The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team swept Fort Riley on Thursday.
Martin Pankratz, 82, hit a hole-in-one on hole No.
After losing twice to Derby last season, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team opened its season on a positive note with an 80-63 win over the Panthers Friday night behind 27 points from Alex Stitt and 25 from Payton Stephens.
The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team opened its season with a 53-47 win over Derby Friday night, despite a scrappy effort from the visiting Panthers.
After last season’s Manhattan High wrestling team sent 11 athletes to the state tournament and brought home six medals, this year’s team will be looking to reload with an influx of youth and new talent.
It was a nice start to the season for Wamego on Thursday, as both teams opened with home victories over Rossville.
At Randolph, the season got off to a slow start for the Blue Valley Rams on Thursday, as they opened the season with a 65-37 blowout loss to Washington County.
At Hays, Riley County opened with a tough task at the Hays City Shootout, falling in the first round, 79-37.
At Hays, Madison and Makayla Vargo combined for 26 points as Riley County won its opening game of the Hays City Shootout 54-27 over host-team Hays.
At Randolph, Washington County proved to be too much for Blue Valley on Thursday, as the Rams got smacked, 62-31.
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