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  • Lady Squires Drop Non-Conference Contest
    Manchester carried a 31-21 lead at halftime, but host Mississinewa bounced back in the second half and earned a 64-55 non-conference girls basketball win over the Lady Squires Friday night.

    Kennedy Fierstos led the Lady Squires with 16 points, and Eva Bazzoni chipped  in 11 points. Kerigan Hatfield had eight points and a team-high eight rebounds.
  • Squires Young, But Boast Experience
    NORTH MANCHESTER – The Manchester High School varsity boys basketball roster lists just two seniors for the 2017-18 season.
  • High School GBB Roundup – Nov. 14
    Wawasee Rolls to 10-Point Win Over Lady Lakers; Lady Squires Win Home, Conference Opener; Triton Edges Bremen; Lady ‘Cats Drop TRC Opener
  • All-TRC Football Team Selected
    The All-Three Rivers Conference football team was announced Monday afternoon.
  • Lady Squires Fall
    Kennedy Fierstos had 20 points for Manchester in its 45-36 non-conference girls basketball loss at Bluffton Saturday night.

    Sydney Day had eight points and four rebounds, and Kiera Hatfield pulled down four rebounds for the Lady Squires.

    “We didn’t handle Bluffton’s defensive pressure very well,”?manchester coach Jacob Everett said. “Too many mistakes on the offensive end for us tonight that Bluffton was able to take advantage of.”
  • Manchester Athletics Presents Fall Sports Awards
    Fall sports awards were presented by the athletic department at Manchester High School Thursday evening.

    One student-athlete from each sport was selected to receive the Rotary Mental Attitude award. Winners were: Andrew McAtee, football; Jirni Cripe, girls soccer; Konrad Borgmann, boys soccer; Kyle Shepherd, boys tennis; Alicia Fields, volleyball; Samantha Kissell, girls golf; Breyanna Richey, cheerleading; Anna Markham, girls cross country; and Montgomery Pattison, boys cross country.

    Each sport also named a winner of the Squire Award. They were: Nathan Ozenbaugh, football; Kiera Stacy, girls soccer, Nathan Self, boys soccer; Logan Parrett, boys tennis; Emma West, volleyball; Kelsey Eichenauer, girls golf; Karrigan Yard, cheerleading; Jaelyn Webb, girls cross country; and Ben Reichenbach, boys cross country.
  • Lady Tigers Defend The House In Home Opener
    Lenny Krebs has a high standard when it comes to his team’s defense.
  • Sturtsman Signs With Indiana Tech
    Manchester senior Hayes Sturtsman signed a letter of intent Wednesday to continue his academic and baseball careers at Indiana Tech.
  • High School Girls Hoops Roundup – Nov. 7
    Lady Trojans Pull Away Late For Win Over Argos; Lady Squires Win Again; Lady Cougars Tame Whitko; LCA Opener Postponed
  • Manchester's Taylor State Bound
    Chris Taylor, a junior at Manchester High School, qualified for the Special Olympics state bowling tournament by finishing second in the area tournament Saturday in Logansport. The state tournament is Dec. 2.
  • Lady Squires Win Opener
    Emma West scored 12 points, and hit all eight of her free throws, to lead Manchester to a 49-19 season-opening girls basketball win at Adams Central Saturday night.

    Kiera Hatifield had 11 points and Kerigan Hatfield pulled down eight rebounds in the non-conference game. Erika Kendall had six points and six boards in the matchup.
  • Academic All-TRC Team Released
    The Three Rivers Conference announced its academic all-conference teams this morning.
  • Lady Squires Open Season On The Road
    NORTH MANCHESTER – As fourth-year coach Jacob Everett put it, the Manchester Lady Squires will “open the season as road warriors.”

