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  • Women's Basketball | December 14, 2014

    Shockers hang on to beat Cats

    WICHITA — The Kansas State women’s basketball team trailed by as many as 11 points Friday night, but rallied to tie the game with Wichita State with less than two minutes to go. But the Wildcats were unable to finish the comeback, losing to the Shockers, 51

  • Local |Business | December 14, 2014

    Vision of redevelopment mostly realized as project comes to end

    As the saying goes, you can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you might find you get what you need. That has been the case for developers and officials involved in downtown Manhattan’s redevelopment project. After about a decade

  • Manhattan High School | December 14, 2014

    Indians 2nd at home dual tourney

    Robb.phatch

    Manhattan High head wrestling coach Robert Gonzales knew his team would be tested over the weekend, facing a pair of the state’s top teams and wrestling seven duals in three days. In the end, the Indians went 5-2 in those duals, dropping matchups with

  • Manhattan High School | December 14, 2014

    MHS boys edge Chargers, 59-54

    TOPEKA — Facing a league team on the road in just the second game of the season, Manhattan High boys’ basketball coach Benji George knew his young team was in for a dog fight Friday night. Led by 6-foot-7 forward Josh Reynolds inside, Topeka West took

  • Manhattan High School | December 14, 2014

    Indians dominate Topeka West in road win

    TOPEKA — Coming into Friday’s matchup with Topeka West, Manhattan girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall wanted to see his team improve on transition defense and offense. Forcing 27 turnovers and committing only six of their own, the Indians had no trouble routing the Chargers in a 72

  • Manhattan High School | December 14, 2014

    MHS 8th in Olathe

    Swimming at the always-tough Olathe Invitational Friday night, the Manhattan High swimming and diving team took eighth place in the 17-team event featuring some of the tougher teams the Indians will see all season. Manhattan had six individual finishers among the top 12 to score points,

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Nemaha Central stuns Wamego boys

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders led for three quarters but couldn’t hold off Nemaha Central as the Thunder hit a long 3-pointer at the buzzer to complete their rally and stun Wamego in a 50-49 win Friday night. The Red Raiders led 47-42 with

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Rock Creek 74, Council Grove 44

    At Flush, Rock Creek led by 12 at halftime but really opened things up in the second half, easily routing Council Grove. The Mustangs were led by Nate Berard’s 19 points, with Jared Garcia adding 18 and Carson Becker chipping in 16. Jackson Goodmiller was also in double

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    Riley Co. 51, Silver Lake 47

    At Riley, the Falcons played close with Silver Lake all night before coming out on top for their second win of the season. Riley County trailed by four after one quarter, but tied the game at halftime at 27-27. The Falcons led by three at

  • Area Schools | December 14, 2014

    BV-Randolph 62, ST. Xavier 35

    At Junction City, Blue Valley took a 10-point lead to halftime before blowing the game open in the second half to win comfortably for its first win of the young season. Chase Carey led all scorers with 30 points, while Haydn Budenbender chipped in 19 for the


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