Sports

  • MHS tennis takes 6th at league meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took sixth place at Monday’s Centennial League meet at the Kossover Tennis Complex in Topeka. The Indians were once again led by their two senior singles players, Cathy Lei and Lexi Bieker. Lei took third place, going 4-0 in pool play before a 8 ...

  • MHS to honor Lane on Friday

    Former Manhattan High head football coach Lew Lane will be honored at halftime of the Junction City game on Friday. The evening will also feature other events celebrating the career of Lane. There will be a pre-game reception for former players, coaches and friends will be held at Pottorff Hall ...

  • Indians slow down West passing attack, rout Chargers, 50-7 Mhs21 2.mercury

    Facing an offense that likes to throw the ball, Manhattan High tightened up its coverage and contained the pass game in a 50-7 win over Topeka West on Friday at Bishop Stadium. The Chargers, who threw as many as 50 times last week, completed just 13-of-33 passes for 158 yards and two ...

  • Manhattan sweeps Junction City invite

    The Manhattan High cross country teams swept the Junction City Invitational on Saturday, with both the boys’ and girls’ teams taking first. The MHS boys took four of the top eight spots with five in the top 15 to finished with 31 points, easily beating second-place Maize’s final of 87 points. Wichita ...

  • Clay Center beats Red Raiders

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders led by seven in the first quarter but played catch up the rest of the night, as Clay Center edged Wamego, 27-19, at the Wamego Sports Complex. Quarterback Dillon Blain scored the game’s first touchdown, from 1 yard out in the first quarter, but the ...

  • Valley Heights 34, Valley Falls 30

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights picked up an important district win on Friday in a home contest with Valley Falls. The Mustangs finally won a tight game, picking up their first win of the season. Individual statistics were not available from this contest. The Mustangs play at Onaga next week. ...

  • Axtell 30, Frankfort 24

    At Axtell, the Wildcats dropped their third game in the last four in a narrow loss to Axtell. Frankfort opens district play at 0-1 with the loss. Individual statistics were not available from this contest. The Wildcats go on the road again next week to face Pike Valley. ...

  • Pike Valley 56, Blue Valley 6

    At Randolph, the Blue Valley Rams suffered another loss in a game that ended at halftime on Friday. Individual statistics were not available from this contest. ...

  • Indians win third straight, beat Emporia Soc1.mercury

    Even after two straight wins and a flurry of goals in its last two games, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer coaching staff wanted to see more team play from the Indians in the weeks to come as the team gears up for the postseason. Thursday’s 2-0 win over Emporia ...

  • Indians win Hutch Invite

    Playing for the third time this week, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the 18-team Hutchinson Invitational at Carey Park on Thursday. The Indians capped the long week with their best finish in the team standings, taking first place with a 349 team score. Winfield finished in second with a 355 ...

  • MHS girls’ tennis wins dual at JC

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took a short trip to Junction City for a dual against Junction City, defeating the Blue Jays, 6-3, on Thursday. Playing without its top two seniors, the Indians got wins at No. 1 and No. 2 doubles, while also winning four of six singles matches. At ...

  • Indians to face pass-happy Chargers Mhsfootball.mercury

    For the second consecutive week, and perhaps the last time this season, the Manhattan High football team will play against its opponent as the overwhelming favorite to win. Manhattan hosts Topeka West at Bishop Stadium Friday night at 7 p.m. The Indians haven’t lost to Topeka West since 2002, and ...












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