Sports

  • Silver Lake romps at Riley

    RILEY — Neither the stiff wind nor the Riley County defense could slow down quarterback Ryan Matzke and defending Class 3A state champ and current No. 1 Silver Lake Friday night, as the Eagles took home the 42-7 win. It was the second leg of a brutal three-game stretch of top-ranked teams ...

  • Red Raiders whip Marysville

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders trailed 2-0 after one quarter, but turned it on for the next three periods in a 55-9 victory over Marysville on Friday night in their NCKL opener. Wamego (3-0) had a punt blocked through the back of the end zone early in the first quarter ...

  • Burlingame 40, Frankfort 28

    At Burlingame, despite a good start to the game, the Wildcats couldn’t sustain it in a 40-28 loss to Burlingame. Frankfort (1-2) led 16-0 in the first quarter before Burlingame cut the lead to 28-24 by halftime. But it was all Burlingame in the second half as it scored ...

  • Rossville 45, Rock Creek 0

    At Flush, Rossville piled on 35 points in the first half and then cruised to an easy win in the second half, the beating Rock Creek Mustangs, 45-0. Rock Creek (0-3) was hurt by the big play in the game, allowing Rossville to score touchdowns of 29, 59 and 67 yards. Rossville quarterback Tucker ...

  • Troy 42, Valley Heights 25

    At Troy, the Mustangs couldn’t get it going until the second half and didn’t have enough in the fourth quarter in a 42-25 loss to Troy. Troy led 20-0 at halftime, scoring all 20 points in the second quarter. But the Mustangs (1-2) made their comeback in the third ...

  • Manhattan rallies past Hayden, 23-20

    Manhattan completed its rally over the Hayden Wildcats Friday night at Bishop Stadium, with kicker Joseph Trujillo nailing a 28-yard field goal try with 2 seconds remaining to give the Indians their only lead of the game as time expired, 23-20. The Indians trailed 14-0 at halftime but managed to get ...

  • Izquierdo makes transition to life in Kansas Mhs11 2.phatch

    Even by military standards, Manhattan High running back Daniel Izquierdo has moved a lot throughout his childhood. The senior moved into the district last year, but has lived in five different states while also spending four years overseas. Needless to say, Izquierdo is good at making new friends. “I’m ...

  • Indians set for big test vs. Hayden

    It may only be the third week of the high school season, but Friday’s matchup between Manhattan High and Hayden is likely to have serious Centennial League title implications. Other league hopefuls Topeka High and Junction City figure to weigh in later in the season, but Friday’s 7 p. ...

  • MHS volleyball team rolls through home triangular Vball1.phatch

    The Manhattan High volleyball team opened its home schedule with a dominating performance Tuesday night, sweeping Clay Center 25-5, 25-16 in the early match, before dispatching Rossville 25-12, 25-10. Senior middle blocker Kelsey Schroll led MHS with 18 kills on the night, while outside hitters, junior Maddie Mittie and senior Savannah ...

  • MHS tennis takes 2nd at home Kristen mhstennis.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team put together a solid day in its first home action of the season at City Park, finishing second among four teams on Tuesday afternoon. Manhattan won seven matches to edge Marysville, who took third with six. Washburn Rural won handily, coming one match from ...

  • Indians settle for tie vs. T-Birds Mhssoccer8.phatch

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team went into Tuesday’s home opener at Bishop Stadium expecting to win. By the end of the second overtime, head coach Frank Alonso was thankful his team didn’t come away with a loss. The Indians finished the game in a 1-1 tie, taking ...

  • 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 ...










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