This season, Jacob Holloway has knocked down plenty of big shots for Manhattan High.
Between volleyball and softball, Manhattan High senior Allie Massanet is used to playing sports year round.
The Indian bowling team competed in the Sacred Heart quadrangular at All Star Lanes in Salina on Thursday.
Each team coming off a loss, the Manhattan High basketball teams will try to get back on track Friday night as they host the Topeka High Trojans.
The Manhattan High junior varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Washburn Rural 42-37 on Tuesday night.
TOPEKA — Manhattan High coach Tim Brooks has implored his team over the last three weeks to not accept mediocrity and to learn to bounce back when the chips are down.
After a disappointing couple weeks for the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team, it’s back to the grind tonight at Washburn Rural.
For the second time in a week, the Manhattan High bowling teams hosted a meet at Little Apple Lanes.
Several area teams checked into the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association rankings this week.
McPHERSON — The last time Manhattan High met Olathe South on the basketball court, the Indians struggled in a 61-40 loss at the 2012 state tournament.
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.
Manhattan (10-10, 9-9 Centennial) stayed close in both games, but lost 6-3 and 3-0.
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.
The Indians lost the first game of their doubleheader, 7-2, and the nightcap, 10-5.
The Indians had not previously lost a game to the Blue Jays since 2008, spanning 14 games.
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.
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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