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  • Area Schools | January 27, 2013

    Valley Heights, Wamego sweep

    At Baileyville, the Valley Heights girls used a dominant second half to pull away from B&B Friday night, winning 50-36. Valley Heights (9-3, 5-1 TVL) was down two at halftime, but outscored B&B (11-3, 3-2) by 10 in the third quarter and

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Manhattan Wildcats win tourney

    The Manhattan Wildcats fifth-grade basketball team won the Wamego Basketball Association tournament on Saturday. In the round-robin format, the Wildcats defeated the Wamego Red Raiders 41-11, the Topeka T-Birds 38-19, and the Abilene Cowboys 47-9. The Wildcats include Jake Cox, Ben Hulsmeier, Aiden Lee, Mitch

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    MCC hoops teams nationally ranked

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s and women’s basketball teams are both ranked in the latest NCCAA II poll.  The men cracked the Top 10 for the first time this season last week, coming in at No. 10. The women remained in the Top 10, coming

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Valley Heights boys fall in TVL championship

    In the championship game of the Twin Valley League tournament, Axtell edged Valley Heights 60-57 to take the tournament title. Charles Musil scored 24 for the Mustangs, but his team came up short as they tried to rally from a seven-point halftime deficit. Axtell jumped out

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Goodland 62, Riley County 52

    In the seventh-place game at the Hillsboro Trojan Classic, Riley County ended its week with another loss on Saturday, falling to Goodland. Coming in as the No. 7 seed, Riley County had its work cut out for it amidst a tough tournament field, losing in routs

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Riley County 53, Holcomb 52

    In the fifth place game of the Hillsboro Trojan Classic, the Riley County girls’ team ended its week with a victory over Holcomb. They finished the Trojan Classic with a 2-1 record, winning two straight after losing its first game against Wamego 44-30 in the

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Hillsboro 51, Wamego 50

    In the championship game of the Hillsboro Trojan Classic, the Wamego girls suffered their first loss of the season to Hillsboro, 51-50. The game was close all afternoon, with the hometown Trojans taking a one-point lead to halftime. Wamego outscored Hillsboro by one in the

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Bennington 58, Rock Creek 54

    In the finals of the Canton-Galva tournament on Friday, the Rock Creek boys fell to Bennington 58-54 to take second place. Rock Creek led 19-18 after the first quarter, but trailed 28-26 at the half. Bennington pushed its lead to 44-37 after the third quarter,

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2013

    Hesston 53, Wamego 46

    In the third-place game of the Hillsboro Trojan Classic, the Wamego boys fell to Hesston on Saturday. Coming in as the top seed, the Red Raiders faltered on Friday against Republic County to land in the consolation game. Dakota Turner led the way with 15 points

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2013

    Valley Heights drops Frankfort in TVL semis

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights picked up a 65-49 win in the semifinals of the Twin Valley League tournament, punching their ticket for the finals against Axtell. In a high-scoring first quarter, the Mustangs led 19-18 after the first quarter. The teams were tied at 26 at


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