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  • 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

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Wamego 59, Riley Co. 38

    At Wamego, Lanie Page scored 31 points to pace the Red Raiders past the Riley County Falcons. Wamego took a 13-9 lead after one quarter, but really turned it on in the second, outscoring the Falcons 14-2 for a 16-point halftime lead. The Red Raiders went

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Valley Heights 72, Frankfort 26

    At Blue Rapids, Brandi Jo Roepke scored enough points to beat the Frankfort Wildcats on her own, finishing the night with 34 points in a dominant win. The Mustangs led 14-13 after one quarter but locked down defensively the rest of the way, taking a 40-19

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Abilene 44, Rock Creek 33

    At Abilene, Rock Creek took a six-point lead to halftime, but couldn’t hang on in the second half, as Abilene flipped the switch in the third quarter, outscoring the Mustangs 17-4 to take the lead for good. The Mustangs was led by Kayla Boltz’

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Linn 58, BV-Randolph 38

    At Linn, the Bulldogs took a 14-point lead to halftime and added to it in each of the final two quarters against the visiting Rams, who are still looking for their first victory of the season. Linn was led by Nicole Ohlde’s 22 points, while

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