This week in Manual athletics: Sept. 23-29


Anna Schroll

“Taylor Zekoski (10, MST) jostles with Assumption’s Sarah Dahl in an attempt to prevent the ball from going out of bounds.

Wisal El Majbri

Correction: This story previously stated that the football game this Friday was an away game. It has since been updated to reflect the correct location at Manual Stadium. 

Girls’ Soccer

After beating Bethlehem, Oldham County and Assumption last week, the girls’ soccer team will have four games this week. On Monday, the team will travel to Central to play at 5:30. Then on Wednesday, the girls’ team will have their senior night. They will host PRP at Manual Stadium at 7. Afterwards on Friday, the team will head to Rietz Memorial at 8:30 for a game against Greenwood. Finally, on Saturday at 3:30 they will compete against Rietz Memorial. This game will also be held at Rietz Memorial.

Boys’ Soccer

After losing 2-1 against Butler last week the boys’ soccer team will have four games this week. On Monday at 6, they will travel to Hayes Kennedy Park to face Portland Christian. Then on Tuesday, they will host their senior night against St. Francis at 5:30 at Manual Stadium. On Wednesday, the team will travel to Fairdale to compete at 7. Lastly, on Saturday at 11, the boys’ will host a game against Lexington Catholic at Manual Stadium.


After defeating Butler last week, the volleyball team has two games this week. On Tuesday at 7, they will host a game against Portland Christian. Then on Wednesday, they will travel to compete against Presentation. The time for this game is to be announced.

Girls’ Golf

Photo by Madison Corrigan

After beating Male last week, the girls’ golf team will have one match this week. On Tuesday they will face Mercy. The match will be held at 3:30 at Shawnee.

Boys’ Golf

The boys’ golf team will be participating in two competitions this week. They’ll start it off on on Tuesday against PRP. This match will be at 3:30 at Sun Valley. Then on Wednesday, they will head over to Cherokee Park at 3:30 to face KCD.

Field Hockey

Following a jam packed weekend at the Max Field Hockey National Invitational, where the team won all three games, the field hockey team cools down with just one away game this week. On Tuesday at 6:45, they will play Sacred Heart at Sacred heart.

Cross Country

The cross country team raced in the Trinity/Valkyrie meet on Saturday where the girls came in sixth place and the boys came in twentieth. This week, both cross country teams will attend the Triple M 4K. The meet will be at Moore and the time for these races is to be announced.



The football team will have one game this week. On Friday, they will play North Bullitt to play at 7:30 at Manual Stadium. This is a Crimson/Ram card event.