Sunday, August 2, 2015



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | June 11, 2015

    Spradling hired as MHS girls’ varsity asst.

    Former Kansas State guard Will Spradling, who coached boys’ basketball last year at Anthony Middle School as a Rule 10 coach, will replace Brit Reid as Scott Mall’s varsity assistant at Manhattan High.

  • Manhattan High School | June 09, 2015

    MHS with six on all-league soccer

    After finishing its season with a regional championship and a run to the final eight in the Class 6A state playoffs, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team landed six girls on all-Centennial teams last week.

  • Manhattan High School | June 05, 2015

    Melgares in running for national award

    Manhattan High head cross country coach Susan Melgares is a decorated distance coach in the state of Kansas, but now she’s taking her act national.

  • Manhattan High School | June 05, 2015

    MHS’ Steinbring named 2nd team all-state

    Manhattan High pitcher Jesse Steinbring was named to the all-state second team after leading the Indians’ pitching staff this spring.

  • Manhattan High School | June 04, 2015

    Guggisberg: Manhattan deserved better at state meet

    Grant.phatch

    The track meet wasn’t over, but you could already see the disappointment on all of their faces.

  • Manhattan High School | June 02, 2015

    Officials push to name field after Lane

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    It’s been two years since the playing surface at Bishop Stadium was converted to turf, allowing both football players and athletes in a variety of other sports the chance to regularly use the facility for practice and games.

  • Manhattan High School | June 02, 2015

    3 Indians named All-League

    The Manhattan High softball team finished with three players on the all-Centennial League softball teams.

  • Manhattan High School | May 31, 2015

    MHS boys take 2nd after questionable DQ

    17.phatch

    The Indians missed the chance to run the finals of the 4x400 relay after being disqualified in Friday’s preliminary race. The Indians had the fastest qualifying time in their heat and would only have needed a third-place finish or better to edge Olathe East.

  • Manhattan High School | May 29, 2015

    Indians looking for gold in Wichita

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    A year ago, the Manhattan High boys’ track and field team traveled to Wichita the last weekend in May as one of two teams expected to compete for a team championship in Class 6A.

  • Manhattan High School | May 27, 2015

    Indians 4th at state golf tournament

    Coming into Tuesday’s Class 6A state golf tournament in Hutchinson, Manhattan High boys’ coach Brad Ficke wanted his team to play relaxed and up to its potential.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • 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
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    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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