April 18, 2014

Lady Broncos 4th at Paola Invitational

Lara Spaulding led the scoring as the Spring Hill Lady Broncos brought back a fourth place finish from the Paola Invitational last week.
Spaulding cleared 4-foot, 10-inches to place second in the high jump. She took third in the triple …

Bronco soccer squad blanks Basehor Linwood

Placing its offense in high gear, the Lady Broncos soccer squad blanked Basehor-Linwood High School 11-0 in soccer action last week.
Alix Brown led the way with three goals. Also scoring goals were Sydney Shoemaker, Mikayla Smith, and Taylor Hayden. …

Johnson County 4-H now offering SPIN clubs

Jessica Gunkel
Special to The Gardner News
Every participating 4-H club member is eager to tell others of their enjoyment and experience of 4-H. But sometimes it’s hard for people to understand how 4-H clubs operate. Johnson county 4-H has …

SHMS student competes at geography bee

Mason Salmen, a Spring Hill Middle School seventh grader, competed in the state level National Geographic Society Kansas State Geography Bee in Abilene last weekend. The Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum hosted the event.
SHMS principal Rod Sprague …

Lady Broncos track season begins

After nearly a month of practice, the Spring Hill High School Lady Bronco track team begins the season April 4 at the Baldwin Invitational.
Coach Brad Reinking welcomed 27 Broncos at the first practice and has been busy preparing the …

Military update

Army Spec. Hakeem K. Young has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, …

SH middle school, elementary school put on lockdown

Spring Hill Middle School and Spring Hill Elementary School were on lockdown March 26 as school officials and law enforcement responded to an unknown and unauthorized person who attempted to enter the building.

District officials said students and staff were …

Two Broncos make all-league team

Spring Hill High School basketball players Chris Bybee and Drew Cygan recently earned honorable mention awards on the All-Frontier League basketball team.
Bybee averaged 12.7 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 2.7 assists per game. Cygan averaged 11.7 points, 7.6 rebounds, and …

Baker earns basketball honor

Spring Hill High School’s Shelby Baker recently earned second team All-Frontier League basketball honors.
The Bronco’s Baker averaged 13 points and seven-and-a-half rebounds per game for Coach Clay Frigon’s squad. She netted a season-high 25 points against Coffeyville.
“Shelby was …

Broncos optimistic about baseball season

The Spring Hill High School baseball squad lost Zach Girrens, a pitcher and first baseman; Luke Johnson, a pitcher and short stop; and left fielder Corey Spader to graduation last year, but a strong group of underclassmen have given coach …