Wednesday, May 6, 2015



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2015

    Manhattan opens season at Emporia

    The Manhattan High swimming and diving team got its season started at Thursday’s Emporia Invitational, taking sixth among eight teams...

  • Manhattan High School | March 26, 2015

    Young track squads ready for opener

    A year after taking second place in the team standings at the Class 6A state track and field meet, the Manhattan High boys’ track team will feature a much younger squad in 2015...

  • Manhattan High School | March 25, 2015

    MHS swimmers ready for Thursday’s opener

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    Behind a quartet of all-Centennial League athletes and quality depth up and down the roster, the Manhattan High girls’ swimming team took ninth place at state and won the league title last season...

  • Manhattan High School | March 24, 2015

    Indians to count on youth this season

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    In each of the last two seasons, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team has been able to lean on a talented and large group of seniors to provide leadership to its young players...

  • Manhattan High School | March 18, 2015

    George named league coach of the year

    After guiding Manhattan High to its first Centennial League title, first-year coach Benji George was named the league’s coach of the year on Tuesday...

  • Manhattan High School | March 14, 2015

    Holcomb defeats Rock boys in 4A-DII final

    PARK CITY — The Rock Creek boys’ basketball team fell one game short in its quest for a Class 4A-Div...

  • Manhattan High School | March 13, 2015

    Rock boys hold off Trinity rally, advance to Saturday’s final

    PARK CITY — For the first time in school history, the Rock Creek boys’ basketball team will be playing for a basketball championship...

  • Manhattan High School | March 13, 2015

    Slow start dooms Tribe in 39-26 loss

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    WICHITA — Facing a team with three girls over 6-feet tall, Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall knew his team would have to hit some outside shots to upset the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougars Thursday afternoon...

  • Manhattan High School | March 12, 2015

    MHS girls lose state tourney opener

    WICHITA — While a semifinal berth at the Class 6A state tournament wasn’t to be, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team battled the whole game against the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougars Thursday afternoon...

  • Manhattan High School | March 11, 2015

    Rock boys advance to state semis

    WICHITA — After coming home after the opening-round of state a season ago, the Rock Creek Mustangs are making a weekend out of it this time around...

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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