Lawrence High

KSHSAA releases regional matchups for soccer, baseball, softball

The Kansas State High School Activities Association released postseason pairings on Saturday for baseball, softball and soccer. Here's a rundown of regional matchups for Lawrence High and Free State in all three sports, as well as the full Class 6A brackets. The Lawrence High girls soccer ...

City may be becoming fertile ground for talented throwers

LEAVENWORTH — San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic, is known as the cradle of shortstops and has sent more than 70 players, most of them gifted with strong arms, to Major League Baseball. Western Pennsylvania pumps out quarterbacks the way Detroit does Fords. Joe Montana and Joe Namath, ...

LHS baseball drops regular season finale against SM South, 4-1

The Lawrence High baseball team out-hit Shawnee Mission South on Friday at LHS, but the Raiders edged the Lions for a 4-1 victory. Austin Quick and Reese Carmona led the Lions with two hits apiece. Quick drove in Carmona with an RBI single to tie it at 1-1 in the third, but the Raiders ...

Firebirds 4th, Lions 12th at 6A boys state tennis tournament

TOPEKA — The points weren't going in the favor of Free State's Erik Czapinski and Trey Melvin late in their third-place doubles match at the Class 6A state tournament on Saturday at the Kossover Tennis Center, but that didn't change Czapinski's demeanor. Czapinski's upbeat attitude helped ...

Katelyn McIntyre records hat trick to power LHS girls soccer past Leavenworth

Lawrence High senior soccer player Katelyn McIntyre has spent most of her high school career at right back, but one wouldn't know it with how she blitzed through the Leavenworth back line with ease in the Lions' 3-0 win over Leavenworth on Tuesday at LHS.McIntyre — who has transitioned to ...

Lawrence High softball shuts down SM North, 6-1

Zoë Brewer notched 13 strikeouts, and the bats heated up late in the Lawrence High softball team's 6-1 win over Shawnee Mission North on Tuesday at the Shawnee Mission Softball Complex. Kampbell Kilburn, Karly Johnson and Sammy Williams paced the LHS offense with two RBIs each. Kilburn led the ...

Free State boys golf 6th, Lawrence High 11th at Olathe North Invitational

The Free State boys golf team finished fourth in the Sunflower League tournament after the third and final round wrapped up on Monday with the Olathe North Invitational at Falcon Ridge Golf Course.Landon Berquist fired a round of 77 to lead the Firebirds to sixth place in the Olathe North ...

Lawrence High girls soccer jolts Junction City, 7-1

Maria Duncan and Banner Williams scored two goals apiece to power the Lawrence High girls soccer team to a 7-1 road win over Junction City on Monday.The Lions led 2-1 at halftime before pulling away in the final 40 minutes.Anna Chieu, Katelyn McIntyre and Mikayla Downs added one goal apiece for ...

Jake Baker hits Free State past Lawrence, 10-2

Jake “The Hit Maker” Baker had a nice week in one night Monday at Hoglund Ballpark in a one-sided city showdown.A strong, 6-foot-4, left-handed hitter who plays right field for Free State High, Baker produced a hit and at least one RBI in each of his four trips to the plate, leading the ...

LHS cheerleaders Jefferson, Warren sign with Ottawa

Lawrence High cheerleaders Talyn Jefferson and Abby Warren signed their letters of intent on Monday with Ottawa University.Jefferson and Warren will join an OU squad that won a Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference championship this year.

LHS softball loses lead late in setback against Maize South

Maize South rallied for five runs in the top of the seventh inning to upend the Lawrence High softball team, 7-4, on Saturday at the Olathe District Activity Center.Karly Johnson and Zoë Brewer had two hits apiece for the Lions. Lawrence scored all of its runs in the fourth. The Lions (10-9) ...

Lawrence High girls track and field wins SM North Relays

After tying for first place last week at the Seaman Relays, the Lawrence High girls track and field team wasn't in the mood for sharing gold on Friday at the Shawnee Mission North Relays.The Lions edged Leavenworth by one point with a first-place team score of 60 points.Evann Seratte won the ...

Free State 2nd, Lawrence High 5th at 6A boys tennis regional tournament

OLATHE — When the Free State doubles team of Erik Czapinski and Trey Melvin left the Sunflower League boys tennis tournament last week, they could hardly wait to return to the College Boulevard Activity Center for the Class 6A regional tournament. Czapinski and Melvin were disappointed that ...

LHS baseball stuns SME with 8-7 comeback win

Austin Quick's go-ahead sacrifice fly put the finishing touches on a furious comeback in the Lawrence High baseball team's 9-8 win over Shawnee Mission East on Thursday at LHS.The Lions trailed the Lancers, 8-1, after three innings before roaring back to tie it with seven-run fifth.Reese ...

LHS girls soccer tripped up by Olathe Northwest, 4-0

Lawrence High's girls soccer team was unable to keep pace with Olathe Northwest in a 4-0 loss to the Ravens on Thursday at LHS.Next up for the Lions (1-9-3) is a non-league match at 7:15 p.m. Monday against Junction City.

Diving preliminaries kick off Sunflower League championships at LHS

The diving preliminaries kicked off the Sunflower League swim and dive championships on Thursday at Lawrence High.Lawrence High's Eden Kingery is in fourth place with 266.15 points through eight dives. Free State's Savanna Dey and Mikyla Williams will be the first two alternates for Saturday's ...