Wrestling ends season, placing third at state

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

March 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

It's always important how a Varsity team ends the season, because for many of the seniors, it's the final chance they will have to play that sport. The Manhattan High Varsity wrestling team brought home a third place finish with ...

Wrestling takes gold at Centennial

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

February 6, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

In nearly every high school sport, it is expected for the senior class to lead and be the example for the underclassmen. For the Manhattan High wrestling team that is certainly the case as they take first in the Centennial Le...

Young wrestlers step up to fill spots

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Manhattan High wrestling had several Junior Varsity wrestlers move to Varsity during the Shawnee Mission North Invitational, ultimately resulting in them placing second. MHS scored a total of 155.5 points, falling short of beatin...

Athlete of the Week: Jalin Harper

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Athlete of the Week, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

To be extremely successful in any sport requires a certain amount of talent or passion, but in most case, it’s a mixture of both. In senior Jalin Harper’s case, it is a mixture of both. “Wrestling makes me feel amazing,” Harpe...

Wrestling battles through adversity, multiple injuries

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

January 25, 2018

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Owasso, Oklahoma, had several things in store for the Manhattan High wrestling team, very few that were pleasing. A seventh place finish is not always the best news to receive, but it didn’t put much of a damper on the team’...

Gonzales receives national award

Mason Alberto, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Filed under Features, Wrestling

Not only is Manhattan High’s wrestling coach, Robert Gonzales, returning back for another season, he can add 2017 National Coach of the Year to his accomplishments. Gonzalez’s 14th year of being wrestling coach ended with him l...

Wrestling claims fourth at Grand Island

Jonah Evarts, Sports Editor

December 19, 2017

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Manhattan High wrestling traveled all the way to Grand Island, Nebraska, to compete in a tournament with 28 other teams this past weekend, taking fourth overall. The Indians went undefeated the first day, starting the weekend ...

Athlete of the Week: Bubba Wilson

Micheal Simmons, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

Filed under Athlete of the Week, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

During the winter season, a lot of sports are forced to participate indoors, such as swimming, basketball and wrestling. While you often hear about someone dropping a triple-double for basketball, it doesn't mean that spectacula...

Wrestling pins down at home tournament

Jonah Evarts, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017

Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Wrestling

In their only home meet of the season Manhattan High wrestling tied for first, with five wrestlers going undefeated. Senior Jalin Harper, senior Hunter Christensen, junior Bubba Wilson, sophomore Daron Island-Jones, and ju...

Young wrestling team gets first shot of action

Jonah Evarts, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The Manhattan High wrestling team competed in a dual and a tournament over the weekend, losing the dual and placing third in the tournament. Seven wrestlers got their first chance at Varsity action, and the young team piled on exp...

Wrestling works towards a repeat

Jonah Evarts, Sports Editor

November 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Manhattan High wrestling has a chip on its shoulder after winning the state championship last year, along with a Centennial League title. After losing an exceptional class of seniors, including state champion of the 145 weigh...

All-American Soberano to fill shoes

Jonah Evarts and Alyssa Stevens

November 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Mikey Soberano isn’t your everyday, average sophomore. Beneath the dude UGG slippers, and his Nissan Frontier, he’s won the All-American wrestling award twice now. Once last spring, and again just last month in Iowa. The Al...

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