    Manchester tips off the season Saturday with a trip to Adams Central.
  • Valley Lands Two On All-TRC VB Team
    Tipppecanoe Valley juniors Sophie Bussard and Emily Peterson were named to the All-Three Rivers Conference volleyball team Thursday.
  • WABASH – The Manchester Squires entered Friday night’s opening round of sectional play with a three-game win streak.
  • High School Roundup – Oct. 14
    Manchester Falls In Semifinals; LCA’s Season Ends In VB Sectional; junior varsity football
  • NORTH MANCHESTER – With sectional play just a week away, the Manchester Squires were looking for some momentum.
  • Manchester Volleyball Advances In Sectional Play
    Anna Osbourne had six kills and an ace, and Eva Bazzoni had five kills for Manchester in its 25-16, 25-18, 25-21 volleyball win over Cass in the opening round of the 2A Rochester Sectional Thursday night.
  • FORT WAYNE – Manchester’s girls soccer team played an up-tempo game all season, so when it took on host Fort Wayne Blackhawk in the 1A sectional title match, the Lady Squires faced a team that liked to run, too.
  • All-TRC Soccer Teams Announced
    The Three Rivers Conference announced its boys and girls soccer all-conference teams this morning.

    Among schools in the Times-Union coverage area, Manchester had three players named all-conference: senior Kiera Stacy, and juniors Jirni Cripe and Carsyn Howard. Sophomore Julie Dalsager and sophomore Bailey Mooney were honorable mention.
  • Squires Get Two-Point Victory Over Zebras
    Hayes Sturtsman threw for 241 yards and three touchdowns for Manchester in its 28-26 Three Rivers Conference football victory over visiting Rochester Friday night.

    The Squires trailed 13-0 after the first quarter and 19-14 at intermission. Manchester took the lead in the third quarter and expanded the lead to 28-19 with a touchdown in the final period.
  • High School Roundup – Oct. 5
    Lady Tigers Hand Concord First NLC Volleyball Loss; Triton Down South Central; Valley Sweeps Southwood; Manchester Falls In 3 Sets; Wawasee Closes With Loss; LCA Falls At Caston; Lady Squires Soccer Advances; Wawasee Eliminated
  • Area Results
    Freshman football, middle school volleyball
  • High School Roundup – Oct. 4
    Tippecanoe Valley Volleyball Sweeps Whitko In TRC Play; Manchester, Valley Boys Soccer Teams Eliminated; LCA Has Sectional Game Slip Away
  • Area Results
    Middle school football, volleyball
  • High School Girls Soccer Sectional Roundup – Oct. 3
    Steffensmeier, Lady Tigers Rout F.W. South Side; Manchester Advances, Whitko’s Season Ends
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Oct. 3
    Lady Trojans Sweep Caston In HNAC Volleyball Match; Wawasee VB Falls; LCA Falls In 4 Sets; Lady Squires Drop 5-Set Match
  • Squires Win In Sectional Opener
    Fermin Guerrero and Noah Beck scored goals in the first half for Manchester, then the Squires added five more goals in the second half for a 7-0 win over host Maconaquah in a boys soccer sectional match Monday
  • Sectional Draw For IHSAA Volleyball Tourney Released
    Monday's matches: Lady ‘Cats Fall In 4; Lady Vikings Swept; Lady Squires Swept
  • Area Results
    Middle school volleyball
  • Beckham, Warsaw Boys Claim NLC Cross Country Titles
    Squires 2nd, Manchester Ladies 3rd at TRC Meet
  • Manchester Soccer Sweeps South Adams
    Both the Manchester boys and girls soccer teams closed out regular season play Saturday with non-conference home wins over South Adams. The Squire boys won 5-0 while the Lady Squires earned a 2-1 victory.

    Caleb Stout and Nathan Self had a pair of first-half goals each, and Noah Beck had a goal before halftime for Manchester.
  • High School Football Roundup – Sept. 30
    Manchester Downs Wildcats In TRC Matchup; Triton Beats Bluejays; Valley Falls to Zebras
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Sept. 28
    Lady Tiger Volleyball Drops Heartbreaker At NorthWood; Lady Wildcats Win; Valley VB Gets Non-Conference Victory; Manchester VB Falls; Lady Cougars Fall In 4 Sets; Memorial Downs Wawasee
  • High School Roundup – Sept 27
    Lady Squires Win Conference Soccer Game Over Peru; Squire Tennis Shut Out In Sectional Opener; Squires Fall To N. Miami; Lady Wildcats Fall; Lady Pilgrims Beat Triton
  • High School Roundup – Sept. 26
    Calizo, Reimink Have Hat Tricks In LCA’s Girls Soccer Win; Eagles Defeat Cougars; Lady Cougars VB Falls; Memorial Downs Wawasee; Northfield Volleyball Downs Manchester; Pioneer Beats Triton; Lady Wildcats Swept; Whitko Tennis Falls
  • Squires Blank Braves On Senior Night
    NORTH MANCHESTER – The five seniors on Manchester High School’s varsity boys soccer team were recognized after Monday’s Three Rivers Conference game with Maconaquah.
  • High School Roundup – Sept. 25
    Lady Vikings Get Non-Conference VB Win At Oak Hill; Hat Trick Gives Lady ‘Cats Conference Soccer Win; Eagles Down Wildcats; Wawasee Volleyball Falls At Northridge; Zebras Best Squires
  • Tennis Tourney Pairings Released
    The IHSAA announced pairings for the 51st annual boys tennis state tournament, which begins with sectional play Wednesday.

