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Russell's Suchy and Schoenberger Medal at State Tourney

Kansas Kids Wrestling LogoSeven members of the Russell Wrestling Club competed in the Kids State Folkstyle Tournament at the Topeka Expocentre on Saturday and Sunday, March 25-26.


After Winning Big 12 Title, Russell Native Finishes Sixth at NCAA Championships

OSU Wrestler Preston Weigel 3-16-17ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Oklahoma State wrestling team's eight All-Americans competed in the NCAA Championships medal rounds on Saturday morning at the Scottrade Center. Overall, the Cowboys accumulated two fourth-place finishers, two fifth-place finishers, two six-place finishers and a seventh-place finisher, while junior Dean Heil will wrestle for his second national title Saturday night at 7 p.m.


NPL Releases All-League Basketball Teams

Basketball313 area high school basketball players have earned all-league honors from the Northern Plains League.


Russell's Suchy Signs with Barton CC

Kelton Suchy Signing 1 3-14-17Russell's Kelton Suchy will continue his wrestling career at the collegiate level.


Russell Sending Eight to Kids State

Kansas Kids Wrestling LogoEight members of the Russell Wrestling Club have qualified for the Kids State Folkstyle Tournament in Topeka this Saturday and Sunday, March 25-26.


NCAA All-League Basketball Teams Announced

BasketballThe North Central Activities Association has released its all-league basketball team selections for the 2016-17 season.


Russell's Nichols Finishes Third at Regional Elks Hoop Shoot

Emerson Nichols of Russell at Regional Elks Hoop Shoot 3-11-17Emerson Nichols, a 13-year-old seventh grader at Ruppenthal Middle School in Russell, competed in the Elks Hoop Shoot Region 8 Contest on Saturday, March 11 in Denver, Colorado.


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