Sports

  • Herrs sets Big 12 javelin record

    Former Rock Creek standout Liz Herrs set the Big 12 Championship women’s javelin record on Friday as she won for Oklahoma at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship. Herrs was crowned champion after hit a mark of 189-05, giving her the second best mark in Oklahoma history. ...

  • Wamego wins NCKL meet

    The Wamego boys’ and girls’ track teams won the North Central Kansas League titles on Friday. The Wamego girls scored 142 team points to easily take the title by nearly 30 points. The Wamego boys edged Abilene with 156.50 points to the Cowboys’ 142. The girls’ team got a fourth-place finish from Maddie Vontz ...

  • MHS basketball camp dates announced

    New Manhattan High boys’ basketball head coach Benji George will conduct his first set of basketball camps this summer, with help from his staff and former players. George will hold two camps at the Manhattan West campus this summer the week of June 30-July 3. The early-morning session (8-10 a.m.) ...

  • MHS tennis team caps season at state

    Coming into the Class 6A boys’ tennis tournament in Wichita over the weekend, schools from Johnson County had won six straight team titles and were heavily favored to add a seventh. They did just that, with Shawnee Mission East winning its third straight tennis crown and no player outside the ...

  • Indians win league swimming meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving only won two events at Friday’s Centennial League meet in Topeka at the Capitol Federal Natatorium. The Indians still won the title, though. Scoring 417 team points, Manhattan edged Emporia (386) and Washburn Rural (372) to claim the league crown back from Washburn Rural, who ...

  • Bradley named to dance team

    TOPEKA — Kelsey Bradley, of Manhattan, has been named to the Washburn University Dancing Blues. The team is a group dedicated to professional, appropriate and entertaining performances that exhibit school spirit at athletic and other campus events. Bradley will be a freshman at Washburn in the fall. ...

  • MHS teams sweep league track meet

    Each year at the Centennial League track meet, the names change, but the results stay the same for Manhattan High. Both the boys’ and girls’ track teams continued their streaks of dominance, with the boys’ winning the league team title for the seventh consecutive year while the girls’ made it ...

  • Turnley leads young MHS tennis team to state tournament Mhstennisdoubles-1.phatch

    Compared to the rest of his Manhattan High tennis teammates, Jonathan Turnley is something of an elder statesman. The lone senior on a team filled mostly with sophomores, Turnley has been the right-hand man for head coach Joyce Allen, helping her re-acclimate to coaching boys’ tennis, while also providing leadership ...

  • MHS soccer edges Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team wrapped up the regular season with a 1-0 win over Shawnee Heights on the road Thursday evening. The Indians got a single goal in the 23rd minute from Kelli Stockton on a ball from Emma Samenus in the first period, which proved to be ...

  • MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team got a glimpse of the postseason golf landscape and fared well on Wednesday afternoon in Lawrence, taking third place with a 308 team score. The Indians finished behind Washburn Rural, which shot a 296, and Shawnee Mission East, which shot a 305. Individually, Cole Dillon shot a 72 ...

  • Indians stomp rival Junction City, 8-0 Mhs1910-jube.phatch

    This is how senior nights are supposed to go. Playing the regular season finale against rival-Junction City, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team represented its seniors well in an 8-0 win over the Blue Jays on Tuesday at Bishop Stadium. Of the Indians’ eight seniors, six had either a goal ...

  • Indians sweep Rural to win league Denoble.phatch

    The Manhattan High baseball team knew exactly what it was playing for against the Washburn Rural Junior Blues when it arrived at Norvell Field Tuesday afternoon. A Centennial League title, the top seed at next week’s regional, and the chance for Manhattan’s 13 seniors to win on senior day ...










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