Sports

  • MHS girls rout Chargers

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had no trouble taking care of business against Topeka West in a non-league matchup Friday night, routing the Chargers 72-22 in a game that was never close. Manhattan took control quickly in the game, jumping out to a 10-0 lead in the game’ ...

  • McCarthys to play golf at Fort Hays State

    Twin sisters Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy made their college decision official this week, opting to continue their golf careers for the Fort Hays State University Tigers next year. Choosing between Baker University and Fort Hays, the pair both pointed to the growing campus atmosphere in Hays as a major selling ...

  • MHS wrestlers win big at Smoky Valley

    The Manhattan High wrestling team started its busy weekend off strong with a 49-18 dual win over Smoky Valley on the road Thursday night. The Indians took a dominant lead in the lightweights, opening the dual with six straight wins before senior Kendrick Rivera lost a close decision in extra ...

  • Indians take 3rd at home opener Brady200medleyrelay.phatch

    Manhattan High swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows his team has impact swimmers at the top of his lineup capable of scoring points at any meet. But at a triangular meet, facing two other schools with similar programs, what he really wants to see is depth. In Wednesday’s ...

  • MHS wrestlers brace for busy weekend

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is no stranger to an aggressive and challenging schedule. With seven duals in three days, featuring bouts against the defending Class 6A state champion Garden City Buffaloes as well as the current No. 1 in Class 5A Goddard Lions, the Indians will once again have their ...

  • Wicked Marathon named state championship race

    Race officials with the Body First Wicked Marathon got an early Christmas present recently when the Kansas chapter of the Road Runners of America named the Wamego race as its official state championship event. The marathon, which debuted in 2014, will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015. The RRCA’s designation means ...

  • Kaylee Page leaving Nebraska B1.22114.wamegobk.phatch

    LINCOLN, Neb.  — Freshman Kaylee Page has left the Nebraska women’s basketball program. Coach Connie Yori announced Tuesday night that she had released Page from her scholarship and also had released Kaylee’s younger sister, Lanie, from the national letter of intent she recently signed with the Cornhuskers. Kaylee ...

  • Miller’s 20 paces Wamego in win

    At Wamego, Eli Miller scored a game-high 20 points in Wamego’s 64-51 win over Riley County Tuesday night. The Red Raiders took an 18-13 lead to halftime, but quickly stretched it out in the third quarter as both teams started to heat up. Wamego outscored the Falcons by seven in ...

  • Valley Heights 65, Frankfort 34

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights had no trouble dispatching the Frankfort Wildcats, taking a quick 11-point lead in the first quarter and adding to it in each of the subsequent quarters for the lopsided win. The Mustangs were led by Gage Woodyard’s 16 points, with Elijah Smith chipping in 13. Frankfort ...

  • Abilene 74, Rock Creek 46

    At Abilene, Rock Creek started off well but quickly slowed in the second quarter, taking an 18-13 lead after one but trailing 31-21 by halftime. Abilene had a 24-point lead by the start of the fourth quarter in the blowout win. Rock Creek was led by Carson Becker’s 18 points, ...

  • Linn 48, BV-Randolph 41

    At Linn, the Rams fell behind early and couldn’t make up for it late in the game, despite outscoring the Bulldogs by three in the fourth quarter. Linn led by nine points at halftime. Chase Carey had 21 points for Blue Valley, including a pair of 3s, while Haydn Budenbender ...

  • Wamego 59, Riley Co. 38

    At Wamego, Lanie Page scored 31 points to pace the Red Raiders past the Riley County Falcons. Wamego took a 13-9 lead after one quarter, but really turned it on in the second, outscoring the Falcons 14-2 for a 16-point halftime lead. The Red Raiders went on to outscore Riley County ...












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