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  • Indians win league swimming meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving only won two events at Friday’s Centennial League meet in Topeka at the Capitol Federal Natatorium. The Indians still won the title, though. Scoring 417 team points, Manhattan edged Emporia (386) and Washburn Rural (372) to claim the league crown back from Washburn Rural, who ...

  • Bradley named to dance team

    TOPEKA — Kelsey Bradley, of Manhattan, has been named to the Washburn University Dancing Blues. The team is a group dedicated to professional, appropriate and entertaining performances that exhibit school spirit at athletic and other campus events. Bradley will be a freshman at Washburn in the fall. ...

  • MHS teams sweep league track meet

    Each year at the Centennial League track meet, the names change, but the results stay the same for Manhattan High. Both the boys’ and girls’ track teams continued their streaks of dominance, with the boys’ winning the league team title for the seventh consecutive year while the girls’ made it ...

  • Turnley leads young MHS tennis team to state tournament Mhstennisdoubles-1.phatch

    Compared to the rest of his Manhattan High tennis teammates, Jonathan Turnley is something of an elder statesman. The lone senior on a team filled mostly with sophomores, Turnley has been the right-hand man for head coach Joyce Allen, helping her re-acclimate to coaching boys’ tennis, while also providing leadership ...

  • MHS soccer edges Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team wrapped up the regular season with a 1-0 win over Shawnee Heights on the road Thursday evening. The Indians got a single goal in the 23rd minute from Kelli Stockton on a ball from Emma Samenus in the first period, which proved to be ...

  • MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team got a glimpse of the postseason golf landscape and fared well on Wednesday afternoon in Lawrence, taking third place with a 308 team score. The Indians finished behind Washburn Rural, which shot a 296, and Shawnee Mission East, which shot a 305. Individually, Cole Dillon shot a 72 ...

  • Indians stomp rival Junction City, 8-0 Mhs1910-jube.phatch

    This is how senior nights are supposed to go. Playing the regular season finale against rival-Junction City, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team represented its seniors well in an 8-0 win over the Blue Jays on Tuesday at Bishop Stadium. Of the Indians’ eight seniors, six had either a goal ...

  • Indians sweep Rural to win league Denoble.phatch

    The Manhattan High baseball team knew exactly what it was playing for against the Washburn Rural Junior Blues when it arrived at Norvell Field Tuesday afternoon. A Centennial League title, the top seed at next week’s regional, and the chance for Manhattan’s 13 seniors to win on senior day ...

  • Local fighter preparing for UFC debut  dsc3666.phatch

    Jake Lindsey almost walked away and got a real job, one that doesn’t involve hitting other people. But a journey that began seven years ago with one goal in mind sure seems worth it today — despite a rigorous workout schedule and barely having a dime to his name most ...

  • Rock Creek baseball wins Mid-East League

    The Rock Creek baseball team swept Rossville on Tuesday to claim the Mid-East League title. Rock Creek defeated Rossville 8-6 in the first game and 6-1 in the second. ...

  • Flint Hills Attack wins tournament

    The 10-and-under Flint Hills Attack boys soccer team won the top division of the Nutmeg Tournament last weekend in Kansas City, Mo. In pool play, the Attack won 18-0 over the Wichita Sharks, 6-2 over KC Prime Elite Strikers and 5-0 over BSC Blue. In the championship game, the Attack ...

  • Falcons softball drops two

    The Riley County Falcons traveled to Marysville and dropped a doubleheader, losing 3-0 and 5-1 against the Bulldogs. Heidi Prockish pitched both games and Kerrigan Simons was behind the plate. In the first game, Prockish had two singles. Makayla Tegtmeier and Maddie Rogers each singled to round out the hitting. ...












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