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  • Juniors lose state opener

    After fighting to come back from behind to tie the game, the American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers lost in extra innings on Wednesday at the Class A state tournament in Leavenworth. Manhattan led early, but watched Doniphan County pile up the runs before winning in walkoff fashion in the ...

  • Adams Pro Tour to host Junior Clinic

    The Adams Pro Tour is ending its trip through Kansas this week with the Colbert Charity Classic in Manhattan. There are several events during the professional tournament, which began Wednesday and finishes on Saturday, including a clinic for area youth on Friday that begins at 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the ...

  • Registration open for Manhattan CC Club

    The Manhattan Cross Country Club is taking registrations for the 2014 fall season. The club provides age-appropriate distance running for youth in grades eight and younger. The six-week program begins on Monday, Aug. 25. The club meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., primarily at Northeast Community Park. The club ...

  • 5th grade Indians hosting tryouts

    The fifth-grade Manhattan Indians are looking for players for the 2014 youth tackle football season. They will hold an open tryout on July 26 from 9-11 a.m. at the field east of Northview Elementary School. No experience is necessary and boys should wear shorts and tennis shoes (or cleats) to the ...

  • Fastpitch softball team to host tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist 18U fastpitch softball team will have tryouts at Optimist Park on Wednesday, July 30, and Thursday, July 31, from 7-8:30 p.m. This team will include players from 15-18 years of age. For more information call Jeff Brummett at 785-556-3391 or Julie Brummett at 785-313-1882. ...

  • 17ers stay alive with 6-4 victory

    With the season on the line, the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers built a four-run lead and held on to win Tuesday in Salina. The 17ers defeated the Buhler Nationals, 6-4, to advance to play Salina today at 4 p.m. The winner of that game will face Newton in ...

  • Manko seniors go 1-1 to open Zone tourney

    After winning their first game on Monday afternoon, the Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers ran into trouble with a loss to Newton at the Class AAA Zone tournament in Salina. The 17ers opened the day with a 9-1 win over Junction City, but then lost to No. 1-seed Newton ...

  • Double Play goes 3-2 in weekend tourney

    The 12-and-under Manhattan Optimist Double Play finished their season going 3-2 in a recent tournament in Augusta. The weekend started with wins against the Augusta Impact and the Wichita Elite. The third game on Saturday was a loss to the Kansas Renegades. On Sunday, the Double Play got back on ...

  • Seniors open play in Zone Kordyak.phatch

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko senior 17ers opened postseason play today in the Class AAA Zone tournament in Salina. The 17ers played Junction City at 2 p.m., and a win would match Manhattan up against Newton at 8 p.m. All games are being played at Dean Evans Field. The other ...

  • Gritton, Myers win junior golf tournament

    Local youth golfers from around the area competed in the Manhattan City Junior Championship Thursday and Friday, with Cole Gritton bringing home the overall boys’ championship and Macie Myers winning the overall girls’ title. The Junior Championship, the final event in the Manhattan Junior Golf Association’s summer golf season, ...

  • Former Wildcat Misenhelter wins Kansas Amateur

    Thanks to a final-round score of 71 Thursday, former Kansas State women’s golfer Gianna Misenhelter carded a three-round score of 219 to capture the Kansas Women’s Amateur Championship at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Misenhelter, who was a senior during the 2013-14 season, began the tournament with a 73 on Tuesday and ...

  • Manhattan Dirt Devils win title

    The 13-and-under Manhattan Dirt Devils captured the Midwest League USSSA A World Series championship, besting the Sharks of Overland Park, 3-1, on Wednesday at the Fountain Bluff complex in Liberty, Mo. The Dirt Devils went 7-0 in the tournament, which included teams from Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Nebraska. “This (Championship) ...







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