Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide — who all went 5-0 — 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
HILLSBORO — 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
In the third-place game of the Trojan Classic on Saturday, the Wamego boys’ basketball team couldn’t keep pace with the host Trojans after taking an early lead, losing 60-47 to fall to 1-2 on the weekend against a loaded field. Wamego (6-6) led 17-12
At Hillsboro, the Falcons gave up big runs to the TMP Monarchs in the second and fourth quarters in the fifth-place game at the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro to end the weekend with a 1-2 mark and in sixth place. Brice Brummett had 16 points to
At Washington, the Mustangs fell in a close game to Hanover to land in the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament. Valley Heights (10-2) beat Linn 53-40 in Saturday’s final. Game information was not available. Charles Musil scored 18 points to lead the
At Canton, the Mustangs took third place at the Canton-Galva midseason tournament with a win over the Derby Homeschool Invasion. Rock Creek led 23-12 after one quarter and 35-25 at halftime before Derby closed the deficit to just 50-45 entering the fourth. Individual scoring was
At Washington, the Rams closed out their week at the Twin Valley League tournament with a loss to Washington County. Game information and individual scoring was not made available. Blue Valley (1-12) hosts Wakefield on Tuesday.
At Hillsboro, the Red Raiders fell to the top-seeded Hesston Swathers to set up a game with Hillsboro for third place. Hesston led by 11 at halftime and had a 17-point lead going into the final quarter. Wamego was led by Jordan Ayres with 10 points, while
At Flush, the Mustangs got their first win of the season with a 49-30 rout of St. Marys. Rock Creek outscored the Bears 13-3 in the second quarter to take a 15-point lead to halftime, while winning the second half by four to get the
In the semifinals of the Hillsboro midseason tournament, the Red Raiders won the battle of unbeatens with Hesston, 47-45, on Thursday to set up an all-Flint Hills championship game against undefeated Riley County on Saturday. Wamego trailed by two after an old-fashioned three-point play by
Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.