February 10, 2016

SH senior Lucas Mapes qualifies for state tennis

Spring Hill senior Lucas Mapes will be making a trip to the state tennis tournament after qualifying at a 4A home regional, May 3-4. Mapes (17-10) posted a 2-2 record at Regional and will make the trek to state in Topeka, May 11-12. “Lucas has had a winning record all four years at Spring Hill Continue Reading

Spring Hill High School third quarter honor roll

Principal’s Honor Roll     Seniors  Daniel Buyanovsky; John Dziadura; Andrew Ewing; Abby Haupt; Aubrey Hills; Shae Jager; Anna King; Katelin Masters; Lindsey Mateer; Kristen Murry; Aaron Preuss; Ericka Simpson; Ronald Sullivan, Jr.; Katrina Swanda; Jamie Talley; Jordan Whitesell; Trevor Winters; Kylen Young Juniors   Jordan Akins; Corryn Anderson; Lauren Biggs; Meagan Crooks; Brianna Cummins; Michael Epp; Continue Reading

SH sports swings into action with tennis

A JV tennis match versus St. James Academy officially kicks off the spring sports season March 19 for Spring Hill High School. Coach Darrin May returns and has been busy preparing his squad for the dual meet. The JV team also has a dual versus Baldwin, March 22. On the soccer field, Coach Susan Putnam Continue Reading

Smith competes in metro wrestling classic

Spring Hill senior Taylor Smith recently finished his high school wrestling career with an impressive performance at the Kansas vs. Missouri Metro Classic dual at Kansas City Kansas Junior College on Feb. 28. Smith lost a close 4-3 decision to Kyle Montalto of Blue Springs South in the 113 pound division. Spring Hill High School Continue Reading

Bronco matmen impressive at Blue Valley JV invitational

The Bronco JV wrestlers turned in an impressive effort at the 25-team Blue Valley Invitational on Feb. 4. At 106 pounds, Cody Slyter brought back a fourth-place finish while Josh Powers finished first in the 120-pound ‘B’ division. At 126 pounds, two Broncos competed in the championship match. Schuylar Duncan out-dualed teammate Brad Smith to Continue Reading

Blazers second in Spring Hill Tournament

Tanner Webb scored 10 points in the Blazers 64-54 loss to K. C. Sumner in the championship game of the Spring Hill tournament Jan 20. The Blazers reached the title game with wins against Metro Academy and Osawatomie.  Photo courtesy of Plank Photography Dave Switzer Special to The Gardner News A second place finish in Continue Reading

Lady Broncos soccer extends win streak to 6

The Spring Hill girls soccer squad extended their win streak to six games with a convincing 5-1 home win versus Basehor-Linwood, April 8. Kaitlin Pritchard scored a hat trick, plus one, netting four goals. Mei Mei Senthavy added the other Bronco goal. Sydney Cluck had three assists. Brooke Smith and Senthavy had an assist. “Meagan Continue Reading

Broncos impressive at Paola track invitational

A third-place finish by the 400 relay highlighted Spring Hill’s effort at the Paola Invitational, April 11. The foursome of Carson King, Rob Sharemet, Brady Donahue, and Sam Jesberg raced to a time of 45.9. Donahue added fifth-place points with a long jump of 20’1″ and Josh Parsley’s discus toss of 126’3″ also took fifth Continue Reading

SHHS Broncos sweep Baldwin the diamond

Using timely hitting and solid defense, Spring Hill swept a doubleheader at Baldwin, April 12. In the opener, Spring Hill held on for an 11-9 win and rallied for a 6-5 victory in game two. “We picked up two big road wins,” said Coach David Londene. “Things are starting to come together.” Game one saw Continue Reading

Lady ‘Blazers lose in OT

It took overtime, but the Spring Hill Bronco girls soccer squad posted a 3-2 win versus Gardner-Edgerton High School, April 4. Trailing 2-0 at halftime, GEHS went to work. Shannon Warren scored a goal in the first 30 seconds of the second half and Molly Porter forced overtime with a goal. Spring Hill ended the Continue Reading