Free State baseball

Hunter Gudde quite good for FSHS baseball
May 27, 2015
Free State High junior Hunter Gudde, quietly, has put together one of the best seasons on the mound in school history, helping the Firebirds to their first state tournament appearance since 2010. By Bobby Nightengale
Column: Firebirds play a lot like Royals
May 27, 2015
Local baseball fans who have become hooked on watching the Kansas City Royals flash leather as well as any club that ever has played the game need not panic over the Royals having an off day Thursday. An attractive alternative with a big-time feel to it does exist. By Tom Keegan
FSHS baseball draws Campus for opener
May 23, 2015
Free State High will open the Class 6A state baseball tournament against Wichita Campus at 4 p.m. Thursday at Kansas University’s Hoglund Ballpark.
Karlin had impact on FSHS, LHS baseball
May 20, 2015
Something about the slow pace of baseball makes everybody feel as if they know everything there is to know about the sport. Yet, the reality that baseball games are like fingerprints in that no two are alike ought to make everybody realize that the game that is so difficult to master is full of nuances and therefore only those who have played it well and for a long time can teach it.
Free State baseball earns regional title, state berth
May 20, 2015
For the past two seasons, Free State High’s baseball team lost in the regional championship, one game shy of the state tournament. The Firebirds weren’t going to let another opportunity slip past them Tuesday. By Bobby Nightengale
Firebirds fired up for regionals
May 19, 2015
The top-seeded Free State High baseball players hope to keep their season alive at regionals today. They will face eighth-seeded Olathe North at 4 p.m. at FSHS. With a victory, they will play the winner of Olathe Northwest and Manhattan at 6 p.m. By Bobby Nightengale
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.
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 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
LHS-Free State baseball contest moved to tonight
May 13, 2015
Due to the threat of inclement weather Thursday, the second round of the baseball City Showdown between Lawrence and Free State high schools has been moved to 7 p.m. today at Hoglund Ballpark.
Free State downs LHS, 3-1, in baseball City Showdown
May 12, 2015
Free State High junior pitcher Hunter Gudde has a simple philosophy on the mound: Keep the ball low and trust the defense. That’s all the Firebirds needed from him during a 3-1 victory in the City Showdown on Monday at Lawrence High. By Bobby Nightengale
Munsch effective again in Firebirds’ victory
May 8, 2015
Free State High baseball players couldn’t be happier to see junior pitcher Trevor Munsch healthy again.
Rain alters prep schedules
May 7, 2015
Inclement weather played havoc with local high school sports schedules Thursday.
FSHS baseball outlasts O-North
May 7, 2015
After waiting 20 hours to complete the eighth inning, Free State High’s baseball team beat Olathe North, 7-5, on Wednesday at the Olathe District Activity Complex.
FSHS baseball leads O-North
May 6, 2015
Free State High’s baseball team was leading 6-3 over Olathe North on Tuesday before the game was suspended because of inclement weather at the Olathe District Activity Complex.