October 24, 2014

SHHS hits the links

Spring Hill High School’s Mackenzie Fabrivious placed second, leading the lady Broncos to a third place team finish at the Osage City golf invitational last week.
Besides Fabrivious, Erika Ingold placed 13th out of the 60-player invitational.
“The team continues …

Ottawa football beats PRMS 7th graders

Battling until the end, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh grade varsity football team lost a hard fought 20-6 decision to visiting Ottawa last week.
Early on, Pioneer took control. The Jags went up 6-0, thanks to a touchdown strike …

Blazer Cross Country teams win Turner Invitational

Drake Taysom’s first-place finish helped the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity cross country team at the Turner Invitational Championship last week.
The varsity and JV boys team took first. The varsity girls took third.
Besides Taysom, other medalists …

GEHS tennis squad posts wins

It was a busy week for Gardner Edgerton High School Tennis Coach Derrick Abromeit and his lady Blazer team.
At the Sept. 15 quadrangular with Blue Valley Southwest High School, Bishop Miege High School and St. James Academy, GEHS’ Emily …

1 point separates winner, loser in SHHS football game

The Spring Hill High School Broncos rallied for 22 points in the fourth-quarter, but it wasn’t enough as the Bronco squad dropped a 44-43 decision to Ottawa High School during last weekend’s homecoming game.
The game featured nearly 1,000 total …

SHHS JV volleyball takes first place

FRONT ROW: Kati Hall, Mandie Felker SECOND ROW: Emily Dendy, Kayla Artz, Haylee Hitchens, Rachel Burger THIRD ROW: Jamie Hoffman, Kelsey Kroutch, Savanah Leaton, Sarah Brown and coach Chip Lloyd. Submitted photo

FRONT ROW: Kati Hall, Mandie Felker SECOND ROW: Emily Dendy, Kayla Artz, Haylee Hitchens, Rachel Burger THIRD ROW: Jamie Hoffman, Kelsey Kroutch, Savanah Leaton, Sarah Brown and coach Chip Lloyd. Submitted photo

Lady Broncos, while not being as tall or …

Cross country earns 5th at Olathe North

Drake Taysom, Larissa Weidler and Sierra Coen earned medals leading the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys and girls teams to a fifth-place finishes at Olathe North last week.
Taysom took ninth, Weidler placed 14th and Coen landed in 19th …

Blazers net wins at SH quadrangular

Krista Long and Emily Worth led an impressive effort by the Gardner Edgerton High School Lady Blazer tennis team at the Spring Hill quadrangular last week.
Long posted a 2-1 record in number-one singles as did Worth in number-two singles …

Wheatridge 8th grade varsity wins 1, loses 1

The Wheatridge Middle School eighth grade varsity volleyball team got off to a hot start in its season opener against Ottawa last week.
The Mustangs defeated Ottawa 25-18 and 25-21.
Ashlyn Anderson led the team in kills with eight, and …

High school golfers open league play

asmine Bailey ( L ) and Hope Bruno ( R ) led the Blazer golf effort in its season opener at Leawood South country club last week. Submitted photo

Jasmine Bailey ( L ) and Hope Bruno ( R ) led the Blazer golf effort in its season opener at Leawood South country club last week. Submitted photo

Hope Bruno shot a 98, and Jasmine Bailey, 103, leading the …