October 25, 2014

Celebrating Homecoming

Photo courtesy of Leann Northway

Photo courtesy of Leann Northway

Gardner Edgerton High School homecoming queen candidates are Krista Long, Jewelry Aphayarath, Amy Hurd, Carly Graceffa, and Alli Koelzer. King candidates are Ashton Vega, Jacob Haywood, Dylan McDonald, Jake Huppe and Colton Mullin. The homecoming …

Bruno leads Blazer golf effort

Hope Bruno, Jasmine Bailey, Emily Smith, Hannah Trivitt, Mary Hansen and Savannah Coc competed in the Heritage and Paola golf Invitationals for the Lady Blazers last week. Submitted photo

Hope Bruno, Jasmine Bailey, Emily Smith, Hannah Trivitt, Mary Hansen and Savannah Coc competed in the Heritage and Paola golf Invitationals for the Lady Blazers last week. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Hope Bruno took eighth place pacing the …

Late rally sinks SHHS football team

Baldwin High School rallied for 21, second-half points and turned back the Spring Hill High School Broncos 21-14 in Frontier League action at Baldwin last week.
Early on, the Spring Hill Broncos took control. SHHS’ Brad Smith put the Broncos …

Cross country TRMS Huskies medal

The Trail Ridge Middle School cross country teams turned in impressive performances at the Ottawa Invitational last week.
The seventh grade girls led the way with four medal performances. Anna Tropansky took 11th place, while Hanna Thomas finished 12th. Thomas …

Renaud scores four TDs in Trail Ridge win

Jacob Renaud scored four touchdowns and rushed for 200 yards leading the Trail Ridge Middle School seventh grade varsity football team to a 36-0 win at Eudora Middle School last week.
TRMS’ Alex Jennings added a 63-yard touchdown run, and …

PRMS Jags lose to Paola

Down two touchdowns at halftime, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh grade varsity football team dropped a 22-16 decision at Paola last week.
“We started out slow, but the boys battled back and gave a nice effort,” said Coach Jeff …

Lady Broncos post victories at Eudora

Spring Hill High School’s freshman, JV and varsity volleyball teams landed league wins in Eudora last week.
The varsity played the best three out of five sets. After two set losses, the squad regrouped to win three in a row.…

Mustangs earn medals in Spring Hill Classic

Eight members of the Wheatridge Middle School cross country team scored medals in the Spring Hill Classic last week.
Kenzie Gust was a top, WMS seventh grade girl finisher, bringing home a third place medal. She was closely followed by …

Football team falls to Blue Valley West

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Tanner Hughes returned a kickoff 99 yards for a tochdown in a home game against Blue Valey West on Sept. 26. The Blazer football squad is preparing for its homecoming this weekend.  Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Tanner Hughes returned a kickoff 99 yards for a tochdown in a home game against Blue Valey West on Sept. 26. The Blazer football squad is preparing for its homecoming this weekend. Photo courtesy of

Late goals sink Blazer soccer squad

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer soccer squad dropped a hard fought 3-0 decision to perennial power St. Thomas Aquinas High School last week.
GEHS trailed just 1-0 late in the second half, when St. Thomas …