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  • MHS volleyball hosts season opener tonight

    It’s not unusual for the Manhattan High volleyball team to get a late start to its season compared to most teams around the state. The Indians routinely wait until the first tournament of the year, often over Labor Day weekend, to begin their season. This year, that tournament was ...

  • MHS golfers win in Salina

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the 12-team Salina Central Invitational Tuesday afternoon at Salina Municipal Golf Course. The Indians edged out Salina Central by 12 strokes to finish first in the nine-hole tournament, finishing with a team score of 174. Individually, Macie Myers won a sudden death playoff on the ...

  • Indians take second at Topeka quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took second place at a quadrangular meet in Topeka Tuesday afternoon, winning eight of 12 matches. The Indians finished second behind Shawnee Heights, which went 9-3 on the day, though Manhattan gave the T-Birds two of their three losses at the meet. In singles, Cathy ...

  • Indians win Titan Classic opener, 5-0

    With a deep and talented roster, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team managed to wear out the Wichita Northwest Grizzlies in the quarterfinal round of the Titan Classic in Wichita Monday afternoon. It just didn’t show on the scoreboard until the closing minutes of the 5-0 victory. The Indians ...

  • MHS sweeps Manhattan Invitational Xcgirls.mercury

    As Cara Melgares passed the 4K mark on the cross country course at Warner Park Saturday afternoon, she couldn’t help but think about being done. Any other year and she would have been grabbing a drink or catching her breath at the finish line after four kilometers. But after ...

  • Trapp leads MHS in rout of T-Birds

    TECUMSEH — Following Manhattan High’s 47-0 drubbing of Shawnee Heights in Friday night’s season opener, head coach Joe Schartz couldn’t really put his finger on just exactly why the Indians were so dominant. Eventually, he settled on two things: toughness and conditioning. “Our kids - they don’t ...

  • Falcons shutout Wabaunsee, 28-0

    At Riley, the Falcons opened their season with a 28-0 victory over the Wabaunsee Chargers Friday night, keeping the shutout intact through all four quarters and moving to 1-0 on the season. Riley County had a 20-0 lead at halftime and scored a final touchdown in the fourth quarter to ...

  • Wakefield 54, BV-Randolph 8

    At Randolph, Wakefield took a 32-8 halftime lead and the game was called midway through the fourth quarter as the Bombers scored 22-unanswered points in the second half to run away with the victory. Chase Carey finished with 58 yards and a score on the ground to lead the Rams, while ...

  • Centralia 35, Valley Heights 20

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights took a 6-0 lead into the second quarter but allowed the Panthers to score 21 unanswered points before halftime before ultimately losing in both teams’ season openers Friday night. Valley Heights scored a pair of TDs in the fourth quarter but Centralia kept pace with a ...

  • Frankfort 36, Clifton-Clyde 28

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats squeaked out a win over Clifton-Clyde in both teams’ season opener Friday night to move to 1-0 on the season. Scoring information and individual statistics were not made available. Frankfort hosts perennial power Hanover next week. ...

  • Manhattan routs T-Birds in season opener, 47-0

    TECUMSEH – Manhattan used a dominant ground attack to easily defeat the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds, 47-0, on the road in both teams’ season openers Friday night. The Indians led 27-0 at halftime and kept the shutout intact through the final two quarters with a stout defensive performance. Manhattan finished with 408 yards ...

  • Wewer takes senior class into season opener

    Though he won’t be the starting quarterback tonight in Manhattan High’s season opener at Shawnee Heights, senior Blake Wewer knows his job is to lead the Indians’ young football team. And when Wewer is given a task, he gets it done. The senior has battled injuries this summer ...










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