Sports

  • Optimist Double Play plays two tourneys

    The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Double Play softball team has played in two tournaments so far this season. The first tournament being in Council Grove and the second in Emporia. The team came home with three losses from Council Grove but bounced back with intensity at Emporia. At Emporia, the day ...

  • Rock Creek softball sweeps Falcons

    The Rock Creek and Riley County softball teams met up in Riley on Friday night, with the Mustangs sweeping the series with 4-3 and 8-0 wins. Rock Creek led 4-0 in the fourth inning of Game 1, before Riley County started making a run back into the game. Blair Campbell took ...

  • Wamego competes at Seaman Relays

    The Wamego track and field teams competed against 22 teams on Friday at the Seaman Relays, with the girls’ team taking 11th and the boys’ team finishing 17th. The girls’ team was highlighted by a first-place finish in the 4x800-meter relay, as the group of Brooke Ward, Allison Seufert, Riley ...

  • MHS golfers take 2nd at Hutch tourney

    Facing 36 teams at the Hutchinson Invitational on Friday, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team finished in second place in a solid effort from start to finish at Hutchinson’s Carey Park. The Indians finished eight strokes behind Class 5A Kapaun Mt. Carmel, which shot a 290 to win easily. Manhattan shot ...

  • Indians cruise to doubleheader sweep of Emporia Mhs bsb-denoble-1.phatch

    The Manhattan High baseball team continued its strong spring with a pair of wins against the Emporia Spartans at Norvell Field Friday afternoon. The Indians won 9-1 in the first game before securing a 6-1 victory in Game 2 to complete the sweep. Despite the positive results and another strong pitching ...

  • MHS swimmers win at Great Bend

    As the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team prepares for the postseason, Friday afternoon’s trip to Great Bend resulted in another strong performance and another meet win for the Indians. Scoring 441 team points, Manhattan finished 80 points ahead of second-place Andover, using its depth to run away with the ...

  • MHS boys 1st, girls 6th at Seaman Relays

    Facing plenty of tough competition, the Manhattan High track and field teams had a solid day at the Seaman Relays Friday afternoon in Topeka. The boys’ team kept rolling, finishing 40 points ahead of Bishop Carroll with 118 team points, while the girls’ team took sixth place with 45 team points. Manhattan’s ...

  • MHS soccer defeats Wichita Heights, 3-1

    With just two weeks left in the regular season, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team is doing everything it can to finish strong in hopes of another long postseason run. Friday’s 3-1 road win over Wichita Heights is a step in the right direction. Manhattan took a 2-1 lead ...

  • Olathe Northwest beats Indians in home tennis dual Mhstennissingles-1.phatch

    With a trip to Emporia on Friday for a rescheduled six-team tournament and a home dual Saturday at City Park, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team stayed busy over the weekend. The Indians, not playing at full strength all weekend, saw their run of first-place tournament finishes come to an ...

  • Indians hold on to beat Hayden Mhs19.phatch

    While the Manhattan High soccer team has seven wins to its credit this season, head coach Mike Sanchez has been waiting to see his team play to its potential against some of the tougher teams on the schedule. Monday night against Hayden, Sanchez got his wish, as the Indians defeated ...

  • MHS tennis wins 3rd straight

    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team continued its recent hot streak at tournaments, winning for the third time in the last five days. Each member of the team finished in the top three at Monday’s tournament, which divided the 12 teams into two pools before a crossover round at the ...

  • MHS golf takes 2nd at Topeka West Invite

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team turned in a solid day at the Topeka West Invitational on Monday afternoon, finishing in second place behind league rival Washburn Rural. The Indians shot a 322, winning a tiebreaker over Seaman while finishing three strokes behind Rural, who with a 319. Cole Dillon was the ...










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