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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 ...

Slow start stops Veritas in loss to Maur Hill

Junior forward Tucker Flory scored a game-high 23 points, but Veritas Christian's boys basketball team couldn't climb back from a slow start in a 63-44 road loss to Maur Hill on Friday. Flory made 11 of his 14 shots from the floor, adding a team-high eight rebounds. Quinton Donohoe had 10 ...

Catching Fire: Veritas rolls past KC East with big fourth quarter

For the first three quarters Tuesday, Veritas Christian’s boys basketball team couldn’t shake Kansas City (Mo.) East Christian. Make a few shots and KC East would answer right back.Then the fourth quarter arrived and the Eagles finished with a knockout blow. Veritas made seven straight ...

Veritas boys fall to St. Mary’s

Veritas Christian's boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Saturday against St. Mary's, 62-56, at St. Mary's. Tucker Flory led the Eagles (2-1) with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Quinton Donohoe added 12 points and Kammal Dowdell had 10. Veritas will play host to Kansas City ...

Veritas tops Grandview Christian, 71-65

Veritas Christian's boys basketball team erased a slow start in a 71-65 victory over Grandview Christian on Tuesday at Haskell Indian Nations University. Tucker Flory led the Eagles (2-0) with 23 points, while Kammal Dowdell added 12 points and eight rebounds. Trey Huslig had 13 points. Veritas ...

Veritas boys basketball looks to defend its state title

Looking for an encore after winning a Kansas Christian Athletic Association state championship last year, Veritas Christian’s boys basketball team is loaded with a solid core of returning players.The Eagles return two starters, forward Tucker Flory and shooting guard Trey Huslig, along with ...

Flory leads Veritas in season opening win

Tucker Flory scored 22 points and Veritas Christian’s boys basketball team cruised to a 63-36 victory over Heritage Christian in its season opener Friday in Olathe. The Eagles (1-0) snagged 17 steals, including five from Flory, to help their offense. Kammal Dowdell added 14 points while Kyle ...

Veritas football players on all-KCAA team

Several of Veritas Christian's football players were honored on the Kansas Christian Athletic Association's all-league team, announced Tuesday. Junior receiver Trey Huslig and junior defensive end Grant Shuck were first-team all-league selections. Huslig had 737 receiving yards and 17 total ...