August 1, 2014

Pesek sets Pioneer Ridge hurdle record

Seth Pesek set a new school record in the 100 meter hurdles highlighting an impressive performance by the Jags at the Louisburg Triangular, April 12.
Pesek clocked 15.5 to set the new standard – beating the old record by just …

Proud to be a Kansan — PRMS 6th grader

Benjamin Wyss, PRMS 6th Grader
There are many reasons on why someone should be proud to be a Kansan. First of all Kansas is a very historic State. This is where the Oregon and Santa Fe trails crossed. Amelia Earhart …

Proud to be a Kansan

Luke Laskowski, PRMS 5th Grader
There are several reasons why I am glad I am a Kansan.  The first reason is that all of my family and friends live here in Kansas.  The second reason is that my favorite college …

Proud to be a Kansan — PRMS 6th grader

Nadia Chorny, PRMS 6th Grader
I am proud to be a Kansan for different reasons. One of them is, there are a lot of fun things to do here. Like, you could go to the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, maybe …

Proud to be a Kansan

Lane LeRoy PRMS 5th Grader
I am proud to live in Kansas because 34 is my football number and 34 is also the number Kansas came into statehood.  The 34th President of the United States also was from Kansas, his …

Proud to be a Kansan — PRMS 6th grader

Jared Highfill, PRMS 6th grader

I’m Proud to be a Kansan because of our states achievements agriculturally. Kansas grows many different kinds of crops like wheat and sunflowers. Kansas is a low crime rate state, probably because of the population. …

Flores scored 10 points in Lady Jag win

Hannah Flores scored 10 points leading the Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth-grade girls junior varsity basketball team to a 25-8 win at Lexington Trail, Nov. 16.
Besides Flores, Faith Jolly added five points; Ashtynn Trammell and Alivea Ruis, four; and …

Hallier scores 13 pts in Jag win

Savannah Hallier scored 13 points, leading the Pioneer Ridge eighth-grade girls varsity basketball team to a 37-9 win at Lexington Trails, Nov. 16.
Hallier scored six points in the first quarter as Pioneer (6-2) took control with a 15-13 run. …

Jag wrestlers wrap up season

A league tournament at Spring Hill on Nov. 13 wrapped up the wrestling season for the Pioneer Ridge squads.
Eighth-grader Seth Pesek led the way, posting a perfect 14-0 record, including a league championship. Other league champs were Jacob Beard, …

Pioneer Ridge student to help Chiefs with coin toss

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 …