High school sports

LHS girls fight to end
January 17, 2015
There was no quit from Lawrence High’s girls basketball team on Friday against Olathe East. By Bobby NIghtengale
FSHS boys fall short
January 17, 2015
For most of Friday night at Free State High, boys basketball coach Chuck Law thought his team worked to get quality looks on offense and forced No. 7-ranked Olathe Northwest into difficult shots on the opposite end of the court. By Benton Smith
Lions’ Clothier 4-0 at Newton
January 17, 2015
Lawrence High junior wrestler Alan Clothier went 4-0 in the first day of the Newton Tournament of Champions to advance to the championship match of the 182-pound bracket.
FSHS girls return to winning ways
January 17, 2015
Coming off its first loss of the season — a 30-point setback, no less — Free State High’s girls basketball team got right back in the win column Friday night with a 63-59 victory over Olathe Northwest at FSHS.
Lawrence High boys blast Olathe East, 72-55
January 17, 2015
Lawrence High’s boys basketball players were out for revenge against Olathe East on Friday night.
Veritas boys cruise, 60-32
January 16, 2015
Veritas Christian scored the game’s first 29 points and went on to defeat Midland Adventist, 60-32, on Thursday night in high school boys basketball. The Eagles outscored Midland 25-0 in the first quarter.
Veritas girls fall to Sunrise
January 16, 2015
Tori Huslig scored 26 points, but Veritas Christian fell to Wichita Sunrise Christian, 44-33, on Thursday in high school girls basketball.
LHS bowlers third at O-North
January 16, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls and boys bowling teams both took third place Thursday in the Olathe North triangular.
FSHS bowlers claim first
January 16, 2015
Free State High’s boys and girls bowling teams both took first place in the De Soto Invitational at Royal Crest Lanes.
Garvin, Wagner sign letters
January 16, 2015
Lawrence High seniors Kenzie Garvin and Makayla Wagner signed their letters of intent to play college sports Thursday afternoon in the LHS cafeteria.
Free State swimmers cruise to victory
January 15, 2015
Jordan Portela’s teammates just laughed. Opponents just shook their heads. No one is surprised by the two-time boys swimming state champion anymore.
High school roundup: Veritas gets sweep; Seabury swept
January 14, 2015
Chad Stieben scored 16 points, Kalim Dowdell 15 and Trey Huslig 11 as Veritas Christian’s boys basketball team rolled past Flint Hills Christian on Tuesday night.
Free State boys get first league win
January 14, 2015
Enough was enough. Free State High’s boys basketball players were ready to put their offensive problems aside in the second half against Leavenworth on Tuesday. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS boys stop SM West, stay unbeaten
January 14, 2015
Trailing by two points to Shawnee Mission West after three quarters, senior Anthony Bonner and the Class 6A No. 1-ranked Lawrence High boys basketball team had to find another gear in order to remain undefeated.
Firebird girls suffer first loss
January 14, 2015
Free State High’s girls basketball team hasn’t faced a team this season with height similar to Leavenworth. Or speed. Or talent.