Sports

  • Indians look to rebound against struggling Scots

    If history is any indicator, the Manhattan High football team will have little trouble defeating the Highland Park Scots in Topeka on Friday night. The Tribe is 13-0 all time against Highland Park and has outscored the Scots 561-93 in the series. The last three meetings have all been blowouts, ...

  • Indians sweep home quad Mhsvb13.mercury

    The Manhattan High volleyball team turned in a strong performance Tuesday evening at a home quadrangular meet, sweeping all three matches in two sets apiece. The Indians opened against Topeka West, winning 25-9, 25-7, then got their toughest test of the night against Concordia, winning 25-22, 25-14, before finishing the ...

  • MHS soccer grabs road win at Seaman

    Tuesday was an important day in the boys’ soccer Centennial League title race — especially for the Manhattan Indians. The Tribe needed to take care of business against a one-loss Seaman Vikings team on the road, but they also had a rooting interest in the match between Washburn Rural and Shawnee ...

  • MHS tennis loses tough home dual Mhstennis cathy.mercury

    Monday was a busy day at the City Park tennis courts for the Manhattan High girls’ tennis program. The Indians hosted a dual with state tennis powerhouse Shawnee Mission East, and instead of competing with only six varsity members per team, both teams brought along their junior varsity teams. The ...

  • MHS takes second at Salina South

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team finished in second place at Monday’s Salina South Invitational at the Salina Municipal Golf Course. The Indians shot a 357, edging third-place Derby by one stroke and finishing five strokes behind Goddard Eisenhower, which won with a 352. Individually, the Indians brought home two medals. ...

  • MHS freshman volleyball goes to 12-1

    The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team improved its record to 12-1 last week by sweeping a quad at Junction City. MHS defeated Rock Creek (25-2, 25-1) with Abby Cox serving the first 18 points of the first set, Haleigh Harper serving eight points and Makael Whipple serving five points of the ...

  • MHS JV soccer defeats Thunderbirds, 4-1

    The Manhattan High JV boys’ soccer team defeated the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds, 4-1, last week at the Bettis Family Sports Complex in Topeka. MHS allowed a goal off a corner kick midway through the first half, then tied it up in the 33rd minute with a goal from sophomore Elijah ...

  • Schumacher leads Hayden past Indians, 21-14 3.mercury

    TOPEKA — If not for two plays by Connor Schumacher Friday night at Hayden, the Manhattan High football team might still be undefeated. The Indians received their first real test of the season against the Wildcats, and though they played well enough to win for much of the night, Schumacher made ...

  • MHS volleyball wins consolation bracket at Hayden

    The Manhattan High volleyball team shook off a pair of close losses in pool play at the Hayden Invitational Saturday, rattling off three straight wins to close out their day and take fifth place. The Indians had to face a pair of tough teams right out of the gate in ...

  • MHS girls win at Southern Stampede

    Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ cross country team had two top-10 finishers at the Southern Stampede cross country invitational on the campus of Missouri Southern in Joplin, Mo. The 2015 girls’ team managed to one-up that Saturday, putting three girls in the top 10 while also coming out on top in ...

  • Wamego blanks Marysville, 28-0

    At Marysville, Dillon Blain threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Wamego beat Marysville, 28-0. The Wamego quarterback and Ethan Thomas hooked up on a 46-yard pass connection in the first quarter, and led 6-0 at halftime. Blain ran for a 28-yard touchdown in the third, and then ...

  • Rossville 55, Rock Creek 21

    At Rossville, Rock Creek couldn’t keep up with the defending Class 3A state champion Rossville Bulldogs, losing 55-21. After Rossville scored the opening touchdown of the game, the Mustangs (1-2) countered with a 1-yard touchdown run by Jackson Fike to tie the game at 7 through one quarter. The Bulldogs ...










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