Sports

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2014

    Top 4 girls lead MHS swimmers to state

    After leading the way for the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team last week at the Centennial League meet in Topeka, the Indians’ top four swimmers will try and keep things going this weekend at the Class 6A state tournament at the Capitol Federal Natatorium.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2014

    MHS into regional final with 9-0 win

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    Mike Sanchez couldn’t figure out exactly why his team got off to a slow start.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2014

    Indians on their way back to state

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    The first time Kellen Myers came to the plate with the potential to win Tuesday’s regional final against Lawrence with one swing, he struck out looking and his frustration was obvious.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2014

    MHS softball season ends with regionals loss

    The Manhattan High softball team ended its season in the first round of Class 6A regionals, losing on the road against second-seeded Olathe Northwest, 11-1, on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Area Schools | May 21, 2014

    Rock Creek softball defeats Riley County

    The Rock Creek softball team won their regional opener on Monday, beating Riley County 10-0 to advance to play Rossville in Rossville today in the regional semi-finals.

  • Manhattan High School | May 20, 2014

    MHS sending boys’ golf team to state

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team advanced to the Class 6A state tournament with a second-place finish at the regional golf tournament in Derby Monday afternoon.

  • Area Schools | May 20, 2014

    Herrs sets Big 12 javelin record

    Former Rock Creek standout Liz Herrs set the Big 12 Championship women’s javelin record on Friday as she won for Oklahoma at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship.

  • Area Schools | May 20, 2014

    Wamego wins NCKL meet

    The Wamego boys’ and girls’ track teams won the North Central Kansas League titles on Friday.

  • Manhattan High School | May 20, 2014

    MHS basketball camp dates announced

    New Manhattan High boys’ basketball head coach Benji George will conduct his first set of basketball camps this summer, with help from his staff and former players.

  • Manhattan High School | May 18, 2014

    MHS tennis team caps season at state

    Coming into the Class 6A boys’ tennis tournament in Wichita over the weekend, schools from Johnson County had won six straight team titles and were heavily favored to add a seventh.

  • Manhattan High School | May 18, 2014

    Indians win league swimming meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving only won two events at Friday’s Centennial League meet in Topeka at the Capitol Federal Natatorium.

  • Local |Education |Manhattan High School | May 18, 2014

    Bradley named to dance team

    TOPEKA — Kelsey Bradley, of Manhattan, has been named to the Washburn University Dancing Blues.

  • Manhattan High School | May 16, 2014

    MHS teams sweep league track meet

    Each year at the Centennial League track meet, the names change, but the results stay the same for Manhattan High.

  • Manhattan High School | May 16, 2014

    Turnley leads young MHS tennis team to state tournament

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    Compared to the rest of his Manhattan High tennis teammates, Jonathan Turnley is something of an elder statesman.

  • Manhattan High School | May 16, 2014

    MHS soccer edges Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team wrapped up the regular season with a 1-0 win over Shawnee Heights on the road Thursday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2014

    MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team got a glimpse of the postseason golf landscape and fared well on Wednesday afternoon in Lawrence, taking third place with a 308 team score.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2014

    Indians stomp rival Junction City, 8-0

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    This is how senior nights are supposed to go.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2014

    Indians sweep Rural to win league

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    The Manhattan High baseball team knew exactly what it was playing for against the Washburn Rural Junior Blues when it arrived at Norvell Field Tuesday afternoon.

  • General Activities | May 14, 2014

    Local fighter preparing for UFC debut

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    Jake Lindsey almost walked away and got a real job, one that doesn’t involve hitting other people.

  • Area Schools | May 14, 2014

    Rock Creek baseball wins Mid-East League

    The Rock Creek baseball team swept Rossville on Tuesday to claim the Mid-East League title.

  • General Activities | May 14, 2014

    Flint Hills Attack wins tournament

    The 10-and-under Flint Hills Attack boys soccer team won the top division of the Nutmeg Tournament last weekend in Kansas City, Mo.

  • Area Schools | May 12, 2014

    Falcons softball drops two

    The Riley County Falcons traveled to Marysville and dropped a doubleheader, losing 3-0 and 5-1 against the Bulldogs.

  • Area Schools | May 12, 2014

    Wamego track and field wins home invite

    Wamego track and field wins home invite Hosting five other teams from around the area, the Wamego Red Raiders swept their home track and field invitational on Friday, with the boys scoring 95 points to edge Abilene by six, and the girls’ team scoring 95 points to finish two ahead of second-place McPherson.

  • General Activities | May 12, 2014

    Bullets Spring Fling champions

    The Optimist Bullets gave an early gift to team mothers by winning the ASA Mother’s Day Spring Fling in Manhattan last Saturday.

  • Area Schools | May 12, 2014

    Silver Lake sweeps Rock Creek softball

    Rock Creek lost both games of a twin bill with Silver Lake last week.

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