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  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Lanie Page powers Wamego to easy win

    SALINA — Mulvane used a pair of 3-pointers late in the first half to crawl back in the game and get within five points of top-seed Wamego before halftime on Wednesday night. But there’s a reason the Red Raiders are defending state champions. Showing no

  • March 13, 2014

    Valley Heights gets first state win

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    EMPORIA — It wasn’t pretty, but it was a win. The Valley Heights Mustangs outraced the Macksville Mustangs, 67-51, in the quarterfinals of the Class 1A Division-I state tournament at White Auditorium. It was the program’s first-ever win in its three trips to the

  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Rock Creek out in 3A quarters


    HUTCHINSON — Trailing by four with a minute left in Wednesday’s Class 3A state quarterfinal at the Hutchinson Sports Arena, Rock Creek put the ball in the hands of its all-time leading scorer, who made a move to get past his defender for what would

  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Washington Co. routs Ellis in Class 2A

    The No. 3-seed Washington County Tigers fought back from an early first-quarter hole to blitz No. 6-seed Ellis, 64-44, and notch a win in their first-ever appearance in the Class 2A state tournament inside Bramlage Coliseum Wednesday evening. The Tigers (21-2) used a 7-0 run

  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Jeff Co. North 53, Hillsboro 50

    The No. 2-seed Jefferson County North Chargers used 13 second-half points from senior Jacee Kramer to overcome a five-point halftime deficit and spoil No. 7-seed Hillsboro’s initial foray into the 2A state tournament. The Chargers (24-0) and the Trojans (18-6) played to a 13-13 tie

  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Central Plains 47, Pittsburg-Colgan 38

    The No. 1-seed Central Plains Oilers got a game-high 20 points from sophomore guard Reagan Phelan to help advance to the semifinals with a 47-38 win over No. 8-seed Pittsburg-Colgan. After jumping out to a 13-8 advantage after one quarter, the Oilers (24-0) pushed that edge

  • Area Schools | March 13, 2014

    Meade 61, Olpe 49

    The No. 5-seed Meade Buffaloes used a high-energy full-court press and a game-high 22 points from junior Bailey Olvera to advance past No. 4-seed Olpe with a 61-49 win. In a game featuring two 2A juggernauts, with the Eagles making their 12th straight state appearance, and

  • Men's Basketball | March 13, 2014

    Cyclones hand K-State early Big 12 exit

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It was gone in a flash. The Kansas State men’s basketball team tied Iowa State with 3:04 left in the Big 12 Championship quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon, but the Wildcats were unable to finish the job, losing 91-85 in a back-and-forth game at

  • Baseball | March 13, 2014

    K-State beats Omaha on wild pitch in ninth inning

    Clayton Dalrymple scored on a wild pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday night to give the Kansas State baseball team a 6-5 walk-off victory over Nebraska-Omaha at Tointon Family Stadium. The victory extends the Wildcats’ winning streak to

  • Football | March 13, 2014

    Sproles traded to Eagles for draft pick

    The Philadelphia Eagles acquired Darren Sproles from the New Orleans Saints on Thursday morning for a fifth-round draft pick. The move was followed by the Eagles agreeing on a two-year contract with former Dolphins cornerback Nolan Carroll. The Saints get the second of Philadelphia’s

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