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  • Abilene 63, Wamego 44

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders couldn’t recover from a tough second quarter, falling to Abilene, 63-44. Wamego led 12-9 after the first quarter but managed just five points in the second to trail 27-17 at halftime. Abilene scored 21 points in the third quarter and extended its lead by six ...

  • Doniphan W. 66, BV-Randolph 45

    At Highland, Doniphan West used a steady scoring attack to take down Blue Valley, 66-45. The Mustangs led 18-12 in the first quarter and extended their lead to 36-21 by halftime. Doniphan West outscored the Rams 30-24 in the second half to ease to the win. Hadyn Budenbender led the ...

  • Rock Creek 66, St. Marys 11

    At Flush, Rock Creek pitched a shutout in the first quarter and kept on rolling on the way to a 66-11 win over St. Marys. The Mustangs led 30-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 47-9 by halftime. St. Marys managed just two points in the second ...

  • Valley Heights 56, Wetmore 40

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights got over the. 500 mark on the season with a 56-40 win over Wetmore at home. The Mustangs grabbed an early lead and held on until the end. ...

  • Hanover 66, Frankfort 28

    At Frankfort, Jacob Studer scored 14 points for the Wildcats but the offense was hard to come by in a 66-28 loss to Hanover. Hanover picked up its 15th win of the season in convincing fashion against the Wildcats. ...

  • MHS boys use 4th quarter to pull away from Rural

    TOPEKA — Despite playing close with Washburn Rural for three quarters, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team turned it on the fourth quarter to beat the Junior Blues on the road, 61-54, Friday night. The win keeps the Indians on top of the Centennial League standings and moves them a half ...

  • MHS girls hold on against Rural, 39-36

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team bolstered its Centennial League title chances by gutting out a 39-36 win over Washburn Rural Friday night. Rural nearly rallied in the final minute of the game, hitting some big shots on the perimeter. The Indians led by eight after a pair of ...

  • Indians beat Seaman on senior night Taylor sr.phatch

    On the Manhattan High wrestling roster, there is no preference given to upperclassmen. If you want to make the varsity team, you’re going to have to beat all challengers. So when Darrion Taylor lost his spot at 113 to sophomore Joe Braun, the two-time state qualifier didn’t have many ...

  • Indians edge unbeaten T-Birds, 55-53

    Both Manhattan High and Shawnee Heights are well-versed in winning close games this season. So it was no surprised when Tuesday’s showdown among top Centennial League teams went down to the wire, with Manhattan doing just enough to edge the Thunderbirds, 55-53. The win moves the Indians into a ...

  • MHS girls have no trouble vs. T-Birds

    Few teams have had much luck slowing down the inside-out tandem of Jazz Sweet and Blaize Burgess this season. Add the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team to the list of successful squads. Manhattan High’s Gigi McAtee pressures Shawnee Heights’ Jazz Sweet on Tuesday night at MHS. The Indians won 50 ...

  • Wamego sinks Irish at buzzer

    WAMEGO — Tied, with 40 seconds remaining Tuesday night against Chapman, Wamego’s Lanie Page was alone well beyond the arc when she buried what would have been the go-ahead bucket. Wamego’s Lanie Page pulls up for a shot against Chapman Tuesday night in Wamego. Page scored 21 points in the Red ...

  • Red Raiders ease past Chapman

    WAMEGO — Red Raiders’ head coach Troy Hemphill wasn’t pleased with his team’s enthusiasm in his team’s 59-34 win over Chapman Tuesday night. Still, Wamego did what it needed to get the victory. Wamego’s Eli Miller puts up a shot against Chapman on Tuesday night at Wamego. ...










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