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Trailblazer softball punches ticket to state

Pete Logan The Gardner-Edgerton High School softball team earned a trip to the Kansas 6A Softball State Championship Playoffs last Tuesday night by first blanking Shawnee Mission West 10-0 in the semifinals, then claiming the 6A...

Trailblazer softball punches ticket to state

Pete Logan The Gardner-Edgerton High School softball team earned a trip to the Kansas 6A Softball State Championship Playoffs last Tuesday night by first blanking Shawnee Mission West 10-0 in the semifinals, then claiming the 6A...

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GEHS track and field compete at regionals

Brian McGee On Thursday the Trailblazers T&F team competed their hearts out in the hardest regional in the state of Kansas. To give you an idea, according to Mile Split, there were 72 “elite” performances in our meet on...

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GEHS JV participate in Sunflower League

Brian McGee On Wednesday, the Blazers traveled to Lawrence High School and competed in the JV Sunflower League Western Division Championships and came home with many PRs, medals, and outstanding performances. League Champions...

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GEHS hosts Sunflower League Championship

Brian McGee This past Thursday, Gardner Edgerton High School hosted the Sunflower League Championship varsity meet. All 14 schools from our league were here and competed at an all-time high level. We had 9 stadium records...

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Pruetting dominates as Blazers down Cougars

Pete Logan Gardner-Edgerton High School softball senior pitcher Harley Pruetting put on an impressive display last Tuesday night, as she struck out 11 from the pitching circle and also belted a three-run home run to lead the...

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GEHS competes in two area art competitions

Toni Britt GEHS students recently competed in two art competitions. This work is on display in the cases by the north entrance.  (Both sides of the hallway) Come check it out. Thirty students participated in Highland Art Day....

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GE Varsity baseball does well on the road

Ryan Plankenhorn The Blazers defeated the Jaguars of Mill Valley by a score of 6-1 on the road last night.  Alex Veeman pitched a complete game 3 hitter to improve to 3-0 on the season.  Carson Schrack, Austin Buie and Dawson...

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Sports Briefs

Varsity Baseball beat Bishop Miege Ryan Plankenhorn The Blazers defeated the Stages from Bishop Miege by a score of 6-2 last week. Timely hitting  led to the win.  Logan Groh had a big hit up the middle to score two runs to...

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Blazers finish 2nd, 5th at Mid-Season Classic

Brian McGee The Blazers went up against four tremendous 6A programs (Blue Valley, Shawnee Mission South, Olathe South, Shawnee Mission Northwest) in the Mid-Season Classic. The boys team finished second behind only Olathe South,...

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Blazers baseball drops Lee’s Summit North

Pete Logan The Gardner-Edgerton High School baseball team’s bats were blazing on Saturday afternoon, as the Trailblazers blew past Lee’s Summit North, 17-7, at Gardner-Edgerton District Activities Center in the final game of the...

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Blazers track and field perform well

Brian McGee April 15 was both competitive and fun for the Blazers track and field squad as they took part in the 18-team Kansas City Relays meet. Teams from both sides of the state line were there and the Blazers experienced...

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Sports Briefs

Blazers down Wildcats Ryan Plankenhorn The Blazers defeated the Desoto Wildcats on April 15 by a score of 1-0. The Blazers scored in the bottom of the fifth when Kaleb Moore singled to right scoring Dylan Butash.  Garrett...

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