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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

Softball and Baseball Auction and Trivia Night

Free State Softball and Baseball Auction and Trivia Night Saturday, January 13, 2018 6pm-11pm Lawrence Country Club Appetizers, raffles, silent auction and live auction…more details to come…

Important Wrestling Dates

Here are some important dates for all wrestlers in the upcoming weeks. November 2-3 hydration assessments (mandatory) November 7  Bully and Hazing meeting in the main gym @ 3:25pm November 9 Parent meeting in the small gym @ 6:00pm November 13 First day of practice @3:30pm Be sure to have all your paperwork into Carol before

Hazing and Bullying Presentation: Tuesday, November 7 at 3:25

On Tuesday, November 7, Mr. Elliot Hopkins of the National Federation of High Schools will be at Free State to discuss the topics of hazing and bullying with all Firebird’ student-athletes from 3:25 -4:10 in the main gym. This is a great opportunity for all Free State students to learn about these important topics as part

Firebirds Take Down Lions

The Firebirds defeated cross town rival Lawrence High in a 24-21 thriller. After putting the ball on the ground several times the Firebird’s were able to bounce back and break a 21-21 tie with a kick from Kameron Lake with 5 seconds left in the 4th quarter. After defeating the Lions the Firebirds ended the

Student-Athlete of the Week: Will Cook

Congratulations to soccer player Will Cook, the Free State High School Student-Athlete of the Week! Head Soccer Coach Kelly Barah has high praise for the senior: “Will Cook has been a member of the soccer program for four years and has been a huge contributor for the varsity team this year. He is one of

Softball Sign Up Meeting

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.