Sports

  • MHS swimmers ready for home opener

    As the Manhattan High boys’ swim team prepares for tonight’s home opener — a triangular with Lawrence High and Lawrence Free State — head coach Jerry Carpenter is stressing the basics with much of his young team. The Indians return nine letterwinners off of last year’s squad, including four state ...

  • BV-Randolph 33, Linn 28

    At Randolph, Blue Valley needed two strong rallies to get past Linn and win its first game of the season, erasing a first-quarter deficit with a strong second quarter while outscoring Linn 13-2 in the fourth quarter to seal the win. Blue Valley (1-1) was led by Tessa Henry’s 15 ...

  • Riley County 57, Wamego 43

    At Riley, the Falcons used a strong second quarter to gain some separation from Wamego before taking a 17-point lead into the fourth quarter in a home win Tuesday night. Bethany Crubel had 17 points, including a 12 of 14 mark from the free-throw line, to lead Riley County while Alyssa Kulp added 12. ...

  • Abilene 43, Rock Creek 17

    At Flush, Abilene took a 12-point lead after one quarter and never looked back against Rock Creek, leading by 23 at halftime before slowing down its scoring in the second half. Rock Creek got 11 points from Morgan Feldkamp in the loss. The Mustangs (0-2) travel to Council Grove on Friday. ...

  • Valley Heights 50, Frankfort 42

    At Frankfort, Valley Heights managed to beat Frankfort in a road game Tuesday night. Game information and individual scoring were not made available. Valley Heights (1-2) is off Friday while Frankfort (0-2) travels to Doniphan West. ...

  • BV-Randolph 58, Linn 40

    At Randolph, the Rams had little trouble taking care of business against Linn on Tuesday night, securing the 18-point win over the Bulldogs. Game information and individual scoring were not made available. Blue Valley (1-1) hosts St. Xavier on Friday. ...

  • Wamego 63, Riley County 26

    At Riley, Wamego dismantled previously-undefeated Riley County Tuesday night, taking a 15-2 lead into the second quarter and leading by 37 points heading into the fourth quarter. The Red Raiders got 19 points from Dillon Blain, including three 3-pointers, while Sean Nordberg chipped in 16 and Landis Rowden added 10. Riley County (2-1) was ...

  • Rock Creek 62, Abilene 51

    At Flush, Rock Creek outscored Abilene in every quarter en route to an 11-point win Tuesday night. The Mustangs led 22-17 after the first quarter and had an eight-point advantage at halftime before playing mostly even in the final two quarters. Rock Creek was led by Carson Becker’s 21 points ...

  • Royals going all in with pitching, pen Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY — Here’s one stone-cold fact we learned last year: Trusting the Royals’ scouts might be the safest bet in baseball. Given this group’s track record of finding gold in dry river beds (Kendrys Morales, Chris Young, Ryan Madson, Kris Medlen, etc.), you probably wouldn’t blink if ...

  • Indians take fifth in first tournament

    In its first tournament of the season, the Manhattan High wrestling team took fifth among 16 teams at the Gardner-Edgerton Invitational on Saturday, bringing home three second-place medals in the process. Mason Wallace, Jalin Harper and Eldon Picou all advanced to the championships in their respective weight classes, but in tough ...

  • MHS sweeps team titles at Hays Shootout

    Both the Manhattan High boys’ and girls’ basketball teams managed to bring home team titles at the Hays City Shootout over the weekend as both squads won Saturday night in the championship round at Hays High School. The girls’ team got the night started with a rout of Great Bend, 57 ...

  • Riley boys beat Valley Heights

    At Blue Rapids, the Falcons led the whole way in a 69-58 win over Valley Heights on Friday night, taking an eight-point lead to halftime and a 16-point lead into the fourth quarter before the Mustangs trimmed the deficit late. Riley County (2-0) was led by Jackson Wagner’s 29 points, ...










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