Wednesday, November 25, 2015


  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Centralia 32, Rock Creek 18

    At Centralia, in a winner-makes-the-playoffs scenario, Centralia took the prize by beating Rock Creek, 32-18, on Thursday night.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Marysville 34, Riley County 18

    At Marysville, Riley County couldn’t keep up in the second half as Marysville punched its ticket to the playoffs and ended the Falcons’ season.

  • Area Schools | October 30, 2015

    Jackson Heights 24, Valley Heights 6

    At Blue Rapids, Jackson Heights ended Valley Heights’ season on Thursday in a 24-6 win.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    MHS looks to cap season with win

    For the second consecutive year, the Manhattan High football team will end its season playing against Washburn Rural with just pride on the line after being eliminated from playoff contention in Week 8.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    French, Lambert with historic season for Indians


    Kirkland Lambert freely admits that scoring goals in soccer is fun. But as the third-seeded Manhattan High boys’ soccer team prepares for tonight’s Class 6A regional final against Hutchinson at Bishop Stadium, Lambert has learned a new lesson.

  • Columns |General Activities | October 29, 2015

    Cameron: Now, we start playing by the NL’s rules

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — So far it’s been golden. Two games, two wins. But now the World Series moves to New York, and an entirely new phase.

  • Manhattan High School | October 28, 2015

    MHS soccer overcomes sluggish first half in 4-0 win


    As a No. 3 seed in the Class 6A playoffs hosting a No. 14 seed, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team was supposed to make quick work of the visiting Derby Panthers on Tuesday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • Columns |General Activities | October 26, 2015

    Cameron: Get to know a little about the mystery Mets

    The Big Apple is no place to hide if you’re trying to keep a low profile. And yet the Mets managed to remain anonymous for a spectacularly long time during the 2015 baseball season.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2015

    Firebirds finish strong, beat Indians 31-14

    The Firebirds would go on to score 17 unanswered points in the fourth quarter amidst three untimely Manhattan turnovers to turn the game around and win 31-14 while dashing the Tribe’s playoff hopes.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Falcons hold off Minneapolis in 53-31 win


    RILEY — When the momentum quickly shifted the other direction, Riley County might have been experiencing a slight case of déjà vu on Friday against Minneapolis.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2015

    MHS volleyball heading back to state

    After missing the Class 6A state tournament last season, the Manhattan High volleyball team is heading back to Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | October 24, 2015

    Indians sweep at JC regional, advance to state

    In preparing for Saturday’s Class 6A regional cross country meet in Junction City this week, Manhattan High head coach Susan Melgares said her Indians didn’t necessarily need to be at their best to advance to next week’s state meet.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Wamego clinches playoff spot

    At Lindsborg, Wamego trailed at halftime by two but took the lead in the third quarter and shut out the Vikings in the second half to come up with a key district win, 18-14, and clinch a Class 4A-Div. II playoff berth.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Frankfort 58, Southern Cloud 8

    At Miltonvale, Frankfort had no trouble taking care of business against winless Southern Cloud Friday night on the road.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Axtell 60, BV-Randolph 12

    At Randolph, Axtell took a 46-0 lead into the second quarter before calling off the dogs against the Rams in a lopsided district win.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Nemaha Central 40, Rock Creek 14

    At Flush, Rock Creek trailed 27-6 at halftime and couldn’t make up any difference in the second half against a talented Nemaha Central team.

  • Area Schools | October 24, 2015

    Republic Co. 26, Valley Heights 21

    At Belleville, Valley Heights took a break from district play in a close loss to Republic County.

  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2015

    Free State beats Indians, 31-14

    LAWRENCE – The Manhattan High football team hung tough with Lawrence Free State for three quarters Friday night before miscues and turnovers caught up with the Indians in the final period in a 31-14 loss on the road.

  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2015

    Mittie, Fief lead MHS volleyball to sub-state

    If Madi Fief or Maddie Mittie need a breather during Saturday’s Class 6A sub-state tournament at Washburn Rural, head coach Lisa Kinderknecht has options.

  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2015

    Indians rout Blue Jays, 11-1

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team wrapped up the regular season in style with an 11-1 rout of Centennial League foe Junction City on the road Thursday evening.

  • Area Schools | October 23, 2015

    Rock Creek softball recognized for efforts in classroom

    The 2015 Rock Creek softball team has recently been recognized by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association based on their academics.

  • Manhattan High School | October 22, 2015

    Indians essentially in must-win game on Friday

    After a difficult loss to Topeka High last week to start district play, the Manhattan High football team is fully aware of the importance of Friday’s game at Lawrence Free State.

  • Columns |General Activities | October 22, 2015

    Game 5, maybe series, turned on one pitch

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    Thousands of baseball games have turned on one pitch. It happened to the Royals on Wednesday, pushing the American League Championship Series back to Kauffman Stadium with Kansas City still up 3-2.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2015

    Indians finish fourth at state tourney

    After an up-and-down regular season with an extremely young team, it was hard to predict what kind of performance the Manhattan High girls’ golf team would have at the Class 6A state tournament at Andover’s Terradyne Country Club.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2015

    MHS soccer routs Topeka West, 10-0

    With two more matches against this week before the start of the playoffs, Manhattan head boys’ soccer coach Frank Alonso wanted his team to play with intensity and take care of business.


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