Monday, April 27, 2015



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2015

    Indians compete at Beardslee Invite

    Much like last week’s Topeka West Invitational, Washburn Rural’s annual track and field meet in the first couple weeks of the spring sports season is designed to get athletes acclimated to varsity track competition...

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2015

    MHS softball opens season with road split

    The Manhattan High softball team opened the Monty Enright era with a split at Topeka High on Thursday, winning the first game, 9-2, before falling in the second game, 4-3...

  • Manhattan High School | April 02, 2015

    MHS swimmers 2nd at home meet

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    On a day when every team not named Lawrence Free State was competing for second, that’s exactly what the Manhattan High girls’ swim team got on Wednesday afternoon...

  • Manhattan High School | April 02, 2015

    MHS baseball looking to reload in ‘15

    Last season, the Manhattan High baseball team took third place at the Class 6A state tournament and graduated 13 seniors off its 17-member roster...

  • Local |Briefs |Manhattan High School | April 02, 2015

    Ballard named All-Centennial first team

    Four members of the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team were named to the All-Centennial League basketball teams, which were released Wednesday...

  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2015

    Enright looking for turnaround in first year

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    Monty Enright has been around Manhattan High softball from the program’s very beginning in the late 1980s. Now he has the opportunity to lead it.

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  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2015

    MHS tennis opens season at Rural

    With a loaded team of upperclassmen, Manhattan High boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen used Tuesday’s season opening tournament at Washburn Rural to gauge the talents of several players outside of the returning group with state tournament experience...

  • Manhattan High School | March 31, 2015

    MHS tennis loaded with upperclassmen

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    After sending all six of its varsity members to the Class 6A state tennis meet last spring, head boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen is looking to build on that performance and achieve even more this season...

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    Indians fall at home to Blue Valley West, 3-2

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    After blowing out Topeka High Thursday night at Bishop Stadium in its season opener, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team found itself in a much closer battle Saturday afternoon against Blue Valley West...

  • Manhattan High School | March 29, 2015

    Indians swim to 4th-place finish at Manhattan Invitational

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    After back-to-back meets on back-to-back days, Manhattan head swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter and his team were exhausted by the end of Friday night’s Manhattan Invitational at the KSU Natatorium...

MHS Sports Galleries

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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.

  • MHS Swimming: So Close
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    Rural won with 397 team points, with Manhattan behind at 394. Seaman took third with 297, with Emporia in last at 212.

  • Lawrence Free State 35, Manhattan 14
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    After the Indians cut the Free State lead to just 21-14, the Firebirds did all the scoring the rest of the way, getting a pair of rushing touchdowns, one in each of the final two quarters, to put the game away.

  • MHS Football: Homecoming
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    The 100th meeting of the Manhattan-Junction City rivalry had the look of a game from decades ago, as both teams played to their strengths and kept the ball on the ground.

  • MHS Soccer vs. Seaman
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    Manhattan High School hosted Seaman High School for men’s varsity soccer Tuesday night. After early goals from each team, the game was decided in the final minutes with a winning goal by Manhattan, who went on to win 2-1.

  • Manhattan 23, Hayden 20
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    Trujillo sent a 28-yard field goal through the uprights as time expired to complete the rally on homecoming night.


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