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  • MHS girls rally past Seaman, take share of league title

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team won a share of its second consecutive Centennial League title Friday night with a 49-39 come-from-behind win over Seaman at the MHS gymnasium. Manhattan led 30-20 early in the third quarter but watched Seaman score 11 straight to take the lead by the 3:08 mark on ...

  • Falcons score 68-54 win over St. Marys Boy4.phatch

    RILEY — Riley County sophomore Alex Sager said his 3-pointer was there for him to start the season, but was lost at times during the middle of it. Thursday night at home in the regular-season finale, he seemed to find it again. Sager hit six of them in the Falcons’ 68-54 ...

  • Riley County pulls away for 37-31 victory Girl22.phatch

    RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team, again playing without leading scorer and rebounder Alyssa Kulp due to sickness, didn’t start pretty, but found a groove in the second half to beat St. Marys, 37-31, Thursday night in its regular-season finale. Sophomore Bethany Crubel led the Falcons with 12 points, ...

  • Do or die for MHS girls against Seaman

    Grant Guggisberg .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_WdzyfZWbpS'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ There’s not much mystery left for the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team. The Indians will be the ...

  • Indians ready for state tournament Wallace.phatch

    At this time last week, Manhattan head coach Robert Gonzales expected to have a minimum of eight wrestlers make the trip to this weekend’s Class 6A state wrestling tournament in Wichita. He thought if things went right, the team could take 10. Instead, 12 of his 14 wrestlers boarded the bus Thursday ...

  • MHS boys rally past Junction City Mhs23.phatch

    JUNCTION CITY — Manhattan head coach Benji George stressed this week that rivalry games against Junction City need no extra motivation. But with the chance to lock up at least a share of the team’s first-ever Centennial League title Tuesday night, the Indians wanted this one. Despite trailing much of ...

  • MHS girls rout Blue Jays, clinch top seed Mhs11.phatch

    JUNCTION CITY — One down, one to go. After last week’s loss to Hayden, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team needed a pair of wins this week to stay alive for a Centennial League title. With a 60-35 win at Junction City Tuesday night, the Indians are still muddled in ...

  • MHS bowlers finish regular season at JC

    The Manhattan High bowling teams finished off the regular season competing at a quadrangular meet in Junction City. The boys’ team finished in second place with a pin score of 2,471 behind Junction City, which won with a 2,685. Shawnee Heights was in third and Emporia in fourth. Individually, Gerad Vanhoosier had ...

  • Wamego sweeps Marysville on senior night

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders’ girls basketball team celebrated senior night with a 57-46 win over Marysville on Tuesday. Wamego jumped out to a 20-8 lead from the beginning and kept going from there. The Red Raiders built a 30-18 lead by halftime and extended it to 45-27 through the ...

  • Axtell 73, Valley Heights 58

    At Blue Rapids, big efforts from Kayla Smith and Sidney Blackburn weren’t enough to propel Valley Heights to a won on Tuesday, losing to Axtell, 73-58. Kayla Smith scored 27 points and Blackburn had 21 for the Mustangs, but Axtell had three players in double figures. Valley Heights led 17-10 after ...

  • Linn 54, Frankfort 29

    At Linn, Frankfort struggled in the second quarter and never recovered on Tuesday, losing at Linn, 54-29. Linn jumped out to a 17-13 lead, and held the Wildcats to two points in the second quarter to extend its lead to 27-15. The Wildcats made a small comeback in the third ...

  • Wamego 76, Marysville 41

    At Wamego, Dillon Blain scored 24 and Eli Miller and Kyler Alderson had big games in a 76-41 win over Marysville. The Red Raiders led 17-10 after the first quarter and pushed its lead out to 42-27. Wamego made its biggest offensive run in the third quarter, outscoring Marysville 26-7 to ...












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