Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Manhattan High School | October 23, 2014

    MHS’ playoff hopes hinge on Friday tilt

    After dropping last week’s district opener against Topeka High, the importance of the Manhattan High football team’s game against Lawrence Free State this week only intensified.

  • General Activities | October 23, 2014

    Cameron: We have a new series after KC win

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    The Royals shook off the gloom of Game 1 and applied their own version of a crusher Wednesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | October 22, 2014

    Indians win two to end regular season

    The Manhattan High volleyball team won both its matches at the Wamego triangular Tuesday night, sweeping Junction City before hanging on for a three-set win over the Red Raiders to finish off the regular season.

  • Columns |General Activities | October 22, 2014

    Cameron: KC in good shape with Shields out the way

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    Since the Royals aren’t likely to score much of anything against Giants ace Madison Bumgarner — who’s pitched about a thousand innings of postseason baseball without breaking a sweat — why not just concede Game 1?

  • Columns |General Activities | October 21, 2014

    Seaton: Never been a suffering Royals fan

    Ned seaton

    A lot of the stories you read about the Kansas City Royals these days include the term “long-suffering.” I think that’s a bunch of baloney. There’s been no suffering. Not really.

  • Manhattan High School | October 21, 2014

    MHS soccer pounds Chargers, 7-0


    In a dominant win over Topeka West Monday night at Bishop Stadium, something happened to the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team that hadn’t happened in 15 years under head coach Frank Alonso.

  • Manhattan High School | October 21, 2014

    Indians take 5th at state golf

    Playing on a tough course at the Topeka Country Club, half of the 12 teams competing at the Class 6A state golf tournament shot a team score higher than 400.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2014

    McCarthys lead MHS into state tourney


    Making their fourth trip to the Class 6A golf tournament in as many years, Kelsey and Kylie McCarthy are well-aware of the pressures and difficulty of playing at the high school game’s highest level.

  • General Activities | October 20, 2014

    Cameron: Childhood crashes into adult life on baseball field

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    If you’re going to make a prediction out of left field that might, might, might actually come true, don’t come up with something that puts you in a miserable spot.

  • Area Schools | October 20, 2014

    Anthony wins league volleyball championship

    The Anthony Middle School eighth-grade A volleyball team won the Centennial Middle League Championship on Saturday.

  • Area Schools | October 20, 2014

    Wamego sweeps NCKL cross country meet

    The Wamego Red Raider cross country teams swept both the team and individual titles at the North Central Kansas League meet over the weekend.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2014

    MHS boys top latest cross country coaches poll

    The Manhattan High boys’ cross country team, fresh off a Centennial League title Saturday, remained at the top of the state’s Class 6A coaches poll, edging Blue Valley-Stilwell for the top spot.

  • Manhattan High School | October 20, 2014

    Seven MHS wrestlers compete in KC

    Seven Manhattan High wrestlers participated in the Blue Chip Fall Brawl in Kansas City, Mo., over the weekend.

  • Area Schools | October 20, 2014

    Eisenhower wins Little Apple Championship

    The Eisenhower Middle School football team defeated Anthony Middle School 36- 0 on Oct. 14, to win the Little Apple Championship.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2014

    Lei 8th, Fraley 11th at state tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team sent two players to Topeka for the Class 6A state tennis tournament, and came home with a pair of medals. Cathy Lei finished in eighth place in singles, while Kristen Fraley took 11th place.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2014

    Trojans run past MHS in district win


    On a night when defense was at a premium, the Trojans proved to be difficult to stop offensively and just a tick better defensively in a 52-41 win to start district play Friday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Riley County falls in shootout


    RILEY — After surrendering two touchdowns just before halftime the Riley County football team fought back for a chance to tie early in the fourth quarter, but came up short.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Rock Creek gets district win

    At St. Marys, the Rock Creek Mustangs started slow but finished strong in their 51-28 win over St. Marys Friday night.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Frankfort 78, Linn 42

    At Linn, the Frankfort Wildcats scored in bunches against Linn, with sophomore quarterback Adam Kenworthy throwing for three touchdowns and rushing for three more, while junior running back Jase Suther rushed for four scores and 235 yards.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Wamego 20, Chapman 6

    At Chapman, the Red Raiders managed to win a low-scoring affair to start district play, taking a 13-6 lead to halftime and scoring on a 50-yard scramble by quarterback Kyler Alderson in the second half to put away the game.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Southern Cloud 68, BV-Randolph 50

    At Miltonvale, Southern Cloud won a battle of winless teams against Blue Valley Randolph, outlasting the Rams to win by 18 points.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2014

    Valley Heights 50, Wabaunsee 0

    At Alma, the Valley Heights Mustangs dominated from start to finish against the Chargers, taking a 38-0 halftime lead and cruising through the second half while preserving the shutout.

  • Manhattan High School | October 17, 2014

    Topeka High beats Manhattan, 52-41

    The Manhattan High football team opened district play with a loss to Topeka High Friday night at Bishop Stadium, 52-41.

  • Manhattan High School | October 17, 2014

    MHS blasts Highland Park, 6-0

    With just two more matches next week preceding the official start of the postseason, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team has yet to play a full, 80-minute game up to its potential. Against Highland Park in Topeka on Thursday, it didn’t matter in a 6-0 Manhattan victory.

  • Manhattan High School | October 17, 2014

    Guggisberg: KSHSAA needs to fix football


    Each year, the playoff bracket has at least one undeserving team advance through the district system and into the playoffs. Last season it was one-win Wichita North.


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