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  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Rock Creek 58, Marysville 56

    At Flush, Rock Creek avoided an upset loss to Marysville on Tuesday, hanging on to win 58-56 at home. The Mustangs (13-2) trailed 13-11 after one quarter, but led 30-29 at halftime. Marysville took back the game in third quarter going ahead 43-42. Rock Creek

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Wamego 69, Chapman 34

    At Chapman, the Wamego Red Raiders made quick work of Chapman on Tuesday, beating the Irish 69-34. Wamego dominated the first half, leading 25-7 after the first quarter and 48-16 at halftime. The Red Raiders (7-8) let off the gas in the second half and

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Valley Heights 55, Washington Co. 44

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights steadily pulled away from Washington County in a 55-44 win on Tuesday. Brandi Roepke scored 23 points for the Mustangs (15-1), who led 12-5 after the first and 27-19 by halftime. Valley Heights led by eight going into the fourth quarter.

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 55, WASHINGTON CO. 44

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights steadily pulled away from Washington County in a 55-44 win on Tuesday. Brandi Roepke scored 23 points for the Mustangs (15-1), who led 12-5 after the first and 27-19 by halftime. Valley Heights led by eight going into the fourth quarter.

  • Editorials | February 12, 2014

    Boehner wise to avoid stand-off

    House Speaker John Boehner, despite criticism from House tea partiers, acted prudently Tuesday in allowing the chamber to vote on a so-called “clean” bill to suspend the debt ceiling. The measure passed 221-201, and did so because 28 Republicans, including Rep. Boehner and House Majority Leader

  • Columns | February 12, 2014

    One anti-KU cheer goes too far

    Ned seaton

    It’s time to drop the F-bomb. What I’m referring to is the use of that word in a chant used by K-State basketball fans at Bramlage Coliseum during Monday’s game against KU. It happened a couple times when fans were bouncing around

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Frankfort 56, Onaga 45

    At Frankfort, Frankfort picked up its fourth win of the year with a 56-45 win at home over Onaga on Tuesday. The Wildcats (4-11) led 15-8 after the first quarter, and extended their lead to 30-21 by halftime. Onaga made a run back into the

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Marysville 65, Rock Creek 45

    At Flush, Rock Creek was held scoreless in the first quarter against Marysville on Tuesday, and went on to lose 65-45. The Mustangs (1-11) couldn’t rally much in the second quarter, still trailing 30-10 at halftime. Rock Creek was better in the second half,

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Riley County 66, Concordia 56

    RILEY COUNTY 66, CONCORDIA 56 At Concordia, Madison Vargo scored 25 points and made six 3-pointers as Riley County beat Concordia 66-56 on Tuesday. Kaitlyn Thomson scored 15 points and added four 3s, while Taylor Oliver had 11 and hit three 3s. The Falcons (14-1) led 34-33 at halftime.

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2014

    Wamego 60, Chapman 34

    At Chapman, Wamego won its 15th game of the season on Tuesday, beating Chapman 60-34. The defending Class 4A state champions led 14-8 after one quarter and 28-16 at halftime. The Red Raiders (15-0) outscored Chapman 22-9 in the third quarter and 32-18 overall in


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