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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | November 26, 2013

    MHS soccer players honored

    All-state and All-Centennial League teams were announced this week, with several Manhattan Indian soccer players honored.

  • Manhattan High School | November 22, 2013

    Four Indians named first-team all-league

    After a season that included a second-round playoff game and a Centennial League title, the Manhattan High football team landed four individuals on the all-league first team — occupying seven spots — while head coach Joe Schartz was named Centennial League coach of the year.

  • Manhattan High School | November 20, 2013

    Buchanan to race at NCAA championships

    Reid Buchanan, a former Manhattan High standout and junior cross country runner at Kansas, has qualified for the NCAA championships, finishing 12th at the Midwest Regional race in Ames, Iowa, last Friday.

  • Manhattan High School | November 20, 2013

    Jordan Donohoue earns all-conference honors

    Former Manhattan High soccer standout Jordan Donohoue was named to the all-conference First Team on Monday for her play at Concordia (Seward, Neb.

  • Manhattan High School | November 19, 2013

    MHS’ Fehr signs to play at Wichita State

    After orally committing this past summer, Bret Fehr made it official Monday.

  • Football |Manhattan High School | November 18, 2013

    Goolsby explains Florida pick

    Derby tight end DeAndre Goolsby was well-covered by Manhattan High defenders Friday night, but it didn’t matter.

  • Manhattan High School | November 17, 2013

    Derby ends Indians’ season

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    Long after the final buzzer sounded Friday night, Manhattan head football coach Joe Schartz encouraged his team to look at the big picture after ending the season with a 55-20 Class 6A quarterfinal loss to Derby at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | November 15, 2013

    Derby defeats Manhattan, 55-20

    Top-ranked Derby ended the Manhattan High football team’s season Friday night with a 55-20 Class 6A playoff win at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | November 15, 2013

    Trujillo kicking through pressure

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    With each passing overtime last week against Maize, the pressure began to mount for Manhattan High place-kicker Joseph Trujillo.

  • Manhattan High School | November 14, 2013

    Indians bracing for top-ranked Derby

    Manhattan head football coach Joe Schartz knows it will take a special effort from his team to upset the top-seeded Derby Panthers in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs Friday night at Bishop Stadium.

  • Manhattan High School | November 10, 2013

    MHS soccer finishes as state runner-up

    JUNCTION CITY — Regardless of sport or season, for every state champion, there is a runner-up.

  • Manhattan High School | November 10, 2013

    Indians rally for 5OT playoff win at Maize

    MAIZE — There was a point early in the fourth quarter when the emotions of Friday’s playoff football game against Maize almost got the best of the Manhattan Indians.

  • Manhattan High School | November 10, 2013

    MHS soccer upsets Olathe East on Friday

    JUNCTION CITY — It was 30 minutes after the game was over and Manhattan boys soccer head coach Frank Alonso still couldn’t believe how well his team played.

  • Manhattan High School | November 09, 2013

    MHS soccer team runner-up at state

    JUNCTION CITY—The Manhattan High boys’ soccer team’s season came to an end in Saturday’s Class 6A state soccer championship game, with the Indians dropping a tough match to Blue Valley Northwest, 2-0.

  • Manhattan High School | November 08, 2013

    MHS soccer advances to state title game

    By Brady Bauman JUNCTION CITY—It was 30 minutes after the game was over and Manhattan boys soccer head coach Frank Alonso still couldn’t believe how well his team played.

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
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    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
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    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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