Norse Stumble In Second Half

The Northfield football team led after a half Friday before stumbling in the second half in an 18-12 loss to Peru. The Norse led 12-6 at the half before being shut out in the second half while Peru scored twice for the win. We will add stats for this game when we receive them Photos By Sam Knight More

Squires Fall To Bluffton

The Manchester football team scored first Friday, but couldn't find the end zone again as they fell to Bluffton 12-7. Hayes Sturtsman gave the Squires a 7-0 lead with 8:31 left in the second quarter with Bluffton answering and missing the extra point to give the Squires a 7-6 lead at the half. Bluffton would get the ... More

Wabash Steam Rolls Alexandria

The Wabash football team clicked on all cylinders last week at Boone Grove and Friday night was no different for the Apaches. After being delayed for two hours because of lightning the Apaches created their own storm on the field, defeating Alexandria 44-7. Wabash scored early when quarterback Sammy Hipskind connected ... More

Knights Lay A Smack Down On Oak Hill

If there was any doubt that the Southwood football team was for real after week one, the Knights might have swayed some opinions Friday as they put a whipping on Oak Hill 44-13. The Knights wasted no time getting on the board. On their second possesion quarterback Casron Blair connected with Peyton Trexler for a 36yd ... More

Steady Course Charted: MU taking things one day at a time

Geoff Lambert is looking forward to the first date on the 2016-17 Manchester University athletics calendar. And well he should. His Spartans' men's and women's cross country squads officially begin the athletic year with the annual Hokum Karem on the course around MU's athletic facilities on Thursday, Sept. 1 at 5:30 ... More

Mixing It Up: Veterans, first-years can contribute for Spartans

Five of the top six offensive players, four defensive standouts and a pair of goalkeepers that know the net area at Spartan Soccer Complex … that, along with 50 student-athletes reporting for tryouts, is what awaits first-year head coach Corey Brueggeman. Even with those positives from the returners, the Spartans' ... More

On The Rise: MU looks to take next step

There's a palpable theme of excitement in the Manchester University volleyball program. Who could blame them? The Spartans made a big climb from year one to year two under head coach Bryndon Paulsen, going from a five-win team in 2014 to 10 victories in 2015 which included victories over league powers Rose-Hulman and ... More

Road Map: Black and Gold football looking at big picture

First-year head Nate Jensen and the 2016 Manchester University football team have goals set. There are the usual winning season and Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference champion contenders noted as well as academic success. Looking deeper, some of them may surprise the casual fan, though. "At the end of their ... More

Winning Ways: Black and Gold seek higher standing

First-year head coach Christine Johnson understands one thing during her short time at the helm of the Manchester University program. MU wants to strengthen a winning culture … and do it now. Despite an off-season of change which included new leadership for the program coupled with a youthful roster, the ... More

Good leaves legacy on and off soccer pitch

Whether it's been in the form of playing in the dirt or coaching his beloved game of soccer, Dave Good has an indelible mark in Manchester University's fabric. In his role as a head men's soccer coach, he compiled 241 victories to rank in the NCAA Division III's top 40. The Elizabethtown College of Pennsylvania graduate ... More

Looking Back: Yoder reflects on Manchester University service

When Brad Yoder winds up his career as an assistant cross country and track and field coach and professor of sociology, social work and criminal justice next May, he'll have plenty of memories packed up with him. In thirty-one years in higher education and coaching at Manchester University, Yoder's experiences have run ... More

Lady Apaches Overcome Slow Start

The Wabash volleyball team stumbled in the first game before bouncing back to defeat Tippecanoe Valley 17-25, 26-24, 25-18, 25-23 Thursday. Sam Irgang had 12 kills Angela Levine had 3 stuffs and 6 blocks Kaitlyn Dowdal had 14 serving points and 25 digs Brooke Irgang had 14 assists and 23 digs Jaycee Parrett had 21 ... More

