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  • Area Schools | February 01, 2014

    Rock Creek 57, St. Marys 31

    At Flush, Rock Creek got out to a good start on Friday, leading to a 57-31 win over St.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2014

    Valley Heights 59, Frankfort 29

    At Blue Rapids, Sidney Blackburn scored 30 points as Valley Heights pounded Frankfort, 59-29, on Friday.

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2014

    Wabaunsee too much for Falcons, 58-49

    Rc2.phatch

    RILEY — Some hot shooting by the Wabaunsee Chargers helped put an end to Riley County’s two-game winning streak as the Falcons lost at home, 58-49, on Friday night to their Mid-East League foe.

  • Manhattan High School | February 01, 2014

    MHS girls win Mid-America Classic

    MCPHERSON — In a hard-fought game, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team won the 19th annual Mid-America Classic with a 44-37 win over the host McPherson Bullpups Saturday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2014

    MHS girls rout SM South in semifinals

    A day after routing Hays in the opening round of the Mid-America Classic in McPherson, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team advanced to Saturday’s tournament championship with a 66-35 win over Shawnee Mission South.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2014

    MHS suspends boys’ basketball coach

    Brooks.phatch

    When the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team takes the court at Emporia Saturday night, it will do so without head coach Tim Brooks.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2014

    MHS girls rout Hays to open Classic

    MCPHERSON — With no regular contributors standing taller than 5-foot-11, it’s not every night the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has a size advantage over its opponent.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2014

    MHS bowlers take first at Junction City

    The Manhattan High bowling teams went 2 for 2 on Thursday in Junction City, capturing a pair of first-place finishes at the Blue Jays’ triangular.

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2014

    Rock Creek beats Jackson Heights

    In the consolation semifinals of the 37th annual Hiawatha Girls Invitational, Rock Creek used a strong third quarter to wipe out a three-point halftime deficit and defeat Jackson Heights, 38-35, on Thursday.

  • Area Schools | January 30, 2014

    MCC’s Condra gets win No. 400

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team won its sixth consecutive road game by defeating Union College 95-69 earlier this week.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Blue Valley girls pick up first victory of the season

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley girls took a six-point lead to halftime, but turned it on in the third quarter, leading by 15 heading into the fourth to win going away, 55-34.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Valley Heights 49, Linn 44

    At Linn, the Mustangs beat Linn in a back-and-forth game that saw Valley Heights take a 13-point halftime lead, only to see Linn outscore the Mustangs 16-9 in the third quarter to make it a game.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Rossville 46, Frankfort 34

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats took a two-point lead after the first quarter of play against Rossville, but couldn’t keep it going against the Bulldogs, trailing by three at halftime and four heading into the fourth quarter.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Wamego 57, Council Grove 28

    At Council Grove, the Red Raiders led 24-16 at halftime before turning it on in the third quarter, using a 14-2 run to build its lead to 18 heading into the fourth quarter and win going away.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Horton 51, Rock Creek 38

    In the first round of the 37th annual Hiawatha Girls Invitational, Rock Creek faced second-seeded Horton and kept the game within arm’s reach in the first half, trailing by seven at the break.

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Wakefield 61, BV-Randolph 59, OT

    At Randolph, Wakefield got just enough from its boys in overtime to get a road win over the Blue Valley Rams.

  • 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.

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