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Road Show - Releford, Miege Advance to State

Heading into the season, there were high expectations for Rick Zych and his talented Bishop Miege squad. Loaded with size, depth, shooters and athleticism, Miege was tagged -- along with Topeka (KS) Highland Park -- as the early favorite to take home the hardware in Kansas 5A basketball.

After a quick start, Miege hit a rough patch and found themselves with a 7-5 record after a road loss to Blue Valley Northwest. Since then, Miege has been clicking on all cylinders and with Saturday night’s 73-58 thumping of Kansas City (KS) Washington at Miege, the Stags claimed a substate title and berth in next week’s 5A State Tournament at the Topeka Expo Center. RELEFORD, OTHERS DOING THEIR...