Monthly Archives: December 2013

SF Carr Off To A Strong Start

Highland Park senior small forward Shaffee Carr is playing as good as anyone in Topeka this month. The 6-foot-5, 210-pounder is averaging 20.3 points in three games—all victories—and is shooting 67.5 percent (27 of 40) from the floor. “I feel good out there, I see the floor better, I’m not...
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Highland Park Wins Blue Valley Shootout

The Highland Park Scots won the Blue Valley Shootout with a 60-56 win over Lawrence. Highland Park (3-0), the top-ranked team in Class 5A, overcame a 14-0 deficit to start the game before earning their second straight title in Stillwell. “It shows that we won’t get down on ourselves,” senior...
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Branch Set to Face Duke on ESPNU

Not many friends and family have gotten to see former Topeka High graduate Onzie Branch play at the Division I level for Gardner-Webb. They will get a chance to on Monday night as the Runnin’ Bulldogs will play at No. 8 Duke at 6 p.m., which will be televised nationally...
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