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Several local publications have released their All-State Basketball lists this week, and though the season seems like an age ago, four Red Hawks, two from each the boys and girls teams, earned recognition for their efforts this season.

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A pair of senior teammates from the Horton Lady Chargers basketball team have been honored with All-State recognition for their play this season. Both Kailea Smith and Maryanna Randall were mentioned among the State’s best in Class 2A by both the Topeka Capital-Journal and Sports in Kansas.

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They were here and then they were gone. Just like that. One positive test for COVID-19 in a professional basketball player, before the rest of us understood the serious nature of what was coming, and the landscape of sports began to quake.

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It was a season full of record breaking performances and it came to a close at the NJCAA Indoor Nationals in Lynchburg, Virginia for Highland track and field as the Scotties earned five spots on the medal stand in competition.

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Highland baseball opened the Conference portion of the season with a series spilt against Coffeyville after splitting the doubleheader on Saturday on the road with a 19-7 win and 8-3 loss.

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After getting their trip to Texas cancelled because of rain the Highland baseball team found some replacement games in a three-game series against Pratt played in Dodge City, Kansas and the Scotties picked up a three-game series sweep.

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For only the third time this season the Highland women's basketball suffered defeat as the Scotties battle #15 KCK on the road and were unable to hold their early lead falling 69-56.

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Hiawatha Middle School teams had two games late in the week and games again Monday and Tuesday as their season winds down.

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Fans won’t see many slam dunks or three-point shots at the Saturday morning rec league basketball games.

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Hiawatha Middle School boys basketball teams have had a busy several days, with games Friday at Holton, Monday at Royal Valley and back home Tuesday against Riverside. The teams were scheduled to finish the week with games Thursday and Friday as well.

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After a short week due to ice and snow last week, Hiawatha Middle School teams played at home Monday and Tuesday and were scheduled to be at Holton Friday.

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We talked last week about the void that sports has left behind, and as stay-at-home orders in the state have started to settle in and we are seeing the bigger picture of what our daily lives are going to look like for the next month or two, I think it’s time to start figuring out some coping…

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They were here and then they were gone. Just like that. One positive test for COVID-19 in a professional basketball player, before the rest of us understood the serious nature of what was coming, and the landscape of sports began to quake.

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Fans won’t see many slam dunks or three-point shots at the Saturday morning rec league basketball games.

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Super Bowl LIV is almost here, ladies and gentleman, and for all of you Kansas City Chiefs fans out there, please take this week to get a little rowdy, buy something red and just enjoy life a little more. The Chiefs hit the ground in Miami on Sunday afternoon, and I expect them to keep runni…

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Several local publications have released their All-State Basketball lists this week, and though the season seems like an age ago, four Red Hawks, two from each the boys and girls teams, earned recognition for their efforts this season.

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A pair of senior teammates from the Horton Lady Chargers basketball team have been honored with All-State recognition for their play this season. Both Kailea Smith and Maryanna Randall were mentioned among the State’s best in Class 2A by both the Topeka Capital-Journal and Sports in Kansas.

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We talked last week about the void that sports has left behind, and as stay-at-home orders in the state have started to settle in and we are seeing the bigger picture of what our daily lives are going to look like for the next month or two, I think it’s time to start figuring out some coping…

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Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert has apologized for his prank following a media conference. Gobert touched every microphone and recorder in front of him in jest after media availability on March 9. At the time, he did not know he had the coronavirus, but has now tested positive as has his Jazz t…

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ABC's and ESPN's debut of 'The Last Dance' is being moved from June to April 19, ESPN confirmed, giving fans some good news considering the coronavirus pandemic has forced sports to halt globally. HLN's Andy Scholes reports.

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They were here and then they were gone. Just like that. One positive test for COVID-19 in a professional basketball player, before the rest of us understood the serious nature of what was coming, and the landscape of sports began to quake.

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The Big 7 All-League basketball teams were released this week, with a single Hiawatha player earning first team consideration, as well as four other earnings recognition as Honorable Mention.

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The Horton Chargers completed their basketball seasons a week ago, and with the season coming to a close, the Northeast Kansas All-League teams were announced this week. Three Lady Chargers made the list, while a lone member of the boys team would join them.

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It was a season full of record breaking performances and it came to a close at the NJCAA Indoor Nationals in Lynchburg, Virginia for Highland track and field as the Scotties earned five spots on the medal stand in competition.

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Highland baseball opened the Conference portion of the season with a series spilt against Coffeyville after splitting the doubleheader on Saturday on the road with a 19-7 win and 8-3 loss.

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Brown County Humane Society, 2393 Mallard Rd., Hiawatha, KS, 785-742-1976, email: brcohs66434@yahoo.com. Please come out and see all the super wonderful dogs and cats that are available for adoption. The more that can find a home, the more space we have to save more!

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The feelings may still be raw for fans and players alike of Hiawatha High School’s basketball squads, as both the boys and girls teams had their seasons cut short in riveting Sub-State games that felt like an abrupt punctuation to positive seasons for both squads.

