August 4, 2015

Starling hits for cycle as Naturals win 10-4

Former Gardner Edgerton High School standout and Kansas City Royals’ top prospect Bubba Starling hit for the cycle July 28 as his AA Arkansas Naturals, a Royals’ affiliate, defeated the Arkansas Travelers 10-4.
Starling became the first Natural to hit …

GEHS alumni compete in area street vault events

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track star, Casey Bowen vaults in a competition at William Jewel College in Liberty, Mo. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track star, Casey Bowen vaults in a competition at William Jewel College in Liberty, Mo. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track standout Casey Bowen continues to excel in area pole vault competitions. The …

Street vaulting event set to launch on Aug. 1

The Gardner Track Club in conjunction with the Johnson County Fair, the city of Gardner and USD 231 present the annual Street Pole Vault. Vaulting will begin at 1 p.m. on Aug. 1 on the north side of Gardner Elementary …

Softball team finishes season with double win

Catcher Bethany Schultz of the Gardner Ice gets set for a pitch in 18-and-under league action at Blue Valley last week. Submitted photo

Catcher Bethany Schultz of the Gardner Ice gets set for a pitch in 18-and-under league action at Blue Valley last week. Submitted photo

The Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team completed its Blue Valley League play with a doubleheader sweep last …

Gardner Ice remains competitive in BV League

Members of the Gardner  Ice 18-and-under softball team pose for a picture following Blue valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Members of the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team pose for a picture following Blue valley league action last week. Submitted photo

With just one week remaining on the season, the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team has an impressive 4-4 record …

Blazers run well at Sunflower games

Mallory Boden, Gardner, took home first place in her age group in the 1500 meter race at the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. Submitted photo

Mallory Boden, Gardner, took home first place in her age group in the 1500 meter race at the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. Submitted photo

Several Gardner track stars turned in top performances at the Sunflower State games …

Successful season for Blazers 10 and under

Pictured are members of the Gardner Blazers 10 and under AA baseball team coached by Robert Davis.The team recently completed a very successful season in the Blue Valley Gold Glove league. Submitted photo

Pictured are members of the Gardner Blazers 10 and under AA baseball team coached by Robert Davis.The team recently completed a very successful season in the Blue Valley Gold Glove league. Submitted photo

It’s been quite a season for Coach …

Thunder ball club wins Gardner league title

The Gardner Thunder nine and under baseball team recently won the Gardner-Olathe Prairie  League title. Team members include Nick Woolington, Brady Winslow, Ethan Gilmore, Austin Elley, Nick Kilonzo, Ethan Bruce, Gunnar Gyle, Noah Pride, Connor Plantz and Chase Karlin. Submitted photo

The Gardner Thunder nine and under baseball team recently won the Gardner-Olathe Prairie League title. Team members include Nick Woolington, Brady Winslow, Ethan Gilmore, Austin Elley, Nick Kilonzo, Ethan Bruce, Gunnar Gyle, Noah Pride, Connor Plantz and Chase Karlin. Submitted

Davis takes second

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Jazz Davis is one of several Blazer vaulters competing in area summer meets. He recently placed second in the 17-18 year old pole vault at Washington High School.…

Gardner Ice softball team loses doubleheader in Blue Valley League play

Jaclyn Adamson gets ready for a pitch in 18-and-under competitive softball action at Blue Valley last week.  Adamson plays for the Gardner Ice softball team.  Submitted photo

Jaclyn Adamson gets ready for a pitch in 18-and-under competitive softball action at Blue Valley last week. Adamson plays for the Gardner Ice softball team. Submitted photo

Battling until the end, the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team dropped a doubleheader …