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  • General Activities | July 09, 2012

    Manko Jr.’s top Junction City

    The American Legion Manhattan Manko Junior 17ers got back in the win column Wednesday night with a victory on the road at Junction City. The 17ers won the first game 12-2 and were ahead 5-0 in the second inning of game two before lightning cut

  • General Activities | July 09, 2012

    Manko Srs, Jrs have busy weekend

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko Senior and Junior 17ers have a busy weekend ahead, starting today with the senior team playing in the Grand Slam Tournament that started this morning. The Senior 17ers will play a game at Norvell Field at 6 p.m. against the

  • General Activities | July 09, 2012

    Manhattan Rangers win state

    The 10-and-under Manhattan Rangers won the 2012 USSSA Class “A” State Championship over the weekend at the Blue Valley Recreation Complex in Overland Park.  In pool play, the Rangers defeated the Eagles from Overland Park 20-2 and the Athletics from Overland Park 9-7. In elimination

  • General Activities | June 28, 2012

    Sr. 17ers defeat Emporia

    Compared to the early stages of the season, the run production the last two games for the American Legion Manhattan Manko Senior 17ers has been an offensive explosion. The 17ers won 10-7 on Tuesday at Emporia, at one time leading 10-1. Manko assistant coach Ben

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    11U Titans win tournament

    The 11-and-under Manhattan Titans baseball team won the Top Gun Manhattan tournament over the weekend.  The Titans went 1-1 in pool play, beating Salina’s Southside Bombers 11-0 and dropping a 5-3 game to Junction City. In bracket play, the Titans again beat the

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Optimist Sting takes first

    The Manhattan Optimist Sting traveled to Lincoln, Neb., and captured first place at the 14-and-under Summer Slugfest at the Doris Bair softball complex this past weekend. The Sting started pool play Saturday beating the Elkhorn Slammers Black 3-0. After losing the second pool game 3-0

  • General Activities | June 27, 2012

    Junior Series plays at Manhattan Country Club

    The Manhattan Junior Series competed at Manhattan County Club last week in its first event of the season. Drew Casper had the low score in the boys 14-15 division, shooting 78. Haley Grable had the lowest score in the girls’ side with a 79. Frank Felber finished

  • 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

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