Monday, October 5, 2015


  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Axtell routs Blue Valley 56-8

    In Randolph, Axtell (5-3) won big in a game that ended in the third quarter, as Blue Valley (5-3) suffered its third loss in the last three weeks. Axtell led 40-8 at halftime, scoring 16 more points in the third to end the game. Blue Valley

  • Area Schools | October 23, 2013

    MCC volleyball tops Grace University

    The fifth-ranked Manhattan Christian College volleyball team swept number 8 Grace University on Saturday, winning 25-13, 25-23 and 25-13. The Crusaders are now 24-6 overall this season

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | October 21, 2013

    MHS’ Fraley, Lei take 8th at state tennis

    In high school tennis in Kansas, there isn’t typically much shame in losing to the elite players in the Kansas City metro area. With that in mind, Kristen Fraley and Cathy Lei’s eighth-place finish Sunday in the doubles bracket of the Class 6A

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Holton runs over Wamego, 56-6

    HOLTON — There are good teams, and there are great teams. That’s what Wamego head football coach Dale Burkholder told his Red Raiders after their 56-6 loss at defending Class 4A state champion and top-ranked Holton on a frigid Friday night. “You ran into a

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Rock Creek slams Marysville, 35-7

    At Flush, the Rock Creek Mustangs won their first game of district play on Friday, scoring 35 straight points before Marysville could answer in a 35-7 win. Brett Hammett finished the game 5-of-8 passing for 82 yards and rushed nine times for 58 yards.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Doniphan West falls at Valley Heights 34-25

    At Highland, Derek Trimble ran for two touchdowns and threw for another one as Valley Heights beat Doniphan West 34-15. Trimble was 3 for 3 for 32 yards and rushed for 47 yards. Cole Maddox rushed 20 times for 91 yards and a touchdown, and Hunter Stevenson rushed for 51 yards and

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Nemaha Valley tops Riley County 20-12

    At Riley, Riley County’s early lead couldn’t hold off Nemaha Valley as the Falcons lost 20-12. Despite scoring the opening touchdown on a 79-yard run by Trace Nelson, the Falcons gave up touchdown passes of 61 and 29 yards in the second quarter.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Hanover routs Blue Valley 50-0

    At Randolph, for the second straight week, the Blue Valley Rams ran into a brick wall against one of the state’s toughest teams, losing to Hanover 50-0. Blue Valley was held to just 87 yards on 29 plays, while Hanover needed just 31 plays to gain 302 yards.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Axtell shuts out Frankfort 47-0

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats were shutout on Friday night, falling to 1-5 on the season in a 47-0 loss to Axtell.

  • Area Schools | October 18, 2013

    Wamego boys win NCKL cross country meet

    Wamego boys win NCKL cross country meet The Wamego boys’ cross country team won the NCKL title by 25 points on Thursday in Abilene. The Red Raider girls took second place in a race that was dominated by Clay Center. The boys finished with 30 points, while

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