Lawrence High Cross Country

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
2013 Journal-World All-Area Boys Cross Country Team
December 11, 2013
A look at the 2013 Journal-World All-Area Boys Cross Country Team
2013 Journal-World All-Area Girls Cross Country Team
December 11, 2013
A look at the 2013 Journal-World All-Area Girls Cross Country Team
Emily Venters paces FSHS girls to first state cross country title
November 3, 2013
Led by freshman Emily Venters’ individual championship, the Free State High girls cross country team won the first Class 6A state title in program history. By Benton Smith
Free State girls eye state title in cross country
November 2, 2013
This fall, Free State High’s girls cross country team has finished first at five races. At the other three, they took second. The Firebirds, coming off a regional championship, hope to make it six team titles today in their final race at Rim Rock Farm, site of the Class 6A state championships.
Lions’ Pederson qualifies for state XC
October 27, 2013
Lawrence High sophomore Nathan Pederson placed 18th at a 6A regional cross country meet Saturday and qualified for state.
Free State boys, girls second at league cross country
October 19, 2013
Free State High’s boys and girls placed second in the team races at the Sunflower League Cross Country Championship. By Benton Smith
Lions’ Pederson first in SMW race
October 13, 2013
Lawrence High’s Nathan Pederson took first place among sophomore boys in the Shawnee Mission West Cross Country Invitational on Saturday at Shawnee Mission Park. Pederson finished the 5K race in 17:40.0.
LHS runners fifth at Seaman
October 6, 2013
Lawrence High’s boys cross country team took fifth place Saturday at the Topeka Seaman Invitational, while the LHS girls finished ninth.
Firebirds girls runners-up at 27-team Rim Rock Classic
September 28, 2013
Free State High’s girls cross country runners took to a wet course Saturday morning at the Rim Rock Farm Classic and muddied their way to the program’s best-ever finish at the large-scale event.
LHS runners 2nd, 4th at Heights
September 21, 2013
Lawrence High’s boys placed second and the LHS girls took fourth Saturday in the Shawnee Heights cross country invitational.
LHS runners seventh, eighth
September 15, 2013
Lawrence High’s girls cross country team placed seventh and its boys took eighth Saturday in the Emporia Invitational.