Free State sports

Free State swimmers edge SM East
April 22, 2015
Free State High girls swimmers were in disbelief when their coaches told them they beat Shawnee Mission East in a dual on Tuesday.
Free State baseball upends O-East
April 21, 2015
Despite trailing by three runs after the first inning, Free State’s baseball team rallied to beat top-ranked Olathe East, 9-6, on Monday at O-East.
New FSHS coach ‘excited’ by opportunity
April 19, 2015
Free State High didn’t have to search far to find its next head boys basketball coach. By Bobby Nightengale
Report: Heights coach FSHS pick
April 18, 2015
Free State High will name Shawnee Heights’ Sam Stroh as its next head boys basketball coach, according to published reports.
Clark, Dabney doing their part
April 18, 2015
Free State High seniors Kiara Clark and Gabbi Dabney stepped into new roles this season, and they shined in their first big meet.
FSHS softball rips SM North
April 16, 2015
Free State pounded out 15 hits and rolled past Shawnee Mission North, 14-1, on Thursday in high school softball.
FSHS baseball romps, 19-0
April 16, 2015
Free State High’s baseball team scored in every inning en route to a 19-0 victory Thursday over Shawnee Mission North.
Late goal dooms Free State soccer, 2-1
April 16, 2015
For 79 minutes and 59 seconds, Free State High’s girls soccer team led or was tied with Olathe Northwest, but the last second of Thursday’s match doomed the Firebirds.
Quick study: Firebird Robinson takes hurdle titles
April 16, 2015
Free State High junior Tayvien Robinson didn’t go out for the track team for the past two years. But this spring, he wanted to join some of his best friends on the Firebirds squad, and he’s doing more than just having fun on the sidelines. By Bobby Nightengale
Firebirds sign hoops letters
April 16, 2015
Free State High seniors Jack Raney and Justin Narcomey signed letters of intent to play college basketball Thursday in the Free State library.
FSHS tennis falls to Rural
April 16, 2015
Erik Czapinski, David Neff and Declan Forth claimed the lone singles victories in Free State High’s 6-3 tennis loss to Washburn Rural on Wednesday at Free State High.
FSHS swimmers win invitational
April 14, 2015
Free State senior Courtney Caldwell broke her fourth school record as she clocked in at 55.60 seconds in 100 backstroke to help the Firebirds win their home invitational on Tuesday.
FSHS softball rolls
April 14, 2015
Free State High junior pitcher Elizabeth Patton just needed a little breathing room Tuesday evening against Shawnee Mission Northwest.
Six-run second inning sparks FSHS baseball
April 14, 2015
Clicking on the mound and in the field Tuesday evening against Leavenworth, Free State High’s baseball team would only need one run. But the Firebirds went ahead and scored six — all in the second inning — just to be safe in a 6-0 home win.
Free State tennis blanks Lawrence High
April 14, 2015
Free State High sophomore Ian Pultz-Earle took his losses and lumps last year in No. 1 singles, facing opposing team’s best players. Now he’s delivering some revenge.