While Junction City struggled in the field and on the mound, Manhattan managed a day of error-free baseball en route to a pair of run-rule victories over the Blue Jays, winning 12-0 and 12-1.
The Manhattan High baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader Friday, falling at home to Shawnee Heights 12-0 and 5-2 at Norvell Field.
For the Manhattan High track team, distance races have become a major strength for both the girls’ and boys’ squads.
Tragedies can lead to triumphs when people use their abilities to create something positive.
Kansas State lost 18 games this season, finished eighth in the Big 12, won only five conference games and won just one game during the entire month of February.
It’s not often the Manhattan High softball team has the chance to play a tripleheader.
It was a particularly tough day for Red Raiders pitcher Jonny Drozd, who entered the game with a 3-2 record and a low 2.78 ERA in five starts.
Andy Deckert isn’t a gardener by trade. He’s not even a gardener by life-long hobby. But over the past decade, he’s become something of a guerrilla greenskeeper in the neighborhoods near his Manhattan home.
Not every artist uses a paintbrush and a canvas to create beautiful work. Travis Upchurch, 29, just needs his yellow and blue Suzuki GSX-R600 and a parking lot.
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