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Veritas wins first game of KCAA state basketball tourney

Veritas Christian's boys basketball team shot 49 percent from the field and earned a 70-48 victory over Manhattan CHIEF in the first round of the KCAA state tournament Thursday in Salina. Juniors Tucker Flory and Trey Huslig combined for 43 points. The Eagles, the defending KCAA state ...

Trey Huslig scores 30 in Veritas’ win over MDCV

Veritas Christian junior Trey Huslig scored 30 points, drilling six 3-pointers, in a 66-38 road victory over Marais des Cygnes on Friday.Huslig shot 11 of 17 from the floor, adding three assists. Jackson Rau and Kyle Weinhold had 10 points apiece.Veritas 23 17 18 8 – 66MDCV 13 5 17 3 – ...

The Mask: Behind diZerega, Seabury earns gritty win over Veritas

Bishop Seabury boys basketball coach Jonathan Raney wasn’t sure what to expect from his lone senior Thomas diZerega against crosstown rival Veritas on Senior Night. A nose injury suffered in Thursday’s practice put diZerega’s status in question before Friday night's contest. “His nose ...

Veritas boys roll past St. John’s

Grant Schuck scored a game-high 19 points and Veritas Christian's boys basketball team cruised to a 67-30 victory over St. John's on Tuesday at Perry-Lecompton High. Shuck made 6 of his 11 attempts from the 3-point line. Tucker Flory added 15 points while Kyle Weinhold had 12 points and eight ...

Tucker Flory highlights Veritas win over WAHAA

For the second straight game in as many days, Veritas Christian junior forward Tucker Flory frustrated opponents with his ability to score and rebound. Flory finished with a game-high 26 points and nine rebounds in a 62-45 victory over WAHAA on Saturday at Haskell Indian Nations University. ...

Tucker Flory’s 31 points carry Veritas boys past Wichita Classical

The moment he stepped onto the court before his team’s game against Wichita Classical, Veritas junior Tucker Flory already had a sizeable advantage. Standing at 6-foot-3, Flory posed as the tallest offensive threat in the game, and he took full advantage against Classical’s defense Friday ...

Slow second half costs Veritas in loss to Topeka Cornerstone

Veritas Christian's boys basketball team had a five-point lead at halftime Tuesday, but lost, 66-54, to Topeka Cornerstone at Perry-Lecompton High. Quinton Donohoe scored a team-high 15 points and Tucker Flory added 10 points and eight rebounds. The Eagles dropped their record to 9-9. ...

Dominant fourth quarter lifts Veritas to 71-51 win

Leading by two points at the beginning of the fourth quarter Saturday, Veritas Christian's boys basketball team pulled away from Derby Invasion with a dominant defensive display in a 71-51 victory in Derby. The Eagles outscored Derby, 20-2, in the fourth quarter. Trey Huslig scored a game-high ...

Veritas boys fall to Sunrise, 76-59

Quinton Donhoe and Trey Huslig combined for 35 points with five 3-pointers, but Veritas Christian's boys basketball team couldn't keep pace with Sunrise Christian in a 76-59 loss Friday in Wichita. Huslig shot 7 of 24 from the floor on his way to a team-high 20 points. Playing without forward ...

Area roundup: Veritas boys fall to Sumner, Seabury boys dropped by Maranatha

In the seventh-place game of the Spring Hill Invitational Basketball Tournament on Friday, Veritas Christian's boys basketball team suffered a 57-31 loss to Sumner Academy. The Eagles dropped their record to 8-7. Maranatha 62, Seabury boys 48Tied at halftime, Bishop Seabury's boys basketball ...

Veritas boys slip against Spring Hill, 73-50

Veritas Christian's boys basketball team dropped its second game of the Spring Hill Invitational Basketball Tournament with a 73-50 loss to host Spring Hill on Thursday. Junior guard Trey Huslig scored a team-high 15 points, but the Eagles (8-6) couldn't make up any ground in the second half. ...

Veritas falls to Gardner Edgerton in Spring Hill tourney

Trailing by two points after three quarters against Class 6A opponent Gardner Edgerton, Veritas Christian's boys basketball team couldn't keep up in a 49-36 loss in the first round of the Spring Hill Invitational Basketball Tournament on Tuesday. Grant Schuck led the Eagles (8-5) with 10 ...

Veritas tops St. Mary’s in overtime, 61-55

A fourth-quarter rally forced overtime and Veritas Christian's boys basketball team used that momentum to outlast St. Mary's on Saturday at East Lawrence Rec Center for a 61-55 victory. The Eagles outscored St. Mary's 28-14 following the end of the third quarter. Trey Huslig led with 19 points ...

Veritas boys fall to Metro Mavs

Tucker Flory and Trey Huslig combined for 32 points, but Veritas Christian's boys basketball team lost, 60-54, to Metro Mavs on Tuesday at Perry-Lecompton High. Metro 14 16 15 15 – 60Veritas 11 21 7 15 – 54Metro – Cole DeSouza 12, Michael Spaedy 9, Ian McTavish 2, Landon Ream 2, Jackson ...

Veritas boys crush St. John’s

Playing in their third game this week, Veritas Christian's boys basketball players opened a 25-point lead at halftime in an eventual 72-36 victory over St. John's Military Academy in Salina. Tucker Flory led the Eagles with 19 points, while Quinton Donohoe (11 points), Trey Huslig (16) and ...

Veritas boys hoops holds off Seabury, 55-52

Each time the scrappy Bishop Seabury Academy boys basketball team mounted a rally, the veteran Veritas Christian squad had an answer on Friday at Haskell's Coffin Sports Complex.Veritas juniors Tucker Flory (20 points) and Trey Huslig (16 points) powered the Eagles past the Seahawks, 55-52, in ...

Defensive intensity fuels Veritas boys hoops past Manhattan CHIEF

Whether it was from the field or from the free-throw line, shots simply weren’t falling for the Veritas Christian boys basketball team on Tuesday against Manhattan CHIEF at the Lawrence Community Building.Despite the Eagles’ shooting woes, Veritas was able to erase a seven-point deficit in ...

2017 Journal-World All-Area volleyball team

Player of the Year: Rachel Hickman, Free StateOne of the most powerful hitters in the Sunflower League, Hickman broke Free State’s single-season school record with 419 kills on a .334 hit percentage. The 6-foot-3 junior earned all-state honors, adding 75 blocks, 49 aces and 134 digs. ...

2017 Journal-World All-Area football team

Player of the Year: Dante Jackson, LawrenceA dynamic dual-threat quarterback, Jackson was named the Sunflower League’s co-Most Valuable Player. The 5-foot-8 senior rushed for 1,215 yards and 12 touchdowns, and threw for another 974 yards and 13 scores. He added an interception in the ...

Veritas boys storm past Manhattan CHIEF

With a 33-point second quarter, Veritas Christian's boys basketball team picked up a 77-50 road victory against Manhattan CHIEF on Saturday. Junior forward Tucker Flory posted 20 points and five rebounds, while Scott Weinhold had eight points and 10 boards. Guards Quinton Donhoe, Trey Huslig ...