Local Sports

Russell K-18 Teams Split Thursday Games

K-18 Baseball LogoThe Russell Red and Blue K-18 youth baseball teams were both in action on Thursday, June 18.


Russell Legion Rolls to Sweep

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team improved to 10-5 on the summer with a pair of wins over Great Bend on Wednesday, June 17 at Shaffer Field in Russell.


Former RHS Standout Headed to Colorado

2013 RHS Alum Madison Beagley 6-16-15Former Russell High School basketball standout Madison Beagley is taking her talents to the Division II level.


Russell Legion Swept by Dodge City

Russell Legion Baseball PatchThe Russell American Legion baseball team was swept by Dodge City on Tuesday, June 16 at Shaffer Field in Russell.


Russell K-18 Teams Split Doubleheader

K-18 BaseballThe Russell Red and Blue K-18 baseball teams met up for the first time this summer at the Memorial Park Complex in Russell on Monday, June 15.


Russell Legion Sweeps Triangular

Russell Legion Baseball PatchAfter learning the Great Bend Chiefs Tournament was canceled due to wet fields, Russell American Legion baseball coach Zach Shipley decided to put together a mini tournament of his own.


Area Sports Schedules

2016-2017 Area High School Varsity Basketball Schedules

Junior Varsity games generally start at 4 PM, with Varsity games following at 6 PM.

Dec. 2               @ Beloit St. John's-Tipton
Dec. 5-9            Tiger Classic in Natoma
Dec. 13             @ Plainville
Jan. 3               vs. Wilson
Jan. 6               vs. Thunder Ridge (Rescheduled from Dec. 16)
Jan. 10              vs. Sylvan-Lucas
Jan. 13-20         NPL Tournament in Lincoln
Jan. 24              @ Chase
Jan. 27              @ Lincoln
Feb. 3               @ Osborne
Feb. 7               @ Rock Hills
Feb. 10             @ Pike Valley
Feb. 14              vs. Tescott
Feb. 17              @ Lakeside 
Feb. 21              vs. Palco
Feb. 24              vs. Southern Cloud

Dec. 2               @ Wakefield
Dec. 5-10          Tescott Tournament
Dec. 13              vs. Lincoln
Jan. 6                vs. Tescott
Jan. 10              @ Natoma
Jan. 13-20          NPL Tournament in Lincoln
Jan. 23               @ Pike Valley (Rescheduled from Dec. 16)
Jan. 24               vs. Southern Cloud
Jan. 27               vs. Otis-Bison
Jan. 31               vs. Rock Hills
Feb. 3                 @ Thunder Ridge
Feb. 7                 @ Chase
Feb. 10               @ Wilson
Feb. 14               vs. Osborne
Feb. 17               vs. Beloit St. John's-Tipton
Feb. 24               @ Lakeside

Dec. 2                vs. Hoxie
Dec. 5-10           WaKeeney "Purple and Gold" Tournament
Dec. 13              vs. TMP
Jan. 3                 @ Plainville
Jan. 6                 vs. Otis-Bison
Jan. 10               @ Stockton
Jan. 13                vs. Central Plains
Jan. 16-21           Hoisington Winter Jam
Jan. 24                @ Ellis
Jan. 27                vs. LaCrosse
Jan. 31                @ Ellinwood
Feb. 3                  @ Macksville
Feb. 10                vs. St. John
Feb. 14                @ Kinsley
Feb. 17                @ Ness City
Feb. 21                vs. Osborne

Dec. 2                 vs. Otis-Bison
Dec. 5-9              Tescott Tournament
Dec. 13                @ Palco
Jan. 3                  @ Natoma
Jan. 6                  vs. Southern Cloud
Jan. 10                vs. Chase
Jan. 13-20            NPL Tournament in Lincoln
Jan. 24                @ Osborne
Jan. 27                 vs. Rock Hills
Jan. 31                 @ Lincoln (Rescheduled from Dec. 16)
Feb. 3                  @ Beloit St. John's-Tipton
Feb. 7                  @ Tescott
Feb. 10                 vs. Sylvan-Lucas
Feb. 14                 vs. Lakeside
Feb. 17                 @ Pike Valley
Feb. 24                 vs. Thunder Ridge

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