Sunday, February 7, 2016



Sports

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2016

    Wichman rolls school-record 773 at home meet

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    In years past, Dustin Wichman’s efforts on the hardwood at Little Apple Lanes Monday would have brought home a gold medal and bolstered the Indians’  chances at a team title.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    Indians take 3rd at TOC

    DODGE CITY — Since he became head coach of the Manhattan High boys’ basketball last season, Benji George hasn’t had many chances to motivate his team after a loss.

  • Pro Sports | January 23, 2016

    Cameron: Royals’ success about ‘managing change’

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When you’ve been to the World Series in back-to-back seasons — and won the thing on your second trip — criticism of the general manager seems almost bizarre.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS wrestling dominant at Blue Valley Northwest

    The Manhattan High wrestling team did more than just bring home the team title from the Husky Invitational at Blue Valley Northwest.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    Mustangs top Centralia in overtime

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights won its fourth straight game and fifth in the last six tries with a 60-57 overtime victory over Centralia on Friday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS boys lose heartbreaker to East in OT

    It’s never easy to lose, especially after an historic start to the season with 10 straight wins, but what made the Indians’ 57-53 overtime loss to Wichita East at the Tournament of Champions was the way it happened.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS girls lose at Emporia, 46-34

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team traveled to Emporia Friday night, dropping a game to the league-leading Spartans, 46-34.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    HANOVER 58, FRANKFORT 46

    At Frankfort, Hanover used a big second half to get past Frankfort and advance to the fifth-place game of the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    HILLSBORO 61, RILEY CO. 52

    At Hillsboro, the Riley County Falcons couldn’t comeback from an early deficit on Friday, losing 61-52 in the consolation round of the Hillsboro tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    ROCK CREEK 76, LABETTE CO. 64

    At Burlington, Rock Creek pulled away in a shootout with Labette County in the opened round of the Burlington tournament on Friday.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    BV-RANDOLPH 39, ONAGA 29

    At Frankfort, Blue Valley got off to a good start and held on the rest of the way in a consolation win over Onaga.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    CLAY CENTER 40, RILEY CO. 33

    At Hillsboro, Riley County couldn’t overcome a difficult start and lost a semi-final game against Clay Center in the Hillsborn tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    HANOVER 47, FRANKFORT 39

    At Frankfort, Hanover jumped ahead early and held its advantage in a 47-39 win over Frankfort in the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    SABETHA 52, ROCK CREEK 27

    At Burlington, Rock Creek struggled to score more than 10 points in a period after the first quarter, losing 52-27 to Sabetha in the Burlington tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    VALLEY HEIGHTS 47, WASHINGTON CO. 31

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights used a big second quarter to pull away and beat Washington County in the Twin Valley League tournament.

  • Area Schools | January 23, 2016

    WAMEGO 54, EUDORA 26

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego jumped out to a big lead after the first quarter and coasted to a 54-26 win at the Tonganoxie tournament.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS boys take 3rd at TOC, beat Maize 70-53

    DODGE CITY – The Manhattan High boys’ basketball took control early before fending off a rally attempt by Maize in the third quarter en route to a 70-53 win in the third-place game of the Dodge City Tournament of Champions Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2016

    MHS boys lose heartbreaker to East in OT

    Most unbeaten streaks come to an end just as Manhattan High’s did Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 22, 2016

    MHS eases past Hutch, gets East in TOC semis

    DODGE CITY — With some of the state’s best teams likely waiting in the semifinals at the Dodge City Tournament of Champions, the Manhattan High basketball team first had to take care of business against a one-win Hutchinson team on Thursday.

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2016

    Indians get sneak peek at top league schools

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    Most years, only a handful of the 10 teams in the Centennial League have legitimate hopes of winning a Centennial League title in boys’ swimming and diving.

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2016

    Wamego cruises to Tonganoxie final

    The Wamego boys’ basketball team stayed undefeated and won easily over Jefferson West on Wednesday, beating the Tigers 74-46 and reserving a place in Saturday’s championship game against Eudora.

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2016

    MHS boys advance at TOC, beat Hutch 55-35

    DODGE CITY – The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team took care of business in its opening-round game at the Dodge City Tournament of Champions, defeating Hutchinson 55-35 to advance to Friday’s semifinals.

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2016

    DESOTO 43, WAMEGO 30

    Wamego closed out its run in pool play with a 13-point loss to DeSoto, maintaining a small lead through each of the first two quarters and taking a 21-19 halftime lead.

  • Manhattan High School | January 20, 2016

    Indians preparing for ‘state’ at TOC

    How much success Manhattan High has at this weekend’s Tournament of Champions in Dodge City could be a strong indicator of how the Indians might fare at the Class 6A state basketball tournament in March, should they get that far.

  • Area Schools | January 20, 2016

    Riley girls edge Republic County at Trojan Classic

    Playing in the opening round of the Trojan Classic in Hillsboro, the Riley County girls held off a late rally attempt by the Buffaloes in a 47-43 win Tuesday.

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