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  • Mustangs split with Wamego

    The Rock Creek softball team traveled to Wamego this past week, splitting a doubleheader with the Red Raiders.  In the opening game Thursday, the Mustangs belted out 22 hits, including 17 RBIs, to win 17-5.  Rock Creek exerted its will early with nine runs in the first three innings. Brynn ...

  • Rock Creek baseball splits with Marysville

    The Rock Creek baseball team split a doubleheader with Marysville on Friday. The Mustangs lost the first game 3-1, but came back to win the night cap 8-4. ...

  • Riley County takes one from Chapman

    The Riley County softball team opened its season on Friday night in Chapman.  The Falcons beat the Fighting Irish in the first game, 10-6, before dropping the second game, 17-7. Jordan Ummel got her first win of the year in the opener, and had a single and a triple ...

  • Rock Creek softball loses doubleheader

    The Rock Creek softball team opened the season on the road Friday night against a tough Mission Valley squad — losing the doubleheader, 5-4 and 6-5.  Mustangs’ pitcher Blair Campbell had a strong effort in Game 1, giving up only one earned run and striking out five. Rock Creek struck early ...

  • All Mid-East league teams released

    Rock Creek and Riley County were well-represented on the All Mid-East League basketball teams, with both placing several players between the two teams. The Rock Creek boys landed Carson Becker, Jared Garcia and Ryan Schneider on the first team, while Nate Berard earned an honorable mention. Riley County placed a ...

  • Wamego places eight on NCKL teams

    The Wamego girls’ team placed three on the North Central Kansas League first team and the boys added three as well as Wamego landed eight players on the NCKL basketball teams. The girls had Kaylee Page and Lanie Page, along with Allison Seufert on the first team. Caitlyn Claussen received ...

  • MCC women end season 26-6

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team ended its season with a 26-6 overall record and a seventh-place finish at the NCCAA tournament. Libby Witte was named First Team All-American, while Sarah Wenger was named to the second team. The Crusaders’ Larry Olson was named National Coach of the ...

  • All-TVL teams announced

    Valley Heights, which finished second in the Class 1A Division-I state tournament this past weekend,  placed two on the first-team All-TVL team released this week, including Brandi Roepke and Sidney Blackburn. Frankfort’s Ashley Joseph and Arriana Martin both made the second team. On the boys’ side, Valley Heights’ ...

  • Miege snaps Wamego’s run at perfection Sad.phatch

    SALINA — Both Wamego head coach Jim Page and daughter, senior Kaylee Page tried hard to remain stoic in the moments after they’d watched the No. 1-seed Red Raiders’ title hopes dashed in a 57-41 loss to No. 2 Bishop Miege in Saturday afternoon’s Class 4A-Division-I title game at the ...

  • Central Plains girls win Class 2A title

    In a battle of undefeated teams in Saturday’s Class 2A girls’ championship game at Bramlage Coliseum, Central Plains (26-0) got a long jumpshot from sophomore Taylor Rolfs with less than five seconds left to propel the Oilers to a 47-45 win over Jefferson County North (25-1). The game stayed ...

  • Washington Co. 61, Meade 58

    Twin Valley League member Washington County (22-3) completed a rally against Meade (20-6) to win Saturday’s Class 2A consolation game. The Tigers trailed by seven at halftime, but tied the game heading into the fourth quarter and did enough to win in the end, getting 23 points and 14 rebounds from ...

  • St. John-Hudson 71, Plainville 58

    After winning a Class 1A-Division I championship last season, St. John-Hudson finished off a second championship and undefeated season — this time in 2A — behind a 27-point effort from guard Zuriel Reyes. The 5-foot-10 senior finished 6 of 9 from long range and led the team in scoring on a day when 6-foot-8 ...










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