Free State golf

LHS wins golf regional title, FSHS third
May 19, 2015
Lawrence High won a golf regional championship Monday, edging runners-up Olathe Northwest and Free State by one stroke. It was the first tournament win of the season for LHS, qualifying for the 6A state tournament next week. By Bobby Nightengale
Lawrence golfers eager for regional
May 18, 2015
Lawrence High boys golfers have plenty of confidence heading into today’s eight-team Class 6A regional. Last week, they posted their best round of the season, and they also have home-course advantage. By Bobby Nightengale
Lions weather wind well
May 14, 2015
With strong cross winds at Alvamar on Wednesday, Lawrence High boys golfers needed to take advantage of what they could control: putting. By Bobby Nightengale
Lawrence golfers place at Olathe
May 5, 2015
Free State’s Jack Flynn was third and Lawrence High’s Braxton Olson eighth to pace the city high schools at the Olathe North Boys Golf Invitational on Monday at Falcon Ridge.
LHS 12th, FSHS 14th at T-West
April 28, 2015
Lawrence High’s Dawson Dykes and Free State’s Jack Junge each shot 84 to lead the city contingent at the Topeka West Golf Invitational on Monday at Topeka Country Club.
Firebirds not happy with 7th; LHS 11th at FSHS Invitational
April 23, 2015
Most of Free State High’s boys golfers were happy with their scores Wednesday but knew they could have done better. By Bobby Nightengale
Free State’s Houk paces city golfers at SME
April 14, 2015
Free State High’s Coleman Houk shot an 80 to tie for 17th to pace all city golfers at the Shawnee Mission East Invitational on Monday at Milburn Country Club.
Golfer Flynn 8th
April 10, 2015
Free State junior Jack Flynn fired a round of 81 to lead the Firebirds to a tie for fifth place Thursday at the Topeka Invitational at Wamego Country Club.
Flynn paces city prep golfers
April 7, 2015
Free State High’s Jack Flynn tied for 10th overall at the Shawnee Mission Northwest Golf Invitational on Monday at Lake Quivira
City golfers shine at SMS
April 2, 2015
Three city high schoolers placed in the top 10 at the Shawnee Mission South Golf Invitational on Wednesday at Deer Creek.
Free State hopeful as spring begins
March 26, 2015
There’s a lot of optimism around Free State High’s spring sports this year. Some hope to contend for a state championship, and one is looking to defend its state title. By Bobby Nightengale
Firebirds’ Bermel tapped all-league
October 29, 2014
Free State High senior golfer Emily Bermel earned first-team All-Sunflower League honors for her play this season. Bermel finished second at league this year, and took 30th at state.
FSHS golfers struggle to 10th at state
October 21, 2014
Free State High’s five senior girls golfers had hoped to dominate play in the last act of their high school golf careers at the Class 6A state tournament on Monday afternoon. However, it wasn’t in the cards, as the Firebirds struggled with consistency and finished 10th among 12 teams at the Topeka Country Club. By Bobby Nightengale
FSHS golfers roll into state
October 20, 2014
At the beginning of the season, Free State High girls golfers struggled with their swings and put up inconsistent scores. That changed in the last few weeks. By Bobby Nightengale
Free State golfers qualify for state
October 14, 2014
Free State High’s girls golf team qualified for the state tournament by placing third at regionals Tuesday at Stagg Hill Golf Course.