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Damara Stevens

Damara Stevens, JAG photo editor

This is junior Damara Stevens’ second year on the JAG yearbook staff. She will be working alongside her staff members as a photo and assistant editor. Damara is also a member of StuCo, the Relay for Life executive leadership team, NHS, Spanish NHS and Student Ambassadors. When she is not in the journalism room or occupied with extracurriculars, Damara spends her time playing with her foster puppies, going on walks and hanging out with her family.

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In the middle of his dance, junior Nic Botkin sways from side to side at the front of the stage during Mr. Mill Valley Friday, April 9. Botkin won the title of Mr. Mill Valley.

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Preparing to serve the ball, junior Luke Hansen tosses it up in the air while swinging his racket back.

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Reaching out to the side, junior Ben Fitterer hits the ball back over the net.

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Eyes on the ball, junior Derek Mulder prepares to hit it over the net.

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April 16, 2021
After winning a point, junior Derek Mulder celebrates with his doubles partner junior Ben Fitterer.

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April 16, 2021
After sprinting across the court, junior Luke Hansen reaches out to return a hit.

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April 16, 2021
Holding signs to protest the lack of climate policies, juniors Taylor Doyle, Grace Emerson and Sydney Wootton march  as members of the Sunrise Movement.

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April 16, 2021
Shawnee Sunrise Chapter members pose in front of a  banner drop supporting the Green New Deal on K-7 Highway Friday, Oct. 18.

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April 16, 2021
Students involved in the Shawnee chapter of the Sunrise Movement create a banner advocating for the passage of the Green New Deal.

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April 16, 2021
Shawnee Sunrise Chapter members pose in front of a  banner drop supporting the Green New Deal on K-7 Highway Friday, Oct. 18.

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April 16, 2021
After being announced as this year’s Mr. Mill Valley, junior Nicholas Botkin gets crowned by JJ the Jaguar.

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April 10, 2021
While the votes are being tallied, student body secretary junior Elise Canning tells jokes to the audience.

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April 10, 2021
During the poem portion of the evening, junior Fischer Unruh reads Dr. Seuss’s “One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish” to the crowd.

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April 10, 2021
Mid-air, senior Cole McClure dives into an inflatable pool filled with balloons to show his swimming talent.

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April 10, 2021
While assistant basketball coach Kurtis Bangle stands on stage, senior Aaron Kephart dunks a basketball over his head into a basket held by senior Peter Janssen.

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April 10, 2021
Looking down at the music, senior Peter Janssen continues playing “Mary Had a Little Lamb” on his trumpet to show his talent.

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April 10, 2021
With an electric guitar in his hands, senior John Fraka continues playing a song by Ariana Grande.

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April 10, 2021
During the talent portion of the night, junior Declan Taylor continues dancing.

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April 10, 2021
Looking out to the crowd, senior Aaron Kephart poses during his introduction.

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April 10, 2021
Reaching his arms out, senior Peter Janssen looks toward the crowd during his introduction.

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April 10, 2021
With his eyes on the crowd, junior Fischer Unruh holds up peace signs from the stage.

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April 10, 2021
At the beginning of the show, senior John Fraka dances between senior Peter Janssen and junior Fischer Unruh. StuCo held the sixth annual Mr. Mill Valley Friday, April 9 in the Performing Arts Center. Junior Nic Botkin was crowned this year’s Mr. Mill Valley after being voted into the final four by the audience, then chosen by the panel of judges to win. The event raised $503 for Relay for Life of Jaguar Nation.

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April 10, 2021
Speaking into the microphone, student body president Ellie Boone introduces each Mr. Mill Valley candidate.

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April 10, 2021
Students begin to qualify to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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April 6, 2021
Walking up to collect his letter, senior Aiden Parker receives two placement letters for placing in two separate competitions at the Job Olympics.

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April 6, 2021
Running up to collect her letter, junior Hannah Hunter energetically receives her award.

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April 6, 2021
Helping out with signing letters for job olympics, junior Kinley Drummond gets ready for the award ceremony.

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April 6, 2021
To celebrate finishing the Job Olympics, students were given the opportunity to choose a prize from a collection of rewards.

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April 6, 2021
Reaching for his trophy, student Jackson Stieutitt smiles as he goes to receive his reward.

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April 6, 2021
Collecting his letter from placing in the competition, senior Rylan Rothgeb smiles at special education teacher TJ Finan

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April 6, 2021
Looking down at his trophy, junior Gabe Fuller holds his letter for placing at the Job Olympics.

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April 6, 2021
Reaching for his letter, junior Kyle West beams with excitement.

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April 6, 2021
Holding her dress up, senior Parker Trollinger dances at the front of the stage.

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April 6, 2021
After walking through a tunnel created by the other actors, junior Benjamin Baumgart sings.

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April 6, 2021
Surrounded by other daughters, senior Ellie Boone points to the castle.

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April 6, 2021
With a sword between them, senior Leif Campbell and sophomore Asa Esparza look at each other.

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April 6, 2021
Baton in hand, senior Madison Jensen leads the police officers in a song and dance.

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April 6, 2021
Dressed in a pirate costume, freshman Aiden Ferguson holds a sword out towards sophomore McKenzie Keltner.

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April 6, 2021
Holding a telescope, senior Leif Campbell looks to where the daughters are.

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April 6, 2021
With her arm out and an umbrella on her shoulder, freshman Tenley Moss sings to the audience.

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April 6, 2021
Pointing a sword at freshman Tenley Moss, junior Mason Mullen walks in a circle around her.

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April 6, 2021
I Study: While I Walk

I Study: While I Walk

February 22, 2021
Looking at head wrestling coach Travis Keal, senior Nick Whisler prepares to be recognized during senior night.

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February 22, 2021
Eyes up, senior Brodie Scott walks alongside his parents to the mat.

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February 22, 2021
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