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Sports

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Silver Lake romps at Riley

    RILEY — Neither the stiff wind nor the Riley County defense could slow down quarterback Ryan Matzke and defending Class 3A state champ and current No. 1 Silver Lake Friday night, as the Eagles took home the 42-7 win. It was the second leg of a brutal

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Red Raiders whip Marysville

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders trailed 2-0 after one quarter, but turned it on for the next three periods in a 55-9 victory over Marysville on Friday night in their NCKL opener. Wamego (3-0) had a punt blocked through the back of the end zone

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Burlingame 40, Frankfort 28

    At Burlingame, despite a good start to the game, the Wildcats couldn’t sustain it in a 40-28 loss to Burlingame. Frankfort (1-2) led 16-0 in the first quarter before Burlingame cut the lead to 28-24 by halftime. But it was all Burlingame in the

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Rossville 45, Rock Creek 0

    At Flush, Rossville piled on 35 points in the first half and then cruised to an easy win in the second half, the beating Rock Creek Mustangs, 45-0. Rock Creek (0-3) was hurt by the big play in the game, allowing Rossville to score touchdowns of 29, 59

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Troy 42, Valley Heights 25

    At Troy, the Mustangs couldn’t get it going until the second half and didn’t have enough in the fourth quarter in a 42-25 loss to Troy. Troy led 20-0 at halftime, scoring all 20 points in the second quarter. But the Mustangs (1-2) made

  • Area Schools | September 15, 2014

    Anthony volleyball opens season

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade volleyball team opened its season on Thursday with a quad at Junction City. The A team opened up with a 25-6, 25-15 win over Fort Riley, led by five assists from Addie Terrill and four from Haleigh Harper. The

  • Area Schools | September 15, 2014

    Eisenhower stays undefeated

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh grade volleyball team remained unbeaten on the season by beating Junction City, Seaman and Emporia on Thursday at home. The Eagles are now 11-0 on the season after beating Junction City 25-16, 25-19, Seaman 25-23, 25-9 and Emporia 23-25, 25-16, 15

  • Area Schools | September 15, 2014

    Wamego hosts cross country invite

    Wamego welcomed 800 runners and numerous Kansas schools from classes 1-4A on Saturday for the Wamego Invitational. The Wamego boys took second in the Class 4A race, while the girls’ team was third. Area schools also competed in a 123A race. The Riley County girls

  • Area Schools | September 14, 2014

    Wamego crushes Jeff West on the road

    At Meriden, Wamego opened out to a 42-0 lead before Jefferson West could answer in a 42-20 win on the road. The Red Raiders (2-0) led 21-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 34-0 by halftime. Wamego led 42-0 going into the

  • Area Schools | September 12, 2014

    EMS cross country begins its season

    The Eisenhower Middle School cross country team began it’s season with meets on Sept. 7 at the Manhattan Invitational and Sept. 9 at the Wamego Invitational. Ella Rosenkranz led the way for the seventh grade girls in Manhattan, taking third. Luke Wichmann was first for the


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