TOPEKA — It took her three quarters to get there, but Manhattan High’s Caroline Ballard finally found her jump shot Tuesday night against Washburn Rural.
TOPEKA — For 6-foot-5 junior wing Pierson McAtee, mismatches are starting to become fairly common.
FLUSH — The Riley County girls’ basketball team used a strong third quarter to get some much-needed separation against the Rock Creek Mustangs Tuesday night in a 43-31 road win in a rivalry game.
FLUSH — The Rock Creek Mustangs ran away from the Riley County Falcons, 67-31, in a rivalry game that was blown open in the first half.
On Monday, Jan.
In the latest version of the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings, the Wamego girls’ basketball team continued its run atop the Class 4A D-I poll, coming in at No.
The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team won two games last weekend at the Cookson Hills Classic in Oklahoma.
At Frankfort, the Wildcats got their first win of the season with a 42-39 win over the Wabaunsee Chargers Friday night, riding a nine-point halftime lead to a victory, despite struggles from the free-throw line.
WAMEGO — Paced by junior Lanie Page, the Wamego Red Raiders girls’ basketball team overwhelmed the Rock Creek Mustangs for a 47-18, victory on Friday night.
WAMEGO — Packed to the brim, Wamego and Rock Creek fans squeezed into the gym at Wamego High School expecting a shootout, and that’s exactly what they got.
Curry Sexton and Cody Whitehair are two key players on the K-State football team. They played football together at Abilene High School.
This weekend’s trip to Grand Island, Neb.
BLUE RAPIDS — For the first time all season, the undefeated Valley Heights boys’ basketball team was tested.
BLUE RAPIDS — TheValley Heights girls blitzed the visiting Doniphan West Mustangs from beginning to end for a 64-42 victory on Friday night to stay undefeated.
At Clay Center, the Red Raiders took a nine-point lead after the first quarter and didn’t look back on the road against the Tigers, leading by 11 at halftime and 12 after the third quarter to pick up an easy 46-27 victory.
At Troy, the Rams trailed by just three at halftime, but were outscored 13-1 in the third quarter to put the game away.
At Alma, the Mustangs trailed by nine at halftime before playing mostly even in the second half against Wabaunsee.
At Clay Center, the Red Raiders took a 19-7 lead after the first quarter and cruised the rest of the way, taking a 32-point lead into the fourth quarter.
At Troy, the Rams put together a furious fourth-quarter rally, outscoring Troy 24-13, but couldn’t quite finish it off.
At Alma, the Mustangs took a 20-6 lead after the first quarter and led 38-18 at halftime before leading by 40 heading into the fourth quarter.
FRANKFORT — A solid start, a late third quarter run and a game-high 16 points from Frankfort guard Lucas Adams weren’t enough to overcome two scoring droughts of more than 5 minutes as the Wildcats’ upset bid against the Baileyville B&B Falcons fell short, 36-29.
You don’t have to be a basketball expert to know that converting 70 percent of your shots over the course of an entire game leads to good results.
Manhattan High girls’ basketball senior Darby Price has been good this year for the Indians, but through three games, had yet to have a complete game.
Manhattan had two goals for the first portion of the season, which ended with Friday night’s 66-35 win over Emporia.
The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team rebounded from its first loss of the season to beat the Emporia Spartans 66-40 in a game that was never close.
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