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2A State Basketball Moving to Hays, Dodge City to Host 1A

KSHSAA LogoThe Kansas State High School Activities Association has announced the championship venues for the 2018-19 winter season.

The biggest change comes in basketball. Dodge City will now host the Class 1A State Tournament, while Hays will become the new home for the 2A State Tournament. Manhattan had hosted the 2A Tournament since 1990. Emporia will now host 5A. Topeka will no longer host the 5A State Tournament.

Hays will continue to host the 3-2-1A State Wrestling Tournament.

Here's the complete list of championship sites for the 2018-19 winter season:

Boys and Girls Basketball (March 6-9)
1A – Dodge City, United Wireless Arena
2A – Hays, Gross Memorial Coliseum (Fort Hays State University)
3A – Hutchinson, Hutchinson Sports Arena
4A – Salina, Tony's Pizza Event Center
5A – Emporia, White Auditorium
6A – Wichita, Charles Koch Arena (Wichita State University)

Bowling (February 28 - March 1)
5-1A – Wichita, Northrock Lanes (Feb 28)
6A – Wichita, Northrock Lanes (March 1)

Boys Swimming and Diving (February 14-16)
5-1A, Topeka, Capitol Federal Natatorium at Hummer Sports Park
6A, Topeka, Capitol Federal Natatorium at Hummer Sports Park

Wrestling (February 22-23)
3-2-1A – Hays, Gross Memorial Coliseum (Fort Hays State University)
4A – Salina, Tony's Pizza Event Center
5A – Wichita, Hartman Arena
6A – Wichita, Hartman Arena

Debate (January 11-12)
3-2-1A - Fort Scott High School
4A - Fort Scott High School
5A - Garden City High School
6A - Garden City High School

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