November 1, 2014

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 …

Brenneman, Burke pace Bronco CC team

First place finishes by Dylan Brenneman and Macy Burke helped the Spring Hill High School cross country teams to second place finishes at the Ottawa Triangular last week.
“The teams competed very well on likely what is the hilliest course …

Marshall leads Jags to victory

Brody Marshall tossed three touchdown passes leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth grade varsity football team to a 44-0 home win against Eudora Middle School last week.
Marshall connected with Gage Gulley on touchdown strikes of 15 and 30 …

Turnovers prove costly to Blazers

Senior runningback Jaden Pearson-Bruce rushed for 171 yards in action at Bishop Miege last week. The Blazers dropped to 0-2 with a 29-0 loss.  Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Senior runningback Jaden Pearson-Bruce rushed for 171 yards in action at Bishop Miege last week. The Blazers dropped to 0-2 with a 29-0 loss. Photo courtesy of Daphne Pippitt

Number-one ranked 4A Bishop Miege High School took advantage of a …

WMS football take win

The Wheatridge Middle School seventh-grade football squad clocked its first win of the season against Paola Middle School on Sept. 9.
The WMS Mustang team engaged in a well-executed game to take the 20-14 victory at home.
Mustang quarterback Preston …