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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | May 04, 2014

    MHS golfers take 2nd at Hutch tourney

    Facing 36 teams at the Hutchinson Invitational on Friday, the Manhattan High boys’ golf team finished in second place in a solid effort from start to finish at Hutchinson’s Carey Park.

  • Manhattan High School | May 04, 2014

    Indians cruise to doubleheader sweep of Emporia

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    The Manhattan High baseball team continued its strong spring with a pair of wins against the Emporia Spartans at Norvell Field Friday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | May 04, 2014

    MHS swimmers win at Great Bend

    As the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team prepares for the postseason, Friday afternoon’s trip to Great Bend resulted in another strong performance and another meet win for the Indians.

  • Manhattan High School | May 04, 2014

    MHS boys 1st, girls 6th at Seaman Relays

    Facing plenty of tough competition, the Manhattan High track and field teams had a solid day at the Seaman Relays Friday afternoon in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | May 04, 2014

    MHS soccer defeats Wichita Heights, 3-1

    With just two weeks left in the regular season, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team is doing everything it can to finish strong in hopes of another long postseason run.

  • Manhattan High School | May 03, 2014

    Olathe Northwest beats Indians in home tennis dual

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    With a trip to Emporia on Friday for a rescheduled six-team tournament and a home dual Saturday at City Park, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team stayed busy over the weekend.

  • Manhattan High School | April 29, 2014

    Indians hold on to beat Hayden

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    While the Manhattan High soccer team has seven wins to its credit this season, head coach Mike Sanchez has been waiting to see his team play to its potential against some of the tougher teams on the schedule.

  • Manhattan High School | April 29, 2014

    MHS tennis wins 3rd straight

    The Manhattan High boys’ tennis team continued its recent hot streak at tournaments, winning for the third time in the last five days.

  • Manhattan High School | April 29, 2014

    MHS golf takes 2nd at Topeka West Invite

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team turned in a solid day at the Topeka West Invitational on Monday afternoon, finishing in second place behind league rival Washburn Rural.

  • Manhattan High School | April 28, 2014

    MHS softball splits at Topeka West

    The Manhattan High softball team used a late rally to defeat Topeka West 3-1 in the opener on Friday, but dropped the second game 10-0 to earn a split against the Chargers on the road.

  • Manhattan High School | April 27, 2014

    MHS boys run away with Manhattan Invitational

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    After performances like the ones he saw Friday at Bishop Stadium, Manhattan track and field coach Jesse Woodard can’t help but envision big things for his boys’ track team.

  • Manhattan High School | April 27, 2014

    MHS baseball routs Topeka West

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    The Manhattan High baseball team got a pair of run-rule victories over Topeka West Friday afternoon at Norvell Field, winning 15-4 and 11-1.

  • Manhattan High School | April 27, 2014

    Indians soccer whips Chargers

    Playing an opponent the Indians beat handily at home earlier this month, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team managed to repeat its dominant performance, winning 7-0 in a road game at Topeka West on Friday evening.

  • Manhattan High School | April 27, 2014

    Manhattan High boys’ tennis cruises at Salina meet

    Playing in a six-team round robin in Junction City, the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team managed to parlay its strong finish in Salina on Thursday into a perfect day on Saturday afternoon.

  • Manhattan High School | April 25, 2014

    Two Manhattan swimmers sign

    Two of Manhattan High’s top girls’ swimmers made their college decisions official at signing ceremonies in the last week.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • 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
    1.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    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.

  • 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.

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