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  • Bishop Carroll 11, Maize South 0

    Brittany Finney hit two home runs and Morgan Balderas added another as Bishop Carroll eased to an 11-0 win over Maize South in the Class 5A state championship game on Friday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Golden Eagles jumped on Maize South from the first inning, piling on ...

  • 3rd-Place 5A Softball game: Seaman 14, Wichita Kapaun 3

    Topeka Seaman overcame an early deficit to pound Kapaun Mt. Carmel in the third-place game at the tournament. The Crusaders jumped ahead 2-0 after the top of the first, but Seaman had it tied by the bottom of the second with runs in each inning. The Vikings extended their lead ...

  • MHS baseball takes 3rd at state

    LAWRENCE — The Manhattan High baseball team took third place at the Class 6A baseball tournament at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark with a 3-1 win over Wichita Northwest in the consolation game. Manhattan dropped its semifinal matchup with Maize earlier in the day by the same score, 3-1, but bounced back ...

  • Indians nip Junction City, reach semis Rundown-2.phatch

    LAWRENCE — As a starter for his entire career at Manhattan High, it’s not often that Henry de Noble comes into a close ball game in the late innings. But with a 1-0 lead in the top of the sixth and starter Jesse Steinbring laboring through command issues, Manhattan head ...

  • Rock Creek into 3A baseball semis

    TOPEKA — The Rock Creek Mustangs kept Lyons/Chase off-balance throughout the game on Thursday afternoon, winning 6-2 during opening-round action of the Class 3A state baseball tournament at Washburn’s Falley Field. The Mustangs (19-4), who padded an early 3-0 cushion with one run in the fourth inning and two ...

  • Seaman upsets top-seed Heights

    Topeka Seaman scored two runs in the first inning and then held on the rest of the way to beat top-seeded Wichita Heights 2-1 on Thursday in the first round of the Class 5A state baseball tournament at Tointon Family Stadium. The Vikings stranded 15 Heights baserunners after scoring its two ...

  • Bishop Carroll 8, Andover 0

    Bishop Carroll eased its way to a win over Andover, scoring eight runs in the first five innings on the way to an 8-0 win. The Golden Eagles finished the game with seven hits behind a strong pitching performance from Jordan Miller, who allowed just four hits. Bryce Fischer had ...

  • BV Southwest 5, Godd-Eisenhower 0

    Blue Valley Southwest pulled off the second big upset at the Class 5A baseball tournament by beating Goddard-Eisenhower 5-0. Miller Hogan pitched a no-hitter for the Timberwolves, while Blue Valley Southwest piled up its five runs on nine hits. The Timberwolves didn’t score until the fourth inning, but added ...

  • St Aquinas 3, Shawnee Heights 2

    Shawnee Heights pitcher Austin Higgins held St. Thomas Aquinas in check for six innings while his team built up a 2-0 lead. But it all unraveled in the seventh inning as the Saints made their comeback and finished the game in walk-off fashion with a two-run double from Tyler Watson. ...

  • Maize defeats MHS baseball in semis

    LAWRENCE — A day after struggling at the plate in a narrow win over Junction City, the Manhattan High baseball team couldn’t get enough offense going against the Maize Eagles in Friday’s semifinals, losing 3-1 to fall into the consolation game. Manhattan (21-3) got good pitching from starter Henry ...

  • MHS, area teams gear up for state track

    After back-to-back weeks winning a Centennial League title and a regional title, the Manhattan High boys’ track team opens this weekend’s all-class state track meet with hopes of a third title at Wichita’s Cessna Stadium. If the meet goes as planned, the Indians expect to be in the ...

  • Bullpups hold off Wamego

    SALINA — The way things started for Wamego on Thursday, things were looking good for the Red Raiders at the Class 4A-D1 state softball tournament in Salina. But by the bottom of the first inning, state newcomers McPherson looked like they were going to run away with a win at Bill ...











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