At Hillsboro, the undefeated Falcons got a tough test from Holcomb in the opening round of the Hillsboro midseason tournament, but came out on top thanks to a run in the third quarter. Trailing by two at halftime, Riley County outscored Holcomb 11-5 in the
At Washington, the top-seeded Mustangs opened up Twin Valley League tournament play with a 10-point win over 10th-seeded Hanover. The Mustangs received a first-round bye in the tournament. Valley Heights led by 10 at halftime and by 15 heading into the fourth quarter in the win. Brandi
At Hillsboro, top-seeded Hesston led 17-6 after the first quarter and kept piling it on the rest of the way in its opening-round win over Riley County. Jackson Wagner led Riley County with 13 points, including three 3-pointers, while Brice Brummett added seven points. Riley County
At Washington, the Mustangs backed up their No. 1 seed and first-round bye in the Twin Valley League tournament with a 12-point win over eighth-seeded Axtell. Valley Heights had three players score in double figures, led by Bennett Bargdill’s 14 points, with Charles Musil adding 13 and
Baileyville B&B jumped out to a 23-point halftime lead and never looked back against the 14th-seeded Rams on Saturday. Blue Valley won the fourth quarter and was outscored by seven points in the second half. Megan Plummer led Blue Valley with eight points.
The fourth-seeded Linn Bulldogs used a 16-4 run in the second quarter to take a lead they would not relinquish in the opening round of the TVL girls’ tournament Saturday. In the other three quarters, Frankfort played the Bulldogs even. Adrianna Martin scored 10 points for
In Washington, After taking an 11-point halftime lead in the opening round of the Twin Valley League boys’ tournament on Saturday, No. 4-seeded Baileyville B&B and No. 13-seeded Frankfort both slowed down the scoring in the second half, with just 19 combined points the
After a quick start by Blue Valley that brought a 12-6 lead after the first quarter, No. 3-seeded Centralia quickly established itself in the second quarter, outscoring the Rams 17-4 to take a 23-16 lead to halftime. The Panthers cruised to victory in the second
RILEY COUNTY — DJ Redmon punished the undersized Riley County Falcons to the tune of 15 points in a 60-49 Silver Lake win Friday night. Redmon, who stood as a tall as a redwood against the shorter Falcons players, spent most of the night grabbing rebounds above
RILEY COUNTY — Riley County escaped with a 46-39 victory against Silver Lake. The Falcons and Eagles kept one another grounded throughout most of the game, though. Tough defense and high-pressure was the name of the Eagles’ game as Taylor White and Alexis Gifford hounded the
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