Saturday, May 28, 2016



Sports

  • Area Schools | May 31, 2015

    Smith’s perfect day leads Mustangs to runner-up finish

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    WICHITA — Only one other Class 1A team besides the Valley Heights boys scored more than 40 points over the weekend at the state track meet.

  • Area Schools | May 31, 2015

    Riverton wins Class 3A baseball title at Tointon

    Despite entering the tournament as the No. 8 seed, Riverton won three straight games to claim the Class 3A title at Tointon Family Stadium on Friday.

  • General Activities | May 31, 2015

    Monarchs in Kansas City for Memorial Day

    The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs played in the 14B Fastpitch National Invitational in Kansas City over Memorial Day weekend.

  • Manhattan High School | May 29, 2015

    Indians looking for gold in Wichita

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    A year ago, the Manhattan High boys’ track and field team traveled to Wichita the last weekend in May as one of two teams expected to compete for a team championship in Class 6A.

  • Area Schools | May 28, 2015

    Zabel not slowed by rare condition

    FLUSH — Athletics are everything to Rock Creek junior Michael Zabel. But there was a time when he considered giving it all up.

  • Area Schools | May 28, 2015

    Hatesohl leads Blue Valley into state meet

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    Georgia Hatesohl is one of those all-around athletes who cares more about the challenge than winning.

  • Area Schools | May 27, 2015

    Mustangs rolling into state tourney

    WESTMORELAND — For many players on the Rock Creek baseball team, the state championship game is a familiar one.

  • Manhattan High School | May 27, 2015

    Indians 4th at state golf tournament

    Coming into Tuesday’s Class 6A state golf tournament in Hutchinson, Manhattan High boys’ coach Brad Ficke wanted his team to play relaxed and up to its potential.

  • Manhattan High School | May 27, 2015

    MHS soccer falls to Maize in quarterfinals

    While the Indians didn’t win them all, in each match this season leading up to Tuesday’s Class 6A quarterfinal, Manhattan High girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez has felt his team was right in the mix.

  • Area Schools | May 26, 2015

    Rock Creek softball headed back to state

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    FLUSH — Six seniors on the Rock Creek softball team are ending their high school careers the way they started.

  • Manhattan High School | May 25, 2015

    Indians hope for season-best effort at state

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    A year ago, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team put its best collective round of the season together at the Class 6A state meet in Topeka, turning in a third-place performance.

  • General Activities | May 25, 2015

    Cameron: Royals still take 2 of 3 during soggy weekend

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    KANSAS CITY — The Royals refused to take a hint from the baseball gods. And paid the price for it.

  • General Activities | May 24, 2015

    Thousands turn out for event’s debut

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    Manhattan resident Joe Moore started his journey early Saturday morning on Coach Bill Snyder Highway and ended it at Bill Snyder Family Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | May 24, 2015

    Indians compete at state swim meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swimming team capped its season on Saturday by finishing with 26 points at the Class 6A state swimming meet, including racing in four consolation finals.

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2015

    Indians get past Red Demons

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    While the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was never in real danger of losing Thursday evening’s regional final against Dodge City, head coach Mike Sanchez wanted more.

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2015

    Scipio leads Indians to state

    Last year at state, Mariah Scipio was one of four experienced swimmers leading the Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team to the Class 6A state meet fresh off a Centennial League title.

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2015

    MHS track faces tough regional field

    Facing a tougher regional than last year, the Manhattan High track and field teams still managed to put together a solid showing at their Class 6A regional meet in Hutchinson Thursday afternoon.

  • May 21, 2015

    City’s first-ever half marathon set for Saturday

    As soon as Ben Sigle and Trey Vernon opened Manhattan Running Company in 2008, people in the community started asking about a half marathon.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2015

    Strong freshmen class boosts Indians

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    There are many reasons the Manhattan girls’ soccer team is in its fourth straight regional final. For one, senior goalkeeper Molly Fiser has given up just 12 goals all year.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2015

    Indians lose at Olathe regional

    The Indians struggled and the Eagles cruised to a 16-1 victory in the run-rule shortened game on a cool and misty day in Olathe.

  • Area Schools | May 21, 2015

    Rock Creek softball wins regional

    The Rock Creek softball team punched its ticket to the Class 4A D-II state tournament on Tuesday, beating Santa Fe Trail and Royal Valley to win a regional tournament in Flush.

  • Manhattan High School | May 20, 2015

    Indians shut out Blue Jays

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    Facing a familiar foe in its regional opener Tuesday evening, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team had no trouble taking care of business to advance to the next round of the Class 6A playoffs.

  • Manhattan High School | May 20, 2015

    MHS baseball comes up short at regional

    For the first time since 2011, the Class 6A baseball tournament at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark won’t include the Manhattan Indians.

  • Manhattan High School | May 19, 2015

    Indians make state, take 2nd at regional

    The Manhattan High golf team advanced to state for the fourth consecutive year with a second place finish at the Junction City regional on Monday afternoon.

  • General Activities | May 19, 2015

    Stix win Overland Park baseball tournament

    The Midwest Stix 11-and-under baseball team went 5-1 last weekend to capture the title at the Hawaiian Hitfest National Invitational Tournament in Overland Park.

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