Sports

  • Lei, Bieker advance to state tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team qualified both its singles players for the Class 6A state tennis tournament next weekend at the College Boulevard Activity Center in Olathe. Both Cathy Lei and Lexi Bieker advanced through the bracket in singles, with Lei winning the regional and Bieker taking fourth place. ...

  • Indians take fifth at home invitational 4.mercury

    Six of the eight volleyball teams at the Manhattan Invitational are ranked in the latest Kansas Volleyball Association rankings, including the Indians. The Tribe entered the tournament as the five seed and ended up there at the end of the day, winning the consolation bracket with a hard-fought win over ...

  • Manhattan High cross country competes at Haskell Invite

    The Manhattan High cross country teams traveled to Lawrence for the Haskell Invitational on Saturday, with the boys’ team taking fourth and the girls’ in fifth. The meet provided some of Manhattan’s JV runners with the opportunity to run varsity as head coach Susan Melgares opted to rest her ...

  • Pike Valley 74, Frankfort 50

    At Pike Valley, Pike Valley outscored Frankfort 24-0 in the fourth quarter to win a shootout 74-50 on Friday. Adam Kenworthy threw four touchdown passes and ran for another, while Ryan Kraushaar caught three touchdown passes. The lead went back and forth and the teams were tied at 50 going into ...

  • Concordia 27, Wamego 0

    At Concordia, the Red Raiders couldn’t get their offense going in a 27-0 loss to Concordia on the road. Wamego will be at home this week to host Chapman as they open district play. ...

  • Linn 32, BV-Randolph 22

    At Linn, Blue Valley-Randolph lost their fourth straight game in a close contest at Linn, 32-22. Blue Valley continues district play at home against Southern Cloud next week. ...

  • JC outlasts Manhattan in OT, 17-14

    The Manhattan High football team lost in overtime Friday night to its rival Junction City Blue Jays at Bishop Stadium, 17-14. The Indians were in control most of the way, but allowed Junction City to tie the game in the fourth quarter on a 59-yard fumble return. Neither team scored ...

  • Indians beat improved Trojans, 1-0 Soccer3.mercury

    Coming in to Thursday’s match between Topeka High and the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team, head coach Frank Alonso knew the Trojans were an improved team. With a .500 record and some quality showings against the league’s top teams, Topeka High came out looking for a signature win against ...

  • Senior-laden D-line ready for Blue Jays

    The Manhattan High football team has 18 seniors on its roster. In most years, the Indians have around 25 — maybe more — and those older players are the go-to players both offensively and defensively throughout the season. There are a handful of impact seniors at skill positions on offense, but with an offensive ...

  • Indians prep for rivalry game vs. Blue Jays

    Year to year, the players change, but the stakes stay the same. The Manhattan High football team will host Junction City Friday night at Bishop Stadium with not just the Silver Trophy on the line, but also a shot at the Centennial League title. With district play beginning next week, ...

  • Indians win two on senior night Mhsvolleyball13.mercury

    With a 24-16 lead in the third set of the Manhattan volleyball team’s match against Washburn Rural to cap senior night, the Indians figured to be in a pretty good spot to pull out the win over their Centennial League rival. Seven straight points by Rural and two Manhattan ...

  • MHS soccer cruises to blowout 10-0 win at Hayden

    Much like he has all season, Manhattan head boys’ soccer coach Frank Alonso pleaded with his team to play with intensity at halftime of the Indians’ road trip to Hayden Tuesday afternoon. The Indians responded in a big way, routing the Wildcats 10-0 in a dominant performance over Hayden, a ...










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