Saturday, November 28, 2015


  • Manhattan High School | December 04, 2014

    Experienced MHS girls look to reload


    Featuring the largest senior class in five seasons, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has a wealth of experience returning from last year’s fourth-place team at the Class 6A state tournament.

  • Area Schools | December 04, 2014

    Falcons, Mustangs named All Mid-East League

    The Riley County Falcons got several nods on the All-Mid-East League football list, while Rock Creek added three.

  • Manhattan High School | December 03, 2014

    MHS swim team opens season today

    As the winter sports season at Manhattan High gets underway today, the Indians’ will make a trip to Topeka for a season-opening meet that will get the entire team back in the swing of things.

  • Manhattan High School | December 03, 2014

    MHS wrestling will feature young squad

    As the group prepares to open the season at Washburn Rural on Thursday, Manhattan High wrestling coach Robert Gonzales could only think of one time his squad featured so many young athletes.

  • Manhattan High School | December 02, 2014

    Indians’ Fiser signs with Hutch CC

    Fiser has been a letterwinner for the Indians’ soccer team for three years, with her senior season yet to come in the spring. She was named the team’s most valuable player as a sophomore, and was recognized as all-Centennial League second-team as a junior.

  • Manhattan High School | December 01, 2014

    Lambert named 2nd-team all-state

    Manhattan High’s Kirkland Lambert was the lone boys’ soccer player named Class 6A all-state, earning second-team honors Monday morning.

  • Manhattan High School | December 01, 2014

    MHS’ Allen named coach of the year

    Manhattan tennis coach Joyce Allen was named the Class 6A girls’ tennis coach of the year Monday morning.

  • Manhattan High School | November 30, 2014

    MHS football lands seven on all-league

    The Manhattan High football team had seven players recognized by the Centennial League’s coaches as all-league performers on Saturday, including four on the first team.

  • Manhattan High School | November 17, 2014

    Manhattan’s Harkin wins tennis tourney

    Manhattan’s Daniel Harkin won a top regional tennis championship this past weekend in Topeka.

  • General Activities | November 14, 2014

    Cameron: Time to put 9th-inning drama to bed

    Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    The daily question is simple: Shouldn’t the Royals have tried to score Alex Gordon with two outs in the ninth inning of Game 7?

  • Manhattan High School | November 14, 2014

    Indians land 6 on All-Centennial teams

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team put six players on the All-Centennial League teams, released this week by the coaches.

  • Manhattan High School | November 13, 2014

    Steinbring signs to play baseball

    Jesse Steinbring found a great way to celebrate his 18th birthday on Wednesday.

  • Manhattan High School | November 13, 2014

    Melgares to run at Kansas

    Michael Melgares has plenty of experience running at the University of Kansas’ Rim Rock Farm, most recently finishing as runner up in the Class 6A state cross country meet a few short weeks ago.

  • Manhattan High School | November 10, 2014

    Indians land five on all-Centennial volleyball teams

    The Manhattan High volleyball team, which finished one match short of a state berth in Class 6A, put five girls on the all-Centennial volleyball teams released by league coaches over the weekend.

  • Area Schools | November 09, 2014

    Troy routs Mustangs in playoff opener

    Troy was strong from the start, taking a 36-0 lead to halftime and adding to its lead in the third quarter before calling off the dogs in the fourth.

  • General Activities | November 07, 2014

    Jingle Bell Run coming up

    First Presbyterian Church will host its third annual “Jingle Bell Run” on Dec. 7 at 5 p.m.

  • Manhattan High School | November 05, 2014

    Junior Blues end MHS soccer season

    While the sting of a season-ending loss is still fresh, most of the team will be back next season.

  • Area Schools | November 03, 2014

    Area teams compete state cross country

    Wamego’s Allison Seufert, the lone representative at the Class 4A state meet for the girls’ team, medaled in her final race at the Wamego Country Club, taking 14th in a time of 16:02.7.

  • Area Schools | November 03, 2014

    EMS girls’ basketball opens season

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth-grade girls’ basketball team lost its season opener on Thursday afternoon to Rock Creek, 16-13.

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Schroeder, Melgares tops at 6A cross country

    LAWRENCE - Coming into the Class 6A state cross country meet, sophomore Jackson Schroeder had never won a varsity meet for Manhattan High.

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Indians finish season with win

    Manhattan (7-2, 5-1 Centennial) earned a share of the Centennial League with the win over Washburn Rural, sharing the crown with Topeka High and Hayden. This was the Indians’ sixth consecutive league championship.

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2014

    Manhattan girls medal two, take 4th

    LAWRENCE — In three previous runs at the Class 6A state cross country meet, Megan Ochoa has come home to Manhattan without a medal.

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Wamego finishes district with blowout win

    At Nickerson, the Wamego Red Raiders celebrated their third state playoff berth by routing Nickerson, 63-10, on the road on Friday.

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Valley Heights 48, Jackson Heights 14

    At Blue Rapids, in a game to decide the district runner-up, Valley Heights stomped Jackson Heights, 48-14.

  • Area Schools | November 02, 2014

    Frankfort 60, Blue Valley 14

    At Randolph, Frankfort dealt Blue Valley the final blow in a winless season for the Rams, winning 60-14 on the road.


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