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Preps notebook: Free State bowling sweeps road triangular

For the second consecutive meet, Free State’s bowling program picked up a pair of victories. During Tuesday's triangular at Park Lanes, FSHS finished first in the varsity girls and the varsity boys division. On the girls side, Free State posted a team score of 1,712 to win the three-team ...

Lawrence High girls basketball falls at home to Lansing, 52-14

Lawrence High’s girls basketball was unable to find much of an offensive rhythm in a 52-14 loss to Lansing Wednesday night at LHS. The Lions were held scoreless during the entire first quarter and only managed to get on the scoreboard after a pair of baskets by sophomore Serenity Keo in the ...

Lawrence High girls suffer 50-25 defeat at Olathe South

The second quarter sunk the Lawrence High’s girls basketball team in its 50-25 road loss to Olathe South on Tuesday. After trailing 9-5 following the opening period, the Lions (2-9, 1-5 Sunflower League) managed just one point in the entire second quarter. It was scored by Amaya Marshall, ...

Lawrence boys earn hard-fought win against Olathe South

In a battle between two top-six teams, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team had the last laugh by earning a hard-fought 47-41 home win over Olathe South on Tuesday. The Lions outscored the Falcons, 27-20, in the second half and that proved to be the difference in a slugfest. LHS, which is ...

LHS girls overwhelmed by Washburn Rural in 71-38 loss

Lawrence High’s girls basketball team was overwhelmed in a 71-38 road loss to Washburn Rural on Saturday afternoon. The Junior Blues, who are ranked No. 4 in Class 6A, doubled up the Lions after the opening period by racing out to a 20-10 lead. It was more of the same for the remainder of ...

LHS boys basketball bounces back to top Gardner Edgerton in home opener

Lawrence High’s boys basketball team did a good job of making sure one loss didn’t turn into two in a row, as the team bounced back to earn a 72-64 win over Gardner Edgerton Thursday night at LHS. After falling to Blue Valley Northwest (No. 1 in Class 6A) on the road two days ago, LHS ...

LHS girls basketball falls at Leavenworth

In its first game in eight days, Lawrence High’s girls basketball team struggled to get stops in the second half during its 41-29 road loss to Leavenworth on Thursday. The Lions (2-7) were within striking distance for much of the second half, thanks in large part to the hot shooting of Amya ...

Photo gallery: Lawrence High boys basketball at Blue Valley Northwest

Lawrence High's boys basketball team suffered a 72-50 road loss to Blue Valley Northwest in a battle between the top-two teams in Class 6A. It was the first loss of the season for the Lions, who fell to 8-1 on the year. The Huskies, who have won 29 games in a row dating back to last season, ...

LHS boys falter in fourth quarter of 72-50 loss to Blue Valley Northwest

Overland Park — For three quarters at Blue Valley Northwest, Lawrence High’s boys basketball gave the defending three-time state champions all they could handle Tuesday night. Ultimately, in a battle between the top two teams in Class 6A, the fourth quarter got away from Lawrence in a big ...

Lawrence boys swim earns convincing win at home meet

Lawrence High’s boys swim and dive program completely dominated its home meet on Thursday to secure another victory on the season. The Lions won eight of the 12 events on their way to a first-place finish in a four-team meet at LHS. They scored 225 points as a team, while Olathe North came ...

LHS boys basketball overwhelms Olathe East on defensive end in 64-33 win

Olathe — Thanks to a suffocating defensive effort over the final three quarters, Lawrence High’s boys basketball team cruised to a 64-33 win at Olathe East Thursday night to stay undefeated. The Lions improved to 8-0 on the year with the win, which includes a 4-0 clip in Sunflower League ...

Preps notebook: LHS wrestling defeats Louisburg in dual to highlight busy week

Lawrence High’s wrestling team picked up one win and dropped three matches during a two-day stretch this week, but the team’s lone victory was significant because it came at home on senior day. The Lions secured a 39-33 victory over Louisburg Tuesday night at LHS to start the week off ...

Photo gallery: Lawrence girls basketball vs. Shawnee Mission North

Lawrence High's girls basketball team secured a 41-36 win over Shawnee Mission North Wednesday night at LHS on Jan. 20, 2021. The Lions snapped a four-game skid with the win. Sophomore Serenity Keo led LHS with 17 points in the win. Photos by Carter Gaskins/Lawrence ...

Strong finish in fourth quarter leads to 41-36 win for LHS girls basketball

A young Lawrence High girls basketball team made enough plays down the stretch to secure a 41-36 win over Shawnee Mission North Wednesday night at LHS. The win snapped a four-game skid for Lawrence. Nearly everybody contributed to a strong finish by the Lions, who normally haven’t found much ...

LHS girls drop 37-35 decision to Mill Valley

Lawrence High’s girls basketball team faltered down the stretch in a hard-fought 37-35 loss to Mill Valley Friday night at LHS. The Lions took a 30-27 lead into the final quarter, but were unable to hang on in the end. The Jaguars closed it out by scoring 10 points in the final period, which ...