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  • Cameron: Royals won wild playoff game in spite of Yost Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — You might watch a thousand baseball games and never see anything like this. You know by now that the Royals rallied — implausibly, almost impossibly — to beat the Oakland A’s 9-8 in the 12th inning of an American League wild card playoff that lived up to its ...

  • MHS drops rare match to Titans

    Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Wichita South twice in the season, outscoring the Titans 19-0 in total. Tuesday night’s game went much differently, as South stunned Manhattan with a 3-1 victory in Wichita. ‘It’s a very poor result for us,’ Manhattan head coach Frank ...

  • Indians take 3rd at league golf meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team took third place at the Centennial League tournament Monday at Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Topeka, finishing behind Washburn Rural and Hayden. The Indians shot a 354 to take third, while the Junior Blues ran away with the team standings again, shooting a 307, 35 strokes better ...

  • Wamego runs at Rim Rock

    The Wamego cross country teams competed at the Rim Rock Classic on Saturday, with the girls’ team taking sixth place (302 points) among 37 teams in the blue race, with the boys’ team taking 10th place (385 points) among 45 teams. In the girls’ race, Allison Seufert took 13th place in 16:46.0 to lead the ...

  • EMS volleyball loses first match

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team suffered its first defeat of the season against Shawnee Heights.  The Eagles fell 25-20 in the first set, as Shawnee Heights did a good job of keeping EMS out of rhythm and from getting on a roll. The Eagles rallied in ...

  • AMS/EMS host cross country meet

    Both Manhattan middle schools co-hosted the Manhattan Middle School Invitational cross country meet at Anneberg Park last week, with more than 350 athletes participating. In the eighth-grade girls’ race, Eisenhower won with a team score of 10, with Anthony taking third place with a 35. Anthony took fourth in the eighth-grade boys’ race ...

  • Anthony volleyball competes at quad

    The eighth-grade Anthony Middle School volleyball team competed in a quadrangular meet on Thursday. The ‘A’ team opened the evening defeating the host team, Shawnee Heights, 25-15, 25-16. Brooklyn Cink led the team with four kills. Garrin Williams had two aces. The second match against Washburn Rural was a competitive ...

  • Indians crush Highland Park, 54-0 Mhs1.phatch

    It wasn’t perfect, but against Highland Park, it didn’t have to be. The Manhattan High football team scored early and often against Highland Park on Friday night at Bishop Stadium, running out to a quick lead in the first quarter and going on to rout the Scots, 54-0. ...

  • Rossville beats Riley County

    At Riley, the Riley County Falcons looked to be in good shape at halftime on Friday night, trailing No. 2-ranked Rossville 28-21. But Class 3A’s second-ranked team turned it on in the second half with 28 unanswered points to put the Falcons away. Rossville (4-0) opened the game with three ...

  • Hanover 50, BV-Randolph 0

    At Hanover, playing the top-ranked team in 8-man Division-I, the Blue Valley Rams were no match for Hanover on Friday, losing 50-0. Hanover pounded the Rams (0-4) for 42 points in the first quarter and scored eight more in the second quarter to bring the game to a close. Preston Jueneman ...

  • Frankfort 58, V. Christian 12

    At Lawrence, Jake Rose scored seven total touchdowns as he led Frankfort to a 58-12 win over Veritas Christian. Rose was 5 of 8 passing for 84 yards and two touchdowns, and ran 17 times for 208 yards and another five scores. Running back Jase Suther rushed for 119 yards and a touchdown. Sheldon Parthemer had ...

  • Washington County 49, Valley Heights 18

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights couldn’t keep up with Washington County on Friday, losing to Washington County, 49-18. It’s the third loss this season in which the Mustangs (1-3) have given up more than 40 points. Valley Heights will head out on the road next week to open district ...










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