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  • MHS routs Great Bend

    For an entire half on Monday evening, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was playing well enough to win but not up to its potential. All that changed in the second half, however, as the Indians flipped the switch en route to a 10-0 mercy-rule victory over Great Bend on ...

  • Double Play competes in Salina tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Double Play 12-and-under softball team saw action May 9 at the Blue and Gold tournament at the Bill Burke sports complex in Salina. In pool play the team was 2-0.  In Game 1, Toree Hoobler pitched four innings, striking out eight. Hoobler, along with Ellie Hacker, had two ...

  • Manhattan Optimist Rebels win Topeka tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Rebels 14-and-under softball team competed in the USSSA Lake Shawnee Mother’s Day tournament last Saturday.  The Rebels’ pitching dominated the tournament, allowing only two hits in three shutout games. The Rebels won Game 1 13-0 against the Ninja Warriors from Topeka. Lindsey Wilson threw a no-hitter, ...

  • Sweet Heat plays in Augusta tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Sweet Heat traveled to Augusta this past weekend for a tournament.  They opened with the Wichita Synergy, getting a late hit from Sam Berg to push ahead for a 5-4 win. Because of rain on Saturday the remainder of tournament was canceled. The team has ...

  • Hayden eases past Indians for twin bill sweep Thaemert.phatch

    Although the Manhattan High softball team put up a fight in both games, the scoreboard didn’t show it against Hayden Friday evening in Anneberg Park. The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5. Manhattan dropped to 8-8 on the season, while Hayden improved ...

  • MHS scores two late to beat Hayden

    With a young and talented roster, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team isn’t known for its physicality on the soccer pitch. At times on Friday evening at Bishop Stadium, the match between Hayden and Manhattan felt more like a hockey game as the Wildcats tried to push the younger ...

  • MHS track sweeps in Salina

    As the Manhattan High track and field team prepares for the postseason, the Indians typically use the Salina Central Invitational as a final tune-up and a chance to rest tired legs. Usually, this procedure takes them out of the running for team titles, but not this year. The Tribe managed ...

  • Indians hand Hayden first loss in doubleheader split

    The Manhattan High baseball team has struggled with plate discipline and consistency this season, but showed just how good they could be in a split with previously undefeated Hayden on Friday. The Indians lost the opener 12-3, but played one of their best games of the year in the nightcap, ...

  • MHS soccer blanks Scots for 11-0 win

    If the weather allowed for it, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team knew it had a favorable chance of defeating the Highland Park Scots on Thursday afternoon. Despite one lightning delay, the weather cooperated long enough for the Indians to defeat the Scots 11-0 on Thursday at Hummer Sports Park. “ ...

  • MHS golf 3rd at Junction City invite

    After playing at Hutchinson’s Carey Park earlier this season and getting the chance to play a round at the Class 6A state tournament site, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team got another sneak peek Thursday afternoon. Manhattan took third place at the Junction City Invitational at Rolling Meadows Golf ...

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sean McClure scored a hole-in-one on the seventh green at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Thursday. McClure pulled off the achievement from 172 yards out with a 4-iron. It was his first hole-in-one. It was witnessed by Tim McClure. ...

  • Rock Creek softball sweeps Wabaunsee

    The Rock Creek softball team defeated Wabaunsee in a doubleheader this week, beating the Chargers 5-1 and 11-1 on Tuesday at home. Blair Campbell went 3 for 3 and Abbie Plummer went 2 for 3 with a double in Game 1. Campbell’s seven strikeouts were enough to push the Mustangs past the Chargers. Campbell ...










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