January 30, 2015

GEHS Wrestlers topple Lawrence in dual

Gardner Edgerton High School junior Edrick Rouse posted a victory in the 285-pound weight class in a 46-19  win at Lawrence High School on Dec 16. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School junior Edrick Rouse posted a victory in the 285-pound weight class in a 46-19 win at Lawrence High School on Dec 16. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School wrestling team …

Blazers matmen take 5th at JoCo classic

Gardner Edgerton High School wrestler, Jensen McDermott, placed third in the 113-pound weight division at the Johnson County wrestling classic last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School wrestler, Jensen McDermott, placed third in the 113-pound weight division at the Johnson County wrestling classic last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

The second-place finish of Gardner Edgerton High School’s Tyler Norton helped the Blazer …

McGuire signs letter of intent

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Conner McGuire recently signed a national letter of intent to pole vault at Pittsburg State University. Also pictured is GEHS track coach Thane Nonamaker.…

Pioneer Ridge wins twice to end season

It was a successful final week of the season for Coach Jeff Davidson and his Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth-grade girl varsity team with wins against Paola Middle School and Wheatridge Middle School.
In a close 30-24 win against Paola, …

Slow start sinks Blazer JV team

Scoring just three points in the first quarter, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer junior varsity boys basketball team lost a 49-45 non-conference home game to Olathe North last week.
“The kids battled back, but turnovers and missed free throws …

Blazer matmen lose to Topeka Seaman HS

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Dylan McDonald won by a decision in the 132-pound weight class at Topeka-Seaman last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Dylan McDonald won by a decision in the 132-pound weight class at Topeka-Seaman last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Several Blazer wrestlers were out of the lineup last week. The wrestler deficit likely assisted …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …

PRMS Lady Jaguars fall short in late rally

Pioneer Ridge Middle School’s seventh grade varsity girls basketball team lost to Spring Hill Middle School last week, after a late rally fell short. At the final buzzer, the score read 25-18 in Spring Hill’s favor.
Early on, Pioneer took …

JV boys leap to early lead to defeat MVHS

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys JV team jumped to a 14-7 first quarter lead and coasted to a 56-41 win against Mill Valley High School in the GEHS season opener, Dec. 9.
“For the first game of the …

Balanced scoring helps Blazers past Mill Valley

Using a balanced scoring attack, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team posted an impressive 64-49 win in its home season opener against Mill Valley High School on Dec. 9.
Four players scored in double figures with Kyle …