Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | November 07, 2013

    MHS with six all-league volleyball players

    The Manhattan High volleyball team was well-represented on the 2013 All-Centennial League volleyball teams, with six girls honored, two of which made the first team.

  • Manhattan High School | November 06, 2013

    MHS soccer beats Dodge, makes state

    On a cold, blustery Tuesday night in western Kansas, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team made history.

  • Manhattan High School | November 05, 2013

    MHS soccer advances to state

    The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team advanced to the state tournament later this week with a 1-0 win over Dodge City in Tuesday’s quarterfinals.

  • Columns |Manhattan High School | November 04, 2013

    Guggisberg: Indians’ title mark of pure dominance


    LAWRENCE — I’ll be honest — I don’t consider myself all that knowledgeable when it comes to the sport of cross country.

  • 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


    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 31, 2013

    MHS volleyball opens at state tourney Friday

    Manhattan High girls’ volleyball head coach Lisa Kinderknecht has seen plenty of success in her four years as head coach, and that success has been shared with a group of seniors that already has a state title displayed in the trophy case.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • Soccer: manhattan High 4, Derby High 0

    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

    The loss spoiled an otherwise festive night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Volleyball: Special sendoff

    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

    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

    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

    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

    In many cases, high school sports offer its participants the chance to learn life lessons through competition.

  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised

    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

    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

    The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • MHS Softball: Senior Day

    Manhattan (10-10, 9-9 Centennial) stayed close in both games, but lost 6-3 and 3-0.

  • Senior send-off

    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…

    The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5.

  • Rivalry rarity

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

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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.


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