November 28, 2014

Cross town rivals compete

A second-half rally fell just short and the Wheatridge Middle School eighth grade girls varsity basketball team lost a 16-14 decision to Trail Ridge Middle School last week.
Ashlynn Anderson, Yeneth Lugan and Kaylei Cox lead WMS’ offense.…

SHHS grad takes gold for Team USA at Pan-American Championships

Travis Conely, far left, holds an American flag with other USA teammates at the Pan-American Sambo Championships in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in October. Teams from other countries also hold their nations’ flags. Conely graduated from Spring Hill High School in 2002, where he was a member of the wrestling team. Submitted photo

Travis Conely, far left, holds an American flag with other USA teammates at the Pan-American Sambo Championships in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in October. Teams from other countries also hold their nations’ flags. Conely graduated from Spring Hill

Successful Lady Blazer golf season

The Lady Blazer golf squad recently completed another successful season under the guidance of Gardner Edgerton High School Coach Amy Van Rheen.
“This year marked the seventh in a row we have taken individuals or a team to the state …

Blazer soccer squad earns honors

It’s been another successful season for Coach Andy Weber and his Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer soccer squad. Two players recently earned All-Eastern Kansas League honors.
Dakota Steuber was named to the All-EKL first team, and Carson Harding was named …

SH Broncos lose to Piper High

A 33-0 first-round state 4A playoff loss at Piper High School brought the season to a close for Coach Anthony Orrick and the Spring Hill High School Broncos.
Piper jumped to a 26-0 first-half lead and never looked back en …

Davidson leads Lady Jaguars to wins

Brenna Davidson scored 15 points leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade junior varsity girls basketball team to a 17-8 win against Louisburg Middle School last week.
Chelsay Gilliland had two points and Olivia Hogue was the assist leader.…

Blazer soccer squad earns post season honors

It’s been another successful season for Coach Andy Weber and his Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer soccer squad. Two players recently earned All-Eastern Kansas League honors.
Dakota Steuber was named to the All-EKL first team, and Carson Harding was named …

Lady Jaguars win season opener

The Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade girls varsity basketball team jumped to a 19-12 first half lead and never looked back en route to a 39-13 season opening win at cross town rival Trail Ridge Middle School last week.…

Athletic director submits resignation

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Gardner Edgerton USD 231 athletic director and Gardner Edgerton High School Assistant Principal Kent Glaser has rendered his resignation. Members of the school board will be asked to accept the resignation during a Nov. 10 meeting.
As …

Cross country teams take 8th at regionals

The Gardner Edgerton High School Blazers boys and girls team brought back eighth place finishes from the 6A regional meet at Shawnee Mission Park last week.
GEHS freshman Larissa Wiedler lead the way earning 21st place.
Carson Hughes took 39th …