Tuesday, May 3, 2016


  • Manhattan High School | January 11, 2015

    Free throws doom Indians in first loss

    TOPEKA — Perfection can be hard to follow. The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team learned that lesson the hard way Friday night, missing 10 free throws in a 57-46 loss to Topeka High just three days after a perfect night from the free-throw line and a win

  • January 11, 2015

    MHS bowlers begin season with new coach

    As the owner of Little Apple Lanes, Robert Regan has a vested interest in promoting bowling throughout the Manhattan area. But he says it’s his love for the sport of bowling that sealed his decision to take over for Chris George as head bowling

  • Manhattan High School | January 11, 2015

    Indians 5th at Salina South Invite

    Just two days after a down-to-the-wire dual win over Clay Center, the Manhattan High wrestling team came out wrestling strong against tough competition at the Salina South Invitational on Saturday After some confusion and late changes to the team scores, the Indians took fifth place

  • Off The Beat | January 11, 2015

    Post-holiday season dulls January days


    I can’t help but feel like I’m dragging my feet a little this week. It might be the snow. It might also be because it’s the first normal week I’ve worked in a few weeks. I’m definitely falling into the

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Wamego boys hold on against Concordia

    At Wamego, a back-and-forth game went down to the wire for the Red Raiders, but the home team pulled out the 42-39 win against Concordia Friday night. Wamego took a 20-18 halftime lead and extended it to three points after three quarters before playing the

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Rock Creek 64, Silver Lake 46

    At Flush, Rock Creek led 24-12 after one quarter and took a 22-point lead into the fourth quarter in a dominating win over Silver Lake. Carson Becker led all scorers with 20 points, while Nate Berard had 19.

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Rossville 52, Riley Co. 40

    At Riley, the Falcons took a four-point lead into the second quarter but trailed the rest of the way in a loss to Rossville. Brice Brummett led all scorers with 18 points, with Trace Nelson adding 14 and Alex Sager chipping in 12.

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Centralia 77, BV-Randolph 26

    At Centralia, the Panthers had no trouble dismantling Blue Valley, taking a 27-4 lead into the second quarter and leading 49-15 at halftime in their lopsided win. Bradley Young led the Rams with 13 points, including a pair of fourth-quarter 3s, while Haydn Budenbender finished with

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Hanover 62, Valley Heights 41

    At Blue Rapids, a slow offensive night kept the Mustangs from having the chance to win against Hanover, as the Wildcats led 19-8 after the first quarter and 32-14 at halftime before extending their lead in the second half. The Mustangs got 16 points from Elijah

  • Area Schools | January 11, 2015

    Axtell 65, Frankfort 50

    At Axtell, the Wildcats couldn’t keep pace with the Eagles, trailing 34-18 at halftime before playing mostly even with Axtell in the second half. Jacob Studer led Frankfort with 22 points, while Jake Rose added 12.

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