Friday, February 5, 2016



Sports

  • Manhattan High School | February 17, 2015

    MHS boys seek revenge against Trojans

    A year ago, the Topeka High Trojans beat the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team on its home floor to end its season in the first round of sub-state.

  • Manhattan High School | February 17, 2015

    MHS boys take first at Topeka quad

    Both Manhattan High bowling teams competed in a quadrangular meet at Gage Bowl in Topeka, with the boys taking first place and the girls finishing in second.

  • Area Schools | February 15, 2015

    Riley County girls net 58-45 victory

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    The Falcons weathered the attack of Cary Flach and freshman Karsen Schultz — who also had 18 points — to come away with a 58-45 victory over Wabaunsee 58-45.

  • Area Schools | February 15, 2015

    Falcons crush Wabaunsee, 82-51

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    RILEY — Riley County seniors Trace Nelson and Brice Brummett said after their team’s 82-51 battering of Wabaunsee Friday night that they went into the contest planning to have big games.

  • Manhattan High School | February 15, 2015

    Manhattan 2nd at league swimming

    Last year, the Manhattan High boys’ swimming and diving team took second place at the Centennial League meet, but was 175 points away from unseating Washburn Rural as the league champion. Once again the Indians finished as runner-up to the Junior Blues.

  • Manhattan High School | February 15, 2015

    MHS girls hold on for win at Rural

    Manhattan (13-3, 7-2 Centennial) led most of the game, taking an eight-point lead into the fourth quarter and holding that lead for much of the period as both teams struggled to score.

  • Manhattan High School | February 15, 2015

    Indians pull away from Washburn Rural in 4th quarter

    Manhattan flipped the switch in the fourth quarter, turning a two-point lead into an 11-point advantage on a basket by Pierson McAtee at the 1:41 mark, effectively ending any chance for Rural to close the deficit.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Rock Creek sweeps St. Marys

    At Flush, the Rock Creek girls put up a strong defensive effort to beat St. Marys, 41-31, on Friday night.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Wamego girls lose 50-40

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders were outscored 28-17 in the second half on the way to a 50-40 loss to Abilene.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Doniphan W. 51, BV-Randolph 38

    At Highland, the Blue Valley Rams trailed by 10 at halftime and couldn’t make up the difference in the second in a 51-38 loss to Doniphan West.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Hanover 45, Frankfort 28

    At Frankfort, a low scoring second half hurt the Frankfort Wildcats in a 45-28 loss to Hanover.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Valley Heights 56, Wetmore 45

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights got off to a great start against Wetmore on the way to a 56-45 win.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Abilene 63, Wamego 44

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders couldn’t recover from a tough second quarter, falling to Abilene, 63-44.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Doniphan W. 66, BV-Randolph 45

    At Highland, Doniphan West used a steady scoring attack to take down Blue Valley, 66-45.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Rock Creek 66, St. Marys 11

    At Flush, Rock Creek pitched a shutout in the first quarter and kept on rolling on the way to a 66-11 win over St. Marys.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Valley Heights 56, Wetmore 40

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights got over the.

  • Area Schools | February 14, 2015

    Hanover 66, Frankfort 28

    At Frankfort, Jacob Studer scored 14 points for the Wildcats but the offense was hard to come by in a 66-28 loss to Hanover.

  • Manhattan High School | February 13, 2015

    MHS boys use 4th quarter to pull away from Rural

    TOPEKA — Despite playing close with Washburn Rural for three quarters, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team turned it on the fourth quarter to beat the Junior Blues on the road, 61-54, Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 13, 2015

    MHS girls hold on against Rural, 39-36

    TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team bolstered its Centennial League title chances by gutting out a 39-36 win over Washburn Rural Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 12, 2015

    Indians beat Seaman on senior night

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    On the Manhattan High wrestling roster, there is no preference given to upperclassmen. If you want to make the varsity team, you’re going to have to beat all challengers.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    Indians edge unbeaten T-Birds, 55-53

    Both Manhattan High and Shawnee Heights are well-versed in winning close games this season.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    MHS girls have no trouble vs. T-Birds

    Few teams have had much luck slowing down the inside-out tandem of Jazz Sweet and Blaize Burgess this season. Add the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team to the list of successful squads.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Wamego sinks Irish at buzzer

    Tied, with 40 seconds remaining Tuesday night against Chapman, Wamego’s Lanie Page was alone well beyond the arc when she buried what would have been the go-ahead bucket.

  • Area Schools | February 11, 2015

    Red Raiders ease past Chapman

    WAMEGO — Red Raiders’ head coach Troy Hemphill wasn’t pleased with his team’s enthusiasm in his team’s 59-34 win over Chapman Tuesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2015

    Three MHS athletes sign for football

    Chris Martin, Mike Settembrino and Nadal Abudayyeh each signed with different schools to continue their football careers into college. The three signed officially on National Signing Day.

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