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  • Rossville 53, Wamego 48 - OT

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders opened the Kevin Kinderknecht era against Rossville of the Mid-East League, going back and forth with the Bulldogs before heading to overtime and ending with a five-point loss. Southern Illinois signee Caitlyn Claussen led Wamego with 11 points, while Anna Stratton added 10. Wamego (0-1) will try ...

  • Frankfort 47, Pawnee (Neb.) 33

    At Pawnee City, Frankfort (1-0) cruised to a season-opening win against Pawnee City (Neb.) Friday night. Game information and individual scoring were not available. Frankfort travels to Valley Heights on Tuesday. ...

  • Riley Co. 53, BV-Randolph 24

    At Riley, the Falcons took a 15-point lead to halftime and cruised to the win in its season opener against Blue Valley Thursday night, leading by 32 before calling off the dogs in the fourth quarter. Riley County was led by Alyssa Kulp’s 13 points, while the Rams got seven points ...

  • Centralia 66, Valley Heights 52

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights opened the 2015-16 season with a loss to Centralia in Brandi Roepke’s first start since tearing her ACL last season. Centralia took an eight-point lead to halftime and led by 10 going into the third quarter, but the Mustangs couldn’t cut into the deficit ...

  • Seaman beats EMS

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost to Topeka Seaman last Thursday afternoon, 32-10. Eisenhower could not handle the press and Seaman capitalized on turnovers.  Scoring for the Eagles included Simone Sayles with four points and Grace Warner, Kelsey Coonrod, Jessica Hagadorn with two points apiece. ...

  • Holcomb beats Red Raiders behind strong first half Sadwamego5.mercury

    WAMEGO — Coming into its Class 4A-Division II sectional matchup with Holcomb, Wamego head coach Lee Weber knew his team was going to need to play its best to have a chance to win. The Red Raiders fought until the final whistle, but six turnovers doomed Wamego in a 55-14 loss ...

  • Red Raiders’ Claussen signs with SIU

    WAMEGO — The Wamego girls’ basketball team turned out its third Division-I recruit in three years on Wednesday when Caitlyn Claussen made her verbal commitment to Southern Illinois official in a signing ceremony amongst family and friends. Claussen, who plays with former Kansas State All-American Nicole Ohlde’s Elite AAU team, ...

  • Red Raiders rally past Clearwater, 28-27, to advance

    WAMEGO — Going into halftime of Friday night’s Class 4A-Div. II regional championship game, the hometown Red Raiders didn’t have much to be excited about. Clearwater led by three touchdowns and turned back Wamego on fourth-and-goal from the 1-yard line to keep a shut out intact going into halftime ...

  • Frankfort crushes Blue Valley, 68-6 Frankfort10.mercury

    At Frankfort, with both teams out of playoff contention, Frankfort ended the season on a high note with a 68-6 win over Blue Valley-Randolph. Jase Suther finished the season among the areas best rushers in 8-man football, racking up more than 1,400 yards, while Adam Kenworthy had more than 700 rushing yard ...

  • Centralia 32, Rock Creek 18

    At Centralia, in a winner-makes-the-playoffs scenario, Centralia took the prize by beating Rock Creek, 32-18, on Thursday night. Rock Creek (3-6) kept the game close throughout the first half, trailing 13-12 at halftime with a 7-yard touchdown run from Carson Becker and a 4-yard touchdown run from Avery Ebert. Centralia ...

  • Marysville 34, Riley County 18

    At Marysville, Riley County couldn’t keep up in the second half as Marysville punched its ticket to the playoffs and ended the Falcons’ season. The Falcons (5-4) got off to a good start with an 11-yard pass from Wes March to Jackson Wagner, but Marysville returned an interception for ...

  • Jackson Heights 24, Valley Heights 6

    At Blue Rapids, Jackson Heights ended Valley Heights’ season on Thursday in a 24-6 win. Keaton DeWalt had 64 yards while quarterback Logan Woodyard had 83 yards on 15 carries. Valley Heights’ season comes to a close with a 2-7 record. ...










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