Manhattan Indians bench celebrates

The Manhattan High volleyball team’s bench celebrates after a score against Wamego last season. Manhattan split its triangular with Emporia and Seaman.

Manhattan High volleyball picked up its second win of the 2020 season Tuesday, splitting its triangular with Emporia and Seaman at Emporia.

The Indians started with a loss to Seaman, dropping the first set 25-17 and the second set 25-20.

MHS bounced back against Emporia, winning the match 25-18, 25-21.

“We played more consistent tonight,” Manhattan head coach Krista Schmitz wrote in a text message. “We are finding our groove. Defensively, we were very strong.”

The Indians now are 2-5 on the season. Manhattan’s next time on the court will be Sept. 24, when it holds its home opener against Topeka High and Topeka West.