TOPEKA — John T. Booker Jr. struck others as strange or even troubled but also as a young man not shy about discussing his faith as a Muslim or debating Islamic philosophy at the Topeka mosque he attended. His name tag .
It’s Thursday evening, the night before an auction, and cattle are beginning to arrive. Manhattan Commission Company already smells like livestock — it always does — but the back lot is also about to get loud. The animals disembark trailers in .
When it came to masking tape, the saying “less is more” did not apply for a group of about 30 kids who spent Saturday morning building windmills out of craft supplies in the leadership studies building at the annual K-State Open .
By the time Kansas State could string together any offense, it was already too late. TCU pitcher Preston Morrison pitched a complete-game shutout, holding the Wildcats to four hits and two walks while striking out six in a 9-0 win .
Most people probably remember Tyler Lockett’s mastery in the punt return game. And with good reason, too. Lockett returned 21 punts last season for 402 yards and two touchdowns, and won the Jet Award as the nation’s top return specialist. .
Anyone who’s seen Thomas Gipson on a basketball court the last four years might have thought he’d fit well on the gridiron, too. That’s because at 6-foot-7 and 265 pounds, Gipson looked like he was built to rush .
Walter Barr had every reason to like Alaska. After all, the Manhattan native had finished in the top three numerous times at the Alaska Bodybuilding Fitness and Figure Pro-Am Championships in Anchorage. But something was always missing — that elusive first-place .
Friday’s trip to the Topeka Relays marked the first big meet of the year for the Manhattan High track and field teams. Facing some of the toughest competition they’ve seen so far, the Indians fared well, with the .
The Manhattan High softball team traveled to Topeka and lost a pair of games to Shawnee Heights on Friday afternoon, dropping Game 1, 5-1, before losing the second game, 9-2. In the opening game, Manhattan stayed within arm’s reach by .
Manhattan swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows the Olathe Invitational is one of the deepest meets his team will see all season. With many of the Kansas City-metro area’s top teams in attendance and only the top 12 finishers .
There’s no doubt Manhattan High baseball head coach Don Hess was happy with the way his team started both games in Friday night’s doubleheader with Shawnee Heights at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex. It was the finishes that bothered .
NORMAN, Okla. — The Kansas State women’s tennis team opened its two-match trip through the state of Oklahoma Friday night looking to upset the No. 29 Sooners at the Headington Family Tennis Center. The Wildcats came up just shy, as OU .
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