Lawrence High Cross Country

The Journal-World All-Area Boys Cross Country Team
December 24, 2014
The 2014 Journal-World All-Area Boys Cross Country Team By Bobby Nightengale
Free State’s Venters repeats as state CC champ
November 1, 2014
Free State sophomore Emily Venters had not lost a race all season entering Friday’s state championship meet at Rim Rock Farm, and she was not about to let anyone keep her from defending her Class 6A title. By Chris Duderstadt
Free State’s Venters repeats as 6A girls champ at state cross country meet
October 31, 2014
Free State High sophomore Emily Venters wrapped up a storybook season by winning her second straight Class 6A state cross country title on Friday at Rim Rock Farm.
FSHS runners win regionals
October 25, 2014
Free State cross country runners Emily Venters and Ryan Liston followed up their individual Sunflower League titles by winning their respective races Saturday at the 6A regional championship meet hosted at Shawnee Mission Park.
Free State sweeps at league cross country
October 18, 2014
When Free State High senior Ryan Liston crossed the finish line at the Sunflower League cross country meet on Saturday morning, he raised both of his arms over his head in triumph. It was a big day for him and the entire Firebirds cross country program at Rim Rock Farm. By Bobby Nightengale
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.
LHS runners 7th at Topeka Seaman
October 5, 2014
Nathan Pederson led the Lawrence High boys varsity cross country team to a seventh-place finish Saturday at the Topeka Seaman Invitational.
Free State’s Venters takes Rim Rock title
September 28, 2014
Last year, Free State High sophomore Emily Venters won individual titles in the Sunflower League, at regionals and at the Class 6A state meet. All she was missing was a victory in Kansas University’s Rim Rock Classic at Rim Rock Farm.
Firebirds’ Liston strong at finish
September 21, 2014
After 10 minutes in a cross country race at the Baldwin Invitational on Saturday morning, Free State High senior Ryan Liston was in third place but trailed the top two runners by several seconds and several meters.
LHS runners 7th at Emporia
September 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys and girls cross country teams both placed seventh Saturday at the Emporia Invitational.
LHS runners place 7th, 9th
September 7, 2014
Lawrence High’s cross country team placed seventh and ninth Saturday at the Manhattan Invitational. LHS was seventh in the boys race, ninth in the girls race.
Lawrence High fall sports ready to roll
August 29, 2014
Lawrence High’s boys soccer team will take the field tonight in its season-opener, while most teams get started next week. Here is a look at all of the Lions’ fall sports programs. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS squads on display at fall sports showcase
August 27, 2014
Lawrence High’s fall sports jamboree gave the school a chance to showcase all of its teams to fans for the upcoming season on Wednesday
FSHS runners eye state-title repeat
August 20, 2014
At the beginning of fall practices last year, nobody could have predicted a Class 6A state championship for Free State High’s girls cross country team. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS grad Roy Wedge still running strong
April 20, 2014
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology long has been regarded as one of the top colleges in the country for academics. Lawrence High alumnus Roy Wedge is proof MIT has pretty fair athletics, too. By Chris Duderstadt