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Sports

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Valley Heights 62, Linn 29

    At Linn, the Valley Heights boys pounded the Linn Bulldogs, leading 38-16 at halftime and continuing the rout in the second half. Valley Heights (11-2, 6-1 Twin Valley) was led by Charles Musil and Elijah Smith with 15 points each, with Quentin Blaske adding 10. The Mustangs

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Council Grove 55, Wamego 54

    At Council Grove, the Red Raiders led by four with a minute to play at Council Grove, but came up short in the final seconds against the Braves, with Council Grove hitting a 3-pointer and knocking down a pair of free throws to take the

  • Area Schools | January 28, 2014

    Wamego girls still No. 1

    It’s another week at No. 1 for the Wamego girls as they remain atop the Class 4A-DI KBCA rankings. The Riley County girls checked in at No. 2 in 3A and the Valley Heights girls are No. 2 in 1A-D1. At 9-1 overall and still unbeaten in

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Valley Heights girls win TVL tourney

    Playing against host-school and undefeated Washington County on Saturday night, the second-seeded Valley Heights girls’ basketball team upset Tigers, 31-28, to win the Twin Valley League tournament. In a tight back-and-forth game, Valley Heights (11-1, 5-1 Twin Valley) went to halftime tied with the Tigers

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Doniphan West 39, Frankfort 34

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament in Washington, the Wildcats took a two-point lead after the first quarter, but were outscored in each of the following three quarters to fall to Doniphan West. Ashley Joseph scored 12 points, with Maura

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Valley Heights 53, Linn 40

    In the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament, Valley Heights (10-2, 5-1 Twin Valley) took an 11-point lead to halftime and led by 17 heading into the fourth quarter in a game that was never particularly close. Gage Woodyard scored 13 points, with Elijah Smith

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Frankfort 54, Doniphan West 49

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament, the Wildcats overcame a nine-point halftime deficit with a strong second half, outscoring Doniphan West by 10 in the third quarter and by four in the fourth to complete the rally. Adam Koch scored 15

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.  MCC defeated Central Christian College of the Bible on Friday night, 80-74, in Moberly, Mo., and then traveled to St. Louis where it defeated St.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide β€” who all went 5-0 β€” the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night. “We didn’t wrestle very well as a team, but it was enough to get the job done this

  • Area Schools | January 26, 2014

    Wamego girls stay perfect, beat Falcons

    HILLSBORO β€” It was perhaps the most high-profile girls’ matchup in the area Saturday night as Class 4A Div. I No. 1 Wamego squared off against Class 3A No. 2 Riley County in a battle of unbeatens. It just happened to be played about two hours south of


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