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  • MHS blasts Highland Park, 6-0

    Manhattan head coach Frank Alonso wants his team to get it right. With just two more matches next week preceding the official start of the postseason, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team has yet to play a full, 80-minute game up to its potential. Against Highland Park in Topeka on ...

  • Guggisberg: KSHSAA needs to fix football Grant-cutout.phatch

    About once a year, I use this space to write about the Kansas State High School Activities Association football playoff system and why it is inherently flawed in its ability to put the best 16 teams in the playoffs year in and year out. If I’m beginning to sound like ...

  • Cameron: Royals prove winning does cure everything Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. —You want iron-clad proof that winning cures everything? Royals manager Ned Yost stood on a platform near the Kauffman Stadium infield and told a national TV audience: “This was really for our fans and our city. We couldn’t have done it without these fans.” That statement ...

  • Indians prep for Friday’s district opener B1.91114.mhsfb.phatch

    If win-loss records told the whole story, Friday night’s matchup between Manhattan High and Topeka High at Bishop Stadium would be more about playoff seeding than playoff inclusion. The other teams in the district, Lawrence Free State and Washburn Rural are both either at or below .500 on the season ...

  • MHS’ Fraley, Lei prep for state tennis tournament

    For the third year in a row, Manhattan High girls’ tennis players Kristen Fraley and Cathy Lei will end the year together at the Class 6A state tournament in Topeka. And much like every year, how the weekend will go depends on the way the tournament gets seeded. Both players ...

  • Indians take 2nd at regional Kylie.phatch

    In what has become a regular occurrence each fall, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team will once again make a trip to the Class 6A state golf tournament next week. Tuesday’s meet was originally scheduled for Monday but was moved because of the weather. The Indians shot a 369 to ...

  • Indians take two of three on senior night Vball4.phatch

    The Manhattan High volleyball team wrapped up its regular season home slate by winning two out of three matches, as five Indians were honored at senior night Tuesday. “They’re a great group,” said Manhattan head coach Lisa Kinderknecht of her seniors. “I actually had a couple of them — Savannah ...

  • MHS soccer drops road match at Wichita Northwest

    In what head coach Frank Alonso described as a playoff atmosphere, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team lost 2-1 to a tough Wichita Northwest squad Tuesday night. “The boys played tough and carried the game to Northwest the last 50 minutes,” Alonso said. “The game was very physical and we did ...

  • Schroll signs with K-State Vball15.phatch

    The Kansas State volleyball team will add a dose of hometown flavor with the Tuesday afternoon signing of Manhattan High senior Kelsey Schroll. “It’s been my dream to play in the Big 12,” Schroll said. “Especially as a hometown girl, playing at K-State should be really fun.” Schroll is the ...

  • Cameron: Even fear of KC’s speed helps Royals Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY — Sometimes it’s amazing what so-called “experts” don’t know about baseball. For instance, the national media covering the American League Championship Series have accepted as a fact that the Orioles have “shut down” the Royals’ running game. If Baltimore actually had won either of the first two ...

  • EMS 7th graders defeat Anthony

    In seventh-grade action, the Eisenhower volleyball teams finished the regular season with wins over Anthony on Thursday. The A team got the day started with a two-set win over the Tornadoes, 25-12, 26-24. In the first set, EMS made several spectacular plays including a one-armed, over-head pass by Malary Tajchman ...

  • Manhattan beats JC to reclaim Silver Trophy Mhsfb trophy.phatch

    JUNCTION CITY — In a battle of stout defenses, the Manhattan High football team needed just a pair of touchdowns to stay undefeated and reclaim the Silver Trophy Friday night at Al Simpler Stadium, winning 16-7 on a cool, rainy night in a low-scoring game. The 100th meeting of the Manhattan-Junction ...












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