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Sports

  • General Activities | June 16, 2013

    Marlins shine at home meet

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    Manhattan Marlins head coach Rob Putnam wanted his swim team to show off on its home turf Saturday afternoon during the Little Apple Invitational at the City Park pool. The Marlins didn’t disappoint. Teams from across the region — including clubs from Emporia, Hutchinson, Salina,

  • General Activities | June 14, 2013

    Soccer tryouts set

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club will be conducting tryouts on Saturday, June 15; Friday, June 21 and Saturday July 6 at the Anneberg Park soccer fields. Boys and girls ages 6-10 (born on or after Aug. 1, 2003) will tryout from 5:30-7 p.m. Boys and girls ages11 and older (

  • General Activities | June 14, 2013

    Senior 17ers drop two in Oklahoma City

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers had a tough opening day of pool play in Oklahoma City on Thursday, dropping a pair of games. They lost their tournament opener 10-5 to the Oklahoma City Drillers. Manhattan (5-6) couldn’t get out of a disastrous

  • General Activities | June 13, 2013

    Senior 17ers open play in OKC today

    After taking last weekend off, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers head south today to begin pool play at the sixth annual Justin Sullivan Memorial Baseball Tournament in Oklahoma City. Manhattan is scheduled to play the Oklahoma City Drillers to start the tournament before

  • General Activities | June 13, 2013

    Hole-in-one at Manhattan Country Club

    Karolyn Tacha had a hole-in one on Tuesday at the Manhattan Country Club. Tacha used a 7-wood from 155 yards out on hole No. 13. It was witnessed by Janet Daniels and Mary Jo Nelson.

  • General Activities | June 13, 2013

    Junior legion schedule change

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers will not be playing in the Wamego tournament this weekend. Instead, the 17ers will travel to Silver Lake for a doubleheader on Friday night.

  • General Activities | June 12, 2013

    Senior 17ers win 9-1 in Topeka

    After losing a mid-week game last week and taking the weekend off, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers were ready to get back to the busy schedule typically associated with summer baseball. They traveled to Topeka for a game against The Yard out of

  • General Activities | June 12, 2013

    Salina takes twin bill from Manko Jrs.

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers struggled Tuesday night against the Salina Hawks at Norvell Field. Manhattan lost the doubleheader in a pair of run-ruled games, 14-6 and 24-5. “You just got to play with some passion and some pride,” 17ers coach Dan Rumsey

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Lasers go 2-1

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Lasers softball team earned a 2-1 record in pool play at the “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” Tournament in Wamego this weekend. Manhattan tied for second in pool play, but Sunday’s single-elimination bracket play was cancelled because of

  • General Activities | June 11, 2013

    Midwest Yankees win

    The 13-and-under Midwest Yankees won the NBC Hays tournament this past weekend. On Saturday, the Yankees defeated the Salina Orioles 14-3 then the Rice County Rattlers 5-4. On Sunday, the Yankees played the R.C. Rattlers and won 16-2 to get to the championship game.


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