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  • 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.

  • General Activities | June 25, 2014

    17ers fall 8-6 in Kansas City

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers grabbed a 5-0 lead early on Tuesday in Kansas City, but couldn’t hang on in an 8-6 loss to the Johnson County Hornets.

  • General Activities | June 25, 2014

    Titans win Major USSSA Mo-Kan title

    The 11-and-under Manhattan Titans won the championship of the USSSA Major Divison Mo-Kan state tournament this past weekend in the Kansas City area.

  • General Activities | June 25, 2014

    Optimist Aftershock take 5th

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock softball team played in the Kansas City Summer Smash this weekend.

  • General Activities | June 24, 2014

    Optimist Bullets fifth at Summer Smash

    The Optimist Bullets 14-and-under B team competed in the Summer Smash in Kansas City this past weekend.

  • General Activities | June 24, 2014

    Moxie takes third

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie went 8-2 and finished third in the Summer Smash in Kansas City last weekend.

  • General Activities | June 24, 2014

    KBCA All-Star game

    The KBCA All-Star game will take place this Saturday on the campus of Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina.

  • General Activities | June 24, 2014

    Sting takes first at Summer Smash

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under class B Sting traveled to Kansas City and brought home first place in the lower bracket of the Summer Smash tournament this past weekend.

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    17ers lose in rainy end to weekend

    After a mostly forgettable weekend at the Kansas State Showcase, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers didn’t care that it was raining.

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    U.S. sees cruel side of the game

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    The United States was in complete command…until committing a weekend beer-league error in sight of the finish line.

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    Monarchs go 2-3

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12-and-under softball team went 2-3 over the weekend to finish seventh out of fifteen teams in the USSSA West “C” State Tournament in Derby.

  • General Activities | June 23, 2014

    Local kids win tennis titles

    Manhattan tennis players won titles and turned in some impressive results at tournaments held this past week.

  • General Activities | June 22, 2014

    17ers held to one hit on Saturday

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    WAMEGO — After losing 14-4 on Friday, the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers dropped two more on Saturday in the Kansas State Showcase.

  • General Activities | June 22, 2014

    Senior 17ers run-ruled in KSU Showcase opener

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    great start for the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers at the Kansas State Showcase turned ugly Friday afternoon in a 14-4 run-rule loss to the Mac-N-Seitz Royals.

  • General Activities | June 22, 2014

    Senior 17ers run-ruled in KSU Showcase opener

    A great start for the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers at the Kansas State Showcase turned ugly Friday afternoon in a 14-4 run-rule loss to the Mac-N-Seitz Royals.

  • General Activities | June 20, 2014

    Optimist Monarchs play in state tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12-and-under fastpitch softball team competed in the USSSA Class “C” State Tournament in Topeka this past weekend, compiling an 0-3 record.

  • Manhattan High School | June 19, 2014

    Two MHS players named All-Americans

    After each compiling special seasons for the Manhattan High baseball team this spring, Bret Fehr and Jesse Steinbring are drawing national attention for their accomplishments.

  • General Activities | June 18, 2014

    Manko seniors come up short at home

    While his team ended up falling short in a 7-6 loss Tuesday night, America Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers coach Steve Disbrow was pleased with the fight in his team.

  • General Activities | June 18, 2014

    Junior 17ers split with Salina Eagles

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko junior 17ers played a pair of games on the road on Tuesday, splitting games against the Salina Eagles.

  • Columns |General Activities | June 17, 2014

    Cameron: US rallies to edge nemesis Ghana

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    The Ghanians looked fired up to finish the execution. America feared the worst.

  • General Activities | June 15, 2014

    Senior 17ers split with Salina

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    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers fought through the second game and won 8-4 after losing Game 1, 4-0, while logging just three hits.

  • General Activities | June 15, 2014

    Area runners compete in Poyntz Mile

    Despite a headwind that hampered the times, both races were competitive and the citizen’s race offered a little bit of everything for the spectators on both sides of the street.

  • General Activities | June 15, 2014

    Cameron: Passion for soccer grows in U.S.

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    The United States opens its World Cup campaign against Ghana — and this nation has never cared so much.

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