Football falls short in season-ending loss

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

November 10, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Senior Talon Claussen dropped back, looking to pass. All he needed was 12 yards to keep Manhattan’s chances alive. First receiver, covered. Second receiver, covered. Third receiver, covered. Claussen’s only choice was to throw the ch...

Football investigation ongoing

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, News

The Riley County Police Department is still investigating the incident involving members of the Manhattan High football team on Oct. 25. As such, there is no new information regarding the incident. According to Hali Rowland, ...

Football outlasts Wichita East on cold night

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

In its coldest game yet, Manhattan High played like the weather: cold. “I really do [think the weather impacted the game],” head coach Joe Schartz said. “The temperature changed on us real quick. Nobody’s had a chance t...

Manhattan overthrows Emporia

October 16, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

For the first time all year, Manhattan High’s air attack was on full display. “Every week we try to add just a little bit to our arsenal offensively,” head coach Joe Schartz said. “We’ve been able to put in a few more...

Athlete of the Week: Jalin Harper

Jonah Evarts, Sports Editor

October 2, 2017

Filed under Athlete of the Week, Football, Sports

When athletes come to mind at Manhattan High School, Jalin Harper is a name that is very well known. A starting safety on the football team, and a reigning state champion in wrestling, he is a force to be watched any time he steps...

Defense comes out strong for homecoming

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Defenses thrive off of takeaways. It gets them off the field quickly, and provides a boost to the team. Turnovers often lead to a momentum shift as well, partly due to their rarity. Takeaways were not in short supply for Manha...

Football shuts Topeka High down

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Topeka High (3-1, 3-1 Centennial League) came into its game against Manhattan (3-1, 3-1 Centennial League) expecting to put up a lot of points. Instead, the Indians held them to just 14, as MHS handed the Trojans their first ...

Football dominates, shuts out Highland Park

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Manhattan High’s game plan against Highland Park was simple: come out and dominate early. “It was a different challenge,” head coach Joe Schartz said. “It was the first time we were a decided favorite coming out o...

Indians bounce back to beat Washburn

John Ostermann, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

As the students piled into the stands, the parents set their seatbacks up, and the Indians began their pre game warmups, there was a different vibe on the field. The football team has had this game marked on their calendar since ...

Football mounts late comeback, not enough

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 6, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

After losing most of its starters from last season, Manhattan High knew the start of this football season was going to be rough. “We knew we were going to have some growing pains early on because we lacked experience,” h...

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