Sports

  • Wamego sweeps NCKL cross country meet

    The Wamego Red Raider cross country teams swept both the team and individual titles at the North Central Kansas League meet over the weekend, with Allison Seufert winning the girls’ varsity race in a time of 16:32.02 while Ethan Artzer won the boys’ race in a time of 17:26.4. In addition to ...

  • MHS boys top latest cross country coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team, fresh off a Centennial League title Saturday, remained at the top of the state’s Class 6A coaches poll, edging Blue Valley-Stilwell for the top spot. The Manhattan girls’ team remained in fourth place. In 4A, the Wamego boys came in second, with ...

  • Seven MHS wrestlers compete in KC

    Seven Manhattan High wrestlers participated in the Blue Chip Fall Brawl in Kansas City, Mo., over the weekend. The group wrestled in 64-man brackets against other top wrestlers from the region, including Kansas, Missouri, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Oregon. Sophomore Mason Wallace wrestled at 138 and took ...

  • Eisenhower wins Little Apple Championship

    The Eisenhower Middle School football team defeated Anthony Middle School 36- 0 on Oct. 14, to win the Little Apple Championship. Jay Liggons had 12 carries for 109 yards and a touchdown, threw a 41-yard touchdown pass and returned an interception 60 yards for a touchdown. Kevontae McDonald opened the game with a touchdown run ...

  • Lei 8th, Fraley 11th at state tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team sent two players to Topeka for the Class 6A state tennis tournament, and came home with a pair of medals. Cathy Lei finished in eighth place in singles, while Kristen Fraley took 11th place. Manhattan head coach Joyce Allen said both played to their ...

  • Trojans run past MHS in district win Mhs1.phatch

    For the first time since 1998, Topeka High beat Manhattan High in football. On a night when defense was at a premium, the Trojans proved to be difficult to stop offensively and just a tick better defensively in a 52-41 win to start district play Friday night at Bishop Stadium. It ...

  • Riley County falls in shootout Rileyco6.phatch

    RILEY — After surrendering two touchdowns just before halftime the Riley County football team fought back for a chance to tie early in the fourth quarter, but came up short, falling in a wild 41-32 shootout to Washington County to begin district play. “We were able to put points on the ...

  • Rock Creek gets district win

    At St. Marys, the Rock Creek Mustangs started slow but finished strong in their 51-28 win over St. Marys Friday night. The Mustangs trailed 8-0 heading into the second quarter, but scored 30 points before halftime and put up 21 in the fourth quarter to win comfortably. Rock Creek (2-5) travels to ...

  • Frankfort 78, Linn 42

    At Linn, the Frankfort Wildcats scored in bunches against Linn, with sophomore quarterback Adam Kenworthy throwing for three touchdowns and rushing for three more, while junior running back Jase Suther rushed for four scores and 235 yards. Frankfort (3-4) hosts Southern Cloud (1-6) next week. ...

  • Wamego 20, Chapman 6

    At Chapman, the Red Raiders managed to win a low-scoring affair to start district play, taking a 13-6 lead to halftime and scoring on a 50-yard scramble by quarterback Kyler Alderson in the second half to put away the game. Wamego (6-1) hosts Smoky Valley (4-3) next week. ...

  • Southern Cloud 68, BV-Randolph 50

    At Miltonvale, Southern Cloud won a battle of winless teams against Blue Valley Randolph, outlasting the Rams to win by 18 points. Game information was not made available. Blue Valley (0-7) travels to Axtell (5-2) next week. ...

  • Valley Heights 50, Wabaunsee 0

    At Alma, the Valley Heights Mustangs dominated from start to finish against the Chargers, taking a 38-0 halftime lead and cruising through the second half while preserving the shutout. Valley Heights (3-4) hosts Republic County (1-6) next week. ...










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