Lawrence High sports

Lions play SMS to draw
October 17, 2014
After Thursday’s game against Shawnee Mission South, Lawrence High senior Jakob Burdett ripped off his jersey and screamed at the top of his lungs.
LHS taking confidence into clash with O-NW
October 17, 2014
Lawrence High football players don’t celebrate moral victories, but that doesn’t mean they didn’t take any pride in their comeback bid last week.
Lawrence High, Free State players headed to state tennis tournament
October 17, 2014
Lawrence High seniors Anna and Yelena Birt played some of their best tennis of the year last week at regionals, as they walked away with the doubles championship.
Lawrence volleyball 0-3 at Manhattan
October 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s volleyball team went 0-3 on Tuesday at the Manhattan quadrangular. LHS fell to Manhattan, 25-16, 25-5, Topeka Hayden, 25-18, 25-14, and Washburn Rural, 25-20, 25-15.
Birts nudge Dodds for regional title
October 12, 2014
Lawrence High seniors Anna and Yelena Birt have played against Free State junior Caitlin Dodd and Ali Dodd a few times this season. This family affair meant a little more on Saturday at Gardner-Edgerton High.
Firebirds second at league gyms
October 12, 2014
Free State placed second and Lawrence High finished ninth in the Sunflower League girls gymnastics meet Saturday at Shawnee Mission Northwest.
LHS runners place in top 5
October 12, 2014
Three Lawrence High boys cross country runners placed in the top five of their respective race, which was classified by grade, Saturday in the SM West Invite.
Lions’ furious rally falls short, 29-21
October 11, 2014
A comeback for the ages wasn’t in the books, as an interception in the end zone stopped any storybook ending in a 29-21 loss at the Olathe District Athletic Complex. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS volleyball splits
October 9, 2014
The Lawrence High volleyball team lost to Olathe North, 26-28, 25-11, 25-23, before defeating SM East, 25-17, 10-25, 25-21, on Thursday.
Lions looking to win ‘big game’ vs. Olathe South
October 9, 2014
Lawrence High football players and coaches aren’t hiding their excitement. They’re ready to add an exclaimation point to their season.
Firebird Bermel second at league
October 9, 2014
Free State High’s Emily Bermel placed third at the Olathe East Invitational on Wednesday.
Falcons clip Lions in 2OT
October 8, 2014
The Lawrence High boys soccer team went toe-to-toe with Olathe South on Tuesday, but lost to the Falcons, 2-1, in double overtime.
Top-10 finishes lift FSHS to 5th at LCC
October 7, 2014
Last week, Free State High senior golfers Emily Bermel and Karen Campbell were disappointed with the way they were swinging. That all changed Monday. By Bobby Nightengale
Freeman, 2 Jayhawks enter Hall
October 6, 2014
Former Lawrence High football and track coach Bill Freeman and Kansas University athletes Charlie Hoag and Walt Wesley were among 10 individuals inducted into the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday at Wichita Boathouse.
LHS volleyball 4th at Wells tournament
October 5, 2014
When Lawrence High’s volleyball team finds its rhythm, it has a potent attack that’s difficult for any team to stop. It’s just a matter of staying consistent.