Area Schools

  • Valley Heights 59, BV-Randolph 54

    At Randolph, Valley Heights got a tough game on the road from Blue Valley, taking a seven-point lead to halftime but only leading by three heading into the fourth quarter as the Rams kept it close all night. Gage Woodyard scored a game-high 21 points for Valley Heights. Blue Valley was ...

  • Wamego girls still No. 1

    The Wamego girls’ basketball team continues to pull down the top spot in the Class 4A Division I state rankings, according to the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association. Riley County’s girls are No. 2 in 3A, while Valley Heights’ girls are No. 2 in 1A Division I. The Manhattan girls are No. 3 ...

  • MCC women win league tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team won two games this past weekend to capture the Midwest Christian College Tournament in Moberly, Mo. MCC (24-4) defeated Faith Baptist, 73-37, on Friday — a game the Crusaders were leading by 26 at halftime. Four players scored in double figures for MCC, including ...

  • Blue Valley 3-on-3 basketball tournament

    The Blue Valley Business Professionals of America, athletic department and booster club will be hosting the 14th Annual Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Saturday, March 15 at Blue Valley High School.  Games will start at 8 a.m.  There will be separate divisions for girls and boys — third through eighth ...

  • Manhattan Wildcats take first in MAYB tourney

    The Manhattan Wildcats sixth grade boys’ basketball team took first place in the Salina MAYB tournament this past weekend.  Manhattan defeated the McPherson Heat, 46-43 in the tournament championship.  The Wildcats defeated the Salina Spurs, 43-28, in the quarterfinals and the Cardinal Crew, 40-10, in the semifinals.  ...

  • MCC men win league tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team captured the Midwest Christian College Conference (MCCC) Tournament title over the weekend in Moberly, Mo. MCC entered the tournament as the top seed and opened play in the semifinals on Friday against the No. 4 seed and host school, Central Christian College.  ...

  • Engle signs with MCC

    Riley County’s Brianna Engle signed a letter of intent last week to continue her volleyball career at Manhattan Christian College next fall. Engle, currently playing basketball for the state-ranked Falcons, will join a Crusader team that just completed one of the better seasons in school history. MCC went 32-7 ...

  • 11 area wrestlers make state tourney

    Around the Flint Hills, 11 wrestlers advanced to the state tournament on Saturday, with Rock Creek sending four, Riley County sending three and Wamego sending three. For Rock Creek at the Sabetha regional, a rough start on Friday meant the Mustangs advanced only one wrestler into the finals, senior Jesse Correll ...

  • Shorthanded Falcons secure league championship Rc5.phatch

    RILEY — The somber mood that filled the gym afterward belied the fact that the Riley County girls’ basketball team clinched its fourth straight Mid East League title Friday night with a 41-31 win over Rossville. The No. 2 (Class 3A) Falcons (18-1, 9-0), who lost senior Makayla Vargo to a season-ending ...

  • Rossville tops Riley County, 50-43

    Nicolas Wahl .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_tcmAKbuDbo'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ RILEY — A long scoring rut spoiled senior night for the Riley County boys’ basketball team Friday, as Rossville ...

  • Berard leads Mustangs past Silver Lake

    FLUSH — It was the Nate Berard and Trenton Smith show Friday night, but Berard’s Rock Creek squad prevailed over Smith’s Silver Lake Eagles, 73-58. The win secured Rock Creek its second straight league title. “I’m very proud of them tonight,” Rock Creek head coach Jim Johnston said. ...

  • Valley Heights’ girls beat B&B in OT

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights forced overtime to beat Baileyville B&B at home Friday night, 68-59. The Mustangs trailed by nine at halftime, but tied the game in the third quarter and played even in the fourth to force overtime. The Mustangs outscored Baileyville by nine in OT ...










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