The Blue Streak

  • April 20V Track & Field @ KU Relays, University of Kansas Rock Chalk Park; 8:00 am,

  • April 19School IN Session - Snow Make-up Day

  • April 18District Bandfest Concert, Activity Center; 7:00 - 8:00 pm

  • April 18JV/V Girls' Soccer vs. Mill Valley HS, WRHS McElroy Field; 4:30 - 8:00 pm

  • April 18Blue Print Judging, Library; 3:00 - 9:00 pm

Boys are State Bound

Emily Burris, Online Editor

March 4, 2019

Filed under Boys Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

For the first time since 2011, the Jr. Blues Boys Basketball team is headed to Wichita for the 6A State Tournament. Finishing Sub-State with a 20-1 record the boys will be the top seed in the tournament. To put this into perspective, o...

Senior Carly Bachelor Receives McDonald All American Recognition

March 1, 2019

Filed under Around WRHS, Feature, Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

This year has been a memorable one so far for everyone involved in a sport or activity. This holds especially true for the boys and girls basketball teams. This season has been one to remember with both teams going undefeated for...

Wrestling Team Competes at State

Danielle Pancoast, Print Editor

February 26, 2019

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

On Feb. 22-23, the wrestling team traveled to Wichita to compete at the State tournament. The team qualified 13 wrestlers, and were led by seniors Dalton Sparling, Jake Brunton, Preston Williams, and Caden Cress, who all compet...

Bowling 1/18

Lauren Miller, Writer

January 25, 2019

Filed under Bowling, Sports, Winter Sports

The Washburn Rural High School Bowling Teams went to Olathe Lanes East on  Jan. 18. The Varsity Boys came away with a total score of 2517 pins with 2073 pins for the JV Boys. The Varsity Girls ended with 2266 pins and the J...

Girls Basketball 1/14-18

Major Copeland, Writer

January 25, 2019

Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

This past week has been quite an eventful one for the Washburn Rural High School Girls Basketball team.  They played a total of three games, two on the road against Seaman and Shawnee Mission North and there final game against th...

Boys Basketball Mid-Season Tournament

Emily Burris, Online Editor

January 25, 2019

Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Taking a break from regular season play the boys basketball team competed in the Basehor-Linwood Invitational. On Jan. 15 the blues began with Holton High School and looking at the score most would not think that the team got muc...

Wrestling Jan 11-12

Danielle Pancoast, Print Editor

January 15, 2019

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

After a successful weekend at Shawnee Mission South, the wrestling team traveled down to Newton, Kan. to compete in was is thought to be a more challenging tournament than Kansas 6A State; the Newton Tournament of Champions. This t...

Boys Basketball v Topeka West

Emily Burris, Online Editor

January 14, 2019

Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Jr. Blues traveled to Topeka West High School to face off against the Chargers hoping to continue their winning streak. The Chargers put up a strong fight, making this the closest game this team has seen this season. ...

Girls Basketball v Topeka West

Major Copeland, Writer

January 14, 2019

Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

On Jan. 11 the Washburn Rural High School Lady Blues basketball team continued their undefeated record beating Topeka West Chargers, 54-22. The team started the game off with a bang. Hitting eight of 12 shots in the opening and ...

Boys Basketball v Highland Park

Emily Burris, Online Editor

January 7, 2019

Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The varsity boys basketball team continued their undefeated season against Highland Park High School Jan. 4. The team is now 7-0 after a dominating 69-38 victory. Highland Park found a small lead early in the game but it would ...

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