Area Schools

  • Carey, Hatesohl medal at state track for Blue Valley

    At this weekend’s all-class state track and field meet at Wichita’s Cessna Stadium, Blue Valley had four medalists among the Class 1A ranks. In addition to Griffen Vincent’s two fifth-place finishes, Chase Carey took second place in the 1,600-meter run in 4:42.33 and Georgia Hatesohl took fifth place ...

  • Valley Heights girls bring home state title

    WICHITA — Though head coach Tony Trimble says he had doubts about whether the Valley Heights girls’ track and field team would win a title this weekend, his team put those worries to rest quickly at the all-class state track meet at Wichita State’s Cessna Stadium. Valley Heights won its ...

  • Hayden finishes off Rock Creek, 13-2

    After finding themselves down six runs after four innings of Thursday’s suspended Class 4A-Division II quarterfinal, it was going to be an uphill climb for the Rock Creek baseball team to rally back and come out on top. The Mustangs started strong, but couldn’t find a way to ...

  • Rock Creek, Hayden halted in 4th by weather Coach.mercury

    EMPORIA — After nearly completing four innings of Thursday’s Class 4A-Division II quarterfinal between Hayden and Rock Creek, the deterioration of field conditions at Soden’s Grove Ball Field finally forced the hand of tournaments officials and the game was postponed - six hours after it began. A pair of ...

  • FHSC to host summer program

    The coaching staff of the Flint Hills Soccer Club is planning to organize a summer soccer camp for Manhattan youth. Weather permitting, the participants will meet at the southwest soccer fields of Anneberg Park each Saturday morning for five sessions during the months of June and July. Boys and girls ...

  • Mustangs ready for challenge at state baseball

    A year ago at this time, the Rock Creek Mustangs were preparing for the Class 4A-Division II state baseball tournament in search of the school’s first state title in any sport. The Mustangs came through, shutting out Concordia for a 2-0 win while ending a string of runner-up finishes ...

  • Rock Creek softball falls to Chapman in regional play

    After facing Chapman last year in the Class 4A-Div. II state semifinal game, Rock Creek was hoping to knock them out of contention to the 2016 state tournament in last week’s regional rematch. But the Mustangs couldn’t get it done, falling 10-6 to the Fighting Irish in a regional ...

  • FHCS completes track season

    The Flint Hills Christian School’s track and field teams finished its 2016 season Saturday at the Veritas Christian School Invitational, hosted by Eudora High School. The season was full of highlights for the Warriors, including 75 personal bests and eight new school records between the junior high and senior high school ...

  • Patton named 2016 Brooks finalist

    Rick Patton of Wamego High School is a finalist for the 2016 Brooks Inspiring Coach of the Year Award. The annual, multinational award recognizes a running coach who goes above and beyond to inspire their team members to push themselves to new heights while creating a lasting difference in their community. ...

  • K-State commencement, women of jazz and more Plan.your.week1  medium1

    K-State football coach Bill Snyder Friday will share his wisdom with departing K-State veterinary students at their graduation. Snyder will serve as the commencement speaker for the College of Veterinary Medicine in McCain Auditorium at 3:30 p.m. Other Friday events include Army and Air Force ROTC units commissioning ceremonies at 10 ...

  • Rock Creek baseball sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek baseball team won a pair of run-rule shortened games against St. Marys on Monday, beating the Bears 12-2 in the opener before pulling out a 17-7 win in the nightcap. In Game 1, Rock Creek scored five runs in the second inning and added three more in the ...

  • Mustangs softball drops 2 at Rossville

    The Rock Creek softball team was swept in its final two games of the regular season on Tuesday, dropping a pair of games to Rossville, 2-1 and 12-0. The first game was a battle for both teams to move runners in a low-scoring affair. Rossville scored in the first inning ...










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