Area Schools

  • Wamego girls still No. 1

    It’s another week at No. 1 for the Wamego girls as they remain atop the Class 4A-DI KBCA rankings. The Riley County girls checked in at No. 2 in 3A and the Valley Heights girls are No. 2 in 1A-D1. At 9-1 overall and still unbeaten in Centennial League play, the Manhattan ...

  • Valley Heights girls win TVL tourney

    Playing against host-school and undefeated Washington County on Saturday night, the second-seeded Valley Heights girls’ basketball team upset Tigers, 31-28, to win the Twin Valley League tournament. In a tight back-and-forth game, Valley Heights (11-1, 5-1 Twin Valley) went to halftime tied with the Tigers at 11, but took a four-point ...

  • Doniphan West 39, Frankfort 34

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament in Washington, the Wildcats took a two-point lead after the first quarter, but were outscored in each of the following three quarters to fall to Doniphan West. Ashley Joseph scored 12 points, with Maura Kennedy adding seven. Frankfort (2-9, 1 ...

  • Valley Heights 53, Linn 40

    In the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament, Valley Heights (10-2, 5-1 Twin Valley) took an 11-point lead to halftime and led by 17 heading into the fourth quarter in a game that was never particularly close. Gage Woodyard scored 13 points, with Elijah Smith adding 12 and Charles Musil scoring 11. ...

  • Frankfort 54, Doniphan West 49

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament, the Wildcats overcame a nine-point halftime deficit with a strong second half, outscoring Doniphan West by 10 in the third quarter and by four in the fourth to complete the rally. Adam Koch scored 15 points to lead all scorers, ...

  • MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.  MCC defeated Central Christian College of the Bible on Friday night, 80-74, in Moberly, Mo., and then traveled to St. Louis where it defeated St. Louis Christian College,  92-60. ...

  • Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide β€” who all went 5-0 β€” the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night. “We didn’t wrestle very well as a team, but it was enough to get the job done this time,” Mustangs head coach Dan ...

  • Wamego girls stay perfect, beat Falcons

    HILLSBORO β€” It was perhaps the most high-profile girls’ matchup in the area Saturday night as Class 4A Div. I No. 1 Wamego squared off against Class 3A No. 2 Riley County in a battle of unbeatens. It just happened to be played about two hours south of either school as the Red ...

  • Wamego boys lose to Hillsboro, take 4th

    In the third-place game of the Trojan Classic on Saturday, the Wamego boys’ basketball team couldn’t keep pace with the host Trojans after taking an early lead, losing 60-47 to fall to 1-2 on the weekend against a loaded field. Wamego (6-6) led 17-12 after the first quarter but ...

  • TMP 61, Riley Co. 42

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons gave up big runs to the TMP Monarchs in the second and fourth quarters in the fifth-place game at the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro to end the weekend with a 1-2 mark and in sixth place. Brice Brummett had 16 points to lead the Falcons, while Trace ...

  • Hanover 44, Valley Heights 40

    At Washington, the Mustangs fell in a close game to Hanover to land in the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament. Valley Heights (10-2) beat Linn 53-40 in Saturday’s final. Game information was not available. Charles Musil scored 18 points to lead the Mustangs. ...

  • Rock Creek 69, Derby Invasion 59

    At Canton, the Mustangs took third place at the Canton-Galva midseason tournament with a win over the Derby Homeschool Invasion. Rock Creek led 23-12 after one quarter and 35-25 at halftime before Derby closed the deficit to just 50-45 entering the fourth. Individual scoring was not available. With no game ...










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