September 2, 2015

Local girl named to USA gymnastics team

Kynsee Roby, a former Gardner resident and the daughter of Joe and Kyetta Currier, has been named to the 2015-2016 U.S. Gymnastics Junior National Team.
Roby earned a spot on the squad by finishing in the top four in all-around …

10-and-under Blazer baseball team making strides in Blue Valley league

BOTTOM ROW:  Austin Buie, Brayden Fouts, Kollin Gretencord, Bru Haas, Conner Elder, Eli Blazic SECOND ROW: Cody Davis, Eli Jensen, Ozzy Poage, Kendall Crowell, Elson Blanding BACKROW COACHES: Derik Fouts, Ryan Gretencord, Brock Haas, Robert Davis Submitted photo

BOTTOM ROW: Austin Buie, Brayden Fouts, Kollin Gretencord, Bru Haas, Conner Elder, Eli Blazic SECOND ROW: Cody Davis, Eli Jensen, Ozzy Poage, Kendall Crowell, Elson Blanding BACKROW COACHES: Derik Fouts, Ryan Gretencord, Brock Haas, Robert Davis Submitted photo

Facing strong …

Blazer vaulters reaching new heights at area summer competitions

Tom Fabing placed second in the boys 15-16 year-old division with a jump of 9 feet, 6 inches at the KC Invitational at Washington  high school last weekend.Submitted photo

Tom Fabing placed second in the boys 15-16 year-old division with a jump of 9 feet, 6 inches at the KC Invitational at Washington high school last weekend. Submitted photo

Several Gardner Edgerton High School vaulters continue to post top …

Gardner Ice softball squad competing in Blue Valley League

Gardner Ice 18-and-under catcher Kendra  Rogers gets set for a pitch in Blue Valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Gardner Ice 18-and-under catcher Kendra Rogers gets set for a pitch in Blue Valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Coached by Steve Adamson, the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team remains competitive in the Blue Valley League this summer.
On …

Ottawa team joins Gardner city baseball league

Members of the Ottawa Hurricane 9-and-under team are pictured. They include Front row: Joshua Audiss, Casey Cobbs, Haydon Hull, Judah Olson and Caleb Hepner, Back row: Jaxon Mourning, Ryan Carey, Adam Ream, Owen Blaine, Cole McGrath and Carter Hepner. Coaches Cory Blaine, Ryan Cobbs, and Wade Hepner are not pictured. Submitted photo

Members of the Ottawa Hurricane 9-and-under team are pictured. They include Front row: Joshua Audiss, Casey Cobbs, Haydon Hull, Judah Olson and Caleb Hepner, Back row: Jaxon Mourning, Ryan Carey, Adam Ream, Owen Blaine, Cole McGrath and Carter Hepner. Coaches

11-under team ranked 3rd in state

Members of the 11-and-under AA ball team are pictured. They include front row: Carson Schrack, Jake McClure,Derek Toomey, Brady LeCluyse, Tyler Butash; second row: Connor Wisecup, Charlie Kuzma, Avery Pillow, Zach Soza, Loudon Nokes, Jacob Dillion; Third row: Coach Matt McClure, Coach Robert Dillon and Coach Blair Lecluyse Submitted photo

Members of the 11-and-under AA ball team are pictured. They include front row: Carson Schrack, Jake McClure,Derek Toomey, Brady LeCluyse, Tyler Butash; second row: Connor Wisecup, Charlie Kuzma, Avery Pillow, Zach Soza, Loudon Nokes, Jacob Dillion; Third row: Coach Matt

13-under ball club meets Starling

Members of Jeff Stewart’s 13-and-under AA baseball team pose with Bubba Starling before a tournament game in Springdale, Ark. The local ball team was in Arkansas for a tournament. Submitted photo

Members of Jeff Stewart’s 13-and-under AA baseball team pose with Bubba Starling before a tournament game in Springdale, Ark. The local ball team was in Arkansas for a tournament. Submitted photo

The Blazers 13-and-under AA baseball team is making its …

State loss ends Lady Blazers season

ABOVE: Gardner Edgerton High School senior Kiana Baderdeen gets set for a pitch in first round 6A state action against Olathe North. The tournament was held at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

ABOVE: Gardner Edgerton High School senior Kiana Baderdeen gets set for a pitch in first round 6A state action against Olathe North. The tournament was held at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Battling until the …

Blazer vaulters hit competitive highs

Conner McGuire and Kyle Stubler received their state pole vault medals in Wichita last weekend. Submitted photo

Conner McGuire and Kyle Stubler received their state pole vault medals in Wichita last weekend. Submitted photo

It’s been quite a season for Gardner Edgerton High School coach Thane Nonamaker and his Blazer vault crew.
Senior Conner McGuire capped a …

McGuire a state championship winner in pole vault

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Conner McGuire won the state 6A pole vault with a leap of 15 feet 6 inches. The state meet was held at Cessna stadium in Wichita May 29 and 30. Submitted Photo

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Conner McGuire won the state 6A pole vault with a leap of 15 feet 6 inches. The state meet was held at Cessna stadium in Wichita May 29 and 30. Submitted Photo

Gardner Edgerton High …