The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team will once again send two players to the state tournament in Cathy Lei and Kristen Fraley after qualifying at the Wichita East regional on Saturday. Lei came in seeded second and took second place, losing only to Madeline Hill
After an uninspiring effort in its win over Hayden on Tuesday, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team bounced back against the Topeka High Trojans Saturday afternoon in a makeup game following Thursday’s rain out. The Indians won 2-0 and dominated throughout the match, outshooting
Every year, Manhattan head cross country coach Susan Melgares builds in a week of rest for many of her varsity athletes toward the end of the season. The break is designed to prepare her teams for the grind of the last three weeks of the
WAMEGO — A last-minute touchdown to close each half, a special teams score, a goal-line stand and a game-saving tackle were all it took for Wamego to outlast the weather, and Concordia in a 20-14 back-and-forth win Friday night. “That was wild,” said Red Raider head
The Manhattan High volleyball team took fifth place in the Manhattan Invitational Saturday, dominating Junction City and Gardner-Edgerton in the consolation bracket easily. In an eight-team tournament with five teams over .500, the Indians came close to getting through to the championship bracket, but lost a
At St. Marys, the Riley County Falcons took a 22-0 lead into halftime, but had to fend off the comeback attempt of a Bears in the second half. The Falcons won 38-30, but St. Marys did enough in the final two quarters to make the
At Silver Lake, the Eagles took a 42-0 lead to halftime in a dominant effort over the Rock Creek Mustangs. Silver Lake went on to complete the shutout in the second half. Rock Creek amassed just 79 yards of offense in the loss, and gave up 445.
At Frankfort, the Wildcats came up short against Pike Valley in a district matchup. Jase Suther rushed for 103 yards, while Adam Kenworthy threw a pair of touchdowns to receiver Ryan Kraushaar, who finshed with 55 yards on three catches. Kenworthy also threw four interceptions. Frankfort (2-4)
At Randolph, Linn shut out the Blue Valley Rams in a dominant effort in a matchup of Twin-Valley League schools. Game information and individual statistics were not available. Blue Valley (0-6) travels to Southern Cloud next week.
Dame Stella Rimington knows the intelligence business. She joined Britain’s Security Service — MI5 — in 1968 and did a little of everything in the ensuing years. She was involved in counter-espionage, counter-terrorism and counter-subversion before becoming the first woman named MI5’s director general in 1992. Rimington
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