Sunday, May 24, 2015



Sports

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Wamego sweeps Marysville on senior night

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders’ girls basketball team celebrated senior night with a 57-46 win over Marysville on Tuesday. Wamego jumped out to a 20-8 lead from the beginning and kept going from there. The Red Raiders built a 30-18 lead by halftime and extended

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Axtell 73, Valley Heights 58

    At Blue Rapids, big efforts from Kayla Smith and Sidney Blackburn weren’t enough to propel Valley Heights to a won on Tuesday, losing to Axtell, 73-58. Kayla Smith scored 27 points and Blackburn had 21 for the Mustangs, but Axtell had three players in double figures.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Linn 54, Frankfort 29

    At Linn, Frankfort struggled in the second quarter and never recovered on Tuesday, losing at Linn, 54-29. Linn jumped out to a 17-13 lead, and held the Wildcats to two points in the second quarter to extend its lead to 27-15. The Wildcats made a

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Wamego 76, Marysville 41

    At Wamego, Dillon Blain scored 24 and Eli Miller and Kyler Alderson had big games in a 76-41 win over Marysville. The Red Raiders led 17-10 after the first quarter and pushed its lead out to 42-27. Wamego made its biggest offensive run in the third

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Frankfort 45, Linn 33

    At Linn, Frankfort scored just four points in the third quarter on Tuesday, but it still managed to beat Linn, 45-33. Frankfort was helped out by a nice effort in the first half, leading 11-5 after the first quarter and 27-11 at halftime. Linn outscored

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Axtell 63, Valley Heights 60

    At Blue Rapids, Axtell erased a 11-point first quarter deficit on Tuesday to beat Valley Heights, 63-60. The Mustangs built up a 20-9 lead after one quarter, but Axtell started to chip away at the lead in the second quarter and pulled within six points

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2015

    Riley County boys win

    At Council Grove, the Riley County boys’ basketball team defeated Council Grove, 59-49, Monday night to improve to 13-6 on the season with just one regular-season game to play. The Falcons made the trip to Council Grove for the makeup games after weather concerns prompted

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2015

    Council Grove 48, Riley County 34

    At Council Grove, the Falcons allowed the Braves to take an early 14-7 lead into the second quarter and couldn’t come back the rest of the way. Riley County trailed 20-13 at halftime and was down 31-23 heading into the fourth quarter, where Council

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Riley County beats Rossville in OT

    At Rossville, the Falcons needed overtime to beat the Bulldogs on Friday night in a 77-71 road win that stayed close most of the way. Riley County opened with a 19-12 lead after a fast-paced first quarter but saw Rossville trim the lead to two

  • Area Schools | February 22, 2015

    Wamego 76, Concordia 64

    At Concordia, Wamego won each of the first three quarters to take an 18-point lead into the fourth quarter before calling off the dogs and still winning comfortably. Dillon Blain scored 18 points to pace the Red Raiders, with Kyler Alderson adding 17 and Eli Miller and


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