October 8, 2015

Golden passes to GEHS events available to seniors

Gardner Edgerton USD 231 welcomes area seniors to home sporting events. Golden Passes for seniors are available at no charge to any district resident who is age 65 or older. The pass grants seniors full admission to all home activities at all USD 231 schools, with the exception of KSHSAA State Tournament events. To obtain a Golden Pass, please Continue Reading

SME blanks Blazers in opener

Defending 6A state champions, the Shawnee Mission East High School Lancers, lived up to their preseason hype handing the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazers a 45-0 loss at Shawnee Mission South District Stadium last Friday night. Using a balanced attack East jumped to a 33-0 first half lead and never looked back en route to Continue Reading

Blazers prepare for opener against Shawnee Mission East High School

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer football team opens its season against defending state champion Shawnee Mission East High School on Sept. 4. Following four weeks of intense practice sessions, GEHS Coach Marvin Diener and the Blazer squad will kick-off the season at 7 p.m. on Sept. 4 at the Shawnee Mission South District Stadium, Continue Reading

Blazer Cross Country season begins in Wichita

Following four weeks of practice, the Gardner Edgerton High School cross country teams travel to the Gold Classic in Wichita for a varsity-only meet. “The boys team will be young again, but we will return four letter winners,” said Coach Larry Ward. “The girls also have four letter winners and have several talented freshmen on Continue Reading

Good turnout for Blazer tennis

Twenty-five players reported to opening tennis practice, August 25th under the direction of third year coach Derrick Abromeit. “We are off to a great start with one of the largest teams we’ve had in recent years,” said Abromeit. Several kids worked hard in the off season.” Seniors and team captains Emily Worth and Sammi Boring Continue Reading

Annual GE sporting clay tournament date set

Spend a day networking and having fun with your co-workers on the range at Powder Creek Shooting Park in the third annual event. Register as a team of four or as individual. Bring the gun and ammo; and rest will be provided. Ammo also available for purchase on site. There will be games on the Continue Reading

Blazer soccer season begins at Shawnee Heights

Following four weeks of practice, the Blazer soccer season will begin the season at Shawnee Heights in Topeka, September 1st. “We graduated some key talent and will be very young season,” said coach Andy Weber, now in his eighth season. Still, we have our goals set on finishing in the top half of the league Continue Reading

Blazers begin season at Shawnee Mission East

A much improved GEHS Blazer football team will open the season September 4th at defending 6A State Champion Shawnee Mission East. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Shawnee Mission South District Stadium. East defeated Hutchinson 33-14 for its first ever State football title last November and will provide quite an opening game challenge. The Continue Reading

Gardner Ice softball ends successful season

It’s been quite a season for Coach Steve Adamson and his 18-and-under Gardner Ice softball team. Adamson guided his group to a 6-4 Blue Valley League record and also took home third place in two area tournaments. “I’m so proud of our team’s accomplishments,” said Adamson. “The team worked really hard and showed a lot Continue Reading

Getting ready for the season opener

Blazer quarterback Griffin Johns gets set for a pass in a preseason workout. Johns will guide the Blazers in the Sept. 4 opener at SM East.