July 28, 2014

Five Blazers earn medals in state track competition

Gardner Edgerton High School  sophomore Andrew Sprague tossed the discus, a personal best 150-feet, 1-inches to place seventh at the state 6A  meet in Wichita last weekend.  Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School sophomore Andrew Sprague tossed the discus, a personal best 150-feet, 1-inches to place seventh at the state 6A meet in Wichita last weekend. Submitted photo

Five Gardner Edgerton High School Blazers brought back medals from the …

Tennis duo places at state

Gardner Edgerton High School  seniors Dylan Meek and Micah Van Vleet concluded careers with a 12th place finish in number-one doubles at the state meet in Wichita last week.
The Blazer duo finished their three-year career with 64 wins in …

Four Lady Blazers on all EKL squad

Four Lady Blazers softball players were recently named to the East Kansas league team.
Earning a first team honors were Kiana Baderdeen (infield), Cassidy Greer (catcher), and Mikala Galvin (outfield).
Haley McGuire earned honorable mention as a utility player.
Their …

Blazers fall to Shawnee Rockets

Battling till the end, the Gardner Blazers thirteen and under AAA league team dropped a 4-3 decision to the Shawnee Rockets in the metro division at three and two stadium last week.
Playing for the Blazers are Devlin Specht, Corbin …

Man hopes to charter Little League teams

Debbie Hickman
Special to The Gardner News
Brian Hilliard, Gardner, looks forward to the time when Little League baseball and softball will be as popular in Kansas as in his home state of Florida. His future plans include chartering a …

Record setting year for Pioneer track team

It was a record setting year for Coach Ben Ryan and his Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade boys track team.
Several new records were set and the team finished first at the Frontier League meet.
Drake Taysom set a …

Police Department to Host Gardner Community Torch Run

The Gardner Police Department will partner with Gardner Gold to conduct a “Mini” Law Enforcement Torch Run at 8 a.m., Saturday, May 31. The First Annual Gardner Community Torch Run will begin promptly at 8 a.m. with one of our …

Blazers lose Regional baseball opener

A 7-6 loss to Olathe South, May 21 brought the season to a close for Coach Corey Schrack and the Gardner Edgerton High School varsity baseball team.
The Blazers pushed south to the brink before bowing by one run in …

Lady Blazers qualify for state

The Lady Blazers track team finished second in the Blue Valley 6A Regional last week. The team will be well represented at the State meet in Wichita this weekend.  Submitted photo

The Lady Blazers track team finished second in the Blue Valley 6A Regional last week. The team will be well represented at the State meet in Wichita this weekend.  Submitted photo

Fourteen Lady Blazers will be making a trip to …

GEHS alums named to all big 12 academic team

Two former Gardner Edgerton High School stand-outs were recently named to the 2014 Academic All-Big 12 Track & Field Team. The team consists of 77 men and 113 women athletes who maintained at least a 3.0 grade-point average (GPA) the …