Sports

  • MHS wrestlers take 2nd at league meet Mhswrestle wallace.phatch

    Coming into this year’s Centennial League wrestling meet at Manhattan High, most everyone in attendance knew it was going to end in a battle between the two state-ranked heavyweights, as the hometown Manhattan Indians faced off against the Junction City Blue Jays. While Manhattan led for part of the ...

  • Riley County girls smother Rock Creek for 50-19 win Rileygirls5.phatch

    Nicolas Wahl .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_oYUMhiTKhs'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team hosted a clinic Friday night, blitzing Rock Creek with a first-quarter ...

  • Rock Creek boys run past Riley County Rileyboys4.phatch

    RILEY — One might assume Rock Creek head coach Jim Johnston would be nothing but pleased after his boys finished dominating Riley County in nearly every phase of the Mustangs’ 69-48 win over the Falcons Friday night. Not so much. Because as the coach admonished his team in the locker room ...

  • Frankfort edges Rams, 48-47 Frankfortbvbb (2).phatch

    RANDOLPH — Close, but not close enough. That’s how the season has gone for Blue Valley as coach Nick Evans’ squad wrote another painful chapter on the season against Frankfort, as the Rams dropped a heartbreaking 48-47 game to the Wildcats. “It’s been a struggle for these guys, but ...

  • Frankfort girls defeat Blue Valley, 43-37

    RANDOLPH — After getting down 18-8, Blue Valley was able to regroup to push the Frankfort Wildcats to the brink. Even though the Rams lost 43-37, Bridgett Henry’s team is young and Friday’s finish was another tough learning lesson for Blue Valley. “I knew it was going to be ...

  • MHS boys beat Topeka High

    TOPEKA — Despite taking 22 fewer shots than its opponent Friday night, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team managed to keep the Topeka High Trojans at bay and win 56-44 in the team’s second game without head coach Tim Brooks. Brooks’ suspension continued despite a meeting with school administrators Thursday afternoon. ...

  • MHS girls pull away late against Trojans

    TOPEKA — It wasn’t always easy, but the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team managed to pull away from Topeka High and preserve its undefeated mark in Centennial League play with a 45-30 win Friday night on the road. Manhattan used an 11-0 run in the third and fourth quarters to ...

  • MHS bowlers sweep at Sacred Heart

    The Manhattan High bowling teams swept the Sacred Heart quadrangular Thursday at All-Star Lanes in Salina, finishing first in both the girls’ and boys’ divisions. A hot start for the Indians proved to be enough despite lower scores in the final game of the afternoon. “On both teams, we started ...

  • Brooks meets with MHS administrators

    Six days after being suspended as head boys’ basketball coach at Manhattan High, Tim Brooks met with school administrators Thursday afternoon to discuss the allegations behind the school’s internal investigation of the longtime coach. Brooks confirmed the meeting took place, but declined to go into further detail. With Friday’ ...

  • Snow slows Indians’ signing day Mhs15-1.phatch

    With national signing day typically comes celebrations among family and friends, as well as visits from coaches old and new as each student signs their name on the dotted line and solidifies their future plans. While the eight students scheduled to sign letters of intent at Manhattan High today will ...

  • Both MHS teams finish 2nd at home Kateimer.phatch

    In the final home tournament of the season, the Manhattan High bowling teams each took second place Monday afternoon at Little Apple Lanes. In the four-team event, Washburn Rural finished first in both divisions. On the boys’ side, Manhattan finished with a team score of 2,617, just 17 pins short of Rural’ ...

  • Royals caravan to the area cancelled

    The last leg of the Kansas City Royals caravan, scheduled for Manhattan and Fort Riley today, has been canceled due to the impending winter weather in the area. The “Salute to the Military” trip was scheduled to visit future and current members of the military in the area. ...










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