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  • 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 ...

  • Kapaun softball rallies to beat Hays

    Despite trailing 4-0, Kapaun Mt. Carmel came back to beat Hays 7-6 on in the opening day of the Class 5A state softball tournament on Thursday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Crusaders trailed 3-0 after the third inning and Hays added a fourth run in the bottom of ...

  • Seaman 4, BV Southwest 1

    The Seaman Vikings used a four-run third inning and held on in a 4-1 win over Blue Valley Southwest. The Timberwolves couldn’t get their offense going until the seventh inning and finished with just four hits. The lone run was a sole home run from McKenzie Weber. Dani Spence ...

  • Maize South 6, Mill Valley 1

    Kelsey Sterneker held Mill Valley to one hit and one run as Maize South cruised to a 6-1 win. Maize South piled on two runs in the third inning and slowly built up a 5-0 lead before the Jaguars tacked on a run in the sixth. The Mavericks got their ...










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