Lawrence High sports

LHS boys claim 39-33 victory
December 20, 2014
Free State High’s boys basketball team entered Friday with a plan to stop Lawrence High’s explosive offense. It included packing the paint on defense and slowing the tempo down on offense.
Piper powers Free State girls, 59-47
December 20, 2014
Free State sophomore Madison Piper was not about to let an illness or any player from Lawrence High stop her from leading the Firebirds to a victory in the girls basketball City Showdown on Friday at FSHS.
Lions getting lift from supporting cast
December 19, 2014
Lawrence High senior Anthony Bonner and junior Justin Roberts are the faces of the boys basketball team this season.
Big boost: Lopsided win inspires LHS girls
December 16, 2014
As the final seconds ticked off the clock on Monday night, Lawrence High girls basketball players had wide smiles on their faces, as their hard work finally showed some positive results. By Bobby Nightengale
FSHS swimmers fourth at Olathe
December 14, 2014
Free State High’s boys swimming and diving team took fourth place among 18 teams, while Lawrence High finished seventh at the Olathe Invitational on Friday night.
Lions take Blue Valley Shootout title
December 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys basketball team usually leans on star guards Anthony Bonner, Justin Roberts and John Barbee in big games.
LHS girls falter down stretch
December 13, 2014
During the final minute of what looked like it would be the first victory of the season for the Lawrence High girls basketball team, the Lions looked up and could not believe what they saw on the scoreboard. By Matt Tait
Lions stop Highland Park, reach tourney final
December 13, 2014
Lawrence High guards Anthony Bonner and Justin Roberts don’t talk about themselves as the closers for the No. 1 team in Class 6A. They just play that way.
Lions rip Wyandotte in Blue Valley Shootout
December 11, 2014
After another strong start, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team took a 17-point lead over Wyandotte into halftime on Thursday afternoon.
Firebird swimmers win at Manhattan
December 11, 2014
Free State High’s boys swimming and diving team won the Manhattan triangular on Wednesday at the Kansas State Natatorium.
LHS girls fall to T’wolves
December 10, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team gave up 15 offensive rebounds in the first half in a 57-44 loss to Blue Valley Southwest at LHS and never recovered when the Timberwolves converted those offensive boards into an 11-point halftime lead. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS grad Reaney 14th in World finale
December 8, 2014
Lawrence High alumna Emma Reaney capped her international debut with a 14th-place finish in the 200-meter breaststroke, Sunday at the FINA Short Course World Championships.
Reaney swims medley relay
December 6, 2014
Lawrence High product Emma Reaney swam the breaststroke leg on Team USA’s second-place 4X50 medley relay team at the FINA Short Course World Swimming Championships on Friday.
LHS boys romp in opener
December 6, 2014
It’s a new season for Lawrence High’s boys basketball players, as they donned their new white uniforms for their season opener on Friday against Emporia.
LHS girls rally but fall to Emporia
December 6, 2014
After coaching his first game at Lawrence High on Friday, Jeff Dickson was about as happy as he could be following the girls basketball team’s 59-48 loss to Emporia.