July 29, 2014

SHHS’ Clark to play in KS Shrine Bowl

Spring Hill High School alum Kainon Clark was recently selected to play in the 2014 Shrine Bowl. The game, which pits football players from across the state against one another, will be on Wednesday July 26, at Carney Stadium in …

Gardner Golf Course hosts annual junior clinic

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week.  Submitted photo

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week. Submitted photo

The 24th Annual Junior Golf Clinic …

Two Broncos medal at state track meet

Lara Spaulding and Kainon Clark recently brought back medals from the 4A state track meet in Wichita.
Spaulding placed seventh in the high jump with a leap of 5’0”.
Clark claimed sixth in the discus with a toss of 151’5”.…

Board appoints Sunflower, Wheatridge principals

The USD 231 Board of Education and administration  named the principals for Wheatridge Middle and Sunflower Elementary schools during a June 9 board meeting.
Board members approved the hires of Jim Brockway to serve as principal of Wheatridge Middle, and …

Lane is doing big things

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Abbie Lane, Gardner Edgerton High School sophomore, returned from an injury her freshman season and qualified for the state 6A meet in the 300 hurdles. She also sang the national anthem at the state’s opening ceremony.…

Late rally sinks Blazers

A late rally fell just short and the Blazer 13-and-under AAA baseball team dropped an 8-5 decision to Mac-N-Seitz team in Metro division action at the 3&2 stadium last week.
The loss overshadowed an excellent overall performance by Devlin Specht. …

Four SHHS Broncos earn slots on All-Frontier League softball squad

Frontier League coaches recently took notice of Spring Hill High School lady Broncos’ softball talent. League coaches named four SHHS players to its conference squad.
First baseman Chasity Ward was named to the All-Frontier League first team. According to SHHS …

477 USD 231 kids in summer school

There 477 students attending summer school classes in the USD 231 school district, Jill Smith, director of educational services, reported to school board members. The numbers include drivers education students and students in the extended school year special education.
There …

Blazers finish well at league events

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Jaylon Radel (standing) and Traezon Henderson (sitting) led the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazers sprint team this season.  Radel, a senior, won the Shawnee Mission North and Eastern Kansas League 100-meter titles while Henderson, a junior, posted a …

Local girls attend Emporia State University Master-IT camp

A local doctor talks to the Master-IT participants about how to suture an incision on a pig’s foot, before each girl completed the task. On the far right are Rachel, Antoszewski, Fiona Turner, Kelby Wilson, and Hailey Wilkinson, of Gardner. Submitted photo

A local doctor talks to the Master-IT participants about how to suture an incision on a pig’s foot, before each girl completed the task. On the far right are Rachel, Antoszewski, Fiona Turner, Kelby Wilson, and Hailey Wilkinson, of Gardner.