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  • Hanover 62, Frankfort 30

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats managed to take an early 8-0 lead against Twin-Valley League foe Hanover, but couldn’t keep up the momentum down the stretch in a 62-30 loss. Hanover led 30-8 at halftime and kept pouring it on the second half, leading to the lopsided win. Frankfort was ...

  • Doniphan West 35, Valley Heights 34

    At Highland, the Valley Heights Mustangs led part of the way in a back-and-forth game with Doniphan West on the road, but couldn’t come up with a final touchdown to pull out the win late. Valley Heights led 18-7 at halftime and seemed to be in control, but back-to-back ...

  • Manhattan routs Seaman, 49-21

    The Manhattan High football team picked up right where it left off in last week’s dominant win, defeating the Seaman Vikings 49-21 in a game that was never close. The Indians took a 42-0 halftime lead behind a 35-point second quarter before dialing it back in the second half. ...

  • Trapp learning on the fly as MHS QB

    Anyone wondering if a quarterback used to playing Class 3A football could come in and handle the job at 6A Manhattan High got their answer last Friday night. Ian Trapp, a junior transfer from Ellsworth, ran for 181 yards and was responsible for four touchdowns in Manhattan’s 47-0 romp over ...

  • Indians start year with tough quad Mhsvb8.mercury

    The Manhattan High volleyball team started its season with a win and two losses at a home quadrangular meet with Silver Lake, Seaman and Shawnee Heights Thursday evening. The Indians started with a three-set loss to Silver Lake (20-25, 25-17, 25-16) before defeating the Seaman Vikings in two sets (25-19, 25 ...

  • MHS soccer advances to Titan Classic final

    It wasn’t their best effort, but it was enough, The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Kapaun Mt. Carmel, 4-2, on Thursday evening to advance to the final of the Titan Classic against the state’s top-ranked team, St. Thomas Aquinas. The two teams will play Saturday at 3 p. ...

  • MHS preps for bigger challenge vs. Seaman

    The Manhattan High football team may have surprised its coach last week with a dominant 47-0 win over Shawnee Heights to begin the season. But Indians’ head coach Joe Schartz expects a tougher challenge for his group this week when Manhattan hosts Seaman Friday night at 7. Manhattan had little trouble ...

  • MHS volleyball hosts season opener tonight

    It’s not unusual for the Manhattan High volleyball team to get a late start to its season compared to most teams around the state. The Indians routinely wait until the first tournament of the year, often over Labor Day weekend, to begin their season. This year, that tournament was ...

  • MHS golfers win in Salina

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the 12-team Salina Central Invitational Tuesday afternoon at Salina Municipal Golf Course. The Indians edged out Salina Central by 12 strokes to finish first in the nine-hole tournament, finishing with a team score of 174. Individually, Macie Myers won a sudden death playoff on the ...

  • Indians take second at Topeka quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took second place at a quadrangular meet in Topeka Tuesday afternoon, winning eight of 12 matches. The Indians finished second behind Shawnee Heights, which went 9-3 on the day, though Manhattan gave the T-Birds two of their three losses at the meet. In singles, Cathy ...

  • Indians win Titan Classic opener, 5-0

    With a deep and talented roster, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team managed to wear out the Wichita Northwest Grizzlies in the quarterfinal round of the Titan Classic in Wichita Monday afternoon. It just didn’t show on the scoreboard until the closing minutes of the 5-0 victory. The Indians ...

  • MHS sweeps Manhattan Invitational Xcgirls.mercury

    As Cara Melgares passed the 4K mark on the cross country course at Warner Park Saturday afternoon, she couldn’t help but think about being done. Any other year and she would have been grabbing a drink or catching her breath at the finish line after four kilometers. But after ...










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