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  • Abilene 44, Rock Creek 33

    At Abilene, Rock Creek took a six-point lead to halftime, but couldn’t hang on in the second half, as Abilene flipped the switch in the third quarter, outscoring the Mustangs 17-4 to take the lead for good. The Mustangs was led by Kayla Boltz’s 11 points, while Abilene got 19 ...

  • Linn 58, BV-Randolph 38

    At Linn, the Bulldogs took a 14-point lead to halftime and added to it in each of the final two quarters against the visiting Rams, who are still looking for their first victory of the season. Linn was led by Nicole Ohlde’s 22 points, while Blue Valley got 12 points, including ...

  • Manhattan High boys hold off Dodge City, 69-61 Mhsboys23.phatch

    With a young and inexperienced varsity roster, first-year head coach Benji George wasn’t sure what to expect from his team in a back-and-forth, down-to-the-wire game. He got his answer in Friday’s 69-61 season-opening win over Dodge City. “It got a little scary,” George said. “I know we’re ...

  • MHS girls rout Red Demons in opener, 58-25 Mhsgirls5.phatch

    With a veteran squad coming off a fourth-place finish at state a year ago and an undefeated Centennial League title run, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team was looking to pick up where it left off last March in playing host to Dodge City in Friday’s opener. The start ...

  • Indians take 7th at Gardner Invite

    The Manhattan High wrestling team traveled two hours to the east for the Gardner-Edgerton Invitational on Saturday, taking seventh among the 16 teams and earning four medals on the day. Bringing home medals for the Indians were Alex Martinez, Jalin Harper, Mason Wallace and Eldon Picou. “I think overall of the 14 ...

  • Mustangs drop Riley Co., 45-40

    At Riley, the Valley Heights Mustangs faced off against traditional Class 3A power Riley County and scored the upset behind a big third quarter. The two teams were tied at halftime, but Valley Heights outscored the Falcons 15-8 in the third quarter to take a lead it would not relinquish ...

  • Wamego 57, Rossville 42

    At Rossville, Wamego had no trouble taking care of the Bulldogs, taking a 14-point lead to halftime and adding to it in the third before calling off the dogs in the fourth. Lanie Page had 23 points, while Allison Seufert finished with 11 and Tessa Seeberger had 10. Wamego (2-0) hosts Riley County ...

  • Pawnee (Neb.) 58, Frankfort 54

    At Pawnee City, the Wildcats led for three quarters against Pawnee City, but couldn’t come up with the victory, allowing their opponent to rally in the fourth score and win. Frankfort led by five points heading into the final quarter of play in a close game. Kyla Hardwick led ...

  • Wamego 53, Rossville 31

    At Rossville, the Red Raiders rebounded nicely from its Thursday loss to Rock Creek with a win over Rossville, taking a seven-point lead to halftime and outscoring the Bulldogs by 15 in the second half to pull away. Wamego (1-1) was led by Eli Miller’s 17 points, with Anthony Gamino adding 12. ...

  • Rock Creek 71, Clay Center 46

    At Clay Center, Rock Creek routed the Tigers, getting a game-high 27 points from Carson Becker in a game that was never close after the first quarter. Also in double figures for Rock Creek was Nate Berard with 12 and Caleb Rogge with 10. Clay Center was led by Kade Wallace’s 12 points. ...

  • Pawnee (Neb.) 38, Frankfort 22

    At Pawnee City, the Frankfort Wildcats dropped their season opener in lopsided fashion, despite playing close in the first two quarters. Frankfort (0-1) trailed by eight at halftime, but watched the deficit grow to double-digits by the end of the third quarter. The Wildcats were led by Jacob Studer’s 10 ...

  • Wamego 54, Rock Creek 17

    At Flush, the Red Raiders started their season strong with a rivalry win over Rock Creek, taking control early and leading 34-10 at the end of the third quarter. The game ended with a running clock. Individual scoring was not available. ...












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