April 17, 2014

PRMS defeats Louisburg in post season tourney

The Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh grade boys varsity basketball squad held visiting Louisburg to just 12 points and rolled to a 41-12 win in first round action of the Frontier League post season tournament, Feb. 20.
Pioneer, 10-3, led …

Darnell leads Jag JV past Eudora

Brandon Darnell scored 16 points leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade JV boys basketball team to a 34-15 win against Eudora in the season finale, Feb. 18.
“This was a fun season, and the kids improved each game,” …

Blazer Wrestlers 2nd at JV league tourney

Behind four gold medal efforts, the Gardner Edgerton High School JV wrestlers wrapped up the season with a second place finish in the Eastern Kansas League tournament last week.
Overall, GEHS posted a 24-16 record and placed seven wrestlers. The …

Blazer JV falls to Blue Valley

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer JV boys basketball team dropped a hard fought 66-54 decision to Blue Valley, at home, Feb. 18.
“The kids played a great game, and we just missed some key free …

Blazers cap off undefeated duel wrestling season

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Dustin Williams has dominated the 170- pound weight division, helping the Blazers to a perfect 8-0 record in duals this season. The Blazers defeated Emporia 40-24 in their final dual Feb. 13.  Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

The Trailblazer wrestlers capped off the duel portion of their season with an impressive 40-24 victory over Emporia, Feb. 13.
“We finished with an undefeated 8-0 duel record and now look forward to the league tournament,” Said Coach Matt Yeamans.…

Mabry scores 15 points in Jag victory

Dylan Mabry fired in 15 points leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh grade JV boys basketball squad to a 57-16 win at Louisburg last week.
“The boys were challenged to play their best basketball and really stepped up,” said …

Jags extend win streak

Leading from start to finish, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade varsity boys basketball team ran past Louisburg 44-18 at home, Feb. 11th.
Pioneer, 7-4, jumped to a 13-6 first-quarter lead and went up 30-8 at halftime. The Jags …

Blazers defeat BVSW in wrestling competition

Winning eight of 14 matches, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer varsity wrestlers defeated Blue Valley Southwest 32-30 to run their record to 7-0 in duels.
“The team is building momentum heading into the final three weeks of the season,” …

Blazers 2nd at Eastern Kansas League wrestling tournament

The Blazers varsity wrestling team finished in second place at the Eastern Kansas league tournament Feb. 15 at Blue Valley. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Jacob Bonham, at 113-pounds, Dustin Williams at 170-pounds, Emilio Fowler at 182-pounds and Seth Pesek at 195-pounds grabbed gold medals helping the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer varsity wrestling team to a second place finish in the Eastern Kansas League …

Darnell leads Jag JV past Louisburg

Brandon Darnell scored 13 points leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade JV boys team to a 33-16 win over Louisburg.
Pioneer, 7-4, led by 10 points at halftime and extended the lead to 11 at the end of …