Thursday, May 5, 2016



Sports

  • Manhattan High School | May 17, 2015

    Indians JV sweeps Emporia

    The Manhattan Indians junior varsity softball team scored a sweep of Emporia on Tuesday beating the Spartans 18-2 and 17-4.

  • Area Schools | May 17, 2015

    Valley Heights competes in Twin Valley League meet

    Valley Heights competed at the Twin Valley League meet on Tuesday at Centralia.

  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2015

    Indians whip T-Birds in final home game

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    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team ended its regular season about as well as any team could.

  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2015

    MHS girls win 6th track league title

    By the end of the Centennial League track meet, Manhattan High head coach Jesse Woodard was dealing with conflicting emotions.

  • Manhattan High School | May 15, 2015

    Rural sweeps Indians on senior day

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    As has been the case much of the season, the Manhattan High softball team needed a big hit Thursday.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2015

    Lambert, Queal lead Indians to state

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    On paper, pairing the junior tandem of Kirkland Lambert and Collin Queal into a formidable doubles team made a lot of sense.

  • Manhattan High School | May 14, 2015

    MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team took third place at the Lawrence High Invitational at Alvamar Golf Course on Wednesday, finishing six strokes out of first place behind Shawnee Mission East and Blue Valley North.

  • Manhattan High School | May 13, 2015

    Perkins scores 7 goals in rivalry shutout

    Mike Sanchez doesn’t know if Cailey Perkins is the all-time freshman scoring leader for the Manhattan High girls’ soccer program.

  • Manhattan High School | May 13, 2015

    MHS softball bounces back to sweep Emporia

    The Manhattan High softball team bounced back from a pair of losses to Hayden last week by sweeping the Emporia Spartans on the road, winning 15-2 and 10-0 Tuesday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | May 13, 2015

    MHS golf 2nd at Emporia

    Playing at the Emporia Invitational, a portion of the Manhattan High boys’ golf team took second place behind Washburn Rural on Monday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | May 12, 2015

    Indians win tennis regional

    A week after winning the program’s first-ever Centennial League title, Indians added a regional championship to their ledger, edging Washburn Rural once again for the team title while qualifying all six of its varsity players to the Class 6A state tournament.

  • Manhattan High School | May 12, 2015

    MHS routs Great Bend

    For an entire half on Monday evening, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was playing well enough to win but not up to its potential.

  • General Activities | May 12, 2015

    Double Play competes in Salina tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Double Play 12-and-under softball team saw action May 9 at the Blue and Gold tournament at the Bill Burke sports complex in Salina.

  • General Activities | May 12, 2015

    Manhattan Optimist Rebels win Topeka tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist Rebels 14-and-under softball team competed in the USSSA Lake Shawnee Mother’s Day tournament last Saturday.

  • Area Schools | May 12, 2015

    Sweet Heat plays in Augusta tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Sweet Heat traveled to Augusta this past weekend for a tournament.

  • Manhattan High School | May 10, 2015

    Hayden eases past Indians for twin bill sweep

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    Although the Manhattan High softball team put up a fight in both games, the scoreboard didn’t show it against Hayden Friday evening in Anneberg Park.

  • Manhattan High School | May 10, 2015

    MHS scores two late to beat Hayden

    At times on Friday evening at Bishop Stadium, the match between Hayden and Manhattan felt more like a hockey game as the Wildcats tried to push the younger Indians around.

  • Manhattan High School | May 10, 2015

    MHS track sweeps in Salina

    As the Manhattan High track and field team prepares for the postseason, the Indians typically use the Salina Central Invitational as a final tune-up and a chance to rest tired legs.

  • Manhattan High School | May 10, 2015

    Indians hand Hayden first loss in doubleheader split

    The Manhattan High baseball team has struggled with plate discipline and consistency this season, but showed just how good they could be in a split with previously undefeated Hayden on Friday.

  • Manhattan High School | May 08, 2015

    MHS soccer blanks Scots for 11-0 win

    If the weather allowed for it, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team knew it had a favorable chance of defeating the Highland Park Scots on Thursday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | May 08, 2015

    MHS golf 3rd at Junction City invite

    After playing at Hutchinson’s Carey Park earlier this season and getting the chance to play a round at the Class 6A state tournament site, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team got another sneak peek Thursday afternoon.

  • General Activities | May 08, 2015

    Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sean McClure scored a hole-in-one on the seventh green at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Thursday.

  • Area Schools | May 08, 2015

    Rock Creek softball sweeps Wabaunsee

    The Rock Creek softball team defeated Wabaunsee in a doubleheader this week, beating the Chargers 5-1 and 11-1 on Tuesday at home.

  • Manhattan High School | May 07, 2015

    MHS swimmers top Spartans on senior day

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    Facing a partial squad from Emporia Wednesday afternoon at the KSU Natatorium, the Manhattan High swim team scored a clean sweep on senior day.

  • Manhattan High School | May 06, 2015

    Indians hold on to beat Grizzlies, 4-3

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    Wichita Northwest turned up the heat in the final 10 minutes, but the Manhattan girls’ soccer team didn’t crack.

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