    In the Warsaw Sectional, the host Tigers will play Wawasee in the first round. with the winner taking on Tippecanoe Valley in the semifinals Thursday. The other semifinal will have Whitko taking on Columbia City. The championship match is scheduled for Friday
  • Soccer Sectional Draw Announced
    The IHSAA announced sectional pairings for boys and girls soccer Sunday evening. Championship games in all sectionals are scheduled for Oct. 7, with regionals played Oct. 14.
  • KENDALLVILLE – The high temperatures weren't the only thing to scorch the field in Saturday's girls golf regional at Noble Hawk Golf Links.
  • Vikings Hold Off TRC Rival Squires
    AKRON – Tippecanoe Valley’s first half was just a smidge better than Manchester’s second half, and it was enough for the Vikings to take a 20-14 Three Rivers Conference win over the Squires Friday night at Valley’s homecoming.
  • High School Tennis Roundup – Set. 21p
    Warsaw’s Buhrt, Britton Advance To NLC Doubles Title Match; Bules, Heckaman Win Title For Triton; Squires Sweep Valley
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Sept. 21
    Lady Trojan Volleyball Gets Conference Sweep Over LaVille; Peterson Reaches Milestone For Valley; Whitko VB Sweeps; Lady Cougars Fall In 5; Lady Squires Swept
  • Area Results
    Freshman football, middle school soccer, volleyball
  • High School Soccer Roundup – Sept. 20
    Lady Tiger Soccer Plays To A Draw At Culver Academies; Lady Squires Win; Lady Squires Win
  • High School Roundup – Sept. 19
    Tippecanoe Valley Beats Whitko In TRC Boys Tennis; Squires Down Trojans; Lady Tigers Swept; Lady Cougars Sweep; Winamac Bests Triton; Lady ‘Cats VB Falls; LCA Comes Back, Falls; RedHawks Blast Wawasee; Lady Warriors Blanked
  • Manchester Kickers Top LCA Cougars
    WINONA LAKE – Manchester’s boys soccer team needed to revamp itself after losing a star player. Tuesday’s 6-3 win at Lakeland Christian went a long way toward that makeover.
  • High School Roundup – Sept. 19
    Lady Tigers Enjoy Big Second Half In Win Over Snider; Lady Squires Win TRC Match; Manchester VB Kills; Squires Defeat Eagles; Panthers Sweep Warriors; Chargers Blank Wildcats
  • Lady Squires Advance To Golf Regional
    Manchester’s girls golf team advanced to regional play with a second-place finish in the Huntington North Sectional at Norwood Golf Club Saturday.

    The Lady Squires had a team score of 363, well behind host Huntington North’s 346 and 10 shots better than third place  and regional qualifier Madison-Grant.

    Kelsey Eichenauer paced Manchester with an 87, with Lydia Little at 88 and Madyson Ulrey at 89. Samantha Kissell finished with a 99 and Cora Barnett shot 105.
  • Lady Squires 3rd, Squires 7th, Tigers 9th At New Prairie
    Manchester’s girls cross country team finished third in Class A, with the Squire boys taking seventh and the Warsaw boys ninth in Class AAA at Saturday’s New Prairie Invitational.

