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  • January 06, 2013

    Resolutions cause gym attendance to rise in January


    With the new year comes many promises and updated personal goals. One of the most commonly shared seasonal ambitions is to get in shape. Gyms and fitness centers across Manhattan have seen a rise in memberships since Jan 1. However, operators of the gyms add that

  • Area Schools | January 06, 2013

    Rossville 42, Riley County 36

    At Riley, the Falcons (2-5, 0-3 Mid-East) led through three quarters but couldn’t hang on against Rossville (2-6, 1-1) Friday night. Riley County took an 18-11 halftime lead, but in the third quarter the Bulldogs started to rally, trimming the lead to three and

  • Area Schools | January 06, 2013

    Valley Heights 47, Axtell 45

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights (6-1, 4-0 Twin Valley) almost blew a seven-point halftime lead with a sloppy third quarter, but rallied in the final period to pull out a close win against Axtell (4-5, 0-5) Friday. Axtell went on a run in the third,

  • Off The Beat | January 06, 2013

    4 sides of Manhattan

    We are approaching the conclusion of the fourth personality of Manhattan. Most towns I know of have only one personality. For better or worse, New York City is always The Big Apple, Vegas is Glitter Gulch, Los Angeles is Tinsel Town and Nashville is Music

  • Area Schools | January 06, 2013

    Washington Co. 56, Blue Valley 43

    At Washington, Blue Valley couldn’t overcome an early 22-10 deficit after the first quarter, despite nearly playing Washington even the rest of the way. Levi Peter scored 17 points for the Rams (1-6, 0-2 Twin Valley), while Chase Wilkens led Washington Co. (7-1, 4-1) with 17.

  • Area Schools | January 06, 2013

    Centralia 53, Frankfort 38

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats (3-4, 1-3 Twin Valley) were only down three at halftime, but struggled to make shots in the second half, allowing Centralia to take a 13-point lead after three quarters that effectively put the game away. Alex Surdez scored a game-high 25 points

  • Area Schools | January 06, 2013

    Wamego 64, Concordia 59

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders (6-1, 3-0 NCKL) built an early lead in the first quarter and rode it to victory against Concordia (6-1, 3-1). Wamego came out hot, taking a 23-12 lead after the first period and held on for the win, despite being

  • Women's Basketball | January 06, 2013

    Caron lifts Wildcats past TCU

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    Offense hasn’t come easy for Chantay Caron this season. The junior took big steps to change that on Saturday when she buried the game-winning shot with 3 seconds remaining to give the Wildcats a 59-58 victory over TCU at Bramlage Coliseum. Caron scored all nine

  • Women's Basketball | January 06, 2013

    Texada big in Wildcats’ win over TCU


    For the second straight game, sophomore guard Haley Texada was the offensive engine for the Kansas State women’s basketball team. Texada, who posted a career-high 21 points after being sick most of the day preceding the loss at KU Wednesday, scored 22 points in Saturday night’

  • Men's Basketball | January 06, 2013

    McGruder, Cats beat Cowboys

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    At halftime, Rodney McGruder and Nino Williams had combined for just six points. McGruder and Williams combined for 39 of Kansas State’s 43 second half points on Saturday, including a game-high 28 from McGruder, as the No. 25-ranked Wildcats beat No. 22 Oklahoma State 73-67 at Bramlage Coliseum

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