Sunday, November 29, 2015


  • General Activities | November 27, 2015

    Local bowlers compete at state meet

    A number of local youth bowlers from the Manhattan area competed in the USBC state championship this past weekend in Olathe.

  • Manhattan High School | November 27, 2015

    MHS boys’ soccer lands 5 on all-state teams

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team had five players selected for the Class 6A all-state soccer teams in 2015, the most in program history.

  • Manhattan High School | November 23, 2015

    MHS lands 13 on all-league football teams

    The Manhattan High football team landed 13 players on the All-Centennial League teams released by the league’s coaches on Monday morning.

  • General Activities | November 20, 2015

    5-year-old golfer hits hole-in-one

    It may be another few years before Charlie Haney fully understands the scope of his accomplishment at Colbert Hills Golf Course earlier this month.

  • General Activities | November 18, 2015

    Harkin wins tennis tournament

    Daniel Harkin won a major regional tennis tournament, and two other Manhattan kids also turned in impressive finishes this past weekend.

  • Area Schools | November 18, 2015

    Seaman beats EMS

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost to Topeka Seaman last Thursday afternoon, 32-10.

  • Area Schools | November 14, 2015

    Holcomb beats Red Raiders behind strong first half


    The Red Raiders fought until the final whistle, but six turnovers doomed Wamego in a 55-14 loss to the Longhorns Friday night, ending Weber’s first season as coach and leaving Wamego with a 5-6 record in his first campaign.

  • Manhattan High School | November 14, 2015

    Indians land 4 on all-league volleyball

    The Manhattan High volleyball team ended its year with a return to the Class 6A state tournament, sending its seniors out with the opportunity to play in the season’s final weekend.

  • General Activities | November 14, 2015

    Hoops expert sets 14 world records

    Not one, not two, but 14 world records.

  • Manhattan High School | November 12, 2015

    Indians’ Mittie inks with Fort Hays State

    When Manhattan High senior Madison Mittie began talking with coaches during her college recruitment, she had some help.

  • Area Schools | November 12, 2015

    Red Raiders’ Claussen signs with SIU

    The Wamego girls’ basketball team turned out its third Division-I recruit in three years on Wednesday when Caitlyn Claussen made her verbal commitment to Southern Illinois official in a signing ceremony amongst family and friends.

  • Manhattan High School | November 12, 2015

    Indians land 7 on all-league soccer teams

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team put seven players on the All-Centennial League teams released by the league this week, including three first-team selections.

  • General Activities | November 11, 2015

    Everyone wants to be the Royals

    Everyone wants to be the Kansas City Royals, who won the World Series with a young, athletic team that had a payroll of $128 million at the end of the regular season, 13th among the 30 big league teams.

  • Columns |General Activities | November 07, 2015

    Cameron: Thanks for everything, Alex, but Royals are moving on

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    Just a week ago, Royals fans were gearing up for the fifth game of the World Series — riding a dreamy high that exploded with a dramatic comeback victory over the Mets that same night.

  • Area Schools | November 07, 2015

    Red Raiders rally past Clearwater, 28-27, to advance

    Wamego outscored Clearwater 21-0 in the fourth quarter after trading scores in the third. The Red Raiders shut down Clearwater’s potent rushing attack led by standout Collin Ellis.

  • Manhattan High School | November 05, 2015

    Myers named 1st team all-state

    Manhattan High’s Macie Myers was one of six golfers named to the Class 6A all-state first team last week.

  • Manhattan High School | November 04, 2015

    Indians come up a game short, fall at Washburn Rural

    The Junior Blues’ defense held off Manhattan’s rally attempts in the game’s final 23 minutes, leaving the Indians one win shy of their goal to get back to state.

  • General Activities | November 04, 2015

    KC celebrates Royals’ World Series title

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The world champion Kansas City Royals basked in the adulation of hundreds of thousands of ecstatic fans in a parade and rally Tuesday that nearly shut down downtown for hours.

  • General Activities | November 03, 2015

    KC reveling in first World Series title since ’85


    The jersey that Eric Hosmer wore in the decisive game of the World Series is headed to the Hall of Fame. So is the glove Salvador Perez used, the spikes Lorenzo Cain laced up and the bat that third baseman Mike Moustakas took to the plate.

  • General Activities | November 03, 2015

    Royals sending items to Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — The Kansas City Royals are World Series champions, and they’re donating several artifacts to the Baseball Hall of Fame for a new exhibit dubbed Autumn Glory.

  • General Activities | November 02, 2015

    Colon steps out of shadows for winning hit

    NEW YORK — With one swing, Christian Colon earned his World Series ring.

  • General Activities | November 02, 2015

    Royals rally late, beat Mets to win World Series

    Those bound-and-determined Kansas City Royals rallied yet again to beat the New York Mets 7-2 in 12 innings early Monday for their first championship since 1985.

  • General Activities | November 02, 2015

    Harvey unable to finish job

    NEW YORK — Matt Harvey demanded the ball in the ninth inning of the Mets’ biggest game in years, the biggest start of his career.

  • General Activities | November 02, 2015

    Royals complete unlikely redemption story

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    No question, this was a spectacularly good baseball team. You cannot go 22-9 over two postseasons and make back-to-back World Series appearances by accident.

  • General Activities | November 02, 2015

    Salvador Perez earns World Series MVP

    NEW YORK — Salvador Perez took foul balls of his mask, collarbone and fingers, and the Kansas City catcher kept on bouncing back, like some indestructible test dummy.


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