About 20 Marysville High School football players have been quarantined because of COVID-19 and that caused school officials to cancel Friday night's home opener.
The challenge and curiosity drew 55 riders to a 30-mile taste of what the sport is Saturday at the eighth annual Pony Express 120 Gravel Dash that started and ended in Marysville.
Hanover won the Clifton-Clyde tournament, Valley Heights was second at Riley County, and Frankfort was fifth in its home tournament in Saturday’s volleyball action.
Ryan Stade, Marysville, isn’t overlooked often, but his 15th-place finish Saturday in the Wamego Invitational was missed and that oversight initially gave the Bulldog boys’ team fourth place.
The eighth annual Pony Express 120 Gravel Dash has been filled since early summer but there’s a waiting list and riders may still have opportunities to enter before Saturday.
Valley Heights' varsity football team went into quarantine Wednesday because of COVID-19 and that left Marysville in a short scramble to find a replacement game for opening night Friday.
Fast times, finish lines and well-tuned motorcycles occupy a lot of free time for Dave Ellenbecker and Skyler Goepfert of Marysville and Wil Marquardt, Wamego.
Asphalt for the base layer of an eight-lane track was laid Monday and preparations for an artificial turf could start later this week at the Landoll Family Sports Complex, said Doug Minneman, Marysville Junior-Senior High activity director.
Greg Scheele waited until after the Marysville Junior Legion baseball team lost 8-4 to Topeka and 9-4 to Hiawatha in a July zone tournament to tell the players this was his last season coaching or to be a manager for the programs.
An eight-game winning streak came to an abrupt halt for the Post 163 baseball team Saturday morning, a day after Marysville won the AA state American Legion title for the first time ever.
A 3-0 performance by Post 163 earned the Marysville baseball team the AA state title Friday in Pittsburg and puts the team in position to play for a regional tournament entry on Saturday.
Marysville couldn't make much happen through six innings of play in the state tournament at Pittsburg, but the seventh was all Post 163 needed to check off a 4-3 win against Larned Thursday in round-robin action.
Marysville turned a 3-0 start into a 10-3 win against the Republic County Rebels in a first-round game at the state tournament in Pittsburg Wednesday evening.
I watched quite a bit of the NBA finals last week. I was sick to my stomach in the final minutes of the final game as it became evident Chris Paul would not win a title and possibly end his career without one. It was a surreal moment as the cameras followed
Enthusiasm and interest in a sport starts at a young age and Marysville High School volleyball coach Courtney Kroeger hopes the 53 girls who participated in last week’s youth camp held on to that.
Bike packing was attractive to Pony Express Gravel Dash 120 organizer Mark Hoffman, Marysville, who completed a five-day venture through South Dakota’s Black Hills recently.
Marysville, the third seed headed into zone on Sunday at Sabetha, will need to win at least five games to advance to the American Legion State Baseball Tournament.