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  • 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.

  • Manhattan High School | February 25, 2015

    MHS girls rout Blue Jays, clinch top seed

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    With a 60-35 win at Junction City Tuesday night, the Indians are still muddled in a four-way tie for the league lead with Friday’s senior night matchup with Seaman the only obstacle left in the way.

  • Manhattan High School | February 25, 2015

    MHS bowlers finish regular season at JC

    The Manhattan High bowling teams finished off the regular season competing at a quadrangular meet in Junction City.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Wamego sweeps Marysville on senior night

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders’ girls basketball team celebrated senior night with a 57-46 win over Marysville on Tuesday.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Axtell 73, Valley Heights 58

    At Blue Rapids, big efforts from Kayla Smith and Sidney Blackburn weren’t enough to propel Valley Heights to a won on Tuesday, losing to Axtell, 73-58.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Linn 54, Frankfort 29

    At Linn, Frankfort struggled in the second quarter and never recovered on Tuesday, losing at Linn, 54-29.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Wamego 76, Marysville 41

    At Wamego, Dillon Blain scored 24 and Eli Miller and Kyler Alderson had big games in a 76-41 win over Marysville.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Frankfort 45, Linn 33

    At Linn, Frankfort scored just four points in the third quarter on Tuesday, but it still managed to beat Linn, 45-33.

  • Area Schools | February 25, 2015

    Axtell 63, Valley Heights 60

    At Blue Rapids, Axtell erased a 11-point first quarter deficit on Tuesday to beat Valley Heights, 63-60.

  • Manhattan High School | February 24, 2015

    MHS boys rally to beat JC, clinch share of title

    JUNCTION CITY — The Manhattan High boys’ basketball needed another rally to do it, but the Indians came back in the fourth quarter and took control to win 70-57 at Junction City Tuesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 24, 2015

    MHS girls rout Junction City

    JUNCTION CITY — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team used a strong first half to build a 17-point lead at the break before building on it in the second half in a 60-35 win Tuesday night in Junction City.

  • Manhattan High School | February 24, 2015

    MHS girls looking to rebound

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    After a tough loss at Hayden on Friday, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team will likely need a pair of wins this week if it hopes to claim even a share of the Centennial League title.

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2015

    Riley County boys win

    At Council Grove, the Riley County boys’ basketball team defeated Council Grove, 59-49, Monday night to improve to 13-6 on the season with just one regular-season game to play.

  • Area Schools | February 24, 2015

    Council Grove 48, Riley County 34

    At Council Grove, the Falcons allowed the Braves to take an early 14-7 lead into the second quarter and couldn’t come back the rest of the way.

  • Manhattan High School | February 23, 2015

    MHS’ Wagner invited to Shrine Bowl

    Manhattan High senior Colton Wagner, an offensive tackle for the Manhattan High football team as well as a state-qualifying shot-putter for the track and field team, was invited to participate in this summer’s 42nd-annual Kansas Shrine Bowl.

  • Manhattan High School | February 22, 2015

    MHS wrestlers win Wichita regional

    After a runner-up finish at the Centennial League meet two weeks ago, Manhattan came home as regional champion after winning the Wichita Southeast regional.

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