The Manhattan Optimist Sting traveled to Kansas City and brought home first place last weekend.
The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs fastpitch softball team played in the Pitch for the Cure Tournament in Lincoln, Neb., last weekend.
The Manhattan High softball team finished with three players on the all-Centennial League softball teams.
TOPEKA — The Rock Creek baseball team won its first state title in baseball with its Class 4A-Division II championship Monday afternoon at Hummer Sports Park.
TOPEKA — Sometimes, even baseball can be a game of inches.
For 13 innings Sunday afternoon at Hummer Sports Complex, the Rock Creek softball team was calm, in control and cruising on its way toward the Class 4A Division II state championship game.
TOPEKA — After his team survived an upset bid to edge Colby 3-2 in Sunday’s state quarterfinals, Rock Creek baseball coach Shane Sieben said he knew just because his team was the top seed in the Class 4A Division II field, it didn’t mean his school’s name was already engraved on the championship plaque.
The Indians missed the chance to run the finals of the 4x400 relay after being disqualified in Friday’s preliminary race. The Indians had the fastest qualifying time in their heat and would only have needed a third-place finish or better to edge Olathe East.
WICHITA — Only one other Class 1A team besides the Valley Heights boys scored more than 40 points over the weekend at the state track meet.
Despite entering the tournament as the No. 8 seed, Riverton won three straight games to claim the Class 3A title at Tointon Family Stadium on Friday.
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