Sports

  • Area Schools | September 07, 2014

    Wamego blasts Rock Creek in season opener, 34-10

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    There were penalties of any and every kind, big hits and extra words between teams after plays. But by the end of the night, it was the home team that was victorious, as the Red Raiders won 34-10.

  • Manhattan High School | September 07, 2014

    Manhattan sweeps home invite

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    Both Manhattan High teams managed to win, with the girls’ team turning in a dominant performance while landing five runners in the top-10 individually. The boys weren’t far behind

  • General Activities | September 07, 2014

    Kramer brings golf tour to Kansas

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    MAYETTA — Technically speaking, Tim Kramer is on another two-week business trip. Emotionally, though, it’s something else entirely.

  • Manhattan High School | September 07, 2014

    Indians win 2 to close Titan Classic

    The Indians outshot Dodge City 11-8 in the win, and goalkeeper Wes Whitney had seven saves.

  • Manhattan High School | September 07, 2014

    Martin’s TD completes Indians’ rally

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    After a night of playing second fiddle behind the impressive running effort of Shawnee Heights’ Tony Barksdale Jr., Chris Martin got the last laugh, finishing the night with 119 yards and three touchdowns.

  • Area Schools | September 07, 2014

    Riley County breezes past Wabaunsee

    The Falcons opened 2014 with a big-play bonanza Friday night, blasting Wabaunsee for a 48-12 win on the road.

  • Manhattan High School | September 07, 2014

    MHS volleyball goes 3-2 at Olathe South

    Playing in its season-opening tournament Saturday, the Manhattan High volleyball team finished its day 3-2 and took second place in its bracket to start the season on a high note.

  • Area Schools | September 07, 2014

    Frankfort wins opener

    At Clyde, the Frankfort Wildcats started their season off on the right foot with a 38-30 win over Clifton-Clyde Friday night.

  • Area Schools | September 07, 2014

    Wakefield 50, BV-Randolph 0

    At Wakefield, the Blue Valley-Randolph Rams struggled against Wakefield, falling behind 30-0 after the first quarter and trailing 44-0 at halftime.

  • Area Schools | September 07, 2014

    Centralia 54, Valley Heights 6

    At Centralia, the Valley Heights Mustangs struggled to keep up with the Class 2-1A defending champions, falling behind quickly and not getting much going offensively against the Panthers.

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    Martin TD completes MHS rally over T-Birds

    In a wild final few minutes, Manhattan won its season opener over Shawnee Heights on a 5-yard touchdown run by Chris Martin with 9.

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    MHS tennis takes 2nd at JC quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team got its season off to a solid start Thursday afternoon, taking second place among four teams at the Junction City quadrangular.

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    Martin hoping to lead by example

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    Growing up playing football, Chris Martin’s natural position on offense was quarterback.

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    Indians ready for season-opening tournament

    After missing out in 2012, the Manhattan High volleyball team got back to the Class 6A state tournament in 2013, sending Lisa Kinderknecht’s first group of four-year players out on a positive note.

  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Fraley, Lei return for MHS tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team returns just three varsity players from a year ago, but two of those players made it to the state tennis tournament, helping bolster a young team in Joyce Allen’s 25th season as head coach.

  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Manhattan opens against experienced T-Birds

    As a new group of starters prepares to open the 2014 campaign against league foe Shawnee Heights at 7 p.m. Friday at Bishop Stadium, the preparation is fixated around starting the year 1-0.

  • Area Schools | September 04, 2014

    Eisenhower sweeps Wamego, Rock Creek

    The Eisenhower Middle School Eagles seventh-grade volleyball team opened its season Tuesday afternoon with a sweep of Wamego and Rock Creek.

  • Area Schools | September 04, 2014

    MCC volleyball competes at Spikefest Tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team recently traveled to Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, Iowa to participate in the annual Spikefest Tournament.

  • Manhattan High School | August 29, 2014

    MHS golf takes 2nd in opener

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team took second place in its season-opening tournament Thursday afternoon at Lake Shawnee, finishing 17 strokes behind Washburn Rural in the six-team event hosted by Shawnee Heights.

  • Manhattan High School | August 29, 2014

    Ballard to play at Notre Dame Saturday

    Three years removed from a season-ending injury in his final year at Manhattan High, Joe Ballard is finally getting his chance to play college football.

  • Manhattan High School | August 28, 2014

    MHS begins soccer season with lofty goals

    Behind a strong senior class and a pair of standout senior forwards, the Manhattan High soccer team put together a 2013 season to remember, going further in the playoffs than any team in program history.

  • Manhattan High School | August 27, 2014

    McCarthys leading the way for MHS

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    After three seasons of varsity golf and three trips to state, seniors Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy are no longer the young guns on the Manhattan High girls’ golf team.

  • Local |Education |Manhattan High School | August 21, 2014

    70 football players given concussion test

    Seventy Manhattan High School football players so far have been tested in a concussion evaluation program that the school implemented this year for its athletes.

  • General Activities | August 21, 2014

    Northeast Kansas officials clinic

    The Northeast Kansas Officials Association will hold its annual high school football official’s clinic this Sunday, Aug. 24 at 6 p.m.

  • General Activities | August 21, 2014

    Optimist softball team tryouts set for this Sunday

    Tryouts for Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under fastpitch softball will be Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at Optimist Park.

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