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  • General Activities | June 06, 2014

    17ers still looking for their first win

    Two days after losing by 10 runs in their season opener, things didn’t go much better for the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers on Thursday in the opening day of the Tournament of Champions.

  • General Activities | June 06, 2014

    Manko juniors split at TOC


    In their only action of the weekend, the Manhattan American Legion Manko junior 17ers split a pair of games at the Tournament of Champions on Thursday.

  • Manhattan High School | June 05, 2014

    MHS lands 13 on all-league baseball team

    Manhattan High coach Don Hess earned honors as Coach of the Year and junior pitcher Jesse Steinbring was picked as Pitcher of the Year by Centennial League baseball members on Tuesday.

  • General Activities | June 05, 2014

    Bullets fourth in Cap City Showdown

    The Bullets were in Topeka to compete in the Cap City Showdown this past weekend.

  • General Activities | June 05, 2014

    Monarchs play in Topeka tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12-and-Uunder softball team competed in the Cap City Showdown in Topeka over the weekend, compiling a 1-4 record.

  • Area Schools | June 04, 2014

    Wamego’s Lanie Page picks Huskers

    It was probably only a matter of time, but Wamego’s Lanie Page has decided to attend the University of Nebraska.

  • General Activities | June 04, 2014

    17ers lose summer opener, 11-1


    The final score of Tuesday’s season opener wasn’t all that mattered to Steve Disbrow.

  • General Activities | June 03, 2014

    Senior 17ers to open season tonight

    When the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers take the field tonight, it will be a little more than 48 hours since the team’s rosters became final on Sunday.

  • General Activities | June 03, 2014

    Moxie opens with sweep of Clay Center

    The Manhattan Optimist Moxie 18-and-under softball team opened this weekend with a pair of wins against Clay Center.

  • General Activities | June 03, 2014

    Manhattan Optimist Sting takes second

    The Manhattan Optimist Sting traveled to Topeka for their first tournament and placed second in the Capitol City Showdown 18-and-under class A division.

  • General Activities | June 03, 2014

    Aftershock takes second in Topeka

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock 16-and-under softball team opened their season with a second-place finish at the Ken Berry complex in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | June 03, 2014

    MHS lands two on all-league softball

    Manhattan High placed two players on the All Centennial League Softball team, as chosen by the league coaches.

  • General Activities | June 02, 2014

    Steve Disbrow to coach senior 17ers

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers will have a new look when they take the field for the first game of the season Tuesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | June 01, 2014

    MHS boys finish 2nd; girls 7th at state track

    Mhs mulgares 3200.phatch

    WICHITA — In a team race that came down to the final few events, the Manhattan High boys’ track team came up just short behind favorite Olathe East, taking second place as a team, while bringing home nine gold medals and winning three events.

  • Manhattan High School | June 01, 2014

    MHS baseball takes third


    LAWRENCE — After falling 3-1 to Maize in Friday’s Class 6A state baseball semifinal, the Manhattan High baseball team had about an hour to regroup and prepare for a consolation game against Wichita Northwest at Hoglund Ballpark.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    Wellsville edges Rock Creek in 3A title game

    TOPEKA — To be certain, the Rock Creek baseball team donned their rally caps sometime in the top of the seventh inning during Friday night’s Class 3A state championship game with Wellsville at Falley Field.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    Valley Heights girls take team title

    WICHITA — A season ago, Valley Heights finished as state runners-up with just two athletes competing at the state meet.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    Rock Creek stomps No. 1 Council Grove

    TOPEKA — When it comes to preparing for opponents, Rock Creek baseball coach Chad Herren says he would rather concentrate on his own team.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    Aquinas blanks BV SW for 5A baseball title

    St. Thomas Aquinas claimed the Class 5A state baseball title on Friday with a 6-0 win over Blue Valley Southwest at Tointon Family Stadium.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    3rd-place 5A baseball: Bishop Carroll 5, Seaman 0

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  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    Bishop Carroll 11, Maize South 0

    Brittany Finney hit two home runs and Morgan Balderas added another as Bishop Carroll eased to an 11-0 win over Maize South in the Class 5A state championship game on Friday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex.

  • Area Schools | June 01, 2014

    3rd-Place 5A Softball game: Seaman 14, Wichita Kapaun 3

    Topeka Seaman overcame an early deficit to pound Kapaun Mt.

  • Manhattan High School | May 30, 2014

    MHS baseball takes 3rd at state

    LAWRENCE — The Manhattan High baseball team took third place at the Class 6A baseball tournament at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark with a 3-1 win over Wichita Northwest in the consolation game.

  • Manhattan High School | May 30, 2014

    Indians nip Junction City, reach semis


    LAWRENCE — As a starter for his entire career at Manhattan High, it’s not often that Henry de Noble comes into a close ball game in the late innings.

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Rock Creek into 3A baseball semis

    TOPEKA — The Rock Creek Mustangs kept Lyons/Chase off-balance throughout the game on Thursday afternoon, winning 6-2 during opening-round action of the Class 3A state baseball tournament at Washburn’s Falley Field.


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