Although there can still be some competition between them, freshman triplets Aidan, Bennett and Cristian Hense grow closer through swimming.
With winter sports coming around, athletes have to be prepared for the start of the season. Four athletes share how they train before the season starts.
The boys’ swimming team placed second this weekend at the state meet. Wichita East placed first with 308 points while the Lancers scored 274 points.
The boys’ basketball team is on a five game winning streak after Tuesday’s win against Olathe East, while the girls’ basketball team lost to Olathe East in a hard fought game. Wrestling placed 3rd in the Sunflower League Meet, and swimming prepares for state.
Over the weekend, the boys Swim and Dive team won a 10th straight Sunflower League championship.
Girls’ basketball placed 5th at the Topeka Tournament last weekend, while the boys’ beat Rockhurst, and swimming prepares for Regionals.
Boys’ basketball heads off to McPherson after a big win over SM West on Friday, while girls’ basketball looks to bounce back after a disappointing loss to SM West. Swimming gains momentum heading into their rivalry meet against BV North on Thursday. That and more in the weekly sports update.
Boys’ basketball came off a big win against Leavenworth on Friday, while girls basketball continues to struggle. Bowling, wrestling and swimming continue to prepare for their upcoming season after a long break.
The Lancer boy’s basketball team will play St. James this Thursday, Dec. 6. The game is part of a tournament being hosted by Shawnee Mission East. Boys’ swimming had their first meet Saturday but suffered a bad loss as they were missing some of their top swimmers.
Despite the loss of many senior leaders, the swim and dive team are determined to continue their pursuit of the state title by having younger class men step up to fill the gaps.
Check out a Q&A with winter sports athletes Rae Ehly, Tyler Nelson, Jack Haverty and coach Ryan Oettmeier.
This Friday and Saturday the Lancer Boys’ Swim and Dive team competed at the state meet. The team won the state championship for the sixth time in the last eight years.