentenced to death for murders committed in December 2000.
Massachusetts woman dies after being dragged for nearly half a mile by a bus.
KU coach, Bill Self, spoofs "Anchorman" in video
WICHway, the Kansas Department of Transportation's Intelligent Transportation System on Wichita's highways, has a new interactive website that functions on all types of computers plus it is useable on smartphones.