Jerome Schneeberger has seen the bright lights of Las Vegas many times, but he always comes back to Manhattan.
Dodge City’s Jesse Barber was the lone entrant in bull riding in Thursday’s Kaw Valley Rodeo opener at Wells Arena in CiCo Park, and for seven seconds, it looked like his trip up from southwest Kansas would be well worth it.
Sam Fidone shot a Thursday-best 7-under par, 65, to take the lead at the Colbert Charity Classic at Colbert Hills.
Trailing 9-3 through five innings, the 17ers tried to make their comeback in the sixth inning, but got stopped after two runs.
After fighting to come back from behind to tie the game, the American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers lost in extra innings on Wednesday at the Class A state tournament in Leavenworth.
The Adams Pro Tour is ending its trip through Kansas this week with the Colbert Charity Classic in Manhattan.
The Manhattan Cross Country Club is taking registrations for the 2014 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades eight and younger.
The fifth-grade Manhattan Indians are looking for players for the 2014 youth tackle football season. They will hold an open tryout on July 26 from 9-11 a.m. at the field east of Northview Elementary School.
The Manhattan Optimist 18U fastpitch softball team will have tryouts at Optimist Park on Wednesday, July 30, and Thursday, July 31, from 7-8:30 p.m.
With the season on the line, the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers built a four-run lead and held on to win Tuesday in Salina.
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