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  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    Indians survive against Washburn Rural

    In a low-scoring game that was close all night, the Manhattan High football team squeaked out a 13-10 win over Washburn Rural on Friday night in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    Indians’ O-line makes improvement during season

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    For much of the early part of the season, the Manhattan High Indians’ offense struggled.

  • Manhattan High School | October 25, 2013

    MHS soccer beats Blue Jays, 5-0

    With one final game in the regular season before the playoffs begin, Manhattan head coach Frank Alonso wanted his team to come out with a playoff mentality.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2013

    MHS looks for 19th straight win over Rural

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    He doesn’t know why, but Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz knows his team has always struggled offensively against Washburn Rural.

  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2013

    Indians sweep on senior night

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    While Tuesday night’s triangular wasn’t the last chance the Manhattan High volleyball team had to play at home in front of parents and fans, the tears flowed anyway.

  • General Activities | October 23, 2013

    Thornton a repeat winner at Kansas City Marathon

    Manhattan resident Julie Thornton finished 34th overall at the Waddell & Reed Kansas City Marathon, finishing as the top woman in Saturday’s race.

  • General Activities | October 23, 2013

    LASC Cyclones win tourney

    The Little Apple Soccer Club (LASC) Cyclones won the 11-and-under girls purple division of the Midwest All-Girls Tournament this past weekend at the Overland Park Soccer Complex.

  • Area Schools | October 23, 2013

    MCC volleyball tops Grace University

    The fifth-ranked Manhattan Christian College volleyball team swept number 8 Grace University on Saturday, winning 25-13, 25-23 and 25-13.

  • Manhattan High School | October 22, 2013

    MHS golfers finish fifth at state

    Manhattan girls’ golf coach Chris George knew it would take a special effort to catch Washburn Rural in the team standings at the Class 6A state golf tournament in Garden City.

  • Manhattan High School | October 22, 2013

    Indians defeat Chargers

    Playing most of its home games at Hummer Sports Park, the Topeka West boys’ soccer team typically doesn’t have an issue with facilities.

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | October 21, 2013

    MHS’ Fraley, Lei take 8th at state tennis

    In high school tennis in Kansas, there isn’t typically much shame in losing to the elite players in the Kansas City metro area.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2013

    MHS doubles team advances at state

    A day after snow and rain pushed the start of state tennis meets to Saturday, Manhattan High’s Kristen Fraley and Cathy Lei went 2-1 to advance to Sunday.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    MHS clinches share of title, beats Trojans

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    It’s fair to say the Manhattan High football team knows how to win Centennial League football titles.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Holton runs over Wamego, 56-6

    HOLTON — There are good teams, and there are great teams.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Rock Creek slams Marysville, 35-7

    At Flush, the Rock Creek Mustangs won their first game of district play on Friday, scoring 35 straight points before Marysville could answer in a 35-7 win.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Doniphan West falls at Valley Heights 34-25

    At Highland, Derek Trimble ran for two touchdowns and threw for another one as Valley Heights beat Doniphan West 34-15.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Nemaha Valley tops Riley County 20-12

    At Riley, Riley County’s early lead couldn’t hold off Nemaha Valley as the Falcons lost 20-12.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Hanover routs Blue Valley 50-0

    At Randolph, for the second straight week, the Blue Valley Rams ran into a brick wall against one of the state’s toughest teams, losing to Hanover 50-0.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Axtell shuts out Frankfort 47-0

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats were shutout on Friday night, falling to 1-5 on the season in a 47-0 loss to Axtell.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    MHS golfers ready for state championship meet

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    Come Monday morning, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team will more than likely be on the course trying to bring home a medal from the Class 6A state golf tournament at Garden City’s Buffalo Dunes Golf Course.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    Manhattan cross country sweeps league, again

    In Manhattan’s quest for four straight league titles, head coach Susan Melgares knew the girls’ team was going to have the toughest battle.

  • Manhattan High School | October 18, 2013

    Manhattan defeats undefeated Topeka High

    Manhattan clinched a share of the Centennial League title and a distinct advantage in the District 5 playoff race with a 22-7 win over Topeka High at Bishop Stadium Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | October 18, 2013

    Indians romp to 10-0 rout over Scots

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    Facing Highland Park on senior night at Bishop Stadium, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team was all smiles by the time the game ended midway through the second period Thursday night.

  • Manhattan High School | October 18, 2013

    Indians counting on Nowlin

    A season ago, Manhattan High football player Brandon Nowlin was the only junior starter on a senior-laden offense line.

  • General Activities | October 18, 2013

    Thunder boys basketball to have tryouts Sunday

    Manhattan Thunder sixth grade boys basketball team will be conducting a tryout on Sunday, Oct.

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