Lawrence High sports

LHS boys roll past Olathe Northwest, 70-34
February 14, 2015
Early in the fourth quarter on Friday night, Lawrence High senior Anthony Bonner caught a pass about 30 feet away from the basket.
LHS boys find range, rip SMNW
February 11, 2015
The Lions drained six consecutive shots from long range and went on to claim a 64-48 victory over Shawnee Mission Northwest. By Chris Duderstadt
Northwest nudges Lions’ girls
February 11, 2015
The first game against his former team was a rough one for Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson, as the Lions fell to Shawnee Mission Northwest, 50-28, Tuesday at LHS.
City swimmers make all-league
February 8, 2015
Four Free State high swimmers and one from Lawrence High were named to the All-Sunflower League first team after Saturday’s league meet at Olathe Prairie Trail Middle School.
FSHS second, LHS fifth at league swimming
February 7, 2015
Free State High senior swimmer Jack Ziegler felt good entering the Sunflower League finals on Saturday afternoon at Prairie Trail Junior High.
Firebird Ziegler sets 50 free record
February 7, 2015
Free State High senior Jack Ziegler set the school record and tied the Sunflower League record with a time of 21.53 seconds in the 50 freestyle during the preliminary round of the league swimming and diving championships on Friday at Olathe Prairie Trail.
Past, Raiders sink LHS girls
February 7, 2015
Following a 57-44 drubbing at Shawnee Mission South on Friday, Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson wonders how much losing in the past is affecting the Lions. By Bobby Nightengale
Lions edge SM South following long layoff
February 7, 2015
Back on the court for the first time in 12 days, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team didn’t receive any favors from Shawnee Mission South on Friday night.
LHS girls beastly in rout of Barstow
February 3, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson handed out slips of laminated paper to his players with the words “Unleash the beast” written on them before Monday’s game against Barstow (Missouri). The Lions took that message to heart, dominating on both sides of the court in a 60-29 rout at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale
Lawrence High girls fall short
January 31, 2015
With more than six minutes left in the fourth quarter, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team took a one-point lead after a three-pointer by sophomore guard Olivia Lemus on Saturday morning.
LHS girls hold off Wichita Northwest
January 31, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls basketball players saw their lead against Wichita Northwest slipping away early in the fourth quarter on Friday.
Lions tumble to Heights despite second-half surge
January 29, 2015
It was a tale of two halves for Lawrence High’s girls basketball team on Thursday in the first round of the Firebird Winter Classic.
LHS, Free State set for tournament
January 29, 2015
After a week of long practices, Lawrence High’s girls basketball players are ready to show how much they’ve improved.
FSHS swimmers 3rd; LHS 5th
January 28, 2015
Free State and Lawrence High’s boys swim teams both earned top-five finishes Tuesday at the Topeka Capitol Federal Natatorium.
LHS boys suffer first setback, 83-72
January 24, 2015
As the final seconds ticked off of the clock in the Topeka Invitational Tournament championship game Saturday, Lawrence High senior Anthony Bonner buried his head into his jersey. By Bobby Nightengale