The KBCA (Kansas Basketball Coaches Association) has announced the 2020-2021 girls and boys basketball rankings on Tuesday, Dec. 22.
The girls rankings were as follows:
Class 6A Girls
2. Shawnee Mission NW
4. Shawnee Mission West
5. Washburn Rural
6. Olathe North
The Holton varsity wrestling team will return to action after the Christmas break on Jan. 5 at Tonganoxie in a dual with the Traiblazers, according to its schedule.
The varsity Wildcats won a dual at Sabetha on Dec. 17 by the score of 62-16.
The individual results were as follows:
The Holton Wildcats football team made it all the way to the final-four of the Class 3A state football playoffs this season before falling in the sub-state game 22-9 to Perry-Lecompton, The Wildcats finished 9-2 in the season that will be remembered as “the COVID-19 season.’’
The Wildcats qualified...
The Holton Lady Wildcats basketball team started its season strong with a road win over Burlington 58-31.
“I’m extremely proud of the effort and togetherness of our team during the game,” said HHS head coach Kurt Haussler. “Burlington has a very strong basketball tradition, and they are a solid...
The KWCA (Kansas Wrestling Coaches Association) has announced its 2020-2021 girls and boys wrestling rankings.
Girls Team Rankings
1. Washburn Rural
3. Great Bend
7. Council Grove
8. Kansas City-Piper
9. Lawrence Free State
The KBCA (Kansas Basketball Coaches Association) has announced the 2020-2021 girls and boys basketball rankings on Tuesday, Dec. 8.
The girls results were as follows:
Class 6A Girls
1. Topeka High
2. Olathe North
3. Shawnee Mission NW
4. Wichita Heights
6. Washburn Rural
7. Olathe West
Trailing 8-3 at halftime at Perry-Lecompton’s football field, the Holton Wildcats fought hard but came up short 22-9 in their Class 3A sub-state playoff game.
The victory earned the Kaws (now 11-1) their second straight trip to the 3A state championship game.
Holton finished with a 9-2 record.
The Holton Wildcats won a Class 3A sectional title by winning at Frontenac by the score of 42-6 and in doing so improved to 9-1. Frontenac finished 6-5.
The Wildcats did not score on the opening kick off at Frontenac as they had in the game versus Baldwin the previous week, but nonetheless they had...
Within a couple of minutes of play against Baldwin, the Holton Wildcats had all the points they would need for their eighth win in nine games.
On the opening kick off, Holton sophomore Matt Lierz fielded the kick at Holton’s 25-yard line and returned it all the way 75 yards for a touchdown.
The fourth annual Holton Recorder All-Area girls cross country team this year awards first team, second team and honorable mentions.
The Jackson Heights Cobras had one girl runner - Annie Allen - qualify for the Class 1A state cross country meet this year.
Here’s the All-Area picks:
1st Team Girls...