B.J. Rains

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Weekend devastates Jayhawks
May 15, 2006
Kansas University’s baseball team hurt its chances for an NCAA Tournament at-large bid Sunday, losing its second straight game to Northern Colorado, 7-4, at Hoglund Ballpark.
Lawrence High has to settle for soccer tie
Lions, Topeka play to 2-all draw; coin flip to determine regional seedings
May 13, 2006
Lawrence High’s soccer team controlled its playoff destiny coming into Friday night’s regular-season finale against Topeka. With a victory, the Lions would have played host Tuesday to Leavenworth in the regional opener. A loss, and the Lions would have had to play at Leavenworth. Neither happened.
Frosh, soph lead LHS
Lions’ future shines through vs. SMS
May 10, 2006
The Lawrence High girls soccer team looks to be in good hands next season.
Lions flawless in victory
May 7, 2006
Members of the Free State High baseball team watched Saturday’s game between Lawrence High and Blue Valley North, scouting the Lions before the city showdown Thursday at Hoglund Ballpark.
Free State stunned by play at plate
Controversial call prevents sweep in home finale
May 5, 2006
Coach Pam Pine saw it. Catcher Allie Hock saw it. Even the fans saw it. The only person that needed to see it, however, didn’t.
Firebirds make short work of Hawks
May 3, 2006
It’s becoming a recurring theme for coach Mike Hill and the Free State High baseball team: strong pitching, solid defense and timely hitting. And, more importantly, another victory.
Firebirds finish strong
Free State dominant in regular-season finale
May 2, 2006
With the Sunflower League meet looming this weekend, the Free State High girls swimming team easily could have looked past Blue Valley.
Sprow solid, but Lions split
April 25, 2006
After starting the season 5-0, the Lawrence High softball squad has struggled of late
Hungry Lion sparks LHS to baseball rout of O-East
April 21, 2006
Unknown to coach Brad Stoll, Lawrence High outfielder Michael Sickinger is on a diet.
Houk keys Lions’ victory
Lawrence handily wins five-team meet
April 19, 2006
Erina Houk was so surprised by her dominating victory in the 500-yard freestyle Tuesday in Lawrence High’s Knox Natatorium that when told she was needed by a reporter, she thought she had been disqualified.

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