July 31, 2015

SHHS’ Johnson named Pitcher of the Year

Spring Hill High School senior Ryker Johnson wrapped up a brilliant career with a recent honor of Tri-County Pitcher of the Year last week.
Johnson posted a 4-1 record with an ERA of 2.33.
He pitched 36 innings, striking out …

Stubler competes in Missouri-Kansas challenge

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track standout, Kyle Stubler, continues to excel in area summer track events.
Stubler recently took second in the pole vault at the Missouri-Kansas challenge at Fort Osage High School last week. Stubler cleared 13-feet 6-inches …

PRMS student captures pole vault title

A Pioneer Ridge Middle Schools seventh grader captured the Missouri Valley Pole Vault title last weekend.
Kendra Wait cleared 9-feet 4-and-a-half inches to take the 13-14 age division title at the Olathe District Athletic Complext.
Wait is one of several …

3 Broncos named to all-state soccer team

The members of the Spring Hill High School lady Broncos soccer team were recently named to the all-state team.    Mikayla Smith was named to the first team. Smith was a leader in goals scored in 4A-level soccer in Kansas this …

5 Blazers named to EKL softball team

The All-Eastern Kansas League softball team is heavy with members from the Gardner Edgerton High school softball squad.
Five lady Blazers were recently named to the All-EKL team.
Sydney Anderson, Kiana Baderdeen, and Cassidy Greer scored first team honors. Anderson, …

SH volleyball player named to USA Youth National Training Team

Regan Pittman, Spring Hill, is a member of the 20-player USA Volleyball Girls’ Youth National Training Team. The athletes will compete in youth world volleyball championships in Lima, Peru.
The GYNT is the highest level of programming for players born …

Local girl named to USA gymnastics team

Kynsee Roby, a former Gardner resident and the daughter of Joe and Kyetta Currier, has been named to the 2015-2016 U.S. Gymnastics Junior National Team.
Roby earned a spot on the squad by finishing in the top four in all-around …

10-and-under Blazer baseball team making strides in Blue Valley league

BOTTOM ROW:  Austin Buie, Brayden Fouts, Kollin Gretencord, Bru Haas, Conner Elder, Eli Blazic SECOND ROW: Cody Davis, Eli Jensen, Ozzy Poage, Kendall Crowell, Elson Blanding BACKROW COACHES: Derik Fouts, Ryan Gretencord, Brock Haas, Robert Davis Submitted photo

BOTTOM ROW: Austin Buie, Brayden Fouts, Kollin Gretencord, Bru Haas, Conner Elder, Eli Blazic SECOND ROW: Cody Davis, Eli Jensen, Ozzy Poage, Kendall Crowell, Elson Blanding BACKROW COACHES: Derik Fouts, Ryan Gretencord, Brock Haas, Robert Davis Submitted photo

Facing strong …

Blazer vaulters reaching new heights at area summer competitions

Tom Fabing placed second in the boys 15-16 year-old division with a jump of 9 feet, 6 inches at the KC Invitational at Washington  high school last weekend.Submitted photo

Tom Fabing placed second in the boys 15-16 year-old division with a jump of 9 feet, 6 inches at the KC Invitational at Washington high school last weekend. Submitted photo

Several Gardner Edgerton High School vaulters continue to post top …

Gardner Ice softball squad competing in Blue Valley League

Gardner Ice 18-and-under catcher Kendra  Rogers gets set for a pitch in Blue Valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Gardner Ice 18-and-under catcher Kendra Rogers gets set for a pitch in Blue Valley league action last week. Submitted photo

Coached by Steve Adamson, the Gardner Ice 18-and-under softball team remains competitive in the Blue Valley League this summer.
On …