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  • MHS girls hold on against Rural, 39-36

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team bolstered its Centennial League title chances by gutting out a 39-36 win over Washburn Rural Friday night. Rural nearly rallied in the final minute of the game, hitting some big shots on the perimeter. The Indians led by eight after a pair of ...

  • Indians beat Seaman on senior night Taylor sr.phatch

    On the Manhattan High wrestling roster, there is no preference given to upperclassmen. If you want to make the varsity team, you’re going to have to beat all challengers. So when Darrion Taylor lost his spot at 113 to sophomore Joe Braun, the two-time state qualifier didn’t have many ...

  • Indians edge unbeaten T-Birds, 55-53

    Both Manhattan High and Shawnee Heights are well-versed in winning close games this season. So it was no surprised when Tuesday’s showdown among top Centennial League teams went down to the wire, with Manhattan doing just enough to edge the Thunderbirds, 55-53. The win moves the Indians into a ...

  • MHS girls have no trouble vs. T-Birds

    Few teams have had much luck slowing down the inside-out tandem of Jazz Sweet and Blaize Burgess this season. Add the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team to the list of successful squads. Manhattan High’s Gigi McAtee pressures Shawnee Heights’ Jazz Sweet on Tuesday night at MHS. The Indians won 50 ...

  • Wamego sinks Irish at buzzer

    WAMEGO — Tied, with 40 seconds remaining Tuesday night against Chapman, Wamego’s Lanie Page was alone well beyond the arc when she buried what would have been the go-ahead bucket. Wamego’s Lanie Page pulls up for a shot against Chapman Tuesday night in Wamego. Page scored 21 points in the Red ...

  • Red Raiders ease past Chapman

    WAMEGO — Red Raiders’ head coach Troy Hemphill wasn’t pleased with his team’s enthusiasm in his team’s 59-34 win over Chapman Tuesday night. Still, Wamego did what it needed to get the victory. Wamego’s Eli Miller puts up a shot against Chapman on Tuesday night at Wamego. ...

  • Three MHS athletes sign for football

    Three Manhattan High football players made their college choices official last week in a ceremony with family and friends at the MHS West campus. Chris Martin, Mike Settembrino and Nadal Abudayyeh each signed with different schools to continue their football careers into college. The three signed officially on National Signing ...

  • Riley County boys outlast Concordia; Frankfort splits

    At Riley, Cooper Holmes scored 44 points for Concordia, but the Riley County Falcons still managed a win on Tuesday, beating the Panthers, 72-66, at home. The Falcons grabbed an early 14-9 lead after one quarter, and extended it to 33-26 by halftime. Riley County held its seven-point lead going into ...

  • Clifton-Clyde 48, Blue Valley 38

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams grabbed an early lead by faded down the stretch in a 48-38 loss to Clifton-Clyde. The Rams led 19-10 after the first quarter, and 28-20 by halftime. Clifton-Clyde came back in the third quarter, outscoring the Rams 17-6 to take a 37-34 lead. The ...

  • Onaga 76, Frankfort 47

    At Onaga, the Frankfort Wildcats let a game slip away in the first quarter on Tuesday, getting outscored 29-8 to start the game on the way to a 76-47 loss. Onaga slowed it down a bit after the 29-8 start, scoring just eight points in the second period to lead 37 ...

  • Washington Co. 56, Valley Heights 45

    At Washington, Valley Heights kept a steady scoring pace but was never able to overcome Washington County in a 56-45 road loss. The Tigers opened the game to a 15-11 lead and held Valley Heights to eight points in the second quarter to lead 28-19 at half. Washington County’s ...

  • Clifton-Clyde 52, Blue Valley 47

    At Randolph, Clifton-Clyde used a big third quarter to come from behind and beat Blue Valley on Tuesday. The Rams led 14-9 after the first quarter and 18-17 at halftime. But Clifton-Clyde outscored Blue Valley 17-10 in the third, and held off a comeback attempt from the Rams in the ...












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