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  • Men's Basketball | March 03, 2013

    McGruder buzzer-beater lifts Wildcats

    WACO, Texas — With 1 second left, Rodney McGruder came off a screen wide open, the ball in his hands and sent it toward the basket from behind the arc. The Kansas State senior said he knew it was going to drop in. “When I released it,

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2013

    Riley County girls make state tourney

    RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball held off a strong second-half surge from Silver Lake to defeat the Eagles 52-41 on Saturday night for a trip to the Class 3A state tournament in Hutchinson next week. As the No. 2 seed, the Falcons were the visitors

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2013

    Wamego girls going to state

    TOPEKA — Wamego coach Jim Page was ready for his Red Raider girls’ team to show a mean streak. In Saturday’s sub-state final at Hayden High School, that’s exactly what he got, as Wamego won 53-38 against Holton to move on to the Class 4

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2013

    Sloppy start proves costly for Red Raiders

    TOPEKA — Facing undefeated Highland Park, Wamego boys’ coach Troy Hemphill knew his team could ill afford to play sloppy in the opening quarter of Saturday’s sub-state final at Hayden High School in Topeka. Facing an 18-4 deficit after the first quarter, it was an

  • Baseball | March 03, 2013

    K-State baseball wins home opener, 4-2

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    The piles of snow were still quite visible Saturday afternoon outside Tointon Family Stadium, but inside the ballpark, the Kansas State baseball team was in spring mode against Oakland for the Wildcats’ home opener. K-State defeated the Grizzlies 4-2 in the first of a three-game

  • Manhattan High School | March 03, 2013

    MHS boys lose in sub-state final

    DERBY — Regardless of score or opponent, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team wasn’t going to quit. Facing top-seeded Derby on Friday, the Indians knew they were going to be up against a talented team expecting to get to the state tournament. By the fourth

  • Manhattan High School | March 03, 2013

    MHS’ Eakes medals at state bowling

    WICHITA — Like any sport, bowling doesn’t provide the opportunity for many moral victories. Win, and you celebrate, as the Manhattan boys’ bowling team did last week at regionals. Lose, and the season ends without much fanfare. The latter was true for the Indians on

  • Manhattan High School | March 03, 2013

    Indians fall short vs. Wichita Heights

    WICHITA — For a half, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team was able to hang in against a tough Wichita Heights team in Saturday’s sub-state final. Manhattan contained the Falcons in the halfcourt, forcing Heights to instead do most of its damage in transition and

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2013

    Valley Heights boys’ season comes to an end

    At Centralia, the Hanover Wildcats (14-6) used a strong third quarter to build a lead nine-point lead heading into the fourth quarter against Valley Heights (14-8) in the semifinals of the Centralia sub-state on Friday. The Mustangs were not able to mount a comeback in

  • Track & Field | March 03, 2013

    Rovelto signs 11 to 2013 recruiting class

    After signing the sixth-ranked women’s recruiting class in the nation last year, Kansas State track and field coach Cliff Rovelto has announced the signing of eight women’s recruits and three men to National Letters of Intent for the 2013 recruiting class during the spring


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