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  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Lasers win weekend tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist Lasers 18-and-under fastpitch softball team won all five of its contests on the way to capturing first place at the Summer Slugfest in Lincoln, Neb. , this past weekend.  The Lasers opened pool play on Saturday with a 11-0 shutout of the

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Former Wildcats shine in pro golf events

    In addition to former Kansas State men’s golfer Aaron Watkins, who finished tied for 15th at the U.S. Open,  four other Wildcats also shined in professional golf events over the weekend. Robert Streb finished second at 13-under par 275 at the Colbert Charity

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Manko falls 7-5 to close weekend

    American Legion Manhattan Manko Senior 17ers coach Luke Snyder said he was starting to see some positive things on Saturday. The 17ers had scored just one run in the first three games of the KSU Team Camp Showcase, going 0-3 to start the weekend. Manko

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Titans win Topeka tourney

    The MBA Manhattan Titans 12-and-under baseball team went 4-0 over the weekend in Topeka to win the Summer Blast at the Beach Tournament. On Saturday, the Titans beat the CTG Titans of Lawrence 10-2 and the Emporia Sluggers 17-1. The Titans faced the CTG Titans

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Optimist Moxie goes 1-2-1 in KC

    The Manhattan Optimist Moxie 16-and-under softball team competed at Blue Valley Recreation Complex in Kansas City this past weekend where the team finished 1-2-1. The recruiting tournament had 26 Class A 16—and-under teams competing in a unique game format setting. Game one of pool play

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Aftershock plays in state tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist Aftershock 14-and-under fastpitch softball team played in the USSSA C state tournament in Topeka at the Ken Berry Complex over the weekend. The Aftershock defeated the Blue Heat from Holton 2-1 in their first game.  Jayden Weers and Makayla Tegtmeier shared

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    X-Plosion competes in state tourney

    The Manhattan Optimist X-Plosion competed in the Kansas USSSA C state this past weekend. On Friday night, the X-Plosion lost their first game against the Phenix-Howe from Lawrence 3-2.  Suther took the loss in the circle, allowing only three hits, striking out eight and

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Bullets fifth in USSSA State

    The Optimist Bullets placed fifth in the USSSA 12-and-under C state tournament this past weekend. In a field of 20 teams, the Bullets went 3-2. The Bullets won their first game of the tournament by defeating the Baseburners 3-1.  Sydney Hefty was 2-for-2 from the

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Watkins finishes tied for 15th

    Former Kansas State golfer Aaron Watkins finished in a tie for 15th at the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Sunday. Watkins finished with a score of 6-over par, just five shots off the winning score of 1-over par. Watkins shot a consistent 71-72-71

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Senior 17ers drop third straight game

    Luke Snyder saw his team get shut out for a second straight day on Saturday as Mountain Vista defeated the American Legion Manhattan Manko Senior 17ers 8-0 at the Kansas State University Team Camp. And although there was nothing to show for it on the


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