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  • Indians win 10 events to open season

    The Manhattan High track team saw solid performances on a cool day in Topeka on Thursday, picking up several golds at the Jerry Beardslee Invitational at Washburn Rural. On the boys’ side, Chris Martin won the 400 meters with a time of 50.25, while Tre Daniels captured first in the 100 dash at 10.64. ...

  • Allen pleased with Indians’ start at Rural

    So far, so good for the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team. Though it was an unscored team invitational, Indians’ coach Joyce Allen was pleased with her team’s showing at Washburn Rural to open the season Tuesday. Camden Adams went 3-1 on the day to finish fifth, beating teammate Carter ...

  • Indians take second at home swim meet Kellywichmann 200im.phatch

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim team took second place on Wednesday in a five-team meet at the Kansas State Natatorium. The Indians scored 366 team points, losing out to first-place Lawrence Free State, which had 465 points. Maize South was third with 258 points, while Junction City scored 105 and Maize had 96. MHS coach ...

  • MHS soccer routs Chargers 8-0 Mhssoccer22.phatch

    Playing its first match at home against Topeka West, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team got its first win of the season Tuesday night, soundly defeating the Chargers 8-0. While it wasn’t a complete performance in the eyes of head coach Mike Sanchez, it was close. Manhattan outshot the ...

  • Price named league player of the year

    After an undefeated Centennial League title run and a trip to the Class 6A state tournament, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has seen its share of postseason honors roll in. Tuesday, the all-Centennial League teams were announced, with the Indians sweeping two of the major awards. Darby Price, who ...

  • Indians split opener with Derby, East

    Especially in the spring, it’s hard to tell exactly what to expect in a team’s season opener. With only a handful of outside practices, the speed of the game ramps up when everything counts, often leading to inconsistent play. That’s what plagued the Manhattan High baseball team, ...

  • MHS starts season in Wichita B1.41713.mhsbb12.phatch

    A year ago, the Manhattan High baseball team made it to state with a roster dominated by juniors and just one sophomore. This year, the majority of those underclassmen are back, creating one of the most senior-laden teams in the program’s history, each with the goal of getting back ...

  • MHS tennis hopes depth pays off

    As the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team opens its season today at Washburn Rural, head coach Joyce Allen feels good about the depth her team has to start 2014. For Allen, who is returning as boys’ coach after a 10-year hiatus, Manhattan’s young stable of tennis players is encouraging to ...

  • Rock Creek softball loses doubleheader

    The Rock Creek softball team opened the season on the road Friday night against a tough Mission Valley squad — losing the doubleheader, 5-4 and 6-5.  Mustangs’ pitcher Blair Campbell had a strong effort in Game 1, giving up only one earned run and striking out five. Rock Creek struck early ...

  • All Mid-East league teams released

    Rock Creek and Riley County were well-represented on the All Mid-East League basketball teams, with both placing several players between the two teams. The Rock Creek boys landed Carson Becker, Jared Garcia and Ryan Schneider on the first team, while Nate Berard earned an honorable mention. Riley County placed a ...

  • Wamego places eight on NCKL teams

    The Wamego girls’ team placed three on the North Central Kansas League first team and the boys added three as well as Wamego landed eight players on the NCKL basketball teams. The girls had Kaylee Page and Lanie Page, along with Allison Seufert on the first team. Caitlyn Claussen received ...

  • MHS loses opener at BV West

    After Thursday’s season-opening game at Topeka High was postponed, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was relegated back to practice, forced to wait until Saturday to begin its season. Facing a tough Blue Valley West squad on the road, the Indians fell 3-0 to open the season with a ...










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