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  • 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 ...

  • Lei, Fraley qualify for state at regional tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team will once again send two players to the state tournament in Cathy Lei and Kristen Fraley after qualifying at the Wichita East regional on Saturday. Lei came in seeded second and took second place, losing only to Madeline Hill of Washburn Rural, 6-0, 6-2, ...

  • MHS soccer blanks Topeka High, 2-0

    After an uninspiring effort in its win over Hayden on Tuesday, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team bounced back against the Topeka High Trojans Saturday afternoon in a makeup game following Thursday’s rain out. The Indians won 2-0 and dominated throughout the match, outshooting their opponents 21-0 while preserving ...

  • Indians compete at Haskell Invitational

    Every year, Manhattan head cross country coach Susan Melgares builds in a week of rest for many of her varsity athletes toward the end of the season. The break is designed to prepare her teams for the grind of the last three weeks of the season, starting at next week’ ...

  • Red Raiders win wild game, 20-14 Whs1.phatch

    WAMEGO — A last-minute touchdown to close each half, a special teams score, a goal-line stand and a game-saving tackle were all it took for Wamego to outlast the weather, and Concordia in a 20-14 back-and-forth win Friday night. “That was wild,” said Red Raider head coach Dale Burkholder amidst a ...

  • Indians take 5th at home invite Vball1.phatch

    The Manhattan High volleyball team took fifth place in the Manhattan Invitational Saturday, dominating Junction City and Gardner-Edgerton in the consolation bracket easily. In an eight-team tournament with five teams over .500, the Indians came close to getting through to the championship bracket, but lost a pair of close three-set matches ...












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