March 3, 2015

Late rally sinks Blazers

The Gardner Edgerton High School boys varsity basketball team battled until the final buzzer, but the team was unable to overcome Blue Valley North High School last week. The final score saw the Blazers down 62-49 in the Eastern Kansas …

Late rally falls short for Lady Blazers

The Lady Blazers  recently finished second in the El Dorado tourney losing to Wichita Collegiate 37-34 in the championship game. Pictured left to right are Coach Hilgenkamp, Coach Amy Stubblefield, Kenzie Miller,manager, Kensley Miller,manager, Kynli Nelson,Lindsey Plank, Savannah Hallier, Kayla Burcham, Angeliece Tucker, Taylor Carpenter, Skylar Washington, and Cassidy Androff.  Submitted photo

The Lady Blazers recently finished second in the El Dorado tourney losing to Wichita Collegiate 37-34 in the championship game. Pictured left to right are Coach Hilgenkamp, Coach Amy Stubblefield, Kenzie Miller,manager, Kensley Miller,manager, Kynli Nelson,Lindsey Plank, Savannah Hallier, Kayla

GEHS sophomore competes with Team USA

Members of the Under-17 National football Team USA meet with coaches and refs during the 2015 International Bowl at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Gardner Edgerton High School student Zach Bass played for Team USA. Submitted photo

Members of the Under-17 National football Team USA meet with coaches and refs during the 2015 International Bowl at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Gardner Edgerton High School student Zach Bass played for Team USA. Submitted photo

As a …

Plank, Hobby sign football letters of intent

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Two Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer football players signed national letters of intent last week. On the left is Andrew Plank, who signed with Garden City Community college. On the right is Carson Hobby who signed to play …

Final ends in defeat for Blazers team

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Dylan McDonald won the 126-pound weight division in a home dual against Emporia High School on Senior night last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Dylan McDonald won the 126-pound weight division in a home dual against Emporia High School on Senior night last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

In the final home dual of the season, Emporia High School …

Despite balanced attack, Blazers fall to BV West

Unable to overcome a slow start, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity basketball team dropped a 61-47 decision to Blue Valley West High School last week.
GEHS trailed 13-6 after one quarter, but rallied to claim an 18-13 …

Jennings leads Huskies to victory

Luke Jennings fired in 11 points to lead the Trail Ridge Middle School Husky eighth grade boys varsity basketball team to a 35-25 win against Paola Middle School last week.
Besides Jennings, Thomas O’Connor and Kelvin Woodson had six points …

GEHS matmen dominate Olathe Northwest

Kyle Cunningham, Gardner Edgerton High School, scored a pin in the 146 pound weight class. Dylan McDonald, at 126 pounds, also scored a pin in a 55-22 home dual win against Olathe Northwest High School last week. Photo courtesy of Shonda Burger

Kyle Cunningham, Gardner Edgerton High School, scored a pin in the 146 pound weight class. Dylan McDonald, at 126 pounds, also scored a pin in a 55-22 home dual win against Olathe Northwest High School last week. Photo courtesy of

Turnovers spell doom for GEHS Blazer JV squad

Second-half turnovers proved to be the difference as the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer JV boys dropped a 58-41 decision to Blue Valley High School last Friday night.
GEHS, 3-8, got nine points from Jordan McIntyre and eight from Jacob …

Blazer squad beats Mill Valley at home

Scoring 14 first quarter points, the Gardner Edgerton High School lady Blazers varsity basketball team defeated Mill Valley High School 49-28 at home last Friday night.
By halftime, GEHS owned a 26-17 lead and sealed the win with 14, third …