The Free State High girls' soccer team roster is loaded with the number 9, and most are under the category of grade. Ordinarily, that's not a good thing for a varsity coach, but in this case, it is. Kevin Romary has more. Enlarge video
Free State dropped a 1-0 soccer decision at home Tuesday against Shawnee Mission South. The Firebirds (4-7) will play next Monday at Junction City. Senior captain and two-time all-stater Leah Williams is out for the remainder of the season because of a broken wrist that required surgery.