Tags Archives: Basketball

Harrison/Willow Creek unable to defend home court against Twin Bridges

A long line of Falcon fans wound their way through Silver Star and Whitehall to Harrison on Jan. 23 to watch their teams take on the Harrison/Willow Creek Wildcats. Though the Wildcats and Lady Wildcats put up a good fight, but both Falcon teams came out on top.

Harrison/Willow Creek teams unable to topple the Mustangs in Ennis

On Jan. 8, the Harrison/Willow Creek Wildcats headed south through the Madison Valley to face the Ennis Mustangs in two fast-paced varsity basketball games. The Mustangs used their home court advantage, and both the boys and girls teams beat Harrison.

Time for basketball!

Basketball is life in Kansas. Where I grew up, going to a University of Kansas (KU) Jayhawks basketball game was a kind of a religious experience. James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, founded the KU basketball program in 1898. The atmosphere at Allen Fieldhouse, where the Jayhawks play their home games, is raucous and contagious. Whether you’re by the student section (wild!) or sitting in comfortable seats right behind the bench, you’re one with the fans and invested in the team.
“Rock, chalk, Jayhawk, KUUU-uuuuuu!”