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Sports

  • Area Schools | January 08, 2014

    Riley edges Rock Creek girls, 43-31

    FLUSH — The Riley County girls’ basketball team used a strong third quarter to get some much-needed separation against the Rock Creek Mustangs Tuesday night in a 43-31 road win in a rivalry game. Riley County senior guards Katelyn Thomson and Madison Vargo combined for 23 points

  • Area Schools | January 08, 2014

    Mustangs rout Riley County boys

    FLUSH — The Rock Creek Mustangs ran away from the Riley County Falcons, 67-31, in a rivalry game that was blown open in the first half. A raucous home crowd, led by a boisterous student section, helped Rock Creek open up to a 40-12 halftime lead,

  • Area Schools | January 07, 2014

    Undefeated Wamego still atop rankings

    In the latest version of the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings, the Wamego girls’ basketball team continued its run atop the Class 4A D-I poll, coming in at No. 1 for the fifth consecutive time. The undefeated Riley County girls came in at No. 2 in Class 3

  • Area Schools | January 07, 2014

    MCC women win two

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team won two games last weekend at the Cookson Hills Classic in Oklahoma. The Crusaders defeated Johnson University 65-57 in the first game. MCC led at halftime 34-25. The game pitted MCC’s quickness against the inside muscle

  • Area Schools | January 05, 2014

    Frankfort splits with Wabaunsee

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats got their first win of the season with a 42-39 win over the Wabaunsee Chargers Friday night, riding a nine-point halftime lead to a victory, despite struggles from the free-throw line. The Wildcats were just 13 of 35 from the line, good for 37

  • Area Schools | January 05, 2014

    Lanie Page keys Wamego’s 47-18 rout over Mustangs

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    WAMEGO — Paced by junior Lanie Page, the Wamego Red Raiders girls’ basketball team overwhelmed the Rock Creek Mustangs for a 47-18, victory on Friday night. Rock Creek head coach Mike Zabel said Wamego was just “bigger, faster, and stronger.” He added that he would be

  • Area Schools | January 05, 2014

    Rock Creek salvages twin bill with 75-64 boys win

    WAMEGO — Packed to the brim, Wamego and Rock Creek fans squeezed into the gym at Wamego High School expecting a shootout, and that’s exactly what they got. Rock Creek ran away from Wamego, 75-64, in a game that was much closer down the stretch

  • Football |Area Schools | January 05, 2014

    Abilene High teammates key for K-State football

    The home team is behind by one point with just over two minutes to play. A conference victory and eligibility for a bowl game are on the line, but it doesn’t look good for the home team. They have the ball, but way back

  • Area Schools | December 22, 2013

    Valley Heights’ boys stay undefeated

    BLUE RAPIDS — For the first time all season, the undefeated Valley Heights boys’ basketball team was tested. But it was still able to hold off Doniphan West, 62-58, to win its fifth straight game. Leading the entire way, Valley Heights (5-0) seemed to have the

  • Area Schools | December 22, 2013

    Mustangs run past Doniphan West, 64-42

    BLUE RAPIDS — TheValley Heights girls blitzed the visiting Doniphan West Mustangs from beginning to end for a 64-42 victory on Friday night to stay undefeated. Mustangs’ sophomore Brandi Roepke led all scorers with 28 points, while junior Sidney Blackburn finished with 23 to combine for 51 of Valley


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