Advertisement

Lawrence High sports

Four city preps in all-star football game
April 12, 2014
Four city football players will play in the Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association All-Star game this summer.
LHS girls win Topeka track
April 12, 2014
Marissa Pope, Rebecca Finley and Matia Finley each claimed individual titles, and Lawrence High’s girls track-and-field team won the team title at the Topeka Relays on Friday.
Lions’ ace returns; O-North pitcher steals show
April 11, 2014
Lawrence High senior right-hander Bryce Montes de Oca had fans and Major League scouts buzzing with his sizzling 95-mph fastballs in the first inning on Thursday at LHS. Olathe North lefty Hunter Fox didn’t attract as much attention, but he left opposing hitters fuming. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS soccer blanks SM North
April 11, 2014
Addison Campbell scored twice and Skylar Drum once as the Lawrence High girls soccer team won, 3-0, on Thursday at Shawnee Mission North.
Lions’ Broadwell receives award
April 11, 2014
Lawrence High senior Caitlin Broadwell was honored by USA Today High School Sports and the Army National Guard with the Inspiration Award, which was presented to her during the LHS spring awards ceremony Thursday. The award is given to just 15 athletes across the country.
LHS girls coach leaves for overseas opportunity
April 11, 2014
When basketball coach Nick Wood packs for a road game next season, he better not forget his passport.
Irick 3-0 for LHS tennis
April 9, 2014
Thomas Irick went 3-0 in No. 1 singles, and Elliott Abromeit was 2-1 in No. 2 singles to lead Lawrence High’s boys tennis team Wednesday in a quadrangular at Topeka Seaman.
Lawrence High soccer shut out
April 9, 2014
The Lawrence High girls soccer team fell, 9-0, on Tuesday at Olathe Northwest.
Take two: Lions softball makes up for lost time in season-opening routs
April 9, 2014
All of the players on Lawrence High’s softball team were itching to play a game after the team’s first practice 36 days ago. That itch intensified after last week’s season opener was rained out, and the Lions pumped all that excitement into their swings at the plate during a doubleheader Tuesday at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS baseball loses at ONW
April 9, 2014
Olathe Northwest broke a tie with two runs in the sixth inning and defeated Lawrence High baseball, 4-2, on Tuesday.
Focus on serve pays dividends for LHS senior Irick
April 9, 2014
Lawrence High senior tennis standout Thomas Irick has been working on his serve for a couple of months. That’s going to cause plenty of trouble for his opponents. By Bobby Nightengale
High schools notebook: LHS softball shelves C Team
April 8, 2014
Lawrence High softball has canceled its C Team’s season. Injuries and low turnout were factors, but the biggest issue was the high school limit of 20 games for any girl during the softball season. Notes by Bobby Nightengale
LHS baseball rolls over BV North
April 6, 2014
Lawrence High’s offense clicked in Saturday’s 13-3 baseball victory against Blue Valley North.
Doubles lift Lawrence High tennis over Seabury
April 5, 2014
The doubles points ended up being the deciding factor in Friday’s boys varsity tennis match between Lawrence High and Seabury Academy, as the Lions edged the Seahawks, 5-4, at LHS. By Chris Duderstadt
Lions soccer players lament lack of focus in OT loss
April 5, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer players didn’t get to feel good about some late-game heroics very long Friday night. Shortly after Lions sophomore Kennedi Wright-Conklin tied the game in the 78th minute to force overtime against Barstow, Mo., a defensive breakdown — a recurring issue — allowed the Knights’ Jeanne Brown to score the golden goal in a 3-2 Knights victory. By Benton Smith