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  • General Activities | July 07, 2013

    9U baseball tryouts

    The Manhattan Aggies 9-and-under baseball team will be conducting tryouts today and Friday, July 12 at Wilson Field in City Park. Today’s tryout is slated for 3:30 p.m., while Friday’s will take place at 7 p.m. Eligible players must be age 9 or younger as

  • General Activities | July 05, 2013

    Junior 17ers drop a pair in Salina

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers opened Salina’s 23rd Annual Kansas Grand Slam Wood Bat Tournament Thursday with a pair of losses. Manhattan suffered a close defeat early in the day against the Topeka Gorillas, 8-7, and lost again Thursday night to the

  • General Activities | July 04, 2013

    Junior 17ers leaning on 3B Leon


    Every team needs a leader, and the American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers seem to have one in third baseman Isaac Leon. Leon, who will be a junior at Manhattan High this fall, is in his second year with the summer team that opened play

  • General Activities | July 03, 2013

    Senior 17ers struggle offensively in 4-0 loss

    In the first matchup with the KC Bullets this summer, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers were routed 19-2 in their worst loss of the season. In Tuesday’s rematch in Kansas City, Manhattan kept the score much closer, but still couldn’t muster

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    Flint Hills Soccer Club tryouts set

    The Flint Hills Soccer Club will be conducting tryouts on 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 (born on or after Aug. 1, 1999)

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    Optimist Lady Indians win ASA state tourney

    Chelsey Henry’s acrobatic catch in right-centerfield ended a late Clay Center B’s rally, and the Manhattan Optimist Lady Indians 13-and-under softball team won the Kansas Amateur Softball Association’s 14B state tournament this past Saturday in Salina. Trailing 8-3, Clay Center loaded the

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    Hole-in-one at Colbert Hills

    Kyle Probst hit a hole-in-one on the 152-yard No. 8 hole at Colbert Hills Golf Course with a gap wedge on June 29. The shot was witnessed by Keith and Connie Rutlin and Scott Wempe.

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    Optimist Aftershock takes 7th

    The Manhattan Optimist 14-and-under Aftershock softball team finished in seventh place this past weekend at the Mo-Kan USSSA C state tournament in Basehor.  The Aftershock’s only losses were against the winner and runner-up in the tournament. Friday night, the Aftershock faced the KC

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    Bullets take 3rd in Slug Fest

    The Manhattan Optimist Bullets went 3-2 to finish third at the USSSA Shawnee County Slug Fest this past weekend at Lake Shawnee. In pool play, the Bullets would defeat the Topeka Fire-Storm 5-1. The Bullets would then defeat the Cyclones 15-0 and seal the top

  • General Activities | July 02, 2013

    9U baseball tryouts announced

    The Manhattan 9-and-under Warriors baseball team will be conducting tryouts. Players may be 9 or younger as of May 1, 2014 to be eligible.

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