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Free State football holds off Gardner Edgerton for 21-13 home win

The Free State High football team got its third win of the season in a hard-fought battle with Gardner Edgerton on Friday night, beating the Trailblazers, 21-13. Led by the run game of senior Jet Dineen, the Firebirds (3-1) racked up 330 yards, compared to 312 yards by the Trailblazers (0-4). ...

Preps notebook: Shryock wins, 3 city runners in top 10 at Baldwin

Free State High cross country runner Benjamin Shryock kept his stellar senior season going on Saturday by winning the boys 5K race at the Baldwin Invitational. Shryock won by more than 12 seconds at the race at Baldwin City Golf Course, finishing in 15:57.42. Fellow FSHS senior Jack ...

O-North defense keeps Firebirds in check in FSHS football’s 1st loss

Olathe — The Free State High football team could not get key scores when needed Friday night, as the Firebirds suffered their first loss of the season to Olathe North, 21-7, at the Olathe District Activity Complex. The Firebirds (2-1) only racked up 240 yards of offense while the Eagles ...

Firebirds set for showdown with Olathe North; Lions return home to face SM West

The Free State football team will face its toughest test yet when it looks to keep its unbeaten season alive on Friday at No. 2 Olathe North. After enjoying blowout wins over Shawnee Mission Northwest and Shawnee Mission South, Free State coach Kevin Stewart knows that this week’s game will ...