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  • General Activities | July 11, 2014

    17ers open Shootout with 4-2 victory

    The 17ers bounced back with timely hitting and quality pitching. Grant Munsen made the start for Manhattan and pitched a complete game, allowing two runs on four hits with two walks and a strikeout.

  • General Activities | July 10, 2014

    KC Bullets defeat 17ers, 9-2

    After rain postponed Tuesday’s trip to Kansas City to face the KC Bullets, the two teams met up Wednesday evening, with the Bullets coming out on top 9-2 in a nine-inning wood-bat game.

  • General Activities | July 10, 2014

    Hole-in-one at Colbert Hills

    Michelle Woods had a hole-in-one on Monday at Colbert Hills, using a 9 iron from 134 yards out on hole No. 11.

  • General Activities | July 10, 2014

    Marlins to host district championship

    The Manhattan Marlins swim team will host the Missouri Valley Swimming District Championships West swim meet July 18-20 at the City Pool.

  • Area Schools | July 10, 2014

    Anthony team camp

    Anthony Middle School will have a football team camp July 16-18 — 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the school.

  • General Activities | July 09, 2014

    Manko juniors drop a pair at Emporia

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers lost a pair of games on the road Tuesday night to Emporia Post 5.

  • General Activities | July 08, 2014

    Optimist Moxie goes 4-2 in Lincoln

    Moxie ended up going 1-2 in pool play and winning the lower-division championship going 3-0 in bracket play on Sunday.

  • General Activities | July 07, 2014

    Salina edges 17ers in KGS semifinals

    Manhattan exploded for 11 runs on 17 hits, but ended up losing a back-and-forth battle with the Falcons in extra innings, 12-11, to end its tournament run.

  • General Activities | July 06, 2014

    Senior 17ers stay perfect in Salina

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers won their final pool play game in Salina’s 19U Kansas Grand Slam tournament on Friday.

  • General Activities | July 04, 2014

    Senior 17ers win two at Salina tourney

    In a pair of evenly-matched games Thursday afternoon, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers came out of top in each of its pool-play games at the Kansas Grand Slam tournament in Salina.

  • General Activities | July 03, 2014

    Royals’ TV ratings surge in June

    The Kansas City Royals announced Tuesday that viewership on FOX Sports Kansas City increased by 29 percent in June vs. May.

  • General Activities | July 02, 2014

    Cameron: ‘Victory was right there on the plate’

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    The goal that never happened WOULD have counted. The Americans WOULD have defeated Belgium and moved on to face Argentina in the World Cup quarterfinals.

  • General Activities | July 02, 2014

    Senior 17ers lose to some familiar faces

    More often than not, when the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers take the field during the middle of the week in their wood-bat-league games, they rarely know much about the team in the other dugout.

  • General Activities | July 02, 2014

    Monarchs 1-3 at Mo-Kan State tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12U fastpitch softball team logged a 1-3 record at the Missouri-Kansas State Championship tournament over the weekend.

  • General Activities | July 02, 2014

    Optimist Aftershock compete in Topeka

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock played in the Shawnee Slugfest in Topeka over the weekend.

  • General Activities | July 01, 2014

    Sting competes in KC

    The Manhattan Optimist Sting 18-and-under fastpitch softball team traveled to Kansas City to play in the Adair Park Summer Finale.

  • General Activities | July 01, 2014

    Moxie travels to Wichita for tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Moxie had a rough outing this past weekend in the third Annual Xtreme Showdown played at Two Rivers Youth Complex in Wichita, going 0-3-1.

  • General Activities | July 01, 2014

    Riley County Falcons win U10AA state championship

    The Riley County Falcons 10-and-under AA baseball team won the USSSA state championship title this past weekend at Mid-America Complex in Kansas City.

  • General Activities | July 01, 2014

    Manhattan Force finish runner-up at U11 state

    The Manhattan Force 11-and-under team participated in the USSSA Kansas U11 single-A state championship tournament this past weekend in Kansas City.

  • General Activities | June 30, 2014

    Senior 17ers finish 3-1 at Washburn

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers finished off their tournament at the Washburn Ichabods’ summer team camp showcase, winning their final game of bracket play on Sunday.

  • Manhattan High School | June 29, 2014

    Treasure leaps to Canadian HJ title

    MONCTON, New Brunswick – Junior Alyx Treasure capped off a sensational outdoor season with a first-place finish at the Canadian Track and Field Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick.

  • General Activities | June 29, 2014

    Munsen paces Manko seniors

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers got a standout performance from starting pitcher Grant Munsen Saturday afternoon, winning 5-0 over Home Plate Baseball in a rematch from Thursday’s pool play game.

  • General Activities | June 27, 2014

    Cameron: U.S. survives ‘Group of Death’

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    For soccer fans in America — who turned out to be millions and millions and millions — there were exactly 23 minutes when it was insanely hard to breathe at all.

  • General Activities | June 27, 2014

    17ers split in Topeka

    Playing in the first day of the Washburn University Showcase, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers split a pair of pool-play games Thursday afternoon in Topeka at Washburn’s Falley Field.

  • General Activities | June 26, 2014

    Area youth wins national high jump title

    A Manhattan youth won a national track and field title on Thursday morning.

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