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  • General Activities | February 26, 2013

    Marlins compete at Missouri Valley Championships

    Members of the Manhattan Marlins recently attended the Missouri Valley Division-II West Championships in Lee’s Summit, Mo., last weekend. Jordan DeLoach took second in the 100-yard freestyle and third in the 100 backstroke. Kelly Wichmann was seventh in 200 free, first in 100 breast, second in200 breast,

  • General Activities | February 21, 2013

    Hot Shot results

    The Manhattan Parks and Recreation Department held the seventh annual Hot Shot Basketball Competition this past Saturday at City Auditorium. The contest, which involves shooting baskets from specified points on the court in a limited amount of time, was open to all boys and girls

  • General Activities | February 21, 2013

    Munsen wins free-throw contest

    Mitch Munsen of Manhattan won the district championship free-throw contest sponsored by the Knights of Columbus recently, winning the 11-year-old division by making 23 out of 25. Munsen went on to take fifth place in the regional championship last weekend at Jefferson West High School in Meriden.

  • General Activities | February 18, 2013

    Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Mike Adams scored a hole-in-one on Saturday at Stagg Hill Golf Club on the second hole. Adams used an 8-iron from 143 yards out, with Phil Adams witnessing. It was his fourth hole-in-one.

  • General Activities | January 29, 2013

    Hole-in-one

    Bob Hartenstein picked up a hole-in-one on Monday at Stagg Hill Golf Club. The 76-year-old took advantage of the warm January weather to get out and put the ball in on one shot on the 17th hole of the course. He used a 7-wood from 104

  • General Activities | December 11, 2012

    Tennis team beats Topeka

    The Body First juniors tennis team won its match against Wood Valley in Topeka 48-37 this past weekend. Players involved were: 12-and-under Kira Schartz, Carter Wiens and Carson Gido; 10-and-under Robert Zhang, Dil Ranaweera, Joanna Park, Maura Wiens, Claire Shamburg, and Jordan Stegeman; and 8-and-under

  • General Activities | December 04, 2012

    Manhattan CC Club runs at national meet

    Five members of the Manhattan Cross Country Club competed Saturday at the Cross Country Coaches National Youth Championships in Terre Haute, Ind. Luke Wichman led the contingent with a seventh-place finish in the 11-year-old division. Wichman’s time was 11:31.9 for 3,000 meters. Harris DeNoble placed 62nd

  • General Activities | December 04, 2012

    Thunder win tourney

    The Manhattan Thunder won the Voodoo Dolls Classic Basketball tournament on Sunday in Alma. The sixth-grade Thunder went undefeated in pool play, beating the Wamego Raiders 29-14 and the Wabaunsee Chargers 42-10. In the championship game, the Thunder beat the Capital City Kings 30-14. The

  • General Activities | November 19, 2012

    Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Scott Willbrant had a hole-in-one on Stagg Hill’s No. 17 on Thursday. Willbrant holed the 177-yard shot with a four iron and was playing with Jim Mathewson, Larry Wolfe and Bruce Butler.

  • General Activities | November 13, 2012

    Manhattan youth qualify for USATF Cross Country Nationals

    Two Manhattan youth punched their ticket to the USA Track and Field national cross country championships during a qualifying meet Saturday at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence. Tyler Higgins placed third in the 3K run for bantam boys, finishing in a time of 14:30.  Harris


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