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  • Cold temps slow down MHS bowlers Mhs bowling (2).phatch

    As the temperature dropped in Manhattan Monday afternoon, so did the scores for most of the high school bowlers competing on a frigid day in Manhattan’s quadrangular meet at Little Apple Lanes. Manhattan hosted its first tournament of the season, with the girls’ team taking second place and the ...

  • Wamego girls still No. 1

    It’s another week at No. 1 for the Wamego girls as they remain atop the Class 4A-DI KBCA rankings. The Riley County girls checked in at No. 2 in 3A and the Valley Heights girls are No. 2 in 1A-D1. At 9-1 overall and still unbeaten in Centennial League play, the Manhattan ...

  • Royals caravan coming to Manhattan, Fort Riley

    The annual Royals Caravan begins this week with stops in cities across Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas and Nebraska. A “Salute to the Military” trip will be Feb. 4 when the caravan visits Manhattan and Ft. Riley. Scheduled participants include Hall of Fame third baseman George Brett, Royals Hall of Famer John Mayberry ...

  • Valley Heights girls win TVL tourney

    Playing against host-school and undefeated Washington County on Saturday night, the second-seeded Valley Heights girls’ basketball team upset Tigers, 31-28, to win the Twin Valley League tournament. In a tight back-and-forth game, Valley Heights (11-1, 5-1 Twin Valley) went to halftime tied with the Tigers at 11, but took a four-point ...

  • Doniphan West 39, Frankfort 34

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament in Washington, the Wildcats took a two-point lead after the first quarter, but were outscored in each of the following three quarters to fall to Doniphan West. Ashley Joseph scored 12 points, with Maura Kennedy adding seven. Frankfort (2-9, 1 ...

  • Valley Heights 53, Linn 40

    In the third-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament, Valley Heights (10-2, 5-1 Twin Valley) took an 11-point lead to halftime and led by 17 heading into the fourth quarter in a game that was never particularly close. Gage Woodyard scored 13 points, with Elijah Smith adding 12 and Charles Musil scoring 11. ...

  • Frankfort 54, Doniphan West 49

    In Frankfort’s final consolation game at the Twin Valley League tournament, the Wildcats overcame a nine-point halftime deficit with a strong second half, outscoring Doniphan West by 10 in the third quarter and by four in the fourth to complete the rally. Adam Koch scored 15 points to lead all scorers, ...

  • MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.  MCC defeated Central Christian College of the Bible on Friday night, 80-74, in Moberly, Mo., and then traveled to St. Louis where it defeated St. Louis Christian College,  92-60. ...

  • Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide — who all went 5-0 — the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night. “We didn’t wrestle very well as a team, but it was enough to get the job done this time,” Mustangs head coach Dan ...

  • MHS wrestling fundraiser set for Tuesday at Chipotle

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is having a Chipotle night fundraiser on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 5-8 p.m.  Come out to Chipotle to support the Indians’ wrestling team and meet the high school wrestlers and coaches. When ordering, please mention you are there to support MHS wrestling.  The ...

  • Melgares named Coach of the Year

    Fresh off her first cross country team title in 10 years as head coach at Manhattan, Susan Melgares was honored as the Kansas Cross Country Track and Field Coaches Association Class 6A boys’ coach of the year. Melgares also won the Class 6A girls award in 2005. The Manhattan boys won the ...

  • Wamego girls stay perfect, beat Falcons

    HILLSBORO — It was perhaps the most high-profile girls’ matchup in the area Saturday night as Class 4A Div. I No. 1 Wamego squared off against Class 3A No. 2 Riley County in a battle of unbeatens. It just happened to be played about two hours south of either school as the Red ...












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