Sports

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Hanover 66, Frankfort 28

    At Frankfort, Jacob Studer scored 14 points for the Wildcats but the offense was hard to come by in a 66-28 loss to Hanover.

  • Manhattan High School | February 13, 2015

    MHS boys use 4th quarter to pull away from Rural

    TOPEKA — Despite playing close with Washburn Rural for three quarters, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team turned it on the fourth quarter to beat the Junior Blues on the road, 61-54, Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 13, 2015

    MHS girls hold on against Rural, 39-36

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team bolstered its Centennial League title chances by gutting out a 39-36 win over Washburn Rural Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 12, 2015

    Indians beat Seaman on senior night

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    On the Manhattan High wrestling roster, there is no preference given to upperclassmen. If you want to make the varsity team, you’re going to have to beat all challengers.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    Indians edge unbeaten T-Birds, 55-53

    Both Manhattan High and Shawnee Heights are well-versed in winning close games this season.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    MHS girls have no trouble vs. T-Birds

    Few teams have had much luck slowing down the inside-out tandem of Jazz Sweet and Blaize Burgess this season. Add the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team to the list of successful squads.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Wamego sinks Irish at buzzer

    Tied, with 40 seconds remaining Tuesday night against Chapman, Wamego’s Lanie Page was alone well beyond the arc when she buried what would have been the go-ahead bucket.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Red Raiders ease past Chapman

    WAMEGO — Red Raiders’ head coach Troy Hemphill wasn’t pleased with his team’s enthusiasm in his team’s 59-34 win over Chapman Tuesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    Three MHS athletes sign for football

    Chris Martin, Mike Settembrino and Nadal Abudayyeh each signed with different schools to continue their football careers into college. The three signed officially on National Signing Day.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Riley County boys outlast Concordia; Frankfort splits

    At Riley, Cooper Holmes scored 44 points for Concordia, but the Riley County Falcons still managed a win on Tuesday, beating the Panthers, 72-66, at home.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Clifton-Clyde 48, Blue Valley 38

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams grabbed an early lead by faded down the stretch in a 48-38 loss to Clifton-Clyde.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Onaga 76, Frankfort 47

    At Onaga, the Frankfort Wildcats let a game slip away in the first quarter on Tuesday, getting outscored 29-8 to start the game on the way to a 76-47 loss.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Washington Co. 56, Valley Heights 45

    At Washington, Valley Heights kept a steady scoring pace but was never able to overcome Washington County in a 56-45 road loss.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Clifton-Clyde 52, Blue Valley 47

    At Randolph, Clifton-Clyde used a big third quarter to come from behind and beat Blue Valley on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Concordia 55, Riley County 50

    At Riley, Concordia put Riley County in a hole early on Tuesday, and the Falcons could never claw their way back.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Frankfort 43, Onaga 35

    At Onaga, the Frankfort Wildcats grabbed a lead in the first half and never let it go on Tuesday in a 43-35 win over Onaga.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Washington Co. 68, Valley Heights 46

    At Washington, Valley Heights hung on for three quarters until the Tigers put them away in the fourth on Tuesday.

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2015

    MHS boys hang on, unseat Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team knocked off the previously-undefeated Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds on Tuesday night, 55-53, claiming a share of first place in the Centennial League in the process.

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2015

    MHS girls beat T-Birds, 50-35

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team moved into a tie for first place in the Centennial League standings with a win over Shawnee Heights Tuesday night, 50-35.

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2015

    MHS hosts league-leading T-Birds tonight

    If Manhattan High is going to be a factor in either the boys’ or girls’ Centennial League races through the end of February, winning tonight’s games against Shawnee Heights is pivotal.

  • Area Schools | February 10, 2015

    Manhattan’s Bammes to coach at BCCC

    Manhattan native Mike Bammes has been named head wrestling coach at Barton County Community College.

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2015

    Indians take 2nd at Manhattan Invitational

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    At its annual Manhattan Invitational on Saturday, the Indians hosted 15 other teams featuring strong teams from across the state, with Manhattan taking second with 316 points place behind Maize, which ran away with the team score.

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2015

    Indians take 2nd at league meet

    The Manhattan High wrestling team took second place at the annual Centennial League meet, finishing behind rival Junction City by eight points.

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2015

    Manhattan High boys edge Topeka West, 55-48

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    Had Manhattan made something close to its usual free-throw percentage against Topeka West, the game likely would not have come down to the final seconds as it did at the MHS gymnasium Friday night.

  • Area Schools | February 08, 2015

    Falcons ease past Rock Creek, 48-17

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    FLUSH — The Riley County girls’ basketball team didn’t waste any time on the road Friday night putting its stamp on the game against Rock Creek.

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