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  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Washington County tops Valley Heights 27-20

    At Blue Rapids, Derek Trimble rushed 10 times for 113 yards as Valley Heights fell at home to Washington County, 27-20. Trimble was held scoreless despite his run total, with Cole Maddox, Gage Woodyard and Logan Woodyard each scoring rushing touchdowns for the Mustangs. Washington County quarterback

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Blue Valley routs Veritas Christian 48-12

    At Lawrence, the Blue-Valley-Randolph Rams used a 28-point second quarter to turn away Veritas Christian to win 48-12 on the road. The Rams racked up 436 yards of offense, led by Marshall Carey who rushed 27 times for 190 yards and a touchdown. Bill Sumerour ran 10 times for 115

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Silver Lake drops Rock Creek, 33-7

    FLUSH — Rock Creek was unable to recover from an early 19-point deficit Friday night as Mid-East League power and Number 1 (Class 3A) Silver Lake rolled into The Rock Athletic Complex and left with a 33-7 victory.  Silver Lake (4-0) held the Mustangs (0-4) to

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    Indians tie in OT with Washburn Rural

    Goalie safe.phatch

    The boys’ soccer match between Washburn Rural and Manhattan High had a little bit of everything Thursday night at Bishop Stadium. Except a winner and a loser. For the second consecutive year, the large crowd went home to a 3-3 tie after two overtime periods

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    FHCS volleyball splits

    The Flint Hills Christian School split a pair of volleyball matches against Topeka Lutheran on Thursday. FHCS defeated Lutheran in three games in the first match (25-18, 23-25, 16-14) and then lost the second match (20-25, 25-9, 15-17).

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    MCC volleyball defeats Union College

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team improved to 15-4 this season with a victory over Union College (Lincoln, Nebraska) Thursday night in Manhattan. The Crusaders won the match in three sets (29-27, 25-12, 25-13) — giving MCC 10 straight victories. MCC will travel to Joplin, Mo., for

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    Anthony MS tops Seaman

    The Anthony Middle School football team defeated Topeka Seaman Middle School on Tuesday, 22-0. AMS scored all of its points in the first half, as the Tornadoes are now 4-0 on the season. Martin Vogts scored the first touchdown early in the first quarter. 

  • Area Schools | September 27, 2013

    Rock Creek moves back to 3A

    After a brief stint in Class 4A last year, the Rock Creek Mustangs are moving back to 3A in the most recent classifications released by KSHSAA on Friday. With 247 students in grades 9-12, only Haven and Wichita Collegiate have more students among 3A teams. For

  • Area Schools | September 26, 2013

    Wamego winning with great defense

    Wamego defen .phatch

    The playmakers on the Wamego offense might be getting a lot of attention, but the Red Raiders’ defense deserves some recognition as well. In three games this season, Wamego has allowed just one touchdown, pitching a pair of shutouts and keeping opposing offenses from sniffing

  • Area Schools | September 24, 2013

    Anthony football team defeats Emporia 34-0

    The Anthony Middle School football team defeated Emporia 34-0 on Tuesday to improve to 3-0 on the season. C.J. Lowery scored early on a 28-yard run. Talon Claussen added a 52-yard interception return for a touchdown in the first quarter. Sam Rivera and Glenn


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