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  • Manhattan High School | September 22, 2015

    MHS JV soccer defeats Thunderbirds, 4-1

    The Manhattan High JV boys’ soccer team defeated the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds, 4-1, last week at the Bettis Family Sports Complex in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | September 20, 2015

    Schumacher leads Hayden past Indians, 21-14

    3.mercury

    TOPEKA — If not for two plays by Connor Schumacher Friday night at Hayden, the Manhattan High football team might still be undefeated.

  • Manhattan High School | September 19, 2015

    MHS volleyball wins consolation bracket at Hayden

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | September 19, 2015

    MHS girls win at Southern Stampede

    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.

  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Wamego blanks Marysville, 28-0

    At Marysville, Dillon Blain threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as Wamego beat Marysville, 28-0.

  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Rossville 55, Rock Creek 21

    At Rossville, Rock Creek couldn’t keep up with the defending Class 3A state champion Rossville Bulldogs, losing 55-21.

  • Area Schools | September 19, 2015

    Silver Lake 40, Riley County 6

    At Silver Lake, the Falcons couldn’t counter a quick-scoring attack from Silver Lake in a 40-6 loss.

  • 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.

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