After losing twice to Derby last season, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team opened its season on a positive note with an 80-63 win over the Panthers Friday night behind 27 points from Alex Stitt and 25 from Payton Stephens.
The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team opened its season with a 53-47 win over Derby Friday night, despite a scrappy effort from the visiting Panthers.
After last season’s Manhattan High wrestling team sent 11 athletes to the state tournament and brought home six medals, this year’s team will be looking to reload with an influx of youth and new talent.
It was a nice start to the season for Wamego on Thursday, as both teams opened with home victories over Rossville.
At Randolph, the season got off to a slow start for the Blue Valley Rams on Thursday, as they opened the season with a 65-37 blowout loss to Washington County.
At Hays, Riley County opened with a tough task at the Hays City Shootout, falling in the first round, 79-37.
At Hays, Madison and Makayla Vargo combined for 26 points as Riley County won its opening game of the Hays City Shootout 54-27 over host-team Hays.
At Randolph, Washington County proved to be too much for Blue Valley on Thursday, as the Rams got smacked, 62-31.
At some point during the upcoming basketball season, Manhattan High head boys’ basketball coach Tim Brooks expects to have some decent depth when he looks to his bench.
The Manhattan High boys’ swimming and diving team opened up the season with a second-place finish at the Topeka West Invitational on Wednesday, finishing behind league foe Washburn Rural.
Perhaps the biggest adjustment this year’s Manhattan High girls’ basketball team will make is learning to play without Elayna Spilker.
A year after fielding a record-sized boys’ swimming and diving team, Manhattan High swim coach Jerry Carpenter is down to around 30 athletes this winter.
The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team picked up its fourth win of the season Tuesday night, defeating Barclay College 74-64 in Manhattan.
The First Presbyterian Church in Manhattan is hosting its second annual “Jingle Bell Run” on Sunday, Dec.
The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost a double-overtime 40-35 heartbreaker to Washburn Rural last week.
The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team defeated Abilene 28-21 last week to improve to 4-3 on the year.
The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team is ranked seventh in Class 6A to start the season, according to the KBCA rankings that were released Monday.
Seven members of the Manhattan Cross Cross Country Club competed over the weekend at the Cross Country Coaches National Youth Championships in Louisville, Ky.
All-state and All-Centennial League teams were announced this week, with several Manhattan Indian soccer players honored.
After a season that included a second-round playoff game and a Centennial League title, the Manhattan High football team landed four individuals on the all-league first team — occupying seven spots — while head coach Joe Schartz was named Centennial League coach of the year.
The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost to Salina-Lakewood on Tuesday, 33-25, to fall to 3-3 on the season.
Reid Buchanan, a former Manhattan High standout and junior cross country runner at Kansas, has qualified for the NCAA championships, finishing 12th at the Midwest Regional race in Ames, Iowa, last Friday.
Former Manhattan High soccer standout Jordan Donohoue was named to the all-conference First Team on Monday for her play at Concordia (Seward, Neb.
The Eisenhower Middle School eighth girls’ basketball team swept Junction City in two games Tuesday afternoon.
After orally committing this past summer, Bret Fehr made it official Monday.
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