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  • Area Schools | February 04, 2015

    Valley Heights 72, BV-Randolph 48

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs completed the sweep of Blue Valley Tuesday night with a lopsided win over the Rams, winning each quarter and taking a 13-point lead to halftime before pulling away even more in the second half.

  • Area Schools | February 04, 2015

    Troy 79, Frankfort 46

    At Troy, Frankfort came out firing on all cylinders against Troy in a tough road matchup and took an 18-10 lead after one quarter of play.

  • Area Schools | February 04, 2015

    Abilene 50, Wamego 35

    At Abilene, Wamego stayed close with Abilene most of the game but couldn’t keep pace in the fourth quarter in a loss to the Cowboys.

  • Manhattan High School | February 03, 2015

    MHS bowlers take second at home quadrangular

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    Most days, the kind of scores the Manhattan boys’ bowling team put up on Monday would be enough to win a quadrangular meet.

  • Manhattan High School | February 01, 2015

    MHS girls close MAC tourney with win

    Manhattan head coach Scott Mall wanted to see his team come out strong from the opening tip in response to the team’s Friday night loss to Olathe South, and the Indians did in a big way.

  • Manhattan High School | February 01, 2015

    MHS boys defeat Great Bend, 47-36

    Playing on back-to-back nights for the second time in a week, Manhattan head coach Benji George was prepared to be satisfied a win of any kind on the road at Great Bend Friday night.

  • February 01, 2015

    Working mom becomes trainer, figure competitor

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    Erin was tired of being on the sidelines and tired of working behind the scenes. She was ready to shed the life she lived for 18 years as a manicurist and ready to shed the pounds she put on as a working mom.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Valley Heights boys win at Frankfort

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights earned a Twin-Valley League road win Friday night with a 67-48 win over Frankfort.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Riley County 64, Wabaunsee 36

    At Alma, Riley County put together a dominant effort against Wabaunsee in a Mid-East League road win.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Wetmore 66, BV-Randolph 44

    At Randolph, Wetmore pulled away from Blue Valley in a league matchup, winning comfortably against the Rams.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Riley Couny 59, Wabaunsee 44

    At Alma, Riley County held off Wabaunsee for a 15-point Mid-East League road win.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Wetmore 49, BV-Randolph 32

    At Randolph, Blue Valley played close against Wetmore for two quarters, trailing at halftime by just two points, but couldn’t keep up the pace in the second half.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Valley Heights 67, Frankfort 39

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights took a 20-9 into the second quarter and built up its lead in the second half against the Wildcats, winning comfortably on the road in Twin-Valley League play.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2015

    MHS girls beat Andale for 3rd place at MAC

    MCPHERSON — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team used a strong first half to fuel its 49-36 win over Andale in the third-place game at McPherson’s Mid-America Classic Saturday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS boys defeat Great Bend, 47-36

    Playing on back-to-back nights for the second time in a week, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball grinded out a win on the road at Great Bend Friday night, 47-36.

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS girls lose in MAC semis to Olathe South

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had multiple chances to come away with a win against Olathe South Friday night in the semifinals of the Mid-America Classic, but couldn’t come up with the victory in a 54-50 loss.

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS girls advance to MAC semis

    MCPHERSON — Scott Mall didn’t think Manhattan played a complete game against Valley Center in the quarterfinals of the Mid-America Classic on Thursday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2015

    MHS bowling team competes at JC quad

    The Manhattan High bowling teams traveled to Junction City on Thursday for a quadrangular meet with Junction City, Salina-Sacred Heart and Seaman.

  • Area Schools | January 30, 2015

    Horton edges Rock Creek girls

    In the consolation semifinals of the Hiawatha Invitational, Horton did just enough to defeat Rock Creek Thursday afternoon, sending the Mustangs to the seventh-place game of the tournament on Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 29, 2015

    MHS girls advance to MAC semis, beat Hornets

    MCPHERSON — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had no trouble advancing past Valley Center in its tournament opener at the Mid-America Classic on Thursday, defeating the Hornets, 57-37.

  • Manhattan High School | January 29, 2015

    MHS girls ready for Mac Classic

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    Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall knows his team will have its hands full as the defending champions this weekend in McPherson at the 20th annual Mid-America Classic.

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2015

    MHS girls win home bowling quad

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    Competing at home for the first time all season, the Manhattan High bowling teams took to the hardwood at Little Apple Lanes on Monday afternoon, hosting Shawnee Heights, Emporia and Junction City.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Rock Creek boys rally, win tourney

    Playing in the championship game at the Burlington Invitational, Rock Creek trailed most of the night and had to rally to take home the tournament title with a 55-52 win Saturday night.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wamego 55, Holton 54

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego saw yet another game come down to the wire in the third-place matchup at the Tonganoxie Invitational.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Riley County 49, Republic County 39

    At Hillsboro, Riley County salvaged its weekend with a pair of wins on the back side of the bracket, going 2-1 on the weekend and taking fifth place at the Trojan Classic with a 10-point win over Republic County.

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