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Sports

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Linn 54, Blue Valley-Randolph 28

    At Randolph, the Rams (0-4) continued a tough start to the season against the fourth-ranked Linn Bulldogs, hanging tough before halftime only to see Linn take over in the second half. Linn outscored Blue Valley 21-8 in the third quarter to pull away for good.

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Abilene 75, Rock Creek 70 - OT

    At Flush, the Mustangs (1-1) went back and forth with 10th-ranked Abilene (2-0) all night long, trailing by just one point after each of the first two quarters before seeing the Cowboys take a 48-41 lead after three. Rock Creek made up the difference in

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Valley Heights 86, St. Xavier 25

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs (2-0) made quick work of Junction City’s St. Xavier, leading 24-5 after one quarter and 51-13 at halftime. Elijah Smith led all scorers with 17 points, while Logan Woodyard (12 points), Gage Woodyard (12 points) and Derek Trimble (11 points) all finished in

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Linn 51, Blue Valley-Randolph 38

    At Randolph, the Rams (1-3) fell to Linn at home. Game details were not available. Zach Rootring led Blue Valley with 13 points, while Josh Meyer and Chad Gross each had 15 points for the Bulldogs. Blue Valley takes the weekend off before traveling to eighth-ranked Hanover

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Wamego avoids upset by Nemaha Valley

    WAMEGO — At halftime of Tuesday’s game against Nemaha Valley, the Wamego girls’ basketball team found itself in an uncommon position. The Red Raiders were behind. For two quarters, it looked as if Nemaha Valley might have the recipe for an upset against the top-ranked

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Wamego boys lose to Raiders

    WAMEGO — The way the Wamego boys’ basketball team played in the first quarter, it would have been easy for the Red Raiders to throw in the towel. Facing a 21-8 deficit after one quarter and a Nemaha Valley lead that ballooned to as many as 20

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Rock Creek wrestling opens season

    The Rock Creek wrestling team opened its season on Dec. 7, in Wamego. Junior Chase Ridder and sophomore AJ Burenhiede led the Mustangs to a fifth-place team finish. Both wrestlers took second in their respective weight classes.  The Mustangs next action is Tuesday night vs

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    Four girls’ teams ranked by KBCA

    Four area girl’s teams and one boys’ team are ranked in the latest KBCA rankings. The Wamego girls are No. 1 in Class 4A DI, while the Riley County girls are No. 2 in 3A. The Valley Heights girls are ranked No. 3 in 1A DI and

  • Area Schools | December 11, 2013

    MCC women beat Union College

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team defeated Union College last night 93 to 61. Manhattan opened up a 22-10 lead in the first 7 minutes. Union was able to score 23 points in the next 13 minutes to trail Manhattan 44-33 at the half. Manhattan’s Libby Witte

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2013

    Riley County girls win Hays tournament

    At Hays, the Riley County girls won the Hays Shootout Saturday with a dominant win over the Great Bend Panthers in the championship game, 74-53. The Falcons led 22-8 after the first quarter and led by 33 points heading into the fourth quarter before calling off


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