As part of their All-Star Game reception, the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association presents many awards, with several of them given to local honorees.
The Manhattan Optimist Prime fastpitch softball team played in the Adair Finale in Kansas City last weekend.
The Manhattan Optimist Moxie 18-and-under fastpitch went 3-2 in games played recently at Markey Park in Benton, Mo., and at Mid-America in Kansas City, Kan.
Ending their four-game run at the KU Showcase in Lawrence over the weekend, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers sputtered to the finish line against the KC Elite Navy on Sunday, losing 9-0.
Recent Manhattan High graduates Caroline Ballard and Pierson McAtee each participated in Kansas Basketball Coaches Association all-star games Saturday in Salina.
The Sweet Heat 12-and-under team traveled to Salina this past weekend.
The Manhattan Diamonds 10-and-under team finished out its first season by competing in the Tie-Dye Tournament in Rose Hill this past weekend.
As Dustin Morris reached the green in two shots on No. 16 during his final round at the fourth-annual Colbert Charity Classic Saturday afternoon, he felt like he was in pretty good shape.
After dropping a pair of games on Thursday, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers rallied back to win a game on Friday at the KU Showcase in Lawrence.
When Pat Dunne met Don Duncan more than 50 years ago at Dunne’s Pharmacy in downtown Manhattan, competitive swimming in Manhattan was quite uncommon.
Opening play at the KU Showcase, the Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers lost a pair of games at Hoglund Ballpark on Thursday.
Through two rounds at the Colbert Charity Classic, Dustin Morris’ consistency has landed him at the top of the leaderboard at Colbert Hills Golf Club.
The Manhattan Optimist Rebels 14-and-under softball team competed at “C” West State in Derby last weekend.
After one day of play, five Adam’s Tour professional golfers sat tied in first place with a score of 3-under 69 at the Colbert Charity Classic on Wednesday.
The Manhattan Optimist Fury U14 fastpitch softball team went 4-3 in the Summer Smash in Basehor over the weekend, improving their overall record to 13-8 on the season.
Sue Donnelly hit a hole-in-one at on hole No. 14 at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Wednesday.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Adams Pro Tour series has returned to Manhattan for the Colbert Charity Classic golf tournament.
The Manhattan Optimist Monarchs compiled a 3-1 record en route to a tie for fifth place in the 16-team field at the Hawaiian Hit Fest tournament in Lee’s Summit, Mo.
The 10-and-under Manhattan Optimist Diamonds softball team went 2-3 last week at the Hawaiian Hitfest in Lees Summit, Mo.
Lack of hitting made for a short visit to the USSSA West State tournament last weekend in El Dorado for the Manhattan Optimist Prime 18-and-under fastpitch softball team.
The Manhattan Optimist Sting went 8-3 to earn second place last weekend at the Summer Smash 18-and-under fastpitch tournament in Kansas City.
The Manhattan Optimist Moxie claimed fourth place in the Summer Smash tournament in Kansas City last weekend.
The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers finished off the Kansas State Showcase on Sunday with a 12-2 win over KCSC Blaze 18 in Wamego.
The 17ers opened the day with a morning game in Wamego and had little trouble defeating PPA Prime Black, 11-1, in a run-rule victory before losing to the Wichita Nationals, 5-4, at St. Marys.
LAWRENCE — Kansas distance runner Chris Melgares is at least aware of the snooze button on his alarm clock, but don’t get any ideas about him using it frequently.
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