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Free State tennis

Free State 5th, Lions tennis 6th
April 20, 2013
Free State High’s Brandon Juracek and Miles Stevens went 2-1 and placed second at No. 1 doubles at the Lawrence High Tennis Invitational on Friday at LHS.
FSHS track meet, other prep events canceled
April 17, 2013
Rainy weather has wiped out Wednesday’s high school athletic events.
Frigid Free State drops tennis dual to Washburn Rural
April 12, 2013
Playing in conditions more fit for ice hockey than high school tennis, the Free State High boys tennis team dropped a dual to Washburn Rural, 13-2, in sub-40-degree temperatures Thursday at FSHS.
FSHS tennis adds to dual dominance of LHS
April 10, 2013
The Free State boys tennis team’s dominant run in the City Showdown continued Tuesday with a 7-2 win, their 16th straight over rival Lawrence High. By Benton Smith
Free State’s Richard Lu tennis runner-up
April 7, 2013
Richard Lu went 4-1 and placed second in singles to pace Free State High’s tennis team to a fifth-place finish at the John Markham Spring Classic on Saturday.
Saathoff strong, but Firebirds tennis third at home quad
April 2, 2013
Free State singles player Josh Saathoff battled back and forth before breaking serve and taking his first match, 8-6, on Tuesday at the FSHS tennis quad. By Benton Smith
FSHS boys tennis places second at Emporia Invitational
March 31, 2013
Free State’s Brandon Juracek and Miles Stevens won the No. 1 doubles title, and the Firebirds tennis team placed second as a team on Saturday at the Emporia Invitational.
Free State tennis perfect in opener
March 28, 2013
Free State High swept a quadrangular with Topeka High, Olathe South and Topeka Highland Park on Wednesday at Kossover Tennis Complex.
Firebirds eager to open 2013 spring seasons
March 13, 2013
The last remnants of winter weather are just evaporating from the ground and the first official day of spring isn’t until next week, but that won’t stop Free State High from opening its spring sports season. By Benton Smith
Firebird Alexis Czapinski sixth at state
October 14, 2012
Free State High’s Alexis Czapinksi went 2-1 and placed sixth at the Class 6A state tennis meet on Sunday.
Weather postpones state tennis; Czapinski forced to wait
October 14, 2012
Free State singles player Alexis Czapinski had to wait a day to make her bid for a fifth-place finish in the Class 6A state tennis tournament.
Firebird Czapinski falls in state tennis quarterfinals
October 13, 2012
Free State High’s Alexis Czapinski went 2-1 on the first day of the Class 6A state tournament and remains in the hunt for a finish as high as fifth place.
Free State’s Czapinski advances to state tennis tournament
October 7, 2012
At the culmination of a long, cold Saturday on Lawrence High’s tennis courts, Free State junior Alexis Czapinski struggled to compose herself as she spoke with her coach, Oather Strawderman.
City tennis players vie for state tourney spots
October 6, 2012
Officially, Olathe South High is hosting a Class 6A girls tennis regional today. However, Lawrence and Free State players battling for spots at state won’t have to leave town to compete in the tournament.
LHS 6th, FSHS 7th at league tennis
September 29, 2012
Led by a 3-1 showing in the No. 1 singles bracket by junior Whitney Simons, Lawrence High’s girls tennis team finished sixth Thursday at the Sunflower League Invitational.