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  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Rossville 60, Frankfort 44

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats hung tough against Rossville through the first quarter, keeping the game tied at 15, but found themselves down by seven at halftime and trailing by 15 heading into the fourth quarter.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Valley Heights 62, Linn 29

    At Linn, the Valley Heights boys pounded the Linn Bulldogs, leading 38-16 at halftime and continuing the rout in the second half.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Council Grove 55, Wamego 54

    At Council Grove, the Red Raiders led by four with a minute to play at Council Grove, but came up short in the final seconds against the Braves, with Council Grove hitting a 3-pointer and knocking down a pair of free throws to take the lead late.

  • Manhattan High School | January 28, 2014

    Cold temps slow down MHS bowlers

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    As the temperature dropped in Manhattan Monday afternoon, so did the scores for most of the high school bowlers competing on a frigid day in Manhattan’s quadrangular meet at Little Apple Lanes.

  • Area Schools | January 28, 2014

    Wamego girls still No. 1

    It’s another week at No.

  • General Activities | January 28, 2014

    Royals caravan coming to Manhattan, Fort Riley

    The annual Royals Caravan begins this week with stops in cities across Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Nebraska.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Valley Heights girls win TVL tourney

    Playing against host-school and undefeated Washington County on Saturday night, the second-seeded Valley Heights girls’ basketball team upset Tigers, 31-28, to win the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Doniphan West 39, Frankfort 34

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament in Washington, the Wildcats took a two-point lead after the first quarter, but were outscored in each of the following three quarters to fall to Doniphan West.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Valley Heights 53, Linn 40

    In the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament, Valley Heights (10-2, 5-1 Twin Valley) took an 11-point lead to halftime and led by 17 heading into the fourth quarter in a game that was never particularly close.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Frankfort 54, Doniphan West 49

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament, the Wildcats overcame a nine-point halftime deficit with a strong second half, outscoring Doniphan West by 10 in the third quarter and by four in the fourth to complete the rally.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide — who all went 5-0 — the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2014

    MHS wrestling fundraiser set for Tuesday at Chipotle

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is having a Chipotle night fundraiser on Tuesday, Jan.

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2014

    Melgares named Coach of the Year

    Fresh off her first cross country team title in 10 years as head coach at Manhattan, Susan Melgares was honored as the Kansas Cross Country Track and Field Coaches Association Class 6A boys’ coach of the year.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Wamego girls stay perfect, beat Falcons

    HILLSBORO — It was perhaps the most high-profile girls’ matchup in the area Saturday night as Class 4A Div.

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2014

    MHS closes TOC with loss to Maize

    DODGE CITY — It looked like Manhattan High was going to get a come-from-behind victory Saturday over the Maize in the third-place game of the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions at United Wireless Arena.

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2014

    Hays defeats MHS in tourney semis

    DODGE CITY — It was close, but not enough Friday night, as the Manhattan High boy’ basketball team could not overcome a poor third quarter, losing to Hays, 42-36, in the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions semifinal at United Wireless Arena.

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2014

    MHS girls squeak past Spartans in OT

    EMPORIA — Manhattan head coach Scott Mall knows his team has the most success when it controls the tempo and the flow of the game on both ends of the floor.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Wamego boys lose to Hillsboro, take 4th

    In the third-place game of the Trojan Classic on Saturday, the Wamego boys’ basketball team couldn’t keep pace with the host Trojans after taking an early lead, losing 60-47 to fall to 1-2 on the weekend against a loaded field.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    TMP 61, Riley Co. 42

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons gave up big runs to the TMP Monarchs in the second and fourth quarters in the fifth-place game at the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro to end the weekend with a 1-2 mark and in sixth place.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Hanover 44, Valley Heights 40

    At Washington, the Mustangs fell in a close game to Hanover to land in the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Rock Creek 69, Derby Invasion 59

    At Canton, the Mustangs took third place at the Canton-Galva midseason tournament with a win over the Derby Homeschool Invasion.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Washington Co. 56, BV-Randolph 31

    At Washington, the Rams closed out their week at the Twin Valley League tournament with a loss to Washington County.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Hesston 59, Wamego 45

    At Hillsboro, the Red Raiders fell to the top-seeded Hesston Swathers to set up a game with Hillsboro for third place.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Rock Creek 49, St. Marys 30

    At Flush, the Mustangs got their first win of the season with a 49-30 rout of St.

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