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Russell and Wilson Win Sportsmanship Awards

KSHSAA LogoRussell and Wilson High Schools have been selected for sportmanship awards from the Kansas State High School Activities Association.

Schools participating in the state basketball tournament were eligible for the award.

The Russell girls qualified for the Class 3A State Tournament in Hutchinson and took fourth.  The Wilson girls made the 1A Div. 2 Tournament in Hays and also finished fourth.

Schools whose teams did not advance to the semifinal rounds were eligible to receive a certificate if they met the qualifying standards of sportsmanship. Schools participating in all three days of the tournament were eligible to receive a plaque for their school and medals for cheerleaders. Russell and Wilson both won plaques and medals.

For more on the award and other schools who were honored, CLICK HERE.

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