March 4, 2015

JV boys team defeated, despite late rally at home

A furious second-half rally fell short, and the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer junior varsity boys basketball team dropped a 71-53 decision at home against Blue Valley West High School on Jan. 9.
Trailing by 13 points at halftime, GEHS …

Borth plays in All-American Bowl game

Gardner Edgerton High School freshman Garrett Borth, center, recently competed in the Diamond Combine All-American Bowl in Myrtle Beach,South Carolina. Borth started as a defensive end and helped his team to a 10-6 championship win. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School freshman Garrett Borth, center, recently competed in the Diamond Combine All-American Bowl in Myrtle Beach,South Carolina. Borth started as a defensive end and helped his team to a 10-6 championship win. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High …

Lady Blazers extend win streak

With a convincing lead over Blue Valley West High School last week, the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazers varsity basketball team improved to 3-4 season record.
The lady Blazers lead from start-to-finish.
GEHS jumped to a 26-4 first quarter …

Overtime push falls short for freshmen

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer freshman boys basketball team pushed Blue Valley North High School to overtime, but fell 54-49 last week.
GEHS rallied for 18 points in the fourth quarter to force an extra period. However, North regrouped …

Mat men

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School senior T J Burger finished fifth at the Johnson County Classic just before the holiday break.Burger and the Blazers return to action in the Newton Invitational Jan. 16-17.…

Blazer matmen prepare for Newton tourney

The Gardner Edgerton High School wrestling team will return to action after the holiday break with a trip to Newton for the Tournament of Champions. The tournament runs Jan. 16-17.
This year’s champion invitational includes 10-ranked Kansas teams. Top entrants …

Blazer boys, girls basketball seasons resume

After a brief holiday break, the Gardner Edgerton High School girls and boys basketball teams resume their seasons with a home games against Blue Valley North this week.
On the boys side, GEHS posted a 2-2 record at the break.…

Looking back on 2014

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Dylan McDonald has been a solid performer for the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer wrestling team in the 132-pound weight division this season.…

Carstens takes 3rd

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Dustin Carstens, a Gardner Edgerton High School junior, took third place in the 170-pounds weight division at the Johnson County Wrestling Classic .…

WMS girls finish end season against Paola

The Wheatridge Middle School lady Mustang basketball teams concluded their seasons in Paola last week.
The eighth grade WMS varsity squad lost 34-12 to crosstown rival Pioneer Ridge Middle School. In the season finale, the WMS varsity eighth graders lost …