Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | November 23, 2015

    MHS lands 13 on all-league football teams

    The Manhattan High football team landed 13 players on the All-Centennial League teams released by the league’s coaches on Monday morning.

  • Manhattan High School | November 14, 2015

    Indians land 4 on all-league volleyball

    The Manhattan High volleyball team ended its year with a return to the Class 6A state tournament, sending its seniors out with the opportunity to play in the season’s final weekend.

  • Manhattan High School | November 12, 2015

    Indians’ Mittie inks with Fort Hays State

    When Manhattan High senior Madison Mittie began talking with coaches during her college recruitment, she had some help.

  • Manhattan High School | November 12, 2015

    Indians land 7 on all-league soccer teams

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team put seven players on the All-Centennial League teams released by the league this week, including three first-team selections.

  • Manhattan High School | November 05, 2015

    Myers named 1st team all-state

    Manhattan High’s Macie Myers was one of six golfers named to the Class 6A all-state first team last week.

  • Manhattan High School | November 04, 2015

    Indians come up a game short, fall at Washburn Rural

    The Junior Blues’ defense held off Manhattan’s rally attempts in the game’s final 23 minutes, leaving the Indians one win shy of their goal to get back to state.

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2015

    MHS girls’ cross country wins state

    Manhattan managed to defeat Lawrence Free State after a tiebreaker — each team’s sixth runner’s place — ruled in their favor. Essentially, Cristina Martinez’s 35th-place finish, which didn’t factor into Manhattan’s team score of 72, brought home the title, a feat not done at Manhattan since 1979.

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2015

    Indians beat Washburn Rural to cap football season


    Between the cold and rainy weather conditions and the fact both teams were eliminated from the Class 6A playoffs that begin next week, Friday’s matchup between Washburn Rural and the Manhattan High football team was going to come down to which team wanted it more.

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2015

    Indians fall in pool play at state

    Manhattan head coach Lisa Kinderknecht was pleased to see her team playing its best volleyball of the season last week during regional competition.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Indians beat Rural to close season, 28-8

    The Manhattan High football team ended its season on a high note with a 28-8 win over Washburn Rural Friday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Indians survive against Hutchinson


    After scoring a goal 10 minutes into its regional final match against Hutchinson Thursday night, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team expected to open the floodgates and win comfortably.

  • Manhattan High School | October 30, 2015

    Guggisberg: Big weekend ahead for Indians at state


    With three teams heading to state and a fourth still with a chance to get to state, the Manhattan High athletic department has a lot on the line in the coming days.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    MHS looks to cap season with win

    For the second consecutive year, the Manhattan High football team will end its season playing against Washburn Rural with just pride on the line after being eliminated from playoff contention in Week 8.

  • Manhattan High School | October 29, 2015

    French, Lambert with historic season for Indians


    Kirkland Lambert freely admits that scoring goals in soccer is fun. But as the third-seeded Manhattan High boys’ soccer team prepares for tonight’s Class 6A regional final against Hutchinson at Bishop Stadium, Lambert has learned a new lesson.

  • Manhattan High School | October 28, 2015

    MHS soccer overcomes sluggish first half in 4-0 win


    As a No. 3 seed in the Class 6A playoffs hosting a No. 14 seed, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team was supposed to make quick work of the visiting Derby Panthers on Tuesday night at Bishop Stadium.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Soccer: manhattan High 4, Derby High 0

    With the win, Manhattan advances to host Thursday’s regional final against sixth-seeded Hutchinson (11-6-0), which defeated Topeka High, 2-0.

  • Rivalry thriller

    The loss spoiled an otherwise festive night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Volleyball: Special sendoff

    Manhattan’s win over Rural is a good sign with regionals just a few short weeks away.

  • MHS Football: Air Control
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    Facing an offense that likes to throw the ball, Manhattan High tightened up its coverage and contained the pass game in a 50-7 win over Topeka West on Friday at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Football: Slipped Away

    The Indians received their first real test of the season against the Wildcats, and though they played well enough to win for much of the night, Schumacher made a pair of back-breaking plays against Manhattan’s defense to help Hayden scrape together a hard-fought 21-14 win.

  • Dominant: Manhattan 49, Seaman 21

    The Indians led 42-0 at halftime before dialing it back in the second half and allowing Seaman’s first-team players to get some offense going against Manhattan’s backups.

  • MHS Soccer: Domination

    The Indians took the lead early in the first half and were never really threatened by the Lions in their season opener at Bishop Stadium.

  • State track & field showdown

    In many cases, high school sports offer its participants the chance to learn life lessons through competition.

  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised

    The win over Dodge City sends Manhattan on the road for Tuesday’s 6 p.m. quarterfinal against Maize (17-1).

  • MHS Soccer: Quick Work

    Despite a slow start, Manhattan defeated Junction City by mercy-rule in only 56 minutes, winning 10-0 to set up Thursday’s regional final against Dodge City at Bishop Stadium, scheduled to begin at 6 p.m.

  • MHS Soccer: senior day rout

    The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Softball: Senior Day

    Manhattan (10-10, 9-9 Centennial) stayed close in both games, but lost 6-3 and 3-0.

  • Senior send-off

    Tuesday at Norvell Field, the Indians swept their first doubleheader since April 22, defeating the Emporia Spartans 7-1 in the opener and 11-2 in the nightcap on senior day.

  • Hey, batter, batter…

    The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5.

  • Rivalry rarity

    The Indians had not previously lost a game to the Blue Jays since 2008, spanning 14 games.

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights

    The Indians were swept, with the Thunderbirds winning the first game, 7-3, and run-ruling MHS in six innings in Game 2, 16-8.

  • MHS Basketball: moving on

    Thursday’s semifinal was more of a formality than anything, as the Indians pounded the Golden Buffaloes in their sub-state opener.

  • MHS Basketball: Sudden Ending

    After sweeping the Junior Blues in the regular season, including a 32-point win, Rural got the last laugh in the third matchup, stunning Manhattan and stopping the Tribe short of its goal.

  • Hello, first place

    The boys’ team moved into a tie for first place in the league standings with the T-Birds. The girls’ squad moved into a four-way tie for first place in the Centennial League standings

  • Girls basketball: Manhattan 56, Topeka West 31

    The Indians had to overcome a slow start that saw Manhattan (11-3, 5-2 Centennial) lead 21-12 at halftime but double its scoring total in the third quarter.


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