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  • Falcons roll to easy 65-37 win 1.phatch

    RILEY — Last week, junior Alex Sager said he hoped his hot shooting from Riley County’s win against St. Marys in the regular-season finale would carry into the postseason. So far, it has. Sager again led the Falcons in scoring Tuesday night and was again a force from behind the ...

  • Blue Valley’s rally comes up short

    RANDOLPH — As it has much of the season, too many early mistakes cost the Blue Valley-Randolph boys’ basketball a chance to rally in the second half of its Class 1A-Div. II sub-state basketball game against Wetmore on Tuesday night. The Rams trailed by 15 at halftime and didn’t start their ...

  • Wildcat boys win sub-state opener, 50-38

    FRANKFORT — The Frankfort boys’ basketball team was never in any real danger of losing to Leavenworth-Immaculata in the second half of its Class 1A-Div. I sub-state quarterfinal Monday night. But the Wildcats never quite shook the Raiders, either. Frankfort led from start to finish, enjoying a 13-point halftime lead and ...

  • Frankfort girls’ rally falls short

    FRANKFORT — The Frankfort girls’ basketball team came out shooting on all cylinders in the first quarter of Monday night’s Class 1A-Div. I quarterfinal, but the hot start didn’t last in a 40-39 loss to Leavenworth-Immaculata. The Wildcats, seeded fifth in the five-team sub-state, scored the game’s first 13 ...

  • Riley Co. girls hang on, beat Rossville

    At Rossville, Riley County withstood the comeback efforts of the Bulldogs in Monday night’s Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal, winning on the road to advance to Thursday’s 7:30 p.m. game against top-seeded Silver Lake. The Falcons took a nine-point lead to halftime against Rossville, but led by only four ...

  • A championship weekend for MHS

    Congratulations abound after a memorable weekend for Manhattan High School athletes. One of them is now a state champion and others are enjoying Centennial League titles. The state champion is Mason Wallace, a sophomore. He might weigh just 132 pounds, but he’s mighty big on the wrestling mat. His victory ...

  • Wallace wins title at state wrestling

    Redemption was sweet for Manhattan’s Mason Wallace — though it went down to the wire. Wallace nearly had Saturday evening’s gold-medal match in the 132 weight class won by a 5-3 decision, but a takedown by his opponent, Derby’s Cody McDonald, as time expired forced overtime at the Class 6 ...

  • Four MHS bowlers get to state meet

    Both the girls’ and boys’ bowling teams competed Thursday at the Class 6A bowling regional in Lawrence, with four individuals advancing through to next week’s state tournament in Wichita. With the top three teams from each regional advancing to state, neither the boys’ sixth-place finish or the girls’ seventh-place ...

  • Blue Valley swept at Centre

    At Lost Springs, the Blue Valley boys’ team got off to a slow start on Friday, and it led to a 61-42 loss to Centre for the Rams. Centre started the game by jumping out to a 17-6 lead and putting the Rams in an early hole. The Cougars extended ...

  • Indians beat Seaman to claim outright championship Girls24.phatch

    “League what? League champs.” That was the chant coming from the boys’ locker room at Manhattan High after the Indians’ 68-60, outright-title-clinching win over Seaman Friday night. The team celebrated appropriately after doing what no team in the last decade from Manhattan had managed to do before it, winning a ...

  • MHS girls rally past Vikings, claim share of league title Boyjube.phatch

    With six seniors on the roster playing key roles, the basic rules of basketball prevented Scott Mall from starting his entire senior class Friday night in the team’s final regular-season game. It’s a unique situation that may catch up with the team next year, but in the mean ...

  • MHS boys hang on to beat Seaman, win outright title

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team secured an outright Centennial League title with a 68-60 win over Seaman Friday night at the MHS gymnasium on senior night. This is the first title in boys’ basketball since the team joined the league in 2004. Manhattan led the whole way but could never ...










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