Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    Martin hoping to lead by example

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    Growing up playing football, Chris Martin’s natural position on offense was quarterback...

  • Manhattan High School | September 05, 2014

    Indians ready for season-opening tournament

    After missing out in 2012, the Manhattan High volleyball team got back to the Class 6A state tournament in 2013, sending Lisa Kinderknecht’s first group of four-year players out on a positive note...

  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Fraley, Lei return for MHS tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team returns just three varsity players from a year ago, but two of those players made it to the state tennis tournament, helping bolster a young team in Joyce Allen’s 25th season as head coach.

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  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Manhattan opens against experienced T-Birds

    As a new group of starters prepares to open the 2014 campaign against league foe Shawnee Heights at 7 p.m. Friday at Bishop Stadium, the preparation is fixated around starting the year 1-0.

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  • Manhattan High School | August 29, 2014

    MHS golf takes 2nd in opener

    The Manhattan High girls’ golf team took second place in its season-opening tournament Thursday afternoon at Lake Shawnee, finishing 17 strokes behind Washburn Rural in the six-team event hosted by Shawnee Heights...

  • Manhattan High School | August 29, 2014

    Ballard to play at Notre Dame Saturday

    Three years removed from a season-ending injury in his final year at Manhattan High, Joe Ballard is finally getting his chance to play college football...

  • Manhattan High School | August 28, 2014

    MHS begins soccer season with lofty goals

    Behind a strong senior class and a pair of standout senior forwards, the Manhattan High soccer team put together a 2013 season to remember, going further in the playoffs than any team in program history.

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  • Manhattan High School | August 27, 2014

    McCarthys leading the way for MHS

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    After three seasons of varsity golf and three trips to state, seniors Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy are no longer the young guns on the Manhattan High girls’ golf team...

  • Local |Education |Manhattan High School | August 21, 2014

    70 football players given concussion test

    Seventy Manhattan High School football players so far have been tested in a concussion evaluation program that the school implemented this year for its athletes.

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  • Manhattan High School | August 17, 2014

    Manhattan High to conduct first practices

    The 2014-15 athletic year at Manhattan High will get underway this week, as each of the school’s seven fall sports will begin practicing...

MHS Sports Galleries

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

  • 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.


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