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Manhattan High Sports

  • Manhattan High School | May 24, 2013

    Falcons edge Indians in 6A opener

    LAWRENCE — A play here, a play there.

  • Manhattan High School | May 23, 2013

    Girls in the hunt for titles

    Track girls mhs.phatch

    In any sport, but especially track, competition in practice typically breeds elite results against other opponents.

  • Manhattan High School | May 23, 2013

    MHS soccer one of four remaining

    For the second time in three years, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team is among the last four still standing after 10 days of playoff soccer.

  • Manhattan High School | May 23, 2013

    Brooks signs with Underwood, SFA

    Manhattan High grad Connor Brooks knows all about the kind of coach he signed to play for when he signed with Stephen F.

  • Manhattan High School | May 23, 2013

    MHS boys ready for state meet

    Track boys mhs.phatch

    The Manhattan High boys’ track team may struggle to finish high in the team standings at the Kansas state track meet this weekend in Wichita, but that won’t stop it from trying to bring home some individual championships.

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2013

    Indians edge Falcons, earn state trip

    Soccer 2.phatch

    The celebration was mild, at best.

  • Manhattan High School | May 22, 2013

    MHS baseball gears up for state opener

    Mhs baseball.phatch

    When the Manhattan High baseball team arrives at Hoglund Ballpark in Lawrence for its second consecutive state tournament appearance on Thursday, the team will see some familiar faces in the opposing dugout.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2013

    Indians finish 7th at state golf

    A year ago, the Manhattan High golf team took a group of two sophomores and three freshmen to state.

  • Manhattan High School | May 19, 2013

    Kohlmeier leads young golf team to state meet

    Of the six varsity golfers from Manhattan High heading to the Class 6A state golf tournament on Monday, five qualified for state last season.

  • Manhattan High School | May 19, 2013

    Indians sweep team titles at regional track

    Among the three biggest meets of the season, team standings mean the least at regionals.

  • Manhattan High School | May 19, 2013

    Indians cut time at state swimming meet

    It’s not unusual for swimmers to cut time at the most important meet of the season.

  • Manhattan High School | May 17, 2013

    Indians edge Blue Jays to advance

    Mhssoccer jube.phatch

    JUNCTION CITY — For the first time all evening, the otherwise raucous crowd at Al Simpler Stadium fell silent.

  • Manhattan High School | May 17, 2013

    MHS swimmers ready for state meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swimming and diving team doesn’t have enough qualifiers to make noise in the team standings at state this week, but head coach Jerry Carpenter is expecting big things from the group that made the state cuts.

  • Manhattan High School | May 16, 2013

    Rural tops MHS to end softball season

    The Manhattan High softball team took a hard-fought eight-inning 9-8 victory over Topeka High in their opening regional game, but couldn’t keep up the pace in the championship game against Washburn Rural, losing 10-0.

  • Manhattan High School | May 16, 2013

    Priddle, de Noble pace Indians in regional

    1.phatch

    Amidst perfection, Henry de Noble heard him.

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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