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  • Area Schools | February 27, 2013

    Marysville boys ends Falcons’ season

    Staff reports When the Riley County boys’ basketball team got a pair of 3-pointers in the first quarter of its sub-state game at Marysville, it seemed as if the Falcons had a chance to keep their season going. But the Marysville Bulldogs had other ideas.

  • Area Schools | February 26, 2013

    Storm threat changes area sub-state

    While the blizzard may have missed the Manhattan area, it didn’t stop safety-minded school administrators from postponing sub-state games scheduled for Monday and Tuesday. One of few games played Monday was the Riley County girls’ 60-26 win over Osage City, which was moved up

  • Area Schools | February 26, 2013

    Riley County girls rout Osage, 60-29


    RILEY — The Riley County girls basketball team tipped off its postseason in dominating fashion Monday afternoon, crushing visiting Osage City, 60-29. Riley County junior Katelyn Thomson led all scorers with 23 points. She was 7-of-12 from the field and 6-of-9 from beyond the arc. Fellow juniors

  • Area Schools | February 26, 2013

    Fifth grade Wildcats win basketball tourney

    The Manhattan Wildcats fifth grade basketball team won a tournament in Wamego this past weekend. The Wildcats beat the Wamego Red Raiders 35-18, the Riley County Falcons 41-20, and the Seneca Bulls 47-13. Wildcats players include Jake Cox, Ben Hulsmeyer, Aiden Lee, Mitch Munsen, Brett

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2013

    MCC women win region championship

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team defeated No. 9 Central Christian of Missouri to win the central region championship and advance to the national tournament.  Leading 31-27 at halftime, the Crusaders held Central Christian without a field goal in the first seven minutes

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2013

    MCC men fall short in regionals

    The MCC men’s basketball team suffered through their worst half of shooting on the season and lost in the NCCAA Central Region Championship, 69-67, to Grace University. MCC had swept Grace in the regular season, defeating it 96-75 just a little more than two

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2013

    Area sub-state matchups set

    With the regular season in the books and the postseason starting next week, some teams have a tougher road than others, with several teams finishing strong to earn a top seed, while others faltered down the stretch and will have to work that much harder

  • Area Schools | February 20, 2013

    Semi Ojeleye breaks state scoring record

    Ottawa senior Semi Ojeleye broke the Kansas state scoring record on Tuesday at Eudora, scoring 26 points to bring his career total to 2,563 points. Ojeleye, the brother of former K-State forward Victor Ojeleye, entered the game needing 18 points to break the record held by Josh Reid,

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    Page sisters have Red Raiders surging


    Being different and sticking out isn’t exactly the common method of operation for most high school girls — or any high school kid, for that matter. The Page sisters aren’t like most high school kids, though. They’ve helped lead the Wamego High girls’

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    Manhattan Wildcats win tourney

    The Manhattan Wildcats fifth grade basketball team won a tournament this past weekend at St. Mary’s High School. The Wildcats beat the Holton Blue Cats 37-10, the Cap City Kings 41-19, and the Top City Thunder 34-27 to take first place. Wildcats players include

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