Sports

  • 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 ...

  • Indians win five matches to take 3rd at Topeka quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team traveled to Topeka on Tuesday for a quadrangular meet at the Kossover Tennis Complex, tying for third place on the day. Manhattan won five matches to tie with Shawnee Heights for third place. Topeka High won the meet with eight points, while Topeka West ...

  • Eisenhower volleyball stays undefeated

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team won three matches on Thursday afternoon improving their record to 5-0 on the season in the process.  The Eagles started off the day defeating Great Bend in two sets, 25-17, 25-21.  The match was close throughout and Kelsey Coonrod helped ...

  • MHS boys atop XC coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team remained No. 1 in Class 6A after winning its home invitational on Saturday in the second coaches poll of the season released Monday. The MHS girls’ team came in ranked No. 4 in 6A, behind Lawrence Free State, Olathe East and Maize. Other area teams ...

  • Wamego takes 3rd at Manhattan Invite

    Both Wamego cross country teams finished in third place in the team standings at Saturday’s Manhattan Invitational at Warner Park. The boys’ team finished with 90 team points behind Manhattan (46) and Newton (88) while landing two runners in the top 10. Ethan Artzer (16:45.8) took fifth, while Matt Scherer (16:56.2) took sixth. Gavin Alexander (17:19.4) ...

  • MCC volleyball sweeps York College

    The Manhattan Christian College Crusaders came ready to play Friday night versus York College (NAIA) from York, Neb. MCC controlled the entire first two sets against York College leading from start to finish and winning the first 25-19, and the second 25-22. The Crusaders served tough and were smart on ...

  • MHS girls win JV race at Warner Park

    The Manhattan High JV girls won on Saturday at the Manhattan Invitational, putting five runners in the overall top-10 to win in the team standings with a score of 31 ahead of second-place Seaman, which finished with a 69. Rachel Beach was the top Manhattan finisher, taking third in 17:40.4, with Leah Selman ...

  • Wamego blasts Rock Creek in season opener, 34-10 Wamego2.phatch

    WAMEGO — At times, Friday night’s Pottawatomie County Showdown between Rock Creek and Wamego looked like a vicious rivalry. There were penalties of any and every kind, big hits and extra words between teams after plays. But by the end of the night, it was the home team that was ...

  • Manhattan sweeps home invite Boysxc.phatch

    Unlike last year, no team was perfect at Saturday’s Manhattan Invitational cross country meet at Warner Park. Both Manhattan High teams managed to win, however, with the girls’ team turning in a dominant performance while landing five runners in the top-10 individually. The boys weren’t far behind, taking ...

  • Kramer brings golf tour to Kansas Timkramercolor.phatch

    MAYETTA — Technically speaking, Tim Kramer is on another two-week business trip. Emotionally, though, it’s something else entirely. Kramer is director of tournament business affairs for the Symetra Tour, a series of 20 events that serves as a stepping stone for women professional golfers who aspire to reach the brighter spotlight ...

  • Indians win 2 to close Titan Classic

    After dropping the first match of the Titan Classic on Monday, Manhattan head boys’ soccer coach Frank Alonso wasn’t sure how his team would respond. The group had all week to work out the kinks and finished the week with a pair of victories to take fifth place in ...











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