Mill Valley News

Braden Shaw
This is senior Braden Shaw’s third year on the JagWire staff and his first year as editor-in-chief. Outside of newspaper, Braden is involved in cross country, band, track & field, NHS and his youth group at his church. He also loves movies and hip-hop, and is a huge sports fan.

Braden Shaw, JagWire editor-in-chief

May 17, 2017
My childhood blog taught me to appreciate journalism (Story)
May 09, 2017
Girls soccer falls to Olathe Northwest 1-0 (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
Girls soccer defeats St. Thomas Aquinas 1-0 (Story)
Apr 15, 2017
Eastern Kansas League challenges and improves athletes across all sports (Story)
Apr 11, 2017
First season in the EKL league deemed successful by teams, coaches (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
Girls soccer defeats Blue Valley 1-0 (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
KSHSAA classifications challenged to increase competitiveness between public and private schools (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
JagWire reporters review local chicken finger restaurants (Story)
Mar 26, 2017
Lacrosse falls to Blue Valley West 12-3 (Story)
Feb 25, 2017
Boys basketball falls to Blue Valley 76-65 (Story)
Feb 11, 2017
Boys basketball team falls to St. Thomas Aquinas (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Boys bowling team grows closer through the sport (Story)
Feb 04, 2017
After 35 years in the district, head cross country coach Mark Chipman retires (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
Rise in fake news clouds judgment of students (Story)
Jan 18, 2017
5900 Monticello Road (Story)
Dec 16, 2016
The NCAA needs to finally start paying college athletes (Story)
Dec 10, 2016
Boys basketball falls to Lawrence Free State (Story)
Nov 25, 2016
Coaches train athletes in more than one sport (Story)
Nov 23, 2016
B&B updates theater in hopes of more business (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
SLT unveils new ‘Department of the Month’ program (Story)
Oct 27, 2016
Sideline Report: High School football playoffs edition (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
Volleyball falls to De Soto in three sets at Dig Pink game (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
Sideline Report: The Big Ten is a legitimate conference (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Sideline Report: The 2016 Royals were not a failure (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Girls tennis goes 6-2 in triangular (Story)
Sep 28, 2016
Expectations of privacy differ among students (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Sideline Report: Should athletes cross sports? (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Sideline Report: What should we expect from this Chiefs team? (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Letters from the Editors: It’s the start of something new (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Boys soccer ties with Aquinas 1-1 in rain-shortened game (Story)
Sep 03, 2016
Sideline Report: Here we go again (Story)
Aug 31, 2016
Boys soccer defeats Shawnee Mission North 4-0 in rain shortened game (Story)
Aug 16, 2016
What I wish I would’ve known as a freshman … (Story)
May 28, 2016
Girls soccer finishes fourth in state tournament (Story)
May 21, 2016
Scout camp offers a unique blend of history and adventure (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
Girls soccer defeats Blue Valley 1-0 (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Sideline Report: Villanova and North Carolina provide an instant classic in the national championship game (Story)
Mar 27, 2016
A preview of spring sports (Story)
Mar 23, 2016
Sideline Report: State champions (again) (Story)
Mar 09, 2016
Sideline Report: The greatest regular season quarterback ever finally calls it quits (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Sideline Report: Yet another conference title puts Kansas in the driver’s seat for a deep run in the NCAA tournament (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
Boys basketball defeats Tonganoxie (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Sideline Report: Do projections before the season have any impact whatsoever? (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Sideline Report: The student section needs to step up their game (Story)
Feb 09, 2016
Sideline Report: Super Bowl 50 — Peyton’s gotta retire now, right? (Story)
Feb 05, 2016
Swim team grows as new changes continue to come to program (Story)
Feb 05, 2016
Twenty-three athletes sign letters of intent at signing ceremony (Story)
Feb 03, 2016
Sideline Report: Do Peyton and the Broncos stand a chance on Super Sunday? (Story)
Jan 29, 2016
Looking back at the Saints Classic: Jaguars’ trip to Saint Thomas Aquinas tournament leads to second place finish (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
Sideline Report: Look, Kansas is going to win the Big 12 again, but here’s how it won’t happen (Story)
Jan 24, 2016
Boys basketball loses to Olathe East, finishes second at Saints Classic tournament (Story)
Jan 19, 2016
Sideline Report: The “Hunt for Red January” was well worth it, even if it ended abruptly (Story)
Jan 12, 2016
Sideline Report: Alabama winning another championship is bad for college football (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
Sideline Report: The ‘Golden Age’ of Kansas City sports (Story)
Dec 16, 2015
After 2:55 p.m. (Story)
Dec 11, 2015
Freshman boys form recreational team (Story)
Dec 10, 2015
Senior Chase Midyett participates in athletics all year long (Story)
Dec 08, 2015
Sideline Report: Three needs the Royals have to address at the Winter Meetings (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Sideline Report: The coaching carousel that is college football (Story)
