Dylan J. Meyer, a student at Rock Creek Jr.-Sr. High School, is among the six Kansas high school seniors named semifinalists in the 2013 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The program recognizes some of the nation’s most distinguished graduating seniors based on exceptional scholarship
The Rock Creek softball team swept Riley County on Wednesday, beating the Falcons 5-4 and 17-8 on the road. The Mustangs broke a 4-4 tie in the seventh in of Game 1 to narrowly escape with a 5-4 win. Blair Campbell was the winning pitcher, while
The Rock Creek Mustangs jumped on St. Marys early and coasted to a 17-3 win in the opener of the doubleheader. Eight runs in the first three innings allowed the Mustangs to put the game away early. Winter Henry doubled and tripled, Alexis Wilson
The Rock Creek softball team split with the Osage City Indians Friday night, winning the first game 11-8 and losing the nightcap 12-11 in eight innings. The Mustangs outlasted Osage City in a high-scoring affair in Game 1. Rock Creek’s hitters combined for 25 hits, including
The 12-and-under Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the Kansas City Champions Cup Tournament this past weekend. They went 2-0-1 in pool play. The Earthquakes tied their first game against the Columbia, (Ill.) Panthers 2-2. They then beat the Altoona (Iowa) AYSA Flamengo 8-1
Playing relatively close to home at the Wamego Country Club, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team battled through tough conditions all day on Thursday. The meet, hosted by Washburn Rural, was held in Wamego because the Junior Blues couldn’t find an open course in
In games played last week, the Rock Creek softball team traveled to Abilene and competed in a pair of one-run games — winning the first one 9-8 and dropping the nightcap 5-6. Blair Campbell earned the victory from the circle. The Mustangs had nine
The Wamego High boys’ golf team took second place at the weather-shortened Chapman Invitational on Tuesday. The Red Raiders finished with a team score of 169, with Abilene taking first with a 163. Concordia finished third with a 171. The golfers completed 13 holes before the tournament was called,
Teams from the Little Apple Soccer Club and Flint Hills Soccer Club competed in the April Fool’s Futbol Festival this past weekend in Lawrence. The boys 10-and-under Arsenal White took first in the Silver division with a 3-1 win over Sporting Kaw Valley Milan.
The FHSC Attack of Manhattan won the championship of the 9-and-under boys Gold Division at the Kaw Valley Futbol Festival Sunday in Lawrence. The Attack — members of the Flint Hills Soccer Club — rallied to defeat Sporting Kaw Valley Cruzeiro 2-1 in the championship game. Cruzeiro
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