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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | October 02, 2015

    MHS girls’ tennis wins dual at JC

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took a short trip to Junction City for a dual against Junction City, defeating the Blue Jays, 6-3, on Thursday.

  • Manhattan High School | October 01, 2015

    Indians to face pass-happy Chargers

    Mhsfootball.mercury

    For the second consecutive week, and perhaps the last time this season, the Manhattan High football team will play against its opponent as the overwhelming favorite to win.

  • Manhattan High School | October 01, 2015

    Indians take 7th in Lawrence

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team finished in seventh place at the Lawrence High Invitational at Eagle Bend Golf Course on Wednesday.

  • Manhattan High School | September 30, 2015

    MHS soccer beats Wichita South, 5-0

    Mhssoccer18.mercury

    Playing at Bishop Stadium against Wichita South, recent history would suggest the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team would beat its opponent handily on Tuesday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | September 30, 2015

    Indians fifth at Topeka West invitational

    Bolstered by a pair of strong performances in singles, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took fifth place at the 10-team Topeka West Invitational on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | September 29, 2015

    Indians take second at league tourney

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team rebounded from a tough performance last week to take second place at the Centennial League tournament at Topeka’s Lake Shawnee Monday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | September 26, 2015

    Sloppy Indians rout Scots, 41-0

    TOPEKA — When asked what he thought of the Manhattan High football team’s 41-0 win over Highland Park on Friday night, Tribe head coach Joe Schartz took a moment to choose his words carefully.

  • Manhattan High School | September 26, 2015

    MHS soccer routs Panthers, 10-1

    Coming off a frustrating 4-2 loss against Washburn Rural at home Thursday night, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team traveled to Great Bend Saturday afternoon looking to build confidence for the rest of the regular season.

  • Manhattan High School | September 25, 2015

    Manhattan shuts out Highland Park, 41-0

    TOPEKA – Despite a sloppy effort much of the night, the Manhattan High football team beat Highland Park on the road Friday night, 41-0.

  • Manhattan High School | September 25, 2015

    Late rally falls short for MHS soccer

    Soc5.mercury

    By the time the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team finally started playing its brand of soccer Thursday night at Bishop Stadium, the Washburn Rural Junior Blues had a three-goal lead and had essentially put the match out of reach.

  • Manhattan High School | September 25, 2015

    Indians beat Lawrence in road dual

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team traveled to Lawrence Thursday afternoon and won a dual against Lawrence High, 5-4.

  • Manhattan High School | September 24, 2015

    Indians look to rebound against struggling Scots

    If history is any indicator, the Manhattan High football team will have little trouble defeating the Highland Park Scots in Topeka on Friday night.

  • Manhattan High School | September 23, 2015

    Indians sweep home quad

    Mhsvb13.mercury

    The Manhattan High volleyball team turned in a strong performance Tuesday evening at a home quadrangular meet, sweeping all three matches in two sets apiece.

  • Manhattan High School | September 23, 2015

    MHS soccer grabs road win at Seaman

    Tuesday was an important day in the boys’ soccer Centennial League title race — especially for the Manhattan Indians.

  • Manhattan High School | September 22, 2015

    MHS tennis loses tough home dual

    Mhstennis cathy.mercury

    Monday was a busy day at the City Park tennis courts for the Manhattan High girls’ tennis program.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • In a flash
    Fischer.mercury

    Top-seeded Shawnee Mission West defeated the Indians, 1-0, in double overtime in the semifinal round of the Class 6A state tournament on Saturday in Junction City with a sudden-death goal.

  • MHS Soccer: No Problem
    Mhssoccer5.mercury

    Manhattan’s seniors scored six of the 10 goals on the night, while the offense allowed the game to get called 10 minutes early because of mercy rules.

  • Finishing strong
    Mhsbsb3

    The Indians salvaged a split on senior night with a 7-4 win to help erase the sting of a 13-5 loss in Game 1.

  • Goal frenzy
    1.mercury

    Despite the lopsided win, Manhattan head coach Mike Sanchez said he admired the way the Scots handled themselves in defeat.

  • 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.

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