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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | April 06, 2014

    MHS takes third at Salina Central

    After seeing her team in singles and doubles action on Wednesday, Manhattan High boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen got to see how everyone would play exclusively in doubles action on Saturday at the Salina Central Doubles Classic.

  • Manhattan High School | April 04, 2014

    Indians win 10 events to open season

    The Manhattan High track team saw solid performances on a cool day in Topeka on Thursday, picking up several golds at the Jerry Beardslee Invitational at Washburn Rural.

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2014

    Allen pleased with Indians’ start at Rural

    So far, so good for the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team.

  • Manhattan High School | April 03, 2014

    Indians take second at home swim meet

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    The Manhattan High girls’ swim team took second place on Wednesday in a five-team meet at the Kansas State Natatorium.

  • Manhattan High School | April 02, 2014

    MHS soccer routs Chargers 8-0

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    Playing its first match at home against Topeka West, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team got its first win of the season Tuesday night, soundly defeating the Chargers 8-0.

  • Manhattan High School | April 02, 2014

    Price named league player of the year

    After an undefeated Centennial League title run and a trip to the Class 6A state tournament, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has seen its share of postseason honors roll in.

  • Manhattan High School | April 02, 2014

    Indians split opener with Derby, East

    Especially in the spring, it’s hard to tell exactly what to expect in a team’s season opener.

  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2014

    MHS starts season in Wichita

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    A year ago, the Manhattan High baseball team made it to state with a roster dominated by juniors and just one sophomore.

  • Manhattan High School | April 01, 2014

    MHS tennis hopes depth pays off

    As the Manhattan High boys’ tennis team opens its season today at Washburn Rural, head coach Joyce Allen feels good about the depth her team has to start 2014.

  • Manhattan High School | March 30, 2014

    MHS loses opener at BV West

    After Thursday’s season-opening game at Topeka High was postponed, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team was relegated back to practice, forced to wait until Saturday to begin its season.

  • Manhattan High School | March 30, 2014

    Indians take 2nd at inaugural swimming invite

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    His team has only competed twice, but Manhattan High swimming and diving coach Jerry Carpenter knows his team has potential.

  • Manhattan High School | March 30, 2014

    MHS wrestlers compete at national tourney

    Three Manhattan High wrestlers made the trip to Virginia Beach, Va.

  • Manhattan High School | March 28, 2014

    Indians take 3rd at Emporia

    After just one meet in the books, several members of the Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team can already plan their trip to Topeka for the Class 6A state swim meet in May.

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2014

    MHS track team begins season today in Topeka

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    Manhattan High head track and field coach Jesse Woodard is a busy man these days.

  • Manhattan High School | March 27, 2014

    MHS soccer opens season vs. Topeka

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    Coming off an appearance at state last season, Manhattan girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez has set the team’s goals just as high this year.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Manhattan 57, Topeka High 38
    1.mercury

    The Indians had to overcome a sluggish start to beat the Trojans at home, 57-38.

  • Manhattan 66, Topeka High 56
    1.mercury

    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
    Govind.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    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
    1.mercury

    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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