Saturday, June 25, 2016


  • 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

  • Area Schools | April 26, 2016

    Rock Creek JV goes 2-1 at triangular

    The Rock Creek JV softball team hosted Royal Valley and St. Marys for a triangular on Saturday. Rock Creek lost to Royal Valley in the opening game, 17-6. St. Marys defeated Royal Valley 19-11 in the second game and Rock Creek defeated St. Marys, 11-1.&

  • Area Schools | April 19, 2016

    Rock Creek splits with Marysville

    Rock Creek split a doubleheader against Marysville on Friday, losing Game 1, 8-7, before winning the nightcap, 12-2. Kyle Riffel led the Rock Creek offense in the first game with a grand slam and six RBIs. Nick Beyer was 2 for 3 with a double and three runs

  • Area Schools | April 06, 2016

    Rock Creek softball splits with Abilene

    The Rock Creek softball team split a doubleheader with Abilene on Tuesday, winning the first game, 5-1, before losing the second, 8-4. In Game 1, Brook Dillon hit a bases-loaded triple to give the Mustangs an early three-run advantage. Olivia Lee went 3 for 4 and Jessica Kildow

  • Area Schools | April 05, 2016

    Henry signs at Allen County Rock Creek’s Winter

    Rock Creek’s Winter Henry will continue her softball career at the next level. Henry signed with Allen County Community College on March 31. Rock Creek was runner-up at the Class 4A-DII softball tournament last spring.

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