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  • Indians shut out Blue Jays Soccer4.phatch

    Facing a familiar foe in its regional opener Tuesday evening, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team had no trouble taking care of business to advance to the next round of the Class 6A playoffs. Despite a slow start, Manhattan defeated Junction City by mercy-rule in only 56 minutes, winning 10-0 to ...

  • MHS baseball comes up short at regional

    For the first time since 2011, the Class 6A baseball tournament at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark won’t include the Manhattan Indians. The Tribe battled in Tuesday’s regional in Lawrence, getting a shutout against Olathe Northwest in the semifinals before coming up short in a 3-1 loss to Lawrence Free ...

  • Indians make state, take 2nd at regional

    The Manhattan High golf team advanced to state for the fourth consecutive year with a second place finish at the Junction City regional on Monday afternoon. Washburn Rural won the meet by 17 strokes over the Indians, which shot a 324 to take second at Rolling Meadows Golf Course in Junction City. ...

  • Stix win Overland Park baseball tournament

    The Midwest Stix 11-and-under baseball team went 5-1 last weekend to capture the title at the Hawaiian Hitfest National Invitational Tournament in Overland Park.  The Stix went 2-1 in pool play with a 2-1 win over the Topeka Stix, a 10-2 victory over the KC Smash and a 4-3 ...

  • MHS tennis takes sixth at state meet

    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team traveled to Olathe for the Class 6A state tennis meet this weekend and looked to establish itself as a challenger to the Kansas City-centric hierarchy of tennis dominance. With a sixth-place team finish and three medals, Manhattan head coach Joyce Allen felt her team ...

  • Indians take 3rd at league meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team took third place at the Centennial League swim meet Friday afternoon in Emporia, using a combination of depth and several strong finishes in key races to stay near the top of the team standings. The Indians scored 288 points and finished behind Emporia (418) ...

  • Rock Creek girls second, boys third at MEL meet

    The Rock Creek girls’ team took second place at the Mid-East League track meet, while the boys’ team finished third. Riley County took fifth in boys’ and girls’ competitions. Hayden Schlochtermeier led the Rock Creek girls with a win in the 100-meter hurdles and in the long jump. Holly Forrester ...

  • George to hold 2015 Future Indians Basketball Camp

    Manhattan High head boys’ basketball coach Benji George and the Manhattan High basketball staff, current, and former players will once again be hosting a youth camp for summer basketball.  Camp will run the June 29 through July 2. Campers will be divisioned into groups based on the year of school they ...

  • MBA to hold youth training sessions

    The Manhattan Basketball Association is sponsoring a breakfast club basketball training series throughout the month of June. Cost is $50, with a $40 per child for families with three or more athletes. The club will meet at Anthony Middle School each Monday through Thursday from the first of June to June 25. Boys ...

  • Indians JV sweeps Emporia

    The Manhattan Indians junior varsity softball team scored a sweep of Emporia on Tuesday beating the Spartans 18-2 and 17-4. Manhattan’s bats proved too much for the Spartan defense in the run-rule shortened games.  The first game saw eight of Manhattan’s nine players combine for nine hits, 14 ...

  • Valley Heights competes in Twin Valley League meet

    Valley Heights competed at the Twin Valley League meet on Tuesday at Centralia. Although the Mustangs did not have enough players to post a team score, all three players finished in the top 30. Payton Manley shot 105 to take 12th, while Bryan Yungeberg was 20th at 124. Quentin Blake was 24th at 147. ...

  • Indians whip T-Birds in final home game Mhssoccer7.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team ended its regular season about as well as any team could. The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium. Manhattan will enter the postseason with a 12-2-2 record and plenty of confidence. The T-Birds offered little ...










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