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Sports

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Centralia 46, Rock Creek 13

    At Flush, Rock Creek had the misfortune of facing its district’s champion in the final game of the season, and lost 46-13. Centralia had all but wrapped up the district title before it traveled to Flush, and cemented in with a steady attack that

  • Area Schools | October 31, 2014

    Falcons make 12th straight postseason

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    RILEY — Huddled around a radio broadcast, the Riley County coaches nervously awaited their playoff fate on Thursday night. The team took care of its end, thumping Marysville 40-7, but the coaches needed Minneapolis’ 29-12 lead over Washington County to hold in order to make the

  • Area Schools | October 29, 2014

    Area teams qualify for state cross country

    The Flint Hills region will send four teams and four individuals to their respective cross country state meets this weekend. The Wamego boys’ team will have the opportunity to run at home one last time after advancing as a team with a second-place finish in

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Red Raiders clinch district title

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    WAMEGO — New district, new results. With the separation of Class 4A into two new districts, Wamego ditched 4A powers Hayden and Holton this season. On Friday, Wamego broke a playoff drought that started in 2007 with a 35-14 win over Smoky Valley, making them the District 6

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Riley County rallies to beat Minneapolis

    At Minneapolis, the Falcons overcame a 10-point halftime deficit, scoring in each of the final two quarters to rally past Minneapolis Friday night, 21-17. Riley County got a 37-yard interception return by Dalton Huey, while also scoring on a 37-yard touchdown run by running back

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Nemaha Central 28, Rock Creek 9

    At Seneca, newly consolidated Nemaha Central scored in each quarter to cruise past Rock Creek, taking a 14-3 lead to halftime and adding to it in the second half. The Mustangs mustered only a 38-yard field goal by Luke Niemeyer and a third-quarter, 5-yard touchdown

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Frankfort 58, Southern Cloud 12

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats won big against Southern Cloud in a district matchup. The win marks the second straight victory for Frankfort (4-4), which ends its season with another winnable game against Blue Valley on the road next week. Game information and individual statistics were

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Axtell 46, BV-Randolph 0

    At Axtell, the Rams trailed 36-0 after the first quarter before Axtell called off the dogs the rest of the game. Blue Valley was shut out for the fourth time this season. The Rams (0-8) host Frankfort (4-4) in next week’s season finale.

  • Area Schools | October 26, 2014

    Valley Heights 48, Republic Co. 6

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs scored early and often against Republic County, winning big in a rout. Game information and individual statistics were not made available. Valley Heights (4-4) takes a two-game winning streak into its regular-season finale against Jackson Heights (3-5) at home next

  • Area Schools | October 20, 2014

    Anthony wins league volleyball championship

    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


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