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  • MHS girls rout Blue Jays, clinch top seed Mhsgirls24.phatch

    For a brief couple of minutes in the first quarter, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team looked like it might have its hands full against Junction City. It didn’t last long. Manhattan started slow, but finished in a big way, routing the visiting Junction City Blue Jays, 71-21, to ...

  • Eisenhower MS edges Anthony

    Eisenhower Middle School beat Anthony Middle School 38-31 Tuesday night to repeat as the Little Apple boys’ basketball champion in a game played at Eisenhower. Eisenhower led by three at halftime, but Anthony cut the lead to one heading into the fourth quarter. The Eagles won the fourth quarter, however, 17 ...

  • Falcons rally to beat Council Grove

    At Riley, playing a tough game against one of the area’s better girls’ basketball teams, Riley County topped Council Grove 72-58 on Tuesday. The Falcons (16-1) opened to a slow start, trailing 21-14 after the first quarter. Council Grove (15-3) extended its lead to 39-21 by halftime. Riley County ...

  • Rock Creek 45, Chapman 37

    At Chapman, Rock Creek picked up its fifth win of the season Tuesday, beating Chapman 45-37. The Mustangs (5-11) led 7-2 after the first quarter and 20-8 by halftime. The Irish (1-14) tried to get back in the game in the third quarter, cutting the lead to 26-17. The teams ...

  • Wetmore 51, BV-Randolph 45

    At Wetmore, in a Twin Valley League battle, the Blue Valley Rams fell 51-45 to Wetmore on Tuesday. The Rams (2-15) actually had the lead early in the game, leading 19-13 after the first, and 29-23 at halftime. Wetmore (5-12) made its comeback in the third, trailing just 37-33 going ...

  • Frankfort 45, Troy 40

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats held on to win 45-40 over Troy on Tuesday. The Wildcats (5-11) were ahead 13-11 after the first quarter and 25-16 at halftime. Troy (6-10) outscored the Wildcats 14-7 in the third to cut the lead to 32-30. Frankfort outscored Troy 13-10 in the final ...

  • Council Grove 48, Riley County 38

    At Riley, Council Grove moved to 18-0 on the season on Tuesday with a 48-38 win over Riley County. Council Grove got out to a 13-7 lead in the first quarter and pushed ahead 22-14. Council Grove extended its lead in the third quarter, outscoring Riley County (4-13) 11-9. Both ...

  • Rock Creek 72, Chapman 46

    At Chapman, in a game of two teams headed in different directions, Rock Creek slammed Chapman, 72-46. Rock Creek moved to 14-3 with the win, while the Irish fell to 1-13. Rock Creek led 22-14 after the first, and 40-25 by halftime. The Mustangs added 26 more points to their lead ...

  • Troy 60, Frankfort 48

    At Frankfort, a big fourth quarter from Troy led to a loss for Frankfort on Tuesday, with the Wildcats falling 60-48 at home. Troy (9-8) outscored Frankfort 20-7 in the fourth quarter to earn the come-from-behind victory. Lucas Adams scored 21 points and knocked down five 3-pointers along the way. Brett ...

  • Wamego 70, Clay Center 40

    At Wamego, thanks to a big second half performance, the Wamego Red Raiders beat Clay Center, 70-40, on Tuesday. It was a tighter game in the first half as the Red Raiders (8-9) led 11-6 after one and 30-20 by the break. But Wamego would outscore Clay Center (3-14) 40-20 ...

  • MHS boys rout Junction City

    Using a quick start and a strong second half, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team won in dominant fashion, 94-65, against Junction City Tuesday night that was nothing like the January meeting between the schools. Manhattan earned the win in the first meeting, 35-32. The two teams had scored more ...

  • MHS girls rout Blue Jays

    Manhattan High started slow, but finished in a big way, routing the visiting Junction City Blue Jays 71-21 to stay undefeated in Centennial League play and also clinch the top seed at sub-state in early March. The Indians trailed 5-0 in the first quarter, but outscored the Blue Jays 33-2 ...












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