Sports

  • 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 ...

  • 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, outscoring Republic County 21-9 in the final quarter to earn the comeback win. Jordan Clouse scored 18 points to lead the Falcons, with ...

  • 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, who tore an ACL before the tournament began. Wetmore led by six at halftime and Valley Heights ...

  • 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. The Wildcats trailed by five at halftime, but took a five-point lead into the fourth quarter and added to it to get the win. ...

  • 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. The crowd at the Roundhouse would be full and rocking, as the No. 1 seed and hometown McPherson Bullpups, advanced through to the final, as did the second-seeded Manhattan Indians. Throw ...

  • 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. This season’s matchup between the schools was much the same, as the Indians never quite shook the ...

  • 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. The Indians got third place at the invite, while bringing home a pair of first-place individual finishes on the day. “ ...

  • 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. Following the 81-58 loss to McPherson in the championship game of the McPherson Invitational, Manhattan’s players said ...

  • 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 to win 41-40 and stay undefeated while moving into Saturday’s championship game. Lanie Page scored a game-high 17 points, 15 of which came in the second half as Wamego rallied. ...

  • 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. Blue Valley led 14-4 after the first quarter but gave most of it back before halftime. The game was tied after three quarters, but Blue Valley did just enough to get the ...

  • 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. Hesston led by 14 at halftime and added to it in the second half, winning every quarter in the game. Jordan Clouse led Riley County with 10 points in the loss. ...

  • 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. Wamego led by two after three quarters, but Atchison tied the game to force overtime and then had just enough to win in the end. Dillon ...










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