KNDY Area High School Basketball Scores – 2/7/2017

Clay Center 52, Republic County 28
Concordia 41, Riley County 33
Council Gove 61, Abilene 50
Marysville 53, Rock Creek 40
Wamego 55, Chapman 40

Abilene 60, Council Grove 56
Concordia at Riley County
Republic County 52, Clay Center 47
Rock Creek 60, Marysville 59 3-OT
Wamego 73, Chapman 57

Axtell at Pawnee City
Centralia 59, Linn 30
Frankfort 50, Onaga 27
Hanover 61, Doniphan West 36
Valley Heights 30, Troy 28
Washington County 65, Blue Valley 29

Axtell at Pawnee City
Hanover 71, Doniphan West 49
Linn 63, Centralia 61
Onaga 58, Frankfort 49
Troy 78, Valley Heights 51
Washington County 64, Blue Valley 31

Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.