At Council Grove, playing a true road game against the Braves on Thursday, the Falcons faced a 12-point deficit before rallying most of the way back in a three-point loss against second-seeded Council Grove Friday night. The Falcons outscored Council Grove 18-12 in the fourth
At Onaga, Frankfort took a 14-point lead into the second quarter and had a 23-point advantage by halftime in a rout of Leavenworth-Immaculata Friday. Emilee Ebert finished with a game-high 31 points, with Kyla Hardwick scoring 12 points on four 3-pointers.
At Washington, the Valley Heights girls won their Class 2A sub-state semifinal game against Solomon Thursday night, 58-28, to advance to Saturday’s championship game against Washington County. The Mustangs used a particularly dominant second quarter to turn a seven-point advantage into a 24-point lead
At Ottawa, the Red Raiders couldn’t overcome a disastrous start to Thursday’s Class 4A-Div. I sub-state game, falling behind 20-2 heading into the second quarter. Wamego recovered to keep the game within arm’s reach, playing mostly even over the next two quarters
At Holton, Rock Creek drew one of the toughest teams in the Class 4A-Div. II classification in a sub-state matchup with Hayden, which used its well-known full-court press to force 18 first-half turnovers and race out to a 30-10 halftime lead before finishing off the Mustangs
At Onaga, Frankfort trailed by 13 at halftime but stormed back in the second half to nearly knock off top-seeded Doniphan West on Thursday, falling by two points. Frankfort chipped away at Doniphan West’s lead in the third quarter, but really made its move in
At Randolph, Blue Valley faced a 19-point halftime deficit and lost each of the final two quarters to finish the season with a 33-point loss to top-seeded Axtell at home Thursday night. Blue Valley got 14 points from Chase Carey, with Haydn Budenbender scoring 12.
The Eisenhower Eagles Middle School boys’ basketball team completed a historic season last Saturday, finishing undefeated at 12-0 and claiming the Centennial League Middle School Tournament title. In a championship game that saw an eight-point halftime lead for Eisenhower turn into a seven-point deficit at
The Frankfort Wildcats were able to survive and advance in the Class 1A-Div. I sub-state tournament at Onaga with a 53-51 win over Leavenworth-Immaculata on Tuesday. After a back-and-forth game most of the way, Frankfort got the game-winning shot to fall through by Brenden Levi
At Solomon, Valley Heights overcame an early deficit and stayed within arm’s reach of the Gorillas all night, but couldn’t complete the rally in the final quarter Tuesday night. The Mustangs went to halftime against Solmon tied at 30, but trailed by three heading
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