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  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Council Grove 40, Rock Creek 21

    At Flush, the Mustangs played close for one quarter before Council Grove took a 12-point lead to halftime. Rock Creek cut into the lead in the third quarter but was outscored 14-5 in the fourth quarter. Rock Creek (0-4) hits the road for a game

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Silver Lake 59, Riley Co. 42

    At Riley, the Falcons trailed by 13 at halftime and couldn’t cut into the deficit in the final two quarters against the Eagles. The Falcons got 14 points from Bethany Crubel, with Jordan Clouse adding six. Riley County (1-3) travels to Clay Center on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    BV-Randolph 49, St. Xavier 21

    At Junction City, Blue Valley used a strong second quarter, outscoring St. Xavier 22-4, to build a big lead and win its first game of the season comfortably Friday night. The Rams were led by Tessa Henry’s 13 points, while Megan Plummer added 11. Blue Valley (1

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Doniphan West 48, Frankfort 34

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats trailed by 10 at halftime before playing Doniphan West close the rest of the night in a 14-point loss. The Wildcats got 15 points from Abra Shirley, with Kyla Hardwick adding 14.

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Burkholder brings playoffs back to Wamego

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    With his first four-year class at Wamego High entering its senior year, head coach Dale Burkholder knew he had something special brewing when the team started summer practices in August. After an 8-2 finish and an undefeated mark in district play that led to its

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Kaylee Page leaving Nebraska


    LINCOLN, Neb.  — Freshman Kaylee Page has left the Nebraska women’s basketball program. Coach Connie Yori announced Tuesday night that she had released Page from her scholarship and also had released Kaylee’s younger sister, Lanie, from the national letter of intent she recently

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Miller’s 20 paces Wamego in win

    At Wamego, Eli Miller scored a game-high 20 points in Wamego’s 64-51 win over Riley County Tuesday night. The Red Raiders took an 18-13 lead to halftime, but quickly stretched it out in the third quarter as both teams started to heat up. Wamego outscored

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Valley Heights 65, Frankfort 34

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights had no trouble dispatching the Frankfort Wildcats, taking a quick 11-point lead in the first quarter and adding to it in each of the subsequent quarters for the lopsided win. The Mustangs were led by Gage Woodyard’s 16 points, with

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Abilene 74, Rock Creek 46

    At Abilene, Rock Creek started off well but quickly slowed in the second quarter, taking an 18-13 lead after one but trailing 31-21 by halftime. Abilene had a 24-point lead by the start of the fourth quarter in the blowout win. Rock Creek was led

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Linn 48, BV-Randolph 41

    At Linn, the Rams fell behind early and couldn’t make up for it late in the game, despite outscoring the Bulldogs by three in the fourth quarter. Linn led by nine points at halftime. Chase Carey had 21 points for Blue Valley, including a pair

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