At Pawnee City, Neb., Friday’s season opening road trip for Frankfort was too much in a 48-26 loss to Pawnee City. Pawnee City led 13-4 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 28-6 by halftime. Both teams scored 20 points in the second
At Hays, the Riley County Falcons lost their second game of the early season on Friday, falling 68-39 to DeSoto in the Hays City Shootout. With the loss, the Falcons fell into the last-place game of the tournament.
At Flush, Rock Creek opened its season in winning fashion on Friday, racking up points in a 69-42 win over Clay Center. The Mustangs will be at home again next week then they host Abilene on Tuesday.
The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team swept Seaman on Tuesday — the A team winning 33-26 and the B team winning 15-14. The A team improved to 4-5 on the season, led by Ayanna Gamble’s seven points. Josie Hilgers and Nicki Keller
The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost its second straight game on Tuesday, falling to Emporia 24-19. With the loss, Eisenhower is now to 6-2 on the season. Emporia held off a furious fourth-quarter rally by the Eagles to win the
The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team swept Fort Riley on Thursday. The A team won in dominating fashion, 41-7. Cailey Perkins had a season-high 10 assists to go along with her four points. Therriana Pittman led all scorers with a
It was a nice start to the season for Wamego on Thursday, as both teams opened with home victories over Rossville. The girls’ team posted a dominant 49-14 victory over the Bulldogs, while the boy’s team won 83-49. The Wamego girls opened Nebraska commit
At Randolph, the season got off to a slow start for the Blue Valley Rams on Thursday, as they opened the season with a 65-37 blowout loss to Washington County. The Rams struggled from the get-go, falling behind 26-10 in the first quarter and trailing 44
At Hays, Riley County opened with a tough task at the Hays City Shootout, falling in the first round, 79-37. With the loss, the Falcons went into the consolation side of the bracket and played DeSoto today.
At Hays, Madison and Makayla Vargo combined for 26 points as Riley County won its opening game of the Hays City Shootout 54-27 over host-team Hays. The Falcons jumped on the Indians early, leading 16-2 after the first quarter. By halftime, Riley County pushed its lead
Get the latest news, weather and sports updates from The Mercury sent to your phone.