The Wamego cross country teams competed at the Newton Invitational on Saturday, with the girls taking seventh and the boys finishing fifth. Tessa Seeberger led the girls’ team with a 22nd-place finish, while Alexis Pettay was 26th. Elise Wolf took 31st, Kaydra Schmidt was 41st,
The Anthony eighth grade volleyball team swept a quad with Emporia, Hays and Eisenhower last week. Anthony started by defeating Emporia 25-14, 25-9. Haleigh Harper had four aces. They defeated Hays 25-11, 25-11. Garrin Williams, Brooklyn Cink, and Graycn Evans each had four kills.
FLUSH — In just a few plays, the momentum seemed to fall right out from under Rock Creek. Riley County scored quickly on a few drives and the Mustangs couldn’t answer in a 34-13 loss at home. The Mustangs tied the game at 7 with an 8
At Valley Falls, the Valley Heights Mustangs rallied in the fourth quarter to win their district opener against Valley Falls, 33-28. The Mustangs (2-3) started with a 21-6 halftime lead, but fell behind 22-21 after Valley Falls scored 16 unanswered points in the third quarter. Valley
At Clay Center, one week after suffering its first NCKL loss since 2011, Wamego got in another close one on Friday at Clay Center. The Red Raiders managed to come away with the win, beating Clay Center on the road, 14-6. Wamego (4-1) will be at
At Frankfort, things didn’t turn out too well for Frankfort in its district opener, as a powerful Axtell team rang up 62 points in a 62-28 win over the Wildcats. The Wildcats got 93 rushing yards out of Jase Suther, who returned a kickoff 68 yards for
At Pike Valley, the Blue Valley Rams were denied their first win of the season in a district contest on Friday, losing to Pike Valley, 58-20. The Rams (0-5) will be seeking their first win of the season next week when they play Linn at
The Wamego cross country teams competed at the Rim Rock Classic on Saturday, with the girls’ team taking sixth place (302 points) among 37 teams in the blue race, with the boys’ team taking 10th place (385 points) among 45 teams. In the girls’ race, Allison Seufert took 13th
The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team suffered its first defeat of the season against Shawnee Heights. The Eagles fell 25-20 in the first set, as Shawnee Heights did a good job of keeping EMS out of rhythm and from getting on a
Both Manhattan middle schools co-hosted the Manhattan Middle School Invitational cross country meet at Anneberg Park last week, with more than 350 athletes participating. In the eighth-grade girls’ race, Eisenhower won with a team score of 10, with Anthony taking third place with a 35. Anthony took fourth
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