The Rock Creek softball team placed two players on the All-Mid-East League first team and three on honorable mention. Riley County landed four players on the teams, with three getting nods for the first team. Rock Creek was represented by Blair Campbell and Abbie Plummer
After a second-place finish at the Class 3A state baseball tournament, the Rock Creek baseball team placed seven on the All Mid-East league teams. There were five players on the first team, including Alex Feldkamp, Jackson Goodmiller, Caleb Rogge, Shilo Schaake and Brett Hammett. Jesse
It was probably only a matter of time, but Wamego’s Lanie Page has decided to attend the University of Nebraska. The senior-to-be will join her older sister, Kaylee, who will be a freshman on the Cornhuskers’ women’s basketball team this fall. Lanie Page
TOPEKA — To be certain, the Rock Creek baseball team donned their rally caps sometime in the top of the seventh inning during Friday night’s Class 3A state championship game with Wellsville at Falley Field. Appearing in their first state title game in school history
WICHITA — A season ago, Valley Heights finished as state runners-up with just two athletes competing at the state meet. This year, the Mustangs recruited a third member and took home the team title in Class 1A at the state track meet inside Wichita’s Cessna
TOPEKA — When it comes to preparing for opponents, Rock Creek baseball coach Chad Herren says he would rather concentrate on his own team. That said, the fourth-seeded Mustangs knocked out No. 1 seed Council Grove, 16-3, in a Class 3A state tournament semifinal Friday at Falley
St. Thomas Aquinas claimed the Class 5A state baseball title on Friday with a 6-0 win over Blue Valley Southwest at Tointon Family Stadium. Alex Van Pelt pitched a three-hit complete game in a game that lasted less than 90 minutes. Van Pelt forced the Timberwolves
The No. 2-seed Bishop Carroll Golden Eagles met up with the No. 8-seed Seaman Vikings for a third-place game that was never very close. The Golden Eagles scored three runs in the third inning and two more in the fourth inning, while holding the Vikings
Brittany Finney hit two home runs and Morgan Balderas added another as Bishop Carroll eased to an 11-0 win over Maize South in the Class 5A state championship game on Friday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Golden Eagles jumped on Maize South from
Topeka Seaman overcame an early deficit to pound Kapaun Mt. Carmel in the third-place game at the tournament. The Crusaders jumped ahead 2-0 after the top of the first, but Seaman had it tied by the bottom of the second with runs in each inning.
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