Every year, the Manhattan High volleyball team gets the chance to measure itself against some of the state’s top volleyball teams at the Shawnee Heights quadrangular meet.
The Flint Hills Christian School volleyball team split a pair of matches Thursday.
The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade volleyball teams opened their seasons Thursday with three matches at Shawnee Heights.
The Anthony Middle School eighth grade volleyball team opened its season Thursday with matches against Junction City, Fort Riley and Emporia.
Last year’s football game at Emporia broke a streak of 28 consecutive regular-season wins for the Manhattan High football program.
Last season, the Valley Heights Mustangs opened with an overtime loss to Valley Falls.
The Manhattan High girls’ golf team picked up its first win of the season Tuesday, taking first-place medals at the 13-team Salina Central Invitational at Salina Municipal Golf Course.
Michaela Braun has wanted to play college volleyball since her middle school days.
After opening the season with a narrow loss to Topeka High last week, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team got revenge on Tuesday.
The Flint Hills Christian School volleyball team was swept by Smoky Valley (17-25, 11-25) and Heritage (19-25, 16-25) on Monday.
RILEY — The Riley County Falcons’ comeback bid fell just short Friday night as the Clay Center defense turned back Falcon quarterback Trace Nelson just short of the goal line on a two-point conversion with just 5 seconds remaining in regulation to escape with a 14-12 victory.
Dealing with the pressure that comes along with a Number 1 ranking, in any sport, is a difficult task.
SHAWNEE — For many inexperienced teams across the state, the first football game of the year is a time for growing pains.
At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams opened their season with an easy 46-0 win over Flint Hills Christian.
At Blue Rapids, Cole Maddox ran for 182 yards and Derek Trimble added another 172 as Valley Heights edged Valley Falls 30-24 in overtime on Friday night.
At Frankfort, the Wildcats opened the 2013 season with a close loss at home to Southern Cloud, 30-22.
After losing a tough game on Wednesday at the Titan Classic to Hutchinson, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team bounced back strong against Wichita Heights on Saturday to close out the week.
Traveling to Olathe South on Saturday, the Manhattan High volleyball team opened its season against some tough competition.
After a dominating performance against Mill Valley a season ago, the Jaguars flipped the script on the Manhattan Indians in Friday’s season-opening return game, with Logan Koch rushing for 209 yards while scoring four touchdowns on the ground and two more through the air to lead the Jaguars to a 26-21 win.
Winston Dimel has spent his whole life learning the game of football.
The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team sent both its underclassmen singles players to state last year.
Despite fielding a talented team last season, Manhattan High volleyball coach Lisa Kinderknecht knew something was missing.
Last year when the Manhattan High football team prepared for its season opener against Mill Valley, coaches and players did so knowing very little about their opponent to start the year.
Through three games this season, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team has allowed just one goal.
After losing eight senior girls a year ago, Manhattan High tennis coach Joyce Allen knew it would be difficult to replenish her roster this fall.
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