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  • Wabaunsee 12, Valley Heights 7

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs saw their two-game winning streak come to a close in a 12-7 loss at home to Wabaunsee. Individual statistics were not available for this contest. Valley Heights goes on the road next week for a game at Republic County. ...

  • Topeka High beats Indians in district opener, 41-14

    TOPEKA – A tough first half was too much to overcome for Manhattan in a 41-14 loss to Topeka High on Friday at Hummer Sports Park. Manhattan was much more disciplined and competitive in the second half, but couldn’t make up any ground against the Trojans. After Topeka High took ...

  • MHS has no trouble with Scots on senior night, win 6-0 Mhssoccer107.mercury

    In every sport, the distraction of senior night can make focusing on the actual game more difficult. With 13 seniors on the roster, those distractions were only amplified Thursday night in a home match with Highland Park. Fortunately, the Indians were able to come out firing on all cylinders against an ...

  • Lei ready for final run at state Cathy vert.mercury

    Manhattan High’s Cathy Lei has one goal for the Class 6A state tennis tournament this weekend in Olathe, and it ultimately has nothing to do with which medal she brings home. The senior just wants to play well. Of course, she’d like to finish higher than last year ...

  • Indians ready to start district play

    As frustrating as last week’s overtime loss to Junction City was for the Manhattan High football team, it can’t be undone. If the Indians want to set up a rematch in the playoffs, which could easily happen in the first or second rounds depending on who else is ...

  • Cameron: Cueto was acquired for these big games Royalscolor2.mercury

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Don’t pay the ransom. They’ve found Johnny Cueto. Great news, obviously, but if you believe the Royals — and by now, we have no reason to think they’re only woofing — then Wednesday night’s 7-2 victory over Houston to clinch the American League Division Series ...

  • MHS soccer wins rematch with Grizzlies, 2-0 Mhs10.mercury

    In the second game of the season, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team managed to defeat Wichita Northwest, 5-0, in the opening game of the Titan Classic in Wichita. The rematch two months later was far more competitive. The Indians scored a goal in the first four minutes of the ...

  • Indians drop two matches at Rural quad

    Manhattan head volleyball coach Lisa Kinderknecht knows there isn’t much time left in the regular season to get her team ready for postseason competition, which is why she came away from Tuesday’s quad in Topeka wanting more. The Indians went 1-2 at the Washburn Rural quad, dropping matches ...

  • MHS golf takes 2nd at regional

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team advanced to next week’s Class 6A state tournament with a second-place finish at the Wichita Southeast regional at L.W. Clapp Golf Course in Wichita. The Indians shot a 375 to finish in second place well ahead of third-place Gardner-Edgerton, which shot a 403, and ...

  • Junction City beats Manhattan with OT field goal 8.mercury

    Manhattan High’s 17-14 overtime loss to Junction City was hard to stomach for the Tribe players Friday night in almost every aspect, except for one silver lining. The Indians might see Junction City again if they advance to the playoffs. If the two teams were to meet, Manhattan would ...

  • Falcon run game pushes back St. Marys Rileyco10.mercury

    RILEY — Even with a late push by St. Marys in the fourth quarter, the Riley County defense and running game kept the Falcons in control for the entirety of their 31-14 win. The win marked two in a row for the Falcons after losing two straight to Mid-East League powerhouses ...

  • Lei, Bieker advance to state tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team qualified both its singles players for the Class 6A state tennis tournament next weekend at the College Boulevard Activity Center in Olathe. Both Cathy Lei and Lexi Bieker advanced through the bracket in singles, with Lei winning the regional and Bieker taking fourth place. ...












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