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Sports

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Rock Creek into 3A baseball semis

    TOPEKA — The Rock Creek Mustangs kept Lyons/Chase off-balance throughout the game on Thursday afternoon, winning 6-2 during opening-round action of the Class 3A state baseball tournament at Washburn’s Falley Field. The Mustangs (19-4), who padded an early 3-0 cushion with one run in

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Seaman upsets top-seed Heights

    Topeka Seaman scored two runs in the first inning and then held on the rest of the way to beat top-seeded Wichita Heights 2-1 on Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A state baseball tournament at Tointon Family Stadium. The Vikings stranded 15 Heights

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Bishop Carroll 8, Andover 0

    Bishop Carroll eased its way to a win over Andover, scoring eight runs in the first five innings on the way to an 8-0 win. The Golden Eagles finished the game with seven hits behind a strong pitching performance from Jordan Miller, who allowed just

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    BV Southwest 5, Godd-Eisenhower 0

    Blue Valley Southwest pulled off the second big upset at the Class 5A baseball tournament by beating Goddard-Eisenhower 5-0. Miller Hogan pitched a no-hitter for the Timberwolves, while Blue Valley Southwest piled up its five runs on nine hits. The Timberwolves didn’t score until

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    St Aquinas 3, Shawnee Heights 2

    Shawnee Heights pitcher Austin Higgins held St. Thomas Aquinas in check for six innings while his team built up a 2-0 lead. But it all unraveled in the seventh inning as the Saints made their comeback and finished the game in walk-off fashion with a

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | May 30, 2014

    MHS, area teams gear up for state track

    After back-to-back weeks winning a Centennial League title and a regional title, the Manhattan High boys’ track team opens this weekend’s all-class state track meet with hopes of a third title at Wichita’s Cessna Stadium. If the meet goes as planned, the Indians

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Bullpups hold off Wamego

    SALINA — The way things started for Wamego on Thursday, things were looking good for the Red Raiders at the Class 4A-D1 state softball tournament in Salina. But by the bottom of the first inning, state newcomers McPherson looked like they were going to run away

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Kapaun softball rallies to beat Hays

    Despite trailing 4-0, Kapaun Mt. Carmel came back to beat Hays 7-6 on in the opening day of the Class 5A state softball tournament on Thursday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Crusaders trailed 3-0 after the third inning and Hays added a fourth

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Seaman 4, BV Southwest 1

    The Seaman Vikings used a four-run third inning and held on in a 4-1 win over Blue Valley Southwest. The Timberwolves couldn’t get their offense going until the seventh inning and finished with just four hits. The lone run was a sole home run

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Maize South 6, Mill Valley 1

    Kelsey Sterneker held Mill Valley to one hit and one run as Maize South cruised to a 6-1 win. Maize South piled on two runs in the third inning and slowly built up a 5-0 lead before the Jaguars tacked on a run in the


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