RILEY — Riley County seniors Trace Nelson and Brice Brummett said after their team’s 82-51 battering of Wabaunsee Friday night that they went into the contest planning to have big games. Nelson said he and Brummett had goals of getting in the neighborhood of 26 and 27
At Flush, the Rock Creek girls put up a strong defensive effort to beat St. Marys, 41-31, on Friday night. The Mustangs held St. Marys to one point in the first quarter before building a 21-13 lead by halftime. Rock Creek’s defense came up
At Wamego, the Red Raiders were outscored 28-17 in the second half on the way to a 50-40 loss to Abilene. Wamego tailed 11-9 in the first quarter, but took a 23-22 lead at halftime. Abilene outscored Wamego 17-11 in the third quarter and 11-6
At Highland, the Blue Valley Rams trailed by 10 at halftime and couldn’t make up the difference in the second in a 51-38 loss to Doniphan West. Doniphan West outscored the Rams 12-6 in the first quarter and then 14-10 in the second to lead 26
At Frankfort, a low scoring second half hurt the Frankfort Wildcats in a 45-28 loss to Hanover. The teams were scoring at a high pace in the first half, with Frankfort trailing 34-25 at halftime. The Wildcats scored just three points the rest of the
At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights got off to a great start against Wetmore on the way to a 56-45 win. The Mustangs led 16-4 after the first quarter, but Wetmore cut into the lead before halftime to trail 28-20. Valley Heights extended its lead to
At Wamego, the Red Raiders couldn’t recover from a tough second quarter, falling to Abilene, 63-44. Wamego led 12-9 after the first quarter but managed just five points in the second to trail 27-17 at halftime. Abilene scored 21 points in the third quarter and
At Highland, Doniphan West used a steady scoring attack to take down Blue Valley, 66-45. The Mustangs led 18-12 in the first quarter and extended their lead to 36-21 by halftime. Doniphan West outscored the Rams 30-24 in the second half to ease to the
At Flush, Rock Creek pitched a shutout in the first quarter and kept on rolling on the way to a 66-11 win over St. Marys. The Mustangs led 30-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 47-9 by halftime. St. Marys managed just
At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights got over the. 500 mark on the season with a 56-40 win over Wetmore at home. The Mustangs grabbed an early lead and held on until the end.
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