High school sports

Veritas takes two victories
December 5, 2014
Veritas Christian’s boys and girls basketball teams opened the season with victories over Reno County on Thursday in the Shea Invitational.
Seahawks seek to tap their potential
December 5, 2014
The calendar recently flipped to December, and that means it’s time for the start of the Bishop Seabury basketball seasons.
Firebirds take opener
December 5, 2014
If only looking at the score, Free State High’s boys basketball players were happy with their season-opening 67-32 victory over AC Prep on Thursday at the Interscholastic League Fieldhouse.
Ziegler sets record; Firebirds swimmers win opener
December 3, 2014
Free State High senior swimmer Jack Ziegler entered the season with his eyes set on the 50-yard freestyle school record. He wasn’t far behind it at the end of last year when he took 10th at state in the event.
Eagles set hoops sights high
December 3, 2014
The winter sports season already started at Veritas Christian, after its boys basketball team played a game last week. The Eagles have their eyes set on not just starting the season on a strong note, but playing well at the state tournament in March.
Reaney to compete in Short Course Championships
December 2, 2014
Lawrence native Emma Reaney has excelled at each stage of swimming she has competed over the years, whether it be the club team, high school or collegiate level.
Lawrence High boys hoops’ hopes high
December 2, 2014
Some Lawrence High winter sports teams will enter the season with state-title aspirations, and others hope to give younger athletes a chance to step into the spotlight. Ready or not, their seasons have finally arrived.
LHS basketball No. 1 in first poll
December 2, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys basketball team will open the season as the top-ranked team in Class 6A, picking up the No. 1 spot in the preseason poll by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association that was released Monday.
Soccer coaches tap all-staters
December 2, 2014
Two Lawrence High boys soccer players earned All-State honors from the Kansas Soccer Coaches Association on Monday.
City players make all-league football
December 2, 2014
Five city football players earned first-team All-Sunflower League honors for their play this season.
Free State boys hoops reloading
Girls basketball team returns four from varsity rotation
December 2, 2014
Thanksgiving has passed, and for the athletes at Free State High, that means the winter sports season is set to begin. By Bobby Nightengale
City boys soccer players named to all-league team
November 25, 2014
Several city boys soccer players picked up All-Sunflower League honors Monday.
Veritas opens with win over Calvary
November 25, 2014
In the first half of their season opener, Veritas Christian’s boys basketball players played with nerves and struggled to hit shots. But once they settled down, they couldn’t be stopped in a 64-55 victory over Calvary Baptist. By Bobby Nightengale
Baldwin volleyball players honored
November 23, 2014
Three Baldwin High volleyball players were recognized on the All-State team by the Kansas Volleyball Association on Saturday.
Firebirds eliminated in state semifinals
November 22, 2014
Free State High’s football players knew they needed to limit Hutchinson senior running back Blaik Middleton to reach the Class 6A state championship game. It didn’t happen.