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  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2014

    Hays defeats MHS in tourney semis

    DODGE CITY — It was close, but not enough Friday night, as the Manhattan High boy’ basketball team could not overcome a poor third quarter, losing to Hays, 42-36, in the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions semifinal at United Wireless Arena. Manhattan lost to Maize, 51-47,

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2014

    MHS girls squeak past Spartans in OT

    EMPORIA — Manhattan head coach Scott Mall knows his team has the most success when it controls the tempo and the flow of the game on both ends of the floor. Just weeks after routing Emporia by 26 at home, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Wamego boys lose to Hillsboro, take 4th

    In the third-place game of the Trojan Classic on Saturday, the Wamego boys’ basketball team couldn’t keep pace with the host Trojans after taking an early lead, losing 60-47 to fall to 1-2 on the weekend against a loaded field. Wamego (6-6) led 17-12

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    TMP 61, Riley Co. 42

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons gave up big runs to the TMP Monarchs in the second and fourth quarters in the fifth-place game at the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro to end the weekend with a 1-2 mark and in sixth place. Brice Brummett had 16 points to

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Hanover 44, Valley Heights 40

    At Washington, the Mustangs fell in a close game to Hanover to land in the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament. Valley Heights (10-2) beat Linn 53-40 in Saturday’s final. Game information was not available. Charles Musil scored 18 points to lead the

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Rock Creek 69, Derby Invasion 59

    At Canton, the Mustangs took third place at the Canton-Galva midseason tournament with a win over the Derby Homeschool Invasion. Rock Creek led 23-12 after one quarter and 35-25 at halftime before Derby closed the deficit to just 50-45 entering the fourth. Individual scoring was

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Washington Co. 56, BV-Randolph 31

    At Washington, the Rams closed out their week at the Twin Valley League tournament with a loss to Washington County. Game information and individual scoring was not made available. Blue Valley (1-12) hosts Wakefield on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Hesston 59, Wamego 45

    At Hillsboro, the Red Raiders fell to the top-seeded Hesston Swathers to set up a game with Hillsboro for third place. Hesston led by 11 at halftime and had a 17-point lead going into the final quarter. Wamego was led by Jordan Ayres with 10 points, while

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Rock Creek 49, St. Marys 30

    At Flush, the Mustangs got their first win of the season with a 49-30 rout of St. Marys. Rock Creek outscored the Bears 13-3 in the second quarter to take a 15-point lead to halftime, while winning the second half by four to get the

  • Obituaries | January 26, 2014


    Earl Robert Sinnett, 87, died Wednesday due to head injury complications from a fall on Tuesday. The family provided some of the following information. He was born to Margaret and Frank Sinnett in San Diego, Calif., on Nov. 14, 1926. He earned his Ph.D. from the University

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