The Anthony Middle School eighth-grade A volleyball team won the Centennial Middle League Championship on Saturday. The Tornadoes defeated Emporia (25-9, 25-11), Shawnee Heights (25-16, 25-9) and Eisenhower (25-12, 25-12) to get through pool play undefeated. They took on Junction City in the semifinals, winning 25
The Wamego Red Raider cross country teams swept both the team and individual titles at the North Central Kansas League meet over the weekend, with Allison Seufert winning the girls’ varsity race in a time of 16:32.02 while Ethan Artzer won the boys’ race in a
The Eisenhower Middle School football team defeated Anthony Middle School 36- 0 on Oct. 14, to win the Little Apple Championship. Jay Liggons had 12 carries for 109 yards and a touchdown, threw a 41-yard touchdown pass and returned an interception 60 yards for a touchdown. Kevontae McDonald opened the
RILEY — After surrendering two touchdowns just before halftime the Riley County football team fought back for a chance to tie early in the fourth quarter, but came up short, falling in a wild 41-32 shootout to Washington County to begin district play. “We were able
At St. Marys, the Rock Creek Mustangs started slow but finished strong in their 51-28 win over St. Marys Friday night. The Mustangs trailed 8-0 heading into the second quarter, but scored 30 points before halftime and put up 21 in the fourth quarter to win comfortably.
At Linn, the Frankfort Wildcats scored in bunches against Linn, with sophomore quarterback Adam Kenworthy throwing for three touchdowns and rushing for three more, while junior running back Jase Suther rushed for four scores and 235 yards. Frankfort (3-4) hosts Southern Cloud (1-6) next week.
At Chapman, the Red Raiders managed to win a low-scoring affair to start district play, taking a 13-6 lead to halftime and scoring on a 50-yard scramble by quarterback Kyler Alderson in the second half to put away the game. Wamego (6-1) hosts Smoky Valley (4
At Miltonvale, Southern Cloud won a battle of winless teams against Blue Valley Randolph, outlasting the Rams to win by 18 points. Game information was not made available. Blue Valley (0-7) travels to Axtell (5-2) next week.
At Alma, the Valley Heights Mustangs dominated from start to finish against the Chargers, taking a 38-0 halftime lead and cruising through the second half while preserving the shutout. Valley Heights (3-4) hosts Republic County (1-6) next week.
In seventh-grade action, the Eisenhower volleyball teams finished the regular season with wins over Anthony on Thursday. The A team got the day started with a two-set win over the Tornadoes, 25-12, 26-24. In the first set, EMS made several spectacular plays including a one-armed,
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