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  • Area Schools | May 22, 2013

    Wamego’s Kaylee Page chooses Huskers

    An official visit is all Wamego’s Kaylee Page needed to make her decision. The Red Raiders’ 6-foot-2 guard and The Mercury’s All-Flint Hills Player of the Year committed to play at Nebraska last week. “The facilities, the coaches, who I’ve known for

  • Area Schools | May 21, 2013

    Area golfers compete at state

    A number of area athletes competed in state golf tournaments around the state on Monday. The best finish came from the Riley County Falcons, who took third in Sand Greens at Tipton Oaks Golf Course in Tipton. The Falcons scored a 331 as a team, seven

  • Area Schools | May 16, 2013

    Rock Creek softball makes Class 4A state tournament

    The Rock Creek softball team advanced through regionals on Tuesday to make it to the Class 4A state tournament in Salina. After winning the first-round game against Chapman on Monday in Lindsborg, the Mustangs faced Smoky Valley — winning 3-1.  Blair Campbellpicked up the win

  • Area Schools | May 14, 2013

    Mustang softball advances into regional semis

    The Rock Creek softball team advanced to the semifinals of the Smoky Valley Class 4A regional on Monday night.  Rock Creek faced Chapman in the game, winning 13-6. The Mustangs struck first, scoring four runs in the bottom of the first inning. Megan Srna

  • Area Schools | May 08, 2013

    Earthquakes take 2nd

    The 12-and-under Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes took second in the Gold Division of the Governor’s Cup Tournament last weekend in Topeka. In cross-pool play, the Earthquakes tied Club Azzurri Union 3-3. In pool play, they defeated the Wichita Wizards 2-0 and beat Prodigy

  • Area Schools | May 08, 2013

    Rock Creek finishes sweep of Clay Center

    Twenty-seven days after Rock Creek softball defeated Clay Center 7-1 on April 9, the Mustangs finished up the sweep on Monday with a 13-3 win over the Tigers. Rock Creek scored six runs in the first three innings on the way to a final score that

  • Area Schools | April 30, 2013

    FHSC Earthquakes win KC tourney

    The 12-and-under Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the Challenger Cup Tournament this past weekend in Kansas City. Earthquakes played Sporting Blue Valley Cruz Azul in the championship game that ended in a 1-1 tie and was determined by a penalty kick shootout with the

  • Area Schools | April 30, 2013

    Rock Creek thumps Nemaha Central

    The Rock Creek softball team traveled to Seneca to face first-time opponent Nemaha Central for a doubleheader last Friday. The Mustangs outscored their opponent 30-0. An eight-run explosion in the fifth inning of Game 1 pushed the Mustangs to a 12-0 win in five innings. Megan

  • Area Schools | April 28, 2013

    Rock Creek student named US Presidential Scholars semifinalist

    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

  • Area Schools | April 25, 2013

    Rock Creek softball sweeps Riley County

    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

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