Lawrence High sports

Lions place third at Topeka tennis
September 17, 2014
Lawrence High’s No 1 doubles team of Anna and Yelena Birt went 4-0 to take first place Wednesday in the Topeka High Invitational.
LHS quarterback Clothier aggressive on mat, field
September 17, 2014
Lawrence High junior Alan Clothier did not find himself on his back very often on the wrestling mat during his sophomore season, fighting his way to a state championship in the 182-pound weight class. Clothier has taken the same aggressive mentality on to the football field this fall after being named the Lions’ starting quarterback over the summer.
Showdown tickets for sale in advance
September 17, 2014
Advance tickets for Friday’s City Showdown football game between Free State and Lawrence High at LHS will be sold from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. today and Thursday in the LHS finance office.
Free State volleyball 1-1 at triangular
September 17, 2014
Lauren Johnson had 32 assists and Naomi Hickman had 15 kills as Free State High went 1-1 at the Olathe Northwest volleyball triangular on Tuesday.
Bermel 6th at golf invite
September 17, 2014
Free State’s Emily Bermel shot an 87 to tie for sixth place to lead all city high school entrants at the Shawnee Mission South Golf Invitational on Tuesday at Deer Creek.
LHS soccer plays to 0-0 draw
September 17, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys soccer players were proud of their play against Olathe Northwest on Tuesday but won’t have much to show for it. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS tennis mixes, matches way to 2-1 day
September 16, 2014
It was a revolving door of doubles partners for Lawrence High juniors Caroline Baloga and Audrina Hidalgo at the Lawrence quadrangular on Monday. Each had three pairings on the court for her three matches, but when they teamed up for the final match of the day, they found plenty of success. Baloga and Hidalgo combined to win the No. 1 doubles match against Topeka West and helped the Lions secure a 2-1 record in the quad at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale
Baloga, Cote 3-1 in doubles
September 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s doubles team of Caroline Baloga and Natalie Cote went 3-1 on Saturday to take ninth place in the Emporia tennis invitational.
LHS runners 7th at Emporia
September 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys and girls cross country teams both placed seventh Saturday at the Emporia Invitational.
LHS volleyball 2-1 at SMS
September 13, 2014
Lawrence High’s volleyball team had a 2-1 record at the Shawnee Mission South quadrangular on Thursday.
Lawrence High holds on against Leavenworth, 21-14
September 13, 2014
Lawrence High’s football defense played its own version of the two-minute drill Friday night, with a seven-point lead and half a football field to protect against Leavenworth. By Benton Smith
Last week’s miscues motivating Lions
September 12, 2014
Lawrence High football players weren’t happy with how they played in their loss to Blue Valley West last week. By Bobby Nightengale
Grace under pressure: Bartle, Firebirds win quad
September 12, 2014
Free State High’s gymnastics team took the floor for the first time this year as Class 6A defending state champions, and there were plenty of nerves. That didn’t stop them from performing well. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS tennis falls to BV Northwest
September 10, 2014
The Lawrence High girls tennis team lost, 7-2, to Blue Valley Northwest on Wednesday, but LHS coach Chris Marshall saw several positives from his Lions’ squad.
Lions volleyball goes 2-1 at quad
September 10, 2014
Lawrence High’s volleyball team won two of three matches Tuesday at Washburn Rural.