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  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wamego 48, Chanute 34

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego managed to stay undefeated on the season with a big win over Chanute in the championship of the Tonganoxie Invitational on Saturday night, Wamego led by two at 15-13 after two quarters of back-and-forth basketball, but the Red Raiders opened things up in the second half, taking a 28-18 lead into the fourth quarter before finishing strong to earn the tournament title.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Riley County 55, Republic County

    At Hillsboro, Republic County won each of the first three quarters of the third-place game at the Trojan Classic, but Riley County stormed back in the fourth quarter.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wetmore 61, Valley Heights 55

    At Onaga, Valley Heights lost the fifth-place game at the Twin-Valley League tournament to Wetmore to end its week with a 1-2 record in its first games without leading scorer Brandi Jo Roepke.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Frankfort 57, Clifton-Clyde 43

    At Onaga, Frankfort closed out its week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a consolation game win over Clifton-Clyde to move to 2-1 on the week.

  • Manhattan High School | January 25, 2015

    Bullpups rout MHS boys in title game

    MCPHERSON — Saturday night’s championship game at the McPherson Invitational had all the makings of a great matchup on paper.

  • Manhattan High School | January 25, 2015

    MHS girls hold off Emporia rally

    The last time Emporia and the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team met on the hardwood, the Indians had to turn away several rally attempts by the Spartans in a surprising overtime win.

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2015

    Indians take 3rd at Husky Invite

    Coming into this weekend’s Husky Invitational at Blue Valley Northwest, the Manhattan High wrestling team knew it wanted a good showing in its second-to-last two-day tournament of the year.

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2015

    Indians shrug off matchup vs. Stephens

    MCPHERSON — After all the build up surrounding Saturday night’s championship final between Manhattan and McPherson, the actual game was something of a let down for Indians’ fans who made the trip.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Wamego girls rally past DeSoto, 41-40

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego trailed by nine at halftime but managed to rally past DeSoto in the semifinals of the Tonganoxie Invitational.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    BV-Randolph 41, Clifton-Clyde 39

    At Onaga, the Rams held on to defeat Clifton-Clyde in a consolation game at the Twin-Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Hesston 54, Riley County 27

    At Hillsboro, facing the top-ranked team in Class 3A, the Falcons struggled in a semifinal loss at the Trojan Classic.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Atchison 50, Wamego 49, OT

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego went back and forth with Atchison, ultimately needing overtime to decide its semifinal at the Tonganoxie Invitational, which Atchison won 50-49.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Valley Heights 58, Doniphan West 34

    At Onaga, Valley Heights had no trouble taking care of business against Doniphan West in the fifth-place bracket at the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Rock Creek 59, Burlington 57

    At Burlington, Rock Creek led by five points at halftime but saw Burlington take the lead in the third quarter in the semifinals of the Burlington Invitational.

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Riley County 46, Clay Center 37

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons rebounded from an opening-game loss at the Trojan Classic to beat Clay Center and advance to the fifth-place game Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 24, 2015

    McPherson downs Manhattan boys, 81-58

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team had the opportunity to win a championship at the McPherson Invitational Saturday night, but a slow start and a dominant game from the hometown McPherson Bullpups forced the Indians to settle for runners-up in a 81-58 defeat.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2015

    MHS girls hold off Emporia, 53-44

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team held off the rally attempts of Emporia Friday night in Manhattan, winning 53-44.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2015

    MHS boys rally past SM East in McPherson semis

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team finished off an improbable rally to defeat Shawnee Mission East, 52-50, in Friday night’s semifinal at the McPherson Invitational.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2015

    MHS girls take 2nd at Topeka quad

    The Indians logged a 1,986 on the day, falling behind Shawnee Heights, which won with 2,102 pins. Topeka West took third (1,880) and Emporia was fourth (1,687).

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2015

    Frankfort, Valley Heights boys lose TVL games

    Playing in the fifth-place bracket at the Twin-Valley League tournament held in Onaga, both the Frankfort and Valley Heights boys lost to move into Saturday’s seventh-place game against each other.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2015

    MHS boys outrun Mill Valley in McPherson Invite opener

    MCPHERSON — Behind a deeper bench and a full-court defense that forced 22 turnovers in the game, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team advanced through to the semifinals of the McPherson Invitational with a 63-53 opening round win over Mill Valley Thursday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2015

    Rural nips Indians at home quad

    Graves 100fly.phatch

    In a quadrangular meet with league foes Washburn Rural, Emporia and Seaman on Wednesday at the KSU Natatorium, the final event of the day, the 400 free relay, had plenty of intrigue.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2015

    Indians ready for 3 days in McPherson

    In earning the No. 2 seed at this week’s McPherson Invitational, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got an opportunity only one other team in the field received.

  • Area Schools | January 22, 2015

    Nets win in Wamego

    The Kansas Nets fifth-grade boys’ basketball team from Manhattan won the WBA Tournament Saturday in Wamego.

  • Area Schools | January 22, 2015

    Rock Creek drops wrestling dual

    The Rock Creek wrestling team lost its dual to Washburn Rural on Tuesday, 57-18.

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