At Hope, the hometown Lions dispatched the Flint Hills Christian School girls’ basketball team 38-4, running out to a big lead and never letting the defensive pressure up as the game went on.
The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road to Omaha over the weekend and picked up two victories. Friday night MCC took on Grace University and defeated the Royals 86-82. The Crusaders overcame a 47-36 halftime deficit, tying the game at 58
In the annual league tournament on Saturday at Junction City, the Anthony Middle School eighth-grade girls’ A team beat Topeka Seaman in the semifinals before falling to Shawnee Heights in the championship. Against Seaman, Gigi McAtee led with 15 points in the 24-17 win, with Kayla
The Anthony Middle School seventh-grade girls’ basketball season ended yesterday with a 30-28 OT win against Eisenhower. Players included: Raegan Wilcoxson, Ayanna Gamble, Josie Hilgers, Emily Armbrust, Megan Klug, Meg Auten, Nicki Keller, Kenzie Smith. The B team beat Eisenhower 20-9 to end its season.
Rock Creek traveled to the Clay Center wrestling tournament on Saturday, placing two in the finals for the first time. Rock Creek had two wrestlers go undefeated in pool play, Juniors Marc Reiss (126) and Jesse Correll (220). Reiss won his finals match 10-4 over Norton’s
At Riley, a 28-23 halftime lead proved good enough for Riley County on Friday as it beat Silver Lake 66-61. The Falcons actually extended their lead in the third quarter, outscoring Silver Lake 23-14 to go ahead 51-37. The Eagles outscored Riley County 24-15 in
At Flush, the Rock Creek Mustangs couldn’t overcome a slow start in a 46-33 loss to Council Grove on Friday. The Mustangs fell behind 13-3 after the first quarter and trailed 24-13 by halftime. Rock Creek pulled within 10 points after the third quarter, but
At Alma, Valley Heights gained an early lead and continued to extend it on the way to a 73-45 win over Wabaunsee. The Mustangs picked up their third win of the season and are 3-0.
At Washington, Frankfort didn’t have enough to keep up with Washington County in a 67-44 loss on Friday. It was a 24-16 lead for Washington County in the first quarter, and Frankfort was outscored 19-6 in the second period. The Wildcats never recovered.
At Riley, Bryce Chavis scored 11 points and was the only Riley County player in double figures as the Falcons lost to Silver Lake, 50-36. Silver Lake led 16-2 after the first quarter and 31-8 by halftime. The Falcons won the second half 28-19, but couldn’
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