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  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    Mustangs complete rally at Wamego

    WAMEGO — The Rock Creek girls’ basketball team had been on the losing end of half a dozen close games this season. But for the second game in a row, the Mustangs managed to find a way to close out a tight game, rallying for a 37

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    Riley County sweeps Wabaunsee

    At Riley, the Riley County boys used a big fourth quarter to score a win at home on Friday, beating Wabaunsee 57-50. The Chargers led 13-12 after the first quarter and 21-18 going into the half. Riley County stormed back in the third to pull

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 65, FRANKFORT 57

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights pulled away in the third quarter and held on to win 65-57 over Frankfort. The Mustangs led 15-9 after the first quarter, but Frankfort rallied back in the second to take a 24-22 lead at halftime. Valley Heights outscored the

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    BV-RANDOLPH 51, WETMORE 41

    At Wetmore, Blue Valley picked up just its fourth win of the season in a 51-41 win over Wetmore. In a matchup of teams near the bottom of the Twin Valley League, the Rams managed to come away with a double-digit win.

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    WETMORE 42,  BV-RANDOLPH 23

    At Wetmore, the Rams fell behind early and couldn’t recover in a 42-23 loss to Wetmore. Wetmore got out to a 7-4 lead after the first quarter, and extended the lead to 18-12 at halftime. Blue Valley didn’t get any closer, getting outscored 24

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 67, FRANKFORT 50

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights outscored Frankfort by 12 in the fourth quarter to pull away in a 67-50 win on Friday. The Mustangs led 19-14 after the first period and extended that lead to 31-22 at halftime. The Wildcats tried to rally back in the

  • Area Schools | January 31, 2016

    RILEY COUNTY 54, WABAUNSEE 34

    At Riley, Riley County led 20-10 at halftime and kept on pulling away in a 54-34 win over Wabaunsee. The Falcons led 12-5 after one quarter and then outscored the Chargers 8-5 in the second quarter. Riley County outscored Wabaunsee 18-8 in the third quarter

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2016

    Blue Valley girls hold off Wakefield

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams held off the final push by Wakefield to rally in the final minutes of a 43-42 win Tuesday night. The Rams outscored Wakefield 13-3 in the first quarter and took a 12-point lead to halftime, but gave most of

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 66, LINN 40

    At Linn, the Mustangs took a six-point lead into the second quarter before blowing open the game and taking a 19-point advantage to halftime. Valley Heights went on to win comfortably in the second half, winning both of the final two quarters. Jo Roepke scored

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2016

    WAKEFIELD 49, BV-RANDOLPH 41

    At Randolph, Blue Valley went to halftime tied at 19 but fell behind in the third quarter after being outscored 14-4 in the period. The Rams cut into Wakefield’s lead in the fourth, but couldn’t complete the rally. Haydn Budenbender had 18 points for the

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