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  • 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 ...

  • Indians defeat Trinity, 3-0

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team won its third game of the season Thursday night with a 3-0 victory over Wichita Trinity at Bishop Stadium. The Indians took a 1-0 lead into halftime but added a pair of goals in the second half to put the game away. Indians’ head ...

  • Indians defeat Blue Jays in tennis dual Benturnley.phatch

    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team had little trouble defeating the Junction City Blue Jays in a tennis dual Thursday afternoon at City Park. The Indians won 9 of 12 matches on the day, including a 7-1 mark in singles play to earn the victory. The dual, which was added to the ...

  • Indians compete at Beardslee Invite

    Much like last week’s Topeka West Invitational, Washburn Rural’s annual track and field meet in the first couple weeks of the spring sports season is designed to get athletes acclimated to varsity track competition. The Jerry Beardslee Invitational doesn’t record team scores, instead focusing on setting individual ...

  • MHS softball opens season with road split

    The Manhattan High softball team opened the Monty Enright era with a split at Topeka High on Thursday, winning the first game, 9-2, before falling in the second game, 4-3. The Indians won Game 1 behind a strong offensive output, getting four runs in the third inning to take a 4-0 ...

  • Marshall staying at Wichita State

    Alabama’s courtship of Gregg Marshall is over. The Wichita State coach agreed to a deal on Wednesday that ensured he would return for the 2015-16 season, and possibly beyond. Marshall agreed to a seven-year deal with Wichita State, earning $3.3 million per year, according to CBSSports.com. The Crimson Tide ...

  • MHS swimmers 2nd at home meet Luannjung100yardbackstroke.phatch

    On a day when every team not named Lawrence Free State was competing for second, that’s exactly what the Manhattan High girls’ swim team got on Wednesday afternoon. The Firebirds, which finished as Class 6A state runner-up a season ago and look every bit as strong this year, won ...

  • MHS baseball looking to reload in ‘15

    Last season, the Manhattan High baseball team took third place at the Class 6A state tournament and graduated 13 seniors off its 17-member roster. As his team gears up for Friday’s season-opening doubleheader against Topeka High at Norvell Field, Manhattan head coach Don Hess is hoping to reload rather than ...

  • Wicked Marathon, Half-Marathon draw nearly 300

    WAMEGO — Organizers of the Body First Wicked Marathon and Half Marathon last Saturday deemed the annual event a huge success, as participation numbers swelled and downtown was filled with folks seeing all that Wamego has to offer. Doug Sellers, owner of the event’s corporate sponsor — Body First of Manhattan — ...












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