Lawrence High girls basketball

LHS girls basketball made strides
July 17, 2014
A new coach meant a lot of changes for Lawrence High’s girls basketball players this summer. By Bobby Nightengale
The groundwork: Lions girls use camp to adjust to new basketball coach
June 6, 2014
After a four-day team camp, new Lawrence High girls basketball coach Jeff Dickson is impressed with his team. It takes time, but the Lions are beginning to adjust to his coaching style and his drills. By Bobby Nightengale
Ex-SMNW coach Dickson to lead LHS girls basketball
May 20, 2014
Lawrence High didn’t need to look far to find its new girls basketball coach. LHS hired Jeff Dickson, formerly of Shawnee Mission Northwest, and introduced him to players on Monday afternoon in the school’s cafeteria. By Bobby Nightengale
2014 J-W All-Area Girls Basketball Team
April 14, 2014
A look at the 2014 Lawrence Journal-World All-Area Girls Basketball Team By Bobby Nightengale
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.
LHS senior signs to play college basketball
March 26, 2014
Lawrence High senior Makayla Bell signed to play basketball at Neosho County Community College on Tuesday afternoon at LHS.
Roberts leads city boys on All-League rosters
12:00 a.m., March 19, 2014 Updated 03:50 p.m.
Lawrence High sophomore Justin Roberts was named the Sunflower League’s Sophomore of the Year and was the only non-senior to be recognized on the first-team All-League boys basketball team.
Two Firebirds on all-league girls basketball team
March 18, 2014
Free State High’s two leading scorers on the girls basketball team, senior Scout Wiebe and freshman Madison Piper, earned first-team All-Sunflower League honors.
Slow start dooms LHS girls, 51-34
March 6, 2014
It makes for a difficult task when a team goes scoreless in the opening quarter, especially when it is going up against the No. 10-ranked team in the state.
LHS girls open sub-state with new lineup
March 5, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team will have a new identity when it opens sub-state play at 7 tonight on the road against Olathe East. Junior point guard Marissa Pope is going to be back at the helm after missing four games with a left foot injury. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS, FSHS hoops sub-states set
March 2, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys basketball team was seeded third in its sub-state bracket and will get to play at least one more home game.
Adriana Jadlow sparks FSHS girls
March 1, 2014
On Friday night in the City Showdown, the Firebirds needed The Passer to become The Scorer, and Adriana Jadlow answered the challenge in a big way. By Tom Keegan
Freshmen to figure in Showdown
February 27, 2014
Although veterans like Kionna Coleman and Scout Wiebe will leave their mark in their final City Showdown at 5:30 p.m. Friday at FSHS, it’s evident that several of their younger counterparts are waiting for their turn to make a mark. By Bobby Nightengale
Undermanned LHS girls struggle vs. SME
February 26, 2014
The Lawrence High girls basketball team simply could not keep up with Shawnee Mission East during a 37-25 loss on Tuesday night at LHS.
LHS girls overcome early deficit to beat O-North
February 22, 2014
When Lawrence High’s girls basketball players have their shots falling, their defense becomes more active. It worked like a charm against Olathe North on Friday night as the Lions came back from an early deficit and won, 59-49, at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale