Sports

  • Monarchs compete in Memorial Day tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs 12-and-under softball team competed in the USSSA Memorial Day National Invitational Tournament this past weekend in Lee Summit, Mo. The Monarchs — playing in the “C” class — opened pool play with an 11-1 loss to the Tipton (Mo.) Tigers. This was followed by a 10-0 loss to ...

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    There was a hole-in-one at Stagg Hill Golf Club on May 18, as Randall Steiner put one in on the second hole. Steiner used a 4-hybrid from 172 yards out. Tyler Steiner, Victor Steiner and Bert Allen all witnessed it. ...

  • First Presbyterian golf and tennis Camps

    First Presbyterian will host a golf camp for third through sixth graders at Colbert Hills on Monday, June 2 from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Recently retired Kansas State golf coach, Tim Norris, will be the instructor. First Presbyterian will also host a tennis camp June 9-10 at Body First Tennis. ...

  • Lady Indians take fifth at Memorial Day invite

    The 14-and-under Manhattan Optimist Lady Indians posted a fifth-place finish after compiling a 4-4 record at the USSSA Memorial Day National Invitational Tournament this past weekend in Lee’s Summit, Mo. The Lady Indians opened pool play with a 4-2 loss to the St. Joe’s Trojanette’s ‘99’s — the ...

  • Indians win all-sports league crown

    In a school year with eight different Centennial League titles to its credit, Manhattan High School has won the league’s all-sports title for the 2013-14 athletic seasons, taking back the award from Washburn Rural, which edged the Indians last year. Manhattan won or shared league crowns in both girls’ ...

  • Spring sports wrap this week

    Most years, Memorial Day is the official start of summer and a chance for high school athletes to reflect on the end of a long season. For many teams at both Manhattan High and the surrounding area, the holiday will serve as a much-needed day of practice or rest as ...

  • Indians take 9th at state swim meet

    After a strong finish to the regular season by winning the Centennial League meet last weekend, the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving kept things going over the weekend at the Class 6A state swim meet. The Indians took ninth in the team standings, up from 17th place a year ...

  • Manhattan boys win at regional track

    If Friday’s performance at Lawrence Free State’s Class 6A track and field regional was any indication, the Manhattan High track and field teams should be in for a good couple of days in Wichita next weekend at the state track meet. Altogether, Manhattan qualified 19 individual athletes while advancing ...

  • Rock Creek qualifies six for state track

    The Rock Creek track teams competed at the Class 3A regional in Sabetha on Friday, with the boys taking fifth and the girls finishing in sixth. The Mustangs also picked up six state qualifiers in 10 total events. Leading the qualifiers is senior Ryan Schneider, who will compete in the 110-meter ...

  • Wamego qualifies for seven events

    The Wamego track team competed at the Class 4A regional on Friday in Abilene, with the girls’ team taking sixth and the boys finishing ninth. Allison Seufert led girls’ qualifiers after finishing first in the 800 meter. Seufert joined Brooke Ward, Riley Wilson and Tessa Seeberger with a first-place finish in ...

  • Rock Creek baseball headed to state

    The Rock Creek baseball team beat Rossville 4-2 on Wednesday to advance to the Class 3A state tournament in Topeka, played this week at Washburn’s Falley Field. Rock Creek got ahead 4-0 in the sixth inning and Rossville wasn’t able to muster up enough offense to complete a ...

  • Indians whip Buffs in regional final Mhs gsoc garden city03.phatch

    With a 7-0 dismantling of the Garden City Buffaloes Thursday night, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team is just one game away from a return to the state tournament for the second consecutive year. But that one game will be tough. Manhattan (14-4) will hit the road for a quarterfinal ...












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