October 31, 2014

WMS JV takes second in league tourney

The Wheatridge Middle School seventh grade JV volleyball team took second place in the Frontier League Tournament at Ottawa Middle school on Oct. 4.
Thanks to a strong team effort, the WMS Mustang squad beat Louisburg Middle School, 25-9 and …

Royalty named

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School selected a homecoming king and queen last Friday. The titles were bestowed upon Carly Graceffa and Jake Huppe, seniors, during the homecoming football game on Oct. 3. Other queen candidates included Krista Long, Jewelry …

GEHS drops rival game against Aquinas

Anthony Cisneros, number 35, runs for yardage in Gardner Edgerton High School’s game against St. Thomas Aquinas. The Blazers dropped a 34-21 decision to the Saints. Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Anthony Cisneros, number 35, runs for yardage in Gardner Edgerton High School’s game against St. Thomas Aquinas. The Blazers dropped a 34-21 decision to the Saints. Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Despite an early 6-0 lead, the Gardner Edgerton High …

Bronco soccer squad blanks Eudora, 4-0

Spring Hill High School’s soccer squad improved to 6-4-1 with an impressive win against Eudora High School last week.
Goalies Jac Spradling and Killian Beck combined for the shutout.
Scoring goals were Ali Ghaisarnia, Garrett Boyd, Towles and Carver Gertsberger.…

Soccer teams fall to Wyandotte

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School junior varsity and varsity soccer squads dropped a pair of decisions against Wyandotte High School last week.
The JV squad lost 2-0, and the varsity fell 3-1 in non-league action.
On …

SHHS football team outlasts De Soto

The Spring Hill High School varsity football team scored 30 second-half points to defeat De Soto High School 37-36 on Friday night.
Early on, De Soto took control with a 22-0 first-half lead, but the Broncos began staging a comeback …

GE, SH school districts boast record enrollments

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
USD 230 and USD 231 have more students this year than they did last year.
The Spring Hill School District added 97 students this year – or grew by approximately 3.9 percent. The Gardner Edgerton School District …

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 …