September 2, 2015

GEHS coaches send endorsement notes to parents

Danedri Thompson

At least two Gardner Edgerton High School coaches are throwing their support behind three candidates for school board.

GEHS football coach Marvin Diener and GEHS wrestling coach Matt Yeamans sent letters endorsing Patty Fabing, Mary Nelson, and …

GEHS football team will play in football classic

Danedri Thompson

Fans can add one more game to the Gardner Edgerton High School football calendar

A Gardner Edgerton High School football player is ready to go during a game last fall. The Blazers will travel to East St.

Diener to address graduating 2011 class

Mark Taylor

Marvin Diener, GEHS football coach, will address the Class of 2011 during this year’s graduation ceremony at 10 a.m. on May 21 at GEHS.

Diener, who was selected by students to speak at graduation, said he will …

District hires new operations director

Gary Diener will replace Bill Miller as the Director of Operations for the USD 231 school district. He punched in for his first day on the job on March 31.

Miller will serve out the remainder of his contract, which …

GE falls to BV in state semi-final


Dave Switzer

Special to the Gardner News

Gardner Edgerton’s magical football season ended a game short of the ultimate prize – a state championship.

The ‘Blazers lost a heartbreaker to Blue Valley 45-43 in a …

‘Blazer football squad preps for BVHS rematch

Amy Cunningham

The undefeated Trailblazer football team will take its show on the road this Friday evening when team members travel to Blue Valley High School in a high-stakes rematch that will reward the winner with a birth to …

‘Blazers roll past Bonner Springs

Dave Switzer
Special  to The Gardner News

Gardner Edgerton’s inexorable march to the state championship game continued with  a dominant performance Friday night.

Facing off against an overmatched Bonner Springs club, the state’s top ranked eleven rolled to an impressive …

‘Blazer squad readies for big televised rivalry match

Amy Cunningham

When the Saints come marching into town this Friday for the much-anticipated televised match-up with the Gardner Edgerton High School football team the ‘Blazers will have no trouble maintaining focus.

According to GEHS coach Marvin Diener, the …

‘Blazers pummel Pitt

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 …

GEHS Football Coach named Coach of the Week

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.

Marvin Diener

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