Sports

  • Late 3 fuels Falcons’ OT win, 52-46

    CLAY CENTER — Alex Sager said he had never hit a shot this big in his life. But with his team trailing by three, and precious seconds trailing off the clock, a loose ball somehow ended up in the Riley County junior’s hands past the left wing. Sager grabbed it — ...

  • Riley girls lose 36-28 at Clay Center

    CLAY CENTER — Riley County girls’ basketball coach Harold Oliver’s rebuilding project continued as his Falcons dropped a low-scoring 36-28 game Tuesday night. Freshman point guard Tory Thomson led the Falcons (1-4) with 12 points — all on 3-pointers. Led by Thomson, the latest in a line of talented sisters to wear ...

  • Page paces Wamego over Chapman

    At Chapman, Lanie Page scored 26 points as the Wamego Red Raiders beat Chapman, 58-40, to win their fifth game of the season. Wamego opened the game with a 13-6 lead, but Chapman narrowed the lead to 21-20 at halftime. The Red Raiders used the third quarter to widen their lead ...

  • Hanover 59, BV-Randolph 32

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams couldn’t keep up with an experienced Hanover team on Tuesday, losing 59-32. Hanover opened the game strong with a 20-8 lead after one quarter, and had the lead up to 33-13 by halftime. The Wildcats went on to outscore Blue Valley 26-19 in ...

  • Wetmore 51, Frankfort 44

    At Frankfort, Frankfort’s comeback attempt fell short on Tuesday, after a tough second quarter led to a 51-44 loss to Wetmore. Wetmore led 13-7 after the first quarter, and outscored Frankfort 11-2 in the second quarter to lead 24-9 at halftime. The Wildcats started their comeback in the second ...

  • Valley Heights 57, Republic Co. 32

    At Belleville, Brandi Jo Roepke scored 27 points as Valley Heights slammed Republic County on Tuesday, 57-32. After a slow first quarter, where the Mustangs grabbed a 6-5 lead, Valley Heights outscored Republic County 17-4 in the second period. The Mustangs went on to outscore Republic County 34-22 in the second ...

  • Rock Creek 40, St. Marys 25

    At St. Marys, the Rock Creek Mustangs won their first game of the season, scoring their season high in points in a 40-25 win over St. Marys. Rock Creek will seek their second win on Friday against Wabaunsee. ...

  • Frankfort 59, Wetmore 40

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats used a big first half to build up a big lead, and then hung on to beat Wetmore, 59-40. The Wildcats opened the game to an 18-7 lead after one quarter, and then built on it to take a 31-14 halftime lead. Wetmore tried to ...

  • Republic County 51, Valley Heights 46

    At Belleville, Valley Heights struggled in the first quarter and never fully recovered in a 51-46 loss at Republic County. The Mustangs trailed 11-4 after the first period, and managed to pull within 18-16 by halftime. But Republic County steadily outscored them over the final two quarters, 33-30, to pull ...

  • Wamego 68, Chapman 36

    At Chapman, Eli Miller scored 19 points and Wyatt Totten added 17 as Wamego routed Chapman, 68-36. The Red Raiders took a 26-9 lead in the first quarter and extended it to a 39-18 lead by halftime. Wamego slowed down its attack in the second half, outscoring Chapman 19-18. Eight different players ...

  • Hanover 81, BV-Randolph 33

    At Randolph, Hanover didn’t give Blue Valley much of a chance to compete on Tuesday, defeating the Rams, 81-33. ...

  • Rock Creek 58, St. Marys 31

    At St. Marys, Rock Creek picked up its fourth win of the season on Tuesday, beating St. Marys, 58-21. ...










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