April 16, 2014

Honorary Captain

Colton Bryan, a Pioneer Ridge Middle School student, stands with KC Wolf during the Chiefs’ coin toss Sunday afternoon. Colton served as honorary team captain. He won the honor from a local radio station. As part of the winnings, he received four tickets. He took a friend and his parents Chris and Layla Bryan with him to the game. Submitted photo courtesy of Layla Bryan.

Pioneer Ridge student to help Chiefs with coin toss

Colton Bryan, left, and his father, Chris Bryan pose for the camera during a Chiefs game two years ago. Colton, a student at Pioneer Ridge Middle School was selected to be an honorary assistant during the coin toss at the start of Sundays Chiefs game against the Arizona Cardinals. Chris said Colton won the honor from a sports radio contest online. As part of the package, Colton recieved four tickets to the game. His mom, Layla Bryan, dad Chris and a friend will attend the game together, but only Colton will be on the field for the coin toss. Submitted photo

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com

When Colton Bryan, 11, steps onto the field at Arrowhead Stadium Sunday afternoon, he hopes his efforts will help the Kansas City Chiefs secure a victory. The Pioneer Ridge Middle School student won’t be suited up to …

GEHS Football Coach named Coach of the Week

Marvin Diener

The Kansas City Chiefs named Gardner Edgerton High School Football Coach Marvin Diener Kansas High School Coach of the Week for the week ending Sept. 17.

It’s the first week of the Chief’s weekly recognition program. Former Kansas City Chiefs …