Sunday, February 7, 2016



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | February 03, 2016

    Indians beat Basehor-Linwood on senior night

    Wewer.mercury

    As one half of a two-man senior class for the Manhattan High wrestling team, Blake Wewer has had to help lead his team from the sideline most of this season.

  • Manhattan High School | February 02, 2016

    Indians take 4th at home meet

    Felber.mercury

    The Manhattan High bowling teams each finished in fourth place in an abbreviated quadrangular meet at Little Apple Lanes on Monday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | February 02, 2016

    League swim meet to move

    Damage to the KSU Natatorium has created a unique set of circumstances for the Manhattan High boys’ swim team, which practices and competes in the building on a daily basis.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2016

    MHS girls fall short vs. McPherson

    MCPHERSON — Even though his team ended the weekend with a pair of losses and finished in fourth place at the Mid-America Classic, Manhattan High girls’ coach Scott Mall knows how valuable the experience was for his young team.

  • Manhattan High School | January 31, 2016

    MHS boys beat Emporia, 54-35

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball stayed undefeated in Centennial League play with a 54-35 win over Emporia Saturday night on the road.

  • Manhattan High School | January 30, 2016

    MHS girls fall short vs. McPherson

    MCPHERSON – The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team lost a close matchup, 55-48, against top-seeded and host McPherson in the third-place game of the Mid-America Classic at the Roundhouse Saturday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 29, 2016

    MHS girls fall to Olathe East in MAC semis

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team fell to Olathe East, 50-33, in the Mid-America Classic semifinals at the Roundhouse in McPherson Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | January 29, 2016

    Manhattan advances past Andale at MAC

    MCPHERSON — Manhattan head girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall knows his team must play a lot better in Friday’s semifinal against Olathe East than it did in Thursday’s tournament opener against Andale.

  • Manhattan High School | January 28, 2016

    MHS girls advance at MAC

    MCPHERSON – The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team did just enough offensively to advance past Andale in the first round of the Mid-America Classic at the Roundhouse in McPherson.

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2016

    MHS to face tough test in McPherson

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got off to a 3-0 start this year by winning a the three-day Hays City Shootout back in December.

  • Manhattan High School | January 26, 2016

    Wichman rolls school-record 773 at home meet

    Wichman.mercury

    In years past, Dustin Wichman’s efforts on the hardwood at Little Apple Lanes Monday would have brought home a gold medal and bolstered the Indians’  chances at a team title.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    Indians take 3rd at TOC

    DODGE CITY — Since he became head coach of the Manhattan High boys’ basketball last season, Benji George hasn’t had many chances to motivate his team after a loss.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS wrestling dominant at Blue Valley Northwest

    The Manhattan High wrestling team did more than just bring home the team title from the Husky Invitational at Blue Valley Northwest.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS boys lose heartbreaker to East in OT

    It’s never easy to lose, especially after an historic start to the season with 10 straight wins, but what made the Indians’ 57-53 overtime loss to Wichita East at the Tournament of Champions was the way it happened.

  • Manhattan High School | January 23, 2016

    MHS girls lose at Emporia, 46-34

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team traveled to Emporia Friday night, dropping a game to the league-leading Spartans, 46-34.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • 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.

  • Rivalry rarity
    Mhsbsb1.phatch

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

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights
    3.phatch

    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
    3.phatch

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

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