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  • 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. In Thursday afternoon’s opener at McPherson’s Mid-America Classic, Manhattan used a strong rebounding edge to defeat Hays, 60-24, in a game ...

  • 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. The girls’ team rolled a season-high team score of 2,310 to defeat Junction City, which had a 2,084 in what turned out to be a dual as Salina Sacred ...

  • 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. The Mustangs led 34-28 going into the fourth quarter, where they held on for the close win. Rock ...

  • 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.  With the victory, head coach Shawn Condra earned his 400th career victory in his 20th season at MCC. MCC got off to a blazing start in the ...

  • 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. The victory was the Rams’ first of the season. Blue Valley (1-12, 0-6 Twin Valley) had two girls with ...

  • 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. The two teams played even in the fourth quarter to give the win to ...

  • 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. Rossville outscored Frankfort 16-8 in the final quarter to pull out the win. ...

  • 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. Top-ranked Wamego (13-0, 4-0 NCKL) was led by Kaylee Page’s 19 points, with Lanie ...

  • 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. The Mustangs trailed by six heading into the fourth quarter, but was outscored 19-12 in the ...

  • 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. Blue Valley scored 26 points in the fourth quarter in forcing overtime, but were outscored 7-5 in the extra four-minute period. Zach Rootring led Blue Valley (2-11, 0-6 Twin Valley) ...

  • 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. Frankfort (2-10, 0-6 Twin Valley) got 21 points from Lucas Adams to lead all scorers, with Brett Kenworthy ...

  • 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. Valley Heights (11-2, 6-1 Twin Valley) was led by Charles Musil and Elijah Smith with 15 points each, with Quentin Blaske adding 10. The Mustangs host Frankfort on Friday. ...










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