At Frankfort, Blue Valley got off to a good start and held on the rest of the way in a consolation win over Onaga.
At Hillsboro, Riley County couldn’t overcome a difficult start and lost a semi-final game against Clay Center in the Hillsborn tournament.
At Frankfort, Hanover jumped ahead early and held its advantage in a 47-39 win over Frankfort in the Twin Valley League tournament.
At Burlington, Rock Creek struggled to score more than 10 points in a period after the first quarter, losing 52-27 to Sabetha in the Burlington tournament.
At Frankfort, Valley Heights used a big second quarter to pull away and beat Washington County in the Twin Valley League tournament.
At Tonganoxie, Wamego jumped out to a big lead after the first quarter and coasted to a 54-26 win at the Tonganoxie tournament.
DODGE CITY – The Manhattan High boys’ basketball took control early before fending off a rally attempt by Maize in the third quarter en route to a 70-53 win in the third-place game of the Dodge City Tournament of Champions Saturday.
Most unbeaten streaks come to an end just as Manhattan High’s did Friday night.
DODGE CITY — With some of the state’s best teams likely waiting in the semifinals at the Dodge City Tournament of Champions, the Manhattan High basketball team first had to take care of business against a one-win Hutchinson team on Thursday.
Most years, only a handful of the 10 teams in the Centennial League have legitimate hopes of winning a Centennial League title in boys’ swimming and diving.
The Wamego boys’ basketball team stayed undefeated and won easily over Jefferson West on Wednesday, beating the Tigers 74-46 and reserving a place in Saturday’s championship game against Eudora.
DODGE CITY – The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team took care of business in its opening-round game at the Dodge City Tournament of Champions, defeating Hutchinson 55-35 to advance to Friday’s semifinals.
Wamego closed out its run in pool play with a 13-point loss to DeSoto, maintaining a small lead through each of the first two quarters and taking a 21-19 halftime lead.
How much success Manhattan High has at this weekend’s Tournament of Champions in Dodge City could be a strong indicator of how the Indians might fare at the Class 6A state basketball tournament in March, should they get that far.
Playing in the opening round of the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro, the Riley County girls held off a late rally attempt by the Buffaloes in a 47-43 win Tuesday.
At Tonganoxie, the Red Raiders lost their pool play opener to Bonner Springs on Monday.
At Hillsboro, the Falcons had no answer in the paint for Holcomb post Connor VanCleave, who scored 27 points on 11-of-18 shooting in Tuesday’s opening-round win for the Longhorns.
At Frankfort, the Rams took an eight-point lead after the first quarter but couldn’t put away the Bulldogs from there, taking a four-point lead to halftime before re-extending the lead in the third quarter.
At Tonganoxie, the Red Raiders took a 15-point lead to halftime and held off DeSoto in the second half of an opening-round win at the Tonganoxie Invitational Monday.
The Frankfort girls’ basketball team upset top-seeded and undefeated Washington County in the Twin-Valley League tournament quarterfinals in Blue Rapids on Monday, winning 55-53 in overtime.
The Rock Creek wrestling team lost a dual with Council Grove on Jan. 14, falling 51-29.
The Rock Creek wrestling team competed at the Burlington Invitational on Jan.
The United 13-and-under Konza volleyball club team from Manhattan competed at the “In It To Win It” tournament in Hutchinson recently.
Playing on their home court, the Valley Heights Mustangs were outscored in all four quarters in a 17-point loss to Hanover Monday night in the TVL quarterfinals.
Playing the next game on the same court as the Frankfort girls, the Frankfort boys were hoping to secure an upset win and complete the sweep against the Tigers Monday night.
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