April 16, 2014

Pesek wins state title

Photos courtesy of Shonda Burger

GEHS junior Seth Pesek won a state title in the 195 pound wrestling division in the 6A state tournament last weekend in Wichita. He won his second straight state title with a 3-2 decision over Sam Reyes of Garden City.…

Williams, Pesek lead Gardner-Edgerton squad to impressive state finish

Several Gardner Edgerton High School wrestlers competed in the 6A State Tournament in Wichita. They include:  Jacob Bonham, Emilio Fowler, Tyler Norton, Hunter Skeens, Andrew Sprague, TJ Burger, Dustin Williams, Seth Pesek, (Dustin Carstens not pictured). The team placed 8th in the 6A state standings. Photos courtesy of Shonda Burger

Dustin Williams and Seth Pesek brought back individual wrestling titles highlighting an impressive effort by the Gardner Edgerton High School team at the 6A state tournament in Wichita last weekend.
William, a 170-pound senior, closed a brilliant career at GEHS …

USD 231 bus rolls over

A Gardner Edgerton School District bus collided with an SUV and rolled over at about 7 a.m. on Thursday, March 6.

The wreck occurred near Gardner Road and 223rd Street.  Sgt. Mike Early of the Miami County Sheriff’s Office said …

GE Blazers lose one to Bishop Miege

In its regular season finale, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity basketball team dropped a hard-fought 68-59 decision to Bishop Miege High School at home Feb. 28.
“The game was not our dream ending for our regular season, …

Broncos score home win against Ottawa

Shelby Baker scored 21 points leading the Spring Hill High School Lady Broncos to a 35-27 home win against Ottawa, Feb. 28.
Spring Hill held an 8-7 lead after one quarter and led 18-12 at intermission. The lady Broncos outscored …

Hultgren scores 24 helping Blazers win

Kyle Hultgren scored 24 points leading the Blazer boys varsity basketball team to a convincing victory.
Gardner Edgerton High School jumped to a 22-5 first quarter lead and went up 41-16 by halftime. The Blazers tacked on 43 second half …

3 SHHS Broncos place at state wrestling meet

Three Broncos place at State Wrestling Meet
Blake Hampton, Dylan Thompson and Kainon Clark brought back fourth place finishes for Spring Hill High School from the State 4A wrestling meet in Salina last week.
Hampton took fourth at 170 pounds, …

Blazer baseball signees

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Jacob Means, Noah Tenove and Wally Nellor, in front, recently signed national letters of intent to play college baseball. They are flanked by Ryan Plankenhorn, Assistant Gardner Edgerton High School Coach and Corey Schrack, Gardner Edgerton High School Head Coach. …

Broncos outlast Ottawa, 63-62

Scoring 38 second half points, the Spring Hill High School Bronco boys basketball team turned back visiting Ottawa, 63-62 in Frontier league action, Feb. 28.
Spring Hill held a 17-16 first quarter lead but fell behind 37-25 by halftime. The …

Blazers turn back Jags, 52-45

A strong second half comeback lifted the Blazer varsity boys basketball team to a 52-45 win over Blue Valley West in East Kansas league play last week.
GEHS, 10-10, trailed by two points midway through the fourth quarter when senior …