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Girl Power

What a year it was for girls sports teams at Lawrence High and Free State High. The two Lawrence public high schools brought home four Kansas Class 6A state titles. The Lion and Firebird girls have made Lawrence proud in 2018-2019.
Filed Under Baseball/Softball | Volleyball | High School | Swimming

The One That Got Away

Two years ago, Bill Self offered a basketball scholarship to a local kid that was ranked in almost everyone’s Top 50 nationally. The kid was a big wing, roughly 6'5" tall. He could put the ball on the floor and finish at the rim. He was a great passer, and was liked by his teammates and community. He was an ELITE shooter who called himself a...
Filed Under Basketball | College | High School

Another City Showdown

It’s late October. The weather is changing. The daylight hours are getting shorter. More importantly, it’s city showdown week! This Friday, the Lawrence High and Free State High football teams go head-to-head for the 22nd time. Bob Lisher has been in charge of the Firebirds for every matchup. For Lions leader Steve Rampy, this is his first...
Filed Under Football | High School

May Scholar Athlete of the Month

He is a three-sport star that excels on the court, in the classroom and on the stage. Congratulations to the Bishop Seabury Academy senior Thomas Dizerega, our May High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month, presented by Dunco Heating and Cooling.
Filed Under Basketball | High School | Scholar Athlete of the Month

April Scholar Athlete of the Month

J.C. Watson may be new to Basehor, but he's already made a big impact. Congratulations to the Basehor-Linwood High School senior on being named the April Dunco Heating & Cooling High School Scholar-Athlete of the Month.
Filed Under Football | High School | Scholar Athlete of the Month

March Scholar Athlete of the Month

He plays football and soccer and runs track and field – and his future plans include going to medical school. Meet the Dunco Heating & Cooling Scholar Athlete of the Month, Eudora High's Jon Bock.
Filed Under Football | High School | Scholar Athlete of the Month