Big second half lifts Black team to victory in NCK All-Star game
A 53-point second half lifted the White to a 102-93 victory over the Black in the North Central Kansas League Boys’ All-Star Basketball Game Sunday afternoon at Cloud County Community College.
The game was tied at 49-49 at halftime.
The White outscored the Black 53-44 in the second half to get the win.
Josh Burdine, Solomon, pumped in 24 points to lead the White. He was named the Most Valuable Player.
Trenton Kuhlman, Republic County, scored 18 points for the White.
Wyatt Flinn, Rock Hills, finished with 16 points for the White, and Zach Fief, Bennington, added 15 points.
Austin Budke, Beloit, led the way for the Black with 20 points.
Creighton Brinker, Nemaha Valley, scored 12 points and Alan Garcia, Concordia, had 12.
Fief was named the Defensive MVP.
In the girl’s game, the Gold defeated the Black, 90-82.
The Black led the game 39-38 at halftime.
The Gold scored 52 points in the second half to 43 for the Black to pull out the win.
Jenna Francis, Lincoln, pumped in 25 points for the Gold, and was named the MVP.
Sydney Benoit, Smith Center, scored 14 points for the Gold. She was selected as the Defensive MVP.
Kiara McCall, Republic County, had 10 points for the Gold.
Megan Holloway, Salina South, paced the Black with 18 points. Cassidy Cook, Salina South, scored 14 points and LaShae Hedstrom, Republic County, had 11 points.
The Black defeated the Gold 25-9, 25-23, 24-26, 25-22 in the North Central Kansas League All-Star Volleyball match.
Lindsey Widen, Concordia, was named the MVP.
Concordia Chevrolet/Buick scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to rally past AuBurn Pharmacy in Peewee Baseball play Monday night at the Concordia Sports Complex. AuBurn Pharmacy had taken an 8-5 lead with a run in the top of the fifth inning. Taking advantage of... [More]
Citizens National Bank knocked off Clay Center 6-1 to earn a split in a K-18 Baseball doubleheader Friday night at the Concordia Sports Complex. Clay Center shut out Citizens National Bank 6-0 in the first game of the twinbill. Hunter Schroeder singled and scored on a single... [More]
- F&A knocks off Republic County
- Co-op holds on to beat Funk Pharmacy
- AuBurn Pharmacy picks up 8-3 win
- Blues split twinbill with Marysville
- Trost named outstanding senior
- Acree places fifth at regional tourney, qualifies for state
- Abilene hands CHS pair of league losses
- Campbell breaks CCCC discus record
After only two days in a special session called in response to the Kansas Supreme Court's threat to close schools on June 30, the Kansas Legislature came to a decision regarding the equalization of school funds. “I'm pleased that there was a compromised bill with full bipartisan... [More]
Wheat harvest is always a major event for Cloud County farmers but few can share as many memories of harvest as Ted Thoman. Thoman, 93, has been part of the harvest scene for 75 years, only taking time off during World War II and a brief period following his medical discharge... [More]
As the second windiest state in the United States, Kansas has seen an influx of wind energy development in the past few years and Cloud County is no different. Founded in 2003 and now one of the largest and most successful developers, Tradewind Energy, based in Lenexa, Kan.,... [More]
“The Walk” . . . Not so long ago, every country music star probably had “Time Changes Everything” stashed somewhere in his repertoire. It came to mind recently when I attended the high school graduation of my granddaughter in Olathe. When... [More]
Dear Editor, Last week, Gov. Sam Brownback announced his solution to the state’s budget problem, which includes significant cuts in KanCare, the state’s Medicaid program. There has been a flurry of inaccurate or incomplete information, and we need to set the... [More]