May 5, 2015

Lady Mustangs run well at Louisburg

The Wheatridge Middle School track teams opened the season with several record setting performances in action at the Louisburg Triangular last week.
In seventh grade girl’s competition, Zoe Daniels took gold in the 100 meter hurdles, Kailani Donham placed first …

Buie leads Blazers with first place finishes at Olathe Invitational meet

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Abby Buie took first place with a personal best pole vault of 10-feet 3- inches at the Olathe Invitational last week. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Abby Buie took first place with a personal best pole vault of 10-feet 3- inches at the Olathe Invitational last week. Submitted photo

Abby Buie won the javelin and pole vault leading the lady Blazer track …

Blazer baseball team posts 1st win

Grason Cavner delivers a pitch for the Blazers in action against Bishop Miege last week. The Blazers lost by scores of 9-8 and 10-0 to Miege.  Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Grason Cavner delivers a pitch for the Blazers in action against Bishop Miege last week. The Blazers lost by scores of 9-8 and 10-0 to Miege. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School got its offense going and …

JV softball team sweeps Blue Valley SW

Solid pitching and defense led the Gardner Edgerton High School junior varsity softball team to a 2-0, 15-0 sweep of Blue Valley Southwest High School last week.
Britney Davidson and Haley Drawbaugh were the winning pitchers. Top offensive performances came …

Blazer baseball team posts 1st win

Gardner Edgerton High School got its offense going and posted its first win of the season at Shawnee Mission North High School last weekend.
GEHS, 1-5, turned back North 8-5 on the strength of a 12-hit attack.
GEHS’ Andrew Halverson …

Late goal sinks lady Blazer soccer squad

A last second goal fell just short, and the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazer soccer squad dropped a hard fought 1-0 decision to Bishop Miege High School last week.
GEHS’ Gracie Moorehouse had a few scoring chances with 10 …

University update

Lauren Bechard, Hannah Bettge, Teresa Drovetta, Jessica Lane, Katherine Stueve, Krystina Townsend, and Ciarra Washington of Gardner; and Michael Epp and Lindsey Mateer of Spring Hill have been named to the Baker University College of Arts and Sciences and School …

Legislature considers changing spring elections

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Kansas voters elected new representation on school boards and city councils on April 7.
Turnout in April municipal elections is typically low, which has state legislators considering moving April elections to November. The Kansas Senate has passed …

Baseball team competes at Blue Valley

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School senior pitcher Carter Hohn delivers a pitch against Blue Valley High School last week. The Blazers dropped the home opener 18-0 to the Tigers.…

Three Blazers named to All-Eastern Kansas League basketball team

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Brett Wright, Kyle Hultgren and Nash Bostwick were recently named to the All-Eastern Kansas League basketball team.
Wright was a first-team selection. The senior point guard averaged 14.1 points per game and dished out a school …