February 9, 2016

3rd Annual Street Vault set for Aug 11

Some of the area’s best pole vaulters will assemble Aug. 11 in the north end of the Gardner Elementary parking lot for the 3rd Annual Street vault. Event organizer Thane Nonamaker said nearly 60 vaulters aged fourth grade to 40 will participate in the exhibition. Competition will run from 1 p.m. to approximately 8:30 p.m. Continue Reading

Weisenburger wins vault title

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Ryan Weisenburger made the most of his final state appearance clearing 15-0 to win the 6A title at Wichita’s Cessna Stadium on May 26. “I’m so proud of Ryan,” said coach Brian McGee. “He ended his career with a league, regional and state title. It was our fifth straight pole Continue Reading

Bowen sets state pole vault record of 16’6”

Gardner Edgerton High School senior Casey Bowen made the most of his last state 5A track appearance, setting a new state pole vault record of 16’6″ for first place. That eclipsed former Trailblazer Isaac Mallory’s mark by three inches. Competition took place at Cessna Stadium in Wichita for classes 1-6A boys and girls. Fellow senior Continue Reading