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  • Area Schools | February 24, 2013

    Area sub-state matchups set

    With the regular season in the books and the postseason starting next week, some teams have a tougher road than others, with several teams finishing strong to earn a top seed, while others faltered down the stretch and will have to work that much harder

  • Area Schools | February 20, 2013

    Semi Ojeleye breaks state scoring record

    Ottawa senior Semi Ojeleye broke the Kansas state scoring record on Tuesday at Eudora, scoring 26 points to bring his career total to 2,563 points. Ojeleye, the brother of former K-State forward Victor Ojeleye, entered the game needing 18 points to break the record held by Josh Reid,

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    Page sisters have Red Raiders surging


    Being different and sticking out isn’t exactly the common method of operation for most high school girls — or any high school kid, for that matter. The Page sisters aren’t like most high school kids, though. They’ve helped lead the Wamego High girls’

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    Manhattan Wildcats win tourney

    The Manhattan Wildcats fifth grade basketball team won a tournament this past weekend at St. Mary’s High School. The Wildcats beat the Holton Blue Cats 37-10, the Cap City Kings 41-19, and the Top City Thunder 34-27 to take first place. Wildcats players include

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    MCC men lose in league title game

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team fell short in the Midwest Christian College tournament Saturday losing to the host school Ozark Christian College, 87-74, in the title game. MCC had captured the regular season conference championship and defeated Ozark twice on its way

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    MCC women win conference tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team won two games this past weekend to capture the Midwest Christian Conference tournament title. Second-ranked MCC rolled over Faith Baptist 78-15 in the first game. The Crusaders secured a comfortable lead in the early minutes and coasted

  • Area Schools | February 18, 2013

    Luckey wins title

    The Luckey Junior High girls’ basketball team won the championship this season with a 14-1 record, beating Washington in the title game, 42-27. Bethany Crubel scored 15 points and 11 rebounds in the game, while Morgan Feldkamp had 12 points and four rebounds. Other team members included Cara

  • Area Schools | February 17, 2013

    Falcons’ Oliver wins 500th game; boys win overtime

    At Rossville, Riley County girls head coach Harold Oliver notched his 500th win on Friday in a 41-20 victory over Rossville. The Falcons (14-5, 7-1 Mid-East) led 30-20 after three quarters before blanking the Bulldogs (3-15, 1-7) in the fourth quarter, 11-0. Madison and Makayla

  • Area Schools | February 13, 2013

    Valley Heights beats Onaga 45-35

    At Onaga, the Mustangs (13-5, 9-2 Twin-Valley) won a close one against Onaga (10-7, 5-4) on the road, taking a four-point lead into the fourth quarter and holding on for the win. HANOVER 67, BLUE VALLEY 49 At Hanover, the Wildcats (12-5, 7-2 Twin-Valley) outscored Blue Valley (2

  • Area Schools | February 12, 2013

    Guggisberg: Area teams have tough road to state


    Within the framework of Kansas high-school athletics, Class 4A is usually considered the toughest classification. The general argument is 4A’s gap in enrollment numbers are the most unfair of any class, with the biggest 4A school (Highland Park with 729) enrolling nearly three times the

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