Free State Gymnastics

FSHS gymnastics second at Newton
October 10, 2010
Kelcy Bowers was third and Rosie Shaumburg sixth in the all-around to lead Free State High’s gymnastics team to a runner-up finish at the Newton Invitational on Saturday.
Raising the bar: Free State, LHS gymnasts try out new skills at invite
October 5, 2010
Free State High senior gymnast Kelcy Bowers only had one day of practice on her new release from the uneven bars before Monday’s Lawrence All-Around Invitational. That’s typical for gymnasts before the Sunflower League and state meets.
FSHS gymnastics third
September 26, 2010
Free State High’s gymnastics team finished third at its home tournament Saturday.
Free State holding parents meeting
August 6, 2010
Free State High will hold a sports informational meeting for parents at 5 p.m. Sunday in the Free State auditorium prior to the back-to-school barbecue.
Coaches excited about freshmen moving
April 29, 2010
Bob Lisher has experienced the benefits of coaching in a four-class high school system, so when Lawrence school board members voted this week to make the transition from a three-year high school system to a four-year system — subsequently allowing all ninth-grade students to participate in high school athletics for the first time — the Free State football coach wasn’t exactly complaining. Quite the opposite, actually.
Top 10 prep stories of 2009
January 1, 2010
Every year, something happens on the high school sports scene that stands out, be it a state title, a heartbreaking close call, a new record or a fancy first. With that in mind, 2009 was memorable for city sports. Here’s a top-10 list:
High School Scholar Athlete of the Month: Drue Davis
November 27, 2009
Free State’s Drue Davis is November’s High School Scholar Athlete of the Month.
FSHS sports stacked
November 10, 2009
This has been a halcyon autumn at Free State High with the Firebirds boasting state-caliber teams in football, boys soccer and girls gymnastics.
Surprise! Firebirds share state gymnastics crown
November 8, 2009
It took 13 years, but Free State High finally got the fall sports state title it had been missing. Saturday, at the all-class state gymnastics meet at Newton High, the Firebirds outclassed the field to win the 2009 state championship.
FSHS gymnastics eyeing title
November 7, 2009
After finishing less than two points shy of a state championship at last year’s state meet, the Free State High gymnastics team is back and has its sights set on moving its way to the top.
The magnificent 7
Free State’s goal: Win state gymnastics this weekend
November 5, 2009
When the 2009 high school gymnastics season first kicked off, the Free State High girls expected that they would have a chance to challenge for a state championship in November.
Free State gymnasts win regional; LHS fifth
November 1, 2009
Free State High’s gymnastics team won the west regional title Saturday at Olathe South, qualifying the team for the state tournament.
Free State wins gymnastics league
October 23, 2009
Free State won the Sunflower League gymnastics championship on Thursday at Olathe East.
Free State gymnastics team wins in Newton
October 11, 2009
The Free State gymnastics team took first place on Saturday at the Newton Invitational.
Free State’s Davis fourth at gymnastics all-around
October 6, 2009
Free State High senior Drue Davis, still in the infant stages of returning from a shoulder injury that kept her out of portions of several early-season meets, took a huge step towards a complete return Monday night at Lawrence High.