As Wabaunsee looks to a future in a different league, we think the Flint Hills is the smart choice because of location and the size of schools.
Wabaunsee pursues move to Flint Hills League as MEL merges with Big 7
If accepted, Wabaunsee could be part of the Flint Hills league in the 2024-2025 school year.
329 board discusses league change, building closure
The future of the school in terms of league and consolidation was discussed at the most recent board meeting.
Editorial | Rock Creek secession creates uncertainty for Mid-East League
Rock Creek has announced that it will leave the Mid-East League after 30 years of competition. While we wish them the best, we are also concerned about what may happen to the Mid-East League as a result of dropping down to five schools.
Girls cross country runs away with league title
The Girls Cross Country team walked away from the Mid-East League meet in Riley as champions — three ladies finishing within the top 10. Freshman Peyton Wurtz finished first with a time of 20:13, making her the first individual champion since Maddie Hess in 2016. Junior Rebekah Stuhlatz and Sophomore Sophia Castillo finished fourth and seventh respectively.
Fall sports adapt to COVID-19 restrictions
At the start of the school year Mid-East League athletic directors and administrators met to establish changes for athletic events to avoid risks associated with COVID-19. While some changes will affect fans, the actual participants in most activities will only experience small changes.
Chargers earn medals and honors during spring sports season
Numerous Chargers earned postseason honors for spring sports. Highlights include a state championship in the triple jump for freshman Lauren Schutter, only the second individual girls title in school history.