Area high school sports

Eudorans make All-Frontier team
March 17, 2014
Eudora High senior Andrew Ballock and freshman Mitchell Ballock not only won a state championship Saturday but they also earned first-team All-Frontier League honors.
SFT girls win state in OT
March 16, 2014
The Chargers made plenty of free throws late in their 58-54 overtime state title victory at Hartman Arena. By Bobby Nightengale
Eudora boys, SFT girls advance at state
March 15, 2014
Eudora High sophomore Austin Downing made a layup with seven seconds left to lift the EHS boys basketball team over top-seeded Andale, 44-43, on Friday afternoon in the semifinals of the Class 4A-II state tournament at Hartman Arena.
Area basketball roundup: Eudora boys advance to state
March 8, 2014
Andrew Ballock scored 23 points, brother Mitchell added 18, and Austin Downing chipped in 16 as Eudora hammered Osawatomie, 78-53, to claim a trip to the Class 4A Div. II state boys basketball tournament.
Area basketball roundup: Eudora girls advance at sub-state
March 7, 2014
Makaila Garcia scored 18 points to lead Eudora over Ottawa on Thursday in a Class 4A-II girls basketball semifinal.
Eudora boys roll
February 26, 2014
Mitchell Ballock scored 25 points, and Eudora defeated Ottawa on Tuesday night in high school boys basketball.
Area basketball roundup: Ottawa boys beat Baldwin
February 22, 2014
Quentin Blaue scored a game-high 19 points to help the Cyclones’ boys defeat Baldwin.
Area basketball roundup: Unbeaten Lansing boys rout Tongie
February 21, 2014
Khalil Bailey scored a game-high 16 points and Lansing’s boys basketball team continued its undefeated season with a 72-47 victory against Tonganoxie on Thursday night.
Area basketball roundup: Ottawa girls fall to Paola, 57-46
February 19, 2014
Corie Fischer scored 26 points for the Cyclones, but the Ottawa girls basketball team lost on Wednesday at Paola.
Area basketball roundup: Ottawa boys fall to Piper
February 16, 2014
Issac McCullough scored 18 points, and Quentin Blaue added 15, but the Ottawa High boys basketball team lost to Piper, 62-60, on Saturday.
Area basketball roundup: Tongie falls in 2OTs
February 12, 2014
James Grizzle scored a game-high 30 points, but Basehor-Linwood outlasted Tonganoxie, 77-69, on Tuesday night in double overtime.
Area basketball roundup: Tongie boys cruise past Ottawa
February 9, 2014
Tonganoxie’s boys basketball team took a 15-2 lead after the first quarter and held on to beat Ottawa on Saturday.
Area basketball roundup: Baldwin boys improve to 12-1
February 8, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys improved to 12-1 and stayed atop the Frontier League with a hard-fought 56-52 victory against Paola.
Kaws’ cause: Perry-Lecompton supports ailing teammate
February 6, 2014
Zach Linquist has made a habit out of striking out hitters and fighting for rebounds as a baseball and basketball player at Perry-Lecompton High, but on Oct. 2 he met an unfamiliar and more challenging opponent. By Chris Duderstadt
Area basketball roundup: Ottawa boys, girls beat Spring Hill
February 3, 2014
Ottawa — Isaac McCullough hit six three-pointers on his way to 34 points as the Ottawa High boys basketball team defeated Spring Hill, 66-49, on Monday.