Sports

  • Mustangs sweep Chapman

    The Rock Creek baseball team turned on the offense on Tuesday, winning games 16-1 and 18-8 over Chapman. Rock Creek won the first game 16-1 in five innings, scoring eight runs alone in the third inning. Alex Feldkamp was 2 for 2 with three RBIs, while Zach Nider was 2 for 3 with three ...

  • Indians shut out Spartans Irvne.phatch

    Tuesday wasn’t the most exciting night for Manhattan goalkeeper Molly Fiser and the rest of the Indians’ defensive players. With a lopsided shot count of 43-0 in favor of the Tribe, the ball spent most of the match on Emporia’s side of the field in a 5-0 win ...

  • Walk-off win forces split with Rossville Thiemert.phatch

    In the first game of its home opener with a new coach, the Manhattan High softball team could have easily suffered from a bad case of the butterflies against Rossville Tuesday afternoon in Anneberg Park. But when the pressure was on, the Indians didn’t blink. Manhattan won the opening ...

  • MHS tennis finishes 3rd at home meet Mhstennis.phatch

    After a pair of victories this month for the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team, Tuesday’s home quad offered head coach Joyce Allen the chance to get some different varsity players experience against other schools’ top competition. The result was a third-place finish for the Indians as a team, winning ...

  • Manhattan girls finish 2nd at Great Bend Invitational

    The Manhattan High track and field teams traveled to Great Bend on Tuesday for a midweek meet against schools from the western half of the state, with the girls’ taking second place and the boys’ team in third. The girls’ team finished in second behind Dodge City, which won with 147 ...

  • Rock Creek JV splits with Abilene

    The Rock Creek junior varsity softball team jumped out to an early lead on Abilene and captured a 13-0 victory on Thursday on the road. The Mustangs later lost the second game, 4-3. Seven runs in the first three innings allowed Rock Creek to put Game 1 away early. A two-run ...

  • Walter and Erin Barr conquer Alaska Overallcolor.phatch

    Walter Barr had every reason to like Alaska. After all, the Manhattan native had finished in the top three numerous times at the Alaska Bodybuilding Fitness and Figure Pro-Am Championships in Anchorage. But something was always missing — that elusive first-place title. In fact, despite Barr’s many accolades since becoming ...

  • MHS girls win at Topeka Relays

    Friday’s trip to the Topeka Relays marked the first big meet of the year for the Manhattan High track and field teams. Facing some of the toughest competition they’ve seen so far, the Indians fared well, with the girls’ team taking first and the boys taking second. Manhattan ...

  • MHS softball drops two vs. T-Birds

    The Manhattan High softball team traveled to Topeka and lost a pair of games to Shawnee Heights on Friday afternoon, dropping Game 1, 5-1, before losing the second game, 9-2. In the opening game, Manhattan stayed within arm’s reach by allowing only single runs to the T-Birds in the first, ...

  • Indians compete at Olathe Invite

    Manhattan swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows the Olathe Invitational is one of the deepest meets his team will see all season. With many of the Kansas City-metro area’s top teams in attendance and only the top 12 finishers in each race earning team points, the competition was fierce. ...

  • Shawnee Heights sweeps Indians 5.phatch

    There’s no doubt Manhattan High baseball head coach Don Hess was happy with the way his team started both games in Friday night’s doubleheader with Shawnee Heights at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex. It was the finishes that bothered him. The Indians were swept, with the Thunderbirds winning the ...

  • Washburn Rural defeats MHS soccer, 2-0

    Outside of a 10-minute stretch toward the end of the first half, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team played an even match against Washburn Rural in Topeka on Thursday. But the Junior Blues capitalized on a pair of Manhattan mistakes before halftime to score a pair of goals, which proved ...












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