Even at the high-school level, the average defensive lineman weighs more than 200 pounds.
With eight days between matches for the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team, the rust started to show a little bit on Thursday.
Competing in the 10-team Washburn Rural Invitational on Thursday, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team shot a 370 to take third place at the Wamego Country Club.
The Flint Hills Christian School split a pair of volleyball matches against Topeka Lutheran on Thursday.
The Manhattan Christian College volleyball team improved to 15-4 this season with a victory over Union College (Lincoln, Nebraska) Thursday night in Manhattan.
The Anthony Middle School football team defeated Topeka Seaman Middle School on Tuesday, 22-0.
After a brief stint in Class 4A last year, the Rock Creek Mustangs are moving back to 3A in the most recent classifications released by KSHSAA on Friday.
The playmakers on the Wamego offense might be getting a lot of attention, but the Red Raiders’ defense deserves some recognition as well.
With three weeks of games under its belt, the Manhattan High football team has a true sense of what it needs to work on in the coming weeks to be ready to go by the time district games start next month.
Another home volleyball meet, another sweep for the Manhattan High volleyball team.
There’s no doubt the upcoming tilt with Washburn Rural has been on the collective mind of the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team.
Playing its best golf of the season, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team took second at the Salina South Invitational at Salina Municipal golf course on Tuesday.
The Flint Hills Soccer Club (FHSC) Earthquakes won the 13-and-under gold division of the Sporting Kaw Valley Cup last weekend in Lawrence.
The Little Apple Soccer Club (LASC) Fusion won the 11-and-under girls gold division of the Sporting Kaw Valley Cup this past weekend in Lawrence.
The Anthony Middle School football team defeated Emporia 34-0 on Tuesday to improve to 3-0 on the season.
John Shelton recorded a hole-in-one on Thursday at Stagg Hill Golf Club.
FLUSH — Rock Creek had a new stadium on Friday night.
In the world of high school football, a stingy defense can take a team far.
After sweeping through pool play at the Hayden Invitational on Saturday, the Manhattan High volleyball team came into the semifinals as a top seed in bracket play.
At Concordia, the Red Raiders started slow but finished strong against the Panthers, scoring a pair of second-quarter touchdowns to build its lead while shutting out the Concordia offense to win comfortably.
At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams scored early and often in their win over Marmaton Valley, which was called at halftime.
At Frankfort, the Wildcats defeated Veritas Christian in a blowout that lasted only three quarters, as quarterback Jake Rose accounted for four touchdowns in the win, three on the ground and one through the air to go with 190 rushing yards.
At Onaga, Valley Heights got its first win of the season in convincing fashion, beating the Buffaloes 60-16 after taking a 41-0 lead to halftime.
At Riley, the Falcons struggled to get much going against Silver Lake, trailing 21-0 at halftime and failing to score in the second half to ensure a shutout for the second straight week.
For whatever reason, the annual trip to Joplin, Missouri, for the Southern Stampede Invitational has coincided with tough running conditions the last few years.
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