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Sports

  • Area Schools | September 14, 2013

    Wabaunsee tops Rock Creek 16-7

    At Alma, Rock Creek scored the opening points of its game with Wabaunsee on Friday, but couldn’t cross the end zone again in a 16-7 loss. Zac Nider scored on an 11-yard run in the first quarter before the lights went out on the

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2013

    Flint Hills Christian splits

    The Flint Hills Christian School volleyball team split a pair of matches Thursday. Luckey swept FHCS 25-17 and 25-10, while Flint Hills took two out of three from St. Xavier, winning the match 10-25, 25-23 and 16-14.

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2013

    Eisenhower Middle School opens volleyball season

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade volleyball teams opened their seasons Thursday with three matches at Shawnee Heights. EMS A team lost to Shawnee Heights in three games (25-20, 25-27, 10-15). Eisenhower A then lost a match against Seaman (25-20, 25-12, 4-15). EMS rebounded and

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2013

    Anthony Middle School opens volleyball season

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade volleyball team opened its season Thursday with matches against Junction City, Fort Riley and Emporia. The Anthony A team defeated Fort Riley 25-6 and 25-4. Meghan Klug had two kills and Nicole Keller had 10 service winners.  The A

  • Area Schools | September 12, 2013

    Mustangs understand challenge vs. St. Marys

    Last season, the Valley Heights Mustangs opened with an overtime loss to Valley Falls. After that, the Mustangs’ season continued its slow start, with losses in their first five games. With a 30-24 overtime win over Valley Falls to kickoff the year last Friday, the

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2013

    Falcons’ rally falls short in 14-12 loss to Clay Center

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    RILEY — The Riley County Falcons’ comeback bid fell just short Friday night as the Clay Center defense turned back Falcon quarterback Trace Nelson just short of the goal line on a two-point conversion with just 5 seconds remaining in regulation to escape with a 14-12 victory. “

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | September 08, 2013

    Indians dominate the field at home cross country meet

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    Dealing with the pressure that comes along with a Number 1 ranking, in any sport, is a difficult task. Consider the Manhattan High boys’ cross country team unfazed. The Indians entered its top seven runners in the varsity boys’ race and all seven came across the

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2013

    Rams rout Flint Hills, 46-0

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams opened their season with an easy 46-0 win over Flint Hills Christian. The Rams needed just 23 plays and 168 total yards to rack up 46 points, with the game called just a few minutes into the third quarter. Marshall Carey was

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2013

    Valley Heights 30, Valley Falls 24

    At Blue Rapids, Cole Maddox ran for 182 yards and Derek Trimble added another 172 as Valley Heights edged Valley Falls 30-24 in overtime on Friday night. Maddox rushed 14 times and added a touchdown to his night, while Trimble rushed 11 times for his total and scored two

  • Area Schools | September 08, 2013

    Southern Cloud 30, Frankfort 22

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats opened the 2013 season with a close loss at home to Southern Cloud, 30-22. Frankfort quarterback Jase Suther had 20 rushes for 140 yards and threw for another 50 yards and a touchdown. Running back Lucas Adams did the rest of the groundwork, gaining 110 yards


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