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Boys soccer beats Highland Park 12-1 in first regional game

Boys soccer beats Highland Park 12-1 in first regional game

Abby Layton, JagWire A&E editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS

  In the first postseason game of state playoffs, boys soccer mercy-ruled Highland Park Scots 12-1 on Tuesday, Oct. 24. The game began fast-paced with senior Brent Stevenson and junior Jake Ashford scoring two goals in the first five minutes. According to head coach Arlan Vomhof, t...

Volleyball falls to St. James in substate semifinals

Volleyball falls to St. James in substate semifinals

Lexi Flipse, Mill Valley News social media editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, Top stories, VOLLEYBALL

At the substate tournament at Pittsburg High School on Saturday, Oct. 21, the volleyball team started off with a win against the Pittsburg Purple Dragons, only to fall to the St. James Thunder in the semifinals. The Jags won both sets against the Purple Dragons, the first match 25-14 and the ...

Junior team manager Joe Cosmillo acts as third coach for the varsity volleyball team

Junior team manager Joe Cosmillo acts as third coach for the varsity volleyball team

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

October 22, 2017


Filed under FALL, SPORTS, VOLLEYBALL

As fans watch the volleyball team playing, they may notice a third person coaching alongside head coach Debbie Fay and assistant coach Ibraheem Suberu. That face is junior team manager Joe Cosmillo, who often helps the players both during practice and games. Joe has been involved in volleyball for most o...

Jaguars win final regular season game

Jaguars win final regular season game

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

October 21, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS, Top stories

The Jaguars defeated the Gardner-Edgerton Trailblazers 35-21 on Friday, Oct. 20. This was the final regular season game for the Jaguars, who ended with a regular season record of 4-4. The Trailblazers struck first with a running touchdown, giving them a 7-0 lead with just under three minutes left...

Cross country team adjusts to new leadership

Cross country team adjusts to new leadership

Abby Layton and Chris Sprenger

October 19, 2017


Filed under CROSS COUNTRY, FALL, SPORTS

Head cross country coach Chris McAfee stands eagerly on the sidelines at the Rim Rock Classic on Sept. 23, cheering and coaching his runners as they race past him toward the finish line. In McAfee’s first year as head coach he has applied a number of changes in the way the team practices and races. T...

Cross country places second and third at EKL championship

Cross country places second and third at EKL championship

Allison Winker, JAG editor-in-chief

October 13, 2017


Filed under CROSS COUNTRY, SPORTS

The boys cross country team placed second and the girls team placed third overall at the EKL meet at Johnson County Community College on Thursday, Oct. 12. Going into the meet, the girls team focused specifically on beating St. James, according to senior Britton Nelson, who placed ninth individually....

Jaguars defeat Blue Valley North at away game

Jaguars defeat Blue Valley North at away game

Taylir Charest

October 13, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

    The Jaguars beat the Blue Valley North Mustangs on Thursday, Oct.12. To open up the game, the Mustangs received the ball and started on the 20-yard line. On the same drive, the Jaguars intercepted the ball at the BVNorth 40-yard line and ran it back to the 20-yard line. Follow...

Girls golf team places third at regionals

Girls golf team places third at regionals

Ashlyn Windmiller, JAG Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under FALL, GIRLS GOLF, SPORTS, Top stories

On Tuesday, Oct. 10, the girls golf team played in the regional tournament at Lady Sykes golf course in Overland Park. Senior Bella Hadden received a score of 38, getting first overall, and junior Sarah Lawson placed fourth with a final score of 41. As teams were nearing the end of the ninth hole, ...

Boys soccer loses 4-3 against Blue Valley West

Boys soccer loses 4-3 against Blue Valley West

October 11, 2017


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS

Boys soccer lost 4-3 at home against Blue Valley West on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Sophomore Ian Carroll scored the first goal in the game during the first half. Quickly after, BVWest tied it up and later scored 3 more goals to win the game. Going into the game, junior Jake Ashford felt confident in ...

Jaguars take tough loss on senior night

Jaguars take tough loss on senior night

Katya Gillig, JagWire sports editor

October 7, 2017


Filed under FALL, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

The Jaguars lost in their final regular season home game to the Bishop Miege Stags 54-21 on Friday, Oct. 6. This loss drops their record to 2-4. Eleven seniors and one senior manager were recognized before the game, as well as all other fall sports senior athletes during halftime. Head coach J...

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