High school sports

Lions stop Highland Park, reach tourney final
December 13, 2014
Lawrence High guards Anthony Bonner and Justin Roberts don’t talk about themselves as the closers for the No. 1 team in Class 6A. They just play that way.
Lions rip Wyandotte in Blue Valley Shootout
December 11, 2014
After another strong start, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team took a 17-point lead over Wyandotte into halftime on Thursday afternoon.
Eudora winning despite adversity
December 11, 2014
Eudora High junior Austin Downing has seen the Tweets and heard all of the talk.
Wellsville stops Eudora girls
December 11, 2014
Wellsville defeated Eudora, 34-17, on Thursday for fifth place in the Eudora girls basketball invitational.
Firebird swimmers win at Manhattan
December 11, 2014
Free State High’s boys swimming and diving team won the Manhattan triangular on Wednesday at the Kansas State Natatorium.
Seabury girls earn first victory
December 11, 2014
Reilly Malone scored 17 points, and Regan Zaremba and Kayleigh Boos had 11 points apiece as Seabury Academy defeated Hyman Brand, 47-39, on Thursday night in high school girls basketball.
Two Firebirds sign letters
December 11, 2014
Two Free State High athletes signed their letters of intent to play college sports in the school’s library on Wednesday.
FSHS wrestlers take two wins
December 10, 2014
Free State High’s wrestling team won both of its matches in a double dual on Tuesday.
Eudora girls win in tourney
December 10, 2014
A 22-point second quarter helped fuel Eudora High to a 51-43 girls basketball victory over Harrisonville in its home tournament on Tuesday
Veritas boys stumble
December 10, 2014
Veritas Christian School’s boys basketball team owned a nine-point advantage after three quarters, but could not hold on, losing 64-59 to Eagle Heights Christian on Tuesday.
McDermott lifts Seabury boys, 71-23
December 10, 2014
Zach McDermott scored 26 points to lead Bishop Seabury Academy’s boys basketball team to a 71-23 victory against Midland Adventist on Tuesday.
FSHS girls cruise past K.C. Central
December 10, 2014
Sophomore Madison Piper scored 18 points to guide Free State High’s girls basketball team to a 49-29 victory over Kansas City (Mo.) Central Academy on Tuesday.
LHS girls fall to T’wolves
December 10, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team gave up 15 offensive rebounds in the first half in a 57-44 loss to Blue Valley Southwest at LHS and never recovered when the Timberwolves converted those offensive boards into an 11-point halftime lead. By Bobby Nightengale
City wrestlers win divisions
December 8, 2014
Two city high school wrestlers took first place in their respective weight classes at the Leavenworth Challenger on Saturday afternoon.
LHS grad Reaney 14th in World finale
December 8, 2014
Lawrence High alumna Emma Reaney capped her international debut with a 14th-place finish in the 200-meter breaststroke, Sunday at the FINA Short Course World Championships.