The fifth-grade ‘Blazers tackle-football squad dropped a hard-fought 28-15 decision to Olathe North, Oct. 10. North jumped to a 6-0 first-quarter lead and went up 28-0 at halftime. Back came the ‘Blazers with 13, third-quarter points to make a game of it. The ‘Blazers accumulated 224 total yards of offense on 52 plays – mostly Continue Reading
The Gardner Edgerton High School freshmen boys football squad lost a hard-fought 31-26 decision to Blue Valley Southwest, Sept. 22. Despite the loss, Marshall Wade scored on three long touchdown runs and Tony McClennan returned an interception 75 yards for another touchdown.
Jamin Anderson scored three touchdowns leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School Jaguar JV boys football team to a 24-20 win against crosstown rival Wheatridge, Sept. 23. Besides Anderson, running back Jake Haake added a touchdown and the Jag defense held on for victory. “Our JV team has shown tremendous improvement since the start of the Continue Reading
It took an overtime period, but the Pioneer Ridge Middle School seventh-grade varsity football squad defeated crosstown rival Wheatridge Middle School 12-6 at Wheatridge, Sept. 23. WMS, 0-2, jumped to a 6-0 first-half lead thanks to a long touchdown run by quarterback Nolan Beets. PRMS finally found an answer in the fourth quarter. Ryan Edwards, Continue Reading
The Wheatridge Middle School eighth-grade varsity football squad moved to 3-0 with a 20-8 win versus crosstown rival Pioneer Ridge Middle School, Sept. 21. The Gardner Edgerton squads battled at the Gardner Edgerton High School District Stadium on Sept. 21. WMS running back Anthony Smart led the way with two touchdowns and 50 yards rushing. Continue Reading