Sports

  • 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 ...

  • MHS closes TOC with loss to Maize

    DODGE CITY — It looked like Manhattan High was going to get a come-from-behind victory Saturday over the Maize in the third-place game of the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions at United Wireless Arena. But the Indians couldn’t keep the pressure going after working so hard to regain the lead, ...

  • Hays defeats MHS in tourney semis

    DODGE CITY — It was close, but not enough Friday night, as the Manhattan High boy’ basketball team could not overcome a poor third quarter, losing to Hays, 42-36, in the 71st Annual Tournament of Champions semifinal at United Wireless Arena. Manhattan lost to Maize, 51-47, in the third-place game on ...

  • MHS girls squeak past Spartans in OT

    EMPORIA — Manhattan head coach Scott Mall knows his team has the most success when it controls the tempo and the flow of the game on both ends of the floor. Just weeks after routing Emporia by 26 at home, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got away from that mentality in ...

  • Wamego boys lose to Hillsboro, take 4th

    In the third-place game of the Trojan Classic on Saturday, the Wamego boys’ basketball team couldn’t keep pace with the host Trojans after taking an early lead, losing 60-47 to fall to 1-2 on the weekend against a loaded field. Wamego (6-6) led 17-12 after the first quarter but ...

  • TMP 61, Riley Co. 42

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons gave up big runs to the TMP Monarchs in the second and fourth quarters in the fifth-place game at the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro to end the weekend with a 1-2 mark and in sixth place. Brice Brummett had 16 points to lead the Falcons, while Trace ...










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