High school sports

Free State to host baseball regional
May 17, 2015
Free State High’s baseball team has to win two home games next week to earn a trip to the Class 6A state tournament.
Three city players settle for 12th at state tennis
May 17, 2015
Free State High doubles partners sophomore Ian Pultz-Earle and freshman Erik Czapinski lost both of their matches Saturday on the second day of the Class 6A boys state tennis tournament. By Bobby Nightengale
Relay runners give Lions lift at league track
May 16, 2015
Lawrence High’s top girls relay runners — Jensen Edwards, Leah Gabler, Marissa Pope, Kyleigh Severa and Myah Yoder — broke school records in two events last year. They weren’t going to pass up a chance for a third at the Sunflower League Championships on Friday at LHS.
LHS girls soccer falls to Topeka
May 15, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls soccer team closed its regular season with a 3-1 loss to Topeka High on Friday.
LHS’ Abromeit, FSHS doubles advance to Day 2
May 15, 2015
Lawrence High junior Elliott Abromeit posted a 2-2 singles record Friday in the opening day of the Kansas 6A state boys tennis tournament at the College Boulevard Activities Center.
LHS, FSHS players set for state tennis
May 14, 2015
Free State High sophomore Ian Pultz-Earle and freshman Erik Czapinski have clicked in their first tennis season as doubles partners.
Baldwin’s Hoffman sets javelin mark
May 14, 2015
Baldwin High senior Jordan Hoffman set a Frontier League record in the girls javelin at the league meet on Thursday at Spring Hill District Stadium.
LHS softball falls to Olathe North
May 14, 2015
Lawrence High’s softball team paid for small mistakes in a big way on Thursday in a 12-6 loss to Olathe North at LHS.
Firebirds’ Spain signs baseball letter
May 14, 2015
Free State High senior Joel Spain signed his letter of intent to play baseball at Cowley County Community College next season on Thursday.
FSHS soccer falls to Hayden
May 14, 2015
Sydni Beeley scored Free State’s lone goal during a 4-1 loss to Topeka Hayden on Thursday in high school girls soccer.
FSHS softball upends Olathe East
May 14, 2015
Free State High’s softball team concluded its regular season with a 3-2 win over Olathe East on Thursday.
City swimmers make all-league
May 14, 2015
Five Free State High swimmers made the first team and three more made second team on the All-Sunflower League swimming and diving team.
Lions weather wind well
May 14, 2015
With strong cross winds at Alvamar on Wednesday, Lawrence High boys golfers needed to take advantage of what they could control: putting. By Bobby Nightengale
Lions rebound for softball split of City Showdown
May 14, 2015
Two days removed from a 13-3 setback to Free State, Lawrence High’s softball team wanted to makes amends Wednesday by earning a victory over the Firebirds on its Senior Night at LHS. By Chris Duderstadt
FSHS baseball completes Showdown sweep
May 14, 2015
It wasn’t pretty, but Free State High baseball players weren’t going to let that take away from any of their excitement on Wednesday night. In the City Showdown, the motto is win by any means necessary. By Bobby Nightengale