April 24, 2014

Several set personal bests at track meet

Setting several new personal records, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade girls brought back a second-place finish from the Louisburg Triangular last week.
“All three teams were evenly matched, and the meet winner wasn’t decided till the final two …

Blazers drop DH to St. Thomas Aquinas

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity baseball team dropped a hard-fought doubleheader to St. Thomas Aquinas High School by scores of 12-5, 17-7.
Game one was played at Kauffman Stadium, and the Blazers lost …

SH soccer squad blanks Baldwin

Placing its offense in high gear, the Spring Hill High School Lady Bronco soccer squad blanked Baldwin with a score of 9-0 last week.
Leading the way were Sydney Cluck and Mikayla Smith with three goals apiece. Alix Brown had …

School board to retain interim superintendent

Debbie Hickman
Special to The Gardner News
Pam Stranathan will continue to serve as interim superintendent of USD 231 next year.
A contract for the term of one year commencing, July 1, 2014 and ending on June 30, 2015, was …

SHHS Bronco boys win with late rally

A three run, sixth-inning rally lifted the Spring Hill High School Bronco boys baseball team to an 8-6 win and a split in doubleheader action against Baldwin last week.
Things did not go as well in the opener as Baldwin …

KU Relays

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GEHS  vaulter Conner McGuire made a personal best jump of 14’4 ½” en route to securing a seventh place finish in pole vault. McGuire finished ahead of all other 6A competitors but one (tied).…

Late rally lifts Broncos

A three run sixth inning rally lifted the Bronco boys baseball team to an 8-6 win and a split in doubleheader action against Baldwin last week.
Things did not go as well in the opener as Baldwin captured a 6-4 …

Blazers ‘net’ win in Olathe South duel

The Blazer boys tennis team turned in an impressive effort in a duel against Olathe South last week.
The number one doubles team of Micah Van Vleet and Dylan Meeks posted an 8-1 record while the number two duo of …

Moonlight kids take fitness challenge

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Kyle Amos, Moonlight Elementary School physical education teacher, is committed to inspiring a lifelong habit of good nutrition and exercise.
He challenged teachers and staff at the school to join him in living healthier lifestyles with a 48-day challenge in …

Former GEHS thrower hits record toss for KSU

Former Gardner Edgerton High School standout Danie Plank is making her mark as a member of the Kansas State University track team.
Plank, a freshman, registered one of the best javelin throws in Kansas State history with a gold medal …