Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Rock Creek boys run past Riley County


    RILEY — One might assume Rock Creek head coach Jim Johnston would be nothing but pleased after his boys finished dominating Riley County in nearly every phase of the Mustangs’ 69-48 win over the Falcons Friday night. Not so much. Because as the coach admonished his

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Frankfort edges Rams, 48-47

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    RANDOLPH — Close, but not close enough. That’s how the season has gone for Blue Valley as coach Nick Evans’ squad wrote another painful chapter on the season against Frankfort, as the Rams dropped a heartbreaking 48-47 game to the Wildcats. “It’s been a

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2014

    Frankfort girls defeat Blue Valley, 43-37

    RANDOLPH — After getting down 18-8, Blue Valley was able to regroup to push the Frankfort Wildcats to the brink. Even though the Rams lost 43-37, Bridgett Henry’s team is young and Friday’s finish was another tough learning lesson for Blue Valley. “I knew

  • Area Schools | February 04, 2014

    MCC women ease to victory

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team had no trouble with Grace University last Friday night, easing to a blowout 82-42 victory at home. MCC led 50-22 at halftime. The Crusaders (17-3) had three players in double figures, including Libby Witte, who finished with

  • Area Schools | February 04, 2014

    Wamego still No. 1 in 4A

    The Wamego girls are still the top-ranked team in Class 4A-Division I, according to the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association (KBCA) poll released Monday, while the Riley County girls checked in at No. 2 in 3A. Valley Heights is No. 2 in 1A-Division I, while Manhattan’s

  • Area Schools | February 04, 2014

    MCC men split weekend games

    MCC men split weekend games The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team split a pair of games this past weekend, losing to Grace University on Friday and then defeating Hillsdale College on Saturday — both in Manhattan. Grace beat the Crusaders, 75-69, to end MCC’

  • Area Schools | February 02, 2014

    Seufert leads Wamego past Sabetha, 54-39

    WAMEGO — The Wamego girls’ basketball team faced a difficult proposition against Sabetha in its 54-39 victory - one it might face again as the season continues through February and into March. Lanie Page faced foul trouble and was forced to the bench, while her sister,

  • Area Schools | February 02, 2014

    Sabetha upends Wamego boys, 67-52

    WAMEGO — Facing undefeated and Class 3A No. 3 Sabetha at home, the Wamego boys’ basketball team knew it was going to have its hands full Friday. Facing a 13-point halftime deficit, the Red Raiders were able to claw their way back into the game in the

  • Area Schools | February 02, 2014

    Riley County girls rout Wabaunsee, 50-31


    RILEY — With a winter storm brewing outside, Riley County senior Madison Vargo kept things hot indoors as her 24 points led the No. 2 (3A) Falcons to a decisive 50-31 victory over Wabaunsee to stay atop the Mid-East League standings. “It feels really good,” said Vargo, who

  • Area Schools | February 01, 2014

    Valley Heights boys beat Frankfort

    At Blue Rapids, the Valley Heights boy’s basketball took the lead in the Twin Valley League standings on Friday with a 44-38 win over Frankfort. The Mustangs moved to 7-1 with the win, while Hanover didn’t play due to weather and remained at 6

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