Sunflower Sweep!

Whether it was the near perfect weather conditions or athletes peaking at the end of the season, something was in the air Friday night at the Sunflower League Meet as 4 school records were set and six additional top 5 all time OE performances were recorded.  As if that wasn’t enough, the boys and girls Continue Reading

Hawks Sweep SM North Relays!

The Hawks continued their run through the 2012 track season with an impressive sweep of the team tiles at the prestigious SM North Relays which featured over 20 of the area’s best teams.  The boys held off Olathe North by three points to take the team title while the girl’s team won comfortably with Gardner-Edgerton Continue Reading

Weekly update

We will still be hosting the Freshman/Sophomore meet today at ODAC but will not being having shot put, discuss or javelin events as they are under water!  The schedule for the meet today can be found under the Schedule headings as well as the JV League meet at Shawnee Mission North on Tuesday. The results Continue Reading

Weather and the Hawks Prevail At Gardner

Even though Kansas’ spring weather was the ultimate winner on Friday in Gardner at the Trailblazer Relays, the Hawks still managed to put forth another winning effort.  Before the approaching thunderstorm sent participants scurrying for the buses, all but one of the field events and about half of the track events were completed.  Both the Continue Reading

Weekly update for meets on April 26th and 27th

The tentative schedules for JV and Varsity this week can be found under the schedule heading and directions to Gardner are on the right hand side.  We have had a change to the schedule for next week, the freshman meet at Shawnee Mission Northwest has moved to Wednesday, May 2nd. As we are approaching the Continue Reading

Kansas Relays Recap

The Hawks performed well over the weekend at the Kansas Relays which attracted some of the best high school athletes from Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Colorado, and Illinois.  There were several East athletes that placed in the top 5 in their event, several top 5 all time OE performances, and even one new school record!  These Continue Reading

McReynolds Honored by KC Star

Congratulations to Sam McReynolds for being named Male Athlete of the Week by the Kansas City Star!  He was selected based on his performance at the Barrier Breakers meet at Free State last Friday where he was victorious in four events including the 110m high hurdles, 300m intermediate hurdles, 100m dash, and 4x100m relay.

Senior Highlights, Dinners, Water and Schedules!!

This has been a busy week for our track team.  The results from Olathe South Non-Qualifier meet are now posted.  We also have the schedules available for the Freshman/sophomore meet at Patton and the KU Relay schedule for this weekend. I am still in need of a few dinners for Bryson’s family next week, so Continue Reading

East Dominates at Barrier Breakers

The Olathe East Track & Field continued its march through the 2012 season by running away (pun intended) from the other five teams competing at the Barrier Breakers Meet at Free State.  The meet used a modified scoring system which awarded one team point for each competitor that beat a preset time, height, or distance Continue Reading

Hawk Athletes Prominent in State-Wide Rankings

The 2012 Olathe East Hawks are very well represented in the most recent state-wide track & field performance rankings which includes all meets completed through last weekend. Athletes that rank in the top ten overall in the state include include Jacob Schultze (400m #9, 800m #10, and long jump #3), Sam McReynolds (110H #5 and 300H #6), Michael Williams Continue Reading