December 21, 2014

Wheatridge wrestlers earn medals at league

The Wheatridge Middle School wrestling squad finished its season on Nov. 15 at the Frontier League meet at Louisburg Middle School.
Liam Bickle brought home the championship, wrestling a perfect 3-0 on the day.
Two WMS wrestlers, Keith Casey and …

Wheatridge wrestlers compete at triangular

Winning 13 different matches the Wheatridge Middle School Mustangs wrestler won their triangular tourney with Baldwin and Spring Hill Middle Schools last week.
The seventh graders won five different matches. Two seventh grade WMS wrestlers boasted perfect records. Gavin Brown …

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.…

Looking back

Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Gardner Edgerton High School Coach Marvin Diener talks with his team during a timeout in the Blue Valley Northwest game.The Blazers concluded the season with a 49-22 loss at Olathe South.…

Lady Mustangs defeat Trail Ridge

In a tight defensive battle, the Wheatridge Middle School seventh grade girls varsity basketball team took an 8-3 win against cross town rival Trail Ridge Middle School last week.
The WMS Mustangs scored six points in the third quarter to …

Wrestlers compete at triangular

Winning 13 different matches the Wheatridge Middle School Mustangs wrestler won their triangular tourney with Baldwin and Spring Hill Middle Schools last week.
The seventh graders won five different matches. Two seventh grade WMS wrestlers boasted perfect records. Gavin Brown …

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 …