April 19, 2014

‘Blazers pummel Pitt

'Blazers take on St. Thomas Aquinas this weekend. The game will be televised on ESPNU. File photo

Dave Switzer

Special to The Gardner News

Dominating in all three phases of the game, Gardner Edgerton blasted Pittsburg 49-0 in the opening game of 5A district play on Oct. 15.

The ‘Blazer offense scored on four of their five …

‘Blazers vault to 5-0

Brett Jensen rambles for yardage in action at Blue Valley Northwest Oct 1. Jensen gained  62 yards on 11 carries as the ‘Blazers improved to 5-0 with a 63-14 win. GEHS,ranked number one in Kansas  5A, travels to McPherson for a key matchup Oct. 8. Submitted photo by Carrie Beckner

Dave Switzer
Special to the Gardner News

Fueled by a 35-point onslaught in less than 12 minutes, Gardner Edgerton completely overwhelmed Blue Valley Northwest, 63-14 in the Huskies homecoming contest on Oct. 1.

The ‘Blazers and Northwest were tied at …

‘Blazers run away with Homecoming shut-out

Ryan Webber sweeps around right end in home action versus Blue Valley Southwest. Weber gained 86 yards in the game as GEHS rolled past Southwest 56-0. Submitted photo by Carrie Beckner

Dave Switzer
Special to the Gardner News

In a workmanlike effort, Gardner Edgerton upped its season record to 4-0 with a 56-0 win over Blue Valley Southwest on Sept. 24.

The ‘Blazer offense, which has been so dynamic all season, …

‘Blazers now 2-0

ABOVE: Gardner Edgerton High School senior runningback Brett Jensen rushed for 111 yards on 13 carries as the ‘Blazers improved to 2-0 with a 52-18 home win vs. Blue Valley North last week. The ‘Blazers, the top-ranked team in the state, travel to Bishop Miege,2-0, for a key Eastern Kansas League matchup sept 17. Submitted photo

Dave Switzer
Special to the Gardner News

It was a serious case of déjà vu at USD 231 district stadium Friday night.

Just like in the season opener last week, Gardner Edgerton scored on an 80-yard run by Bubba Starling …

Starling plays in high school all-star baseball game at Wrigley Field

Bubba Starling, GEHS senior, participated in the Under Armour All-American High School All-Star game at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Ill., Aug. 14.

Starling was one of only 36 high school all-stars nationwide invited to play in the elite game. He …

Starling’s arm, bat help Team USA win

Gardner’s Bubba Starling continues to play a key role in the Team USA National baseball team’s winning ways.

On July 14, Starling pitched a scoreless inning of relief helping Team USA defeat the Chaska Cubs 8-3 at Chaska Athletic Park …

Starling helps Team USA to victory

Gardner’s Bubba Starling collected a hit and one RBI helping Team USA’s 18-under boys baseball squad to a 4-0 win versus the Greater Alliance N.Y. All Stars, July 10 in Hempstead, NY.

The 18-under National team concluded its five-game exhibition …

GEHS’ Starling, Miller on All-Metro baseball squad

Bubba Starling of Gardner-Edgerton High School and Jordan Miller or Spring Hill were recently named to the K.C. Star All-Metro baseball squad.

Starling earned first team honors as an outfielder. The GEHS senior-to-be hit .508 with eight home runs, 24 …

Starling joins National 18-under baseball roster

After a two-week trial, Bubba Starling earned a spot on the elite 20-man 18-under National baseball team roster, July 4.

Starling and his teammates begin their quest for a gold medal at the 2010 IBAF AAA 18-under world junior championships …