The Manhattan American Legion Manko junior 17ers played a pair of games on the road on Tuesday, splitting games against the Salina Eagles.
The Ghanians looked fired up to finish the execution. America feared the worst.
The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers fought through the second game and won 8-4 after losing Game 1, 4-0, while logging just three hits.
Despite a headwind that hampered the times, both races were competitive and the citizen’s race offered a little bit of everything for the spectators on both sides of the street.
The United States opens its World Cup campaign against Ghana — and this nation has never cared so much.
The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers earned a split on the road against the Kansas Senators Thursday night in Topeka.
The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team landed six on the Centennial League all-league teams to end the season, led by two first-team selections.
Cycling enthusiasts from far and wide made their way through Manhattan Wednesday for a much-needed pit-stop at Blue Earth Plaza as more than 800 bikers continued their participation in this year’s Bike Across Kansas event.
Cooler temperatures and a strong field of competitors will give the community a fun night down a mile-long strip of Manhattan’s business district.
The Flint Hills Soccer Club, with teams for area youth ranging from age 6 and up, will hold tryouts for its fall 2014 and spring 2015 teams, beginning this weekend.
Rock Creek softball player Winter Henry has been named to the All-Mid-East League.
The Rock Creek softball team placed two players on the All-Mid-East League first team and three on honorable mention.
After a second-place finish at the Class 3A state baseball tournament, the Rock Creek baseball team placed seven on the All Mid-East league teams.
In a makeshift tournament due to the rain, the Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie played two pool play games and then competed in a four-team single elimination tournament this past weekend at home.
The Manhattan Marlins swim team will host the annual Little Apple Invitational swim meet this Saturday and Sunday at the City Pool in City Park.
The Manhattan Optimist 14-and-under Bullets competed this weekend in the “Bite Out of the Lil’ Apple” softball tournament, finishing in second place.
The Manhattan Optimist Sting placed first in the “Bite Out of the Lil’ Apple” softball tournament’s 18-and-under B division this past weekend.
The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock took third in the rain-shortened “Bite Out of the Lil’ Apple” softball tournament this past weekend.
The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12-and-under fastpitch softball team earned a 1-3 record this weekend at the rain-shortened “Bite Out of the Lil’ Apple” softball tournament in Manhattan and Wamego.
Down one run to St. Joseph Post 11 with two outs in the bottom of the fifth, Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers’ coach Steve Disbrow decided to roll the dice.
It wasn’t the debut Manhattan’s Jake “The Librarian” Lindsey was hoping for on Saturday night.
Things didn’t look good for the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers on Thursday.
Two days after losing by 10 runs in their season opener, things didn’t go much better for the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers on Thursday in the opening day of the Tournament of Champions.
In their only action of the weekend, the Manhattan American Legion Manko junior 17ers split a pair of games at the Tournament of Champions on Thursday.
Manhattan High coach Don Hess earned honors as Coach of the Year and junior pitcher Jesse Steinbring was picked as Pitcher of the Year by Centennial League baseball members on Tuesday.
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