Friday, February 12, 2016



Sports

  • Manhattan High School | February 09, 2016

    MHS girls finish 1st at bowling quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ bowling team took first place at a quadrangular meet in Topeka Monday afternoon, edging out Shawnee Heights to come home with the win.

  • Manhattan High School | February 06, 2016

    Indians rout Chargers, 68-41

    Manhattan High took the lead for good early in the first quarter and cruised to victory while handing the Chargers their worst loss of the season in a 68-41 rout.

  • Manhattan High School | February 06, 2016

    MHS girls ease past Chargers, 64-35

    Against Topeka West Friday night, Manhattan forced 34 turnovers and turned many of those giveaways into easy baskets on the other end in a dominant 64-35 win.

  • Manhattan High School | February 06, 2016

    Indians take Centennial League title

    After three years of watching rival Junction City celebrate with the league trophy, the Blue Jays clearly did not have the depth to make a run at this year’s title.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    Falcon girls tops Mustangs at home

    RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team never trailed in its 45-33 victory over Rock Creek on Friday, but the Falcons could never quite pull away either.

  • Manhattan High School | February 06, 2016

    MHS swimmers take ninth at invite

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    The Manhattan Invitational swim meet hosted by the Manhattan High swimming and diving team has been held at the KSU Natatorium for decades.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    FRANKFORT 59, BV-RANDOLPH 36

    At Randolph, Frankfort had little trouble scoring a Twin-Valley League win on the road against Blue Valley, taking an 11-point lead after one quarter and 17-point advantage to halftime en route to a 23-point win.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    TROY 74, VALLEY HEIGHTS 63

    At Troy, Valley Heights hung around against Troy but couldn’t get over the hump in an 11-point loss.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    WAMEGO 53, OSAGE CITY 23

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders dominated Osage City from start to finish, taking an 11-point lead after one quarter and a 24-point lead to halftime.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    FRANKFORT 41, BV-RANDOLPH 31

    At Randolph, Frankfort took an eight-point lead to halftime and held a 16-point advantage at the start of the fourth quarter in a 10-point win over Blue Valley.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 53, TROY 39

    At Troy, Valley Heights outscored Troy by five in each of the first two quarters and took a 16-point lead into the fourth quarter before calling off the dogs in a Twin-Valley League win.

  • Area Schools | February 06, 2016

    Rock Creek boys rout Falcons, 63-28

    RILEY — The physicality and inside presence of the Rock Creek boys prevailed as they pummeled Riley County in their own gym 63-28, Friday night.

  • Area Schools | February 05, 2016

    Wamego boys knock off top-ranked Osage City

    Facing its third straight ranked opponent Friday night, the Wamego boys’ basketball team managed to avoid a three-game losing streak by knocking off Class 3A’s top-ranked team in Osage City in a 67-61 win.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2016

    MHS boys hand T-West worst loss of season

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team took a double-digit lead in the first quarter and stayed comfortably ahead of Topeka West the rest of the way in a 68-41 win over the Chargers Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2016

    MHS girls rout Topeka West

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had no trouble taking care of business against the outmatched Topeka West Chargers Friday night, winning 62-37.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2016

    MHS gets back to Centennial League grind

    With almost a week between games for both of Manhattan High’s basketball teams, the Centennial League grind picks back up for the Tribe on the road tonight at Topeka West.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2016

    MHS bowlers take second at triangular

    Both of Manhattan High’s bowling teams took second place at a triangular meet in Junction City on Thursday.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2016

    Three MHS football players sign with DCCC

    Three Manhattan High athletes will make their way out west to continue their football careers at Dodge City Community College next year.

  • Manhattan High School | February 04, 2016

    Parents of swimmer ask board members to review team policy

    The parents of a Manhattan High student told Manhattan-Ogden school board members that an MHS swim team policy is unfair to athletes who compete year round.

  • Manhattan High School | February 03, 2016

    Indians beat Basehor-Linwood on senior night

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    As one half of a two-man senior class for the Manhattan High wrestling team, Blake Wewer has had to help lead his team from the sideline most of this season.

  • Area Schools | February 03, 2016

    Valley Heights girls pull away late to beat Blue Valley

    At Randolph, Blue Valley hung around for three quarters against Valley Heights, but couldn’t seal the deal in a 61-42 loss to the Mustangs Tuesday night.

  • Area Schools | February 03, 2016

    CENTRALIA 47, ROCK CREEK 30

    At Centralia, Rock Creek played close with the Panthers for two quarters, going to halftime down by one point, but couldn’t come up with the win in the second half.

  • Area Schools | February 03, 2016

    RILEY CO. 61, MARYSVILLE 59 - OT

    At Marysville, Riley County needed overtime to a back-and-forth game against the Bulldogs, outscoring its host 7-5 in the extra period to come away with the win.

  • Area Schools | February 03, 2016

    ABILENE 54, WAMEGO 37

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders fell behind early in a 17-point loss to Abilene Tuesday, trailing 13-4 after the first quarter and facing a 16-point deficit at halftime.

  • Area Schools | February 03, 2016

    FRANKFORT 45, TROY 44

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats took a four-point lead to halftime and held on to win a nailbiter against Troy Tuesday night.

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