Sports

  • General Activities | November 08, 2012

    Sporting KC comes up short, ends season

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Sporting Kansas City ended its season Wednesday night at Livestrong Sporting Park, despite a hard-fought, 1-0 win over the Houston Dynamos. Sporting KC needed two goals to advance in the Eastern Conference playoffs, and its solo goal wasn’t enough to overcome

  • General Activities | November 06, 2012

    Purple Storm holding tryouts

    The Purple Storm, a fourth-grade boys’ basketball club team, is holding a tryout at 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12 at Bergman Elementary School in Manhattan. The Purple Storm will compete in the Wildcat League and play in several area tournaments. Contact Jeff at 785-313-3976

  • General Activities | October 31, 2012

    Earthquakes win tourney

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes won the 12-and-under gold division of the Missouri Mule Tournament recently in Lee’s Summit, Mo. The Earthquakes went 2-0-1 in pool play by beating Futura Parma 4-2, beating Summit Soccer Club Manchester United 3-1, and tying KC

  • General Activities | October 30, 2012

    Warriors win soccer tournament

    The 13-and-under FHSC Warriors won the Governor’s Cup soccer tournament recently in Topeka.  The Warriors, members of the Flint Hills Soccer Club, advanced to the championship with a 4-0 win over the Topeka Select Cudas, a 3-1 victory over the Topeka Phoenix and

  • General Activities | October 22, 2012

    Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Jim Lundberg had a hole-in-one on Oct. 16, at Stagg Hill Golf Club. Lundberg made the shot from 134 yards out on No. 17. His hole-in-one was witnessed by Ron Salberg, Don Ekart, Ken Lang and Terry Voos.

  • General Activities | October 18, 2012

    Marlins excited for upcoming events

    The next two weekends are going to be busy ones for the Manhattan Marlins swim teams. Beginning with the Monster Splash this weekend —  the team’s first home meet of the fall season — followed by a visit from two-time U.S. Olympian Eric Shanteau

  • General Activities | September 25, 2012

    Local teams meet for soccer championship

    Two Flint Hills Soccer Club (FHSC) teams met for the title in the 12-and-under division of the Kaw Valley Cup soccer tournament in Lawrence this past weekend. The FHSC Earthquakes went undefeated in pool play, beating the Topeka Select Sharks 3-0, Topeka Titans 5-2, and

  • General Activities | September 25, 2012

    Warriors win tournament

    The 13-and-under FHSC Warriors won the boys’ gold division championship last weekend at the Kaw Valley Cup Tournament in Lawrence.  The Warriors, members of the Flint Hills Soccer Club, defeated the Kaw Valley Jambars of Lawrence 4-2 and Kaw Valley Select Vasco of Lawrence 8

  • General Activities | September 24, 2012

    Hole-in-one

    Sam Danker hit a hole-in-one at Stagg Hill Golf Club on No. 17 on Friday, using a 9-iron on the 140-yard hole. Larry Williams witnessed the shot.

  • General Activities | September 13, 2012

    Flint Hills Soccer Club Earthquakes take first

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club (FHSC) Earthquakes won the 12-and-under division of the Fall Cup last weekend in Kansas City, Mo.  The Earthquakes went 3-0 in pool play by beating Kaw Valley Select Gremio 11-0, KC Fusion 9-2 and the Futura Revolution 3-0. In


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