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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | April 15, 2015

    MHS tennis finishes 3rd at home meet

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    Tuesday’s home quad offered head coach Joyce Allen the chance to get some different varsity players experience against other schools’ top competition.

  • Manhattan High School | April 15, 2015

    Manhattan girls finish 2nd at Great Bend Invitational

    The Manhattan High track and field teams traveled to Great Bend on Tuesday for a midweek meet against schools from the western half of the state, with the girls’ taking second place and the boys’ team in third.

  • Manhattan High School | April 12, 2015

    MHS girls win at Topeka Relays

    Friday’s trip to the Topeka Relays marked the first big meet of the year for the Manhattan High track and field teams.

  • Manhattan High School | April 12, 2015

    MHS softball drops two vs. T-Birds

    The Manhattan High softball team traveled to Topeka and lost a pair of games to Shawnee Heights on Friday afternoon, dropping Game 1, 5-1, before losing the second game, 9-2.

  • Manhattan High School | April 12, 2015

    Indians compete at Olathe Invite

    Manhattan swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows the Olathe Invitational is one of the deepest meets his team will see all season.

  • Manhattan High School | April 12, 2015

    Shawnee Heights sweeps Indians

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    There’s no doubt Manhattan High baseball head coach Don Hess was happy with the way his team started both games in Friday night’s doubleheader with Shawnee Heights at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex.

  • Manhattan High School | April 10, 2015

    Washburn Rural defeats MHS soccer, 2-0

    Outside of a 10-minute stretch toward the end of the first half, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team played an even match against Washburn Rural in Topeka on Thursday. But the Junior Blues capitalized on a pair of Manhattan mistakes.

  • Manhattan High School | April 10, 2015

    Indians 2nd at Wamego

    Playing in the Washburn Rural Invitational at the Wamego Country Club on Thursday, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team finished tied for second place along with Lenexa’s St. James Academy.

  • Manhattan High School | April 08, 2015

    Indians beat Rural, win quad

    Just three days after slaying one giant, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team took down another on Tuesday.

  • Manhattan High School | April 08, 2015

    MHS baseball sweeps Aces in opener

    After last Friday’s season opener was postponed due to soggy fields at the Eisenhower Baseball Complex, the Manhattan High baseball team instead opened its season on the road at Wichita East on Tuesday, sweeping the Blue Aces.

  • Manhattan High School | April 07, 2015

    MHS opens season with win at Salina

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team opened the 2015 season with a win at the Salina Central Invitational on Monday, edging out Seaman by three strokes to come away with the team title.

  • Manhattan High School | April 05, 2015

    Indians dominate at doubles invite

    In the first full-blown varsity tournament of the young season, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team won in dominating fashion at the Mustang Doubles Classic in Salina Saturday.

  • Manhattan High School | April 05, 2015

    MHS golfers ready to open season

    For the last three seasons, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team has featured a consistency in the varsity lineup not typically seen at the high school level.

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2015

    Indians defeat Trinity, 3-0

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team won its third game of the season Thursday night with a 3-0 victory over Wichita Trinity at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2015

    Indians defeat Blue Jays in tennis dual

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    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team had little trouble defeating the Junction City Blue Jays in a tennis dual Thursday afternoon at City Park.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Manhattan High Soccer: No Problems
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    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
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    The Indians had to overcome a sluggish start to beat the Trojans at home, 57-38.

  • Manhattan 66, Topeka High 56
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    The loss spoiled an otherwise festive night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Volleyball: Special sendoff
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    Manhattan’s win over Rural is a good sign with regionals just a few short weeks away.

  • MHS Football: Air Control
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    In many cases, high school sports offer its participants the chance to learn life lessons through competition.

  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised
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    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
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    The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Softball: Senior Day
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    Manhattan (10-10, 9-9 Centennial) stayed close in both games, but lost 6-3 and 3-0.

  • Senior send-off
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    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…
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    The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5.

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