Tuesday, May 5, 2015



Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | November 03, 2013

    MHS dominates to win cross country title

    LAWRENCE — The scores hadn’t been tabulated, and the race hadn’t even ended yet...

  • Manhattan High School | November 03, 2013

    Indians clinch playoffs despite loss to Junction City

    Manhattan v. jc 3.phatch

    Friday’s rivalry matchup against Junction City felt like deja-vu for the Manhattan High football team...

  • Manhattan High School | November 03, 2013

    MHS girls 6th at state cross country

    LAWRENCE — With a sixth-place finish and a pair of individual medals in the Class 6A girls’ race, the Manhattan High girls’ cross country team made their coach proud on Saturday at Rim Rock Farm...

  • Manhattan High School | November 03, 2013

    Indians’ volleyball season ends in pool play

    It wasn’t the storybook ending the team was hoping for, but the Manhattan High volleyball team had no reason to hang their heads after a tough series of matches at the Class 6A state tournament in Topeka on Friday...

  • Manhattan High School | November 02, 2013

    MHS boys win state cross country title

    LAWRENCE — The scores hadn’t been tabulated, and the race hadn’t even ended yet...

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2013

    Junction City defeats Indians, 16-10

    In a tight game all night, Junction City managed to defeat the Manhattan High Indians in Friday’s regular-season finale at Bishop Stadium, 16-10...

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2013

    MHS girls looking for medals

    After a third-place finish at regionals a week ago, the Manhattan High girls’ cross country team is looking at the state meet in Lawrence as the next opportunity to showcase a season full of improved times and scores...

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2013

    MHS soccer defeats Washburn Rural in final seconds

    TOPEKA — Soccer is not typically known as a game of buzzer beaters...

  • Manhattan High School | November 01, 2013

    MHS boys’ cross country team ready for title shot

    Xc.phatch

    For six months now, the Manhattan High cross country team has had one goal in mind...

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2013

    Indians bracing for emotional senior night

    When Manhattan High’s 23 senior football players take the field Friday night at Bishop Stadium on senior night, it will be a time of joy and celebration, reflecting on numerous outstanding high-school football careers that are drawing to a close...

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Rivalry rarity
    Mhsbsb1.phatch

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

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights
    3.phatch

    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
    3.phatch

    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
    Mhs12.phatch

    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
    Mhs3.phatch

    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
    Mhsgirls5.phatch

    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
    Bandy 200im.phatch

    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
    Mhsfb trophy.phatch

    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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