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Lady Broncos ready to defend state softball title

With a senior laden team, the Lady Broncos softball squad has its sights set on a second straight state softball title. “Practices have been going well and we had great weather,” said Coach Shelly Huber. “We’ve been able to work...

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Blazers roll past SMS

Placing its offense in high gear, the Blazer varsity baseball team rolled past Shawnee Mission North, 19-6 at home last week. Leading the way was senior Zach Bass who stroked a grand slam, a three run homer and ended the night...

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Lady Blazers softball season begins with DH

After nearly three weeks of practice, the Lady Blazer softball season begins March 28 with a home doubleheader with Mill Valley. Game one begins at 4:30 p.m. “The team is looking real good,” said Coach Joanne Calvin. “The...

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Blazer baseball season begins versus Belton

After three weeks of practice, the Blazer varsity boys’ baseball season begins March 22 at Belton. “The kids have been working hard in practice and we look forward to the season,” said Coach Corey Schrack. “It will be our last...

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Lady Blazers begin track season April 1

Veteran Coach Larry Ward has been busy preparing his squad for the April 1 relays at Shawnee Mission South. Ward enters his 28th season with a talented team led by seniors Cortlyn Tryon, Cassidy Androff and Heather Culbertson....

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Mustang track season practice underway

Wheatridge Middle School coaches Conner Langehr and Michelle Gailliez welcomed 65 kids to pre-season practice March 6 in preparation for an April 4 opener at Ottawa. Top eighth grade returners are Sabrina Dulku (high jump),...

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Blazers defeat Olathe South

The Blazers used clutch free throw shooting down the stretch to secure a 54-51 first round 6A Sub-State win over Olathe South last week. South, 10-11, tied the game at 48 with three minutes left in the game but saw the Blazers...

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Jaguars lose twice

The Pioneer Ridge seventh grade boys’ varsity basketball team ended the season with a pair of losses in a doubleheader on Feb. 25. In game one, Pioneer Ridge lost a 40-27 decision to Paola. Things proved closer in a 40-39 second...

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Blazer wrestlers impressive at state

The Blazer wrestlers turned in an impressive performance at the State 6A meet in Park City last weekend. Seven of the 11 state qualifying Blazers won at least one match and GEHS brought back a 12th place team finish. Jackson...

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