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  • 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 ā€” 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 ā€œCā€ 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 ā€” and this nation has never cared so much.

  • General Activities | June 13, 2014

    Manko Jrs split with Kansas Senators

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers earned a split on the road against the Kansas Senators Thursday night in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | June 13, 2014

    Indians land 6 on all-league soccer team

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team landed six on the Centennial League all-league teams to end the season, led by two first-team selections.

  • General Activities | June 12, 2014

    Bikers make a stop in Manhattan

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    Cycling enthusiasts from far and wide made their way through Manhattan Wednesday for a much-needed pit-stop at Blue Earth Plaza as more than 800 bikers continued their participation in this year’s Bike Across Kansas event.

  • General Activities | June 12, 2014

    Seventh Poyntz Mile set for Friday

    Cooler temperatures and a strong field of competitors will give the community a fun night down a mile-long strip of Manhattan’s business district.

  • General Activities | June 12, 2014

    Flint Hills Soccer Club to conduct tryouts

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club, with teams for area youth ranging from age 6 and up, will hold tryouts for its fall 2014 and spring 2015 teams, beginning this weekend.

  • Area Schools | June 11, 2014

    Mid-East League softball honors

    Rock Creek softball player Winter Henry has been named to the All-Mid-East League.

  • Area Schools | June 10, 2014

    Rock Creek softball places five on All-MEL teams

    The Rock Creek softball team placed two players on the All-Mid-East League first team and three on honorable mention.

  • Area Schools | June 10, 2014

    Mustangs land seven on All-MEL baseball

    After a second-place finish at the Class 3A state baseball tournament, the Rock Creek baseball team placed seven on the All Mid-East league teams.

  • General Activities | June 10, 2014

    Manhattan Optimist Moxie compete in Wamego

    In a makeshift tournament due to the rain, the Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie played two pool play games and then competed in a four-team single elimination tournament this past weekend at home.

  • General Activities | June 10, 2014

    Marlins to host Little Apple Invite this weekend

    The Manhattan Marlins swim team will host the annual Little Apple Invitational swim meet this Saturday and Sunday at the City Pool in City Park.

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