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  • 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 ...

  • Indians 2nd at Wamego

    Playing in the Washburn Rural Invitational at the Wamego Country Club on Thursday, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team finished tied for second place along with Lenexa’s St. James Academy. The already-difficult course in Wamego was made tougher Thursday by blustery winds that inflated most players’ scores. Manhattan head ...

  • Wrestler with local ties survives blood clot

    Chris Watson — the grandson of Manhattan’s Jack and Pearl Watson — has a lot to celebrate these days. The Central Oklahoma wrestler not only capped a perfect 42-0 season with an NCAA Division II national title at 165 pounds — earning him Wrestler of the Year honors — but he also survived a ...

  • Rock Creek sweeps Abilene

    The Rock Creek softball team fended off Abilene’s late push and held on to win the first game of a doubleheader, 7-6, on Tuesday. The Mustangs would later coast to an 11-5 win in Game 2. Abilene wasn’t able to overcome the big hole it dug itself into in ...

  • Indians beat Rural, win quad

    Just three days after slaying one giant, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team took down another on Tuesday. The Indians won their quadrangular meet at Washburn Rural, beating the Junior Blues three out of four matches while sweeping Topeka High and Topeka West to once again return to Manhattan with ...

  • MHS baseball sweeps Aces in opener

    After last Friday’s season opener was postponed due to soggy fields at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex, the Manhattan High baseball team instead opened its season on the road at Wichita East on Tuesday, sweeping the Blue Aces. Manhattan won the first game 5-3 before taking the nightcap, 8-2. Indians ...

  • MHS opens season with win at Salina

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team opened the 2015 season with a win at the Salina Central Invitational on Monday, edging out Seaman by three strokes to come away with the team title. The Indians shot a 297 on the day, while the Vikings finished with a 300 to take second. Hays rounded ...

  • Rock Creek softball splits with Wamego

    The Rock Creek softball team split a home contest with Wamego on Thursday. The Mustangs defeated Wamego 8-4 in Game 1, before losing the second game 10-8 in extra innings. Blair Campbell took the win in Game 1, while Kayla Boltz went 3 for 3 and Mariah Kinderknecht was 2 for 3. Rock Creek fell behind 7 ...

  • Cameron: Welcome back your American League champs Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There are some goosebump moments rolling into Kauffman Stadium on Monday afternoon. If events stay on schedule, the most dramatic will occur at 2:51 p.m., when the entire home team roster lines up along the first-base line and public address announcer Mike McCartney says: “And now, introducing ...

  • Indians dominate at doubles invite

    In the first full-blown varsity tournament of the young season, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team won in dominating fashion at the Mustang Doubles Classic in Salina Saturday. The Indians won with a team score of 19, beating out host and second-place finisher Salina Central, which finished with 16 points. Manhattan lost ...

  • MHS golfers ready to open season

    For the last three seasons, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team has featured a consistency in the varsity lineup not typically seen at the high school level. The Indians have started the same top five players in every varsity meet since the start of the 2011-12 season. That will change ...












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