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Photo gallery: Free State softball vs. Lawrence High

Free State's softball team secured a 5-2 victory over Lawrence High Thursday night at FSHS on May 13, 2021. It was senior night for the Firebirds, who needed three two-out hits in the sixth to pull away from their crosstown rival in the regular-season finale. Photos by Carter Gaskins/Lawrence ...

Preps notebook: Several Free State athletes sign to play sports at collegiate level

Free State athletes in football, baseball, basketball, softball and several other sports have officially signed to play at the college level, and the school held a ceremony to recognize them on Wednesday. In baseball, Gage Callaghan is planning to compete for Baker University and Matt Gabriel ...

Photo gallery: Free State baseball vs. Lawrence High

Free State's baseball team earned a 5-2 win over Lawrence High Tuesday night at Hoglund Ballpark on May 11, 2021. The Firebirds ended their two-game skid with a win in the crosstown clash. Photos by Carter Gaskins/Lawrence Journal-World

Free State baseball earns 5-2 win over Lawrence to end regular season on high note

If you ask Free State senior pitcher Michael Uhler, his favorite out of the Firebirds’ win over Lawrence High on Tuesday night was the last one. Uhler was responsible for all 21 outs of Free State’s 5-2 win at Hoglund Ballpark. And the key to his complete-game effort in the rivalry game ...

Late heroics by Firebirds salvage 2-2 draw in girls soccer city showdown vs. LHS

A thrilling city showdown girls soccer game came down to a bouncing ball in front of the Lawrence High net with less than a minute to play on Tuesday night at LHS. And Free State freshman Kate Foust knew just what to do with it. With time winding down in the rivalry game, Foust’s ...

Free State boys tennis wins regional title for first time since 2011

Free State’s boys tennis team took home a regional title for the first time in a decade on Friday in the Class 6A regional meet at Gardner Edgerton. The Firebirds had both doubles teams finish inside the top five and two singles players earn top-six finishes on the day. They scored 15 points ...

Photo gallery: Lawrence High softball vs. Free State

Free State's softball team secured a 15-2 win over Lawrence High Tuesday night at LHS on May 4, 2021. FSHS senior Sara Roszak clobbered a pair of home runs and eight RBIs to lead the way for the Firebirds in the win. Photos by Chance Parker/Lawrence Journal-World

Free State softball pushes past Lawrence High for 15-2 win in rivalry matchup

Free State’s softball team overpowered Lawrence High in a 15-2 rivalry win Tuesday night at LHS. The Firebirds collected 19 hits, which included three home runs to go along with another five extra-base hits, on their way to a convincing win in the latest installment of the City Showdown. It ...

Preps notebook: Free State softball earns 13-1 victory over Olathe West

Free State’s softball team scored in all but one inning of its 13-1 win over Olathe West on Saturday at FSHS. The Firebirds (12-1) grabbed an early 1-0 lead in the first before adding three more runs in the third. They exploded with nine home runs in the fourth, while recording 13 hits as a ...

Lawrence’s offense limited to 4 hits in 6-0 loss to Blue Valley North

In a battle of ranked teams on Saturday at Hoglund Ballpark, Lawrence High’s baseball team was shut out for the second time all season, falling 6-0 to Blue Valley North. The Lions (No. 10 in Class 6A) simply weren’t good enough offensively to be competitive against the Mustangs (No. 7). ...