Lawrence High soccer

LHS soccer keeps City Showdown close before freshman lifts FSHS, 2-1
April 25, 2014
Playing in her first soccer City Showdown on Thursday, Free State High freshman Sabrea Platz extended her entire body across the turf in front of Lawrence’s goal in the 76th minute to get a toe on the ball, sneaking it inside the left post and across the line for a 2-1 FSHS victory. By Benton Smith
LHS soccer wins at Leavenworth
April 23, 2014
The Lawrence High girls soccer team defeated Leavenworth, 3-0, on Tuesday at Leavenworth.
LHS soccer falls, 2-1, to SM East
April 22, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer team lost, 2-1, to Shawnee Mission East on Monday night at LHS.
LHS girls soccer loses, 7-0
April 19, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer team lost, 7-0, to Washburn Rural on Friday night at LHS.
SMW overwhelms LHS soccer, 11-1
April 18, 2014
Multiple times throughout the second half Thursday night, Lawrence High’s girls soccer players held their heads in disbelief. The Lions were down three goals to Shawnee Mission West at halftime, and after the break the hole grew deeper, almost by the minute. Before the teams could complete a regulation game at LHS, the 10-goal mercy rule ended it at 11-1 in the 75th minute. By Benton Smith
LHS soccer blanks SM North
April 11, 2014
Addison Campbell scored twice and Skylar Drum once as the Lawrence High girls soccer team won, 3-0, on Thursday at Shawnee Mission North.
Lawrence High soccer shut out
April 9, 2014
The Lawrence High girls soccer team fell, 9-0, on Tuesday at Olathe Northwest.
Lions soccer players lament lack of focus in OT loss
April 5, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer players didn’t get to feel good about some late-game heroics very long Friday night. Shortly after Lions sophomore Kennedi Wright-Conklin tied the game in the 78th minute to force overtime against Barstow, Mo., a defensive breakdown — a recurring issue — allowed the Knights’ Jeanne Brown to score the golden goal in a 3-2 Knights victory. By Benton Smith
LHS soccer edges Baldwin
April 3, 2014
Lawrence High soccer defeated Baldwin, 2-1, on Tuesday at LHS.
LHS athletes set goals as spring seasons begin
March 27, 2014
Some of Lawrence High’s spring sport teams return state-tournament experience. Others have ambitions of making it to the top this season. All of the athletes are optimistic at this point in the year, and they’ll have a chance to match expectations as every team will begin play within the next week. Here is a look at what all of the Lions’ programs expect out of the upcoming season. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS soccer sheds last year’s woes with opening win
March 26, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer players wanted to prove that they are much better than the team that won one game last season. They quickly made their point in their season opener, Tuesday at LHS. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS soccer eyes more ‘W’s’
March 25, 2014
Following a one-win season, Lawrence High’s girls soccer players are ready to turn the page. With the stability of several returning starters, there was a different mentality during the preseason as the Lions try to move past all of their struggles a year ago. By Bobby Nightengale
LHS soccer signee holds ceremony
March 14, 2014
Lawrence High senior goalkeeper Alex Ewy held her college signing-day ceremony on Thursday afternoon. She will play soccer at Emporia State University next year.
City athletes sign college letters despite snow day
February 5, 2014
Lawrence high schools were canceled on Wednesday, but that didn’t stop many city athletes from mailing or faxing letters of intent to their future colleges on national signing day.
2013 Journal-World All-Area Boys Soccer Team
December 9, 2013
A look at the 2013 Journal-World All-Area Boys Soccer Team: from left, Dustin Seibolt, De Soto, Asher Huseman, Tonganoxie, Austin Johanning, Perry-Lecompton, Chris Allen, Free State, coach Mark Joslyn Baldwin, Nicholas Joslyn, Baldwin, Eric Williams, De Soto, Russell Cloon, Baldwin, Connor Henrichs, Lawrence, Brandon Church, Ottawa. By Benton Smith