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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | October 11, 2013

    MHS soccer defeats Trojans, improves to 9-2-1 overall

    Shot.phatch

    With a barrage of goals in the first 7 minutes of the match, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team made it clear from the start that it would not lose against Topeka High at Bishop Stadium Thursday night.

  • Manhattan High School | October 11, 2013

    Fabrizius showing his versatility for surging Indians

    Mhs30.phatch

    While Ethan Fabrizius is an important cog in the Manhattan High football team’s dominant defense as a starting safety, the senior also sees the field on special teams at a position far less flashy.

  • Manhattan High School | October 10, 2013

    MHS hits road to play Shawnee Heights

    Manhattan football 7.phatch

    After back-to-back weeks of dominant performance against overmatched teams, the Manhattan High football team will be hitting the road to face a much tougher team this Friday, even if its winning percentage doesn’t show it.

  • Manhattan High School | October 10, 2013

    Free State moves into Indians’ district

    Starting next season, the Manhattan High football team will be adding a formidable foe to what is already one of the state’s toughest districts.

  • Manhattan High School | October 10, 2013

    MHS hits road to play Shawnee Heights

    Manhattan football 7.phatch

    After back-to-back weeks of dominant performance against overmatched teams, the Manhattan High football team will be hitting the road to face a much tougher team this Friday, even if its winning percentage doesn’t show it.

  • Manhattan High School | October 09, 2013

    Indians sweep at Emporia

    After taking the weekend off, the Manhattan High volleyball team was well rested for its quadrangular meet in Emporia on Tuesday, and it paid off.

  • Manhattan High School | October 09, 2013

    MHS soccer suffers frustrating loss at Hayden

    Facing its toughest remaining test in the Centennial League slate, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team knew it had to beat Hayden to keep pace with Washburn Rural at the top of the league standings.

  • Area Schools |Manhattan High School | October 09, 2013

    KSHSAA announces new football districts

    Starting next season, the Manhattan High football team will be adding a formidable foe to one of the state’s toughest districts.

  • Manhattan High School | October 08, 2013

    MHS tennis takes 5th at league meet

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 08, 2013

    MHS golfers take 2nd at home invite

    Kyliemccarthy.phatch

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2013

    Indians score 11 touchdowns, rout Topeka West, 76-0

    Manhattan football 8.phatch

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2013

    MHS boys win at Junction City

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 04, 2013

    Manhattan routs Topeka West, 76-0

    After taking a 48-0 halftime lead, Manhattan breezed past Topeka West on Friday night at Bishop Stadium, winning in a shutout, 76-0.

  • Manhattan High School | October 04, 2013

    Indians win dual against Junction City

    Mhstennis tracy.phatch

    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.

  • Manhattan High School | October 04, 2013

    Webber playing wherever needed for MHS

    Mhs33.phatch

    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.

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
    Mhsvolleyball8.mercury

    Manhattan’s win over Rural is a good sign with regionals just a few short weeks away.

  • MHS Football: Air Control
    Mhs5 2pt.mercury

    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
    Mhs7.mercury

    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
    1.phatch

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

  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised
    Mhssoccer2.phatch

    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
    Soccer1.phatch

    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
    Mhssoccer4.phatch

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

  • MHS Softball: Senior Day
    Fief.phatch

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

  • Senior send-off
    Mhsbsb7.phatch

    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…
    Bannister.phatch

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

  • Rivalry rarity
    Mhsbsb1.phatch

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

  • MHS Baseball vs. Shawnee Heights
    3.phatch

    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
    3.phatch

    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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