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  • Eisenhower sweeps Wamego, Rock Creek

    The Eisenhower Middle School Eagles seventh-grade volleyball team opened its season Tuesday afternoon with a sweep of Wamego and Rock Creek.  The A team beat Rock Creek in the first match 25-10, 25-8. EMS then went on the beat Wamego, 25-16, 25-10. The second set of the Wamego match ...

  • MCC volleyball competes at Spikefest Tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team recently traveled to Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, Iowa to participate in the annual Spikefest Tournament. The Crusaders were preseason ranked No. 2 in the NCCAA national top-10 poll going into the tournament. Pool play brought on Faith Baptist Bible College, Hillsdale Free Will ...

  • Anthony team camp

    Anthony Middle School will have a football team camp July 16-18 — 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the school. ...

  • Mid-East League softball honors

    Rock Creek softball player Winter Henry has been named to the All-Mid-East League. ...

  • Rock Creek softball places five on All-MEL teams

    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 on the first team, while ...

  • Mustangs land seven on All-MEL baseball

    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 Correll and Dustin Harrison both ...

  • Wamego’s Lanie Page picks Huskers

    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 averaged 17.1 points, 7.2 rebounds, 2.9 steals and 2.7 ...

  • Wellsville edges Rock Creek in 3A title game

    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 after ousting previously unbeaten Council ...

  • Valley Heights girls take team title

    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 Stadium. Brandi Jo Roepke led ...

  • Rock Creek stomps No. 1 Council Grove

    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 Field. “I just think we ...

  • Aquinas blanks BV SW for 5A baseball title

    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 into 11 groundball outs as he ...

  • 3rd-place 5A baseball: Bishop Carroll 5, Seaman 0

    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 to just two hits. Tristan ...










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