Sunday, February 7, 2016



Sports

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    BV-RANDOLPH 39, ONAGA 29

    At Frankfort, Blue Valley got off to a good start and held on the rest of the way in a consolation win over Onaga.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    CLAY CENTER 40, RILEY CO. 33

    At Hillsboro, Riley County couldn’t overcome a difficult start and lost a semi-final game against Clay Center in the Hillsborn tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    HANOVER 47, FRANKFORT 39

    At Frankfort, Hanover jumped ahead early and held its advantage in a 47-39 win over Frankfort in the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    SABETHA 52, ROCK CREEK 27

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 47, WASHINGTON CO. 31

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights used a big second quarter to pull away and beat Washington County in the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    WAMEGO 54, EUDORA 26

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego jumped out to a big lead after the first quarter and coasted to a 54-26 win at the Tonganoxie tournament.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS boys take 3rd at TOC, beat Maize 70-53

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2016

    MHS boys lose heartbreaker to East in OT

    Most unbeaten streaks come to an end just as Manhattan High’s did Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2016

    MHS eases past Hutch, gets East in TOC semis

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2016

    Indians get sneak peek at top league schools

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    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.

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2016

    Wamego cruises to Tonganoxie final

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2016

    MHS boys advance at TOC, beat Hutch 55-35

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2016

    DESOTO 43, WAMEGO 30

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | January 20, 2016

    Indians preparing for ‘state’ at TOC

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    Riley girls edge Republic County at Trojan Classic

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    BONNER SPRINGS 44, WAMEGO 36

    At Tonganoxie, the Red Raiders lost their pool play opener to Bonner Springs on Monday.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    HOLCOMB 61, RILEY COUNTY 27

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    BV-RANDOLPH 43, LINN 42

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    WAMEGO 63, DESOTO 49

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    Frankfort girls upset top-seeded Washington County at TVL tourney

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    Rock Creek competes with Council Grove

    The Rock Creek wrestling team lost a dual with Council Grove on Jan. 14, falling 51-29.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    Rock Creek wrestling competes at Burlington

    The Rock Creek wrestling team competed at the Burlington Invitational on Jan.

  • General Activities | January 19, 2016

    United volleyball team wins in Hutchinson

    The United 13-and-under Konza volleyball club team from Manhattan competed at the “In It To Win It” tournament in Hutchinson recently.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    HANOVER 61, VALLEY HEIGHTS 44

    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.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    WASHINGTON CO. 70, FRANKFORT 39

    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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