The Manhattan High girls’ golf team rebounded from a tough performance last week to take second place at the Centennial League tournament at Topeka’s Lake Shawnee Monday afternoon.
TOPEKA — When asked what he thought of the Manhattan High football team’s 41-0 win over Highland Park on Friday night, Tribe head coach Joe Schartz took a moment to choose his words carefully.
Coming off a frustrating 4-2 loss against Washburn Rural at home Thursday night, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team traveled to Great Bend Saturday afternoon looking to build confidence for the rest of the regular season.
At Alma, the Rock Creek Mustangs ended a two-game skid with a big 48-14 win over Wabaunsee on the road on Friday night.
At Rossville, an early answer wasn’t enough to keep Riley County in the game as Rossville routed the Falcons on Friday.
At Abilene, the Cowboys scored 26 points in the first quarter and Wamego never had a chance to keep pace as the Red Raiders lost on the road.
At Washington, the Mustangs dropped their fourth game of the season in a road loss at Washington County.
After falling 32-30 against Tescott on the road, it seemed that improvement had been made for a young Rams team, but the Wildcats set any progress back.
At Frankfort, Frankfort picked up their second win of the year in a shutout win over Wetmore at home.
TOPEKA – Despite a sloppy effort much of the night, the Manhattan High football team beat Highland Park on the road Friday night, 41-0.
By the time the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team finally started playing its brand of soccer Thursday night at Bishop Stadium, the Washburn Rural Junior Blues had a three-goal lead and had essentially put the match out of reach.
The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team traveled to Lawrence Thursday afternoon and won a dual against Lawrence High, 5-4.
If history is any indicator, the Manhattan High football team will have little trouble defeating the Highland Park Scots in Topeka on Friday night.
The Manhattan High volleyball team turned in a strong performance Tuesday evening at a home quadrangular meet, sweeping all three matches in two sets apiece.
Tuesday was an important day in the boys’ soccer Centennial League title race — especially for the Manhattan Indians.
Monday was a busy day at the City Park tennis courts for the Manhattan High girls’ tennis program.
The Manhattan High girls’ golf team finished in second place at Monday’s Salina South Invitational at the Salina Municipal Golf Course.
The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team improved its record to 12-1 last week by sweeping a quad at Junction City.
The Manhattan High JV boys’ soccer team defeated the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds, 4-1, last week at the Bettis Family Sports Complex in Topeka.
TOPEKA — If not for two plays by Connor Schumacher Friday night at Hayden, the Manhattan High football team might still be undefeated.
The Manhattan High volleyball team shook off a pair of close losses in pool play at the Hayden Invitational Saturday, rattling off three straight wins to close out their day and take fifth place.
Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ cross country team had two top-10 finishers at the Southern Stampede cross country invitational on the campus of Missouri Southern in Joplin, Mo. The 2015 girls’ team managed to one-up that Saturday.
At Marysville, Dillon Blain threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Wamego beat Marysville, 28-0.
At Rossville, Rock Creek couldn’t keep up with the defending Class 3A state champion Rossville Bulldogs, losing 55-21.
At Silver Lake, the Falcons couldn’t counter a quick-scoring attack from Silver Lake in a 40-6 loss.
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