All along, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team was hoping to finish in the upper half of the standings at the Centennial League tennis meet Monday.
Playing on its home course on Monday, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team hoped to close the gap on rival Washburn Rural at the Manhattan Invitational.
A week after dismantling Highland Park on the road, the Manhattan High football team made quick work of the Topeka West Chargers on homecoming night in Manhattan.
After resuming its spot at the top of the cross country coaches’ rankings this week, the Manhattan High boys’ cross country team backed up its top ranking with its fifth team victory of the season at the Junction City Invitational on Saturday.
After taking a 48-0 halftime lead, Manhattan breezed past Topeka West on Friday night at Bishop Stadium, winning in a shutout, 76-0.
Playing in a dual with Junction City at City Park on Thursday, the Manhattan High girls’ tennis team won 6-3 to build momentum for Monday’s trip to the Centennial League meet in Emporia.
If you ask Manhattan High head football coach Joe Schartz about Jonah Webber, he’ll say there’s not a lot the senior can’t do on a football field.
Throughout most of the season, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team has relied on its top three golfers to earn medals at tournaments.
In the past, Manhattan High boys’ soccer coach Frank Alonso might have been more upset with his team after a low-intensity effort in a meaningful league match.
With just two short weeks until district games start, the Manhattan High football team has been working hard on fixing its biggest deficiencies.
The loss spoiled an otherwise festive night at Bishop Stadium.
Manhattan’s win over Rural is a good sign with regionals just a few short weeks away.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In many cases, high school sports offer its participants the chance to learn life lessons through competition.
The win over Dodge City sends Manhattan on the road for Tuesday’s 6 p.m. quarterfinal against Maize (17-1).
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.
The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium.
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