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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2014

    Chargers defeat MHS boys, 69-59

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team trailed most of the night in a 69-59 loss to the Topeka West Chargers Tuesday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2014

    MHS girls down Chargers, 60-17

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team stayed undefeated in Centennial League play while extending its current win streak to 11 Tuesday night in a rout of Topeka West, 60-17.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2014

    Manhattan High boys rout Washburn Rural, 76-55

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    When it comes to basketball, Darian Taylor embraces his role.

  • Manhattan High School | February 11, 2014

    Indians complete signing day

    Six more Manhattan High athletes signed national letters of intent Monday afternoon inside Rezac Auditorium in front of family and friends, giving the Indians eight total for signing day and 15 so far among the class of 2014.

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2014

    MHS boys rout Rural, 76-55

    The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got its long week off to a good start with a 76-55 drubbing of Washburn Rural Monday night.

  • Manhattan High School | February 10, 2014

    MHS’ Schroeder, Melgares sign at KU

    Two Manhattan High standout distance runners made their college choices official this morning, with Alaina Schroeder and Chris Melgares both inking national letters of intent with the University of Kansas to continue their cross country careers.

  • Manhattan High School | February 09, 2014

    Hot-shooting MHS gets road win at Topeka High

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  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2014

    Indians take 2nd at home invite

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    While the Manhattan boys’ swimming and diving team didn’t win its home invitational over the weekend, they did manage a second-place finish while swimming some of its best races of the season.

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2014

    MHS girls use tough defense to defeat Topeka

    TOPEKA — For much of the game Friday night, Manhattan High head girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall was unsatisfied with the Indians’ defensive effort.

  • Manhattan High School | February 08, 2014

    MHS wrestlers take 2nd at league meet

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    Coming into this year’s Centennial League wrestling meet at Manhattan High, most everyone in attendance knew it was going to end in a battle between the two state-ranked heavyweights, as the hometown Manhattan Indians faced off against the Junction City Blue Jays.

  • Manhattan High School | February 07, 2014

    MHS boys beat Topeka High

    TOPEKA — Despite taking 22 fewer shots than its opponent Friday night, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team managed to keep the Topeka High Trojans at bay and win 56-44 in the team’s second game without head coach Tim Brooks.

  • Manhattan High School | February 07, 2014

    MHS girls pull away late against Trojans

    TOPEKA — It wasn’t always easy, but the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team managed to pull away from Topeka High and preserve its undefeated mark in Centennial League play with a 45-30 win Friday night on the road.

  • Manhattan High School | February 07, 2014

    MHS bowlers sweep at Sacred Heart

    The Manhattan High bowling teams swept the Sacred Heart quadrangular Thursday at All-Star Lanes in Salina, finishing first in both the girls’ and boys’ divisions.

  • Manhattan High School | February 06, 2014

    Brooks meets with MHS administrators

    Six days after being suspended as head boys’ basketball coach at Manhattan High, Tim Brooks met with school administrators Thursday afternoon to discuss the allegations behind the school’s internal investigation of the longtime coach.

  • Manhattan High School | February 05, 2014

    Snow slows Indians’ signing day

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    With national signing day typically comes celebrations among family and friends, as well as visits from coaches old and new as each student signs their name on the dotted line and solidifies their future plans.

MHS Sports Galleries

  • In a flash
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    Top-seeded Shawnee Mission West defeated the Indians, 1-0, in double overtime in the semifinal round of the Class 6A state tournament on Saturday in Junction City with a sudden-death goal.

  • MHS Soccer: No Problem
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    Manhattan’s seniors scored six of the 10 goals on the night, while the offense allowed the game to get called 10 minutes early because of mercy rules.

  • Finishing strong
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    The Indians salvaged a split on senior night with a 7-4 win to help erase the sting of a 13-5 loss in Game 1.

  • Goal frenzy
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    Despite the lopsided win, Manhattan head coach Mike Sanchez said he admired the way the Scots handled themselves in defeat.

  • Manhattan High Soccer: No Problems
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    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team didn’t let the less-than-ideal weather stop it from crushing Wichita Heights in an 8-0 rout.

  • Aced
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    The Indians are headed to the Blue Valley Northwest Invitational, which features some of the top tennis programs in both Kansas and Missouri.

  • MHS basketball: crunch time
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    In a dogfight with Washburn Rural on Friday night and in desperate need of a game-tying bucket, Manhattan worked hard to get quality shots.

  • 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.

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