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Student Athlete of the Week: Charlie Johnson

Congratulations to Charlie Johnson, sophomore cross country runner, on being named the Free State High School Student-Athlete of the Week! Head Coach Steve Heffernan noted “Charlie was the top runner for the Firebirds at 7 of the 8 meets during the season.  He medaled at 6 of the 8 meets including league and regionals.  He

Player of the Week

Our very own Jax Dineen was awarded Player of the Week by Channel 41 after his performance against Junction City last week! Congratulations, Jax! Photo by Nick Krug of the Lawrence Journal World

Firebird Wrestling Family

Firebird Wrestling Family, It’s that time again for another great season of Firebird wrestling.  We are currently ranked 6th in the Pre-Season wrestling poll with 8 wrestlers ranked!  The program continues to be on the rise with the help of our parents, students, administration and the Free State community.   I have made note of some

Firebirds Soar Past Blue Jays

This past Friday the Firebirds took down the Junction City Blue Jays 47-14 to move on to the third round of the playoffs. The Firebirds improved their record to 10-0 which is one win behind the school record set by the 2006 team. The Firebirds will take on back to back state champions Derby this

Free State Softball sign up

Players intending to tryout for softball in the spring are encouraged to attend a sign up and informational meeting that will be held on Monday, November 6th at 3:30pm in the OAF.

Girls Basketball Has Completed Conditioning!

          2017-2018 Girls Basketball has just finished fall conditioning! Thank you to everyone who came out these past couple months.If you are still interested in playing this winter, it is not too late, go see Mr. Juneau in room 315A. Tryouts start November 13.          

Hydration Assessment for Wrestlers

Hydration Assessment for wrestling has been moved to Wednesday Nov. 8th from 8:00-8:30am in the boys locker room. You must have your alpha weigh-in before you can wrestle on Nov. 13th.

Free State High School Student-Athlete of the Week: Julia Larkin

Congratulations to Julia Larkin, a junior cross country runner, for being named Free State High School student-athlete of the week. Free State Head Coach Steve Heffernan said “Julia led the Firebirds all season long as the top runner.  She medaled in 7 of 8 meets including league, regionals and state.  Her state medal marks the

Firebirds Make Statement in First Round

The Firebirds started the playoffs by making a huge statement in the first round after defeating Wichita North 69-6. Jax Dineen started the game with a powerful  70 yard touchdown run knocking everyone down in his path on the first play. The defense was stout all night only allowing 6 points and under 150 yards