Sports

  • MHS soccer blanks Scots for 11-0 win

    If the weather allowed for it, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team knew it had a favorable chance of defeating the Highland Park Scots on Thursday afternoon. Despite one lightning delay, the weather cooperated long enough for the Indians to defeat the Scots 11-0 on Thursday at Hummer Sports Park. “ ...

  • MHS golf 3rd at Junction City invite

    After playing at Hutchinson’s Carey Park earlier this season and getting the chance to play a round at the Class 6A state tournament site, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team got another sneak peek Thursday afternoon. Manhattan took third place at the Junction City Invitational at Rolling Meadows Golf ...

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sean McClure scored a hole-in-one on the seventh green at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Thursday. McClure pulled off the achievement from 172 yards out with a 4-iron. It was his first hole-in-one. It was witnessed by Tim McClure. ...

  • Rock Creek softball sweeps Wabaunsee

    The Rock Creek softball team defeated Wabaunsee in a doubleheader this week, beating the Chargers 5-1 and 11-1 on Tuesday at home. Blair Campbell went 3 for 3 and Abbie Plummer went 2 for 3 with a double in Game 1. Campbell’s seven strikeouts were enough to push the Mustangs past the Chargers. Campbell ...

  • MHS swimmers top Spartans on senior day Scipio200medley.phatch

    Facing a partial squad from Emporia Wednesday afternoon at the KSU Natatorium, the Manhattan High swim team scored a clean sweep on senior day. The Indians won each of the 11 swimming events at the meet, with Emporia’s only win coming in the diving competition. Originally scheduled as a triangular ...

  • Indians hold on to beat Grizzlies, 4-3 5.phatch

    Wichita Northwest turned up the heat in the final 10 minutes, but the Manhattan girls’ soccer team didn’t crack. The Indians kept the Grizzlies at bay and won 4-3 Tuesday night at Bishop Stadium. “It was way more exciting than we wanted to make it (at the end),” Manhattan head ...

  • Indians split with Trojans

    Playing at Kansas State’s Tointon Family Stadium, the Manhattan High baseball team looked to snap a three-game losing streak with the Topeka High Trojans in town for a doubleheader. The Indians’ rally fell short in the opener, 6-4, before the Indians came through with a clutch run in the ...

  • Doubleplay takes third at Spring Slam

    The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Doubleplay softball team finished third in the Manhattan Spring Slam fastpitch tournament last weekend at Twin Oaks complex in Annenberg Park. The team got off to a slow start in pool play on Saturday, going 0-2. Sunday proved to be a different story. After moving into ...

  • Monarchs go 1-3 to open season

    The 14-and-under Manhattan Optimist Monarchs compiled a 1-3 record last weekend at Twin Oaks in Manhattan in their season-opening tournament. The Monarchs began with a 5-3 loss to the Patriots. Danae Adams, Grayce Morrison, and Caitlin Donahue all had hits, and Donahue pitched the game, recording five strikeouts. The Monarchs ...

  • Earthquakes win Topeka tournament

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the 14-and-under division at the Governor’s Cup tournament last weekend in Topeka. The Earthquakes went undefeated in pool play before advancing to the championship. They won their first game 2-0 against the KC Futura Futbol Club Revolution. They then beat TriCounty Select ...

  • Indians win first-ever Centennial league tennis title

    For the first time since joining the Centennial League in 2005, members of the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team can call themselves league champions. The Indians edged perennial favorite Washburn Rural by two points at the annual meet, getting a team effort up and down the roster to do it. While ...

  • MHS golf finishes 2nd at league

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team finished as runner-up behind Washburn Rural at Monday’s Centennial League meet in Meriden Monday afternoon. While the rain poured in Manhattan, the league meet suffered through only one short weather delay, as the golfers quickly finished their respective rounds ahead of the larger ...










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