September 3, 2015

Starling hits for cycle as Naturals win 10-4

Former Gardner Edgerton High School standout and Kansas City Royals’ top prospect Bubba Starling hit for the cycle July 28 as his AA Arkansas Naturals, a Royals’ affiliate, defeated the Arkansas Travelers 10-4.
Starling became the first Natural to hit …

GEHS alumni compete in area street vault events

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track star, Casey Bowen vaults in a competition at William Jewel College in Liberty, Mo. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track star, Casey Bowen vaults in a competition at William Jewel College in Liberty, Mo. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track standout Casey Bowen continues to excel in area pole vault competitions. The …

All-state soccer team includes 3 lady Bronco players

Mikayla Smith led an impressive list of Spring Hill High School lady Broncos recently named to the Kansas State Girls All-State Soccer team.
Smith earned first team honors while Sydney Shoemaker and Abigail Mikesell took second team awards.
Smith led …

Street vaulting event set to launch on Aug. 1

The Gardner Track Club in conjunction with the Johnson County Fair, the city of Gardner and USD 231 present the annual Street Pole Vault. Vaulting will begin at 1 p.m. on Aug. 1 on the north side of Gardner Elementary …

Softball team finishes season with double win

Catcher Bethany Schultz of the Gardner Ice gets set for a pitch in 18-and-under league action at Blue Valley last week. Submitted photo

Catcher Bethany Schultz of the Gardner Ice gets set for a pitch in 18-and-under league action at Blue Valley last week. Submitted photo

The Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team completed its Blue Valley League play with a doubleheader sweep last …

Gardner Ice remains competitive in BV League

Members of the Gardner  Ice 18-and-under softball team pose for a picture following Blue valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Members of the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team pose for a picture following Blue valley league action last week. Submitted photo

With just one week remaining on the season, the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team has an impressive 4-4 record …

Blazers run well at Sunflower games

Mallory Boden, Gardner, took home first place in her age group in the 1500 meter race at the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. Submitted photo

Mallory Boden, Gardner, took home first place in her age group in the 1500 meter race at the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. Submitted photo

Several Gardner track stars turned in top performances at the Sunflower State games …

Smith medals at Sunflower State games

Jack Smith continues to excel on the senior track and field circuit.
Smith, 57 of Spring Hill, brought back silver medals in the shot put and 400 meters from the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. He tossed the …

Santa Fe Trail Relay for Life set for July 10-11; raises funds to fight cancer

Cancer survivors take a lap on the Wheatridge Middle School track during a previous Santa Fe Trail Relay for Life. The 12-hour fundraiser returns to Wheatridge this weekend. Organizers hope to raise more than $75,000 for cancer reaseach during the event. File photo

Cancer survivors take a lap on the Wheatridge Middle School track during a previous Santa Fe Trail Relay for Life. The 12-hour fundraiser returns to Wheatridge this weekend. Organizers hope to raise more than $75,000 for cancer reaseach during the

Successful season for Blazers 10 and under

Pictured are members of the Gardner Blazers 10 and under AA baseball team coached by Robert Davis.The team recently completed a very successful season in the Blue Valley Gold Glove league. Submitted photo

Pictured are members of the Gardner Blazers 10 and under AA baseball team coached by Robert Davis.The team recently completed a very successful season in the Blue Valley Gold Glove league. Submitted photo

It’s been quite a season for Coach …