Friday, July 29, 2016



Sports

  • General Activities | June 13, 2016

    Manko goes 1-1 on final day of Super 16

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers went 1-1 in the final day of action in the Super 16 tournament on Sunday in Manhattan.

  • Pro Sports | June 13, 2016

    Soccer needs changes after shocking Sunday

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    On Sunday, the executive committee of UEFA, European soccer’s ruling body, took shocking and unprecedented action.

  • Pro Sports | June 13, 2016

    Ventura pitches Royals past White Sox 3-1

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    CHICAGO — The Baltimore brawl is over. Yordano Ventura is concentrating on finding his form for the Kansas City Royals. This was an awfully nice step in that direction.

  • General Activities | June 13, 2016

    Prime compete in Manhattan tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Prime played in the Bite Outta the Lil’ Apple tournament in Manhattan and Wamego this past weekend, competing in four games.

  • General Activities | June 13, 2016

    Sweet Heat plays in Bite Outta the Lil’ Apple

    The Manhattan Optimist Sweet Heat 12U B played in the Bite Outta the Lil’ Apple tournament over the weekend.

  • General Activities | June 13, 2016

    Moxie go 3-2 in Manhattan tournament

    The 18U Manhattan Optimist Moxie competed in the Bite Outta the Lil’ Apple tournament this weekend.

  • General Activities | June 11, 2016

    Claussen, Manko blank Nationals

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    It isn’t every day that a manager cuts his catcher loose to call an entire game at the high school level, but that’s what Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers coach Steve Disbrow did Saturday evening at Norvell Field in Manhattan.

  • Pro Sports | June 11, 2016

    Cuthbert helps Royals end skid, beat White Sox

    CHICAGO — A couple days ago, maybe the ball Cheslor Cuthbert hit in the third inning would’ve been caught at the warning track.

  • General Activities | June 11, 2016

    Youth golfer gets hole-in-one

    A local Manhattan youth golfer scored a hole-in-one during a Manhattan First Tee event on Friday at Colbert Hills.

  • Pro Sports | June 11, 2016

    Colbert Charity Classic to be held June 20-25

    The Adams Golf Pro Tour series will return to Manhattan for the fifth year of the Colbert Charity Classic on June 20-25.

  • Pro Sports | June 10, 2016

    Cameron: Everyone knows how golfer feels

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    The man in our spotlight here is Graham DeLaet, a Canadian golfer who plays on the PGA Tour and has earned a fairly comfortable living banking more than $9 million in prize money over the past 4 1/2 years.

  • Pro Sports | June 10, 2016

    KC’s Ventura suspended 9 games

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    Kansas City pitcher Yordano Ventura was suspended nine games and Baltimore third baseman Manny Machado was penalized four games Thursday after their brawl earlier this week.

  • Pro Sports | June 09, 2016

    Royals’ skid reaches 7 with 4-0 loss

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    BALTIMORE — The Kansas City Royals quietly packed their bags before heading for Chicago, hopeful that a day off and a different venue would help them end a humbling skid.

  • Manhattan High School | June 09, 2016

    Buchanan takes 5th in 10K at NCAAs

    Reid Buchanan, former Manhattan High student and distance runner, running for the University of Portland, placed fifth in the 10000-meter run at the NCAA National Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon, on Wednesday night.

  • General Activities | June 08, 2016

    Salina nips Manko 17ers

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers started hot Tuesday evening in Salina but couldn’t keep the momentum going in a 4-3 loss to the Salina Falcons in a nine-inning game at Dean Evans Stadium.

  • Pro Sports | June 08, 2016

    Royals’ frustration shows in 9-1 loss to Orioles

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    BALTIMORE — The defending World Series champs are in their worst tailspin of the season, and the frustration is clearly beginning to show.

  • General Activities | June 08, 2016

    Harkin wins regional tournament in Omaha

    Jill Harkin won a major regional tournament, and two other Manhattan players competed with distinction at the Missouri Valley Tennis Association’s “Supers” event in Omaha, Neb.

  • General Activities | June 08, 2016

    FHSC to hold open tryouts

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club is inviting area youth to participate in its open trouts for the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 seasons.

  • Pro Sports | June 07, 2016

    Royals drop 5th straight, lose to Orioles

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    Danny Duffy certainly pitched well enough to get Kansas City a victory. Unfortunately for the Royals, there’s been a common theme lately with their offense.

  • General Activities | June 07, 2016

    Optimist Prime goes 0-4 in KC

    The Manhattan Optimist Prime 18-and-under fastpitch softball team played in the Hawaiian Hitfest in Kansas City, Missouri, this weekend.

  • General Activities | June 07, 2016

    Optimist Moxie takes 2nd in OKC

    The Manhattan Optimist Moxie 18-and-under fastpitch softball team competed at the 2016 Oklahoma City Classic this past weekend, finishing 4-0 in 18B pool play and playing four games on Monday through the bracket to take second place.

  • Pro Sports | June 06, 2016

    Ali always left an impression

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    Now that you’ve heard all the tributes and realized once again that this man — perhaps the most famous athlete who ever lived — was almost larger than life, maybe the story of one less-than-historic hour will add an unusual piece to the legend.

  • General Activities | June 06, 2016

    Manko wins TOC consolation game, 5-3

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    Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers coach Steve Disbrow knows his team needs to be opportunistic in order to win many games this summer.

  • Pro Sports | June 06, 2016

    Young gives up 4 HRs as Royals get swept

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    CLEVELAND — The Kansas City Royals were playing their best baseball of the season coming into this weekend series against the Indians.

  • Manhattan High School | June 06, 2016

    MHS soccer lands 7 on all-league teams

    After finishing the season with a third-place finish at state in Junction City, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was honored by the Centennial League’s coaches with seven inclusions on the 2016 all-league teams.

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