Sports

  • 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 ...

  • KSHSAA announces new football districts

    The Kansas State High School Athletics Association announced new football districts for the 2016 and 2017 seasons this morning. Manhattan will be going to the no-district system that both Class 6A and 5A will adopt next season, splitting the 32 teams on each side into two 16-team divisions. The teams will be seeded ...

  • MHK United soccer team wins challenge

    The 12-and-under MHK United boys’ soccer team won the Flint Hills Soccer Challenge last weekend in Manhattan with a 4-0 record. MHK United won 8-3 over St. Mary’s Arsenal, 6-3 over Salina Los Traviesos and 12-2 over Salina United during pool play.  In the championship game, MHK United ...

  • Indians win home tourney Macie.mercury

    Playing with home-course advantage Monday afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the Manhattan Invitational at the Manhattan Country Club. Despite cool conditions and the occasional sprinkle of rain, the Indians won the tournament, carding a 386 to finish ahead of second-place Washburn Rural, who shot a 404. Shawnee Heights finished ...

  • MHS tennis takes 6th at league meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took sixth place at Monday’s Centennial League meet at the Kossover Tennis Complex in Topeka. The Indians were once again led by their two senior singles players, Cathy Lei and Lexi Bieker. Lei took third place, going 4-0 in pool play before a 8 ...










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