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  • Central Christian upends MCC men, 94-80

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road Thursday night and lost, 94-80, to Central Christian College in McPherson.  Central shot 59 percent from the field, while the Crusaders connected on only 39 percent of their shots which enabled the Tigers to take 51-34 halftime lead. In ...

  • Riley edges Rock Creek girls, 43-31

    FLUSH — The Riley County girls’ basketball team used a strong third quarter to get some much-needed separation against the Rock Creek Mustangs Tuesday night in a 43-31 road win in a rivalry game. Riley County senior guards Katelyn Thomson and Madison Vargo combined for 23 points Tuesday night. Riley County head ...

  • Mustangs rout Riley County boys

    FLUSH — The Rock Creek Mustangs ran away from the Riley County Falcons, 67-31, in a rivalry game that was blown open in the first half. A raucous home crowd, led by a boisterous student section, helped Rock Creek open up to a 40-12 halftime lead, built by outscoring Riley County 22 ...

  • Undefeated Wamego still atop rankings

    In the latest version of the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings, the Wamego girls’ basketball team continued its run atop the Class 4A D-I poll, coming in at No. 1 for the fifth consecutive time. The undefeated Riley County girls came in at No. 2 in Class 3A, while undefeated Valley Heights ...

  • MCC women win two

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team won two games last weekend at the Cookson Hills Classic in Oklahoma. The Crusaders defeated Johnson University 65-57 in the first game. MCC led at halftime 34-25. The game pitted MCC’s quickness against the inside muscle of Johnson. Manhattan shot 75 percent ...

  • Frankfort splits with Wabaunsee

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats got their first win of the season with a 42-39 win over the Wabaunsee Chargers Friday night, riding a nine-point halftime lead to a victory, despite struggles from the free-throw line. The Wildcats were just 13 of 35 from the line, good for 37 percent, but managed to hit ...

  • Lanie Page keys Wamego’s 47-18 rout over Mustangs Blkcrkwamgirls (7).phatch

    WAMEGO — Paced by junior Lanie Page, the Wamego Red Raiders girls’ basketball team overwhelmed the Rock Creek Mustangs for a 47-18, victory on Friday night. Rock Creek head coach Mike Zabel said Wamego was just “bigger, faster, and stronger.” He added that he would be surprised if anyone beat the ...

  • Rock Creek salvages twin bill with 75-64 boys win

    WAMEGO — Packed to the brim, Wamego and Rock Creek fans squeezed into the gym at Wamego High School expecting a shootout, and that’s exactly what they got. Rock Creek ran away from Wamego, 75-64, in a game that was much closer down the stretch than the score indicated. Down 17 ...

  • Abilene High teammates key for K-State football

    The home team is behind by one point with just over two minutes to play. A conference victory and eligibility for a bowl game are on the line, but it doesn’t look good for the home team. They have the ball, but way back at their own 32 yard line. ...

  • Valley Heights’ boys stay undefeated

    BLUE RAPIDS — For the first time all season, the undefeated Valley Heights boys’ basketball team was tested. But it was still able to hold off Doniphan West, 62-58, to win its fifth straight game. Leading the entire way, Valley Heights (5-0) seemed to have the game in control, but Doniphan ...

  • Mustangs run past Doniphan West, 64-42

    BLUE RAPIDS — TheValley Heights girls blitzed the visiting Doniphan West Mustangs from beginning to end for a 64-42 victory on Friday night to stay undefeated. Mustangs’ sophomore Brandi Roepke led all scorers with 28 points, while junior Sidney Blackburn finished with 23 to combine for 51 of Valley Heights’ 64 points. Both players exited ...

  • Wamego sweeps Clay Center

    At Clay Center, the Red Raiders took a nine-point lead after the first quarter and didn’t look back on the road against the Tigers, leading by 11 at halftime and 12 after the third quarter to pick up an easy 46-27 victory. Kaylee and Lanie Page combined to score 26 points, with ...







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