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  • Area Schools | March 16, 2014

    Washington Co. 61, Meade 58

    Twin Valley League member Washington County (22-3) completed a rally against Meade (20-6) to win Saturday’s Class 2A consolation game. The Tigers trailed by seven at halftime, but tied the game heading into the fourth quarter and did enough to win in the end,

  • Area Schools | March 16, 2014

    St. John-Hudson 71, Plainville 58

    After winning a Class 1A-Division I championship last season, St. John-Hudson finished off a second championship and undefeated season — this time in 2A — behind a 27-point effort from guard Zuriel Reyes. The 5-foot-10 senior finished 6 of 9 from long range and led the team in scoring

  • Area Schools | March 16, 2014

    Olpe 61, Pitt-Colgan 39

    The Olpe Eagles began Saturday’s Class 2A consolation game with a 10-0 run and led by 24 points at halftime, routing Pittsburg-Colgan, despite a furious third-quarter rally by the Panthers. Colgan (19-7) outscored Olpe 23-9 in the third quarter to cut the Eagle lead to 10.

  • Area Schools | March 16, 2014

    Hoxie defeats Mustangs in title game

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    EMPORIA — With a 72-game winning streak spanning three seasons coming into Saturday’s Class 1A-Division-I state championship game, the Valley Heights girls’ basketball team was going to need a special effort against undefeated Hoxie to come away with a state title. Instead, the Mustangs’ magical

  • Area Schools | March 16, 2014

    Valley Heights’ boys take 3rd

    EMPORIA — Run and gun can be a whole lot of fun. The Valley Heights Mustangs defeated Spearville, 74-54, in Saturday’s Class 1A-Division-I consolation game for the team’s highest finish ever at a state tournament. After two games at Emporia’s White Auditorium featuring

  • Manhattan High School | March 16, 2014

    Indians lose to Maize, 42-35, in 6A semis

    WICHITA — Manhattan High head coach Scott Mall knows his team didn’t play its best basketball in Friday’s Class 6A state semifinal loss to Maize, 42-35. That’s what made the loss so hard to take. “We just played one of the best teams

  • Baseball | March 16, 2014

    Wildcats slam Northern Colorado two sweep series

    By now, the early season struggles seem like a distant memory. On Saturday, the Kansas State baseball team finished off a three-game series with Northern Colorado by winning the final game of a doubleheader, 11-0, to complete a sweep and its 10th straight win. The

  • Tennis | March 16, 2014

    K-State tennis opens Big 12 with 4-3 win at West Virginia

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — The Kansas State tennis team opened its Big 12 schedule on Friday afternoon against West Virginia with a 4-3 win at the Ridgeview Racquet Club. The win snapped a four-match skid away from Manhattan and improved K-State’s record to 7-5 this season.

  • Baseball | March 16, 2014

    MaVorhis tosses two-hit shutout to lead Cats

    It may have been Kansas State’s eighth straight win, but the real story was Levi MaVorhis, who tossed a two-hit shutout in the Wildcats’ 10-0 victory over Northern Colorado on Friday night at Tointon Family Stadium. MaVorhis (3-1) had a perfect game through six

  • Baseball | March 16, 2014

    K-State pays tribute to Abilene’s Carly Gassman

    The K-State baseball team honored a K-State student who died this weekend and plan to the rest of the season. Abilene-native Carly Gassman died away on Friday night after a battle with cancer, and the team honored her with the acronym PFCG — pray for Carly


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