Lawrence High sports

LHS girls gain another league victory
February 21, 2015
Winless in the Sunflower League entering this week, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team now has back-to-back road victories in the league following the Lions’ 52-43 Friday night triumph at Olathe North.
Firebirds, Lions set for state swimming
February 19, 2015
When Free State High senior swimmer Jack Ziegler sets his mind on something, he usually finds a way to achieve it.
LHS boys rally, 70-66
February 18, 2015
Lawrence High guards Justin Roberts and Anthony Bonner led Lawrence High’s boys to a 70-66 victory over Shawnee Mission North. By Benton Smith
Long-awaited: LHS girls get first league win
February 18, 2015
First-year Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson got everything he could hope for out of his Lions on Tuesday night at Shawnee Mission North, and with his downtrodden team firing on all cylinders, the Lions beat a Sunflower League team for the first time in nine tries this season. By Benton Smith
LHS girls fight but fall
February 14, 2015
After a few bad starts in recent games, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team refused to fall into the same mistakes Friday against Olathe Northwest. By Bobby Nightengale
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.