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  • 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

  • Area Schools | January 18, 2013

    Rock Creek 57, W. Homeschool 36

    At Canton, Rock Creek advanced to the finals of the Canton-Galva tournament on Thursday with a 57-36 win over Wichita Homeschool. The win moved the Mustangs to 9-1 on the season, while they sit at 5-0 early in the Mid-East League schedule.

  • Area Schools | January 16, 2013

    MCC men defeat Calvary Bible College

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road Tuesday night and defeated Calvary Bible College 82-54.  The Crusaders got off to a fast start as they opened the game on a 22-0 run.  Lonnie Penner scored eight points to

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    Hesston 64, Riley County 38

    At Hillsboro for the boys’ Trojan Classic, Riley County trailed 30-18 at halftime and trailed by 21 after the third quarter in a tough opening-round game for the seventh-seeded Falcons. Riley County (2-8, 0-5 Mid-East) was led by Tyler Jordan’s 10 points.

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    Wamego girls thump Riley County

    At Hillsboro for the girls’ Trojan Classic, the Wamego girls outscored Riley County in each quarter, but used a decisive second quarter to win their opening-round game at the tournament, 44-30. The Red Raiders (9-0, 4-0 NCKL) outscored the Falcons (4-5, 3-1 Mid-East) 9-2 in

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    Valley Heights 51, Wetmore 48

    At Frankfort, In a tight game from start to finish, fourth-seeded Valley Heights came away on top against Wetmore on Monday. With just a one-point lead after three quarters, the Mustangs (7-2, 4-1 Twin Valley) did enough to get the win and earn a berth

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    Frankfort 51, Linn 39

    Playing as tournament host, third-seeded Frankfort outscored Linn 18-9 in the second quarter to turn a close game into an easy win for the Wildcats (8-1, 4-1 Twin Valley). With the win, Frankfort faces second-seeded Baileyville B&B in the semifinals on Friday. Jessa

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    FRANKFORT 50, ONAGA 30

    The hometown Frankfort Wildcats led 21-8 at halftime and didn’t let up against top-seeded Onaga, earning a semifinal berth against Valley Heights on Thursday. Calahan Brown led the Wildcats (6-4, 2-3 Twin Valley) with 16 points while Brett Kenworthy added 13.

  • Area Schools | January 15, 2013

    Valley Heights 60, Hanover 49

    The Mustangs came out of the gate strong against Hanover, taking a seven-point lead and maintaining that lead the rest of the way in a matchup between teams seeded fourth and fifth. Valley Heights was the only team to survive a day of upsets and

  • Area Schools | January 14, 2013

    MCC wins two games

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team picked up two victories over the weekend, beating Presentation College 50-49 and Union College 108-94. MCC beat Presentation on Friday night in a defensive game that saw a low-scoring first half. Presentation lead 27-23 at halftime, with


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