Sports

McLouth basketball teams sweep Immaculata
Bulldogs will host JCN on Friday
February 18, 2014
The McLouth High girls have consecutive wins for the first time this season after Tuesday’s 51-31 win against Leavenworth-Immaculata.
Chieftain basketball teams win at Turner
10:19 p.m., February 18, 2014 Updated 02:22 p.m.
The Tonganoxie High basketball teams both got back on the winning track Tuesday at Turner.
Kaw Valley League basketball standings: Feb. 18
February 18, 2014
Here is a look at the league standings entering today’s games, as well as what’s on tap this week.
Losing streak hits four for THS girls
February 18, 2014
The Chieftain girls found themselves in close games last week against two of the top teams in the league, but couldn’t find any late offense in back-to-back losses at home.
Chieftain boys drop two close games to ranked teams
February 18, 2014
The Tonganoxie High boys went toe-to-toe with two of the state’s top teams last week. Unfortunately, though, neither hard-fought battle resulted in a win.
Both McLouth hoops teams go 1-2 in three-game week
February 18, 2014
The McLouth high basketball teams played three road games in five days last week. Both Bulldog teams went 1-2 with the boys winning at Kansas City Christian and the girls winning at Jackson Heights.
THS standout Griffin to jump at Wichita State
February 18, 2014
Each of Haley Griffin’s first three track and field seasons have ended at the state meet at Wichita State University. Griffin will try to wrap up her senior season at the same venue this spring, but regardless, she’s hardly done competing at Cessna Stadium.
Three THS wrestlers win KVL titles
Himpel breaks THS career wins record
02:13 p.m., February 15, 2014 Updated 02:11 a.m.
Three Tonganoxie High wrestlers won individual titles at the Kaw Valley League tournament Saturday at Piper.
Chieftain basketball teams fall to Piper
February 14, 2014
Tonganoxie cut an eight-point deficit to two with less than 30 seconds left, but couldn’t quite complete the comeback in a 62-58 loss Friday against Piper.
Chieftain wrestlers fall to Braves on senior night
February 13, 2014
The Tonganoxie High wrestling team couldn’t overcome five pins by Bonner Springs in a 66-17 loss to the Braves in Thursday’s senior night dual at THS.
Five THS seniors sign with college football programs
February 13, 2014
After leading the Tonganoxie High football team to its most successful two-year run in recent memory, five Chieftain seniors have guaranteed themselves roster spots on various college programs across the state.
Chieftain basketball teams swept by Bobcats
February 12, 2014
James Grizzle led all scorers with 30 points, but Tonganoxie fell to rival Basehor-Linwood in double overtime Tuesday, 77-69.
THS girls struggle over weekend
February 11, 2014
The Chieftain girls have lost four of their last five games after an 0-2 weekend at home against Mill Valley and Ottawa. THS dropped a 32-22 decision to the Jaguars on Friday, then couldn’t hold onto a halftime lead in a 45-41 loss to the Cyclones on Saturday.
Chieftain boys beat two ranked opponents in two days
THS above .500 for first time this season
February 11, 2014
When the Tonganoxie High boys opened the 2013-14 basketball season, these are more the results they had in mind.