When one of the three girls basketball teams in the county is the Class 3A state champion team, another one qualified for the Class 2A girls state basketball tournament and the third one played all of its opponents tough, you know your teams have played some good basketball over the course of the...
The 17 steals recorded by Wetmore High School senior Joel Hutfles this season is a new state record in the statistical category, according to Jordan Poland, president and CEO of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame at Wichita.
Poland said this morning that the new prep basketball record was confirmed on...
Here are the championship and third place games scores for Class 6A – Class 1A from Saturday, March 9.
Class 6A Girls
3. Washburn Rural defeated 4. Topeka High 54-42.
3rd Place Game
2. Derby defeated 8. Olathe Northwest 71-40.
Class 6A Boys
2. Blue Valley...
The Twin Valley League has announced its All Twin Valley League girls basketball teams.
1st Team All-League
*Senior Emilee Ebert, Frankfort – 1st team last year.
*Senior Macy Doebele, Hanover – 1st team last year.
*Senior Maddy Lueger, Centralia – 1st team last year.
*Senior Hanna Schmitz, Axtell...
The Northeast Kansas League has announced its All Northeas Kansas League girls basketball teams.
1st Team All-League
*Kylie Dohl, Jackson Heights – honorable mention 2017 and 1st team last year.
*Josie Weishar, Jefferson County North – 1st team last year.
*Amy Mitchell, McLouth.
If Royal Valley girls basketball coach Kyle Porter had to use one word to describe his team that won the Class 3A state basketball tournament in a thrilling overtime victory against Cheney, 55-52, Saturday, he said it would be “toughness.”
“The resolve and resiliency of this team has allowed us to...
Here is a score update for Class 6A – Class 1A from Wednesday, March 6.
Class 6A Boys at Wichita State
1. Washburn Rural defeated 8. Lawrence Free State 54-45 (OT).
5. Wichita Southeast defeated 4. Lawrence High 70-67.
2. Blue Valley Northwest defeated 7. Olathe North 75-70.
6. Shawnee Mission...
Baker University junior Lucas Lovvorn became Baker University Wrestling team’s first-ever two-time National Champion as he defeated Lucius Van Rensberg of Life University (Ga.) by sudden victory, 8-6, in the 174-pound national championship match at Des Moines, Iowa over the weekend.
Along with his...
The Big 7 League has announced its All Big 7 League Girls and Boys basketball teams, it has been announced.
Senior Jacy Dalinghaus, Nemaha Central - Was 1st team All League Big 7 last year, too.
Senior Mary Broxterman, Royal Valley – Was 1st team All Big 7 last year, also.
The Class 3A State Basketball Tournament is held at HCC-Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson.
Class 3A Girls at Hutchinson Round 1 March 6.
1. Cheney (21-2) vs. 8. Columbus (16-7) at 6:30 p.m.
4. Nemaha Central (20-3) vs. 5. Clay Center (18-4) at 8:15 p.m.
2. Norton Community (21-2) vs. 7. Scott...