February 5, 2016

Blazer softball squad faces off against St. Thomas

A home doubleheader versus St. Thomas Aquinas March 27 officially opened the season for Coach Joanne Calvin and her Gardner Edgerton High School Lady Blazer softball squad. Top returnees include seniors Shelby Plank, Morgan Buie, Alexis Pacheco, Ashleigh Perry, and Mackenzie Skeens, and juniors Jackie Sylva and Britnee Willard. “We are still looking at several Continue Reading

ESPN rolls into town for ‘Blazer game

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com ESPN, Kan. —  ESPN employees will spend Thursday and Friday readying the District Activites Complex to broadcast live the football game between the Gardner EdgertonTrailblazers and the St. Thomas Aquinas Saints, but preparations for telivising the match-up started over a month ago. According to Dan Margulis, Director of Programming and Acquisitions at Continue Reading

‘Blazer squad readies for big televised rivalry match

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com 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 team is ready to face-off against league rival St. Thomas Aquinas and the distraction of Continue Reading

GEHS preps for national close-up on ESPN

Amy Cunningham acunningham@gardnernews.com As game time draws near, Gardner Edgerton High School staff continue to prepare for the upcoming match-up between the Trailblazers and St. Thomas Aquinas this Friday, Oct.  22 at District Stadium. While capacity for the stadium has been expanded for the game, the crowd is expected to spill over into standing room Continue Reading