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MHS Two-Hand Touch Stars Headed To Indianapolis

MHS Two-Hand Touch Stars Headed To Indianapolis

July 7, 2014 •
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Students Miles Thomas, Demetrius Evans and Raekwon Jenkins will be making an all-expense paid trip to Indianapolis to participate in a 7-on-7 two-hand touch tournament sponsored by the NFL.  They will be joined by MHS Coach Roy Roberts, who is the offensive coordinator on an all-star team that also... Read more »

JI Track Meet

JI Track Meet

Caleb Nketiah
May 23, 2014 •
Filed under Showcase, Sports

For 33 years , Manchester High has hosted one of the biggest invitational track meets in Connecticut. The Randy Smith Invitational Track meet -- known affectionately as the “JI” meet because the late Randy Smith wrote for the Journal Inquirer and the newspaper is the sponsor of the meet -- brings... Read more »

Baseball Team Going To Hall Of Fame

Baseball Team Going To Hall Of Fame

April 11, 2014 •
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The Manchester High baseball team will get a lesson in baseball history during vacation week.The team is traveling to Cooperstown, N.Y. and will tour the National Baseball Hall of Fame Monday. The players and coaches are making the trip with the Glastonbury High baseball team.On Tuesday,... Read more »

Swim Team Finishes Strong At State Open

Swim Team Finishes Strong At State Open

March 24, 2014 •
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Swim Team Finishes Strong At State OpenThe MHS boys swim team continued its successful post season with an impressive 9th place finish at the State Open on Saturday at Yale University.  The 200 Medley Relay team of Garret Wolchowski, Greg Lucas, Robert... Read more »

Manchester High Grad Brindamour Wins National Title in 50 Freestyle

Manchester High Grad Brindamour Wins National Title in 50 Freestyle

Jason Southard, United States Coast Guard Academy
March 20, 2014 •
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.— Junior Christian Brindamour, a graduate of Manchester High (2010), can now add the words National Champion to his name as he won the 50 freestyle at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at IUPUI to earn All-America... Read more »

Aiming For Another Successful Season

Aiming For Another Successful Season

Caleb Nketiah
March 18, 2014 •
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As they wait for winter to depart and the stubborn snow to melt, excitement is in the air for the Manchester High boys' outdoor track team. In the weeks before the season begins, preparation is key to continue the success of the program. “The transition... Read more »

Signing Day for Hernandez

Signing Day for Hernandez

March 7, 2014 •
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Surrounded by his MHS friends and teammates, DJ Hernandez signed on to play football for Assumption College next year.When asked about playing at the college level, DJ said, "I'm truly... Read more »

Title Run Begins For MHS Hockey Players

Title Run Begins For MHS Hockey Players

Ben DiGregorio
March 7, 2014 •
Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

The CIAC state hockey tournament starts Tuesday and four Manchester High students will be competing for another state title. MHS does not have a hockey team, but the MHS players are members of the Newington/Berlin/Manchester co-op team.One of the MHS players is senior... Read more »

Jayson Matthews High Jump Winner

Jayson Matthews High Jump Winner

Ben DiGregorio
February 27, 2014 •
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As he prepares for the outdoor track season, Manchester High junior Jayson Matthews is feeling confident after winning the high jump at the Class LL state indoor meet earlier this month.Jayson won the event with a jump of six feet at the Class LL Meet Feb. 8 in New Haven.... Read more »

Mayor Diana: MHS Field House A Priority

Mayor Diana: MHS Field House A Priority

Alex Reale
February 27, 2014 •
Filed under MHS Field House, Showcase, Sports

A new indoor athletic facility could be coming to Manchester High School in the future.  Manchester Multi-use Athletic Facility Board of Directors Presentation February 25, 2014According... Read more »