Nov 18, 2015
JagWire newspaper and Mill Valley News online win awards at national convention (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
Students bond with friends and family through hunting outdoors (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
Sideline Report: Number 18 should finally hang it up (Story)
Nov 11, 2015
Sideline Report: How much power does a college football team really have? (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Sideline Report: Party like it’s 1985 (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Boys soccer defeats Turner 3-1 in regional playoffs (Story)
Oct 27, 2015
Sideline Report: Wait, there’s another Kansas City team in the playoffs? (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Athletic director Jerald VanRheen switches his focus from coaching to administration (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
Fantasy football serves as a competitive outlet for students (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Sideline Report: Once again, the Chiefs fail to meet expectations (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Sophomores McKenna Harvey and Simon Stewart cast as lead roles in this year’s fall musical “Oklahoma!” (Story)
Oct 13, 2015
Sideline Report: I can’t believe it happened again (Story)
Oct 10, 2015
Boys soccer falls to Shawnee Mission East 3-1 (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
Sideline Report: Another Blue October (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Sideline Report: An open letter to Andy Reid (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
New turf football fields placed at both district high schools (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
Sideline Report: A coaching decision gone wrong — Nebraska Edition (Story)
Sep 18, 2015
Boys soccer loses to Gardner-Edgerton 4-3 (Story)
Sep 15, 2015
Sideline Report: Was Johnny Cueto worth it? (Story)
Sep 08, 2015
Sideline Report: A look ahead to the upcoming NFL season (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
Sideline Report: Why the Royals winning now might not end in a World Series ring (Story)
May 05, 2015
Sideline Report: Stephen Curry gives me hope for the NBA (Story)
May 04, 2015
Girls soccer team defeats Shawnee Mission Northwest 2-1 (Story)
Apr 29, 2015
Sideline Report: The NFL Draft – Tampa Bay is on the clock (Story)
Apr 22, 2015
Sideline Report: MLB is becoming soft (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
Sideline Report: A blazing hot start shows promise for the Royals’ 2015 campaign (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Sideline Report: Duke wins the national title, further proving how good Coach K really is (Story)
Apr 07, 2015
Girls soccer team defeats Tonganoxie 10-0 (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
Sideline Report: And then there were four (Story)
Mar 27, 2015
High school athletics help to create well-rounded people (Story)
Mar 25, 2015
Sideline Report: The importance of a Wichita State versus Kansas rivalry (Story)
Mar 11, 2015
Sideline Report: Wild weekend in Kansas City sports (Story)
Feb 26, 2015
New projects from SLT have experienced difficulties and triumphs getting accomplished (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Sideline Report: The Big 12 is insane this season (Story)
Feb 17, 2015
Sideline Report: The NFL Pro Bowl and NBA All-Star Game lack excitement (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
Sideline Report: How the Royals can move past James Shields (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
Track coach Eric Thomas finds his inspiration from mentoring students on the field and in the classroom (Story)
Feb 04, 2015
Sideline Report: Super Bowl XLIX (Why would you pass it?) (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
Sideline Report: Media coverage of Deflategate needs to stop (Story)
Jan 22, 2015
Mill Valley sends four students to state debate competition in Derby (Story)
Jan 22, 2015
Sideline Report: A fitting end to a fantastic NFL season (Story)
Jan 13, 2015
Sideline Report: One true champion (Story)
Jan 10, 2015
The debate over Sony’s decision to cancel “The Interview” is unwarranted (Story)
Jan 07, 2015
Sideline Report: The impact of Stuart Scott (Story)
Dec 09, 2014
Sideline Report: College football playoffs – why Ohio State deserved No. 4 (Story)
Dec 02, 2014
Sideline Report: Why Bo Pelini should not have been fired (Story)
Dec 02, 2014
DECA places in first two competitions and look to future for more success (Story)
Nov 25, 2014
Sideline Report: The rise and fall of the NFC South (Story)
Nov 18, 2014
Sideline Report: Five teams to look out for as college basketball tips off (Story)
Nov 14, 2014
The high cost of sports: Soccer (Story)
Nov 11, 2014
Sideline Report: The Chiefs continue to exceed expectations (Story)
Nov 04, 2014
Sideline Report: A sports hangover in Kansas City has its positives (Story)
Oct 31, 2014
Deciding between athletics and academics (Story)
Oct 29, 2014
Sideline Report: My frustration with the SEC (and Alabama in particular) (Story)
Oct 22, 2014
Sideline Report: Why Kansas City is the new sports capital of America (Story)
Oct 16, 2014
Royals are finally in the playoffs (Story)
Oct 14, 2014
Sideline Report: How the ‘Magnolia State’ has changed college football (Story)
Oct 08, 2014
Boys soccer team defeats Piper 9-0 (Story)
Oct 07, 2014
Sideline Report: The Royals are a team of destiny (Story)
Sep 30, 2014
Sideline Report: Blue October (Story)
Sep 24, 2014
Boys soccer team defeats Basehor-Linwood 5-0 (Story)
Sep 24, 2014
Sideline Report: Is the new college football playoff system a good idea? (Story)
Sep 16, 2014
Sideline Report: NFL’s handling of domestic violence cases has landed Roger Goodell on the hot seat (Story)