Tuesday, May 5, 2015



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2014

    MHS girls set for Rural rematch

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got one of its toughest league tests against Washburn Rural just two short weeks ago...

  • Manhattan High School | January 19, 2014

    Late defense preserves MHS boys’ win over Blue Jays

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    JUNCTION CITY — It certainly wasn’t pretty, but Manhattan High boys’ basketball coach Tim Brooks didn’t seem to mind Friday night...

  • Manhattan High School | January 19, 2014

    Indians have no trouble with Junction City, win 63-43

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    JUNCTION CITY — Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall wasn’t sure what to expect out of the Junction City Blue Jays and first-year coach Nate Parks Friday night...

  • Manhattan High School | January 17, 2014

    MHS boys win nailbiter, 35-32

    JUNCTION CITY — The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got a hard-fought win on the road against rival Junction City Friday night, winning a nailbiter 35-32...

  • Manhattan High School | January 17, 2014

    MHS girls beat Junction City

    JUNCTION CITY — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team won comfortably Friday night against rival Junction City, 63-43, to stay undefeated in Centennial League play...

  • Manhattan High School | January 17, 2014

    Indians prep for rivalry matchup

    After dropping a winnable game at Hayden on Tuesday night, Manhattan High boys’ basketball coach Tim Brooks delivered a warning to his players...

  • Manhattan High School | January 16, 2014

    Indians win home meet

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    After weeks of tough practices without any external competition, the Manhattan High boys’ swimming and diving team got back into the swing of things Wednesday afternoon at the KSU Natatorium...

  • Manhattan High School | January 15, 2014

    MHS girls rally past Hayden

    TOPEKA — Manhattan’s High’s Savannah Roberts hasn’t had many opportunities for glory with the game on the line in her young career...

  • Manhattan High School | January 15, 2014

    Hayden downs MHS boys

    TOPEKA — Following his team’s second defeat in as many tries, Manhattan High head coach Tim Brooks was clearly unhappy with his team Tuesday night...

  • Manhattan High School | January 15, 2014

    MHS bowlers finish well in Topeka

    The Manhattan Indian Bowling team competed Tuesday at the Hayden Baker Tournament at Westridge Lanes in Topeka, with the girls winning the championship and the boys finishing in second...

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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