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  • General Activities | September 25, 2014

    Alma teen ready to defend title at American Royal


    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cooper Martin has a special place in his heart for the American Royal Invitational Youth Rodeo. “Defending my American Royal title is like defending my national title,” said Martin of Alma. The last 12 months have been pretty special for the high school

  • General Activities | September 12, 2014

    Neils’ team 7th at rowing championships

    At the 2014 World Rowing Championships in Amsterdam — Aug. 24-31 — Manhattan native Andrew Neils and his team of four placed seventh in the Lightweight Men’s Quadruple Sculls Final. The team finished behind defending champion Greece, Germany, China, Italy, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Neils’ team finished

  • General Activities | September 07, 2014

    Kramer brings golf tour to Kansas


    MAYETTA — Technically speaking, Tim Kramer is on another two-week business trip. Emotionally, though, it’s something else entirely. Kramer is director of tournament business affairs for the Symetra Tour, a series of 20 events that serves as a stepping stone for women professional golfers who aspire

  • General Activities | August 21, 2014

    Northeast Kansas officials clinic

    The Northeast Kansas Officials Association will hold its annual high school football official’s clinic this Sunday, Aug. 24 at 6 p.m. The clinic will take place at the main fire station located at the corner of Kimball and Denison in the meeting room. A review

  • General Activities | August 21, 2014

    Optimist softball team tryouts set for this Sunday

    Tryouts for Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under fastpitch softball will be Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at Optimist Park. All players age 15-18 are welcome to attend. For more information, call Jeff Brummett at (785) 556-3391 or Julie Brummett at (785) 313-1882.

  • General Activities | August 13, 2014

    Neils makes U.S. Senior National rowing team

    Andrew Neils, a 2003 graduate of Manhattan High School, has earned a place on the 2014 United States Senior National rowing team. The Senior National team represents the USA at the highest level of international competition, either at the Olympic Games or the World Championships. In June,

  • General Activities | August 13, 2014

    Optimist Sting tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Sting 18-and-under class B fastpitch softball team will be holding tryouts Saturday Aug.16 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Optimist ballpark. For more information, please contact Ron Hageman via email at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out +=

  • General Activities | August 13, 2014

    New softball team tryout

    There will be a tryout for a new 12-and-under fastpitch softball team this Saturday at Optimist Park from 10 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact Ryan Kruse at 785-313-2135.

  • General Activities | August 11, 2014

    Optimist Starz to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Starz 10U fast-pitch softball team is having tryouts at Optimist Park in Manhattan.  The tryouts will be Saturday, Aug. 16 from 2-4 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 21 from 5:30-7 p.m.

  • General Activities | August 11, 2014

    Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sonny Sisk hit a hole-in-one on No. 2 at the Stagg Hill Golf Club on July 25. He used a 7-wood on the 165-yard hole. The shot was witnessed by Blaine Hardman and John Harrington.

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