Lawrence High girls basketball

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
Coleman scores 27 for Lions’ girls
February 19, 2014
Lawrence High senior Kionna Coleman knew some colleges were going to watch her play on Tuesday night against Shawnee Mission North at LHS. It didn’t take long for her to impress them.
LHS girls lose game, find point guard
February 15, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team didn’t end Friday’s game with a victory at Olathe Northwest. They did walk away with confidence in their new point guard. By Bobby Nightengale
SM Northwest girls keep LHS winless in league play
February 12, 2014
The Shawnee Mission Northwest girls basketball team simply had too many weapons. Hitting Lawrence High from all directions, seventh-ranked SM Northwest used a decisive 8-2 run in the third quarter to pull away for a 71-52 Sunflower League victory on Tuesday night.
LHS girls’ defensive identity disappears in loss to SMS
February 8, 2014
By the time Lawrence High’s girls basketball team finished its 71-52 home loss to Shawnee Mission South Friday night, coach Nick Wood had moved past the 41 shots the Lions missed. Wood couldn’t fathom the way LHS had broken down defensively, allowing the Raiders open lanes to the hoop, not only in the half court, but also against pressure defense. By Benton Smith
LHS girls fifth at Emporia
February 2, 2014
Jolona Shield scored 17 points to lead three Lawrence High players in double figures, and the LHS girls basketball team defeated Wichita Heights, 64-58, on Saturday for fifth place in the Emporia Glacier’s Edge Tournament.
LHS girls roll, 58-38
February 1, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team defeated Wichita Southeast, 58-38, Friday in the second round of the Emporia Glacier’s Edge Invitational.
Lawrence girls upended in Emporia opener
January 30, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls basketball team staked Topeka High to an 11-point first-quarter lead and fell, 49-35, on Thursday night in the first round of the Emporia Glacier’s Edge Tournament.
Tournament schedules set for FSHS, LHS girls
January 25, 2014
The Free State High girls basketball team received no favors in its draw for the Firebird Winter Classic, which begins on Thursday.