Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | February 19, 2014

    MHS girls rout Blue Jays, clinch top seed

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    For a brief couple of minutes in the first quarter, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team looked like it might have its hands full against Junction City...

  • Manhattan High School | February 18, 2014

    MHS boys rout Junction City

    Using a quick start and a strong second half, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team won in dominant fashion, 94-65, against Junction City Tuesday night that was nothing like the January meeting between the schools...

  • Manhattan High School | February 18, 2014

    MHS girls rout Blue Jays

    Manhattan High started slow, but finished in a big way, routing the visiting Junction City Blue Jays 71-21 to stay undefeated in Centennial League play and also clinch the top seed at sub-state in early March...

  • Manhattan High School | February 18, 2014

    Manhattan to host Blue Jays tonight

    It’s not surprising Manhattan High assistant boys’ basketball coach Benji George might point to a lack of focus as the reason for the team’s current two-game slide in Centennial League play...

  • Manhattan High School | February 18, 2014

    MHS boys’ bowling takes 2nd

    With more than a week off since their last meet, the Manhattan High bowling teams showed a little rust Monday afternoon at the Shawnee Heights Quadrangular at Gage Bowl...

  • Manhattan High School | February 17, 2014

    MHS JV wrestlers take first

    The Manhattan High JV wrestling team took two teams out west to Lincoln this past week for a high school tournament among smaller schools, with the first team winning handily and the second team taking fourth...

  • Manhattan High School | February 16, 2014

    MHS girls ease past T-Birds, still perfect in league

    Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall didn’t want his team to underestimate the Shawnee Heights Thunderbirds Friday night...

  • Manhattan High School | February 16, 2014

    T-Birds get season sweep of MHS boys

    Minus the first quarter, Manhattan basically played Shawnee Heights even the rest of the night on the road...

  • Manhattan High School | February 14, 2014

    T-Birds beat Indians, 69-58

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team couldn’t get over the hump against Shawnee Heights on the road Friday night, capping a long week with a 69-58 loss to the Thunderbirds...

  • Manhattan High School | February 14, 2014

    MHS girls ease past Shawnee Heights

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team stayed unbeaten in Centennial League play with a 43-31 win over Shawnee Heights on the road Friday night...

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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