Sports

  • MHS edges Olathe North in final race Brady200im.mercury

    Win, lose or draw, it’s more exciting for the athletes and the crowd when a swim meet comes down to the final race. In Wednesday’s five-team meet at the KSU Natatorium, Manhattan needed a strong finish in the final race of the day, the 400 freestyle relay, to move ...

  • MHS bowlers compete in Topeka tournament

    The Manhattan High bowling teams competed in a five-team baker-format tournament at Westridge Lanes in Topeka on Tuesday. The Manhattan boys’ team took third place with a 1,008 score, while the girls’ team took fourth with an 831. The boys finished behind Seaman (1,236) and Shawnee Heights (1,087), but managed to beat Emporia (931) and ...

  • Indians remain unbeaten at 8-0

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team held off Washburn Rural in the fourth quarter for a 56-52 win to stay undefeated Tuesday night in Topeka. Manhattan led most of the game but had to fight off a pesky Rural team that wouldn’t go away and cut the lead to ...

  • MHS girls fall short at Rural

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team had several chances to complete an unlikely comeback against Washburn Rural Tuesday night in Topeka, but couldn’t seal the deal at the end in a 54-52 loss. After facing a 31-16 halftime deficit and playing from behind most of the night, Manhattan came ...

  • Valley Heights slams Clifton Clyde

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights jumped ahead early and didn’t look back in a 63-38 win over Clifton Clyde. Backed by big performances from Jo Roepke and Kayla Smith, the Mustangs led 15-7 after one quarter and 27-14 at halftime. Valley Heights outscored Clifton Clyde 36-24 in the second ...

  • RILEY COUNTY 51, ST. MARYS 20

    At Riley, Riley County led 19-3 after the first quarter and cruised to victory in a 51-20 win over St. Marys. The lead was extended to 32-10 at halftime, and the Falcons added 19 points in the second half. Jordan Clouse led the way for the Falcons with 15 points, while Alyssa ...

  • CENTRALIA 51, FRANKFORT 44

    At Centralia, Frankfort had three players in double-figure scoring, but the Wildcats couldn’t overcome a 20-point performance from Centralia’s Katie Glatczak in a 51-44 loss on the road. Frankfort led 12-9 after the first quarter, but Centralia battled back to tie the game at 26 at halftime. Centralia took ...

  • AXTELL 68, BLUE VALLEY 50

    At Axtell, Blue Valley took a loss on the road on Tuesday, falling to Axtell 68-50. Megan Plummer led the Rams’ effort with 18 points, while two players combined for 48 for Axtell. ...

  • ROSSVILLE 61, ROCK CREEK 60

    At Rossville, Rock Creek made a furious comeback but came just short on Tuesday, falling to Rossville 61-60. Rossville had a 20-13 lead after the first quarter, and Rock Creek cut in slightly by halftime to trail 32-27. The Mustangs trailed 45-40 going into the fourth period, and outscored Rossville 20 ...

  • JEFFERSON WEST 42, WAMEGO 26

    At Jefferson West, Wamego hung around for three quarters, but got slammed in the fourth in a 42-26 loss to Jefferson West. Jeff West led 13-8 after the first quarter and 22-13 at halftime. The third quarter was slow, with the Red Raiders outscoring Jefferson West 4-2. Jefferson West won ...

  • VALLEY HEIGHTS 74, CLIFTON CLYDE 61

    At Blue Rapids, Anthony Edwards scored 26 points to help lead Valley Heights to a 74-61 win over Clifton Clyde. Edwards scored 15 points in the fourth quarter to help the Mustangs pull away for the win, after leading 45-37 coming into the period. Valley Heights led 14-10 after the first quarter ...

  • CENTRALIA 60, FRANKFORT 45

    At Centralia, Frankfort led early, but couldn’t hold on in a 60-45 loss to Centralia. The Wildcats led 10-8 after the first quarter, but saw their fortunes reversed at halftime with Centralia ahead 28-20. Centralia extended the lead more in the third quarter, outscoring Frankfort 24-12 to lead 52-32. ...










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