Sports

  • MHS competes at condensed KU Relays

    With a grim weather forecast in Lawrence, officials at the University of Kansas opted to jam two days worth of events into one this weekend at the KU Relays, which made for a short trip for several Manhattan track athletes. Several of assistant coach Susan Melgares’ distance runners made the ...

  • Indians bounce back, win home meet Laurencasper100ydback.phatch

    After splitting the varsity squad last week between a pair of meets in Salina and Olathe, the Manhattan High swim team was back together on Wednesday afternoon. The Indians won the five-team meet comprised of all Centennial League schools, scoring 519 team points to beat second-place Seaman, which scored 479 1/2 at the ...

  • Rock Creek JV splits with Clay Center

    Rock Creek’s junior varsity softball team slit a doubleheader on Tuesday, losing to Clay Center 2-0 before winning the second game 16-5. Jayden Weers both hit and pitched well for Rock Creek, but it wasn’t enough as the Mustangs fell 2-0 at Clay Center on Monday. Weers was ...

  • MHS JV softball sweeps Rossville

    The Manhattan High junior varsity softball team won both games of a doubleheader against Rossville on Tuesday. MHS won the first game 5-1 before winning Game 2, 8-5.  The Indians came out quick scoring one run in their half of the first. They scored again in the third and added ...

  • Rock Creek softball splits with Clay Center

    The Rock Creek softball team outlasted Clay Center in the first game of a doubleheader on Tuesday, winning 6-5 in the bottom of the seventh inning. The Mustangs lost Game 2, 7-0. With the score tied at five, Alexis Wilson was hit by a pitch, bringing home Winter Henry. Henry put ...

  • 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 ...










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