Wednesday, September 2, 2015



Sports

  • General Activities | June 20, 2013

    Junior golf series opens at Colbert

    The Manhattan Junior Golf Association opened its summer tournament series Tuesday at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Boys and girls above age 14 played the back nine and the par-3 course, while the younger competitors played only the par-3 course. Sisters Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy led the

  • General Activities | June 19, 2013

    Junior 17ers split twin bill

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers split a pair of games on the road Tuesday night. Facing Emporia’s 16-and-under team, the 17ers lost the opener 12-4, but rebounded in the nightcap with a 19-3 victory. Luke Stegeman led the way in Game 1 for

  • General Activities | June 19, 2013

    Titans win Mac tournament

    The Manhattan Titans 10-and-under baseball team won the McPherson Summer Slam tournament championship this past weekend. In pool play, the Titans beat the Salina Warriors 12-1 and the Hutchinson Monarchs 18-0. Then in bracket play, the Titans defeated the Russell Royals 16-1, Manhattan Force 9-1,&

  • General Activities | June 19, 2013

    Konza Crush finishes second in Salina

    The Konza Crush 9-and-under baseball team finished second in the SAYSI Be A Good Sport tournament this past Saturday in Salina. The Crush defeated the Salina Royals 16-5 and the SE Slammers 18-5, before falling to the Saline County Shockers 12-8 in the championship game.

  • General Activities | June 19, 2013

    Optimist Moxie wins Wichita tournament

    The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie finished 4-1 this past weekend — winning the Hawaiian Hitfest in Wichita.  The Moxie went 2-1 in pool play and then 2-0 in bracket play to capture the championship.  In pool play, the Moxie opened with a 2-0 win

  • General Activities | June 19, 2013

    Optimist Lasers go 1-3 in Topeka

    The Manhattan Optimist Lasers softball team recorded one win and three losses in the Father’s Day NIT this past weekend in Topeka. The Lasers opened pool play with a 12-0 loss to the Clay Center B’s. Mariah Stringfield and Paige Divine had the

  • General Activities | June 18, 2013

    17ers looking to break 3-game losing skid

    After losing three straight in Oklahoma City this past weekend, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers were in need of tonight’s game in Topeka. The 17ers will look to break their three-game skid against the Johnson County Hornets in a nine-inning game at

  • General Activities | June 18, 2013

    Braves go 6-0

    The Manhattan 9-and-under Braves baseball team went 6-0 last weekend to best a 13-team field in the McPherson Summer Slam. In pool play, the Braves defeated the Augusta Orioles 10-3 and the Slate Creek Sluggers 6-5.  On Sunday, the Braves defeated Buhler 10-3, the

  • General Activities | June 18, 2013

    Optimist Fury compete at state

    The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Fury softball team competed at the USSSA “C” state championship tournament this past weekend in Topeka. The Fury began the weekend with a close victory over Emporia Energy, followed by a loss to Abilene Attack. On Sunday, the Fury had to

  • General Activities | June 18, 2013

    Optimist Bullets play in JuneBUG JAM

    The Optimist 12-and-under Bullets competed in the NIT JuneBUG JAM this past weekend in Beatrice, Neb.  The Bullets were one of more than 20 teams 12U open division.  The team went 3-2 on the tournament to finish in fifth place. The first game of


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