Sports

  • MHS girls thump Southeast, 68-11, to open sub-state Mhs5.phatch

    There are times during the season where a blowout win is fairly useless. It still counts as a ‘W’ in the standings, but in terms of player development and actually impacting the season in a good way, the positives are few and far between. Manhattan’s 68-11 drubbing of Wichita ...

  • MHS girls rout W. Southeast

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team advanced through to the sub-state finals with a 68-11 drubbing of Wichita Southeast at home Wednesday night. The Indians led 20-0 after the first quarter and didn’t allow a Southeast basket until the 2:56 mark of the second quarter. They led 37-2 at the ...

  • MHS girls to open against Wichita SE

    Earning the top seed in sub-state has it perks. In the case of the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team, it means a matchup with lowly Wichita Southeast on Wednesday at 6 p.m. in Manhattan. The Golden Buffaloes have just two wins on the year, a season sweep of fellow Wichita ...

  • Riley County boys upset Wabaunsee, 52-49

    ALMA — With a young team that has dealt with a rash of injuries and humbling losses, first-year Riley County head boy’s basketball coach Steve Fritz left the court with a smile on his face after upsetting the Wabaunsee Chargers on the road, 52-49, in Monday’s Class 3A sub-state ...

  • Rock Creek shuts down St. Marys

    FLUSH — Head coach Jim Johnston’s Rock Creek boys’ basketball team used staunch defense to take care of an undermanned St. Marys squad, dispatching the Bears 57-20 in their opening-round sub-state matchup Monday night. “We’ve been really working on defense since the end of January,” Johnston said. “We weren’ ...

  • Centralia tops Frankfort, 47-40

    At Blue Rapids, the Frankfort boys’ basketball season came to an end Monday night with a 57-40 loss to Centralia in the Class 1A-Div. I sub-state quarterfinals at Valley Heights. The Wildcats trailed by nine at halftime and played an even third quarter before the Panthers pulled away in the ...

  • Manhattan senior signs with Reivers

    Rebeckah Weddle, a homeschool senior from Manhattan, recently signed a letter of intent to play volleyball at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa.  Reivers’ Head Coach Alicia Williams announced the signing at a ceremony attended by several coaches, friends and family at the Weddles’ home in Manhattan. ...

  • MHS girls’ bowling makes state

    Last season, it was the Manhattan boys’ team qualifying for the state bowling tournament in Wichita. This year, it’s the girls’ turn. The Manhattan girls’ bowling team finished second at the Washburn Rural regional in Topeka on Friday, qualifying the team to compete at the state tournament on Thursday ...

  • MCC women advance to national tournament

    The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team advanced to national tournament with a 44-37 regional win over Central Christian College of the Bible this weekend. MCC 21-17 at halftime before the Crusaders opened up a 13-point lead with six minutes to go.  Central did cut the lead back ...

  • MCC men fall at regionals

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team suffered a tough loss in the regional tournament this past weekend, falling to Central Christian College of the Bible, 48-44. MCC trailed 18-13 in the first half before closing the half on a 15-6 run to go into the break with a 28 ...

  • MHS announces spring practice schedule

    Despite basketball gearing up for the postseason, spring sports begin practicing today at Manhattan High. The baseball team will work with freshmen from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the MHS East gym, while upperclassmen will be at the West Campus’ North Gym from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Softball will meet from 5:30-7:30 ...

  • Indians beat Topeka Seaman for league crown Spt 0345.phatch

    he Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has two primary goals for the season. Win the Centennial League, and get back to state. With Friday’s 47-38 win over Seaman, they’re halfway there. In a battle of teams with undefeated league records on senior night, Manhattan used a strong defensive ...











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