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  • Rock Creek JV results

    The Rock Creek junior varsity softball team swept past St. Marys on Monday, beating the Bears 11-9 and 17-2. On Saturday, the Mustangs won a triangular by defeating Royal Valley, 13-9, and St. Marys, 16-6. The first game was a shootout, with both pitchers having a tough day. The teams ...

  • MHS golf takes 4th at Topeka West

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team took fourth place at the Topeka West Invitational Monday afternoon at the Topeka Country Club The Indians finished a stroke behind Garden City, which took third place, while Washburn Rural dominated the 22-team field, shooting a 292 to beat second-place Shawnee Mission East by 20 strokes. ...

  • Indians’ Roberts signs with UCM

    Manhattan High senior Savannah Roberts made her college choice official on Friday, signing her letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Central Missouri. Roberts said her cousin played basketball for the Jennies, which helped initiate a connection with the coaches. “It started last summer and then my ...

  • MHS tennis a close 2nd at Topeka High

    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team took second place among 12 teams at the Topeka High Invitational Monday. The team logged three first-place finishes and a ninth place to score 40 points and finish one point behind Valley Center, who won with 41. “Obviously, it was really close,” Manhattan head coach Joyce Allen ...

  • Stix win Olathe tournament

    The Midwest Stix 13-and-under Blue team won the USSSA Smoothie King NIT 13U AAA Tournament, April 24-26, in Olathe.  There were 15 teams in the tournament and the Stix Blue were undefeated in six games over the weekend to win the championship.  The team includes coach Aaron Wall and ...

  • MHK United wins second tournament

    The 11-and-under MHK United boys’ soccer team won its second tournament of the spring last weekend at the Manhattan Invitational.  MHK United went 3-0-1 in thefive-team round-robin tournament with a 6-1 victory over Kansas Rush Nero, a 2-2 draw with Topeka Tornados Maroon, a 3-2 win over Salina ...

  • McAtee to walk on at K-State

    An already-large group of newcomers to the Kansas State men’s basketball team got bigger Friday morning as Manhattan High senior Pierson McAtee accepted head coach Bruce Weber’s invitation to join the program as a walk-on. McAtee, who averaged 14.3 points and seven rebounds a game as a senior at ...

  • Late grand slam dooms MHS softball Mhssb5.phatch

    Manhattan High senior pitcher Sydney Bannister has had an amazing week. Tuesday she threw a no-hitter and Thursday afternoon she was still in the zone. Bannister found herself in a pitcher’s duel against Topeka Seaman and held her own against Vikings’ junior Hailey Reed, who like her team, is ...

  • Vikings come back twice to beat Indians

    Despite playing with leads in each game of Thursday’s doubleheader at Seaman, the Manhattan High baseball team was swept by the Vikings, losing 7-4 in Game 1 and 6-4 in the nightcap. Manhattan head coach Don Hess said his team competed hard in both losses, but needs to find a ...

  • MHS tennis wins at Salina tourney

    After a lengthy layoff from competition, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team got back in action, winning the Salina South Invitational on Thursday. The state-ranked Indians finished the tournament seven points ahead of second-place Valley Center to win, getting quality performances up and down the lineup to do it. MHS’ ...

  • Rock Creek sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek softball team swept St. Marys on the road on Monday, beating the Bears 12-3 and 14-1. Winter Henry was hot from the plate in Game 1 for Rock Creek. Henry went 3 for 5, drove in one and scored two runs. Mariah Kinderknecht went 1 for 1 with three walks. The Mustangs ...

  • Mustang baseball sweeps St. Marys

    The Rock Creek baseball team went on the road on Monday for a pair of games at St. Marys, sweeping the Bears 12-5 and 9-0. In Game 1, the Mustangs fought back from a 4-3 deficit to take the lead in the fourth and then added seven runs in the fifth ...










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