Area Schools

  • Wamego finishes district with blowout win

    At Nickerson, the Wamego Red Raiders celebrated their third state playoff berth by routing Nickerson, 63-10, on the road on Friday. With the win, Wamego got to 8-1 on the season and now turns its attention to hosting Clearwater (3-6) in a regional playoff game on Friday at 7 p.m. ...

  • Valley Heights 48, Jackson Heights 14

    At Blue Rapids, in a game to decide the district runner-up, Valley Heights stomped Jackson Heights, 48-14. Keaton DeWalt scored a pair of touchdowns, as did quarterback Gage Woodyard, while Elijah Smith added too and Logan Woodyard scored one. Valley Heights will be on the road on Friday to face ...

  • Frankfort 60, Blue Valley 14

    At Randolph, Frankfort dealt Blue Valley the final blow in a winless season for the Rams, winning 60-14 on the road. Frankfort finished the season at 5-4 and missed the playoffs, while the Rams lost all nine games this season. ...

  • Centralia 46, Rock Creek 13

    At Flush, Rock Creek had the misfortune of facing its district’s champion in the final game of the season, and lost 46-13. Centralia had all but wrapped up the district title before it traveled to Flush, and cemented in with a steady attack that put the game out of ...

  • Falcons make 12th straight postseason Rileyco4.phatch

    RILEY — Huddled around a radio broadcast, the Riley County coaches nervously awaited their playoff fate on Thursday night. The team took care of its end, thumping Marysville 40-7, but the coaches needed Minneapolis’ 29-12 lead over Washington County to hold in order to make the postseason. On the final play ...

  • Area teams qualify for state cross country

    The Flint Hills region will send four teams and four individuals to their respective cross country state meets this weekend. The Wamego boys’ team will have the opportunity to run at home one last time after advancing as a team with a second-place finish in the team standings at the ...

  • Red Raiders clinch district title Wamego2.phatch

    WAMEGO — New district, new results. With the separation of Class 4A into two new districts, Wamego ditched 4A powers Hayden and Holton this season. On Friday, Wamego broke a playoff drought that started in 2007 with a 35-14 win over Smoky Valley, making them the District 6 champions. “I’ve got a ...

  • Riley County rallies to beat Minneapolis

    At Minneapolis, the Falcons overcame a 10-point halftime deficit, scoring in each of the final two quarters to rally past Minneapolis Friday night, 21-17. Riley County got a 37-yard interception return by Dalton Huey, while also scoring on a 37-yard touchdown run by running back Garrett Staten. Trace Nelson scored ...

  • Nemaha Central 28, Rock Creek 9

    At Seneca, newly consolidated Nemaha Central scored in each quarter to cruise past Rock Creek, taking a 14-3 lead to halftime and adding to it in the second half. The Mustangs mustered only a 38-yard field goal by Luke Niemeyer and a third-quarter, 5-yard touchdown from Alex Feldkamp to Brandon ...

  • Frankfort 58, Southern Cloud 12

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats won big against Southern Cloud in a district matchup. The win marks the second straight victory for Frankfort (4-4), which ends its season with another winnable game against Blue Valley on the road next week. Game information and individual statistics were not made available. ...

  • Axtell 46, BV-Randolph 0

    At Axtell, the Rams trailed 36-0 after the first quarter before Axtell called off the dogs the rest of the game. Blue Valley was shut out for the fourth time this season. The Rams (0-8) host Frankfort (4-4) in next week’s season finale. ...

  • Valley Heights 48, Republic Co. 6

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs scored early and often against Republic County, winning big in a rout. Game information and individual statistics were not made available. Valley Heights (4-4) takes a two-game winning streak into its regular-season finale against Jackson Heights (3-5) at home next week, with the winner advancing ...










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