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Register/Jocelyn SheetsIola High’s Jazmyne Honeycutt (22) had Independence High’s Lady Bulldogs’ number Monday in Kansas Class 4A Substate Tournament play. Honeycutt led the Fillies past hosting Independence 39-33 to advance in the postseason. INDEPENDENCE —…

Playing for homecourt advantage in the opening round of Region VI playoffs, Allen County Community College’s Red Devils and the Independence Community College Pirates staged a pretty good basketball game Saturday.The Red Devils had the…

PLEASANTON —  Crest High’s Lancers weren’t able to defend their Kansas Class 1A Regional Tournament title Saturday.Waverly High’s Bulldogs used a 16-7 first-quarter run to stake a lead that they would not let go of…

PLEASANTON — Southern Coffey County High’s Lady Titans flat out got after it Saturday night to win their second straight Kansas Class 1A Regional Tournament championship.The Lady Titans rolled over the Waverly High Lady Bulldogs…

SALINA — No medals but don’t count this weekend a lost one for Iola High wrestling.Juniors Chris Lynn and Marcus Sullivan both vowed to be back to the state tournament next year. Yes, both said,…

Register/Jocelyn SheetsAllen County Community College’s Nicole Rockhold (32) drives to the basket in Saturday’s 100-94 double overtime loss to Independence at home. Don’t tell Allen County Community College’s Red Devil women there’s nothing to play…

HUMBOLDT — Visiting Fredonia High blasted its way to an early lead against host Humboldt High, leading 22-4 after one period and 44-6 at halftime of a 68-23 win. The loss wraps up the regular…

PLEASANTON — Southern Coffey County High’s girls could do little wrong over the first 21⁄2 quarters of their Class 1A regional semifinal Friday. They Lady Titans shot well from the field and held Marais Des…

YATES CENTER — Yates Center High’s girls were efficient early on offense and even better on defense Friday. Their opening spurt gave the Wildcats all the cushion they needed to defeat visiting Altoona-Midway High 40-28.…

SALINA — It was a bittersweet day for Iola High wrestling Friday at Salina’s Bicentennial Center. Iola High’s Chris Lynn recorded the first win at a state wrestling tournament for the Mustang wrestling program. After…