Lady Squires Fall In Marathon To Whitko

The Manchester volleyball team fell in five games to Whitko Thursday 24-26, 25-23, 25-22, 18-25, & 13-15. Cierra Carter led the team in kills with 16. Following her was Kennedy Rosen with 6, Sydney Day with 4, Anna Osborne and Kendra Auler each put away 3, Emma Casper got 2, and Mattie McKee rounded out the team ... More

Wabash Golf Tops Caston

The Lady Apaches traveled to Pond View Thursday night to take on host Caston. Caston won the match 249-252. Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 1) Bella 7 6 4 6 5 6 5 6 5 50 2) Lindsey 6 7 7 5 7 6 8 10 6 62 3) Halle 5 6 8 4 7 6 6 7 7 56 4) Kylie 10 13... More

Lady Squires Play Oak Hill To A Tie

The Manchester girls soccer team and Oak Hill ended in a 0-0 tie Thursday after 80 minutes of play. Both teams had good runs and strong defense but neither team managed to find the back of the net. Carsyn Howard, Ranissa Shambarger, Lauren Metzger, Bailey Mooney and Bailey Sewell all got shots off. Kiera Stacy had a great ... More

Wabash Girls Soccer Wins Again

The Wabash girls soccer team moved their season record to 3-1 Thursday with a 2-1 win over Peru. Mary Guisewhite scored both goals for the Lady Apaches. # Athlete Name Min Goals Asst Pts Stls CK Team Totals 2 4 24 Mary Guisewhite (Sr) 2 4 # Ath... More

Lady Squires Win Four Way

The Manchester girls golf team won a four way meet at North Miami Thursday, firing a team score 190. Whitko shot 245, Valley 246, North Miami 331. Varsity 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Par Par 5 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 4 37 Samantha Kissell 5 7 7 6 3 6 6 6 5 51 Lydia Little 5 4 7 5 3 4... More

Lady Knights Sweep Peru

The Southwood Lady Knights volleyball team took the short trip to Peru Thursday, defeating the Tigers 25-12, 26-24, 25-13. Southwood took a quick 4-1 lead when Makenna Proffitt had a kill that started a 4-0 run that ended with a Alissa Pershing kill. The Tigers would come back to tie the score when the Lady Knights went ... More

Lady Squires Golf Continues Winning Ways

The Manchester girls golf team continued their winning ways Tuesday, defeating Triton 187-293. Varsity 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Par Par 4 5 4 4 4 3 5 4 3 36 Samantha Kissell 5 7 4 5 5 4 6 4 3 43 Lydia Little 4 5 4 6 5 4 11 4 2 45 Leiah Brandenburg 4 6... More

Squire Boys Roll Past Caston

The Manchester boys soccer team traveled to Caston Tuesday and took the long trip out on the Comets 11-0. Manchester came out possessing the ball. The Comets did not have a shot the first half. 17 minutes into the game Harley Kruschwitz found the back of the net. Assisted by Nathan Self. 4 more goals came in the first,6 ... More

Lady Knights Take Cass In Three

The Southwood volleyball team moved their season record to 2-0 with a 25-19, 25-22, 25-15 win at Lewis Cass Tuesday. Drue Gentry 3 Kills 5 Digs Alissa Pershing 3 service points, 1 ace, 3 kills, 4 digs Bailey Smith 14 service points, 3 aces, 1 kill, 10 assists, 2 digs Makenna Dawes 8 service points, 2 aces, 1 ... More

Lady Apaches Cruise Past Oak Hill

The Wabash volleyball team cruised past Oak Hill Tuesday 25-10, 25-16, 25-12. Jaycee Parrett had 10 points, 5 assists, 13 digs and 8 kills Brooke Irgang had 6 points, 14 assists, 10 digs and 4 kills Tabby Wagner had 7 kills Abby Vinopal had 7 points, 6 digs and 6 kills Sam Irgang had 10 points and 3 kills Angela ... More

Lady Norse Split Three Way

The Northfield Lady Norse golf team traveled to Tumber Ridge to play Bluffton and Southern Wells Tuesday Southern Wells won the Tri-Meet with a score of 200. Northfield finished second with a 207. Bluffton had a 243. Leading the Norse was Freshman Emma Wynn with a 47. She was followed by Braelyn Deeter 51, Chelsea ... More

