Lawrence High sports

Pool party! FSHS ends SM East’s league run
May 10, 2015
For the past two years, Free State High’s girls swimmers finished second in the Sunflower League Championship, and they weren’t satisfied. They spent all season training and planning to make their move to the top. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS girls track ties for first at SM North Relays
May 9, 2015
Lawrence High’s girls track and field team tied Olathe Northwest for first place in a 31-team field at the Shawnee Mission North Relays Friday with 55 points.
LHS girls soccer falls to SM South
May 8, 2015
Shawnee Mission South blanked Lawrence High, 6-0, on Friday at LHS in a high school girls soccer game continued from Thursday.
LHS, FSHS swimmers compete at league
May 8, 2015
Free State senior Courtney Caldwell finished first in the 100 freestyle and 100 backstroke to lead the Firebirds on Friday at the Sunflower League swimming preliminaries at Chisholm Trail Junior High.
Lawrence High softball rolls past SM East, 16-1
May 7, 2015
Had it been another afternoon, Joe Dee Tarbutton might still be kicking himself for the mistake.
FSHS, LHS swimmers set for league
May 7, 2015
Free State senior Courtney Caldwell has racked up her fair share of individual swimming accolades during her four years at FSHS.
Rain alters prep schedules
May 7, 2015
Inclement weather played havoc with local high school sports schedules Thursday.
LHS soccer falls to SM Northwest
May 7, 2015
Shawnee Mission Northwest defeated Lawrence High, 3-1, on Wednesday in a high school girls soccer match continued from Monday.
Lions’ Bledsoe open-minded about college destination
May 7, 2015
Lawrence High football coach Dirk Wedd has a new nightly routine these days. He picks up his phone to call up lineman Amani Bledsoe and talk about the junior’s schedule for the coming day. By Benton Smith
Barbee, Rajewski sign letters
May 6, 2015
Lawrence High seniors John Barbee II and Ben Rajewski signed their letters of intent to play college basketball on Tuesday in the LHS cafeteria.
LHS baseball edges SM North
May 6, 2015
Lawrence High’s baseball team drilled 12 hits and beat Shawnee Mission North, 4-3, on Tuesday at the 3&2 Baseball Complex.
LHS boys tennis ties BVSW, 5-5
May 6, 2015
Elliott Abromeit, Zach Bowie, Michael Braman and Brendan Connor won singles matches, and Lawrence High’s boys tennis team tied Blue Valley Southwest, 5-5, on Tuesday at LHS.
Lawrence High softball burned by big innings
May 6, 2015
A few bad innings have cost Lawrence High’s softball team in games this season, and Tuesday was no different.
Lawrence golfers place at Olathe
May 5, 2015
Free State’s Jack Flynn was third and Lawrence High’s Braxton Olson eighth to pace the city high schools at the Olathe North Boys Golf Invitational on Monday at Falcon Ridge.
Lions honor mom, but suffer setback
May 5, 2015
Lawrence High’s baseball team could not quite get over the hump in a 5-4 setback to Kansas City (Missouri) Rockhurst on Monday, but the loss and two rain delays did not keep the Lions from having some fun and remembering one of their biggest fans. By Chris Duderstadt