April 16, 2014

Bowen sets state pole vault record of 16’6”

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Casey Bowen made the most of his last state 5A track appearance, setting a new state pole vault record of 16’6″ for first place. That eclipsed former Trailblazer Isaac Mallory’s mark by three inches. Competition …

GEHS Lady ‘Blazers place 2nd at state track meet in Wichita

Battling until the end, the Lady ‘Blazer track squad brought back a second-place finish from the 5A state track and field championship in Wichita, May 27-28.
The defending 5A state champs pushed eventual champ Bishop Carroll to the brink before …

Trailblazer softball squad loses twice

Battling until the end, Gardner Edgerton High School’s varsity softball squad dropped a home doubleheader to Blue Valley, April 12.
GEHS lost the opener 6-4 and the nightcap, 7-5.
In the opener, Shelby Plank was the starting pitcher and got …

Hughes wins Paola Invitational golf title

arding a 75, Gardner Edgerton High School sophomore Jonathan Hughes won the Paola Invitational title, April 11.
“Jonathan was consistent throughout the day and defeated a field of 46 to take the gold,” said Coach Scott Schaefer. “It was his …

‘Blazer net team 2nd at Bonner Springs

The number one doubles team of Jordan Keehn and Chris Newberg finished first with a perfect 4-0 record highlighting an impressive performance by the ‘Blazers at the Bonner Springs Invitational, April 12-14.
GEHS finished second as a team in an …

‘Blazers lose twice to STA

A pair of losses to St. Thomas Aquinas last week dropped the ‘Blazer baseball team record to 2-5.
At Aquinas April 12, GEHS fell behind 10-4 after four innings and lost a 13-9 decision.
STA jumped to a 4-0 first-inning …

‘Blazers lose to Bishop Miege High at home

Brett Wolford delivers a pitch in home action earlier this season. The Blazers fell to 2-3 with a 7-0 loss to Bishop Miege April 7.Next action comes April 14 at home versus St. Thomas Aquinas. Photo by Angie Plank

The ‘Blazers two-game win streak came to a halt with a 7-0 home loss to Bishop Miege, April 7.
Playing without the services of Bubba Starling (quad muscle injury), Gardner Edgerton High School struggled to get its offense going.
Miege …

‘Blazers soccer squad lose 2-1 at Blue Valley

The ‘Blazers varsity soccer squad pushed Blue Valley to the brink before bowing 2-1 in Eastern Kansas Leauge action, Sept. 20 at Blue Valley.
Blue Valley went up 2-0 in the first half before the ‘Blazers retaliated. Dilon Dodson notched …

GEHS to phase out horn logo

The current horns logo will be phased out over the course of the next few years.

Danedri Thompson

dthompson@gardnernews.com

Horn fever isn’t dying, but the logo associated with Gardner Edgerton  High School will be changing in the next three years.

“Horn fever is not dead. It’s going to be a newer, and I think better version …

GEHS’ Berry scores twice in Kansas All-Star victory

Gardner Edgerton High School’s Justice Berry made the most of his final high school football game, scoring two touchdowns to lead the Kansas All-Stars to a 26-23 win versus Missouri at Shawnee Mission North District Stadium.
Missouri took a quick …