    Jaelyn Webb was sixth overall for the Lady Squires, with Torina Runkel taking 16th and Katie Barker 24th. Lance Bennett was 17th for the Manchester boys, with Benjamin Reichenbach taking 37th and Ethan Davis finishing 41st.
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Sept. 16
    Lady Tigers Fourth At Michigan City Volleyball Tournament; Wawasee Beats Whitko In VB Tourney; Manchester Winless In Tournament; Junior Varsity Volleyball
  • NORTH MANCHESTER – Moving on from last week’s nail-biter of a loss to Peru, the Manchester High School football team hosted Three Rivers Conference and Wabash County rival Northfield for homecoming Friday night.
  • Freshman football; Middle school cross country, volleyball, soccer
  • NORTH MANCHESTER – Led by juniors Emily Peterson and Sophie Bussard, the Tippecanoe Valley Lady Vikings beat rival Manchester in three sets Thursday evening.
  • High School Roundup – Sept. 14
    Wawasee Beats Memorial, Earns First Conference Win; Squires Sweep Whitko In Non-Conference Match; Triton Blanks Bluejays In HNAC Competition; Lakeland Christian Claims Victory Over Lakewood Christian; Lady Warriors Win; Tigers Beat Valley; Lady Pilgrims Defeat Warsaw VB In 4 Sets; Whitko VB Falls In 4; Lady Bruins Beat Triton Volleyball; Lady Warriors Fall; Lady ‘Cats Golf Wraps Regular Season
  • Manchester Blanks TRC Rival Whitko
    SOUTH WHITLEY – The Manchester Lady Squires wasted no time scoring Wednesday evening. They then made sure the Whitko Lady Wildcats didn’t score.
  • Area Results
    Middle School Football, Volleyball
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Sept. 12
    Lady Tigers Get Road Volleyball Sweep Over Columbia City; Lady Squires Win, Valley Sweeps LaVille; Triton Drops Non-Conference Match; Whitko Falls In 4 Sets
  • Triton Tennis Coach Gets 100th Victory
    Squires Drop Conference Match
  • High School Volleyball Roundup – Sept. 11
    Lady Squire Volleyball Wins 5-Set Match At Bluffton; Tigers Fall At Penn; Lady Vikings Win In 4 Sets; Lady Zebras Sweep Whitko; Wawasee Falls In 4 Sets
  • High School Soccer Roundup – Sept. 11
    LCA Earns Victory Over Wabash; Squires Play To Draw; Lady 'Cats Blanked
  • Manchester, Triton Win Conference Golf Championships
    Lady Squires Repeat As Three Rivers Champions; Lady Trojans Win First HNAC Golf CrownLady Squires Repeat As Three Rivers Champions

  • High School Soccer Roundup – Sept. 9
    Ocock, Tigers Blank Visiting Valparaiso In Boys Soccer; Lady Tigers Fall; Lakeland Christian Splits In Tournament; Lady Cougars Drop

    Close Match; Whitko Falls In OT; Lady Squires Get Win At West Noble
  • High School Cross Country Roundup – Sept. 9
    Lady Squires 4th At Valley; Lady Tigers 3rd, Warriors 7th At IWU
  • NORTH MANCHESTER – Last week, the Manchester Squires earned their first win of the season in a convincing 38-16 drubbing of Wabash. Head coach Greg Miller and his Squires were hoping to carry that momentum into Friday’s home game against the Peru Tigers.
  • Lady Squires Beat TRC Rival Whitko
    NORTH MANCHESTER – Led by junior Emma West, Manchester High School’s varsity volleyball team beat Three Rivers Conference rival Whitko in four games Thursday evening.
  • High School Soccer Roundup – Sept. 7
    Lady Tigers Fall To Concord In NLC Girls Soccer, Lady Squires Play to Draw; Squires Drop close Match; Panthers Outlast Warriors
  • High School Tennis Roundup – Sept. 7
    Manchester Rolls To Easy TRC Tennis Win Over Whitko; Tigers Blanked; Vikings Shut Out; Wawasee Rained Out
  • HUNTINGTON – The Manchester Lady Squires beat Warsaw by nine stokes, but also lost their first match of the season to Huntington North in a three-way competition at Norwood Golf Club Thursday.
  • Day’s Double-Double Leads Lady Tigers To VB Sweep; Triton Falls In HNAC Match, Events Rained Out