December 22, 2014

Blazer matmen lose to Topeka Seaman HS

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Dylan McDonald won by a decision in the 132-pound weight class at Topeka-Seaman last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Dylan McDonald won by a decision in the 132-pound weight class at Topeka-Seaman last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Several Blazer wrestlers were out of the lineup last week. The wrestler deficit likely assisted …

Baker scores 20 points in win

Shelby Baker scored 20 points leading the Spring Hill High School lady Bronco varsity basketball team to a 47-37 win against West Franklin High School. With the win, SHHS took third place in a tournament at Osawatomie High School last …

SH students to receive MacBooks

Spring Hill Middle School and Spring Hill High School students will soon have access to MacBook Air computers.
USD 230 board members approved the purchase of computers for all students in grades 6-12 during a Dec. 8 board meeting. The …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …

PRMS Lady Jaguars fall short in late rally

Pioneer Ridge Middle School’s seventh grade varsity girls basketball team lost to Spring Hill Middle School last week, after a late rally fell short. At the final buzzer, the score read 25-18 in Spring Hill’s favor.
Early on, Pioneer took …

JV boys leap to early lead to defeat MVHS

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys JV team jumped to a 14-7 first quarter lead and coasted to a 56-41 win against Mill Valley High School in the GEHS season opener, Dec. 9.
“For the first game of the …

Sharemet to play volleyball at NCCC

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Spring Hill High School senior Elly Sharemet signed a national letter-of-intent to play volleyball at Neosho County Community College last week. Seated are Irene Shoemaker,Elly Sharemet, Robert Sharemet, and Spring Hill High School volleyball coach Alicia Von Stein. …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers past Mill Valley

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …

University update

Several local students graduated from Pittsburg (Kan.) State University on Dec. 12. They include Thomas Dale Kilmurray, of Gardner, and Jeffery L. Brotherton, Carl Kearney, Kelsey Michelle Kohn, and Brianna G. Stevens, all of Spring Hill.…

USD 231 will not conduct search to replace former superintendent

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
USD 231 will not post an opening for superintendent.
School board members opted not to open a search for the top job in the district following a heated discussion at a Dec. 8 school board meeting.
Pam …