Sports

  • MHS girls win Emporia invite

    Without a race winner, the Manhattan High girls’ cross country team used consistent finishes and a close pack time to claim the team title at the Emporia Invitational. The Indians finished with 37 points and a pack time of 37 seconds between their first five finishers — all in the top 20 — to claim ...

  • Prockish adjusting to life on varsity Mhsfb.phatch

    In his debut as starting quarterback for the Manhattan High football team, Eric Prockish helped lead his team to a 28-25 victory over Shawnee Heights last Friday. Prockish didn’t put up gaudy numbers or loft 40-plus throws like his counterpart for the T-Birds, but he did his job, which ...

  • Indians go 1-2 at tough Silver Lake quad

    In its toughest quadrangular meet of the season, the Manhattan High volleyball team managed a 1-2 record at Silver Lake Thursday night, defeating the host team before dropping its last two matches against league foes. The Indians came out firing on all cylinders, dispatching Silver Lake 25-19, 25-13, before dropping ...

  • Neils’ team 7th at rowing championships

    At the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam — Aug. 24-31 — Manhattan native Andrew Neils and his team of four placed seventh in the Lightweight Men’s Quadruple Sculls Final. The team finished behind defending champion Greece, Germany, China, Italy, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Neils’ team finished ahead of Mexico, Uruguay, and ...

  • EMS cross country begins its season

    The Eisenhower Middle School cross country team began it’s season with meets on Sept. 7 at the Manhattan Invitational and Sept. 9 at the Wamego Invitational. Ella Rosenkranz led the way for the seventh grade girls in Manhattan, taking third. Luke Wichmann was first for the seventh grade boys. Clara Mayfield ...

  • Indians not overlooking Seaman Fb1.phatch

    To the casual high school football fan, it’s not a stretch to think Manhattan High might have an easy time against Seaman this Friday night after the Vikings lost 56-7 last week to Hayden. Manhattan head coach Joe Schartz is doing everything he can to keep his players from ...

  • MHS girls win Salina Central golf tourney

    Battling gusty winds all afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the Salina Central Invitational at Salina Municipal on Tuesday, carding a 169 to finish five strokes ahead of Hays for the team win. Kylie McCarthy sunk a 50-foot birdie on hole No. 9 to finish with a 40 in the nine-hole ...

  • Indians win five matches to take 3rd at Topeka quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team traveled to Topeka on Tuesday for a quadrangular meet at the Kossover Tennis Complex, tying for third place on the day. Manhattan won five matches to tie with Shawnee Heights for third place. Topeka High won the meet with eight points, while Topeka West ...

  • Eisenhower volleyball stays undefeated

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team won three matches on Thursday afternoon improving their record to 5-0 on the season in the process.  The Eagles started off the day defeating Great Bend in two sets, 25-17, 25-21.  The match was close throughout and Kelsey Coonrod helped ...

  • MHS boys atop XC coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team remained No. 1 in Class 6A after winning its home invitational on Saturday in the second coaches poll of the season released Monday. The MHS girls’ team came in ranked No. 4 in 6A, behind Lawrence Free State, Olathe East and Maize. Other area teams ...

  • Wamego takes 3rd at Manhattan Invite

    Both Wamego cross country teams finished in third place in the team standings at Saturday’s Manhattan Invitational at Warner Park. The boys’ team finished with 90 team points behind Manhattan (46) and Newton (88) while landing two runners in the top 10. Ethan Artzer (16:45.8) took fifth, while Matt Scherer (16:56.2) took sixth. Gavin Alexander (17:19.4) ...

  • MCC volleyball sweeps York College

    The Manhattan Christian College Crusaders came ready to play Friday night versus York College (NAIA) from York, Neb. MCC controlled the entire first two sets against York College leading from start to finish and winning the first 25-19, and the second 25-22. The Crusaders served tough and were smart on ...










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