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  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Tescott 32, Blue Valley 30

    At Tescott, seeking their second win in two years, the Blue Valley Rams fell just short in a 32-30 loss to Tescott on Friday.

  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Troy 27, Valley Heights 0

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights was held scoreless as Troy topped the Mustangs 27-0 on Friday night.

  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Burlingame 48, Frankfort 28

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats suffered a second-straight loss on Friday, falling to Burlingame, 48-28.

  • Manhattan High School | September 18, 2015

    Manhattan falls at Hayden, 21-14

    TOPEKA – The Manhattan High football team suffered its first loss of the season Friday night, falling 21-14 in a low-scoring affair at Hayden.

  • Manhattan High School | September 18, 2015

    Versatile Chen helping Indians any way he can

    Chen.mercury

    For many teams, the fullback position is typically reserved for a bigger athlete who can do the job of an offensive lineman, a linebacker and a running back all in the same series if needed.

  • General Activities | September 18, 2015

    Manhattan Basketball Association coaches meeting

    The Manhattan Basketball Association is having a coaches meeting on Sept. 21, at the Manhattan High School West campus Little Theatre.

  • Manhattan High School | September 17, 2015

    Indians ready for Hayden

    Mhsfootball.mercury

    With a trip to Hayden looming on Friday, the Indians are gearing up for the toughest test of their young season as they prepare to face the perennial Class 4A powerhouse.

  • Manhattan High School | September 16, 2015

    MHS sweeps Rossville, Clay Center

    Jube.mercury

    The Manhattan volleyball team made quick work of its opponents in a triangular home meet with Rossville and Clay Center Tuesday night, winning in straight sets in both matches.

  • Manhattan High School | September 16, 2015

    T-Birds stun Indians in final minutes

    Shawnee Heights blitzed Manhattan in the final seven minutes of the match, getting a pair of goals to quickly turn the game around and steal a win against the Indians, 2-1.

  • Manhattan High School | September 16, 2015

    MHS tennis takes 2nd at home quad

    Mhstennis lexi.mercury

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team finished in second place in a home quad featuring Washburn Rural, Junction City and Marysville Tuesday afternoon at City Park.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2015

    Indians rout Vikings with strong first half

    7.mercury

    It’s been a great two weeks for Manhattan High’s Ian Trapp. In two starts at quarterback for the Indians, the junior transfer from Ellsworth has scored nine touchdowns, rushed for more than 300 yards and shown he has an accurate and strong arm.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2015

    MHS boys take 2nd at Emporia

    A shorthanded group of Manhattan High cross country runners made their way to Emporia Saturday to compete in the Emporia Invitational, with the boys’ team taking second place overall.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2015

    Indians fall in Titan Classic championship

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team knew it would have its hands full against the top-ranked team in the state, the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints, in the championship game of the Titan Classic on Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2015

    Manhattan volleyball takes second at Olathe South Invitational

    It’s not often you miss out on the championship game but still manage a second-place finish at a volleyball tournament, but that’s what happened to Manhattan High on Saturday in Olathe.

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2015

    Blue Valley gets first win since 2013

    The Blue Valley Rams snapped a 14-game winless streak with a 36-20 win over Word of Life Prep in Wichita Friday night.

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2015

    Clay Center 27, Rock Creek 17

    At Flush, the Mustangs looked to move to 2-0 on the young season but couldn’t quite get the job done against the Tigers, trailing by three at halftime but facing a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter.

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2015

    Falcons slam Olpe with big plays

    Rc6.mercury

    RILEY — Using big plays and a strong rushing attack, Riley County avenged a crushing loss to Olpe last season by winning 55-30 on Friday at home.

  • Area Schools | September 13, 2015

    Jeff West 22, Wamego 14

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders had the chance to earn their first win of the season against Jefferson West, leading 14-6 at halftime, but gave up a touchdown with 2:55 to play that broke a 14-14 tie.

  • Area Schools | September 12, 2015

    Hanover 62, Frankfort 30

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats managed to take an early 8-0 lead against Twin-Valley League foe Hanover, but couldn’t keep up the momentum down the stretch in a 62-30 loss.

  • Area Schools | September 12, 2015

    Doniphan West 35, Valley Heights 34

    At Highland, the Valley Heights Mustangs led part of the way in a back-and-forth game with Doniphan West on the road, but couldn’t come up with a final touchdown to pull out the win late.

  • Manhattan High School | September 11, 2015

    Manhattan routs Seaman, 49-21

    The Manhattan High football team picked up right where it left off in last week’s dominant win, defeating the Seaman Vikings 49-21 in a game that was never close.

  • Manhattan High School | September 11, 2015

    Trapp learning on the fly as MHS QB

    Anyone wondering if a quarterback used to playing Class 3A football could come in and handle the job at 6A Manhattan High got their answer last Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | September 11, 2015

    Indians start year with tough quad

    Mhsvb8.mercury

    The Manhattan High volleyball team started its season with a win and two losses at a home quadrangular meet with Silver Lake, Seaman and Shawnee Heights Thursday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | September 11, 2015

    MHS soccer advances to Titan Classic final

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team beat Kapaun Mt. Carmel, 4-2, on Thursday evening to advance to the final of the Titan Classic against the state’s top-ranked team, St. Thomas Aquinas.

  • Manhattan High School | September 10, 2015

    MHS preps for bigger challenge vs. Seaman

    The Manhattan High football team may have surprised its coach last week with a dominant 47-0 win over Shawnee Heights to begin the season. But Indians’ head coach Joe Schartz expects a tougher challenge for his group this week.

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