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The Peru State women’s basketball team will be hosting a Shooting & Ball Offensive Skills Camp with Coach Willie Williams through Breakthrough Basketball. The camp will be held April 18 and 19 in the Al Wheeler Activity Center on the College’s campus.

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Thursday night’s matchup between the Hiawatha Red Hawks and Marysville Bulldogs had all the fireworks you would have expected given the teams’ preseason hype. After a long season muddied the waters a bit for the Red Hawks, they bounced back to earn a win against Pleasant Ridge on Monday nigh…

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The new Hiawatha Red Hawk powerlifting team took part in the Horton Invitational meet and had an outstanding day, earning 27 individual medals and a team trophy for the women’s group.

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A major upset was within the grasp of the Hiawatha Lady Red Hawk basketball team on Tuesday evening, as the 8-12 Red Hawks took on a 16-4 Bishop Ward team seeded 3rd in the Sub-State tournament. The 6th-seeded Hawks held a lead into the third quarter, but could not finish the game off, falli…

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The Doniphan West Mustangs’ basketball season has come to an end, much sooner than hoped for. In the regional tournament, the girls defeated Onaga 65-40 on Feb. 25, then lost to Centralia 39-59 on Friday, Feb. 28.

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(Editor’s Note: Thursday’s game was past our production deadline. Check www.hiawathaworldonline or the Hiawatha World Facebook for an update on sub-state after tonight’s game.)

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The Sub-state tournament is on the horizon, with seeding officially set as of Wednesday morning, and the Horton Chargers played just once this week, a contest against ACCHS on Tuesday evening, with the Lady Chargers earning a win and the boys taking a loss.

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The regular season came to a close for local basketball teams on Tuesday evening, and the Hiawatha Red Hawks hosted the Riverside Cyclones for their final game, with both the boys and girls squads earning wins by wide margins.

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The second half of the season has not always been one to remember for Hiawatha’s sharpshooter, Sage Meyer, but the senior scorer bounced back in a big way on Friday night, scoring 28 points in the Red Hawks’ 68-61 win over the Jeff West Tigers.

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Monday night’s matchup with the Holton Wildcats was an unpleasant affair for the Hiawatha Red Hawks, as the Big 7 foes faced off in a makeup contest from a weather-postponed game earlier in the season, and the Cats were able to win both of the varsity games.

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Doniphan West High School senior wrestlers Carter Jensen and Nathaniel Howerton have qualified for the state tournament at Hays. Howerton placed first in the 182 division at the Council Grove 1-2-3A regional tournament and takes a 28-1 record to Hays. Jensen placed second in the 126 division…

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After getting their trip to Texas cancelled because of rain the Highland baseball team found some replacement games in a three-game series against Pratt played in Dodge City, Kansas and the Scotties picked up a three-game series sweep.

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For only the third time this season the Highland women's basketball suffered defeat as the Scotties battle #15 KCK on the road and were unable to hold their early lead falling 69-56.

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Look to avenge a Conference loss at home from earlier this season, Highland men's basketball team took on the Conference leading KCK Blue Devils on Wednesday. Scotties worked to as high as a 14-point lead but were unable to hold off KCK who handed the Scotties a 71-67 loss.

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The Hiawatha Red Hawks hosted the Holton Wildcats on Tuesday night, with a pair of varsity games taking center stage at the Round House, each of which were decided in the final minutes. The Hiawatha boys closed out their game with a 60-56 win, while the ladies could not quite get over the ed…

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Making up a game from the week of the boys’ midseason tournament, the Hiawatha Lady Red Hawk basketball team visited the Horton Chargers on Thursday night and despite a good back-and-forth contest, a disastrous third quarter for Hiawatha positioned the Chargers to pick up a 55-46 win.

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The Doniphan West basketball teams begin post-season play this week in the Valley Falls regional bracket with Burlingame, Centralia, Onaga, Troy, Valley Falls, and Wetmore.

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The Hiawatha Lady Red Hawks have played some of their best basketball of the year, as of late, and that trend continued on Friday night, as the Hawks toppled the Royal Valley Panthers by a tally of 42-31. Hiawatha disrupted the Panthers with quick hands and aggressive defense all night, and …

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Hiawatha Middle School teams had two games late in the week and games again Monday and Tuesday as their season winds down.

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The Horton Charger powerlifting team traveled Basehor on Saturday morning to compete in the Basehour-Linwood Invitational meet, where Elanie Vanderweide posted a dominant day in her weight division to lead a handful of Chargers with outstanding finishes.

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Friday night offered a look into a potential matchup in the upcoming girls Sub-state tournament, as two of the top teams in the Northeast Kansas League, the Jackson Heights Cobras and the Horton Lady Chargers clashed at Jackson Heights.

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Tuesday night was a long one for the Red Hawks and their traveling fans, as the basketball teams hit Sabetha for a Big 7 League matchup with the Jays. Both varsity squads struggled at the offensive end, as the Lady Red Hawks dropped their game 34-21, with the boys dropping their game 49-40.

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Fans won’t see many slam dunks or three-point shots at the Saturday morning rec league basketball games.