Wednesday, February 10, 2016



Sports

  • 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.

  • Area Schools | January 19, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 59, DONIPHAN WEST 54

    The Valley Heights Mustangs got a boost from their home crowd in a quarterfinal upset of second-seeded and previously-undefeated Doniphan West in a battle between Mustangs.

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2016

    Frankfort boys edge Rams in OT

    The Frankfort boys’ basketball team played its way into the Twin-Valley League tournament quarterfinals on Saturday with a 60-47 overtime win over Blue Valley in Blue Rapids.

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 59, ONAGA 43

    In other opening-round boys’ action at the TVL tourney, seventh-seeded Valley Heights enjoyed a home-court advantage in a 16-point win over the Onaga Buffaloes Saturday.

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 68, BV-RANDOLPH 35

    Fifth-seeded Valley Heights cruised to an opening-round victory against 12th-seeded Blue Valley on Saturday, taking a 13-point lead to halftime and adding to it in each of the game’s final two quarters.

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2016

    FRANKFORT 60, LINN 48

    Eighth-seeded Frankfort used a strong first half to hold off ninth-seeded Linn in the opening round of the TVL tournament Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 17, 2016

    MHS boys win pivotal league matchup, 60-55

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    In a game headlined by two sets of the Centennial League’s best guards, it was Manhattan forward Christian Carmichael who had the play of the game for the Tribe in a 60-55 win over Highland Park on Friday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 17, 2016

    MHS wrestlers take 3rd at Newton Invite

    The short-handed Manhattan High wrestling team took part in the two-day Newton Tournament of Champions over the weekend, finishing in third place among 25 schools competing.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    Red Raiders rout Marysville, 81-48

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders outscored Marysville in every quarter en route to a dominant 81-48 win over the Bulldogs Friday night.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    SILVER LAKE 62, RILEY CO. 46

    At Riley, the Falcons took a five-point lead to halftime but gave it all back and more in the third quarter before struggling through the fourth quarter, where they were outscored 14-3 to close out the game.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    ROCK CREEK 67, WABAUNSEE 56

    At Flush, the Mustangs overcame a slow start to beat Wabaunsee and respond favorably following their first loss of the season on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    MARYSVILLE 63, WAMEGO 57

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders took an early lead but couldn’t finish off the win as Marysville rallied in the final two quarters to score a road win.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    SILVER LAKE 47, RILEY CO. 34

    At Riley, the Falcons stayed within striking distance most of the night, trailing by nine at halftime, but couldn’t make up the difference in the second half in a league loss to Silver Lake.

  • Area Schools | January 17, 2016

    WABAUNSEE 37, ROCK CREEK 35

    At Flush, the Mustangs continued a string of close losses against quality competition, coming up short against Wabaunsee at home.

  • Manhattan High School | January 16, 2016

    MHS girls force 29 turnovers, rout Highland Park

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    Like many coaches, Manhattan’s Scott Mall is likely to be more proud of a complete defensive effort than a high-scoring night on offense.

  • Manhattan High School | January 15, 2016

    MHS boys beat Scots, 60-55

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team managed to hold off Highland Park in the final minutes of a 60-55 victory Friday night to stay unbeaten.

  • Manhattan High School | January 15, 2016

    MSH girls win big vs. Scots

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had no trouble taking care of business against Highland Park Friday night, beating the Scots 77-34 at the MHS gymnasium.

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