Lady Squires Third At Warsaw CC Invite

The Manchester and Northfield cross country teams ran in the Warsaw Classic Tuesday. In the girls race Rae Bedke finished 3rd overall to lead the Lady Squires to a third place finish. Northfield finished 7th. For Manchester Bedke 3rd, Jaelyn Webb 21st, Tahnee Fuentes 24th, Clara Burdette 40th, Katie Barker 57th, ... More

Apache Boys Tennis Tops Valley

The Wabash boys tennis team took on Tippecanoe Valley Tuesday, defeating the Vikings 4-1. At #1 singles Luke Mattern won 6-2, 6-2 At #2 singles Rob Ford won 6-2, 6-0 At #3 singles Alex Driscoll won 6-1, 6-0 At #1 doubles Cal Stone & Asif Khan fell 1-6, 7-5, 0-0(10-5) At #2 doubles Matthew Stein & ... More

Squire Girls Struggle On Offense

The Manchester girls soccer team struggled on the offensive side of the ball Tuesday, falling to Wawasee 1-0. The game was scoreless the first half before giving up the lone goal of the game at the 21:45 mark of the second half. Carsyn Howard led the Squires with 5 shots on goal, while Brooklyn Howard and Bethany Collet ... More

Wabash Girls Soccer Gets Win At Huntington

The Wabash girls soccer team picked up their second win of the season Monday, defeating the Huntington junior varsity 2-1. Bailey Yoakum scored both Wabash goals. More stats will be added when received. More

Squire Tennis Picks Up Road Win At Churubusco

After the stormy week of tough first matches and rough weather, the Manchester Tennis Team got back into action on a beautiful Monday night in Churubusco to match up with the Eagles. A perfect night for tennis turned into a near perfect night for the Squires. “I was super... More

Lady Apaches Golf Pick Up First Win

The Lady Apaches picked up their first win of the season Monday night when they hosted Whitko. The Apaches took the match 242-252 with Bella Carrillo shooting a 49 to earn medalist. Wabash is back in action Thursday at Pond View. Par 4 5 3 4 4 4 3 5 4 36 Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 1) ... More

Lady Squires/Knights Go One-Two At North Miami

The Manchester girls golf team won a four way match at North Miami Monday with Southwood taking second. The Lady Squires won the match firing a team score of 193. Southwood shot 209. Varsity 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Par Par 3 5 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 35 Samantha Kissell 5 7 5 6 4 5 6 ... More

Manchester Boys Soccer Falls At Huntington

The Manchester boys soccer team traveled to Huntington Saturday, falling to the Vikings 3-0. More

Wabash Girls Soccer Gets First Win In School History

The Wabash girls soccer team picked up their first win in school history Saturday as they defeated Maconaquah 4-1. The Lady Apaches trailed 1-0 at the half before scoring four times in the second for the win. Bailey Yoakum scored twice with Maya Benysh and Amber Province each adding a goal. # Athlete Name Min ... More

Lady Squires 500 At Elwood

The Manchester volleyball team played in the Elwood Invite on Saturday. First game of the day was against Danville. Squires lost in three with 16-25, 25-19, 11-15. Next up was another loss to Elwood in two, 26-28 & 19-25. Manchester won their next game against Southern Wells in two, 25-18 & 25-10. These placed ... More

Lady Apaches Finish Runner Up At Tom-A-Hawk

The Wabash and Northfield volleyball teams played in the Tom-A-Hawk Classic at North Miami Saturday, with the Lady Apaches finishing runner up in the 12 team tournament. Northfield placed 9th. Wabash began play in the gray bracket, defeating South Bend Career Academy and Eastbrook to be placed in the gold pool. In game ... More

Lady Knights Eighth At Warsaw

The latest stop on the Lady Knight Linksters FAREWELL TOUR was Stonehenge. No, not the rock structure in England, the golf course in Winona Lake, Indiana. The Warsaw Lady Tiger Invitational was the tournament. The skies threatened to open up at any moment all day. And they finally did forcing the event to be changed to a ... More