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  • Area Schools | April 09, 2013

    FHSC Attack wins

    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

  • Area Schools | April 02, 2013

    Wamego defeats Rock Creek to open season

    The 2013 softball season is underway for the Rock Creek Mustangs, who opened against Wamego Thursday night.  The Mustangs lost 8-2 in the opener and 6-4 in the second game of the doubleheader.  These were the first games of the season for both squads.&

  • Area Schools | March 31, 2013

    Father-daughter duo named the area’s best after championship season

    Coach page.phatch

    There hasn’t been a more successful area basketball team the past two seasons than the Wamego High girls. Until last season, the Red Raiders hadn’t had a winning season since 1998 and was 29 years removed from their last state tournament appearance. All that seems

  • Area Schools | March 31, 2013

    Wamego’s Hemphill, Poe take boys honors


    With a senior dominated lineup, the Wamego boys’ basketball team was tough for many teams to solve this season. The Red Raiders featured eight seniors and a balanced attack that led them to an 18-5 season record, including a 9-1 finish to win the North

  • Area Schools | March 25, 2013

    Manhattan CHIEF wins title

    Coached by Gary Olds, the varsity boys basketball team in the local Christian homeschool organization CHIEF (Christian Homes in Educational Fellowship) won the small school division of the National Christian Homeschool Basketball Championship this past Saturday in Springfield, Mo. They defeated the Summit City Christian

  • Area Schools | March 14, 2013

    Guggisberg: Red Raider girls impressive in state championship run


    It was hard not to be impressed by the Wamego High girls’ basketball team last week at the Class 4A state tournament. Admittedly, I had not watched the Red Raiders play prior to last weekend. My focus is always Manhattan High as long as the

  • Area Schools | March 12, 2013

    All-Centennial teams announced

    With the state basketball tournaments around the state finished and champions crowned, it’s the time of year for awards. Both the girls’ and boys’ all-league honors for the Centennial League were released on Tuesday, with eight of Manhattan High’s players recognized. For the

  • Area Schools | March 12, 2013

    MCC women edged in title game

    CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team lost in the NCCAA Division-II National Championship to Maranatha Baptist, 56-53, on Monday night. Maranatha jumped out to an early 17-11 lead, but the Crusaders chipped away at the lead and trailed just 31-26 at

  • Area Schools | March 12, 2013

    MATC men’s golf completes historic day

    The Manhattan Area Technical College men’s golf team competed in its first-ever tournament recently, marking the first event in any sport at MATC. The Bison competed at the Swede Invitational hosted by Bethany College for a two-day event, March 7-8. The first day was

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    No. 2 Smith Center 63, No 1. Jeff Co. North 55


    The Smith Center Lady Red took charge in the fourth quarter and outscored Jefferson County North by five points to beat the Chargers 63-55 and win the 2A girls title at Bramlage Coliseum. A seesaw battle most of the way, the Lady Red led the

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