August 27, 2014

Former GEHS ballplayer drafted by Baltimore

Former Gardner Edgerton High School baseball standout John Means recently was drafted by the Baltimore Orioles. He was initially drafted out of high school in 2011, but  he forewent professional baseball to attend college. He pitched the last two seasons at the University of West Virginia earning All-League honors. He is the son of Alan and Jill Means of Gardner. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School baseball standout John Means recently was drafted by the Baltimore Orioles. He was initially drafted out of high school in 2011, but he forewent professional baseball to attend college. He pitched the last two seasons

Bruin ball club season off to competitive start

It’s been quite a season so far for Coach Matt McClure and his Gardner 11-and-under Bruin baseball team.
McClure has guided his group to an 11-4 record in the Gardner competitive league, and the team has a 12-7 mark in …

Next Level baseball squad marks successful season, tournament play

FRONT ROW:  Nick Bozinos, Trey Bebee, Cameron Schultz, Zak Jonas, Tristan Davis, Hunter Cole.  MIDDLE ROW:  Dalton Mall, David Adamson, Nick Ingolia, Henry Savasten, Leon Gaeta, Dutch Kauffman, Reid Frase. BACK ROW:  Steve Adamson, coach; Lee Kauffman, coach and Jeff Frase, head coach. Submitted photo

FRONT ROW:  Nick Bozinos, Trey Bebee, Cameron Schultz, Zak Jonas, Tristan Davis, Hunter Cole. MIDDLE ROW:  Dalton Mall, David Adamson, Nick Ingolia, Henry Savasten, Leon Gaeta, Dutch Kauffman, Reid Frase. BACK ROW:  Steve Adamson, coach; Lee Kauffman, coach and Jeff

Blazer vaulters excel

It continues to be a successful summer for coach Thane Nonamaker and his Blazer pole vaulters.
In the vault United Invitational at St. Theresa’s High School June 21, Tim Visos-Ely cleared 11-feet, 6-inches. and Connor McGuire topped 13-feet.
Kyle Stubler …

Seven Broncos on All Tri-County baseball team

Seven Spring Hill High School Bronco baseball players were recently selected to the All Tri-County team.
Named to the first team were Jordan Henning, an outfield; Chris Bybee an infielder); and infielder Ivan Hughes.
Honorable mentions went to outfielder Michael …

Gardner Golf Course hosts annual junior clinic

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week.  Submitted photo

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week. Submitted photo

The 24th Annual Junior Golf Clinic …

Youth ball team season hits off to good start

The Gardner Blazers 12AA are pictured. Submitted photo

The Gardner Blazers 12AA are pictured. Submitted photo

The Gardner Blazers 12AA team has been busy competing in a number of baseball tournaments. Through June 8, the team has already competed in seven tournaments.
Some of the successes include winning …

Spring Hill High School will have a new boys basketball coach next fall

Boys basketball coach Wesley Book, pictured, will replace Rick O’Neill. Submitted photo

Boys basketball coach Wesley Book, pictured, will replace Rick O’Neill. Submitted photo

With playing and coaching experiences at the high school and college levels, Wesley Book is looking forward to stepping into the role as new head coach of the …

SHHS’ Clark to play in KS Shrine Bowl

Spring Hill High School alum Kainon Clark was recently selected to play in the 2014 Shrine Bowl. The game, which pits football players from across the state against one another, will be on Wednesday July 26, at Carney Stadium in …

Gardner Golf Course hosts annual junior clinic

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week.  Submitted photo

Pictured are participants in the 24th Annual junior golf clinic held at the Gardner Golf Course June 9-12. Golfers received a round of golf and trophies at the end of the week. Submitted photo

The 24th Annual Junior Golf Clinic …