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Boys golf achieves goals

Boys golf achieves goals

Julianna Poe, Online Editor-in-Chief May 9, 2022

At the beginning of the 2022 season, the Manhattan High Varsity boys golf team had high hopes. With just two weeks left, the team has achieved several feats, including five team finishes in the top five,...

Freshman Jalissa Jobity competes in the 3200 meter race.

Track boys 3rd, girls 9th at LFS barriers meet

Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief April 26, 2022

Boys track took third and girls placed ninth out of 23 schools at the competitive Lawrence Free State barriers meet on Friday. The meet had an atypical scoring method, with athletes earning medals based...

Baseball splits at Washburn

Baseball splits at Washburn

Grant Snowden, Sports Broadcaster April 11, 2022

Manhattan High (4-2) baseball split a double header against Washburn Rural on Friday on the road.  The Indians’ bats got rolling early in the first game, scoring just four pitches into the game,...

Varsity track competes at Lansing, Riley County

Varsity track competes at Lansing, Riley County

Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief April 11, 2022

Varsity track took its jumpers, throwers and sprinters from the boys and girls squads to Lansing on Friday, where boys finished first and the girls finished second. Meanwhile, Varsity distance headed to...

Boys golf start season off with first-place win

Boys golf start season off with first-place win

Julianna Poe, Online Editor-in-Chief April 11, 2022

Swinging into a new season, the Manhattan High Varsity boys golf team took home a first-place win at home on Monday. This year, the MHS boys golf team has six seniors, including Jonathan Wefald, Trey Sauder,...

Soccer tops Bishop Carroll in overtime thriller, beats Free State, falls to Rural

Soccer tops Bishop Carroll in overtime thriller, beats Free State, falls to Rural

Advith Natarajan, Staff Writer April 11, 2022

Last Saturday, MHS soccer beat Bishop Carroll 3-2 in inspiring fashion, coming back from a 2-0 deficit to win the game in overtime. The victory gave the Lady Indians their fourth of the season, improving...

Softball falls to Topeka High and Washburn Rural

Softball falls to Topeka High and Washburn Rural

Avery Inman, Staff Writer April 10, 2022

During the third week of competition, the Manhattan High softball team took on Topeka High Monday, losing 2-1 and Washburn Rural Friday at home, losing 4-0 and 10-1. The team faced three of the hardest...

MHS girls swim takes first in Salina

MHS girls swim takes first in Salina

Avery Snider, Staff Writer April 9, 2022

The Manhattan High girls swim team came in first by a margin of 123 points at Salina Central High School on Thursday. The team faced steep competition, and won six out of 12 events and scored 517 points.  “We...

Boys 1st, girls second at opening JC track meet

Boys 1st, girls second at opening JC track meet

Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief April 5, 2022

Manhattan High Varsity track kicked off their season on Friday at the Junction City track meet. The boys team took first with 199 points -- dominating the meet, as Junction City made second place with...

Baseball splits doubleheader at Seaman 

Baseball splits doubleheader at Seaman 

Grant Snowden, Sports Broadcaster April 4, 2022

Manhattan High baseball opened their season last Friday where they traveled to Centennial League opponent Seaman. (1-1) Manhattan and Seaman battled it out in the first game with both teams pitching...

Softball takes wins in Great Bend, falls short to Seaman

Softball takes wins in Great Bend, falls short to Seaman

Avery Inman, Staff Writer April 4, 2022

The Manhattan High softball took on and beat Great Bend and McPherson in Great Bend on Tuesday, winning both games, 17-3 and 4-3 respectively. Last year, the girls played both of these teams and won,...

Girls swim finishes first and fourth at THS, Lansing meets

Girls swim finishes first and fourth at THS, Lansing meets

Avery Snider, Staff Writer April 3, 2022

Manhattan High girls swim took first place at Topeka High on Tuesday, followed by a fourth place finish in Lansing on Saturday.  The team has faced challenges finding a facility to practice in....

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