Lawrence High soccer

LHS soccer edges O-North, snaps skid
May 14, 2014
Lawrence High’s girls soccer team snapped a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 road victory against Olathe North on Tuesday.
LHS soccer falls, 4-0, at SM South
May 9, 2014
Shawnee Mission South shut out the Lawrence High girls soccer team, 4-0, Thursday at SM South.
Inconsistency trips LHS soccer
May 7, 2014
For a two-minute stretch during Tuesday’s 6-1 loss to Shawnee Mission Northwest at Lawrence High’s soccer field, the LHS girls played like they had practiced and executed their game plan exactly the way they wanted to. By Matt Tait
High schools notebook: Infield leading Lions softball
May 6, 2014
Lawrence High softball coach Joe Dee Tarbutton raved about his infielders before the season. They’ve lived up to the billing. With junior Morgan Byrn at third, sophomore Sophie Taylor at short, senior Marly Carmona at second and senior Kristen Gile at first, the infield has been one of the best in the Sunflower League at the plate and in the field. Notes by Bobby Nightengale
O-South soccer routs injured Lions, 9-1
April 30, 2014
Down four starters entering Tuesday night’s home game against Olathe South, Lawrence High’s girls soccer team suffered a fifth injury in the first half. The damages mounted even more rapidly for the Lions on the field, and they never challenged a talented group of Falcons in a 9-1 loss. By Benton Smith
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