At Blue Rapids, a slow offensive night kept the Mustangs from having the chance to win against Hanover, as the Wildcats led 19-8 after the first quarter and 32-14 at halftime before extending their lead in the second half. The Mustangs got 16 points from Elijah
At Axtell, the Wildcats couldn’t keep pace with the Eagles, trailing 34-18 at halftime before playing mostly even with Axtell in the second half. Jacob Studer led Frankfort with 22 points, while Jake Rose added 12.
At Wamego, the Red Raiders started slow but got separation in the second half to beat Concordia. Wamego led 17-13 at halftime, but led by 14 after three quarters and maintained the lead through the end of the game.
At Flush, the Mustangs took a three-point lead into the second quarter against Silver Lake and trailed by just one at halftime, but couldn’t keep it up in the second half. Silver Lake outscored Rock Creek 20-9 in the third quarter to blow the
At Riley, the Falcons took a 10-point lead to halftime and won each of the final two quarters to win big over the Bulldogs at home. Jordan Clouse led all scorers with 16 points, while Alyssa Kulp had 14 and Bethany Crubel had 13 for the Falcons.
At Centralia, Blue Valley trailed 19-9 after one quarter against the Panthers, but the Rams were outscored 20-3 in the second quarter to blow the game open in a lopsided loss. Megan Plummer led the Rams with 10 points, while Tess Henry and Courtney Anderson each
VALLEY HEIGHTS 46, HANOVER 39 At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs were tested against Hanover, but managed to hold on for the win after taking just a two-point lead into the fourth quarter. Valley Heights used a strong second quarter to lead 24-17 at halftime, but gave much
At Axtell, Frankfort hung tough for a quarter, but was outscored 18-3 in the second quarter en route to a lopsided loss against Axtell. Abra Shirley led the Wildcats with 14 points, while Maura Kennedy chipped in seven points.
Just weeks after being named The Mercury’s All-Flint Hills Coach of the Year for 2014, Wamego’s Dale Burkholder has announced he is stepping down as head football coach after four years at the helm. Burkholder helped turn around a Red Raiders squad that hadn’
At Riley, the Mustangs held on to win, 63-57, Tuesday night, using a strong third quarter to take the lead for good despite the best efforts of a hot-shooting Riley County squad. The Falcons led 32-31 at halftime, but were outscored by seven in the
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