As the final buzzer sounded, frustration lingered among Junction City players on the sideline following the team’s third straight loss. This time, it was a matter of a goal scored by Tonganoxie with 32:23 remaining in the second half that ended up being the difference in a 1-0 home loss Thur…
MANHATTAN — Not many things went Junction City’s way on Sept. 26 against Manhattan. The Blue Jays were unable to capitalize on the few goal opportunities it had, and they were without star senior John Noveroske due to suspension from receiving a red flag in previous game against Topeka High.…
There’s an unfortunate trend continuing in Kansas and across the nation that must be stopped: the bad behavior of coaches, parents and fans at high school athletic events.
After a thrilling overtime victory over Topeka High Tuesday, Junction City boys’ soccer achieved its fifth win of the season with a goal from senior star Zane Khoury in overtime. Junction City is now 5-0 at home this season and 5-2 overall.
WICHITA — After mistakes and turnovers caused Junction City to trail 21-14 at halftime after holding a 14-0 lead with 2:38 remaining in second quarter, Junction City played stellar defense in the second half to hold Bishop Carroll scoreless, and senior quarterback Xavion Felton scored two se…
For the second straight game after falling apart in the second half in the season opener, Junction City thrived in the second half to overcome a 12-3 halftime deficit to defeat McPherson 30-15 Friday at Blue Jay Stadium.
In the first meeting between Junction City boys soccer and Maur Hill Mount Academy, the Blue Jays dominated in all aspects of the game in a 5-0 home win at Blue Jay Stadium.
Junction City runners Brynna York (left) and Lorna Rae Pierce (right) run elbow to elbow through the trees during the girls’ varsity race during the Manhattan Cross Country Invitational Saturday morning at Warner Park. Pierce finished second and York sixth individually and the Blue Jay girls…
After hosting the second round of the playoffs last season, Junction City has high hopes to build off that with a good core returning this season.
After tying a school record in wins with seven last season (7-9 record), Junction City boys’ soccer coach Alan McFarland says he thinks he will have an even better team this season.
To cap off his high school athletic career, senior Ethan Agudzi-Addo made a medal stand in high jump over the weekend at KSHSSA state track and field.
With a 5-11-1 final record after a 5-0 shutout loss as the No. 12 seed to No. 5 seed Garden City in the first round of regionals, Junction City girls soccer is in gear for a promising upcoming season with a developed and experienced roster.
Junction City golf head coach Brian Sturges had high hopes for his team this season. In his fifth year as head coach, Sturges wanted a qualification for state for the first time.
Softball continues its rollercoaster season with Wichita North and Manhattan this week. After winning the first two games of the season against Salina Central, Junction City lost six of its last eight to sit at a 4-8 record.
Junction City baseball is off to a strong start under first year head coach James Denton with a 5-3 record coming off a sweep of double header over Topeka West Friday.
Junction City defended its home court to defeat Wichita South 67-62 Wednesday, advancing the team to the second round of substate. On Saturday, however, Junction City lost 54-39 against No.2 Wichita Heights in Wichita at the substate championship.
Junction City’s season has been a mix of twists and turns. It began strong with the best start in head coach Nick Perez’s tenure, the team at 6-0 games and hosting Highland Park – top program in Centennial League – for a premier undefeated regular-season matchup.
Tied with Emporia on the road in the first half, the Junction City High School men’s basketball team was unable to keep up in the second half and suffered a 74-62 loss Tuesday.
The Lady Jays took a 49-28 loss against Manhattan at the away game Friday. Manhattan got a 7-2 early lead and the Lady Jays never came back from it.
After a disappointing loss to Highland Park last week, the Blue Jays took a 90-47 victory against St. Joe Central in the first round of the Basehor-Linwood tournament Tuesday.
Junction City High School men’s basketball team will play against Highland Park Tuesday to determine which team will continue undefeated this season.
Junction City Middle School wrestling team finished with a score of 161, placing first, with 12 of 14 students achieving medals at the Centennial League Middle School Tournament.
This school year is the inaugural season of a new football and basketball facility at the new Junction City High School, and the basketball facility is arguably one of the best high school basketball arenas in Kansas.