Tuesday, July 26, 2016



Sports

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Wamego 76, Concordia 64

    At Concordia, Wamego won each of the first three quarters to take an 18-point lead into the fourth quarter before calling off the dogs and still winning comfortably.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Rock Creek 55, Silver Lake 32

    At Silver Lake, the Mustangs held Silver Lake to just eight points in each of the four quarters to win handily over the Eagles in a Mid-East League matchup.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Onaga 56, BV-Randolph 31

    At Randolph, Onaga beat Blue Valley handily on its own floor in a Twin-Valley League matchup.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Washington Co. 66, Frankfort 37

    At Washington, the Tigers had no trouble taking care of business against the Wildcats in a Twin-Valley League matchup, taking control early and cruising to victory.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Valley Heights 86, Cair Paravel 67

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs outscored Cair Paravel in all four quarters to win comfortably in a non-league matchup, taking a 41-26 lead before a more balanced second half.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Rossville 49, Riley Co. 45

    At Rossville, the Falcons took a four-point lead to halftime but couldn’t keep up the momentum in the second half, trailing by one into the fourth quarter and not having enough in the final period to pull out the win.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Concordia 54, Wamego 52

    At Concordia, the Red Raiders got 29 points from Lanie Page but still lost to the Panthers in a back-and-forth game that went down to the wire.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Silver Lake 48, Rock Creek 31

    At Silver Lake, the Mustangs hung with the heavily-favored Eagles for a half, trailing by just three into the break, but were outscored by eight in the third quarter and six in the fourth to come up short on the upset bid.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    BV-Randolph 65, Onaga 32

    At Randolph, the Rams won all four quarters, dominating the first two, to rout the visiting Onaga Buffaloes.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Washington Co. 54, Frankfort 27

    At Washington, Frankfort hung tough for a quarter before Washington County flipped the switch in the second quarter, turning a one-point game into an 11-point halftime lead before adding to it in the second half.

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    WASHINGTON CO. 54, FRANKFORT 27

    At Washington, Frankfort hung tough for a quarter before Washington County flipped the switch in the second quarter, turning a one-point game into an 11-point halftime lead before adding to it in the second half.

  • Area Schools | February 21, 2015

    Cair Paravel 55, Valley Heights 42

    At Blue Rapids, a slow start to each half doomed the Mustangs against Cair Paravel, as the Red Lions led by five at halftime but had a 16-point lead going into the fourth quarter.

  • Women's Basketball |Area Schools | February 21, 2015

    Basketball is a way of life for Thomsons

    Recently, the Thomson family said goodbye to its white Chevrolet Suburban that had seen more trips to basketball games than maybe any other vehicle in the tri-county area.

  • Manhattan High School | February 20, 2015

    MHS boys rally past Hayden

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team rallied to beat the Hayden Wildcats Friday night on their home floor, 56-54, to stay ahead in the Centennial League title race.

  • Manhattan High School | February 20, 2015

    MHS girls rally falls short at Hayden

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team dropped a close game to Hayden Friday night, 58-52, to drop into a tie in the Centennial League race.

  • Manhattan High School | February 20, 2015

    MHS girls preparing for tough road test

    In years past, games between the Hayden and the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team have often been turnover-laden, physical matchups that go down to the wire.

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2015

    Page’s dismissal was ‘student and parent driven’

    B8.33113.wamwbk.page.phatch

    The decision to terminate the contract of Wamego girls’ basketball coach Jim Page was “student and parent driven,” USD 320 school board president Richard Weixelman said Wednesday.

  • Manhattan High School | February 19, 2015

    Dedication pays off for Indians’ Hayden

    B1.11515.mhsswim.phatch

    Grant Guggisberg .

  • Manhattan High School | February 18, 2015

    MHS girls finish season sweep of Trojans

    Mhs5.phatch

    Behind another night of stifling defense, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got the season sweep over Topeka High Tuesday night in a 51-31 win.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Page out in Wamego at season’s end

    Wamego girls’ basketball coach Jim Page’s contract will be terminated at the end of this season, according to a report by Topeka’s WIBW.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Final play of middle school game goes viral

    A last-second shot that got stuck on the back iron in a Mid-East League boys middle school basketball game has gotten national attention.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Rock Creek boys rout Irish

    At Flush, the Mustangs got off to a slow start against Chapman but turned things on in the second quarter, turning a 7-4 deficit into a 32-14 lead by halftime before winning each of the final two quarters.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Wamego 63, Clay Center 36

    At Clay Center, the Red Raiders had little trouble taking care of business on the road against the Tigers, taking a 17-point lead to halftime that only grew over the final two quarters.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Rams net first TVL win this season

    Bv23frankfort24.phatch

    The Rams, who hadn’t won a Twin-Valley League game all season, finally ended the streak Tuesday night with a 42-35 win over rival Frankfort.

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2015

    Chapman 33, Rock Creek 23

    At Flush, Rock Creek managed to blank the Fighting Irish and take a 4-0 lead to the second quarter, but gave the lead back in the second quarter in what was a tight game until the fourth quarter.

LATEST NEWS & SPORTS VIDEOS





Text Alerts
Mobile Alerts

Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.

Sign Up Now

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.