Friday, May 27, 2016


  • Area Schools | May 10, 2016

    Rock Creek survives 9-inning game with St. Marys

    In a single game played on Monday, Rock Creek won, 4-3, by way of a walk-off two-run home run by Winter Henry in the bottom of the ninth inning against St. Marys. The second game was called because of lightning in the area. The Bears

  • Area Schools | May 09, 2016

    Rock Creek baseball sweeps Silver Lake

    The Rock Creek baseball team completed a sweep of Silver Lake on Thursday, winning the first game 5-0 and finishing off the nightcap with a 7-6 win over the Eagles in eight innings. In Game 1, Rock Creek’s Connor Greening and Caleb Rogge put together

  • Area Schools | May 09, 2016

    Rock Creek softball splits with Eagles

    The bats were busy at Rock Creek on Thursday, and when the dust cleared, Rock Creek had a 10-9 win over Silver Lake as part of a split with the Eagles. The teams combined for 23 hits in the opening game, including eight extra-base hits. The

  • Area Schools | May 09, 2016

    Rock Creek JV softball takes 2nd in Holton

    The Rock Creek JV softball team finished its season and took second place in a tournament in Holton over the weekend, going 2-1 on Saturday. The Mustangs opened with Hiawatha and after a 3-3 first inning, Rock Creek broke it open to win, 15-6. 

  • Area Schools | May 05, 2016

    Rock Creek baseball sweeps Wabaunsee

    The Rock Creek baseball team secured a pair of wins in a sweep of Wabaunsee on Tuesday, winning the opening game 4-0 and taking the nightcap, 12-2, in five innings. In Game 1, Rock Creek scored a single run in the top of the third inning

  • Area Schools | May 05, 2016

    Rock Creek softball gets road sweep

    On Tuesday, Rock Creek softball went to Alma for a pair of long games, winning 16-11 in the opener and 20-6 in the nightcap. Demi Kunkel had a record night with three homeruns total while also notching an impressive 11 RBIs on the night.  Winter

  • Area Schools | May 03, 2016

    Mustangs sweep Mission Valley

    In games played on Thursday, Rock Creek softball was error free in two games against Mission Valley, winning 10-0 in the opener and 13-2 in the late game.  Brynn Hammett earned the shutout win and struck out eight in Game 1 and also pitched for

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | April 27, 2016

    Weather forces area postponements

    Long before severe storms rolled through the Flint Hills Tuesday afternoon, area sports events at both the college and high school levels were postponed following an ominous forecast. The decision to move events to alternate dates proved to be the right one, as storms fired

  • Area Schools | April 27, 2016

    Rock Creek baseball sweeps Falcons

    Playing at Kansas State’s Tointon Family Stadium, the Rock Creek baseball team swept a doubleheader against Mid-East League rival Riley County Monday. Officials moved the games up because of Tuesday’s ominous weather forecast. The Mustangs won both games in run-rule fashion, taking Game 1, 11

  • Area Schools | April 26, 2016

    Mustangs drop 2 to Riley County

    Rock Creek played at Riley County on Monday in games that were moved up to avoid weather predicted for Tuesday. Rock Creek fell 4-2 in the opener and 7-4 in the nightcap. In Game 1, Rock Creek had six hits — two coming from Brynn Hammett including

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