October 1, 2014

Blazer soccer squad loses twice

Despite making marked improvement, the Lady Blazers soccer squad lost to highly ranked Mill Valley and Blue Valley Southwest last week.
Against Mill Valley, ranked 4th in 5A, the Blazers dropped an 8-0 decision. Gardner Edgerton High School trailed 5-0 …

Lady Blazers qualify for state volleyball tourney

The Lady Blazers volleyball team is headed to the state 6A tournament in Topeka this weekend after winning a  home Sub state Oct 20.
In first round action, the Blazers turned back Lawrence 25-9, 25-13.  Cassie Wait led the way …

GEHS junior competing for Team USA

Nathan Damron, a Gardner Edgerton High School junior, poses with his weightlifting coach, Boris Urman. Damron is competing in Slovakia this week as a part of Team USA. Submitted photo

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Nathan Damron is skipping school this week, …

Weisenburger wins vault title

GEHS Danie Plank ( 430) and Ashlee Bilhimer (437) accept their 6A state medals on the award stand at Cessna stadium in Wichita May 26. Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Ryan Weisenburger made the most of his final …

Plank, Wait win state track titles at Wichita

GEHS junior Danie Plank won her third straight state javelin title with a throw of 138-2 inches at the 6A tournament in Wichita May 26. Teammate and senior Ashlee Bilhimer finished third with a throw of 132-11.  Submitted  photo

Danie …

Lady Blazer soccer squad blanks Lansing

Molly Porter provided two assists helping the Lady Blazers soccer squad to a 3-0 home win versus visiting Lansing last week. Other scorers included Hunter Coleman and Guro Midmageli. Gardner Edgerton High School continues its season at De Soto this

GEHS student accomplishments

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Michael Fibelkorn was selected as one of 40 singers to attend the Kansas State University 34th Summer Choral Institute in June. Michael was selected from among hundreds of national applicants. According to the Institute, this …

Lady Blazer soccer squad wins twice

Molly Porter (10) of GEHS scored a goal and helped the Lady Blazers to a 5-1 home win against Ottawa. The JV also posted a 4-0 win. Photo courtesy of Plank Photography

Hosting Ottawa on April 17, the Lady Blazer …

Students of Character

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Gardner Edgerton school board members recently recognized fourth quarter Students of Character. A student from each school was honored for displaying positive character traits. They include Mckenna Trout, Edgerton Elementary second grader; Briana Buis, Gardner Elementary fourth grader; …

GEHS third quarter honor roll

Seniors

Outstanding Scholars
Kaela Clabaugh; Rebecca Clark-Hargreaves; Kirstie Drew; Ashley Enright; Dustin Gillespie; Cheyanne Godwin; Greg Hopper; Chip Kueffer; Kristina Mitchell; Abby Rains; Kathryn Trivilino; Kaitlin Vaughan; Shannon Warren
High Honor Roll
Courtney Allen; Audra Barber; Emily Betthauser; Ashlee Bilhimer; …