Dec 18, 2019 4:45 AM

JCHS basketball teams fall to Manhattan

Posted Dec 18, 2019 4:45 AM

Manhattan swept Junction City in basketball Tuesday night in the MHS gym.

Manhattan rolled past the Lady Jays 51-17 in the girls game to improve to 3-2, while Junction City fell to 0-4 on the season. 

Manhattan led 16-6 after one period and never trailed. Aloera Osterman led the Lady Indians with 14 points while Junction City got six from both Mellana Davis and Lucy Rivera.

In the boys varsity contest the Blue Jays led by two points at halftime 22-20, but the Indians led by the play of Owen Braxmeyer took the lead for good in the third quarter enroute to a 59-49 victory over Junction City. Braxmeyer scored 15 points in the win while Junction City was led by Quavez Humphreys with 16 points.

Junction City teams host Highland Park Friday night while the Manhattan squads play at Hayden.

Continue Reading Little Apple Post
Dec 18, 2019 4:45 AM
Chiefs defeat the Broncos

Patrick Mahomes threw for 340 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Kansas City Chiefs to a 23-3 victory over the Denver Broncos at snowy Arrowhead Stadium.

Tyreek Hill had both touchdown receptions while Travis Kelce had 11 catches for 142 yards, becoming the first NFL tight end with four consecutive 1,000-yard receiving seasons. Broncos quarterback Drew Lock, who grew up in the Kansas City suburb of Lee's Summit, was just 18 of 40 for 208 yards with an interception in the end zone. It was the Broncos' ninth consecutive loss to their longtime division rival.