Thursday, November 26, 2015


  • 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.

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2015

    MHS girls’ cross country wins state

    Manhattan managed to defeat Lawrence Free State after a tiebreaker — each team’s sixth runner’s place — ruled in their favor. Essentially, Cristina Martinez’s 35th-place finish, which didn’t factor into Manhattan’s team score of 72, brought home the title, a feat not done at Manhattan since 1979.

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2015

    Indians beat Washburn Rural to cap football season


    Between the cold and rainy weather conditions and the fact both teams were eliminated from the Class 6A playoffs that begin next week, Friday’s matchup between Washburn Rural and the Manhattan High football team was going to come down to which team wanted it more.

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2015

    Indians fall in pool play at state

    Manhattan head coach Lisa Kinderknecht was pleased to see her team playing its best volleyball of the season last week during regional competition.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Indians beat Rural to close season, 28-8

    The Manhattan High football team ended its season on a high note with a 28-8 win over Washburn Rural Friday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Indians survive against Hutchinson


    After scoring a goal 10 minutes into its regional final match against Hutchinson Thursday night, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team expected to open the floodgates and win comfortably.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Guggisberg: Big weekend ahead for Indians at state


    With three teams heading to state and a fourth still with a chance to get to state, the Manhattan High athletic department has a lot on the line in the coming days.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Frankfort crushes Blue Valley, 68-6


    At Frankfort, with both teams out of playoff contention, Frankfort ended the season on a high note with a 68-6 win over Blue Valley-Randolph.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Centralia 32, Rock Creek 18

    At Centralia, in a winner-makes-the-playoffs scenario, Centralia took the prize by beating Rock Creek, 32-18, on Thursday night.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Marysville 34, Riley County 18

    At Marysville, Riley County couldn’t keep up in the second half as Marysville punched its ticket to the playoffs and ended the Falcons’ season.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Jackson Heights 24, Valley Heights 6

    At Blue Rapids, Jackson Heights ended Valley Heights’ season on Thursday in a 24-6 win.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    MHS looks to cap season with win

    For the second consecutive year, the Manhattan High football team will end its season playing against Washburn Rural with just pride on the line after being eliminated from playoff contention in Week 8.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    French, Lambert with historic season for Indians


    Kirkland Lambert freely admits that scoring goals in soccer is fun. But as the third-seeded Manhattan High boys’ soccer team prepares for tonight’s Class 6A regional final against Hutchinson at Bishop Stadium, Lambert has learned a new lesson.


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