March 4, 2015

State Qualifiers

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Eight Blazers qualified for the 6A state wrestling meet in Park City this weekend. They include, in the back row; Tyler Norton at 132 pounds, Dustin Carstens at 170-pounds, TJ Burger at 138 pounds, Dylan McDonald at 126 …

New head coach prepares to takeover Bronco team

Spring Hill High School has hired Jason Feeback , pictured here, as head football coach.  Submitted photo

Spring Hill High School has hired Jason Feeback , pictured here, as head football coach. Submitted photo

Jason Feeback will head the Spring Hill High School football team next year. As head coach, Feeback is tasked with continuing to grow …

Schneider leads Blazer frosh past STA

A top performance by Gardner Edgerton High School’s Ben Schneider helped the GEHS freshman team eek out a narrow victory against Eastern Kansas League rival St. Thomas Aquinas High School last week.
Schneider netted 19 points in the 59-56 win …

World of Wheels

Staff photo by Brandon Humble

Staff photo by Brandon Humble

Another head turner from Kultured Custom Restorations belongs to Gardner resident Mike Zegers. Sitting in the middle of Bartle Hall during past weekends’ World of Wheels is Zegers’ 1949 Chevy pick-up, and it was the …

GEHS Hall of Fame created in year 2000

Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School 1996 boys basketball team gather around Coach Don Bechard, center. Bechard is listed individually in the school’s hall of fame. The team has also been inducted. File photo

Members of the Gardner Edgerton High School 1996 boys basketball team gather around Coach Don Bechard, center. Bechard is listed individually in the school’s hall of fame. The team has also been inducted. File photo

The Gardner Edgerton Athletic Hall …

Man lobbies to get 1967 team into hall of fame

A Texas man is lobbying to get the 1967 Gardner High School football team inducted into the Gardner Edgerton High School Hall of Fame. Members of the 1967 team included: Don Alumbaugh, Jim Anderson, Alan Anderson, Dennis Attebery, Steve Bell, Mike Bowen, Alan Burch, Bob Burgdorfer, Grey Colboch, Gene Eastland, Frank Finders, Robert Flores, J.H. Freund, Rick Gay, Matt Gill, Clifford Good, Stan Haynes, Steve Haynes, Fred Hartmen, Junie Holtgraver, Carl Humphrey, Lee Humphrey, Jim Kessler, Chuck McClelland, Elliott Moore, Dave Nelson, Mike Riley, Daryl Scheele, Paul Scheele, Cliff Schick, Mike Schick, Richard Soetart, Robbie Smith, Cliff Sparks, Audie Starkey, Bob Swank, Steve Triebel, Micky Wallis, and Leo Watson. Coaches included Head Coach Dennis Delay, Ralph Snavely, and Lowell Hoch. Submitted photo

A Texas man is lobbying to get the 1967 Gardner High School football team inducted into the Gardner Edgerton High School Hall of Fame. Members of the 1967 team included: Don Alumbaugh, Jim Anderson, Alan Anderson, Dennis Attebery, Steve Bell,

Wrestlers take 2nd at EKL meet

Gardner Edgerton High School freshman Jensen McDermott finished first in the 113-pound division at the league championships at Blue Valley Southwest last weekend. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School freshman Jensen McDermott finished first in the 113-pound division at the league championships at Blue Valley Southwest last weekend. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Jensen McDermott and Dustin Carstens took the top spots in their weight …

McKelvey leads Mustangs past Paola

Tevon McKelvey scored 27 points leading the Wheatridge Middle School Mustang seventh grade varsity boys basketball team to a 46-39 win at Paola Middle School last week.
WMS trailed 12-6 after one quarter, but pulled within two points by halftime.…

Lady Broncos turn back Eudora, 33-30

With a balanced scoring attack, the Spring Hill High School lady Broncos basketball team turned back Eudora High School last week. The Broncos edged out Eudora 33-30 in Frontier League action.
Spring Hill jumped to an early 9-2 first quarter …

Lady Blazers defeat Blue Valley North

Kelsey Leffert scored 13 points leading the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazer varsity girls basketball team to a 48-44 at Blue Valley North High School last week.
GEHS, 8-9, jumped to an early 17-9 first quarter lead and went …