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Local Sports

Victoria Knights Claim Third Place

Victoria boys 2016 3rd Place 1A D1 BasketballThe sixth-seeded Victoria Knights boys basketball team upset top-seeded and defending state champion Hanover Saturday in Dodge City to claim third place of the 2016 1A Division 1 Kansas State Basketball Tournament.


2016 State Basketball Tournament Recap

2016 KSHSAA State Basketball LogoThree area teams competed in the 2016 Kansas State High School Basketball Tournaments March 9-12.


Russell Native Wins Big 12 Title

OSU Wrestler Preston WeigelRussell native and current Oklahoma State wrestler Preston Weigel won the Big 12 Conference title at 197 pounds on Sunday, March 6 in Kansas City.


Former RHS Standout Makes NCAA Div. II Tournament

CSU-Pueblo Womens BBall March 2016Former Russell High School standout Madison Beagley along with her teammates on the CSU-Pueblo women's basketball team will play in the NCAA Div. 2 National Basketball Tournament.


Three Area Basketball Teams Make State

High School BasketballThe Sylvan-Lucas girls and boys basketball teams and the Victoria boys have qualified for the 2016 Class 1A Div. 1 and 2 State Basketball Tournaments.


Russell Girls Fall to TMP in Semifinals

RHS BasketballThe Russell High School girls basketball team ended its 2015-2016 season Friday night with a 61-37 loss to rival TMP-Marian in Norton in the 3A Sub-State Semifinals.


Recap of Area Sub-States

BasketballSub-state week was held last week across Kansas and here's a recap of the scores from area teams.


Mike in Morning Banner
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