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PLEASANTON — Crest High’s Lancers were unable to fend off Central Heights High’s Vikings Saturday as the two-time defending champions. The Vikings used a 15-8 run in the fourth quarter to defeat the Lancers 49-41…

BURLINGTON  — Iola High’s Mustangs seemed to stand still down the stretch of Saturday’s third-place game of the 2010 Burlington High Invitational.The Mustangs scored 10 points in that final eight minutes but it came only…

BURLINGTON — Iola High’s Fillies proved their mettle Saturday.They trailed the Rossville High’s Bulldogs through 28:30 of a 32-minute game. The Fillies found the way to gain a 49-42 victory and win the fifth-place game…

  Fillies plays for fifth place at Burlington   BURLINGTON — “We feed off our defense,” said Becky Carlson, Iola High Fillies’ head coach. But it took about five minutes to get to “Fillies’ style”…

  Third-ranked Wildcats run away from Mustangs in semifinal game   BURLINGTON — Iola High’s Mustangs are chalking up Friday’s semifinal game up to experience and moving on. For one quarter, the Mustangs hung in there…

MELVERN — Southern Coffey County High’s girls overcame a pesky case of turnover-itis with solid shooting from the field and the free throw line Friday. The Lady Titans shot 50 percent from the floor and…

LE ROY — Keeping pace in the Lyon County League is tough for Southern Coffey County High’s basketball teams. They had to schedule back-to-back makeup games before the LCL tournament starts next week. On Thursday,…

Cameron Parker started where he left off as NJCAA Indoor triple jump champion last March. The Allen County Community College sophomore opened defense of his title with a win at last weekend’s University of Nebraska…

ROSALIA — Yates Center High’s Wildcat boys and girls stepped out of Tri-Valley League play Thursday to take on Flinthills High’s Mustang teams It was a good night for Wildcat basketball. The Wildcat girls cruised…

CHEROKEE — Marmaton Valley High’s Wildcat girls and boys had a tough go of it Thursday in Southeast High Lancer Classic play. Both were playing on the consolation side of the brackets. The Wildcat girls…