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  • Rock Creek wrestling competes at Burlington

    The Rock Creek wrestling team competed at the Burlington Invitational on Jan. 9, placing six in the top eight of the Mustangs’ respective weight classes. Burenheide took third at 145 pounds, going 3-1. Winn was third at 160, going 4-1. Kaden Niemeyer took fifth at 285 pounds, finishing the day 2-2. Josh Ward was ...

  • 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. Valley Heights stayed close for a half, trailing by four points at halftime, but saw Hanover break the game open in the third ...

  • 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. The Wildcats couldn’t keep up with Washington County’s high-scoring attack, however, falling behind by 18 by halftime and ...

  • 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. Valley Heights went to halftime tied at 24, but outscored Doniphan West 20-9 in the third quarter to build a big lead. Doniphan West was ...

  • 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. The Wildcats trailed at halftime by five but made up the difference in the third quarter to go into the fourth tied at 31. ...

  • 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. The Mustangs took an 11-point lead to halftime but put the game away in the third quarter, outscoring Onaga 15-1 in the period to build ...

  • 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. Jo Roepke scored a game-high 30 points, with Kayla Smith adding 20 for the Mustangs. Leading the Rams was ...

  • 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. Frankfort led by 13 at halftime before playing mostly even the rest of the way. The Wildcats got a game-high 24 points from Emilee Ebert, with Rebecca Adams adding 16. Frankfort (4-6) ...

  • 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. Wamego had a 23-7 lead after one and took a 17-point advantage to halftime before adding to it in the final two quarters. Sean Nordberg finished with a ...

  • 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. Jackson Wagner scored 11 points to lead Riley County, with Tyler Halstead adding 10. Riley ...

  • 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. Rock Creek didn’t take the lead for good until the second quarter, outscoring Wabaunsee 19-6 in the period to turn a five-point deficit into a big ...

  • 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. The Red Raiders led 19-11 after the first quarter and went to halftime tied at 27-27. In the third, Marysville took ...










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