December 21, 2014

2011 homecoming royalty

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Pictured are members of the Gardner Edgerton High School homecoming royalty court: Ryan Goetzmann, Emily Betthauser, Taylor Harlow, Ashlee Bilhimer, Zachary Hickman, Felicia Carlson, Tim Seymour, Tasha Grossnickle, Matthew Wakefield, and Ali Scott.…

Buckingham’s 42 leads Blazer charge

GEHS sophomore Jacque Buckingham shot a 42 to capture first place at the Santa Fe Invitational, Sept. 27.
Also earning a medal was senior Kelsey Schaefer whose personal best (47) was good enough for fifth place. Freshman Jasmine Bailey had …

Blazer soccer squad blanks Ottawa

Kade Frizzell scored the lone goal of the game as GEHS’ varsity soccer squad escaped with a hard fought 1-0  victory at Ottawa, Sept. 29.
The assist came from Soven Apel. He found Frizzell on a long pass leading to …

Buckingham’s 41 leads Lady Blazer golf effort

Sophomore Jacque Buckingham fired a 41 and brought back a first-place medal from the Paola Invitational, Sept. 22.
Besides Buckingham, senior Kelsey Schaefer shot a 55 and freshman Jasmine Bailey, 62.
“A great team effort,” said coach Amy Van Rheen. …

Blazer soccer squad loses at Hayden

Struggling to convert scoring chances, the Gardner Edgerton High School boys soccer squad dropped a hard-fought 3-1 contest at Topeka Hayden, Sept. 22.
The lone Blazer score came on a goal by Dilon Dodson. Tim Mitchell provided the assist.
In …

GEHS moves into state’s largest class, 6A

A new era begins at Gardner Edgerton High School.
On Sept. 27, the Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) released its annual classifications for schools with Gardner Edgerton High School moving into the state’s largest classification of 6A.
The …

Blazers compete well at Jayhawk Invitational cross country meet

GEHS cross country teams turned in impressive performances at the Jayhawk Invitational, Sept. 24 on the Rim Rock course in Lawrence.
Both teams competed in the Crimson Varsity divisions. The boys finished 20th in a 5k race and the girls …

Blazers back on winning track after 35-19 victory over Blue Valley

Tim Seymour rambles for yardage in the Blazers 35-19 win at Blue Valley Southwest Sept. 23. The Blazers return home to host Blue Valley Northwest Sept. 30. Photo courtesy of Plank Photography

David Switzer
Special to The Gardner News
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Buckingham’s 42 paces leads GEHS golf effort

Sophomore Jacque Buckingham fired a 42 – good enough for second place – leading the Lady Blazer golf effort at the Heritage Park Invitational, Sept. 15.
“I was real happy with our play,” said coach Amy Van Rheen. “This is …

Blazers win Cross Country Invitational

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The GEHS boys cross country team won the Turner Invitational title Sept 10. BACK ROW: Dewey Molenda (Jr), Keith Henies (Sr), Chris Kreiser (Jr), Arron Scott (Jr), Justin Wilde (Jr) FRONT ROW: Omar Quintana (Soph).

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