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  • Area Schools | February 01, 2015

    Valley Heights 67, Frankfort 39

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights took a 20-9 into the second quarter and built up its lead in the second half against the Wildcats, winning comfortably on the road in Twin-Valley League play. Valley Heights got 28 points from Kayla Smith, with Sidney Blackburn adding 18 and Cassidy

  • Area Schools | January 30, 2015

    Horton edges Rock Creek girls

    In the consolation semifinals of the Hiawatha Invitational, Horton did just enough to defeat Rock Creek Thursday afternoon, sending the Mustangs to the seventh-place game of the tournament on Saturday. Rock Creek will play eighth-seeded Riverside in the seventh-place game at 10 a.m. The Mustangs

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Rock Creek boys rally, win tourney

    Playing in the championship game at the Burlington Invitational, Rock Creek trailed most of the night and had to rally to take home the tournament title with a 55-52 win Saturday night. The Mustangs trailed 30-20 at halftime and by 14 points after the third quarter.

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wamego 55, Holton 54

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego saw yet another game come down to the wire in the third-place matchup at the Tonganoxie Invitational. The Red Raiders held a lead after each of the first three quarters in the back-and-forth game, but were outscored 14-10 in the fourth to

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Riley County 49, Republic County 39

    At Hillsboro, Riley County salvaged its weekend with a pair of wins on the back side of the bracket, going 2-1 on the weekend and taking fifth place at the Trojan Classic with a 10-point win over Republic County. The Falcons took the early lead

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Valley Heights 76, Frankfort 49

    At Onaga, Valley Heights defeated Frankfort in lopsided fashion to take seventh place at the Twin-Valley League tournament. The Mustangs led by 10 after the first quarter and won each quarter except for the third in the dominant win. Valley Heights was led by Keaton DeWalt’

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Linn 48, BV-Randolph 12

    At Onaga, Blue Valley lost its final consolation game of the week to Linn in a dominant effort by the Bulldogs. The Rams finished their week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a 1-2 record. Blue Valley didn’t score more than six in a

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wamego 48, Chanute 34

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego managed to stay undefeated on the season with a big win over Chanute in the championship of the Tonganoxie Invitational on Saturday night, Wamego led by two at 15-13 after two quarters of back-and-forth basketball, but the Red Raiders opened things up

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Riley County 55, Republic County

    At Hillsboro, Republic County won each of the first three quarters of the third-place game at the Trojan Classic, but Riley County stormed back in the fourth quarter, outscoring Republic County 21-9 in the final quarter to earn the comeback win. Jordan Clouse scored 18 points

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2015

    Wetmore 61, Valley Heights 55

    At Onaga, Valley Heights lost the fifth-place game at the Twin-Valley League tournament to Wetmore to end its week with a 1-2 record in its first games without leading scorer Brandi Jo Roepke, who tore an ACL before the tournament began. Wetmore led by six

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