Sports

  • 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 ...

  • Concordia 55, Riley County 50

    At Riley, Concordia put Riley County in a hole early on Tuesday, and the Falcons could never claw their way back. The Panthers led 19-8 early and 28-18 at halftime. Riley County made its biggest move back to get back into the game in the third when it cut the ...

  • Frankfort 43, Onaga 35

    At Onaga, the Frankfort Wildcats grabbed a lead in the first half and never let it go on Tuesday in a 43-35 win over Onaga. The Wildcats led 15-11 after the first quarter, and extended the lead to 29-20 by halftime. Onaga cut the lead down by one point in ...

  • Washington Co. 68, Valley Heights 46

    At Washington, Valley Heights hung on for three quarters until the Tigers put them away in the fourth on Tuesday. The Mustangs trailed 13-9 after the first period and 32-19 at half. Kayla Smith scored 18 points, Sidney Blackburn had 12 and Cassidy Coggins had 11. ...

  • MHS boys hang on, unseat Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team knocked off the previously-undefeated Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds on Tuesday night, 55-53, claiming a share of first place in the Centennial League in the process. Manhattan led most of the game but could never quite shake the T-Birds, who cut the deficit to four at 45 ...

  • MHS girls beat T-Birds, 50-35

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team moved into a tie for first place in the Centennial League standings with a win over Shawnee Heights Tuesday night, 50-35. Manhattan outscored the Thunderbirds in each of the first three quarters, including a 16-4 advantage in the first, to lead the whole way. ...

  • MHS hosts league-leading T-Birds tonight

    If Manhattan High is going to be a factor in either the boys’ or girls’ Centennial League races through the end of February, winning tonight’s games against Shawnee Heights is pivotal. Both Indian squads are a game behind the Thunderbirds in the league standings with six games left on ...

  • Manhattan’s Bammes to coach at BCCC

    Manhattan native Mike Bammes has been named head wrestling coach at Barton County Community College. Bammes will the first coach in the program’s history in Great Bend after spending the last two years as a graduate assistant at Fort Hays State. “Mike Bammes comes highly recommended by his peers ...

  • Indians take 2nd at Manhattan Invitational Hayden 200im.phatch

    Most of the year, the Manhattan High swimming and diving team holds small, midweek meets that feature anywhere from two to four opposing teams. But at its annual Manhattan Invitational on Saturday, the Indians hosted 15 other teams featuring strong teams from across the state, with Manhattan taking second with 316 points ...

  • Indians take 2nd at league meet

    The Manhattan High wrestling team took second place at the annual Centennial League meet, finishing behind rival Junction City by eight points. Held this year at Seaman, the Indians scored 185 1/2 team points, but the Blue Jays won with 193 1/2 to take the league crown while Emporia took third with 167 points. “I’ ...










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