Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2013

    Schartz continuing Manhattan High football legacy

    Mhs pg-1.phatch

    When Joe Schartz came to Manhattan in 2004, he knew what he was getting into.

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    MCC volleyball wins two

    The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team came away with a pair of victories over the weekend to win the Midwest Christian College tournament in Belton, Mo.

  • General Activities | October 28, 2013

    FHSC Earthquakes take first

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club (FHSC) Earthquakes won the 13-and-under division of the Governor’s Cup this past weekend in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | October 28, 2013

    State volleyball brackets released

    Manhattan (28-11) has earned the number 6 seed in the Class 6A state volleyball tournament this weekend at Topeka’s Kansas Expocentre.

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    Wamego boys win Bonner Springs regional

    The Wamego Red Raider cross country teams competed in the Bonner Springs Class 4A regional on Saturday, with their boys’ team taking the team title, while the girls’ team will be represented by Allison Seufert, who took 12th overall in a time of 16:27.

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    Falcon boys win Sabetha XC regional

    The Riley County Falcons traveled to Sabetha for their Class 3A cross country regional on Saturday, as the boys’ team took first overall to send the entire team, while the girls’ squad put two runners in the top 10 to send them to this weekend’s state meet in Lawrence.

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    Rock Creek sends one to state

    Jacy Johnston (8th, 17:18) was the lone state qualifier for the Mustangs from the Sabetha cross country regional on Saturday.

  • Area Schools | October 28, 2013

    Frankfort boys win 1A regional

    The Frankfort Wildcats won the Class 1A Lincoln regional on Saturday, finishing with 30 points as a team.

  • General Activities | October 27, 2013

    Cards top Red Sox 5-4, take WS lead

    ST LOUIS — The St Louis Cardinals defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in the World Series.

  • Manhattan High School | October 27, 2013

    MHS cross country teams both advance to state

    Another race, another dominant win.

  • Manhattan High School | October 27, 2013

    MHS volleyball beats Washburn Rural for state berth

    Mhs vb 2.phatch

    Just one point away from a trip to state, Manhattan High outside hitter Kaci Cink got two tries to send her team to victory in Saturday’s sub-state final.

  • Manhattan High School | October 27, 2013

    Indians beat Rural 13-10, stay perfect in district play

    TOPEKA — With just five punts all night, most would think Friday’s game between the Manhattan High football team and Washburn Rural was an old-fashioned offensive shootout.

  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Nemaha Valley edges Rock Creek

    Rock creek 2.phatch

    FLUSH — Both teams can find several occurrences where the game could have been won or lost, but it was Nemaha Valley that escaped Rock Creek with a final sigh of relief.

  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Wamego keeps playoff hopes alive with wins

    In Hoyt, Wamego beat Royal Valley 28-12 in the team’s second district game, giving them the opportunity to reach the playoffs in a winner-take-all scenario next week against Hayden.

  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Marysville falls 55-6 at Riley County

    In Marysville, the Riley County Falcons (3-5) won in a rout against the Bulldogs (0-8), setting up a showdown between the Falcons and Rock Creek next week for the runner-up spot in District 2, with Nemaha Valley likely to beat the Bulldogs in its regular-season finale.

  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Jackson Heights stomps Valley Heights 40-6

    In Blue Rapids, the Jackson Heights Cobras (7-1) led 24-6 at halftime and added two touchdowns in each of the final two quarters to beat the Mustangs (3-5).

  • Area Schools | October 27, 2013

    Axtell routs Blue Valley 56-8

    In Randolph, Axtell (5-3) won big in a game that ended in the third quarter, as Blue Valley (5-3) suffered its third loss in the last three weeks.

  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    Indians survive against Washburn Rural

    In a low-scoring game that was close all night, the Manhattan High football team squeaked out a 13-10 win over Washburn Rural on Friday night in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    Indians’ O-line makes improvement during season


    For much of the early part of the season, the Manhattan High Indians’ offense struggled.

  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    MHS soccer beats Blue Jays, 5-0

    With one final game in the regular season before the playoffs begin, Manhattan head coach Frank Alonso wanted his team to come out with a playoff mentality.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2013

    MHS looks for 19th straight win over Rural


    He doesn’t know why, but Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz knows his team has always struggled offensively against Washburn Rural.

  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2013

    Indians sweep on senior night


    While Tuesday night’s triangular wasn’t the last chance the Manhattan High volleyball team had to play at home in front of parents and fans, the tears flowed anyway.

  • General Activities | October 23, 2013

    Thornton a repeat winner at Kansas City Marathon

    Manhattan resident Julie Thornton finished 34th overall at the Waddell & Reed Kansas City Marathon, finishing as the top woman in Saturday’s race.

  • General Activities | October 23, 2013

    LASC Cyclones win tourney

    The Little Apple Soccer Club (LASC) Cyclones won the 11-and-under girls purple division of the Midwest All-Girls Tournament this past weekend at the Overland Park Soccer Complex.

  • Area Schools | October 23, 2013

    MCC volleyball tops Grace University

    The fifth-ranked Manhattan Christian College volleyball team swept number 8 Grace University on Saturday, winning 25-13, 25-23 and 25-13.


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