Free State Volleyball

FSHS volleyball returns to court
June 24, 2014
If Monday’s team camp was any indication, Free State High volleyball players are excited for the upcoming fall season. More than 40 high schoolers showed up for first day of team camp at South Middle School, as the Firebirds jumped back into action with a four-hour workout. The camp will continue throughout the week. By Bobby Nightengale
2013 Journal-World All-Area Volleyball Team
December 12, 2013
A look at the 2013 Journal-World All-Area Volleyball Team
Three city athletes sign with colleges
November 15, 2013
Three city high school athletes made their college futures official Thursday by signing national letters of intent, and all three are headed east, to the Show-Me State.
City volleyball players land on all-league teams
November 9, 2013
Lawrence High senior Caitlin Broadwell and Free State senior Grace Miller were named to the 2013 All-Sunflower League Volleyball First Team.
FSHS volleyball falls at sub-state
October 27, 2013
Derby ended Free State High’s volleyball season with a 25-22, 24-26, 25-23 victory over the Firebirds on Saturday in a sub-state opener.
Block, party: Sorell’s stuff ends thriller, sends LHS over FSHS
October 24, 2013
Lawrence High junior Cienna Sorell delivered the match-winner, blocking Free State senior Morgan Knapp’s kill attempt to complete a Lions comeback in a 24-26, 15-25, 25-18, 25-23, 20-18 thriller in the volleyball City Showdown. By Benton Smith
FSHS, LHS volleyball teams receive difficult sub-state draws
October 23, 2013
It won’t be easy for either of the city’s Class 6A high school volleyball programs to advance to the state tournament this season.
Seniors lead FSHS volleyball to split
October 23, 2013
During Free State High volleyball practices, coach Nancy Hopkins likes to use as many different lineups as she can, so every player gets a chance to feel comfortable playing next to each of her teammates. By Benton Smith
Free State tops LHS in volleyball
October 19, 2013
Free State High volleyball defeated rival Lawrence High on its way to a 3-3 record on Saturday at the Emporia High Invitational.
Miege topples FSHS volleyball
October 18, 2013
Free State High gave Bishop Miege all it could handle in the first set before falling, 25-20, 25-17, 25-14, in a dual volleyball match Thursday night.
FSHS volleyball keeps positive outlook after sweep
October 16, 2013
Free State High’s volleyball players aren’t in denial. They know certain issues have kept them from winning more games, and they will tell those who inquire that the problems are fixable. By Benton Smith
FSHS volleyball 1-1 in Leavenworth
October 9, 2013
Free State’s volleyball team went split a pair of matches Tuesday night. The Firebirds defeated Shawnee Mission West, 28-26, 25-19, and lost to Leavenworth, 25-22, 29-13, 25-16.
FSHS volleyball finally home, but loses
October 4, 2013
Few could blame Free State High’s volleyball players if they had started to think somebody, somewhere had it in for them. The Firebirds lost their home opener — scheduled a full month into the season — to Sunflower League co-leaders Olathe East and Olathe South. By Andrew Hartsock
FSHS volleyball splits, 2-2
September 28, 2013
Free State High’s volleyball team went 2-2 on Saturday at the Topeka Seaman Invitational.
FSHS volleyball takes a pair
September 27, 2013
Free State High won two volleyball matches Thursday at Olathe North.