Sports

  • Late grand slam dooms MHS softball Mhssb5.phatch

    Manhattan High senior pitcher Sydney Bannister has had an amazing week. Tuesday she threw a no-hitter and Thursday afternoon she was still in the zone. Bannister found herself in a pitcher’s duel against Topeka Seaman and held her own against Vikings’ junior Hailey Reed, who like her team, is ...

  • Vikings come back twice to beat Indians

    Despite playing with leads in each game of Thursday’s doubleheader at Seaman, the Manhattan High baseball team was swept by the Vikings, losing 7-4 in Game 1 and 6-4 in the nightcap. Manhattan head coach Don Hess said his team competed hard in both losses, but needs to find a ...

  • MHS tennis wins at Salina tourney

    After a lengthy layoff from competition, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team got back in action, winning the Salina South Invitational on Thursday. The state-ranked Indians finished the tournament seven points ahead of second-place Valley Center to win, getting quality performances up and down the lineup to do it. MHS’ ...

  • Rock Creek sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek softball team swept St. Marys on the road on Monday, beating the Bears 12-3 and 14-1. Winter Henry was hot from the plate in Game 1 for Rock Creek. Henry went 3 for 5, drove in one and scored two runs. Mariah Kinderknecht went 1 for 1 with three walks. The Mustangs ...

  • Mustang baseball sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek baseball team went on the road on Monday for a pair of games at St. Marys, sweeping the Bears 12-5 and 9-0. In Game 1, the Mustangs fought back from a 4-3 deficit to take the lead in the fourth and then added seven runs in the fifth ...

  • Rock Creek JV softball sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek junior varsity team swept St. Marys on Tuesday, winning a close first game 7-6 before defeating the Bears, 14-9, in Game 2. Rock Creek and St. Marys exchanged the lead eight times in Game 1, but the Mustangs ended up on top. Olivia Lee racked up four RBIs on ...

  • MHS shakes off rust to sweep Scots Francis.phatch

    After a 10-day layoff from competition, the Manhattan High baseball team shook off its rust in a doubleheader sweep of Highland Park on Tuesday afternoon at Norvell Field. The Indians won 10-0 in five innings in Game 1, before coming out on top in the nightcap, 9-1. Playing Highland Park offered ...

  • MHS golfers win in Topeka

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team took first place by a wide margin at Monday’s Topeka High Invitational at Lake Shawnee in Topeka. At a meet that didn’t feature the full varsity squads of several teams in attendance, including the Indians, Manhattan still managed to win by 38 strokes ...

  • Indians beat Hayden in OT, 3-2

    Normally the more aggressive team on the soccer pitch, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team found itself on its heels much of the night against Hayden on Tuesday. But the Indians found a way to pull out the win, scoring a goal in the first few minutes of overtime to ...

  • MHS softball sweeps Scots

    The Manhattan High softball team got its first sweep of the young season, winning a pair of games against Highland Park on Tuesday at Hummer Sports Park in Topeka. The Indians won both games by run-rule, winning the first game 15-0 before taking Game 2 by a score of 17-4. In ...

  • Indians take 2nd at home triangular Scipio 50free.phatch

    In a rare Monday meet, the Manhattan High swimming and diving team took second place in a home triangular with Emporia and Hays at the KSU Natatorium. Because of KSHSAA rules about scheduling events that conflict with other activities, the Indians host a meet on Monday each spring season, and ...

  • Manhattan High girls’ soccer settles for 0-0 tie at Seaman

    After scoring five goals in a shutout win against Emporia Tuesday, scoring was hard to come by against Seaman for the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team. The Indians couldn’t connect on numerous goal-scoring opportunities in a 0-0 double-overtime tie Friday night in Topeka. Manhattan head coach Mike Sanchez said ...












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