Sports

  • Area Schools | March 06, 2015

    Abilene 68, Wamego 47

    At Topeka, the Red Raiders hung tough with Abilene for two quarters, going to halftime trailing 23-18, but couldn’t keep it close in the final two quarters of a season-ending Class 4A-Div.

  • Manhattan High School | March 05, 2015

    MHS girls rout Golden Buffaloes

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team advanced past Wichita Southeast, 69-26, in a Class 6A sub-state semifinal Thursday night at the MHS gymnasium Manhattan had a 42-13 lead at halftime and only added to it in the final two quarters, with the fourth period using a running clock.

  • Manhattan High School | March 05, 2015

    Rural stuns Indians in sub-state opener

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    At some point in the future, the 2014-15 boys’ basketball team at Manhattan High will be remembered for all of the things it accomplished.

  • Area Schools | March 05, 2015

    Three Marlins to compete at sectional swim meet

    Manhattan’s Kelly Wichmann, Preston Harrison and Matt Bandy have each qualified in two events at the meet, which will wrap up the spring club season.

  • Manhattan High School | March 05, 2015

    MHS girls to host Wichita Southeast

    Coming in as the top seed, Manhattan will likely have little resistance from Southeast tonight at 7, with a more difficult matchup waiting on Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | March 04, 2015

    Rural stuns MHS boys

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team was stunned by the Washburn Rural Junior Blues in a 59-58 loss in Wednesday night’s Class 6A sub-state semifinal at the MHS gymnasium.

  • Manhattan High School | March 04, 2015

    MHS boys ready for sub-state opener

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team stayed motivated by chasing its first-ever Centennial League title, ultimately winning 12 league games and holding it outright.

  • Area Schools | March 04, 2015

    Falcons roll to easy 65-37 win

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    RILEY — Last week, junior Alex Sager said he hoped his hot shooting from Riley County’s win against St. Marys in the regular-season finale would carry into the postseason. So far, it has.

  • Area Schools | March 04, 2015

    Blue Valley’s rally comes up short

    RANDOLPH — As it has much of the season, too many early mistakes cost the Blue Valley-Randolph boys’ basketball a chance to rally in the second half of its Class 1A-Div. II sub-state basketball game.

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2015

    Wildcat boys win sub-state opener, 50-38

    FRANKFORT — The Frankfort boys’ basketball team was never in any real danger of losing to Leavenworth-Immaculata in the second half of its Class 1A-Div. I sub-state quarterfinal Monday night.

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2015

    Frankfort girls’ rally falls short

    FRANKFORT — The Frankfort girls’ basketball team came out shooting on all cylinders in the first quarter of Monday night’s Class 1A-Div.

  • Area Schools | March 03, 2015

    Riley Co. girls hang on, beat Rossville

    At Rossville, Riley County withstood the comeback efforts of the Bulldogs in Monday night’s Class 3A sub-state quarterfinal, winning on the road to advance to Thursday’s 7:30 p.m. game against top-seeded Silver Lake.

  • Editorials |Manhattan High School | March 02, 2015

    A championship weekend for MHS

    Congratulations abound after a memorable weekend for Manhattan High School athletes. One of them is now a state champion and others are enjoying Centennial League titles.

  • Manhattan High School | March 01, 2015

    Wallace wins title at state wrestling

    Redemption was sweet for Manhattan’s Mason Wallace — though it went down to the wire.

  • Manhattan High School | March 01, 2015

    Four MHS bowlers get to state meet

    Both the girls’ and boys’ bowling teams competed Thursday at the Class 6A bowling regional in Lawrence, with four individuals advancing through to next week’s state tournament in Wichita.

  • Area Schools | March 01, 2015

    Blue Valley swept at Centre

    At Lost Springs, the Blue Valley boys’ team got off to a slow start on Friday, and it led to a 61-42 loss to Centre for the Rams.

  • Manhattan High School | March 01, 2015

    Indians beat Seaman to claim outright championship

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    “League what? League champs.” That was the chant coming from the boys’ locker room at Manhattan High after the Indians’ 68-60, outright-title-clinching win over Seaman Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | March 01, 2015

    MHS girls rally past Vikings, claim share of league title

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    With six seniors on the roster playing key roles, the basic rules of basketball prevented Scott Mall from starting his entire senior class Friday night in the team’s final regular-season game.

  • Manhattan High School | February 27, 2015

    MHS boys hang on to beat Seaman, win outright title

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team secured an outright Centennial League title with a 68-60 win over Seaman Friday night at the MHS gymnasium on senior night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 27, 2015

    MHS girls rally past Seaman, take share of league title

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team won a share of its second consecutive Centennial League title Friday night with a 49-39 come-from-behind win over Seaman at the MHS gymnasium.

  • Area Schools | February 27, 2015

    Falcons score 68-54 win over St. Marys

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    RILEY — Riley County sophomore Alex Sager said his 3-pointer was there for him to start the season, but was lost at times during the middle of it.

  • Area Schools | February 27, 2015

    Riley County pulls away for 37-31 victory

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    RILEY — The Riley County girls’ basketball team, again playing without leading scorer and rebounder Alyssa Kulp due to sickness, didn’t start pretty, but found a groove in the second half to beat St. Marys, 37-31.

  • Manhattan High School | February 27, 2015

    Do or die for MHS girls against Seaman

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  • Manhattan High School | February 27, 2015

    Indians ready for state tournament

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    At this time last week, Manhattan head coach Robert Gonzales expected to have a minimum of eight wrestlers make the trip to this weekend’s Class 6A state wrestling tournament in Wichita.

  • Manhattan High School | February 25, 2015

    MHS boys rally past Junction City

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    JUNCTION CITY — Manhattan head coach Benji George stressed this week that rivalry games against Junction City need no extra motivation.

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