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  • MHS drops rare match to Titans

    Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Wichita South twice in the season, outscoring the Titans 19-0 in total. Tuesday night’s game went much differently, as South stunned Manhattan with a 3-1 victory in Wichita. ‘It’s .

  • Cats’ Jaffrey wins Johnie Imes Invitational

    COLUMBIA, Mo. — Kansas State freshman women’s golfer Connie Jaffrey was solid down the stretch run Tuesday to capture her first collegiate title with an 8-under 208 at the Johnie Imes Invitational at The Club at Old Hawthorne. As a team, .

  • Soldier accused of killing infant appears in court

    A Fort Riley soldier accused of killing a child born last year made his first appearance in Riley County District Court Wednesday afternoon. Alexander McConnell, 22, appeared via video from the Riley County Jail. District Magistrate Judge Sheila Hochhauser reviewed the .

  • Green wins Nicklaus Invitational

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Kansas State sophomore Matt Green went wire-to-wire to claim first place at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational with a three-round score of 3-under-par 210 at the Ohio State University Golf Club-Scarlet Course on Monday. Green’s first place finish is .

  • Indians take 3rd at league golf meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team took third place at the Centennial League tournament Monday at Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Topeka, finishing behind Washburn Rural and Hayden. The Indians shot a 354 to take third, while the Junior Blues ran .

  • Wamego runs at Rim Rock

    The Wamego cross country teams competed at the Rim Rock Classic on Saturday, with the girls’ team taking sixth place (302 points) among 37 teams in the blue race, with the boys’ team taking 10th place (385 points) among 45 teams. In the girls’ .

  • EMS volleyball loses first match

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team suffered its first defeat of the season against Shawnee Heights.  The Eagles fell 25-20 in the first set, as Shawnee Heights did a good job of keeping EMS out of rhythm .

  • AMS/EMS host cross country meet

    Both Manhattan middle schools co-hosted the Manhattan Middle School Invitational cross country meet at Anneberg Park last week, with more than 350 athletes participating. In the eighth-grade girls’ race, Eisenhower won with a team score of 10, with Anthony taking third place .

  • K-State women within striking distance in Columbia

    COLUMBIA, Mo. — The 36th-ranked Kansas State women’s golf team sits in second place — just three shots back of host school Missouri — after play on Monday at the Johine Imes Invitational at the par-72, 6,234-yard Club at Old Hawthorne. The .

  • Anthony volleyball competes at quad

    The eighth-grade Anthony Middle School volleyball team competed in a quadrangular meet on Thursday. The ‘A’ team opened the evening defeating the host team, Shawnee Heights, 25-15, 25-16. Brooklyn Cink led the team with four kills. Garrin Williams had two .

  • Local man arrested on murder charge

    Riley County police arrested a Manhattan man for first-degree murder and child abuse on Monday, but additional details aren’t being released. According to a police report, officers arrested 22-year-old Alexander McConnell, 1300 Marlatt Ave. Apt. 204, at 3:50 p.m. Monday while .

  • Bridge bid nearly $350K less than estimate

    Ebert Construction Co., Wamego, was the apparent low bidder Monday for construction of a new bridge on Flint Rock Road, northeast of Louisville. Ebert’s bid of $650,948 was one of three considered by the Pottawatomie County Commission for construction of .


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