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  • Local |Area Schools | April 02, 2015

    Rock Creek softball sweeps Osage City

    The Rock Creek softball team opened its season in dominating fashion against Osage City, notching 14-2 and 16-1 wins.

  • Local |Manhattan High School | April 02, 2015

    Ballard named All-Centennial first team

    Four members of the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team were named to the All-Centennial League basketball teams, which were released Wednesday.

  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2015

    Enright looking for turnaround in first year

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    Monty Enright has been around Manhattan High softball from the program’s very beginning in the late 1980s. Now he has the opportunity to lead it.

  • Area Schools | April 01, 2015

    Weber named new Wamego football coach

    The school has hired Lee Weber to be its next head football coach after former coach Dale Burkholder retired following last season.

  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2015

    MHS tennis opens season at Rural

    With a loaded team of upperclassmen, Manhattan High boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen used Tuesday’s season opening tournament at Washburn Rural to gauge the talents of several players outside of the returning group with state tournament experience.

  • Manhattan High School | March 31, 2015

    MHS tennis loaded with upperclassmen

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    After sending all six of its varsity members to the Class 6A state tennis meet last spring, head boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen is looking to build on that performance and achieve even more this season.

  • Local |Area Schools | March 31, 2015

    Area players named all-state by KBCA

    The Kansas basketball coaches association honored a few area players in its yearly all-state teams this week.

  • Local |General Activities | March 31, 2015

    MHK United wins title

    Playing up one age group in the 12-and-under division, the U11 MHK United boys soccer team won the championship last weekend at the April Fool’s Futbol Festival in Lawrence.

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    Indians fall at home to Blue Valley West, 3-2

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    After blowing out Topeka High Thursday night at Bishop Stadium in its season opener, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team found itself in a much closer battle Saturday afternoon against Blue Valley West.

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    Indians swim to 4th-place finish at Manhattan Invitational

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    After back-to-back meets on back-to-back days, Manhattan head swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter and his team were exhausted by the end of Friday night’s Manhattan Invitational at the KSU Natatorium.

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    Wamego’s Page, Indians’ Mall take girls’ top honors

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    While this season’s Flint Hills area girls’ basketball teams didn’t find as much success in the win/loss column as the unprecedented year before, the area still featured tons of talent and the drive to win despite a tougher road.

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    MHS’ McAtee, Mustangs’ Johnston headline boys’ picks

    Two boys’ basketball programs in the All-Flint Hills region put together outstanding seasons in 2014-15, so it’s fitting that each of them will come away from banner years with major awards.

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2015

    Indians open season with easy 7-0 win over Topeka

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    The Manhattan High School girls’ soccer team started out the season in dominating fashion Thursday night at Bishop Stadium. The Indians blew out Topeka High, 7-0.

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2015

    MHS girls 1st, boys 2nd in track opener

    With plenty of youth to go around on both his girls’ and boys’ track and field teams, Manhattan High track coach Jesse Woodard was prepared to get back to the basics in Thursday’s season opener at the Topeka West Mid-Winter Relays.

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2015

    Manhattan opens season at Emporia

    The Manhattan High swimming and diving team got its season started at Thursday’s Emporia Invitational, taking sixth among eight teams.

  • Manhattan High School | March 26, 2015

    Young track squads ready for opener

    A year after taking second place in the team standings at the Class 6A state track and field meet, the Manhattan High boys’ track team will feature a much younger squad in 2015.

  • Manhattan High School | March 25, 2015

    MHS swimmers ready for Thursday’s opener

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    Behind a quartet of all-Centennial League athletes and quality depth up and down the roster, the Manhattan High girls’ swimming team took ninth place at state and won the league title last season.

  • Manhattan High School | March 24, 2015

    Indians to count on youth this season

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    In each of the last two seasons, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team has been able to lean on a talented and large group of seniors to provide leadership to its young players.

  • General Activities | March 22, 2015

    Pfeifer, Escobar win main events of MMA showcase

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    With a change of pace, Josh Pfeifer entered the ring at VFC Fight Night Little Apple to the tune of Pharrell’s “Happy,” inside the Hilton Garden Inn and Convention Center.

  • General Activities | March 19, 2015

    Manhattan to host its first MMA event Friday

    The Little Apple is set to host its first-ever mixed martial arts event on Friday when the Victory Fighting Championship comes to town.

  • Manhattan High School | March 18, 2015

    George named league coach of the year

    After guiding Manhattan High to its first Centennial League title, first-year coach Benji George was named the league’s coach of the year on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | March 15, 2015

    Mustangs come up short in title game

    PARK CITY — In most of its games this year, the Rock Creek boys’ basketball team’s height and depth at the forward position has led to a distinct advantage over its opponents.

  • Area Schools | March 15, 2015

    Wade leads St. John to third straight state title

    Kansas State signee Dean Wade scored 11 of the last 18 points for St. John on Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum, as the Tigers beat Central Plains, 49-44, in the Class 2A championship to win their third straight state title.

  • Area Schools | March 15, 2015

    Central Plains 46, Moundridge 33

    The Central Plains Oilers overcame a poor shooting performance to win their second straight state title by beating Moundridge.

  • Area Schools | March 15, 2015

    Olpe 63, Washington Co. 50

    After losing its first game of the season in the semifinals on Friday, Olpe rallied on Saturday to beat Washington County and take third place at Bramlage Coliseum.

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