Sports

  • MHS girls ready for Mac Classic Gbb2.phatch

    Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall knows his team will have its hands full as the defending champions this weekend in McPherson at the 20th annual Mid-America Classic. Coming in as the No. 3 seed, Manhattan (8-2, 4-2 Centennial) played Valley Center in its opener this afternoon. A win likely ...

  • MHS girls win home bowling quad Bowling3.phatch

    Competing at home for the first time all season, the Manhattan High bowling teams took to the hardwood at Little Apple Lanes on Monday afternoon, hosting Shawnee Heights, Emporia and Junction City. The girls’ squad had a solid day, utilizing depth and a couple of top individual scores to win ...

  • Rock Creek boys rally, win tourney

    Playing in the championship game at the Burlington Invitational, Rock Creek trailed most of the night and had to rally to take home the tournament title with a 55-52 win Saturday night. The Mustangs trailed 30-20 at halftime and by 14 points after the third quarter. But Rock Creek didn’t ...

  • Wamego 55, Holton 54

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego saw yet another game come down to the wire in the third-place matchup at the Tonganoxie Invitational. The Red Raiders held a lead after each of the first three quarters in the back-and-forth game, but were outscored 14-10 in the fourth to make things interesting in the ...

  • Riley County 49, Republic County 39

    At Hillsboro, Riley County salvaged its weekend with a pair of wins on the back side of the bracket, going 2-1 on the weekend and taking fifth place at the Trojan Classic with a 10-point win over Republic County. The Falcons took the early lead in the contest only to ...

  • Valley Heights 76, Frankfort 49

    At Onaga, Valley Heights defeated Frankfort in lopsided fashion to take seventh place at the Twin-Valley League tournament. The Mustangs led by 10 after the first quarter and won each quarter except for the third in the dominant win. Valley Heights was led by Keaton DeWalt’s game-high 22 points, with Elijah ...

  • Linn 48, BV-Randolph 12

    At Onaga, Blue Valley lost its final consolation game of the week to Linn in a dominant effort by the Bulldogs. The Rams finished their week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a 1-2 record. Blue Valley didn’t score more than six in a quarter and trailed 31-9 at ...

  • Wamego 48, Chanute 34

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego managed to stay undefeated on the season with a big win over Chanute in the championship of the Tonganoxie Invitational on Saturday night, Wamego led by two at 15-13 after two quarters of back-and-forth basketball, but the Red Raiders opened things up in the second half, taking ...

  • Riley County 55, Republic County

    At Hillsboro, Republic County won each of the first three quarters of the third-place game at the Trojan Classic, but Riley County stormed back in the fourth quarter, outscoring Republic County 21-9 in the final quarter to earn the comeback win. Jordan Clouse scored 18 points to lead the Falcons, with ...

  • Wetmore 61, Valley Heights 55

    At Onaga, Valley Heights lost the fifth-place game at the Twin-Valley League tournament to Wetmore to end its week with a 1-2 record in its first games without leading scorer Brandi Jo Roepke, who tore an ACL before the tournament began. Wetmore led by six at halftime and Valley Heights ...

  • Frankfort 57, Clifton-Clyde 43

    At Onaga, Frankfort closed out its week at the Twin-Valley League tournament with a consolation game win over Clifton-Clyde to move to 2-1 on the week. The Wildcats trailed by five at halftime, but took a five-point lead into the fourth quarter and added to it to get the win. ...

  • Bullpups rout MHS boys in title game

    MCPHERSON — Saturday night’s championship game at the McPherson Invitational had all the makings of a great matchup on paper. The crowd at the Roundhouse would be full and rocking, as the No. 1 seed and hometown McPherson Bullpups, advanced through to the final, as did the second-seeded Manhattan Indians. Throw ...










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