Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Area Schools | April 16, 2014

    Falcons’ Vargo sisters sign at Washburn

    Riley County seniors Madison and Makayla Vargo have been playing basketball together as long as they can remember. Now, after officially signing to play on Wednesday morning to play basketball at Washburn, the twins are set to spend another four years together on the hardwood.

  • Area Schools | April 13, 2014

    Yungeberg, Plummer lead Mustangs to new heights

    In just a short time, Valley Heights girls’ basketball coach Jenny Yungeberg and boys’ coach Adam Plummer have taken their programs to whole new levels. Both led their teams to the best finishes in school history this past season, earning the two coaches the distinction

  • Area Schools | April 13, 2014

    Rock Creek JV softball splits with Abilene

    The junior varsity Rock Creek softball team won the opening game of a doubleheader with Abilene, 6-2, and faltered in the second, falling 12-9.  Behind the pitching effort of Jayden Weers, who struck out eight, the Mustangs outhit Abilene in Game 1. Rock Creek managed

  • Area Schools | April 11, 2014

    Riley County softball splits with Rossville

    The Riley County Softball team split with Rossville on Tuesday in Riley. The Falcons won the first game 9-5. Jordan Ummel earned the win, while Allie Martin had three hits, a triple and a double. Bri Engle had two hits and a double, and Kerrigan

  • Area Schools | April 11, 2014

    Rock Creek sweeps Abilene

    The Rock Creek softball team took two from Abilene on Tuesday, winning 6-1 and 14-4 over the Cowgirls. The Mustangs got off to a slow start, but got their offense together late in Game 1. Alexis Wilson and Blair Campbell each went 2 for 3 and Winter Henry

  • Area Schools | April 09, 2014

    Rock Creek JV softball sweeps Wamego

    The Rock Creek junior varsity softball team swept Wamego in its season opener on Monday, beating the Red Raiders’ junior varsity team 11-3 and 17-7. The Mustangs were led in the first game by Cassidy Cheever, who was 3 for 5 with two stolen bases. Olivia Lee

  • Area Schools | April 08, 2014

    Wamego boys win Chapman invite

    The Wamego boys’ track team took first at the Chapman Invitational last Thursday, while the girls were second. The boys’ team scored 150 points to win the seven-team meet, scoring well ahead of second-place Abilene at 109.5. Clay Center won the girls’ meet with 115.25 points, while Wamego

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Mustangs split with Wamego

    The Rock Creek softball team traveled to Wamego this past week, splitting a doubleheader with the Red Raiders.  In the opening game Thursday, the Mustangs belted out 22 hits, including 17 RBIs, to win 17-5.  Rock Creek exerted its will early with nine runs in

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Rock Creek baseball splits with Marysville

    The Rock Creek baseball team split a doubleheader with Marysville on Friday. The Mustangs lost the first game 3-1, but came back to win the night cap 8-4.

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Riley County takes one from Chapman

    The Riley County softball team opened its season on Friday night in Chapman.  The Falcons beat the Fighting Irish in the first game, 10-6, before dropping the second game, 17-7. Jordan Ummel got her first win of the year in the opener, and had

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