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  • Centralia tops Frankfort, 47-40

    At Blue Rapids, the Frankfort boys’ basketball season came to an end Monday night with a 57-40 loss to Centralia in the Class 1A-Div. I sub-state quarterfinals at Valley Heights. The Wildcats trailed by nine at halftime and played an even third quarter before the Panthers pulled away in the ...

  • Manhattan senior signs with Reivers

    Rebeckah Weddle, a homeschool senior from Manhattan, recently signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa.  Reivers’ Head Coach Alicia Williams announced the signing at a ceremony attended by several coaches, friends and family at the Weddles’ home in Manhattan. ...

  • MCC women advance to national tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team advanced to national tournament with a 44-37 regional win over Central Christian College of the Bible this weekend. MCC 21-17 at halftime before the Crusaders opened up a 13-point lead with six minutes to go.  Central did cut the lead back ...

  • MCC men fall at regionals

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team suffered a tough loss in the regional tournament this past weekend, falling to Central Christian College of the Bible, 48-44. MCC trailed 18-13 in the first half before closing the half on a 15-6 run to go into the break with a 28 ...

  • Rock boys finish perfect league run Rc44.phatch

    FLUSH — Rock Creek senior Ryan Schneider scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds - both game highs - as the Class 3A No. 8 Mustangs jumped on Rossville before cruising to a convincing 65-39 win on senior night to cap an undefeated Mid-East League season Thursday night. “He’s playing at an ...

  • Mustangs fall short vs. Rossville Rc12.phatch

    FLUSH — Some stagnant offense and a big game from Rossville’s Taylor Kirk helped spell defeat for the shorthanded Rock Creek girls’ basketball team as they dropped a 47-37 decision to the Bulldogs Thursday night. Kirk, a force in the paint all game, scored six of her game-high 15 points in ...

  • Riley County gets sweep of St.Marys

    At St. Marys, the Riley County girls’ basketball team played its first complete game without Katelyn Thomson on Thursday night and came out on top, 54-40, by taking each of the three quarters to build a 17-point lead into the fourth quarter. The Falcons won the third quarter 15-5 to ...

  • Riley Co. 57, St. Marys 29

    At St. Marys, Riley County finished off the regular season in style Friday night, soundly defeating the 1-18 St. Marys Bears, 57-29, on the road in one of its most dominant performances of the season. Individual scoring was not available. Riley County (5-15, 2-8 Mid-East) opens sub-state play on the ...

  • Wamego girls finish perfect in NCKL

    At Marysville, the Wamego girls’ baskeball team never quite found the dagger against Marysville Tuesday night, but the Red Raiders managed to win every quarter in what turned into a 17-point win in the end. Wamego led by nine at halftime and 10 heading into the fourth quarter before shutting the ...

  • Valley Heights 57, Axtell 35

    At Axtell, the Mustangs continued its strong finish to the regular season with a rout of Axtell that was never close to wrap up a Twin Valley League title. Sidney Blackburn scored 23 points and Brandi Roepke had 22 to pace the Mustangs. Valley Heights (19-1, 12-1 Twin Valley) will be the ...

  • Baileyville B&B 56, BV-Randolph 33

    At Randolph, Baileyville B&B took a 39-15 halftime lead and led 43-23 heading into the fourth quarter to score a comfortable road win Tuesday night. Callie Webster led Blue Valley with 11 points. Blue Valley (3-17, 2-11 Twin Valley) will host this year’s Class 1A-Div. II sub-state, and ...

  • Linn 61, Frankfort 54

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats played Linn close all night, but couldn’t quite turn the corner, trailing by six at halftime before an even third quarter and a tight fourth. Abra Shirley led Frankfort with 14 points. Frankfort (5-15, 5-8 Twin Valley) will earn the No. 6 seed in the Valley Heights ...







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