Congratulations to the new team captains for the Fall 2016 Season: Parker Beer, Wes Conrow, Brandon Cook, and Ian Trapp! Preparations for the football season are underway and dates for football camps in Summer 2016 have been set. Please click the tab for “Forms & Waivers” to find information on summer football camps and release forms.
Congratulation to MHS Seniors Jemell Richardson, Nate MacCharles, and Adam Al-Soltani who have signed to play football with Dodge City Community College for the 2016 season! Thanks to the coaches, trainers and supporters of MHS football who helped these young men realize their dreams.
Congratulations to all of the student athletes from Manhattan High School who were selected for All-League honors for the Fall 2015 Centennial League football season!
1st Team All-League
- Punter: Ian Trapp – Manhattan-Jr. #9
2nd Team All-League
- Quarterback: Ian Trapp – Manhattan-Jr. #9
- Tight End: A.J. Pablo – Manhattan-Sr. #45
- Guard: Akira Alesna – Manhattan-Jr. #56
- Tackle: Eldon Picou – Manhattan-Jr. #75
- Defensive Lineman: Nate MacCharles – Manhattan-Sr. #8
- Linebacker: Chance Andrade – Manhattan-Jr. #31
- Linebacker: Adam Al-Soltani – Manhattan-Sr. #44
Honorable Mention All-League
- Back: Blake Wewer – Manhattan-Sr. #10
- Defensive Lineman: Juan Carlos Izquierdo – Manhattan-Sr. #24
- Defensive Back: Jalin Harper – Manhattan-So. #35
- Defensive Back: John Haug – Manhattan-Jr. #22
- Defensive Back: Tanner Mann – Manhattan-Jr. #25
- Defensive Back: Andrew O’Connell – Manhattan-Sr. #7
The final week of the Fall 2015 season ended with a win for the Varsity Team vs. Washburn Rural W 28-8 and a loss for the Freshman Team in a close game vs. Washburn Rural L 28-30. All of the MHS football teams ended the season with a winning record: Varsity 5-4, Junior Varsity 7-0 (and one scratch), and Freshman 8-1. Congratulations to all of the players, trainers and coaching staff!
Manhattan Indians played three games against Lawrence Free State in Week 8. Varsity lost an away game L 14-31, Junior Varsity rallied from being down at half time to win W 35-14, and the Freshman rallied from being tied at half time to win W 36-22.
Varsity lost a tough away game vs. Topeka L 14-41, Junior Varsity beat Junction City in an away game W 21-2, and Freshman beat Topeka high at home W 20-14.
Varsity lost in the Silver Trophy game against Junction City, L 14-17, Junior Varsity beat Topeka West in an away game W 56-8, and Freshman beat Junction City in an away game W 68-12. Former Coach Lew Lane and his Assistant Coaches were honored at half time and received their Bones jerseys for contributions to Manhattan Football. Coach Schartz was inducted into the Hall of Fame at Washburn University to recognize his achievements as a quarterback and former player for the Ichabods during the 1993-1996 seasons.
A good week for MHS football! Varsity defeated Topeka West at home 50-7. Junior Varsity defeated Highland Park at home 58-6. Freshman beat Topeka West in an away game 63-6.
Varsity won W 41-0 in an away game at Highland Park. Junior Varsity won W 51-6 in a home game vs. Hayden. Freshman won 56-0 in a home game vs Highland Park.
Varsity lost their first game of the season L 14-21 in an away game at Hayden. Junior Varsity won W 48-7 in an away game against Seaman. Freshman won W 54-8 in a home game against Hayden.