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  • MHS sweeps Manhattan Invitational Xcgirls.mercury

    As Cara Melgares passed the 4K mark on the cross country course at Warner Park Saturday afternoon, she couldn’t help but think about being done. Any other year and she would have been grabbing a drink or catching her breath at the finish line after four kilometers. But after ...

  • Trapp leads MHS in rout of T-Birds

    TECUMSEH — Following Manhattan High’s 47-0 drubbing of Shawnee Heights in Friday night’s season opener, head coach Joe Schartz couldn’t really put his finger on just exactly why the Indians were so dominant. Eventually, he settled on two things: toughness and conditioning. “Our kids - they don’t ...

  • Falcons shutout Wabaunsee, 28-0

    At Riley, the Falcons opened their season with a 28-0 victory over the Wabaunsee Chargers Friday night, keeping the shutout intact through all four quarters and moving to 1-0 on the season. Riley County had a 20-0 lead at halftime and scored a final touchdown in the fourth quarter to ...

  • Wakefield 54, BV-Randolph 8

    At Randolph, Wakefield took a 32-8 halftime lead and the game was called midway through the fourth quarter as the Bombers scored 22-unanswered points in the second half to run away with the victory. Chase Carey finished with 58 yards and a score on the ground to lead the Rams, while ...

  • Centralia 35, Valley Heights 20

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights took a 6-0 lead into the second quarter but allowed the Panthers to score 21 unanswered points before halftime before ultimately losing in both teams’ season openers Friday night. Valley Heights scored a pair of TDs in the fourth quarter but Centralia kept pace with a ...

  • Frankfort 36, Clifton-Clyde 28

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats squeaked out a win over Clifton-Clyde in both teams’ season opener Friday night to move to 1-0 on the season. Scoring information and individual statistics were not made available. Frankfort hosts perennial power Hanover next week. ...

  • Manhattan routs T-Birds in season opener, 47-0

    TECUMSEH – Manhattan used a dominant ground attack to easily defeat the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds, 47-0, on the road in both teams’ season openers Friday night. The Indians led 27-0 at halftime and kept the shutout intact through the final two quarters with a stout defensive performance. Manhattan finished with 408 yards ...

  • Wewer takes senior class into season opener

    Though he won’t be the starting quarterback tonight in Manhattan High’s season opener at Shawnee Heights, senior Blake Wewer knows his job is to lead the Indians’ young football team. And when Wewer is given a task, he gets it done. The senior has battled injuries this summer ...

  • Singles lead Indians to win at JC quad

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team won eight matches and finished in first place at a quadrangular meet in Junction City Thursday afternoon. Salina South won seven matches while Lawrence Free State won six in the evenly-matched meet. Manhattan was led by its singles players at the meet, with both ...

  • K-State depth chart has MHS flavor

    Manhattan High alumnus Deante Burton has had several opportunities to play for Kansas State dating back to last year, but for two other former Indians, the chance may be coming soon. Both Terrale Johnson and Winston Dimel cracked the K-State two-deep released this week, and both are likely to see ...

  • Young Indians look to keep streak alive

    Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz made sure to point it out on Tuesday at practice. It’s been 30 years since Manhattan has lost a varsity football game to Shawnee Heights. The Indians are 10-0 against Shawnee Heights since a 21-0 loss in 1985, and the all-time series stands at 16 ...

  • Cameron: MLB still working out replay kinks Sc -- magazine mug.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kendrys Morales’ final at-bat for the Royals Sunday afternoon was his 3,345th plate appearance in the major leagues. It was also one of the most confusing, and it proved that Major League Baseball still hasn’t worked out all the kinks in its challenge/replay system. In ...












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