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  • Area Schools | March 12, 2013

    MATC men’s golf completes historic day

    The Manhattan Area Technical College men’s golf team competed in its first-ever tournament recently, marking the first event in any sport at MATC. The Bison competed at the Swede Invitational hosted by Bethany College for a two-day event, March 7-8. The first day was

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    No. 2 Smith Center 63, No 1. Jeff Co. North 55


    The Smith Center Lady Red took charge in the fourth quarter and outscored Jefferson County North by five points to beat the Chargers 63-55 and win the 2A girls title at Bramlage Coliseum. A seesaw battle most of the way, the Lady Red led the

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    Wamego wins first-ever state title

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    SALINA — In the end, it was fitting that Rikki Alderson and Lakyn Rowden were the last two Red Raiders to score in Saturday’s state championship win. More often than not, the two senior starters are overshadowed by Kaylee and Lanie Page and their dynamic

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    No. 3 Sterling 57, No. 4 Moundridge 35

    The Sterling Black Bears ended the first half strong and started the second half the same way in its 57-35 victory over Moundridge. Third-seeded Sterling outscored the Wildcats by eight points in the second quarter alone and led 28-17 at the break 28-17. The Black

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    No. 5 Moundridge 71, No. 7 Ness City 68

    A strong first half kept the Wildcats afloat in their 71-68 win over Ness City. Moundridge outscored the Eagles by six in the second quarter and went into halftime with a 41-33 lead. Ness City made it interesting in the fourth quarter and outscored the

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    Republic Co. boys top Meade in 2A


    A last-second layup by Republic County’s Trevor Allen tied the game at the final buzzer and sent the game into overtime where the Buffaloes outlasted the Meade Buffaloes 64-53 to claim the Class 2a state championship Saturday night at Bramlage Coliseum. It was Meade

  • Area Schools | March 10, 2013

    Wamego thumps Fort Scott in Class 4A semifinal


    ALINA — Wamego’s Lakyn Rowden has a knack for finding open shots. Whether it’s spotting up for a 3-pointer or setting up just outside the paint for an easy jumper, the senior has been one of the Red Raiders’ more reliable contributors this year.

  • Area Schools | March 08, 2013

    MCC men falls short

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team fell short in its upset bid against top-seeded Ohio Christian University, 94-75, on Thursday. Ohio jumped out to an early 9-2 lead, but MCC rallied and the game remained close through most of the first half. The

  • Area Schools | March 08, 2013

    MCC women win tournament opener

    Manhattan Christian College Women advanced past the opening round of the national tournament Thursday by defeating Arlington Baptist 86-56. The Crusaders led 45-26 at halftime. They extended the lead in the second half by outscoring Arlington 41-30.  Ashley Valentine had a triple double for

  • Area Schools | March 08, 2013

    Wamego advances to 4A semis

    SALINA — You could call it first-game jitters. Or perhaps it was the large crowd, or just general nervousness. Wamego coach Jim Page thought it was the amount of space behind each backboard. Whatever it was, the Wamego Red Raiders struggled to find their shot early

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