The Manhattan Wildcats sixth grade boys’ basketball team took first place in the Salina MAYB tournament this past weekend. Manhattan defeated the McPherson Heat, 46-43 in the tournament championship. The Wildcats defeated the Salina Spurs, 43-28, in the quarterfinals and the Cardinal Crew, 40
The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team captured the Midwest Christian College Conference (MCCC) Tournament title over the weekend in Moberly, Mo. MCC entered the tournament as the top seed and opened play in the semifinals on Friday against the No. 4 seed and host
Riley County’s Brianna Engle signed a letter of intent last week to continue her volleyball career at Manhattan Christian College next fall. Engle, currently playing basketball for the state-ranked Falcons, will join a Crusader team that just completed one of the better seasons in
Around the Flint Hills, 11 wrestlers advanced to the state tournament on Saturday, with Rock Creek sending four, Riley County sending three and Wamego sending three. For Rock Creek at the Sabetha regional, a rough start on Friday meant the Mustangs advanced only one wrestler into
RILEY — The somber mood that filled the gym afterward belied the fact that the Riley County girls’ basketball team clinched its fourth straight Mid East League title Friday night with a 41-31 win over Rossville. The No. 2 (Class 3A) Falcons (18-1, 9-0), who lost senior
FLUSH — It was the Nate Berard and Trenton Smith show Friday night, but Berard’s Rock Creek squad prevailed over Smith’s Silver Lake Eagles, 73-58. The win secured Rock Creek its second straight league title. “I’m very proud of them tonight,” Rock Creek
At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights forced overtime to beat Baileyville B&B at home Friday night, 68-59. The Mustangs trailed by nine at halftime, but tied the game in the third quarter and played even in the fourth to force overtime. The Mustangs outscored
At Onaga, the Rams got 10-point scoring efforts from Megan Plummer and Shelby Peter to beat the Buffaloes on the road and win their second league game of the season. After an evenly-played first half, Blue Valley blew out Onaga in the second half to
At Frankfort, Washington County turned a 10-point halftime lead into an easy road win Friday night. Arianna Martin scored 16 points for Frankfort.
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