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Sports: Winter sports teams reach middle of season

Sports: Winter sports teams reach middle of season

Basketball and wrestling have finally started at Rock Creek, and January marks the middle of the season for both sports. The boys basketball team started off well with an 8-2 record, while the girls team started [...]

Sports: Boys basketball finishes third at state tournament

Sports: Boys basketball finishes third at state tournament

After only losing to Rossville at Rossville and to Sabetha at the Burlington tournament, the boys team had another stellar year before entering sub-state with an 18-2 record and finishing third at state. The boys went [...]

Sports: Winter sports teams reach middle of season

Sports: Winter sports teams reach middle of season

The winter sports season is in full swing with both boys and girls basketball teams playing well, as well as the wrestling team improving as the season progresses. After starting the season 3-0, the Rock Creek [...]

Sports: Varsity boys basketball begins season with wins

Sports: Varsity boys basketball begins season with wins

After finishing the season at 23-2 last year and taking second at state, the high school boys varsity team is looking forward to the rest of the season after already winning their first two games against [...]

Sports: Athletes kick off winter sports season

Sports: Athletes kick off winter sports season

With practices starting Monday, Nov. 16, the winter sports seasons of boys and girls basketball and wrestling have officially begun. Following a second-place finish in last year’s state tournament, the high school boys basketball team has [...]

Sports: Winter seasons finish with state appearances for boys basketball, wrestling

Sports: Winter seasons finish with state appearances for boys basketball, wrestling

This winter featured one record-breaking season, one season focused on team growth and one surprisingly successful season with a young team. The Rock Creek boys basketball team had very high expectations coming in the season with [...]

Sports: Junior high boys basketball team earns national fame

Sports: Junior high boys basketball team earns national fame

Eighth grader Nathan Williams looks up at the clock. His heart is pounding, and adrenaline is flowing through his veins. There are five seconds between win or loss, victory or heartbreak. The score is 26-25 in [...]

Sports: Winter sports pass midway point in their seasons

Sports: Winter sports pass midway point in their seasons

Winter sports pass midway point in their seasons… To watch the video, click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L8LD2Sx9EiQ&feature=youtu.be. Video news package by senior Alex Feldkamp, staff business manager, and senior Alexis McCormick, newspaper/video editor in chief Photo by Amber Rayo, staff member [...]

Sports: Winter sports athletes preview their upcoming seasons

Sports: Winter sports athletes preview their upcoming seasons

Winter sports athletes preview their upcoming seasons… To watch the video, click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejBf4zCa2PA. Video news package by junior Justin Reiss, Newspaper/Video Copy Editor, and Caleb Rogge, Yearbook Copy Editor Photo by Amber Rayo, Staff Member [...]

Sports: Winter sports seasons begin in December

Sports: Winter sports seasons begin in December

Nov. 18 marks the start of high school winter sports here at the Rock. And, winter sports means the start of high school boys basketball, high school girls basketball and high school wrestling. Boys Basketball This [...]

Sports:  Boys basketball team bounced in first round of state tournament

Sports: Boys basketball team bounced in first round of state tournament

Starting off the first round of the sub-state tournament on March 3, the Rock Creek boys basketball team took on the St. Mary’s Bears at home, winning 57-20. Sophomore Carson Becker, with 19 points, was the [...]

Sports:  Boys basketball rolls through league competition

Sports: Boys basketball rolls through league competition

On the night of Jan. 3, the Mustangs boys basketball team traveled to Wamego and started off the new semester with a 75-64 win. The game included two Mustang players, junior Jackson Goodmiller and sophomore Jared [...]

Sports:  Basketball teams ready for season to begin on Dec. 6

Sports: Basketball teams ready for season to begin on Dec. 6

Interview with boys basketball head coach Jim Johnston Q:  How was last year? “It went well, but we fell short of our goals.” Q:  Who was the main player in the games last year? “ Ryan [...]

Sports:  Basketball seasons end in sub-state; wrestlers send one to state

Sports: Basketball seasons end in sub-state; wrestlers send one to state

For many, this was the last year of winter sports. Almost all of the participants feel like their season should of gone better, but would not change the experiences. With an early loss out of the [...]

Sports:  Boys basketball on top in league, second at tournament

Sports: Boys basketball on top in league, second at tournament

The Rock Creek boys basketball team has been keeping busy lately, starting back up after Christmas break and taking on league opponents. The Mustangs opened up their 2013 portion of the season versus Silver Lake for [...]

Sports:  Boys basketball off to quick start

Sports: Boys basketball off to quick start

The Rock Creek boys basketball team has concluded the first part of its season and now has its holiday break. Rock Creek began this year with varsity experience returning, but only one starter. “We don’t have [...]

Sports:  Boys basketball team looks for leadership

Sports: Boys basketball team looks for leadership

After losing seven strong seniors, there are still high hopes of a winning season and state titles for the boys basketball team, according to asst. coach Michael Rottinghaus. “ definitely ,” Rottinghaus [...]