Sports

  • Anthony volleyball opens season

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade volleyball team opened its season on Thursday with a quad at Junction City. The A team opened up with a 25-6, 25-15 win over Fort Riley, led by five assists from Addie Terrill and four from Haleigh Harper. The A team beat Junction City 25 ...

  • Eisenhower stays undefeated

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh grade volleyball team remained unbeaten on the season by beating Junction City, Seaman and Emporia on Thursday at home. The Eagles are now 11-0 on the season after beating Junction City 25-16, 25-19, Seaman 25-23, 25-9 and Emporia 23-25, 25-16, 15-6. The B team went 1 ...

  • Wamego hosts cross country invite

    Wamego welcomed 800 runners and numerous Kansas schools from classes 1-4A on Saturday for the Wamego Invitational. The Wamego boys took second in the Class 4A race, while the girls’ team was third. Area schools also competed in a 123A race. The Riley County girls were eighth in the girls’ ...

  • Al-Soltani forces three turnovers, MHS beats Seaman Mhs44.phatch

    TOPEKA — Linebacker Adam Al-Soltani had one heck of a game for Manhattan High on Friday. The Indians’ offense chipped in with a couple big plays too. Al-Soltani forced three turnovers and scored twice, as the MHS defense dominated in the red zone on the way to beating the Vikings, 41-13. “ ...

  • Wamego crushes Jeff West on the road

    At Meriden, Wamego opened out to a 42-0 lead before Jefferson West could answer in a 42-20 win on the road. The Red Raiders (2-0) led 21-0 after the first quarter and extended the lead to 34-0 by halftime. Wamego led 42-0 going into the fourth quarter, and Jeff West ...

  • MHS girls win Emporia invite

    Without a race winner, the Manhattan High girls’ cross country team used consistent finishes and a close pack time to claim the team title at the Emporia Invitational. The Indians finished with 37 points and a pack time of 37 seconds between their first five finishers — all in the top 20 — to claim ...

  • Prockish adjusting to life on varsity Mhsfb.phatch

    In his debut as starting quarterback for the Manhattan High football team, Eric Prockish helped lead his team to a 28-25 victory over Shawnee Heights last Friday. Prockish didn’t put up gaudy numbers or loft 40-plus throws like his counterpart for the T-Birds, but he did his job, which ...

  • Indians go 1-2 at tough Silver Lake quad

    In its toughest quadrangular meet of the season, the Manhattan High volleyball team managed a 1-2 record at Silver Lake Thursday night, defeating the host team before dropping its last two matches against league foes. The Indians came out firing on all cylinders, dispatching Silver Lake 25-19, 25-13, before dropping ...

  • Neils’ team 7th at rowing championships

    At the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam — Aug. 24-31 — Manhattan native Andrew Neils and his team of four placed seventh in the Lightweight Men’s Quadruple Sculls Final. The team finished behind defending champion Greece, Germany, China, Italy, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Neils’ team finished ahead of Mexico, Uruguay, and ...

  • EMS cross country begins its season

    The Eisenhower Middle School cross country team began it’s season with meets on Sept. 7 at the Manhattan Invitational and Sept. 9 at the Wamego Invitational. Ella Rosenkranz led the way for the seventh grade girls in Manhattan, taking third. Luke Wichmann was first for the seventh grade boys. Clara Mayfield ...

  • Indians not overlooking Seaman Fb1.phatch

    To the casual high school football fan, it’s not a stretch to think Manhattan High might have an easy time against Seaman this Friday night after the Vikings lost 56-7 last week to Hayden. Manhattan head coach Joe Schartz is doing everything he can to keep his players from ...

  • MHS girls win Salina Central golf tourney

    Battling gusty winds all afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the Salina Central Invitational at Salina Municipal on Tuesday, carding a 169 to finish five strokes ahead of Hays for the team win. Kylie McCarthy sunk a 50-foot birdie on hole No. 9 to finish with a 40 in the nine-hole ...












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