After losing a mid-week game last week and taking the weekend off, the American Legion Manhattan Manko senior 17ers were ready to get back to the busy schedule typically associated with summer baseball. They traveled to Topeka for a game against The Yard out of
The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers struggled Tuesday night against the Salina Hawks at Norvell Field. Manhattan lost the doubleheader in a pair of run-ruled games, 14-6 and 24-5. “You just got to play with some passion and some pride,” 17ers coach Dan Rumsey
The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Lasers softball team earned a 2-1 record in pool play at the “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” Tournament in Wamego this weekend. Manhattan tied for second in pool play, but Sunday’s single-elimination bracket play was cancelled because of
The 13-and-under Midwest Yankees won the NBC Hays tournament this past weekend. On Saturday, the Yankees defeated the Salina Orioles 14-3 then the Rice County Rattlers 5-4. On Sunday, the Yankees played the R.C. Rattlers and won 16-2 to get to the championship game.
The 11-and-under Manhattan Titans got second place in the NBC Hays tournament this past weekend. The Titans went 5-1 overall and lost 3-2 in the championship game to the Topeka Renegades. Manhattan defeated the Cimarron River Rattlers 10-5, Hays Grizzlies 17-0, Norton Blue Jays 10-1
The Manhattan Optimist 18-and-under Moxie softball team played in the “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” tournament in Manhattan and Wamego this past weekend. The Moxie used a big first inning to defeat the Indy Storm, 10-0 in first game of pool play.
The Manhattan Optimist 14-and-under Aftershock played in the rain-shortened “Take a Bite Outta the Lil Apple” tournament in Manhattan and Wamego this weekend. They opened with a victory over the Topeka Bobcats, 10-0. Jayden Weers got the win with Ashley Faiola was behind the plate.
At this point in the season, the Manhattan Optimist 10-and-under Double Play has competed in three tournaments. The April tournament was in Council Grove and the team placed third. Jessa Kulp was named the tournament MVP by the coaching staff. The second tournament
Manhattan’s Ben Lowman used a final round 4-under-par 68 to come from behind and win the 19th KGA Public Links Championship on Sunday at Auburn Hills Golf Course in Wichita. Lowman, who recently finished up his senior year on the Creighton University golf team, finished
The American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers lost both games of a doubleheader Friday night at historic Rathert Stadium in Junction City. Playing the Junction City Hawks senior team, the 17ers lost the first game 9-5 and the nightcap 11-10. “I was very proud of
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