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Preps notebook: Henry Nelson dashing past competition this fall

For as long as he can remember, Bishop Seabury junior Henry Nelson hasn’t been able to slow down. That has been evident during his time with the Seahawks over the last two-plus years. Nelson runs for both the cross-country team and track squad. Nelson also played soccer and basketball during ...

Preps notebook: A look at how area teams did this past week

Lawrence High’s volleyball team has demonstrated its dominance on a weekly basis this season. This past week was no different, as LHS swept its first home meet of the year. Lawrence (9-1) knocked off Olathe West and Shawnee Mission North during Tuesday’s triangular. The Lions moved up to ...

Preps notebook: Senior linebacker leading LHS defense

Lawrence High senior linebacker Caleb Mondi hasn’t always been a defensive superstar. In fact, Mondi didn’t even play on the defensive side of the ball until the 2017 season. Mondi, who has been playing football since the third grade, only really knew how to play receiver prior to making ...

Preps notebook: Seahawks soaring past competition in 2018

The Bishop Seabury volleyball team has stormed onto the scene through the first 15 games of the 2018 campaign. After going 2-0 in a triangular at East Lawrence Recreation Center Tuesday, the Seahawks are now 12-3 to start the season and are ranked No. 5 in Class 2A via the Kansas Volleyball ...

Preps notebook: A look at how area teams did this past week

The Lawrence High volleyball team has hit the ground running to start the 2018 season. Lawrence defeated Olathe South (25-11, 25-14) and Shawnee Mission South (25-12, 25-17) in a triangular Tuesday. The Lions then finished second at the Olathe South tournament Saturday, which included wins ...

Preps notebook: A look at how area teams did this past week

The fall sports season is in full swing now with most area teams beginning the 2018 campaign this past week. Free State and Lawrence High gymnastics will open the year with a meet Tuesday at LHS, but the rest of the teams have already started the regular season. The Bishop Seabury volleyball ...

Week in review: Area teams begin fall sports season

The 2018 fall sports season officially began last week with a number of area teams in action. Free State’s volleyball team put up a good fight against the top-ranked team in the state, while the Lawrence High boys soccer team suffered a narrow defeat against a program that made it to the ...

Journal-World 2018 All-Area girls soccer team

Player of the Year: Emily Heinz, Bishop Seabury For the second consecutive spring, the sophomore forward was unstoppable on the soccer pitch. Heinz, who often faced multiple defenders, finished with a team-high 21 goals and four assists. She ultimately played every position, including ...

Journal-World 2018 All-Area boys track team

Athlete of the Year: LeeRoi Johnson, Tonganoxie The 2018 season didn’t go as smoothly for Johnson who went through a rehab after sustaining injuries during the football season. Still, Johnson repeated as a state champion in the 4A boys discus competition with a throw of 192-11. The Arkansas ...

Journal-World 2018 All-Area girls track team

Athlete of the Year: Evann Seratte, Lawrence Seratte broke the school record at the state track meet this spring, clocking a time of 2:16.09 to win the 800-meter run. Seratte did not qualify for the event during her sophomore season before claiming a title this spring. Seratte also placed ...

Bishop Seabury golfer wins tournament in Manhattan

Prior to the start of his high school career, Will Hedges is already making a name for himself. Hedges, who will be a freshman at Bishop Seabury this upcoming year, notched first at the KGA Boys State Junior Amateur Golf Tournament at Stagg Hill in Manhattan. He shot 18 over par to place first ...

Seabury’s Ella Blake wins 5-1A state title in 200 free, takes 2nd in 500 free

TOPEKA — Bishop Seabury junior Ella Blake knew her seed times in the 200- and 500-yard freestyles at the Class 5-1A state swim and dive meet weren't indicative of the caliber of swimmer she is, and she proved that during Saturday's finals. Blake showcased her stamina in the long-distance ...

Seabury’s Ella Blake garners top time in 200 free prelims of 5-1A state meet

Bishop Seabury junior Ella Blake posted the top time in the preliminaries of the 200-yard freestyle at the Class 5-1A state swim and dive meet on Friday at Capitol Federal Natatorium in Topeka. Blake clocked in at 1:58.91 — which was more than three seconds faster than her seed time. The ...

Seabury’s Grayson Rader 8th at 3-2-1A boys tennis state tournament

Bishop Seabury sophomore Grayson Rader finished eighth in the singles bracket of the Class 3-2-1A boys state tournament on Saturday at the Riverside Tennis Complex in Wichita. Rader defeated Hesston's Rhain Issac, 9-1, before falling to Hesston's Logan Gamble, 9-3, in the consolation ...

Seabury’s Grayson Rader goes 1-1 on Day 1 of 3-2-1A state tennis tournament

Bishop Seabury's Grayson Rader received a first-round bye and defeated Colby's Drew Starbuck in the second round of the 3-2-1A state tennis tournament on Friday at the Riverside Tennis Complex in Wichita. Rader defeated Colby's Drew Starbuck in the second round before falling to Wichita ...

Bishop Seabury girls soccer upends Highland Park

Bishop Seabury Academy's girls soccer team rolled to a 7-1 win over Highland Park.The Seahawks will play next at 4 p.m. Thursday at Cornerstone Family School.

Firebirds sweep City Series titles in singles and doubles

Throughout the summer and offseason, Free State senior Erik Czapinski and junior Trey Melvin started playing as doubles partners in preparation for the upcoming tennis season. With a jump-start to work on chemistry, Czapinski and Melvin proved how lethal they can play as a tandem. The duo won ...

Journal-World’s 2017-18 All-Area boys basketball team

Player of the Year: Garrett Luinstra, Free StateNamed the Sunflower League’s Player of the Year, Luinstra highlighted the Firebirds’ offense with 19 points per game. Luinstra led Free State to its second straight league title and second place in the Class 6A state tournament, the highest ...