At Baileyville, Valley Heights held off a late surge from Baileyville B&B on Thursday to win 50-45. In a primer for the Twin Valley League tournament, the Mustangs (8-1) turned a 14-12 first quarter deficit into a 32-19 halftime lead. Valley Heights had
At Baileyville, Valley Heights took its first loss of the season on Thursday, losing a narrow game to Baileyville B&B, 33-32. Baileyville had a 12-9 lead after the first quarter, and had it up to 19-15 by halftime. The Mustangs (8-1) made a
The Rock Creek Mustangs used their advantage in the upper weights to beat the Manhattan JV team, 43-28, in a dual this week. Manhattan got all its points from the five lightest weights, with three pins (106 – Alex Martinez, 113 – Sean Vanetta, 120 – Jason Bloomdahl), a major decision (126 –
The third-ranked Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team defeated No. 4 Hillsdale Baptist 87-75 on Monday night in Moore, Okla. The Lady Crusaders jumped to an early 9-2 lead to open game in the first few minutes. Hillsdale fought back and tied the score at 22.
The Rock Creek wrestling team traveled to Burlington on Saturday with a new look to its team. After wrestling the first semester without three seniors — Marc Reiss Justin Ward, and Jesse Correll — all were back on the mat this last weekend. Rock Creek jumped out
The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road Saturday and defeated Baptist Bible College, 87-65. MCC got off to a strong start and opened up a 23-13 lead midway through the first half. Baptist Bible, however, put together an 18-6 run
WAMEGO — Concordia pushed the pace and attacked the defending Class 4A state champion Wamego on Friday night, but the Red Raiders were still too much for the visiting Panthers — keeping their perfect season intact with a decisive 56-19 rout at home. Lanie and Kaylee Page
WAMEGO — Jay-Z’s song “On to the Next One” blared from the Wamego locker room after the Red Raiders’ 69-61 home victory over Concordia on Friday night. It was a fitting anthem for Wamego, which bounced back from a nonconference loss to Rock Creek a
At Silver Lake, the Mustangs used a dominant third quarter, outscoring previously unbeaten Silver Lake 32-13, to win running away Friday night, 71-41. Rock Creek got big minutes off the bench from Nate Berard, who scored 21 points, while Carson Becker added 15 and Ryan Schneider and
At Rossville, the Riley County Falcons ran out of gas in the fourth quarter, with the Bulldogs blanking the Falcons 10-0 in the final quarter to pull away and win. Riley County took a four-point lead after the first quarter but fell behind in the
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