November 27, 2015

All-state soccer team includes 3 lady Bronco players

Mikayla Smith led an impressive list of Spring Hill High School lady Broncos recently named to the Kansas State Girls All-State Soccer team. Smith earned first team honors while Sydney Shoemaker and Abigail Mikesell took second team awards. Smith led Class 1-4A in scoring with 30 goals, helping Spring Hill to a 13-6 record and Continue Reading

Smith medals at Sunflower State games

Jack Smith continues to excel on the senior track and field circuit. Smith, 57 of Spring Hill, brought back silver medals in the shot put and 400 meters from the Sunflower State games in Topeka last weekend. He tossed the shot put 32-feet 8-inches and ran the 400 meters in 1 minute 28 seconds. He Continue Reading

Grann guides three SH recreation teams

It’s been a busy summer for Coach Michael Grann and his Spring Hill Recreation teams. Grann guided a 12-and-under boys baseball team, a 5-6 year old co-ed pitch team, and a 7-8 year-old girls softball team in the league. Grann’s 12-and-under boys team posted a 10-1 record in the Spring Hill league, which includes teams Continue Reading

Brenneman, Hanson earn Tri-Co track honors

Spring Hill’s Dylan Brenneman and Jonathan Hanson recently earned Tri County track Spotlight honors. Brenneman earned top honors in the 1600 and 3200 races. He placed fifth in the 1600 meters at state in 4:33.7 and also placed fifth in the 3200 meters in 9:58. Hanson took eighth in the high jump clearing 6’4.”

Sanderson earns All-State 4A honor

Spring Hill High School sophomore Sierra Sanderson was recently voted to the 4A All-State Softball Team as a catcher. Sanderson helped the Lady Broncos reach state for the first time since 2004. Spring Hill defeated Paola 7-2 to win the 4A Regional, but lost a heartbreaking 2-1 game to Baldwin in the first round of Continue Reading

SHHS’ Brown earns top pitching accolades

Posting a perfect 9-0 record, Spring Hill High School’s Sarah Brown was recently named Tri-County Spotlight Pitcher of the Year. She helped the Broncos earn the class 4A Regional title and the team’s first appearance in the state tournament since 2004. “Sarah was a huge part of our success this year,” said SHHS Coach Shelly Continue Reading

SHHS’ Johnson named Pitcher of the Year

Spring Hill High School senior Ryker Johnson wrapped up a brilliant career with a recent honor of Tri-County Pitcher of the Year last week. Johnson posted a 4-1 record with an ERA of 2.33. He pitched 36 innings, striking out 48 batters and walking just 15. “Every time he took the mound, we had a Continue Reading

3 Broncos named to all-state soccer team

The members of the Spring Hill High School lady Broncos soccer team were recently named to the all-state team.    Mikayla Smith was named to the first team. Smith was a leader in goals scored in 4A-level soccer in Kansas this year. She scored 30 goals and nabbed eight assists. Abigail Mikesell and Sydney Shoemaker were Continue Reading

SH volleyball player named to USA Youth National Training Team

Regan Pittman, Spring Hill, is a member of the 20-player USA Volleyball Girls’ Youth National Training Team. The athletes will compete in youth world volleyball championships in Lima, Peru. The GYNT is the highest level of programming for players born in 1998 or 1999. Team USA qualified for the World Championship after finishing with the Continue Reading

State loss ends lady Broncos soccer season

A State quarterfinal loss to De Soto High School brought the season to a close for Coach Susan Putnam and her Spring Hill High School Bronco soccer squad. “I’m so proud of this team,” said Putnam. “De Soto had more experience and depth than us, but we battled until the end.” Putnam guided her team Continue Reading