Wednesday, May 4, 2016



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | April 23, 2016

    MHS rallies in nightcap, splits with Seaman

    Woborny.mercury

    After logging just two hits in a shutout loss to Seaman in Game 1 of Friday’s doubleheader at Norvell Field, the Manhattan High baseball team wasn’t looking much sharper midway through the nightcap.

  • Manhattan High School | April 23, 2016

    Vikings sweep MHS softball

    The Manhattan High softball team was swept in a doubleheader at Seaman on Friday afternoon, dropping the first game, 7-0, before losing the nightcap, 15-0, in four innings.

  • Manhattan High School | April 23, 2016

    MHS track and field takes 2nd at home

    Javelin josh.mercury

    With the KU Relays in full swing in Lawrence this weekend, Friday’s Manhattan Invitational track and field meet at Bishop Stadium was a smaller meet than in past years, but the competition was still strong.

  • Manhattan High School | April 22, 2016

    Indians win at Salina South tourney

    After playing some of the toughest competition it will see all year, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team dialed things down a bit in a trip to Salina on Thursday, taking first place among eight teams.

  • Manhattan High School | April 21, 2016

    Indians take 7th in crowded field at Plaza

    Tuesday’s 16-team tournament at the Plaza Tennis Center in Kansas City, Mo., was billed as one of the toughest meets in region this year, rivaling even the Class 6A Kansas state tennis meet in the amount of premier players competing.

  • Manhattan High School | April 20, 2016

    MHS softball sweeps Highland Park

    Mhs9.mercury

    Heading into Tuesday’s doubleheader against Highland Park at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex, Manhattan High head coach Monty Enright was hoping his team would come out sharp in both games. The Indians did just that.

  • Manhattan High School | April 19, 2016

    MHS routs Great Bend

    Mhssoccer22.mercury

    After a lackluster effort against Seaman on Friday, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was strong from start to finish in an 8-0 win over Great Bend on Monday evening at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | April 19, 2016

    MHS takes 2nd at home

    Burton.mercury

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team took second place behind Emporia at a triangular meet at the KSU Natatorium on Monday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2016

    Indians rally for 4-2 win vs. Seaman

    Mhssoccer1.mercury

    Seaman, Manhattan’s Friday night opponent at Bishop Stadium, was one of the teams capable of playing with the Indians and even took a one-goal lead in the first half, but the home team did enough to pull out the 4-2 win.

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2016

    Indians beat Olathe Northwest at final home dual

    4.mercury

    Manhattan High and Olathe Northwest have met on the tennis courts for a boys’ tennis dual in each of the last two seasons and continued the tradition with Friday’s home dual at City Park.

  • Manhattan High School | April 16, 2016

    Washburn Rural sweeps MHS softball on road

    The Manhattan High softball team traveled to Topeka Friday afternoon and was swept in a pair of games, losing 11-1 in five innings in the opener and 10-4 in the nightcap.

  • Manhattan High School | April 14, 2016

    MHS swimmers finish 3rd at home meet

    Bedros 20relay.mercury

    After splitting the squad up last week for a pair of meets, the Manhattan High girls’ swim and dive team returned to the KSU Natatorium on Wednesday, taking third place in a five-team meet.

  • Manhattan High School | April 14, 2016

    MHS boys win at Great Bend; girls take 2nd

    The Manhattan High track and field teams traveled to Great Bend on Tuesday to face off against five teams from western Kansas, with the boys’ team bringing home the team title while the girls finished in second place.

  • Manhattan High School | April 14, 2016

    MHS softball wins two at Rossville

    The Manhattan High softball team traveled to Rossville on Tuesday and swept the Bulldawgs, winning Game 1, 7-4, and taking the nightcap 9-6.

  • Manhattan High School | April 13, 2016

    Indians rally for a pair of victories

    Mhsbsb4.mercury

    In Tuesday’s home doubleheader with Washburn Rural, Hess watched his Indians come from behind and beat the Junior Blues twice, winning 7-4 in the opening game and 7-6 in the nightcap.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Manhattan High Soccer: No Problems
    Mhs2.mercury

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team didn’t let the less-than-ideal weather stop it from crushing Wichita Heights in an 8-0 rout.

  • Aced
    1.mercury

    The Indians are headed to the Blue Valley Northwest Invitational, which features some of the top tennis programs in both Kansas and Missouri.

  • MHS basketball: crunch time
    12.mercury

    In a dogfight with Washburn Rural on Friday night and in desperate need of a game-tying bucket, Manhattan worked hard to get quality shots.

  • Manhattan 57, Topeka High 38
    1.mercury

    The Indians had to overcome a sluggish start to beat the Trojans at home, 57-38.

  • Manhattan 66, Topeka High 56
    1.mercury

    Manhattan was so dominant in the third quarter, turning what had been a close game into a blowout en route to a 66-56 win.

  • MHS Wrestling: Making the grade
    Govind.mercury

    The Indians defeated Paola (57-18), Smith Center (39-33), Shawnee Heights (49-21) and the Manhattan “B” team (60-6).

  • Soccer: manhattan High 4, Derby High 0
    1.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    The loss spoiled an otherwise festive night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Volleyball: Special sendoff
    Mhsvolleyball8.mercury

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

  • MHS Football: Air Control
    Mhs5 2pt.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    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
    Mhs7.mercury

    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
    1.phatch

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

  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised
    Mhssoccer2.phatch

    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
    Soccer1.phatch

    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
    Mhssoccer4.phatch

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

  • MHS Softball: Senior Day
    Fief.phatch

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

  • Senior send-off
    Mhsbsb7.phatch

    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…
    Bannister.phatch

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

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